One Distribution, the producer of Supra footwear, has opened a new sourcing and development facility in Dongguan, China. The new 3,000-square-foot office facility has a staff of 17 and is headed by Udi Shiloah, Supra's vice president of footwear, who has moved to China to supervise operations. ODR will oversee all aspects of production including development, picking suppliers for materials and fabrics, working directly with factories, and overseeing quality control and logistics. Scott Bailey, Supra's chief executive, defined the opening of ODR as one of the most significant events in the company's history, adding that the primary goal for the company is to forge direct and solid relationships with the best vendors and factories in Asia.

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