Testing Services for Footwear

Sanray provides precision testing, inspection, auditing, consulting, training, and quality assurance services for footwear and leathergoods, allowing retailers, producers, and importers to verify the safety, quality, and performance of their products.

Sanray’s extensive footwear and leathergoods assurance, testing, inspection, and certification capabilities enable proactive review of footwear at all stages of development and manufacturing, ensuring constant product quality and speed to market.

Testing the materials and components that go into the finished product, as well as evaluating the entire shoe, aids in ensuring safety compliance, reducing returns, improving quality, and increasing consumer loyalty and happiness. Our accredited footwear testing labs are strategically placed in key footwear manufacturing countries, allowing us to provide global reach while also providing local solutions.


  • Accreditation programme for footwear in-house lab
  • Evaluation of compatibility
  • Anti-mould treatment
  • Consultation on footwear

Our testing capabilities include everything from athletic and children’s shoes to safety/personal protective equipment (PPE) footwear and high-end designer shoes. Sanray is certified to conduct physical, mechanical, and chemical testing on your footwear to assure its safety and performance, including:

Physical performance evaluations, such as:

  • Resistance to slipping and flexing cracking
  • Adhesion of the sole to the shoe, seam strength, and heel attachment strength
  • Colorfastness
  • Zips, touch, close fasteners, and other components
  • Property of being waterproof
  • Appraisal of the entire shoe, etc.