AthleticCompression.com continues its growth as Aleva Stores adds McDavid to its inventory.
McDavid’s roots trace back to 1969 when Dr. Robert F. McDavid designed and developed what was to become the first widely used lateral protective knee brace in football.
Now, McDavid is the most widely used and recommended brand of braces among sports medical professionals and the industry leader in sports medical products, technical performance athletic wear and consumer merchandising.
The latest innovation to come out of McDavid is its HexPad Technology, which changes the way athletes wear under clothing by fusing padding to the performance fabrics and defining an entire new category – Protective Apparel.
Their goal remains to develop innovative products and technologies to help prevent injury and to enhance performance of athletes and active people of all ages, which fits in perfectly with what Aleva Stores is trying to do with AthleticCompression.com.
CompresSport has been tried, tested and approved by sports professionals and amateurs and has made itself a leader in the compression market. CompresSport is dedicated to helping athletes boost their performance, delay fatigue, avoid muscle tear and injury and provide quick and optimum recovery.
The CompresSport technical weave is designed for a more effective venous return from the feet to the heart as you exercise. After exercise, CompresSport fiber will continue to apply its actions of venous return acceleration and elimination of toxins produced during effort and support to the muscle. CompresSport makes sure your recovery is quicker and return to exercise is made easier and quicker.
The addition of CompresSport is an exciting one for Aleva Stores as they continue to strive to make AthleticCompression.com the most optimal compression site around. By bringing in CompresSport, a more ample inventory of the best compression wear on the market is available via AthleticCompression.com.
With the recent launch of DiabeticSockShop.com, Aleva Stores begins its quest to build inventory by adding Dr. Comfort socks.
Founded in 2002, Dr. Comfort has become the worldwide leading provider of diabetic footwear. Dr. Comfort recognizes the need for style, comfort and quality in the therapeutic shoe industry, which has allowed them to become the worldwide leader.
Dr. Comfort isn’t just a name – You’ll find the finest quality comfort socks around with Dr. Comfort. All styles of Dr. Comfort socks are designed and manufactured with your foot health in mind. Those with diabetes, arthritis, edema, neuropathy and circulation issues can find solace with Dr. Comfort.
Dr. Comfort socks use Nano Bamboo Charcoal Fibers which release Far Infrared Rays that may promote blood circulation and anion production, which has health benefits. It’s the best sustainable and chemical-free way to watch over your feet.
With aims to make DiabeticSockShop.com the go-to place for all things diabetic socks, the addition of Dr. Comfort makes for the perfect partnership.
Patagonia grew out of a small company that made tools for climbers and now makes clothing and socks for climbing, skiing, snowboarding, surfing, fly fishing, paddling and trail running. All these sports are silent sports and the reward comes in the form of connection between the athlete and nature.
Patagonia is always on the search for more environmentally friendly fabrics. In some Patagonia products, hemp and recycled polyester is used. By bringing in Patagonia, SocksAddict.com is not only adding stellar products, but environmentally friendly products for the sports that connect you with nature.
Aleva Stores continues to expand its business by launching DiabeticSockShop.com. The addition of DiabeticSockShop.com brings the total e-commerce sites run by Aleva Stores to 10.
With the new site, Aleva Stores aims to provide the best diabetic sock-focused website around. Aleva Stores understands that diabetic socks can’t just be lumped in with other socks.
“Like compression socks, diabetic sock brands also have very unique qualities that only trained fitters can fully understand,” said Aleva Stores President, Derek Gaskins. “We’ve equipped our compression fitters with the knowledge to properly assist our DiabeticSockShop.com customers in selecting the sock best suited for their needs.”
Aleva Stores will translate their compression stocking knowledge to the diabetic sock world to provide an unparalleled shopping experience.
The shopping experience customers can expect is the Aleva Advantage. For example, DiabeticSockShop.com will have a Low Price Guarantee – if customers find a product they want cheaper elsewhere, Aleva Stores will beat it by 10%. Customers will also have a 180-day return policy and free standard shipping.
The launch of DiabeticSockShop.com further expands Aleva Stores as an e-commerce sock juggernaut.
AthleticCompression.com is the latest website to be launched by Aleva Stores. Forged with the endurance athlete in mind, AthleticCompression.com provides easy navigation for compression socks, shirts, sleeves, tights and more.
Creating AthleticCompression.com was an easy decision for the Aleva Stores team. “We are excited to be bringing our knowledge of medical compression to the athletic world with the launch of AthleticCompression.com,” said Aleva Stores President, Derek Gaskins. “This knowledge combined with the power of Aleva Stores will provide consumers with the ultimate athletic compression buying experience.”
Those new and old to compression can surf through AthleticCompression.com with ease by shopping by style, season, color, features and more. In-depth product descriptions and Aleva Stores’ exceptional customer service will make sure customers get exactly what they need.
Compression is a growing trend in athletics and AthleticCompression.com is designed with that mind. “Compression is the new buzz word in the endurance athletic world. However, many manufacturers aren’t doing it right,” said Gaskins. “We’ve partnered only with those who truly understand athletic compression. Our trained fitters will work with athletes to choose the RIGHT compression product ensuring optimum performance.”
AthleticCompression.com is sure to be the go-to source for all things athletic compression for endurance athletes. The combination of premier products, exceptional customer service and the easiest navigation will have consumers coming back.
Aleva Stores is always on the lookout for premier brands to add to their many websites and the latest addition is Sugoi.
Sugoi is Japanese for “incredible” – so you know what to expect when you delve into Sugoi products. Founded in 1987 by David Hollands and Carol Prantner, Sugoi got its start as a basement operation and its goal was to address the short supply of genuine technical cycling apparel. Very quickly, Sugoi earned a cult following among athletes seeking the best performing, best-looking apparel available.
Over twenty years later, Sugoi has cemented itself as an international company that offers hundreds of technical garments and accessories, including layering pieces, jackets, shorts, socks and hats.
Aleva Stores further continues its compression apparel roll out with this newest addition. Bringing in Sugoi allows Aleva Stores to add yet another brand to SocksAddict.com and RunningSocks.com, along with further rounding out the inventory available on the soon-to-launch AthleticCompression.com.
Sugoi is an exceptional brand and Aleva Stores is excited about the addition to its inventory.
The latest move by Aleva Stores is the addition of Under Armour to its online stores. Not only will the addition further boost the sock selection found on SocksAddict.com and RunningSocks.com, but athletic apparel as well.
Founded in 1996 by Kevin Plank, Under Armour is an originator of performance apparel. Under Armour engineers gear to keep athletes cool and dry throughout the course of a game, practice or workout.
Technology behind Under Armour's very diverse product offerings may be complex, but reaping the benefits is simple: wear HeatGear when it’s hot, ColdGear when it’s cold, and AllSeasonGear between the extremes.
Under Armour’s mission is to make athletes better through passion, design and the relentless pursuit of innovation. Much like Aleva Stores, Under Armour cares about the people and wants to make their experiences better through quality and top-notch business.
Aleva Stores is thrilled to be able to add Under Armour to its online stores. The addition is sure to fuel the fire that is the best sock site around, SocksAddict.com.
The latest addition to Aleva Stores, Tiger Tail, got its start in the garage of its creator, Spring Faussett.
As a long time soccer player, Faussett often dealt with nagging injuries and sore muscles. Foam rollers and rolling pins never seemed to work for her; one day she wondered what would happen if she crossed a rolling pin and foam roller together. By using some parts ordered online, Tiger Tail was created.
Tiger Tail massage rollers are easy to use and help relieve muscle knots, aches, cramping, spasms and stiffness. Turn sore muscles into happy muscles with Tiger Trail.
Chalk up another non-sock addition to SocksAddict.com. Aleva Stores is proud to bring to Halo Headwear to both SocksAddict.com and RunningSocks.com.
The addition of Halo Headwear adds more depth to the headwear options provided at SocksAddict.com.
Halo got its start in Southern California, where stinging, burning eyes from salty swear constantly dripping is a common problem for athletes. After two years of testing ideas and various prototypes, the solution was made – a water-tight seal on the inside of the headband. The seal actually channels the sweat to the sides, out of your face, even if it becomes saturated.
SocksAddict.com’s always-growing inventory is full of versatile products to help you do the things you love. By adding a selection of Halo products, this further proves that.
The latest addition Aleva Stores is making to SocksAddict.com is sure to rev explorers and hikers up with excitment - Various products from Petzl are now available at SocksAddict.com.
For 30 years now, Petzl has been designing and distributing solutions that aid in commitment and progression on vertical and/or dark terrain with optimal efficiency, freedom and safety.
With expertise in mountaineering, trail running, climbing, caving and many other things, Petzl offers headlamps to light your way through the darkest and toughest terrains.
When it comes to lighting, Petzl invented the concept of the “entirely on the head” headlamp, which allows you hands-free progression in dark terrain. Petzl headlamps can be used by the mountaineer or hiker setting out at night or by the rescue professional who works at night. They are also extremely useful in activities such as camping, sailing, fishing and many others – when you need that extra light.
By bringing in Petzl Headlamps, Aleva Stores further commits itself to not only providing you socks on SocksAddict.com, but other products that provide you with the things you need during your activity of choice.
The newest addition to Aleva Stores’ inventory is a great motivator to get our youth off the couch and outside. GeoPalz presents a way to get the kids away from the television and get motivated to get active. GeoPalz converts your kids' activity into points for a chance to redeem free stuff.
GeoPalz uses 2-D pedometers that track the user's steps throughout the day. The steps are then logged onto the GeoPalz website using a username and password. Each week, GeoPalz sends an email to the parent with their child's progress. A graph will be included to show how they are doing and if they are taking more or less steps on average. The emails will also contain "Did You Know?" data that you can use when talking with your child about the week's progress.
So what free things can your child win? Activity based and educational products like baseball equipment, frisbees, soccer balls and more. They can also collect certificates to display their achievements.
The GeoPalz pedometers also come in a variety of different designs such as a ladybug, peace sign, soccer ball and many others.
The latest member to the SocksAddict.com family is Icebreaker. The addition of Icebreaker further adds more running, hiking and skiing options to the large inventory found at SocksAddict.com
Icebreaker got its start in 1994 when Jeremy Moon was introduced to a Merino sheep farmer, Brian Brackenridge. Brackenridge showed Moon a prototype of a thermal t-shirt made from 100% Merino wool. Moon enjoyed it so much he wanted to sell them and soon began a laying out a business plan.
For Icebreaker, it’s all about functionality – better temperature regulation, mobility, sweat management and fit. Their roots are in nature and their designers constantly use New Zealand’s wild landscape as a source of inspiration.
Aleva Stores is full of glee to bring Icebreaker to the best sock site on the web, SocksAddict.com
The full line of Thorlos socks is the latest addition to the always growing inventory at Aleva Stores. By bringing in Thorlos, more running, hiking, winter, basketball, dress and plenty of other socks will be at the disposal of visiting consumers.
Thorlos have grown wildly popular and known for their fat pad protection. Thorlos socks protect fat pads from shearing forces by transferring these forces from fat pads to the cushion fabric, where fat pad degradation has already occurred. Thorlos’ engineered fabric helps replace the function of the natural pads. Put Thorlos on your feet and you’ll find yourself having a more natural environment inside your shoe.
The addition of socks for the 30-plus activities Thorlos has to offer is just another reason SocksAddict.com is the go-to spot for all things socks.
In a move to expand beyond just socks, Aleva Stores is adding Buff Headwear to SocksAddict.com.
Buff’s inception came when Juan Rojas, a textile manufacturer, realized he needed extra protection from the elements when riding his motorcycle. Rojas worked on drawings and designs in his family’s textile factory until he found a way of manufacturing a seamless, tubular garment out of microfiber.
The 12-ways-to-wear headwear are perfect for running, hunting, biking, winter sports and many other activities. You can wear them as a headband, bandana, balaclava, face mask and much more.
With the addition of Buff to SocksAddict.com, consumers can now purchase things to protect both their head and feet during the activities they love.
The expansion of product selection at SocksAddict.com won’t just stop at Buff; The company looks forward to expanding even further in the near future.
Just in time for winter, Aleva Stores is adding select products from Heat Factory to SocksAddict.com.
Since 1980, Heat Factory has led the industry with product designs and development. They specialize in providing warmth when and where you need it most. With consistent product quality, it’s hard to deviate from Heat Factory when it comes time to stay warm in the winter.
With Heat Factory, winter will be a little more bearable and help you get through wintertime activities such as shoveling snow, hiking, hunting, snowmobiling or watching your favorite football team. Heat Factory wants you to never be cold again.
SocksAddict.com looks to offer only the best of the best, and when it comes to staying warm during the coldest of times, Heat Factory gets the job done.
With now over 25 brands, SocksAddict.com provides an elaborate selection of inventory along with stellar customer service, free shipping and low prices. SocksAddict.com is excited about the addition of Heat Factory and is looking forward to add even more brands in the near future.
The latest move by Aleva Stores is the addition of Beiersdorf skin care products to HealthyLegs.com. Within Beiersdorf you’ll find two of the world’s most successful skin care brands: Nivea and Eucerin
Not only is Beiersdorf committed to reliable quality, but is now drawing upon 130 years of experience. In fact, Beiersdorf is celebrating the 100-year anniversary of Nivea, which was the first stable emollient and moisturizing crème and is now the world’s largest skin care brand - more than 500 products are under the Nivea brand.
The addition of Beiersdorf shows Aleva Stores’ commitment to providing a well-rounded store in HealthyLegs.com. Having healthy legs doesn’t stop at medical stockings – now consumers can also purchase some of the world’s most successful skin care products.
When you’re in need of top-notch skin care products and want the lowest prices with free shipping, consider Beiersdorf and HealthyLegs.com.
Aleva Stores is at it again, this time adding Trion:Z to its inventory. Trion:Z manufactures products with award-winning magnetic and negative ionic technology. With firm dedication to developing the finest products for the sports and fitness market, Trion:Z operates itself believing in the importance of a healthy and fulfilling lifestyle.
By using their Alternating North-South Ploarity Orientation (ANSPO) system - which is comprised of 1,000 Gauss axially magnetized magnets to maximize magnetic field flow - customers, retailers and professional athletes find themselves with some of the most advanced negative ionic-magnetic products around.
Trion:Z also stresses the importance of providing creative, stylish and durable products that athletes of all breeds can enjoy. With Trion:Z wristbands and necklaces, you can help relieve stress, boost energy, increase focus and improve circulation. At the core of Trion:Z is a dedication to linking the scientific properties of magnets and negative ions with pioneering style and design.
With much delight, Aleva Stores is adding VitalSox to its online stores, SocksAddict.com and RunningSocks.com. Aleva Stores sees the addition of VitalSox as a vital move to continue providing consumers with the best one-stop sock shopping online store.
VitalSox’s mission is to develop the right sock to get the full benefits of exercising. With that in mind, they adhere to their Feetness concept: A sock, a simple but a technologically innovative item, helps your feet work better and stay fit, allowing your heart and the rest of our body to benefit, creating a general well-being.
Prevent blisters, improve circulation, reduce swelling and enhance your performance with VitalSox – a sock that fits the anatomy of your feet perfectly. VitalSox contour to your feet like it’s a second skin. Vitalsox helps you achieve a fundamental objective, starting from “feetness" to bring you to "wellness"
VitalSox joins the already 20-plus brands found on SocksAddict.com and proves to be a stellar option for athletes of all sorts, from the weekend warrior to the tri-athlete.
Aleva Stores, which was recently added to multiple 2011 Fastest-Growing Businesses Lists, shows no signs of slowing down as they continue to bring in new brands. Despite being launched just this year, SocksAddict.com has already surpassed the 20 brand mark, showing how serious Aleva Stores is about offering the best sock site possible for consumers everywhere.
Browse the multiple styles, cuts and colors VitalSox offers now at SocksAddict.com or RunningSocks.com.
INC Magazine recently released its 500|5000 list for 2011, where Aleva Stores ranked 1821st overall.
The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs.
INC Magazine is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today’s innovative company builders.
Aleva Stores’ 144% 3-year growth rate was good enough to get Aleva Stores in the top half of the list. They also ranked 84th overall in the Retail category and 20th overall for the Metro-Detroit region.
This news comes shortly after Aleva Stores learned they made the Internet Retailer Second 500 List – which ranks the fastest growing up-and-coming e-tailers. Aleva Stores found themselves at 601st overall, just outside the top 500. They also ranked 7th overall in the Health/Beauty category.
2011 has erupted into a huge year for the online retailer with these two accolades, moving warehouses and the launch of multiple online stores.
For more information on the INC 500|5000 List, visit www.inc.com/5000
With their socks getting more popular by the day, CEP takes the next step by introducing braces and supports to their catalog. Since Aleva Stores carries CEP compression socks on a few of their other sites, these new products allow them to bring CEP’s quality products to DocOrtho.com.
Added to DocOrtho.com is the CEP RXOrtho line featuring knee braces, ankle supports and Achilles braces.
Present in these new products from CEP is their ADDITUS+ system, which combines compression and functionality. With the ADDITUS+ system, CEP products offer the best combination of compression and specific functions for every sport type. Therefore, the products provide maximum impact and maximum comfort - no matter what sort of exercise
With the help of CEP, you’ll be able to recover quicker from ankle, knee or Achilles problems. Don’t let minor tweaks and pains prevent you from hitting your athletic goals.
Aleva Stores is excited to add these new CEP products to their inventory and further build out DocOrtho.com as the better brace place.
Aleva Stores recently learned they were named to Internet Retailer’s Second 500 list.
Internet Retailer is a monthly national business magazine that is at the core of the leading retail information web site, an e-commerce conference and five directories that serve the retailing community.
Internet Retailer's definitive ranking and analysis of America's 500 up-and-coming e-retailers is based on annual 2010 Internet sales, researched by Internet Retailer and confirmed by retailers. This report includes company financial, operational and performance data, as well as vendors in key categories.
Aleva Stores ranked on the list at 601, finishing just outside the top 500. Even more impressively, they ranked seventh overall in the Health/Beauty category.
The news of their inclusion arrived just after their big warehouse move. The growth and excitement just continues to build for Aleva Stores as they make strides to always improve and become the best online retailer possible.
Exponential growth led Aleva Stores, which operates AlevaLegs.com, to move to a bigger warehouse to accommodate their entire inventory. Previously operating out of a 14,000 square foot building, they have now moved to a 34,280 square foot building in Rochester Hills, Mich.
Before the warehouse switch was in effect, 2011 was already shaping up to be a huge year for Aleva Stores. In the beginning of the year, they bought out DocOrtho.com, which led to bringing in braces and supports for ankles, elbows, knees and much more.
Since then they have launched SocksAddict.com and RunningSocks.com. Before the launch of these two sites, Aleva Stores’ focus was medical compression stockings. The new sites make Aleva Stores involved in athletic, casual and dress socks.
The addition of the three online stores brought the total online retail sites Aleva Stores operates to nine. The larger warehouse will allow better organizing and storing of inventory for each online retail site.
The move for Aleva Stores is just another accomplishment to add to their 2011 resume and there are no plans of slowing down.
Proper apparel for athletes doesn’t just stop at socks – So as Aleva Stores builds upon its budding inventory, they are making a point of adding some of the best compression wear around.
New to the Aleva Stores inventory this go-around is 2XU Compression. Founded in Melbourne, Australia, 2XU looks to advance human performance – legally – with their product. By employing fabric and construction technology, you’ll find with 2XU you’ll have the ability to go beyond what you thought was possible.
The designs of all the products are made with the idea of making you feel more prepared and more capable than your opponent. 2XU Compression offers the most optimal equilibrium of power, weight, and flexibility.
2XU also boasts numerous product and sponsorship associations with world class athletes, brands and special events across numerous sporting disciplines.
Under 2XU Compression you’ll find everything from socks, sleeves, shorts, tights, tops, and much more.
The inventory expansion continues for Aleva Stores as they bring in products from Darn Tough.
Darn Tough is based out of Vermont and was started over thirty years ago with one idea in mind: The creation of socks that are tough enough to survive frigid winters and humid summers in one of the most unforgiving climates in the lower 48.
Whether you’re hiking, skiing, climbing, running or biking, Darn Tough socks will keep your feet oblivious to the elements.
All of Darn Tough’s socks are crafted with the same high quality raw material and high density knitting techniques. They contain custom counts of Merino wool and an exclusive blend of Coolmax which makes their socks incredibly strong and comfortable.
The addition of Darn Tough is sure to make SockAddict.com’s sock selection darn good.
SocksAddict.com is constantly thriving to become the most versatile sock website around, and the addition of Darn Tough certainly helps with that.
With great excitement, Aleva Stores announces the launch of their latest website, RunningSocks.com.
Aleva Stores first took the step to becoming the go-to source for socks by launching SocksAddict.com – a site designed to sell socks for a wide range of activities. With RunningSocks.com, Aleva Stores has designed a site to suit the sock needs for runners everywhere.
RunningSocks.com contains the most optimal sock navigation for runners. Visitors to the site will be able to find their sock soul mate by browsing by brand, cut, fabric, and more.
Carrying over to the new site will be Aleva Stores’ excellent customer service. For those with questions about a sock or need assistance picking out the right one, you’ll be able to directly chat with a customer service representative on the site.
RunningSocks.com is certainly the ideal destination for those looking to find the best socks with the best prices and free shipping.
Now runners will be able to browse all the best socks in one place specifically designed for them.
In a move to certainly expand upon the versatility of the newly launched Aleva Stores website, SocksAddict.com, selected products from Adventure Medical Kits are added to inventory.
This addition will bring Adventure Medical Kits’ foot care products and first aid kits to the SocksAddict.com Sometimes it takes extra care to properly care for your feet – that’s why SocksAddict.com is also filling its inventory with more than just socks.
You’ll find products from Adventure Medical Kits as a great addition to your packs on all different kinds of adventures.
Adventure Medical Kits dedicates itself to constantly bring you the most innovative products to keep you safe outdoors. They rely on the expertise of world authorities in wilderness medicine and survival techniques to develop and refine their products year after year.
Next time you’re stocking up on socks for your upcoming adventure, be sure to check out some of the offerings from Adventure Medical Kits to help keep you safe as well.
A few of the products already available on SocksAddict.com include: S.O.L Emergency Bivvy, Watertight First Aid Kits, QuikClot Sport, and Blister Medic. More products will be added as well.
The family-owned and operated company, Feetures!, is the most recent addition to Aleva Stores’ inventory.
Hugh Gaither founded Feetures! in 2002 after 25-plus years in manufacturing for another leading athletic sock brand. He did so under his belief of there being a better way to create a performance sock using the latest sock technology.
Feetures! recognizes athletes of today need a sock that is specifically designed to help maximize their performance. Power bands of Lycra are strategically placed on the socks so it contours to the individual shape of each person’s foot.
PerfectToe is another valuable feature in Feetures! socks. With PerfectToe, Feetures’ trademark toe seam, the inside and outside of the sock is completely smooth – eliminating the irritation and discomfort caused by traditional toe seams.
Feetures! also provides some of the best wicking fibers around. They use a variety of technical fibers to create a comfortable and moisture-free environment for your feet. The fibers work to move moisture away from your skin quicker and accelerate the evaporation process – resulting in cool, dry, and odor-free feet.
The addition of Feetures! surely strengthens Aleva Stores’ inventory. Since Feetures! shares similar visions and promises as Aleva Stores, it was an easy call to bring them on board.
The appeal continues to expand at Aleva Stores’ SocksAddict.com – the best sock site around.
Aleva Stores continues to flourish as the Fox River product line is added to the four-plus million dollar inventory.
Fox River was founded on the standard of offering a superior product with great service at a fair price. Originally founded in 1900, Fox River has grown into one of the leading outdoor, athletic, and lifestyle manufacturers in the world.
Fox River socks have a patented Wick Dry Health System™. It is designed to help keep feet dry and comfortable, no matter what the temperature. The Wick Dry Health System combines an inner layer of moisture-repelling yarn with an outer layer of moisture-attracting yarn to wick moisture away from feet.
With Fox River using a combination of natural and synthetic fibers to help keep your feet dry and comfortable, it’ll create an environment that promotes healthier feet.
Fox River is also the manufacturer of the Original Rockford Red Heel monkey sock.
Aleva Stores is thrilled about the addition of Fox River and is even more confident now that they offer the best possible selection of socks online. To browse Fox River socks and many other brands, visit SocksAddict.com.
The latest additions to Aleva Stores’ ever-growing inventory are socks manufactured by FITs Socks Co.
Started in 1902 as Crescent Socks Co., the family-owned FITs Socks Co. continues to operate out of the oldest hosiery mill in the United States. At one time, Crescent was manufacturing over 30 brands before deciding to market their own high-quality products as FITs. The reason for it was to respond to what they called “an industry-wide epidemic of ill-fitting socks.”
FITs socks are designed to be the best-fitting outdoor performance socks on the market. Each sock delivers added benefits that are uncommon in most other socks. All the socks are constructed from two-ply, compact-spun, ultra-fine Merino Wool – providing the ultimate blend of softness and durability.
Once the Aleva Stores team tried on FITs Socks, they knew it had to be added to inventory. Visit SocksAddict.com to purchase FITs Socks.
Inventory for Aleva Stores’ braces and supports store, DocOrtho, continues to grow as Swede-O products are the latest addition to the online store.
Swede-O is recognized as a worldwide leader in providing innovative products designed to prevent or rehabilitate ankle-related injuries. They have also expanded their product offerings to include orthopedic supports for almost every part of your body.
What’s remarkable is Swede-O was founded out of a garage in 1981. The company’s founder, Marvin Nelson, started out with just one product – the Ankle Lok. The Ankle Lok is the most popular lace-up style ankle brace in North America.
As Swede-O grew, they realized not everyone’s ankle and/or injury is the same, so 12 different styles of ankle braces were developed to suit almost any situation.
The addition of Swede-O was an easy decision as Aleva Stores continues to bulk up DocOrtho.com and build it to be the most optimal destination to purchase braces and supports.
The acquisition of DocOrtho.com was an important one for Aleva Stores, just as adding Swede-O to its inventory is. The four-plus million dollar inventory for Aleva Stores only continues to grow, as we provide a fresh idea on shopping for our consumers
Refusing to slow down, Aleva Stores adds Dahlgren socks to its online stores. Dahlgren began in 1978 and was founded by Ray and Diane Dahlgren. Together, they went on to develop a sock that keeps the feet cool and dry during high-performance activities.
As time went on, Dahlgren continued to evolve in how they made their socks, but their commitment to quality remained the same. Dahlgren also promises to ensure all production on the Dahlgren line remains in the United States.
Dahlgren is known for its effective Dri-Stride Technology. Simply put, it absorbs moisture, transfers it, and then evaporates the moisture. With its patented Wicking Rings and Wicking Channels in the Transfer Zone, the rate and quantity of moisture removal is increased by 40 percent from the Absorption Zone in the toe and heel.
Dahlgren combines superfine alpaca and merino wool in order to provide all-day resilience. This way, your foot will remain cushioned throughout the entire day. Alpaca is three times more durable than worsted wool and 10 times more insulative.
Every style of a Dahlgren sock is engineered for optimal fit, performance and comfort. When it comes to design, function, and technology, Dahlgren is a go-to choice for a sock that works for you.
Dahlgren socks are available in three series – Casual Series, Outdoor Series, and Winter Series. The Casual Series is full of socks that can be worn everyday; the Outdoor Series contains socks you can wear wherever an adventure takes you; and the Winter Series is full of socks to keep you warm while you’re out in the cold.
The Dahlgren line can be found on the latest site launched by Aleva Stores, SocksAddict.com.
Aleva Stores is taking the next step to becoming the go-to source for all things socks by launching its new online store, SocksAddict.com.
With this new launch, Aleva Stores is making the jump from compression hosiery to performance and casual socks.
“With our expertise in compression socks, transitioning to the performance and leisure sock category was, pun intended, a great fit for us,” said Aleva Stores President Derek Gaskins.
“I'm very excited about the launch of SocksAddict.com and upcoming launches of several other sock-related websites. We truly look forward to becoming the go-to source for those seeking quality socks, regardless of activity — athletes, weekend warriors and couch surfers welcome.”
With this new site, consumers will be able to shop by brand, activity, cut, fabric content, and much more. SocksAddict.com contains easy navigation for consumers to find the perfect sock.
Along with being very consumer-friendly, SocksAddict.com will also contain Aleva Stores’ excellent customer service team; who are available for live chats while the consumer shops. The new site will also have free shipping and a 180-day return policy.
Along with the launch of the new site, Twitter and Facebook accounts have been launched. By liking us on Facebook, consumers will be able to receive a $10 coupon code to use to nab a free pair of socks or use as a discount toward a larger purchase.
Aleva Stores is proud of the new launch and will continue its excellence toward serving every kind of consumer.
February is an important month for our hearts. Not only do we celebrate Valentine’s Day with the ones we love, but it is also American Heart Month. Since 1963, Congress has required the president to proclaim February “American Heart Month.” This is for good reason too, as cardiovascular disease is the number one killer in the United States. Did you know, approximately every 25 seconds, an American will have a cardiac event? Most cases of heart disease can be prevented as well. To honor American Heart Month, consider getting your blood pressure and cholesterol checked. Compression stockings can also help your heart stay strong by assisting the blood flow. The socks will help add pressure on the veins, forcing the valves in the veins to open and close – helping the blood circulate back to the heart. The bottomline is, let’s all do our best to be better aware of cardiovascular disease and lead with a healthy lifestyle – not only during American Heart Month, but our whole life.
We are pleased to announce that we have expanded our Futuro product offering and now carry every Futuro product they manufacture including the men's and women's support hose as well as the entire line of Futuro braces and supports. Made of the highest quality materials. With a simplified sizing process, these products are easy to order and are incredibly effective.
We are pleased to introduce the all new core-spun support socks for men and women. Featuring CoolMax and X-STATIC yarns, these support socks are cool, comfortable everyday socks perfect for any occasion. The feature ultra-stretchy spun yarns allowing for easier application and removal. We are very excited to be able to offer this wonderful product. We have tested them and stand behind their quality and efficacy. Check them out today.
We have been in the compression therapy industry for nearly 40 years now and have always been a firm believer in the efficacy of graduated, or gradient, compression stockings and garments when treating venous disorders and for prevention of conditions such as DVT, or deep vein thrombosis, which can often lead to pulmonary embolisms. Well, word has finally gotten out. The Surgeon General just released a call to action report on the prevention of DVT. Graduated compression stockings from manufacturers like Futuro, Activa, Therafirm, Jobst, Sigvars, Juzo and Mediven play crucial roles in this effort. We do our best to spread the word, but petition YOU, our customers, to do the same. Tell your friends. Tell your family! Tell your neighbors!! Compression stockings (support hose) are great for even those without symptoms. We could all use a little support!
We just made a large investment to increase our inventory on Therafirm products. We are now shipping over 98% of all orders within one (1) business day and are always working to speed that up even more. Thank you to everyone for their continued support of AlevaLegs.com. We look forward to serving all your future compression therapy needs.
The day has finally come. AlevaLegs.com is officially open for business. As many of you already know, we have been selling compression stockings online for nearly 5 years at Foryourlegs.com. Our experience led us to notice a need for a site focusing on value-priced compression therapy garments. Our slogan at AlevaLegs.com is "Healthy legs don't have to cost a leg". We are committed to identifying quality compression stockings and providing them at a much more affordable price than the name brands. If you still want the name brands like Jobst, Sigvaris, Mediven and Juzo, then you can still find them at www.foryourlegs.com. However, if you're looking to save a buck, AlevaLegs.com is for you!
AlevaLegs.com is coming soon. A division of Aleva Health, AlevaLegs.com features high quality value priced compression socks and stockings. Name brand quality at a fraction of the price.