OUR MANTRA: SMALL STEP, BIG BETTER
5 articles in the category Better
Can leather be compatible with a responsible approach?
Published : 03/29/2021 | Categories : Better
It's a question that concerns a lot of eco-responsible brands today: can a leather shoe be compatible with an ethical approach? We thought it was important to take the time to explain in all transparency why we believe that our leather is the most suitable material to make a quality and responsible children's shoe.
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Recycled cotton for our children's shoes, the real good idea.
Published : 03/25/2021 | Categories : Better
We were not very familiar with cotton. It's a material that we very rarely find on our models. We mainly use it on our summer ranges, as outer lining for shoes and slippers.
Here we share our research and the reasons that led us to choose recycled cotton.
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BRING US BACK YOUR OLD BENJIE SHOES: AN ECO-FRIENDLY AND RESPONSIBLE ATTITUDE
Published : 10/17/2020 | Categories : Better
In order to minimize our impact on environment the best solution is to extend the life cycle of the products we use. This is why we offer a second life to your old Benjie shoes. Eco-friendly and responsible, this is how will be the future !
IN GENEVA WE DESIGN RESPONSIBLE SHOES ONLY FOR CHILDREN
Published : 01/21/2020 | Categories : Better
In Switzerland, quality and pragratism are core values that we always keep in mind when designing our shoes. Moreover, our experience as fathers and shoe store managers are assets to understand the needs of the kids and of their parents.
Photo by Marta Villacampa
BENJIE SHOES ARE HAND-MANUFACTURED IN THE NORTH OF PORTO (Portugal): THIS IS STRONG COMMITMENT !
Published : 01/20/2020 | Categories : Better
Manufacturing our shoes in Portugal is a strong commitment. Production costs are amongst the most expensive of the shoe-producing countries, however Portugal has many assets: this country has a sound shoe-making know how and tradition, it is located in Europe thus the environmental impact of transport is reduced, it benefits from a social protection of its workers. Moreover, we found in Portugal young & dynamic teams sharing the same spirit and values than us.