Citrus Heights, CA., March 20, 2019/PRNewswire/ -- BEARPAW, a global leader in footwear for women, men and children, introduced PETA-approved vegan styles to their product line. The brand is now offering vegan versions of their classic boot and slipper - Elle Short, Elle Tall, and Loki, featuring a wool-free lining and suede-free exterior. All are constructed with 100% vegan microsuede upper, a polyester blend lining and a lightweight rubber outsole.
"We are excited to introduce vegan versions of BEARPAW's classic styles to our eco-conscious consumers. Our team has been working closely with PETA to ensure that we are compliant with vegan industry standards and is very proud of the outcome. We hope to continue working with PETA and expanding our vegan offerings in the future," said John Pierce, BEARPAW President.
"Today's consumers reject cruelty to animals, so BEARPAW's decision to ban rabbit fur is as business-savvy as it is compassionate," says PETA Director Danielle Katz. "The brand's warm and stylish collection of 'PETA-Approved Vegan' boots and slippers makes it easier than ever for shoppers to put their kindest foot forward."
The Vegan Collection is treated with NeverWet®, an innovative technology that allows fabrics to breathe, while dramatically repelling water from the surface. The Vegan Elle Short ($69.99), Vegan Elle Tall ($79.99) and Vegan Loki ($44.99) are now available on bearpaw.com
Tom Romeo founded the BEARPAW brand in 2001 with the intention of redefining casual footwear by creating comfortable, stylish and fashion forward footwear. BEARPAW has carved out a niche area by providing customers with comfort and sensibility to set itself apart. From slippers to boots to casual footwear, only the finest materials are used to produce BEARPAW Footwear. By using the highest standards of craftsmanship BEARPAW can deliver the most stylish footwear while ensuring complete comfort. BEARPAW is available at Nordstrom, Macy’s, Famous Footwear and DSW.