About José André & Ca. Lda.
José André & Ca. Lda took its first steps in the footwear industry in 1935 in Guimarães and it has been conquering the markets ever since.
First the Portuguese market and after Portugal’s entry into the European Community, it also attracted the attention of the international markets.
Its portfolio includes the brands “Amortex” and “J. André”. The former was developed for the production of comfort shoes, while the latter is aimed at an urban public that follows fashion trends.
In celebration of its 75th anniversary, the company invested in the development of the brand called "Knight Shoes", which is aimed at a more demanding public in terms of raw materials, and which reflects the true art of shoe manufacturing.
In addition to its own brands, the company offers its know-how to renowned international brands in the most demanding and diverse markets.
More than 80 years of experience, combined with the skills, with the know-how and with the most advanced technologies, allow us to produce mini-series with very short delivery times.
Our versatility enables us to manufacture riding boots and Ballroom dance shoes. We are also able to offer sizes of up to 52 for certain models.
In short, we combine many years of experience with today’s required flexibility.
Comfort ankle boot with energy recovery