1. Nike - Founded in 1964 by Bill Bowerman and Phil Knight, Nike is now one of the world's largest suppliers of athletic shoes and apparel.

  2. Adidas - Established in 1949 by Adolf Dassler, Adidas is a multinational corporation known for its sports shoes and clothing.

  3. Puma - Founded in 1948 by Rudolf Dassler, Puma is a well-known German brand that specializes in athletic and casual footwear.

  4. Reebok - Originally founded in 1895 as J.W. Foster and Sons, Reebok became a subsidiary of Adidas in 2005. It is renowned for its athletic shoes and apparel.

  5. New Balance - Established in 1906 as the New Balance Arch Support Company, the brand has become popular for its running shoes and other athletic footwear.

  6. Converse - Founded in 1908 by Marquis Mills Converse, this American brand is known for its iconic Chuck Taylor All Star sneakers.

  7. Vans - Established in 1966 by Paul Van Doren and James Van Doren, Vans is recognized for its skateboarding shoes and apparel.

  8. Timberland - Founded in 1952, Timberland is renowned for its rugged outdoor footwear and accessories.

  9. Clarks - Established in 1825 by Cyrus and James Clark, Clarks is a British shoe brand known for its comfortable and stylish footwear.

  10. Skechers - Founded in 1992 by Robert Greenberg, Skechers is known for its trendy and comfortable athletic and casual shoes.

  11. Asics - Established in 1949, Asics is a Japanese brand that specializes in sports footwear, particularly running shoes.

  12. Merrell - Founded in 1981 by Randy Merrell, Clark Matis, and John Schweizer, Merrell is renowned for its outdoor footwear designed for hiking and other outdoor activities.

  13. ECCO - Established in 1963, ECCO is a Danish shoe brand known for its high-quality leather footwear and accessories.

  14. Brooks - Founded in 1914, Brooks is a well-known brand that focuses on running shoes and athletic footwear.

  15. Salomon - Established in 1947, Salomon is a French brand that specializes in outdoor sports equipment, including trail running shoes.