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All-Star Roster Backs Del Toro Reboot

Del Toro, on paper, has the making for something potentially big. The formerly Miami-based, predominantly men’s footwear line has new management and a glistening roster of investors that includes athletes such as Carmelo Anthony backing a new strategy.
It’s go time now as the company — with sales under $10 million and men making up roughly 80 percent of the business today — rewinds back to a start-up mentality looking to launch into capsules of apparel and accessories later this year, in addition to a content site and eventually a new spin on the department store concept farther out.
“Del Toro for me was a no-brainer,” Anthony said in an e-mailed comment. “It incorporates aspects of style that are important to me. When the opportunity came for me to get involved, I was all in. This relationship is unique in that we all really enjoy creating together. We are working on some really special moments that we hope will be received well.”
The rest of the investor roster is long and includes brothers Joel and Josh Madden of music artist management company MDDN and the former also part of the band Good Charlotte; LeBron James’ manager and businessman Maverick Carter; Paul Rivera; Draymond

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