Geox SpA engages in the manufacture, promotion and distribution of shoes and clothing under the Geox brand to retailers and end-customers. It operates through the following business segments: Footwear and Apparel. The Footwear segment offers booties, boots, sneakers, flats and ballerinas, moccasins, pumps, formal shoes and casual shoes for men, women and children. The Apparel segment includes outerwear such as jackets, down jackets, waterproof jackets and trousers. It also grants distribution rights and use of the brand name to third parties in markets where the company has chosen not to have a direct presence. Geox was founded by Mario Moretti Polegato in 1995 and is headquartered in Biadene di Montebelluna, Italy.