Did you hear?... Merrell just keeps rolling in the accolades

Merrell just keeps rolling in the accolades.

Merrell just keeps rolling in the accolades. On page 10D of today's USA Today, columnist Olivia Barker wrote, "Sure, the official gear comes from Roots. But Olympic visitors queuing up to buy Team USA Togs are first slipping on shoes from Merrell -- the Games' unofficial footwear." SNEWS® View: Ummm, Jacques? Can you spread some of that good Karma around please?


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