Converse Online Store: About Converse
Converse is a name synonym with sneakers. It is perhaps the most desired brand when it comes to casual shoes and fashion sneakers. People around the world go crazy for some of its iconic styles: Chuck Taylor, Jack Purcell, Converse by John Varvatos, Basketball, Skateboarding and Sports Authentics. The sneakers, apparels, basketball and skateboarding shoes by the maker are quite popular among the young generations.
Established by Marquis Mills Converse in 1908 with the name ‘Converse Rubber Shoe Company’ in Malden, Massachusetts, the company is a subsidiary of Nike Inc. Its iconic Chuck Tailor All Star shoes are still a favorite among school and college going young boys and girls. Another iconic basket ball shoe by Converse is the Weapon, which was first endorsed by Larry Bird and Magic Johnson.
The Converse primarily makes sneakers and fashion apparels for men, women, and kids. The main focus of the brand is on creative, sports-spirited, and rebelliously unique designs that suits and appeals to the young generation. Moreover, the brand actively participates in various campaigns, makes donations, and supports causes that are related to social issues and stigmas such as AIDS, etc.