SoleSavy Podcast Episode #5: Kicks Deals

Episode #5 of the SoleSavy podcast is out now!  This week, co-founder DP sits down with the Editor-in-Chief of Kicks Deals US, Ian Hofler. They discuss the changes in the sneaker industry since the website’s start in 2011 and a lot more! Links to listen on all podcast platforms below after the timestamps.


1:00 – The Start of KD
4:25 – The Changes from 2012 to 2020 in
7:12 – StockX Launches and The Rise of Resell
9:55 – The Jordan Struggle
11:40 – Restocks / Releases
14:40 – The new breed of sneakerheads
16:30 – When we quit our jobs for Kicks Deals
19:15 – What comes next?
24:40 – Resell Culture
30:30 – Member & Follower Questions
33:00 – A typical day of running Kicks Deals
34:48 – How do you decide what deals to post?
37:48 – Our Collections


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