University of Northampton awards four leading footwear industry figures with Honorary Fellowships
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University of Northampton awards four leading footwear industry figures with Honorary Fellowships

To further strengthen its longstanding connection to the county’s shoe heritage, the University of Northampton presented four leading industry figures with Honorary Fellowships at its Summer Graduation Ceremonies last week. The University annually recognises individuals who have achieved excellence in their field and to those who have contributed their expertise to the University and the region. […]

Chatham to manufacture in Britain  for summer 2016 collection  MODA 2015
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Chatham to manufacture in Britain for summer 2016 collection MODA 2015

British footwear brand, Chatham will launch its summer 2016 collections for men, women and children, at MODA (9-11 August 2015). Chatham will debut its exclusive Made in Britain men’s collection, which is to be manufactured in a new purpose built factory at Chatham HQ in Exeter, Devon – the first boating shoes to be made […]

SHOESME
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SHOESME

SHOESME is a new brand to the UK. High quality, lightweight, flexible first walkers with that all important fashion element. Every style is designed to encourage the correct development of children’s feet. The flexible anti-slip sole follows the curve of the feet providing grip and security while extra padding on the pressure points create absolute […]

INTERNATIONAL GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE SHOE, LEATHER AND ALLIED TRADES  JUNE 17th, 18th, 19th, 2015 at Druids Glen, County Wicklow.
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INTERNATIONAL GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE SHOE, LEATHER AND ALLIED TRADES JUNE 17th, 18th, 19th, 2015 at Druids Glen, County Wicklow.

INTERNATIONAL GOLFCHAMPIONSHIP OF THE SHOE, LEATHER AND ALLIED TRADES  JUNE 17th, 18th, 19th, 2015 at Druids Glen, County Wicklow. The 70th Championship took place at the luxurious and beautiful Druids Glen Resort in Ireland, about 30 miles south of Dublin.  Glorious sunny weather was a very welcome relief after the cold start to June. More […]

CAMEL ACTIVE BAGS SPRING/SUMMER 2016
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CAMEL ACTIVE BAGS SPRING/SUMMER 2016

Berlin, July 2015 – The camel active bags “Unknown Path” Spring/Summer 2016 Collection stands for both an earthy range in a material mix look as well as for a new and authentic leather range. Retro military and expedition styles based on marine and sailor bags have inspired the collection. These looks are mainly put into […]

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COMPANY GROWTH AND TRAINING ARE THE BUZZ WORDS FOR THE FUTURE

The annual snapshot of the footwear, leather goods and tanning machinery/technology sector confirms that it is in good health “2014 was a year full of change and success for Assomac but we must not and cannot stand still. It is crucial to continue riding the changes and show that we can rise to the transformations […]

July 6, 2015 Read More →

Gabriella Marchioni Bocca IS THE NEW Assomac President

Gabriella marchioni bocca IS THE NEW assomac president Gabriella Marchioni Bocca was today appointed the new President of Assomac, the National Association of Italian Manufacturers of Footwear, Leathergoods, Tannery Machines and Accessories at the Assomac Annual General Meeting in its Vigevano headquarters. Gabriella Marchioni Bocca has been CEO of her family’s engineering firm Lamebo Srl […]

July 1, 2015 Read More →

Ravel Appoints Spanish Distributor

As part of an international development strategy to grow the Ravel brand within new European territories, Ravel is pleased to announce the appointment of Albion 1879 SL as the official distributor of its footwear collection in Spain, Portugal and Andorra.   The recently signed agreement will see Ravel working with Albion 1879 SL from spring/summer […]

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June 1, 2015 Read More →

The science behind fashion: University of Northampton student comes up with a glowing design for Graduate Fashion Week

Combining fashion with chemistry is not something that most fashion students would consider, but Daniyal Khan, a third year Footwear and Accessories student at the University of Northampton, did just that and has created a ground-breaking technological glow in the dark leather solution. Having come from a scientific background, Daniyal was studying medicine before deciding […]

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D3O secures £13m in new funding from Beringea and Entrepreneurs Fund

 D3O, the UK-based company which provides impact protection solutions for leading global footwear brands Dr. Martens and Karrimor, has announced today that it has raised a total of £13 million in funding from its existing investor Entrepreneurs Fund and new investor Beringea, to support the further expansion of the company’s impact protection products and international […]

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