What kind of company is Vans footwear?

Vans® is the original action sports footwear company, rooted in authenticity and creativity. Founded in 1966, Vans has thrived on a legacy of impacting our greater community through four pillars: action sports, music, art and street culture.

Is the Vans company part of the VF Corporation?

We welcome anyone and everyone into our global family and proudly celebrate an environment where individuality is embraced, equal opportunities thrive, and everyone is empowered to reach their greatest potential. Vans is part of VF Corporation, a Purpose-led, performance-driven and value-creating organization.

What does vans stand for as a brand?

Vans® is the original action sports footwear, apparel and accessories brand. The Vans brand promotes the action sports lifestyle, youth culture and creative self-expression through the support of athletes, musicians and artists and through progressive events and platforms.

Who are the sponsors of vans and sole classics?

Vans & Sole Classics Team up with Pretty Good Co. & Sunday Pizza on Hand-Dyed “Carmen” Authentic Two of the pioneers of the Japanese skate scene, Aki represented the clean, contest wholesome skater while Nishi was the wild man. Vans and Discovery Inc. partner on a collection to benefit Project CAT.


When did Vans start making shoes for kids?

A tradition since 1966, the creativity is still in your hands. Pick shoes or backpacks and make them yours. Looking for Custom Kids Shoes? Click Here Checkerboard your photos with the new Customs Checkerboarder tool.

How much does a pair of Vans shoes cost?

Checkerboard your photos with the new Customs Checkerboarder tool. Pick your favorite colors, and we’ll do the design work for you. Vans will donate $10 USD from every pair of Vans Custom Skate Classics purchased from Vans.com from June 21 to August 30, 2021 – up to US$200k – to Tides Foundation in support of Skateistan.