Founded in 1919, Stride Rite has been creating and
engineering footwear to specifically meet the needs of children for over 85
years. They are the leading brand of
premium footwear for children.
Stride Rite Eyeglasses are designed in the same vein as their
brand of footwear. They are created to
cover a child’s eyes in style while incorporating smart, technically advanced
features available in a plethora of styles and colors.
Zyloware is the licensed manufacturer of Stride Rite
Zyloware Corporation was founded in 1923 Joseph Shyer in Long Island City, New
offices are headquartered just one block from the original location.
Zyloware’s most widely recognized innovation was introduced
in 1964 with the development of the Invincible, the world’s first Nylon frame,
which has been purchased by over 20 million customers. Zyloware launched the first American designer
eyewear brand-Gloria Vanderbilt Eyewear – in 1976. Zyloware launched the first
eyewear collection named for a celebrity – Sophia Loren Eyewear – in 1980.
Then, in 1982, Zyloware launched its award-winning Stetson Eyewear collection
and the line became widely recognized as the first American eyewear brand for
Other licensed brands include Via Spiga, Sperry Top-Sider,
Stride Rite, Invincilites and John Deere.