CONVERSE INTRODUCES CHUCK TAYLOR ALL STAR X NIKE FLYKNIT

Style meets comfort with the launch of the iconic Chuck Taylor fused with Nike Flyknit technology.

JOHANNESBURG. (April 12, 2017) – The new Chuck Taylor All Star x Nike Flyknit collection for Spring/Summer ’17 marks the first time Converse has incorporated Nike Flyknit technology into any of the brand’s footwear, resulting in a truly innovative version of the Chuck Taylor icon.

The sneaker features a breathable upper to keep your feet light and cool no matter the weather, as well as a sleek TPU fused toecap, so that there’s no sacrifice on style.

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With the Nike Lunarlon sockliner and welded micro suede upper, the Chuck Taylor All Star x Nike Flyknit collection is also super-comfortable.

Available in Black/Storm Wind, Wolf Grey/Cool Grey, Green Glow/Rio Teal, Casino/Rhubarb, White Mono True Indigo / Soar. The Converse Chuck Taylor All Star x Nike Flyknit Collection will launch on April 21, 2017 at Converse Stores and Selected Retailers.

 

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About Converse

Converse Inc., based in Boston, Massachusetts, is a wholly owned subsidiary of NIKE, Inc. Established in 1908, the Converse brand has built a reputation as “America’s Original Sports Company”™ and has been associated with a rich heritage of legendary shoes such as the Chuck Taylor® All Star® shoe, the Jack Purcell® shoe and the One Star® shoe. Today, Converse offers a diverse portfolio including lifestyle men’s, women’s and children’s footwear, apparel and accessories and is sold globally by retailers in over 160 countries. For more information, please visit media.converse.com and follow @converse.

MEDIA CONTACTS:

Suzy Josephson

Styling Concepts

suzy@stylingconcepts.co.za

 

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Posted on: 12 Apr 2017

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