Sloggers Waterproof Comfort Shoes and Boots History

Sloggers History

1948 - Coffey-Hoyt Products is founded in Gardena, California. First clear plastic overshoe called the Drizzle Boot is made.
Doris Day wearing Drizzle Boot by Sloggers

1951 - Doris Day wears the Drizzle Boot in “Storm Warning.”


1960's - Drizzle Boots were still very popular. New variations of the style are added like these fur trim Drizzle Boots.


Sloggers first advertisement

1997 - First Sloggers are made. Sloggers brand shoes are the first shoe to be sold in lawn and garden stores.
Sloggers 5 star reviews

2000's - The boom of social media and online commerce sites such as Amazon, reviews and direct feedback are used to revise Slogger’s product to match customer needs. In 2007, the Half-Size Insoler is added to Sloggers line in direct response to customer demand.
Sloggers Recycle Program

2014 - Sloggers Recycling Program is introduced. “Sloggers will grind them up and put them back into a new pair!
Sloggers Facebook Voting

2015 - Sloggers works with their Facebook fans to co-create the Chicken Collection – Sloggers’ first line 100% vetted and approved by the customer.


Sloggers Factory

2016 and Beyond - Continued Commitment to quality and creating jobs for American workers. California Plant can produce up to 4,000 pairs of Sloggers a day. Continued Commitment to listening to customers; developing prints and styles that have lasting WOW appeal!!



Made in the USA... Always was. Always will be.
Since 1948, we have been committed to creating and maintaining U.S. jobs - David & Robert Hoyt

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