Brand
Brand

Aldo Shoes

About

ALDO Group is a "privately-held company which operates over 1,600 retail stores, approximately 1,000 of which are under the ALDO banner. The ALDO Group is present in Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland as well as in 60 franchised countries by the end of 2011."

Fun Facts

Design Philosophy
Design Philosophy

Design Philosophy

Why Eco and Ethical Design

ALDO does not state any commitment to designing or manufacturing using eco-friendly and ethical practices.

Inspiration

Materials
Materials

Materials

About Our Materials

Information on the production and/ or use of significant eco-friendly materials is not available. Aldo uses a significant amount of animal textiles in its collections. The company does not state information regarding the treatment of animals in its supply chain.

We use

Cradle-to-Cradle Design
Cradle-to-Cradle Design

Cradle-to-Cradle Design

Give Your Clothes a Second Life

Aldo does not state any information on how its collections can be recycled, upcycled, or discarded without an impact to the environment.

Recycle or Upcycle

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Sustainable Design
Sustainable Design

Sustainable Design

How We Process Our Textiles

Aldo does not share information regarding sustainable design practices or methods in which it sources textiles in an eco-friendly manner. The company recently invested in the redesign of its shoe boxes to reduce waste.

Eco-friendly Highlights

Social Responsibility
Social Responsibility

Social Responsibility

Giving

"ALDO places a premium on being a good corporate citizen by working to enrich the communities in which we live and work. It's not uncommon for ALDO or its employees to participate in fundraisers or to volunteer their time to community causes. ALDO is a brand with a conscience, a brand that cares. We actively support the fight against AIDS. Giving back to our communities is a necessary and fundamental part of the work we do everyday."

Examples of how we give back

Country of Origin
Country of Origin

Country of Origin

Supply Chain

Information pertaining to the countries Aldo sources materials and manufactures its products is not available.

Countries

Ethical Design
Ethical Design

Ethical Design

People in Our Supply Chain

Aldo does not state any commitment to the ethical treatment of its garment workers. Information regarding the payment of living wages to garment workers is not available.

Empowerment