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solesociety.com

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Stage

Acquired | Acquired

Total Raised

$8M

About Sole Society

Sole Society is a lifestyle brand of women's shoes, bags and accessories dedicated to thoughtful and easy style for every day. Launched in 2011, Sole Society's mission is to teach women how to start their look from the shoes up. Sole Society is committed to providing quality on-trend shoes, bags and accessories at surprisingly affordable prices. Sole Society is available at www.solesociety.com and www.nordstrom.com as well as select Nordstrom stores nationwide.

Sole Society Headquarter Location

8511 Steller Drive

Culver City, California, 90232,

United States

877-765-3009

Latest Sole Society News

​Camuto expands e-commerce footprint by taking majority stake in Nordstrom subsidiary

Aug 26, 2016

Sole Society's Luella criss-cross mule Camuto Group Camuto Group has bought a majority stake in Culver City-based shoes and accessories company Sole Society, Camuto’s first digital acquisition as it expands its e-commerce footprint. Terms of the deal weren’t disclosed. Sole Society's Luella criss-cross mule Camuto Group Previous Sole Society majority owner Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) will remain a minority owner and continue to carry Sole Society merchandise at its stores and Nordstrom.com . Camuto Group, founded by designer Vince Camuto, said it plans to boost Sole Society’s category offerings and extend its line into key areas such as apparel, as well as develop the brand for global wholesale opportunities in several categories. "We are excited to be growing the Sole Society brand platform and creating opportunities through digital innovation and category enhancements,” Camuto Group Chief Executive Alex Del Cielo said in a statement. Sole Society CEO Andy Solomon said its partnership with Camuto will help it become a global brand and multi-branded e-commerce business. “We anticipate accelerated growth through enhanced resources and the expansion of distribution that will fuel our continued development and evolution,” Solomon said. Sole Society was founded in 2011 by Brett Markinson, which founded online flash sales company Hautelook.com before selling it to Nordstrom for $270 million. Sole Society sells some of its products at Nordstrom but mainly retails online. In addition to the Vince Camuto brand, Greenwich, Connecticut.-based Camuto Group also holds the footwear licenses for BCBGeneration and Jessica Simpson Collection, as well as the footwear and handbag licenses for Lucky Brand and ED Ellen DeGeneres . Click here to get the free daily L.A. Biz newsletter and breaking-news alerts. I-Chun Chen is a California-based freelance journalist. Related Content

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