Crocs, Inc. is a shoe producer based by entrepreneur George B. Boedecker, Jr. to supply and distribute a foam clog design acquired from a Quebec firm known as Foam Creations. The shoe had initially been developed as a spa shoe. The primary mannequin produced by Crocs, the Crocs Seaside, was unveiled in 2002 on the Ft. Lauderdale Boat Present, and bought out the 200 pairs produced at the moment.
Crocs was the title sponsor of the Affiliation of Volleyball Professionals (AVP) Tour from 2006 by the 2009 season.
Crocs are available in quite a lot of types. They’re often manufactured in their very own amenities in Canada and Mexico, in addition to contract producers in Italy, Romania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, and China.
The sneakers are produced in a wide selection of colours relying on the mannequin. The Seashore and Cayman kinds can be found in additional than 20 colours; most different types are produced in a palette of 4 to 6 colours or two-coloration combos.
Crocs additionally sells different style equipment. Jibbitz are decorations which may be clipped to the air flow holes of the Crocs. These embrace designs primarily aimed toward youngsters that includes Disney characters. The corporate has additionally launched a line of handbags which might be additionally produced in a big selection of colours.
A “Fuzz Assortment” with detachable woolly liners lengthen the vary into winter put on.
Crocs additionally not too long ago entered the golf shoe market. Crocs acquired golf shoe producer, Chunk Footwear and have launched a croc styled pair of golf footwear, the Crocs Ace.