Since 1911 Boston has been known for producing excellent shoe care products of the highest quality. The story began in Boston, USA, in 1882 with the development of a polish and blacking cream (cold polish blacking) which, with its superior quality, became a symbol of American style and English aristocracy.

Throughout its existence, Boston has been at the forefront of shoe care developments and modern thinking. Boston continues to focus on the future by developing production methods that protect the environment from harmful substances.