Our company was founded in Fornos, Santa Maria da Feira fifty years ago by a visionary- Joaquim José Heitor who with his awareness and perseverance successfully led the company through difficult years in the Portuguese footwear industry. Nowadays, the company management is mainly assured by the third generation of Heitor´s family.
The development of JJHEITOR is based on a sustained growth model, triggering the most competitive advantages that the company has, especially regarding the scrupulous selection of raw materials, the finished product quality and in meeting of our customers’ deadlines One of our priorities is to ensure a strong and solid presence in the international market which means a permanent challenge due to the cultural diversity and the unceasing technological development.
Our company, which is specialized in quality woman footwear aimed to exportation mainly, has a strong presence in the main international footwear events and a remarkable client portfolio.
A fundamental milestone in the company progress and the most recent challenge was the launch of our own brand – JJ Heitor Shoes in 2013. This project combines both an innovative design and a high quality manufacture.