The Root Collective

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    The Root Collective partners with makers in Guatemala to produce handcrafted shoes from handwoven textiles. Our makers are defying the odds in their communities, pushing forward with hope in a place where darkness often overwhelms. They are providing jobs, food, and family to many without. We keep our margins slim because we don’t take advantage of our makers and pay them fairly, while keeping prices affordable for consumers. We believe there is power in our business model, and invite you to be a part of that.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2013
    HQRaleigh, US
    Websitetherootcollective.com

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    Employees (est.) (Sep 2019)3

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    The Root Collective has an office in Raleigh
    Raleigh, US (HQ)
    5409 Old Stage Rd
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    Molly Crashed Our Wedding Day

    "Are you sure?" That was the first line of my wedding vows. Standing in Florida sand while Hurricane Dorian threatened to stop in on our August 31st sunrise wedding – that's right, we planned a hurricane season wedding – I asked my husband to be if he was sure. More

    Ethical Brands from Head to Toe

    My eyes were opened to the reality of modern-day slavery several years ago, and I remember thinking that now that I knew about this issue, I had to do SOMETHING. I could no longer ignore the problem. But I was just one person. What could I do to combat slavery? More

    8 Ways I Style My Boots From The Root Collective

    Blogger, podcaster and overall awesome person, Molly Stillman, shows her 8 favorite ways to style her boots from The Root Collective.More

    How to Style Floral Shoes in Fall

    We are somehow heading into fall (where did you go, summer?!), and I'm looking forward to the change of season. There's just something about the smell in the air, comfort foods, and really... the fashion, that I just love. Floral patterns can feel like more of a spring fashion statement, but the tru…

    How Jobs Keep Families Together

    Economic orphan.  What in the actual world? Growing up in the Bible Belt, I had heard the word “orphan” all my life. I had been instructed that we were to care for them with our Christmas offerings, to stuff shoeboxes with toys, and to bring our loose change to VBS to support missionaries that were…

    Where Fair Trade All Began

    Fair trade is a relatively new concept, and it was all started by the courage of one woman. Read her story of how just one person can impact generations.More
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    The Root Collective Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was The Root Collective founded?

      The Root Collective was founded in 2013.

    • How many employees does The Root Collective have?

      The Root Collective has 3 employees.

    • Who are The Root Collective competitors?

      Competitors of The Root Collective include Allbirds, Forsake and Therafit Shoe.

    • Where is The Root Collective headquarters?

      The Root Collective headquarters is located at 5409 Old Stage Rd, Raleigh.

    • Where are The Root Collective offices?

      The Root Collective has an office in Raleigh.

    • How many offices does The Root Collective have?

      The Root Collective has 1 office.