Red Wing Shoes



Excellence is a standard which transcends the test of time. For over a century Red Wing purpose-built footwear has been at the spearhead of innovation in the standard of excellence for work boots.

At the turn of the 20th century a shoe merchant named Charles Beckman in Red Wing, Minnesota saw a local necessity for shoes specifically designed for the demanding work of industries such as mining, logging and farming. The rigors of these jobs required footwear which was tough enough to outlast harsh working conditions, but Beckman envisioned a shoe that was also comfortable enough for the hardworking people who wore them. Beckman set out to develop work boots to fill this need and in 1905 he opened a company that would change the market. Beckman named his company Red Wing Shoes, and a new standard for excellence was born.

Over 110 years has passed since our founding and our commitment to producing only the highest grade footwear remains as unwavering as Beckman's vision. Our products consistently perform in environments spanning from the Mideast oil fields to the Midwest corn fields. Still headquartered in Red Wing, Minnesota, Red Wing boots protect workers in more than one hundred countries across the world, an accomplishment built by years of hard work, endurance, and the promise to never compromise on our quality.

Our Heritage collection is made up of footwear that represents the American ideals of prosperous work and excellence. Our shoes are built with premium Red Wing Shoe Leather from our very own S.B. Foot Tannery.

Red Wing Shoes is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Our Mission Statement: "We will be a great place to work for our employees as we strive to serve the interests of our customers, shareholders, vendors and community."

Our Quality Statement: "Make Great Product, Deliver On Time and Continuously Improve."

Watch The Red Wing Factory
The Factory
Meet the team that crafts 5000 pairs of boots with pride every day in Red Wing, Minnesota. Watch "The Factory."

Red Wing Shoe Repair
Shoe Repair
Red Wing shoes are built to last, and our repair team makes sure they live on. Watch "Shoe Repair."

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Irish Setter

Hunting and Work Footwear

Irish Setter is a brand that stands for innovation. We introduced ourselves in 1950 with the first of our breed, boot style 854. This distinctive boot was built using rich Red Russet leather, the color of an Irish Setter hunting dog. It was with that boot our tradition of loyalty to hunters began.

Our boots combine the determination of the hunt with the pride of a day’s work well done. Our commitment to the sport is what drives us. We are in the blinds, the stands, the swamps and the fields. We are tough enough to play hard and we work even harder. We are up before the dawn and stay long into the dusk. We are proud to be known as ‘the hunting boot that never quits.’

Like the loyal bird dogs who accompany their owners into the fields and woodland, Irish Setter boots don’t let up and don’t let down.

Irish Setter: Field Experienced.

Irish Setter Hunting and Work Boots


Hiking Shoes and Boots

Vasque is a performance-based outdoor footwear brand rich in heritage and deeply rooted in the outdoors. From its beginning in 1964 to today, Vasque understands the outdoors is a state of mind. It is this understanding that motivates Vasque to focus on world-class fit and quality in every performance backpacking, hiking and trail running shoe they create. Vasque’s authentic footwear is designed and built to withstand harsh conditions, rugged wear, and the tests of time - while delivering the best fit and all-day comfort on the trail.

Vasque: Trust on the Trail

Vasque Hiking Shoes

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