Eastbay: from Catalog to Online

Posted on September 3, 2015January 7, 2016Leave a commentPosted in Canada, Clothes, Men's Clothes, Shoes, sports clothes, Women's clothes

Products Eastbay retails athletic footwear, apparel and sports equipment through mail order. They sell most major brands as well as a range of their own in-house branded apparel. Website Eastbay.com is slick, easy to use and with all the standard features that good online portals have; including product picture zooms and extensive customer reviews. We really liked […]

The secrets to buying Reebok online

Posted on July 21, 2015October 22, 2015Leave a commentPosted in Canada, Clothes, Men's Clothes, Shoes, sports clothes, Women's clothes

There was a time when Reebok really were cool. Back in the 1980’s, Reebok dominated the sneaker market, leading the US market for three years in a row from 1987-89. The 1980’s was bookended by innovations with the 1982 release of the Reebok Freestyle aerobics shoe – the first athletic shoe designed for women and the 1989 Reebok Pump […]

How Puma are kicking goals

Posted on May 14, 2015August 14, 20153 CommentsPosted in Clothes, Men's Clothes, Shoes, sports clothes, Women's clothes

PUMA is one of the world’s leading sports brands specialising in footwear, apparel and accessories.  Their online store puma.com attracts around 2 million unique visitors per month  which places it behind rival Adidas and well behind market leader Nike. Since 2007 Puma has been part of French group Kering (formerly known as Pinault-Printemps-Redoute or PPR).   Product Line […]

Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s – online portals worthy of the brand

Posted on April 12, 2015August 14, 20158 CommentsPosted in Baby Clothes, Beds And Bedding, Clothes, Department Stores, Health and Wellbeing, Men's Clothes, Shoes, sports clothes, Women's clothes

Macy’s is the largest US Department store (by retail sales) in the US. They operate around 840 stores in 45 states, the  District of Colombia, Puerto Rico and Guam.  As well as the Macy’s brand, they also operate Bloomingdale’s. Products As a department Store Macy’s sell a huge range of products from home, bed&bath, clothing, handbags and accessories, to jewellery, […]

Sears online shopping portal a winner

Posted on August 15, 2014October 22, 20154 CommentsPosted in Baby Clothes, Canada, Clothes, Department Stores, Men's Clothes, Shoes, sports clothes, Women's clothes

Sears is the fourth-largest American department store chain and the 12th largest retailer in the United States. It’s sister company Sears Canada (51% owned by Sears Holdings) operates Canada’s largest online retail website sears.ca. Information on the Canadian website is at the bottom of this review. Background Sears, Roebuck & Company (Sears) was founded in 1893 as an innovative catalog mail-order company.  By […]

Loudmouth: Loud Indeed!

Posted on July 4, 2014August 28, 20141 CommentPosted in Clothes, Men's Clothes, Women's clothes

Loudmouth Golf is an American sportswear company known for their ‘flamboyant’ apparel.  Once you’ve seen their clothes, you’ll not easily forget them. Loud indeed! From their website, they explain: We all grew up watching Johnny Miller in his shocking red pants and white belt, and Jack Nicklaus sporting his plaid polyester Sans-A-Belts. But when the time came […]

Jockey.com Review

Posted on July 3, 2014October 20, 20142 CommentsPosted in Clothes, General, Men's Clothes, Women's clothes

jockey.com is the online shopping store of Jockey Inc. – a manufacturer, distributor and retailer of underwear and sleepwear for men, women and children. Having invented the first ever men’s Y-front brief in 1934,  the word “jockey” or “jocks” has now entered the lexicon as a generic term for mens underwear. Product Range (3/5) If you wear it under […]

ASOS review: beyond UK

Posted on June 30, 20141 CommentPosted in Baby Clothes, Clothes, General, Men's Clothes, Shoes, sports clothes, Women's clothes

ASOS.com is one of the largest and most successful international online fashion and beauty stores. Established in the UK in June 2000, the company’s phenomenal growth has seen it expand throughout Europe, North America, Asia and Australia. Their website attracts more than 20 million unique visitors a month and in 2013, they turned over more than […]

Tips for Buying Shoes Online

Posted on June 23, 2014February 1, 20161 CommentPosted in Clothes, General, Men's Clothes, Shoes, Tips, Women's clothes

The advantages of price, availability, choice and convenience have made shoes one of the most purchased clothing items on the internet today. As with all online purchases there are plenty of things to be careful about too, and shoppers should read our general online shopping tips. However, here’s our five top tips for buying shoes online: 1. Get the […]