FFANY membership gives you insider access to the footwear industry in the fashion capital of the world. NYC is where brands come to show their best, where retailers come to see the best, and where the industry turns for innovation. And FFANY makes it all easy.
FFANY brings together the footwear industries most prominent brands to host FFANY Market Week sponsored events where buyers and sellers mingle, trends and design are on display and industry leaders network and do business. We’re dedicated to helping our members grow this industry, move footwear forward and promote our community in the global marketplace.
“Having an efficient market for buyers and sellers to interact is essential. The role FFANY plays in bringing the footwear industry together is invaluable.”
“We may be friendly competitors, but at Shoes on Sale, the work we do together as an industry is critically important.”
“Without education and technical skills, there’s no way you can bring your ideas to life.”
“FFANY provides the most important ingredient in the footwear industry. An organized platform where retailers can work more easily each season with current vendors and discover new brands.”
Eligibility to participate in FFANY New York Shoe Expo four times per calendar year (pricing available per show).
List your New York showroom in FFANY New York Shoe Expo directories four times per calendar year (pricing available per show).
Company, Brands, Contact and Website information listed on ffany.org. Opportunity to be featured as a “Spotlight brand” under Events & News.
Over $400,000 of trade advertising is placed promoting the New York Shoe Expo in print and digital such as Footwear News, Footwear Plus, Footwear Insight & Vamp.
Special discounted rates for overnight accommodations at various hotels located in New York City. Provided by Onpeak – call 877.630.6758 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The opportunity to give back through participation in various charitable events including “FFANY Shoes on Sale” to benefit first step breast cancer research, Two Ten Footwear Foundation and Shoes that Fit.
Invitations to FFANY special events such as cocktail parties, networking opportunities and seminars produced by industry partners.
Press area and wireless internet access provided at certain venues during New York Shoe Expo.
Various offers and discounts offered by NYC & Company.