Current fashion trends combined with craftsmanship. As the world's largest manufacturer of everyday footwear, Clarks sells more than 50 million pairs annually. Craftsmanship, wearing comfort and high quality, combined with groundbreaking designs and innovations always come first. Founded in 1825 by brothers Cyrus and James, Clarks has been based on Street, a town in Somerset, England. We are now an international company with sales outlets in 35 countries.