SKECHERS PERFORMANCE PARTNERS WITH BREAST CANCER CARE TO SUPPORT PEOPLE AFFECTED BY BREAST CANCER

Skechers Performance releases a footwear collection and marketing campaign to support Breast Cancer Awareness Month LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, (September 20, 2016) – Skechers Performance™, a division of SKECHERS USA, Inc. (NYSE:SKX), is thrilled to announce its 2016 partnership with Breast Cancer Care, the only specialist UK-wide charity providing support for anyone affected by breast cancer. […]

UITIC announces new EC members

UITIC announces new EC members

The UITIC (International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians) is pleased to announce that two members of its Executive Committee have been appointed to important new positions. Li Yu Zhong, member of the UITIC’s Executive Committee since 2011, was elected as chairman of the China Leather Industry Association during its annual meeting in Shanghai on 30 […]

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Karl Lagerfeld announces Europeean licensee agreement with Overland Shoes

Karl Lagerfeld announces Europeean licensee agreement with Overland Shoes

Karl Lagerfeld has entered into a multi-year licensing agreement with Overland Shoes for the design and distribution of Karl Lagerfeld men’s and women’s footwear in Europe and the Middle East. The first collection will launch for the Fall ’17 season, with deliveries in-store from June 2017. Karl Lagerfeld footwear will feature signature design details that […]

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Charity announced for 2017 Footwear Industry Awards

Charity announced for 2017 Footwear Industry Awards

Simon Baker, area sales manager at Skechers USA, won Personality of the Year at the 2016 Footwear Industry Awards. He has nominated Myeloma UK as the benefitting charity for the 2017 awards. Registered as a charity in 1997, Myeloma UK is the only organisation in the UK focused on myeloma. It helps myeloma patients live […]

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Support Skechers 8th Annual Pier to Pier Friendship Walk on October 23rd 2016

Please see below letter received from Michael Greenberg, President of Skechers USA Inc. I hope that, like me, you will consider joining Skechers and participate in this wonderful cause.  Cheryl Taylor, Senior Editor, Footwear Today Magazine. Dear Friends, Together we can make a huge difference in the lives of many children! I am personally inviting […]

Dark data in the retail sector – what is its value?

Dark data in the retail sector – what is its value?

Ten top tips to shine a light on dark data in retail sector – and find value in it. John Culkin, director of information management at Crown Records Management, explains how businesses can gain by finally taking control of the great unknown.  Just hearing the words ‘dark data’ can be enough for those in the retail sector to feel a little uneasy – […]

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The Florida Group appoints Ryrie as new commercial director

The Florida Group appoints Ryrie as new commercial director

British ladies shoe manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer The Florida Group (TFG) has announced the appointment of Steve Ryrie as its new commercial director. Steve will contribute to TFG’s retail and wholesale strategy, as well as driving sales for the group. He will oversee existing and long established wholesale business and a growing retail operation which […]

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London Fashion Week unleashed on the global stage

London Fashion Week unleashed on the global stage

Customers are taking their fashion needs into their own hands through social media It’s that time of the year again: London Fashion Week will be kicking off tomorrow. Luxury brands have faced various challenges this last year, with the impact of China’s economic slowdown resulting in branch closures, along with the change of customer expectations […]

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Crocs launches new spring/summer 2017 collection

Crocs launches new spring/summer 2017 collection

Crocs’ SS17 line is focused on three key collections, with several supporting collections to round out the season: Isabella, Swiftwater and Core. The secondary collections to round out the line include Lina, Sloane, Leigh, CitiLane Roka and Rain Boots. The collection aims to ensure there is something for everyone in the whole family. The Isabella […]

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BOGS Footwear: lending a hand to worthy causes

BOGS Footwear: lending a hand to worthy causes

  BOGS Footwear is on feet around the world following its sizeable donations to a number of charities. The US brand, known for its technical, highly insulated boots has undertaken a large bout of charity work here in the UK and as a result has donated hundreds of boots to worthy causes. BOGS Footwear has this […]

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