The story begins in 1870 with Jean-Baptiste Rautureau, a shoemaker in a little village named « la Gaubretière » in Vendee, France. A legacy transmitted to his son then grandson after him to run the family shoemaking. Pom d'Api continues to draw and create successful collections by combining quality and creativity with a touch of its heritage. The brand has its own design office in which patternmakers and designers work on the growth of new models, thanks to a savoir-faire transmitted by the previous generations. Pom d'Api has a retail network all around the world - from Paris to New York, going through Florence, London, Tokyo up to Bratislava.