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Danner, Inc.About

Danner designs and manufactures a complete line of innovative, functional and performance footwear for experts in the work, outdoor and lifestyle markets. Founded in 1932 in Chippewa Falls, Wisc. and relocating to Portland, Ore. in 1936, Danner maintains a commitment to craftsmanship and heritage. Using only the highest quality materials and components such as GORE-TEX® and Vibram®, Danner builds premium-quality hiking, hunting, occupational, uniform and rugged, casual footwear for men and women.

Silver certified

  • The Danner Factory in Portland, Ore. has implemented several energy conservation actions including the installation of an HVAC control system, a differential pressure controlled VFD installed on its 16,000 CFM dust collection system, a high efficiency VFD compressed air system and compressed air demand reduction practices resulting in an average 50% reduction in energy usage.
  • The Danner Factory’s focus on “Beyond the Curb” recycling includes all electronics, batteries, fluorescent lamps, ink cartridges, scrap metals and used oil.
  • Danner’s alternative transportation incentive program has averaged a 32% employee participation rate over the last 3 years.
  • Danner’s boot recrafting service allows customers to extend the life of their boots through repairs such as replacing the outsole, reworking the leather and restitching the seams.


Danner boots


17634 NE Airport Way, Portland, OR 97230