November 22, 2013 – Conover, NC - Feetures!, the leading performance sock brand in the specialty running market, has been selected by the Independent Running Retailer Association as a nominee for Vendor of the Year.
IRRA members will vote for the winning company, with the award being presented on December 4th, 2013 at The Running Event in Austin, TX. Other companies nominated include industry heavyweights like New Balance, Brooks, Saucony and Superfeet.
The IRRA’s criteria for Vendor of the Year is demanding:
- Product consistency and marketing integration
- Commitment to the independent specialty running channel
- Customer service excellence and initiatives
- Specialty running marketing and community initiatives
- Retailer profitability
Feetures! President Hugh Gaither said, “We’re especially honored to be selected by running retailers. When I look at the other companies that were nominated, I’m very proud for our whole team here in North Carolina.”
Family owned and operated in Conover, NC, Feetures! is a leading performance sock brand with a singular mission: To support runners and other athletes in their pursuit of healthy active lifestyles.