Monthly Archives: May 2011

Why Brand Loyalty Can Harm Your Running

I’ve noticed a trend where many runners are brand loyal. When it comes to their running gear, it’s all Nike, or all Adidas; or maybe for shoes it’s always Nike and socks are always Thorlo. Some people may be forced … Continue reading

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Running In The Rain

Here in Michigan it’s been raining everyday it seems. Sunshine and warm weather are starting to appear as a myth for us Michiganders. I know it’s not only Michigan getting soaked, but most of the United States as well. For … Continue reading

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Cleveland Marathon Expo Recap

This year’s Cleveland Marathon Expo was held at the Great Lakes Expo Center and the Socks Addict Crew was in the building. Fellow employee Ben and I made our way down to Cleveland on Thursday, May 12th. With so many … Continue reading

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Darn Tough Is Darn Good; Added to

The inventory expansion continues for Aleva Stores as they bring in products from Darn Tough. Darn Tough is based out of Vermont and was started over thirty years ago with one idea in mind: The creation of socks that are tough … Continue reading

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Announcing The Launch of

With great excitement, Aleva Stores announces the launch of their latest website, Aleva Stores first took the step to becoming the go-to source for socks by launching – a site designed to sell socks for a wide range … Continue reading

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Sock of the Week: Zensah Compression Leg Sleeves

For this week’s Sock of the Week, let’s take a look into the wonderful world of compression. We’re spotlighting Zensah’s Compression Leg Sleeves. I know, I know, it’s not quite a sock – but this is still a great product. … Continue reading

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Better Safe Than Sorry On Your Adventures

Whenever hiking or trekking, there is always that slim chance of potential danger. Even the most basic of hikes can bring on some kind of problem — from the smallest cut or bruise to the possible broken bone. It doesn’t … Continue reading

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