Fashion November, 14 2012

Behind the Scenes at New Balance, Cumbria, North West England

Frenchtruckers paid a visit to Flimby, Cumbria to check out the New Balance European Factory, where 237 employees have been churning out around 30,000 pairs of shoes since 1991. Factory manager Andy Okolowicz and Style Developer, simply known as ‘Mike’ give the grand tour which includes the factory floor as well as the design offices where rare collaborations, special editions and one-offs fill the shelves. Take a look through…