Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ): FOOTWEAR
What is the minimum per style and color way?
It really depends on the product and target price.
What materials can I use for the upper?
Suede, action leather, nubuk, mesh, leather, full grain leather, canvas, PU.
How can I reduce costs on the upper construction to reach my target?
You can replace the materials with synthetics, or use mixed material combos. This will help you reduce costs.
How can I get the right outsole?
We can help you find an existing public outsole mold kit, and save a lot of money while at it. Otherwise you will need to open your own sole mold kit.
Can I put my brand logo on it?
It will depend on the available outsole.
Can I make my own sole pattern for a more custom product?
Yes, we can develop your own custom outsoles based on your requirements. We recommend this only for high-end brands, since the initial cost is considerable. For price inquiries send us an email.
What kind of footwear construction is this company specialized in?
We focus mainly in vulcanized and cementing construction.
How can I get a price quotation?
Send us a specs sheet indicating upper materials, sole, etc. and the volume required.
If I don’t know how to make a specs sheet, can Brands and Develop assist me?
Yes, Brands and Develop can assist you in this matter, for a fee. Send us an email for further information.
The original files for footwear applications should be in what format?
Ideally in Adobe Illustrator, but .PSD or .PDF files also work.
Do your manufacturers or suppliers have any quality certification and external auditing company reports?
Yes, all of our suppliers have certifications and legal requirements.
How long does the development process take after we give you the specs sheets?
It usually takes from 3 to 5 weeks, depending on features, quality, factory space and number of items required.
Do samples have any cost?
It depends on the complexity of the project. For further details send us a DIRECT EMAIL
For prices, minimum and overall quantities please send us an email at email@example.com or thru our web contact form.