New Converse Design of Chuck Taylor All-Stars Shoes Unveiled

Converse unveiled its new design of Chuck Taylor All-Stars shoes. The new shoe, the Chuck II, integrates technology from Nike, which acquired Converse in 2003. The shoes will look nearly identical but will include an extra layer of cushioning in the rubber sole.

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AMERICAN ICON: For the first time in 98 years, Converse has unveiled a new version of its iconic Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker.

Posted by NBC Nightly News with Lester Holt on Thursday, July 23, 2015