Australian and proud, holster is one of the world’s leading footwear brands based in beautiful Noosa Beach, Australia. With sixteen years of global success in ladies and children’s jelly footwear and espadrilles, holster recently expanded their range to include glam sneakers and have just released the SS17 Azura Collection.
The brand has enjoyed immense success due to its broad market appeal. From babies and teens, to fashionistas, ladies of leisure and older women, holster’s loyal fans are dedicated, passionate followers (and buyers) of the brand.
One of their key principles is to be a sustainable company and to use their influence to help prevent animal cruelty. The design and development team is committed to a vegan protocol because it’s essential to them not to harm animals or take shortcuts in production. Embracing this ethical philosophy in production has created 100% vegan footwear – registered with the Vegan Society UK and PETA Approved.
The quality control team oversees bulk production, checking materials on arrival at the factory and inspecting the shoes during assembly. holster then turns to SATRA for vigorous testing of grip, durability and strength, ensuring holster shoes are of the highest standard. We care about our customer’s health, which is why we use REACH PVC and TPU, certified by SATRA. holster cares about the environment and reduces their ecological footprint by utilising recycled materials for packaging.
The professional export team assists distributors on a daily basis to help grow business in their region, providing unparalleled marketing and graphic design support including social media artwork, campaign imagery, social videos and campaign videos.
From the first design sketch through to delivery of the finished product, holster is involved in every step of the supply chain process and for nearly two decades, they’ve built a world-wide reputation for designing and marketing unique, stylish, comfortable footwear at great value.
holster set the trend for jelly sandals globally, which are now sold in over 65 countries and 2500 stores worldwide, such as Russell and Bromley, Selfridges and Fenwick (UK), Central (Thailand), Robinson’s and Parkson Elite (Malaysia), Tangs department store (Singapore), Lotte department store (Korea), Takashimaya (Vietnam), Level Kids and Robinson’s (Dubai) and David Jones (Australia). We listen to our buyers and each year, adjust the Northern and Southern Hemisphere collections accordingly.
holster’s goal is to become the brand leader in contemporary casual chic footwear in the medium-high price range worldwide and they continually seek ambitious and experienced international distribution partners that share their strategic philosophy and would like to open holster retail stores and online stores in new and expanding markets.
Retail Licensee Requirements
• Proven experience owning and operating retail stores
• Success in the footwear and apparel industries
• Financial stability to support the opening and operation of multiple locations
• Access to prime real estate
• Knowledge and merchandise experience to pinpoint local preferences
Are you interested in becoming a holster distribution partner?
We have a few countries on the radar, to enquire about your region please complete the enquiry form below.