Antal is a family-owned company situated in eastern Slovakia that produces high-quality barefoot shoes. The founders were inspired by their own experience with the comfort of barefoot shoes and decided to establish a brand that offers elegant, functional, and comfortable footwear.
The company operates as a social enterprise, focusing on community development by providing employment in Medzilaborce, an area with high unemployment rates. All materials are sourced from verified EU suppliers, emphasizing local sourcing to reduce carbon footprint. The leather used meets strict standards encompassing energy consumption, emissions, and fair working conditions.
Their products are meticulously designed to respect the anatomical shape of the foot, ensuring flexibility and comfort. With Antal’s emphasis on both quality and community support, purchasing their shoes not only benefits your feet but also contributes to a meaningful cause. The entire production process from research, development, to sales is managed under one roof ensuring efficient delivery.
Antal’s commitment to quality materials, sustainability, and community development makes the brand exceptional.