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Hush Puppies Introduces New Paw-Flex™ Technology For Toddlers


Hush Puppies Introduces New Paw-Flex™ Technology For Toddlers

The new Paw-FlexTM Collection offers comfortable and flexible footwear for everyday toddler adventures

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WALTHAM, Mass., Sept. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Hush Puppies announced today its Paw-FlexTM collection for toddlers. More than 60 years ago, Hush Puppies pioneered a new kind of footwear with a casual, easygoing style designed to embrace everyday comfort. Now, the brand is introducing a line of toddler shoes with new Paw-FlexTM technology that is designed to support kids as they master walking.

Hush Puppies' new multi-directional Paw-FlexTM technology provides just the right amount of flexibility and stability for little feet. The collection's signature Paw-GripTM bottom enables ground contact for traction, while the memory foam footbed with contoured "pup-cup" heel cradle ensures all day comfort. Each shoe in the Paw-FlexTM collection includes a hook and loop closure for easy on, stay on.

"Toddlers not only need flexible footwear that helps them feel the ground as they walk and run, but also comfortable shoes that accommodate their growing, active feet," says Kate Cox, Vice President of Product, Hush Puppies Kids. "With the Paw-FlexTM collection, our goal was to design shoes that are both functional and stylish to align with current trends popular among today's parents."

The Hush Puppies Paw-FlexTM collection includes a high-top sneaker and a classic mary-jane, among other styles. The collection is available in sizes 4 – 10, medium and wide, and the SRP ranges from $48.00$50.00. In addition to retailers in the United States, the collection is available on

The Kids Group of Wolverine Worldwide drives the design and development of children's shoes under the company's portfolio of industry-leading brands, including Merrell®, Sperry®, Saucony®, Hush Puppies® and Keds®. As experts in children's footwear, the Kids Group team is dedicated to creating comfortable, durable and stylish shoes taking kids from first steps to the school yard. The Kids Group of Wolverine Worldwide distributes through leading retailers in the U.S. and globally in approximately 40 countries and territories. For additional information, please visit

In 1958, Hush Puppies introduced the world to a new kind of footwear – shoes with casual style and an easygoing attitude made to relax in. With more than 17 million pairs of shoes sold every year in 165 countries around the world, Hush Puppies is a global brand, a household name and a cultural icon that embodies the lighthearted spirit of its beloved basset hound. It is the go-to footwear, accessory, and apparel brand that delivers the right mix of timeless style and dependable comfort. Hush Puppies is a division of Wolverine Worldwide, the world's leading maker of casual, work, athletic and outdoor footwear for men, women and children. For more information, visit

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