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XtraTufs to Get Tough Again

by Phillip Manning ~ January 29th, 2014

By:  David Bendenger, KDLG

Popular footwear brand XtraTuf is on a mission to prove to their disappointed loyal customers that the iconic boots are not just “Sort-of-Tough” anymore. Two years ago, parent-company Honeywell transferred production of XtraTuf from Rock Island, Illinois,  to a factory in China, and the product that rolled off the line was nowhere
near what Alaskans had come to expect. XtraTuf says the quality is back to normal and they want to replace any pairs purchased that didn’t hold up, no questions asked. KDLG’s Dave Bendinger has more:

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2 Responses to XtraTufs to Get Tough Again

  1. Nori Pieknik

    Are they still made in China?

  2. Dan Long

    Re: Nori Pieknik

    Yes, see
    http://infoaboutalaska.com/alaskana/honeywell-promises-to-improve-the-quality-of-xtratuf-boots/
    for more info

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