List of the Best Shoe Manufacturers in Kenya

There are many shoe manufacturers out there. However, you need to get your footwear from the best manufacturers in the country. You need a pair of shoes that will guarantee value for your money. On the other hand, if you are a retailer, you need a stock that will satisfy your customers and thus keep them coming for more shoes from you. Best on our review of the different footwear companies, here are the best shoe manufacturers in Kenya.

The top 3 best shoe manufacturers in Kenya based on customer reviews and the quality of footwear are:

  1. Bata Kenya
  2. Kenafric Industries Ltd
  3. C&P industries Ltd

1. Bata Kenya

This is the top footwear manufacturer in Kenya. Bata Kenya PLC has been in operation in the country since 1939. Throughout its operation period, the company has been providing quality shoes to Kenyans based on their needs. The company has a widespread network of more than 150 branches. Bata specialize in both men, ladies, and children footwear.

Bata is considered the best company in terms of the production of back to school footwear.

Location: Limuru Kenya

Contacts: + 254 726 668 941


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2. Kenafric Industries Ltd

Kenafric is among the best shoe manufacturers in Kenya. It was founded by 4 brothers in 1988 where it started by manufacturing PVC shoes. Kenafric has since then expanded to manufacture many things like sweets and chocolate apart from footwear.

Location: Of Baba Dogo Road, Ruaraka

Contacts: +254 730 700 000


3. C&P Industries Ltd

This is a footwear manufacturing company that has been in existence for long in Kenya. It manufactures a range of footwear products including safety shoes, shoe soles, men, children, and women footwear.

Location: along Mombasa road

Contacts:  (+254) 020 3563234/+254 733 701491/+254 722 809 865 


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4. Umoja Rubber Products

The company was founded in the late 1970s with the aim to keep the continent of Africa walking tall by providing affordable footwear. Umoja rubber products has a wide variety of footwear products ranging from shoes, school shoes, boots, flip-flops for men, ladies, and children.

Location: Along Mombasa-Malindi Highway, Kikambala

Contacts: 0722 204 994/ 0733 619 966


5. Bantu Shoes

This is both a manufacturer and a retailer of genuine leather products in Kenya since 2014. Some of the products at Bantu shoes include men and women leather shoes, children formal and school shoes. At Bantu shoes, you will get loafers, safety boots, sandals, and slip-on.

Location: Bustling Kariobangi Light Industries, along Outer Ring Road.

Contacts: 0718842108


6. Crown Industries Ltd

This is among the best shoe manufacturers in Kenya. It produces PVC footwear and shoes for men, women, and children.

Location: Enterprise Road, Nairobi

Contacts: +254 020 650 720

7. African Leather Industries

This is a subsidiary of Leather Industries of Kenya (LIK) since 2011. The company specializes in the production of leather shoes using high-quality finished leather from LIK. You can get any type of leather shoe both for men, children, and women from this company.

Location: IPS Building, Kimathi Street, Nairobi, KE

Contacts: +254 20 3280000


8. United Footwear Ltd

This is among the best shoe manufacturers in Kenya. It uses the vulcanisation process to make both men and women shoes on special requests.

Location: Off Naivasha Rd, Kikuyu, Kenya

Contacts: +254 66 32868


9. Mwangaza Shoe Makers

Location: Next To God-Given Cereal Shop, Umoja 2 Stage.

Contacts: +254 724 744 009

10. Peponi Footwear Industries

Location: Mikamba road, Mombasa

Contacts: +254 041 222 6526

11. Macquin Shoes Ltd

Location: refinery Road, Mombasa

Contacts: +254 41 343 2990/+254 413 434 514