Boissy Chaussures, French shoe manufacture in Haute-Loire (Rhône Alpes Auvergne)

Loyal to the Department since the firm’s creation in 1947, Boissy Chaussures based in Laussonne in Haute-Loire (43), a few kilometres from Saint-Julien-Chapteuil and Le Puy-en-Velay, continues to manufacture its shoes in the Department and chooses to recruit its staff locally.

Boissy Chaussures, a company that is proud of its origins in Haute-Loire.

With a history anchored in the Department of Haute-Loire, ever since it set up its first shoe making workshop in 1920, and its factory was built in 1947 in Laussonne, the family firm Boissy Chaussures has always sought to assert its attachment to Made in Haute-Loire and by extension to Made in France.

Boissy Chaussures, A company committed and solidary

Boissy Chaussures, French shoe manufacturer based in Laussonne, Haute-Loire, participates actively in a number of charitable projects. In September 2015, former chairman Albert Boissy, donated 3,000 pairs of moccasins to the Kiwanis Club in Le Puy-en-Velay.

3,002 pairs of shoes sent to Romania.

To support the Kiwanis Club in Le Puy-en-Velay, Boissy Chaussures, based in Laussonne, chose to donate over 3,000 pairs of shoes, with a value of 48,000 Euros. These shoes were distributed to disadvantaged people in the town of Turnu Manguerele in Romania.

With a 2,400 kg load, the lorry carrying the shoes was due to set off on Thursday 15 September and arrive 48 hours later at the Romanian Kiwanis Club. Several members of the Kiwanis Club were present, including Michel Sanial, President of the Le Puy-en-Velay section and his successor, Michel Missonnier, Jean-Marc Henry, lieutenant-governor of the Auvergne region, Michel Margerit, who was in charge of the operation, as well as Albert Boissy, former chairman of Boissy Chaussures.

In a spirit of solidarity, Boissy Chaussures agreed to participate in these generous actions to help the disadvantaged in Romania.

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