With a classic look and irresistible styling, the men's Emeril Lagasse Footwear Read High Top Sneaker is a must have for any hardworking hospitality employee. Specially designed and constructed for food service and restaurant workers, the Read feature the ultimate combination of cutting edge design and technology to provide top notch performance. These slip-resistant sneakers feature a flex-channel rubber outsole with a specially designed lug pattern to provide maximum slip-resistance. Using a high energy return compound in the anti-fatigue, comfort midsole, this casual high top supports your foot throughout the day, allowing you to keep going and focus on what you do best. Treated with a NeverWet coating, these working sneakers offer water and stain resistance, so when you kick it up a notch and get a little messy, your shoes won't end up looking like the kitchen sink. The Read features an Agion anti-microbial and breathable lining, preventing them from smelling like yesterday's dirty dishes. Finally, the icing on the cake of these sleek sneakers is Emeril's own B.A.M. technology. This Balanced Active Movement tech provides a double layer of molded memory foam in the insole to provide 24-hour comfort. Whether you're wearing them in the kitchen, the dining room, or even hanging out after work, these sleek sneakers work as hard as you do. B.A.M. Technology - Balanced Active Movement NeverWet stain and water-resistant treatment Agion anti-microbial lining Flex-channel rubber outsole Slip-resistant Anti-fatigue comfort midsole Double layer memory foam insole Padded collar.