For six decades ara has been renowned for a wide variety of shoe fashions of the highest quality, combining attractive design with perfect fit. ara has production sites and marketing facilities throughout the world. Along with these they have a large network of reliable distributors and experienced authorized dealerships. And yet right up to the present they have remained a family firm, one which sets great store by sustainability. This applies in equal measure to the manufacturing activity and the financial management. Throughout the journey towards the leading position ara holds today in the highly competitive fashion business, they have always remained true to their principles. What does change is fashion. Together with the trend spotters in the great metropolitan cities of the world, ara makes sure that every collection reflects the wishes and expectations of their customers. Around 4,000 employees make their contribution to ensuring that lovers of fashionable shoes are able to trust in the well-known ara quality.