In the 1970s, the vulcanization method of leather uppers was not compatible with rubber adhesion, and durability was difficult. In order to solve this issue, the new idea, which was to wrap a cotton herringbone tape in a belt shape and glue it together, was adopted. And now, "ASAHI" has found the originality and durability of this old technique again. Suede (natural leather) is used for the upper.
- Founded in 1892. The brand has supported Japanese shoe culture for over 120 years. It has been familiar to many people under the name of "Asahi shoes", and while researching the feet of Japanese people, they have mastered manufacturing that suits Japanese people, and its skill has been handed down to the present day.