START-RITE SHOES ANNOUNCES CEO RESIGNATION

Start-Rite Shoes Ltd and its board of directors are announcing that, effective from 31st January, it’s Chief Executive, Ian Watson, is to leave the company. Watson joined Start-Rite in 2016 as the first non-family member to run the company, and over the last three years has delivered a fundamental overhaul of the business, developing a […]

El Naturalista presents ‘Friendly Collection’ – 100% Vegan

At El Naturalista we wanted to be faithful to our principles and launch a totally ‘Friendly’ collection where all materials are recycled and vegan, thanks to a fabric produced with materials of non-animal origin, imitating a skin appearance and texture with the features and high performance, quality and durability. All inside components of the shoe […]

LANXESS – Engineering Chemistry – Deeper understanding of leather as a material

• LANXESS organized fourth leather seminar for experts • New legal requirements for leather production • Use of chemicals and its risk assessment • Handling of odour and emissions of leather   Cologne – Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has hosted its fourth seminar for the leather and apparel industry at its headquarters in Cologne. In addition […]

Manchester beats London to be crowned the ‘Sneaker Capital of the UK’

Manchester, London, Nottingham and Newcastle are home to the UK’s biggest sneakerheads – Bradford, Stoke-on-Trent and Hull aren’t so fussed about their casual footwear –  15th January 2019, LONDON – New data analysis by The Sole Supplier, the UK’s hub for casual footwear, reveals Manchester is the Sneaker Capital of the UK. The Sole Supplier has ranked the largest […]

Call Off Duties: The War Against No Deal WTO Tariffs Begins Now, Says ParcelHero

The historic defeat of the Government’s Brexit bill must not lead to a No Deal Brexit, says the international parcel delivery expert ParcelHero. The online parcel broker is urging politicians of all sides to join the battle against a default No Deal Brexit; which would result in new tariffs and red tape on shipments at European […]

BOBUX AND THE BONNIE MOB JOIN FORCES TO CREATE  NEW LIMITED EDITION SOFT SOLE RANGE AW19

BOBUX AND THE BONNIE MOB JOIN FORCES TO CREATE NEW LIMITED EDITION SOFT SOLE RANGE AW19

British baby and childrenswear brand, The bonnie mob, has teamed up with Kiwi kids’ footwear brand, Bobux, to create a limited edition collection of Soft Soles for AW 2019, capturing the brands shared values of craftsmanship, quality and excellent design, beautifully. The fun-loving style of The bonnie mob aligns perfectly with the Bobux Soft Sole […]

Hotter hit £75,000 fundraising target as they unveil the Marie Curie Tara Shoe for 2019

Hotter hit £75,000 fundraising target as they unveil the Marie Curie Tara Shoe for 2019

Hotter is thrilled to announce that they have reached their £75,000 fundraising target for Marie Curie as they prepare to launch the latest style of the charity collaboration. Following the hugely successful Daffodil Mabel in March 2018 and the Daffodil Pixie in September 2018, Hotter has created a limited edition Tara slip on shoe with […]

ITALIAN MANUFACTURING ON A MISSION TO BRUSSELS IN THE NAME OF “MADE IN”

The centrality of manufacturing to industrial policy in Europe, of which Made in Italy – justly proud of the excellence of its manufactured products – feels an integral part, and the need for a norm at EU level that introduces the mandatory indication of country of origin, the so-called “Made in” labelling. Both these dossiers […]

LIFE GreenShoes4All Footwear environmental footprint category rules implementation and innovative green shoes eco-design and recycling

A group of European footwear actors wish to contribute to tackle the negative impacts of climate change in the planet by implementing and promoting a new methodology to calculate the product category rules for footwear, an initiative launched by the Commission a few years ago to stop proliferation of green allegations in products. Under the […]

International Recruitment Agency seeks Sales Manager Shoes EMEA m/f

Our Customer Our client, a Spanish based shoe manufacturer, is looking for a very experienced sales manager. The company is expanding and well-known for contemporary men and women shoes and boots with excellent relation price-quality of the product. Due to the new strategy implementation the sales department will appoint a new sales manager for EMEA […]