Intertek offers footwear testing, inspection, auditing, advisory, training and quality assurance services, enabling retailers, manufacturers and importers to evaluate the essential mechanical and physical properties of their footwear products across the supply chain.
Intertek's extensive footwear testing capabilities enable our customers to proactively evaluate their footwear at all stages of development and production. Testing the materials and components that make up the finished product, as well as evaluation of the complete shoe, helps reduce returns, improve quality and enhance customer loyalty and satisfaction. Our accredited footwear testing labs are strategically located in key footwear manufacturing regions, offering global reach with local solutions.
Our testing capabilities extend to all types of footwear, from athletic and children’s shoes to safety/PPE footwear and high-end designer shoes. Intertek is accredited to perform physical, mechanical and chemical tests, including testing for:
In addition to Footwear Testing, Intertek helps clients build, maintain, and protect their brands through advisory services that go above and beyond regulatory compliance.