Wolverine Work Boots have been around for over 100 years, making quality work boots that help you get the job done. They have always used the very latest technologies, to assure that your feet will have the serious protection they need for any job site, while having the serious comfort you need for working those long hour shifts.
Wolverine Boot Company History
Quite possibly one of the most well known work boot brands in the world today, Wolverine has become a favorite of both the men and women customers at our five Store Locations, because they offer maximum comfort and support.
Wolverine Boots began being made way back in 1883, as Wolverine Shoe and Tanning Corporation. They were a small family run leather tannery that was known for making tough, yet comfortable leather boots and gloves. By 1903 they had grown big enough to be manufacturing 300 boots a day, and so they moved to a new factory location in Rockford, Michigan, where they still reside today.
In the 1910's Wolverine's made the first Original 1,000 Mile Boots
In 1941 Wolverine began to work for the U.S. Navy during WWII inventing pigskin suede and crafting pigskin gloves
In 1964 Wolverine changed its name to Wolverine Worldwide, Inc
Wolverine's portfolio of owned and licensed footwear brands includes; Harley Davidson Footwear, CAT Caterpillar Footwear,Bates Footwear,Merrell, Sperry, Keds, Stride-Rite, Chaco, Sebago, Hush Puppies and Saucony.
Wolverine USA Made Boots
Wolverine Boots makes a classic line of premium American Made Boots that are designed in Rockford Michigan called their 1,000 Mile Boot Collection. Wolverine notes that their 1,000 Mile Boots are the soul of who they are and was so named because it offers 1,000 miles of wear.
These "Made in the USA" boots start with the best materials from around the world and then they are handcrafted in factories across America; including Wolverine's factory in Grand Rapids Michigan.Today, the 1,000 Mile Boots are still made with the same premium materials; like American Made Horween Leathers, and top-of-the-line Vibram Outsoles, resulting in well-made, retro style boots that look as cool as they feel!
Into its third century, Wolverine still handcrafts its 1,000 Mile Boots, using the original methods it used back in the 1900's, offering today's workman a premium quality tough, long-lasting work boot.
Wolverine Work Boots
The entire brand of Wolverine Work Boots and Shoes is well known for providing all types of workers with solid protection. Whether working under hazardous work conditions, in factories and warehouses across America, or even working outdoors in the harshest weather conditions, Wolverine makes the work boot or work shoe that will fit your needs.
Wolverine makes their line of work shoes just as tough as they do their work boots.
Whether you need Security Friendly Shoes for working at Airports or in Court Houses, or in need of Slip-Resistant Shoes for working in Restaurants and Pubs; because you are a Chef, Waiter, Waitress or Bartender, Wolverine has got your feet covered.
Are you an Executive that needs professional-looking shoes that can transition from the Boardroom down to the Factory Floor? Then check out Wolverine's Safety Toe Oxfords. These ASTM approved shoes will keep feet looking good, while protecting them from heavy crushing objects that might drop onto, or roll over the tops of the feet.
If you want the very latest in technology built into your Safety Toe boots or shoes, check out Wolverine's line of CarbonMAX Composite Toes that are engineered with Nanotechnology They have a much thinner toe cap wall, so they naturally provide more room in the toe box for swelling of the feet that occurs toward the later part of the work day. They are also much lighter in weight than traditional safety toes boots.
Quite possibly one of the most well known work boot brands in the world today, Wolverine has become a favorite of both the men and women customers at our five Family Footwear Center Store Locations, because they offer maximum comfort and support.