Rieker Shoes German shoemakers since 1874 when Heinrich Rieker opened his first factory. Rieker Shoes quickly gained a reputation for comfort, durability and functionality that stands to this day. Rieker Shoes today is know as the Antistress shoes. Rieker Shoes eliminate stress on the wearer feet and are designed to keep your feet happy all day long. Rieker Shoes reduces stress on leg joints and the back by the soles absorbing the shocks of walking.