Brooks Sports was founded in Philadelphia in 1914 and started producing and marketing sports shoes in the 1930s. More recently, Brooks has been focusing on running.
In 2015, Brooks was rated 1st for ethical manufactured sports shoes by German consumer organisation Stiftung Warentest. The overall rating was made up of company policy, manufacturing, sole production, components and transparency.
Brooks sole technologies
Shaped like a caterpillar, the Segmented Crash Pad is a midsole made up of independent, yet fully integrated shock absorbers.