Joseph Cheaney

Business is Booming for the Northampton Shoemaking Industry

Business is Booming for the Northampton Shoemaking Industry

Whilst we regularly bring news of factory shops, discounts, and factory tours, it’s easy to forget that the shoe industry in Northampton is underpinned by forward-thinking business leaders who are helping to maintain the world-leading status of Northampton’s shoemaking industry.

A visit to the Joseph Cheaney factory shop

A visit to the Joseph Cheaney factory shop

Opposite the factory is an unassuming building where you can find a great range of Cheaney shoes at less than half their retail value. As well as finding out that the company still sources materials for and manufacturers "at least 95%" of their shoes in England, we learned of some of the collaborations that the Cheaney brand is currently working on.