Vans is an American manufacturer of skateboarding shoes. They also make similar apparel. They are based in Santa Ana, California. They are owned by VF Corporation. The company also sponsors surf, snowboarding, BMX, and motocross teams. Since 1996, the company has been the primary sponsor of the annual Vans Warped Tour traveling rock festival.
|Founded||March 16, 1966as The Van Doren Rubber Company|
|Headquarters||Costa Mesa, California, US|
|Footnotes / references|
- "VF Outdoor Completes Acquisition of Eagle Creek, Inc". Archived from the original on 2015-04-02. Retrieved 2019-09-20.
- "Home". Vans.com. Vans, A VF Company. August 2013. Retrieved 25 August 2013.