News from Keds A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

Jun 30, 2014, 11:45 ET

Keds® Releases Research Study In Partnership With The Girls Leadership Institute On What Makes Teen Girls Brave

 Keds®, the iconic lifestyle brand integral in shaping advancements and understanding of the youth footwear market since 1916, today...

May 08, 2014, 22:54 ET
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Keds® Celebrates Taylor Swift With Special Event And Personal Appearance At Nordstrom

 On Thursday, May 8, seven-time Grammy winner and multi-platinum singer-songwriter, Taylor Swift, appeared at the Nordstrom at The Americana at...

Mar 03, 2014, 12:30 ET
"Selection of styles from the new Taylor Swift for Keds(R) collection." Photo courtesy of Keds(R).  (PRNewsFoto/Keds)

Keds® Unveils Spring Footwear Collaboration With Taylor Swift

 Style blooms this spring with the introduction of the latest footwear collaboration between Keds® and seven-time Grammy winning,...

Feb 26, 2014, 09:13 ET

Keds® Announces Sponsorship of Taylor Swift's The Red Tour in Asia; Expands Distribution Throughout Asia with Latest Collection

 Keds® announces its sponsorship of seven-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift's The RED Tour, making stops throughout Asia this June. The...

Feb 20, 2014, 14:00 ET

Keds® Unveils New Global Multimedia Campaign; Debuts New Grant Giving Program And Microsite

Keds®, the iconic lifestyle brand established in 1916, announces today the largest multimedia campaign in its history. Titled Million Brave...

Jan 13, 2014, 13:53 ET
Keds(R) Announces Sponsorship Of Taylor Swift's European 'RED Tour'; Gives Fans The Chance To Win A Trip To London. (PRNewsFoto/Keds)

Keds® Announces Sponsorship Of Taylor Swift's European 'RED Tour'; Gives Fans The Chance To Win A Trip To London

 Keds® announces its sponsorship of the European leg of seven-time Grammy winner Taylor Swift's RED Tour, making stops in London and...

Jul 02, 2013, 15:00 ET

Keds® Debuts Second Footwear Collaboration With Taylor Swift

 Keds® is kicking up style this fall with the introduction of its second footwear collaboration with seven-time Grammy winning,...

May 16, 2013, 11:00 ET

New Video Series Presented By Keds® Explores Taylor Swift's Personal Style

Taylor Swift talks personal style, fashion inspiration, and beauty looks in a new video series called Keds Presents: Taylor Swift On Style. The...

Apr 02, 2013, 09:03 ET

Keds® Introduces First Footwear Collaboration With Taylor Swift

 Fresh off the heels of a multiyear partnership announcement, Keds® is thrilled to introduce its first footwear collaboration with...

Mar 18, 2013, 12:00 ET
Keds(R) limited-edition Champion sneaker featuring the names of each city on the Taylor Swift North American RED Tour.  (PRNewsFoto/Keds)

Keds® Announces Sponsorship Of Taylor Swift's 'RED Tour'; Releases Limited Edition Tour Sneaker

Keds® is hitting the road this spring as a sponsor of seven-time Grammy winning, multi-platinum singer-songwriter and style icon Taylor...

Oct 11, 2012, 08:30 ET
Keds(R) is excited to announce its partnership with Taylor Swift introducing these limited edition red Champions, commemorating the release of Swift's latest album, Red.  (PRNewsFoto/Keds)

Keds® Announces Multi-Year Partnership with Taylor Swift

 Keds®, the iconic American lifestyle brand established in 1916, announces a multi-year partnership with six-time Grammy winning,...

Feb 22, 2012, 05:01 ET
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Keds® and Madewell Partner on Spring 2012 Capsule Footwear Collection

Keds, the iconic American lifestyle brand established in 1916, announced today the launch of its exclusive, limited-edition capsule collection...

Mar 15, 2011, 05:00 ET

Keds® Launches New Campaign, 'How Do You Do?' and Hits the Road With a Mobile Shoe Box

Keds®, the all-American original sneaker brand that represents timeless American style and inspires the art of what is possible, unveiled its...

Feb 24, 2011, 08:05 ET
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Keds Announces Exclusive Licensing Agreement with LF USA for Keds Apparel Line

Iconic American brand, Keds, announced today an exclusive licensing agreement with LF USA, a subsidiary of Hong Kong-headquartered multinational...

Jun 24, 2010, 10:00 ET

Keds Sponsors Whitney Museum of American Art Summer Season

Keds, the all-American original sneaker brand, today announced its sponsorship of the Whitney Museum of American Art's summer season, July...

Feb 08, 2010, 11:54 ET

Introducing The Limited Edition alice + olivia for Keds Collection!

Keds, the all-American footwear brand that invented the sneaker, today announced the launch of a unique collaboration with alice + olivia, a...

Dec 10, 2009, 13:54 ET
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 12/10/2009

Keds(R) Launches the Keds Collective(TM) at www.keds.com

Keds®, a division of Collective Brands Performance and Lifestyle Group, announced today the next evolution in the iconic American brand's...

Jun 15, 2009, 05:00 ET
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 06/12/2009

Keds and Loomstate Launch Sustainable Footwear Collection Exclusively for Barneys New York

Keds, the all-American footwear brand, today announced the launch of a unique designer collaboration with Barneys New York and Loomstate, a design...

Oct 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

Keds and Mischa Barton Extend Relationship as Brand Set to Launch New Look For 2008 Advertising Campaign

LEXINGTON, Mass., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- The Keds Corporation, a subsidiary of Collective Brands, Inc., announced today that it has extended its...

Dec 15, 2006, 00:00 ET

Stride Rite Corporation Announces Grant of Apparel License for PRO-Keds to Clothing and Music Mogul Damon Dash

NEW YORK, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Stride Rite Corporation announced today that it has expanded its current relationship with hip hop mogul...