At a Glance
Established: 1892 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Headquarters: Merrill, Wisconsin
President & CEO: Lance Nienow
An ISO 9001 Certified Shoe Company
As an employee-owned company, Weinbrenner craftsmen work hard to provide hardworking men and women with the best, most comfortable boots and shoes around.
All WORK ONE and THOROGOOD American Heritage Work Boots and Shoes, and American Uniform styles are Union Made in the USA.
Our Local Union is proud to be a part of the Weinbrenner Shoe Co. since 1943. At that time we were an affiliate of the International Boot and Shoe Workers Union. We are now known as Locals #688 and #717 of the United Food & Commercial Workers International Union, AFL-CIO, CLC.
To further demonstrate its committment, Weinbrenner has implemented a Quality Management System which conforms to the requirements of the International Standard ISO 9001.
See the Weinbrenner “Made in USA” page. The footwear selections include Fire Boots, Safety Toe Work Boots, and Uniform Shoes. The Men’s Ultimate Shock Absorption™ Footbed is a postal certified foot pad.