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Do you need a shoe wholesaler to supply your store?

If you're exploring opportunities to buy footwear in bulk at wholesale price and plan

to resell them to make a profit, then you need a Canadian shoe wholesaler like Laced Footwear Company Inc. Hiwalk shoes may be a good fit for your retail store or online eCommerce shoe store. Laced Footwear's Hiwalk wholesale services offer all types of footwear including athletic running shoes, hiking boots, casual shoes, trail hiking shoes, waterproof trail shoes, and work boots.

We want to give as much information as possible to help you choose whether Laced Footwear is going to be your shoe supplier or not. Firstly, we will talk about Hiwalk's features, target audience, and popular footwear categories. We will do a brief overview of what you need to start selling. If you have an established shoe shop or if you are thinking about starting your own business, then this article will help.

Where Hiwalk wholesale shoes are made and where they are distributed from

Laced Footwear is a Canadian distributor of Hiwalk shoes that are made in China with premium quality materials. Hand-crafted big brand shoes are mainly manufactured in China to a lack of materials and manpower in North America. Right now we are the only business located in Saskatchewan, Canada that sells wholesale footwear to resell companies. Hiwalk shoes are ideal for resellers who want to buy bulk products at wholesale prices in Canada.

Hiwalk features

Hiwalk shoes are very durable, comfortable, water-resistant, and stylish. Hiwalk has won the trust of its consumers for good reason. These shoes are made with high-quality materials, which means they will last for years even if you wear them almost every day. Due to the high-quality material used in its construction, our footwear is lightweight and comfortable. Also, Hiwalk uses non-leather and leather materials that are breathable, flexible, and durable. Hiwalk's water-resistance and waterproof feature is a big draw considering it is an outdoor brand made for running, hiking, traveling, and walking. Our footwear has a low-profile look with just the right hint of sporty flair.

Hiwalk logo

Why Choose Hiwalk Shoes as your next shoe brand to sell?

Hiwalk shoes are a great choice for resellers because:

  • They are a high-quality shoe that is made to last.

  • They come in a variety of styles, so there is something for everyone.

  • The Hiwalk brand is well known and trusted.

  • Laced Footwear offers excellent customer service and support.

What are the most popular Hiwalk shoes to sell?

The shoe market was mainly dominated by women buyers, but recently there have been huge changes where more men have been purchasing footwear. We've identified Hiwalk shoes as a universal shoe, so it appeals to a wider market. Hiwalk's shoe treads are also universal and can be worn for multiple activities such as work, hiking, running, or just casual wear. Below is a list of the most popular Hiwalk shoe models that are in demand from our resellers:

  • Hiwalk Waterproof Hiking Boots

  • Hiwalk Winter Hiking Boots

  • Hiwalk Running Shoes

  • Hiwalk Trail Shoes

Overall Women's shoes are our best sellers.

What type of Hiwalk shoe should I purchase and sell all year?

Most of our products are meant for outdoor activities which can be done all year-round. When the weather is comfortable, people run outside; when it's not comfortable, they run indoors at the gym or on a home treadmill. The Hiwalk shoe brand is made to be versatile, lightweight, and comfortable. With the right promotion, you could see sales increase all year round.

What kind of shoes do customers buy the most?

As mentioned above women's shoes takes the cake, but we have seen a steady increase in athletic shoes which includes: running shoes, hiking shoes, and hiking boots. Brands like Hiwalk have been able to tap into this market by providing a shoe that is both stylish and functional. For example, hiking shoes are perfect for individuals who love the outdoors, or for people who need a shoe that can handle different types of terrain. It's a type of shoe that has more than one function, and this is what customers are looking for nowadays.

What are the most common colors and sizes for Hiwalk?

Hiwalk shoe colors are usually consistent across all shoe models with a few exceptions. The most common colors are black, brown, and navy blue. Hiwalk shoe sizes also range from size 6 to size 11 for both men and women.

Who is our target audience?

Our target market is anyone who loves fashion and wants to be stylish, while also being functional. We have identified people who love to go on hikes, run, or do outdoor activities as our main target audience. We also have customers who are looking for a shoe that can be worn all day and for multiple activities. The age range we have designed the shoes for is 20-35 for males and females.

Why buy wholesale shoes from laced Footwear


There are over 500 Hiwalk chain stores in different cities across the world. Laced Footwear is the only Hiwalk vendor in Canada. This means that if you become a vendor now, your success rate is higher as the brand becomes well known. Which gives larger market share and more room for making profits.


Being in Saskatchewan gives us a location advantage by being in the middle of the country. This lowers shipping costs and helps with shipping times, therefore increasing profits and saving time.

How much do shoes cost wholesale?

It does depend on the amount of volume you want to sell the shoes at. A higher volume of shoes purchased yields better prices, whereas lower volumes purchased will get a lower discount.

What is the cheapest way to buy shoes?

The cheapest way to buy shoes is by buying in bulk. The more you buy the better discount you get, therefore increasing your profit margins upon resell.

How to become a Hiwalk shoe reseller?

To become sellers of Laced Footwear's Hiwalk brand all you need to do is fill out our Wholesale Inquiry Form. Fill out the form fully and we will be in contact with you to establish a relationship and figure out exactly what you need and what your goals are.

How do I start a shoe business?

If you are just starting and don't have a physical store or online business, then the best way to start is by creating an online business. Below are some tips to help you get started:

Sell shoes online

Hiwalk shoes are ideal for resellers who want to buy bulk products at wholesale prices in Canada.

In order to start a shoe business, you will need the following:

- A domain name and web hosting

- A shopping cart

- A payment gateway

- SSL Certificate

- Merchant account

Once you have obtained these items, you can start designing your website and begin adding products.

Retail store

Hiwalk shoes are perfect for a physical retail store where the products are on display for customers walking through your store to browse.

If you have a physical store, you can also sell Hiwalk shoes. You will need to order a minimum quantity in order to qualify for discounts.


Another way to sell shoes is by hosting events. This can be done by renting a space or setting up a booth at an outdoor event.

Trade Shows

Attending trade shows is a great way to reach new customers and sell your shoes. All you need is a booth, some promotional materials, and a salesman or two.

Classified Ads

Another option for selling shoes is through classified ads. Place an ad in your local paper or online and start selling!

Selling on consignment

Selling on consignment is a great way to get rid of inventory you don't want to keep. Work with a local store and have them sell your shoes for you.

Join a shoe group

Many online groups focus on selling shoes. This is a great way to network with other sellers and learn from their experiences.

Facebook groups

There are also many Facebook groups that focus on selling shoes. This is a great way to network with other sellers and learn from their experiences.

Sell Shoes in an online marketplace

There are many marketplaces online that you can research and choose from, but below are the main online marketplaces for you to get started.


-eBay - fee = 10-12% commission

-Facebook Marketplace - only available in the USA (for now)

-Google Marketplace - completely free

-Walmart Marketplace - fee = 8-15% commission

-Amazon - Monthly fee and a fixed amount per item sold.

Some marketplaces are harder than others to get into. If your products are approved, and your product descriptions and SEO are properly set up for each product, then you will have the best chance of selling. Also, the above-mentioned marketplaces have paid ads to boost your product to the first page to increase brand awareness and sales.

When is the best time to sell shoes?

The best time to sell Hiwalk shoes would be during the spring and summer seasons when people are more active outdoors. However, with the right marketing strategy, you could see sales increase all year round. The shoe industry is a year-round business. However, there are certain times of the year when sales are higher than others.

January and February: Winter boots, running shoes, and sneakers

  • March and April: Running shoes

  • May and June: Lightweight casual shoes

  • July and August: Running shoes and breathable casual shoes

  • September and October: Back to school (BTS) – running shoes, casual shoes

  • November and December: Winter hiking boots, Christmas gift ideas.

As a shoe reseller, it is important to know when the best time is to sell a particular shoe. This increases your chances of making a sale and puts you in line with what customers are currently looking for.

What should I do if my shoe doesn't sell?

This can be a difficult question to answer, as there are many factors that come into play when it comes to selling shoes. If you have followed all of the advice provided and your shoe still doesn't sell, then you might want to consider lowering the price or discontinuing the shoe from your inventory.


These shoes are for almost any activity or occasion for men or women. If you're interested in learning more about our products, please complete our wholesale inquiry form so we may contact you. With our expertise in the shoe industry and passion for the Hiwalk brand, you will be glad you did.

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