New Balance is now one of the world’s top key sports footwear and clothing manufactures. New Balance maintains production factories in the United States of America, United Kingdom, and European markets. New Balance continues to produce some of the most popular models NB 990, and the NB 574 which is also our top selections on Fallen Front NZ. Choosing to continue production in these key regions, maintaining strict quality controls and supporting workers beyond basic needs is what makes New Balance’s one of the best brands of footwear. As a result of the above standards, New Balance shoes are a premium product, they differentiate their footwear with technical features such as Ultra Cushion and Pain Relief insole technology. NB is also well known for producing a greater selection of sizes and models for the very narrow, or wide footed consumers.
New Balance adopted for use of model numbers as opposed to naming each product, this is so the NB consumers can understand each model is equal in terms of quality but also designed for different purposes. The model number is used to define the use case the footwear was designed for and if the shoe was purposed for stability, comfort, speed, and so on. The New Balance 574 classic was designed as running shoe that has been around since 1988. Many New Balance fans of the past years have added this style to their collection for both performance and lifestyle purposes. The updated style of the New Balance 574 come into market around 2003, since then celebrities and iconic brands collaborated to release the NB547 in range of limited-edition styles and colourways. The 574 sneakers has been updated and released with different materials and new technology to compete with other models of running shoes. This sneaker is known for performance and everyday wearing, a classic that is comfortable that offers excellent arch support. To read more about New Balance over at the Fallen Front NZ blog click here.