Sun worshipers be warned, S. B. Foot Tanning is not a tanning salon for selected body parts. The company, founded by Silas B. Foot, is a tannery that offers products made from cow hides. A subsidiary of
Red Wing Shoe Company
, the firm uses cattle hides sourced in the US to make leather items. Its primary products include such as items as camouflage, upholstery, and footwear. Superior to cloth and canvas, S. B. Foot Tanning's camouflage-pattern leather is in demand by sportsmen, while its natural, polished full-grain leather is used to make upscale upholstery (chairs and couches). Its footwear leathers are used to make casual shoes, men's dress shoes, safety shoes, western boots, and work boots.