Where are OBOZ boots manufactured?

Oboz footwear is currently sold in more than 1,500 stores around the world. The shoes are made in two factories in Vietnam and distributed from a warehouse in California, leaving the Bozeman office to handle everything from sales and marketing to customer service.

Who founded Oboz shoes?

John Connelly
Oboz boots first hit stores in 2008, but the company’s founder, John Connelly, has been in the industry for more than forty years.

Where was Oboz founded?

Oboz Footwear was founded in 2007. Oboz Footwear’s headquarters is located in Bozeman, Montana, USA 59715. It has raised 350.0K in 1 round.

Is Oboz a good company?

It’s a great brand for hikers and backpackers looking for above-average cushioning, durability, support, and performance. And their footbeds just might be the most comfortable ones in the industry. As the shoe guy at Appalachian Outdoors, I’ve turned a lot of hikers on to Oboz.

What does Oboz stand for?

outside of Bozeman
OBoZ footwear—which stands for outside of Bozeman—is coming to market under the guidance of John Connelly.

Do Oboz run large or small?

They run small. I normally would wear a size 9, but REI recommended I get the 9.5 and glad I did. They are the only shoes I have that are 9.5. I wear them with thick socks.

Does Oboz run true to size?

Do sizes run small, large, or true to size? We always recommend visiting your local Oboz retailer to ensure the best fit. If this is not possible we do feel our products run true to size.

Are Oboz boots good for plantar fasciitis?

Oboz are a great brand if you need hiking shoes. They are not specifically made for Plantar Fasciitis, but offer great support and flexibility. It is advisable that off the shelf orthotics are added into these boots or any other boots, for a bit of extra arch support.

What does OBOZ stand for?

Where are the Oboz hiking boots are made?

Where Are Oboz Hiking Boots Made? While Oboz still has headquarters at the corner of Olive Street and Wallace Avenue in Bozeman, Montana, and has recently been acquired by New Zealand based outdoor retailer Kathmandu the factories are located in Vietnam. Are Oboz Boots Good For Hiking? These are boots for the serious hiker.

Who is the owner of Oboz Footwear?

Bozeman shoe company Oboz Footwear has been acquired by New Zealand-based outdoor retailer Kathmandu in a deal worth as much as $75 million, the companies announced this week.

How many Oboz stores are there in the world?

The acquisition will allow Oboz to grow its distribution, particularly in European and Asian markets, Connelly added. Oboz footwear is currently sold in more than 1,500 stores around the world.

When did Oboz shoes start selling in Bozeman?

Oboz (a portmanteau of outside and Bozeman) sold its first shoes — sporting names like Hyalite, Mendenhall and Gallatin — beginning in early 2008. “The brand for the last 10 years has been very tied to Bozeman, to Montana and to the greater Yellowstone area.