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Okabashi launches Gardenia shoe for medical professionals

Feb '06
Gardenia shoe
US -based manufacturer of foot therapy shoes, Okabashi Brands Inc announced the introduction of its white Gardenia shoe designed for medical professionals needing a massaging, supportive shoe that eases aching feet and alleviates leg and back pain during work.

Shoe collections from Okabashi Brands are designed to promote correct weight distribution and support and feature an anatomically correct, therapeutically contoured insole with beaded surfaces at the instep and toes.

The Gardenia shoe, part of the Oka b. shoe collection, sells online for $24.99 plus tax in white and a variety of other colors.

"The Gardenia shoe will delight nurses and other medical professionals who have been looking for a comfortable shoe at a reasonable price," said Bahman Irvani, President and CEO of Okabashi Brands.

"When they get off work, they will feel more energized and ready to move on to other activities, rather than feeling depleted and run-down."

Both Okabashi and Oka b. shoe collections offer a range of important benefits:

-- Foot support and massaging comfort

-- Durability and flexibility

-- Slip resistance on wet and dry surfaces

-- Machine washable and hygienic

-- Affordability

-- Endorsement from the American Chiropractic Association (ACA).

With manufacturing based in Buford, Georgia, Okabashi Brands is dedicated to providing customers with the best in therapeutic footwear and shoes, which are designed to prevent foot fatigue by applying the principles of reflexology and the application of its proprietary Microplast technology that make the shoes durable, flexible, slip resistant and supportive at the appropriate spots.

Okabashi Brands is number one in massaging footwear, having sold more than 25 million pairs in the US Okabashi Brands is currently sold at the company Web site, www.eFootHealth.com.

Customers can find both men's and women's shoes in a variety of styles and colors.

Shoe collections include thongs, casual slides, mid heel sandals and clogs.

Okabashi Brands Inc

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