Bates Footwear to Officially Launch PowerSports Line at AIMExpo

ROCKFORD, MI – October 7, 2015 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – Bates Footwear will officially launch the 2016 PowerSports Footwear line at AIMExpo in Orlando, FL, October 15-18, 2015.

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Bates Footwear will be showcasing the new PowerSports Line at AIMExpo booth # 2221. On Thursday, October 15 at 11:30am Bates Footwear will take the stage at the AIMExpo Media Hub for a formal presentation.

“AIMExpo is the perfect platform to get our PowerSports line in front of consumers, dealers, distributors and media,” said Bates Footwear President Onder Ors. “The feedback we’ve received so far has been extremely positive, and we’re excited at the opportunity to offer riders boots that blend function, style and comfort.”

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Bates Footwear enjoys a proud 130-year heritage of manufacturing footwear from combat boots to formal dress shoes for the United States Armed Forces. The world’s most demanding consumers require footwear that offers protection, performance and all-day comfort, and it is this foundation that paved the way for Bates Footwear’s entry into the PowerSports industry. Since the release of four different models of motorcycle boots earlier this year, Bates has been building a network of dealers within the motorcycle industry in preparation of the official PowerSports launch at AIMExpo.

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About Bates Footwear

Founded in 1855, Bates is one of the largest suppliers of footwear to the U.S. federal government and Department of Defense, providing men and women in uniform with everything from dress shoes to tactical boots. Built on a rich tradition of quality craftsmanship, Bates will apply the brand’s dedication to market-leading innovations to offer a new choice in motorcycle footwear. Learn more at