As second step in value addition, the group started
making complete shoes since 1994 and its capacity today is over 1.5
million pairs of shoes per year.
The plants were
commissioned with machinery and technical expertise from the UK.
Predominantly a mens shoe
manufacturer, the product range comprises of Mens Formal, Classic,
Moccasins, Brogues and has an extended range of Casual shoes, and
Semi Formal shoes – in flat lasted and Strobel construction.
Ladies and childrens shoes
are also being produced in these factories
The company prides itself
in its own designing of shoes, engineering them for perfect fit,
choosing the right materials – leathers, linings and soles of
superior quality for its shoes.
The uppers pass through an
organized flow of skilled hands and modern machines as they take
shape into a pair of shoes – shoes that speak of comfort, finesse
To ensure quality of the
finished shoe, rigorous in process control systems are in place,
ably supported by testing facilities.
Leading brands and chain
stores in UK ( Clarks, Kickers,
Start Rite) are Forward’s major customers of shoes, with a host
of other European customers also – from Germany, Spain, Italy
(Stonefly, Marc, Geox)
Forward Shoes hold Goretex
licenses for production of both uppers and full shoes.