A step ahead of the rest: Hand Dyed Shoe Company claims crown in Klarna’s ‘Smoooth Stores’ competition

With entries received from all over the UK, a visit from Hugo Taylor and a competitive voting period which saw over 5,000 votes cast by the public, The Hand Dyed Shoe Co. was crowned the winner of Klarna’s ‘Smoooth Stores’ initiative at last night’s star-studded awards. ‘Smoooth Stores’ – launched by Klarna to discover and […]

MICAM, A MADE-TO-MEASURE EVENT…

Increasingly detailed profiling to ensure a well-targeted offer and products, that has already received positive feedback from operators in the last edition. Through its visitor surveys MICAM aims to improve its services and offer for Italian and foreign operators attending the next edition of the event on 15-18 September 2019 in Fiera Milano (Rho). For […]

Austrian Comfort brand “Vital” is searching General agent for UK

We are a well known comfort slipper producer with main markets in Austria, Germany, Belgium, Kuwait, UAE and many more. Our USP is the soft massage of the feet, to stimulate blood circulation and reflex zones. Our slogan “Massage to go” tells it all. Vital is manufactured in Austria with high quality and medium priced. […]

ACTION AGAINST SHOE WASTE – STEP FORWARD WITH SHOE AID

What happens to the 2 million shoes that are dumped in our bins every week? Where do they go? What happens to them? The answer may surprise you. 2 Million shoes are put into landfill every single week in the UK, taking approximately 100 years to biodegrade. Scary isn’t it? Do you know how many […]

Deichmann acquires shoe chain KicksUSA

German shoe retailer Deichmann is investing in China and the US with several initiatives planned for 2019. The acquisition of shoe chain KicksUSA already took place Against the backdrop of the current economic situation, Deichmann announced it has extensive growth plans for 2019. The planned investments for the entire group amount to 285 million euros, a […]

LACOSTE is entering a new cycle and is unveiling #crocodileinside

LACOSTE is entering a new cycle and is unveiling #crocodileinside

LACOSTE is entering a new cycle and today is unveiling #crocodileinside. Freedom of mind and movement, creativity, sportsmanship and tenacity, these values, initiated by René Lacoste, are also those of today’s most inspiring personalities. To embody this energy, the Lacoste polo has become the brand ambassador: an iconic product appropriated by each of our talents […]

FootHealth 2019 18th June to 19th June 2019 Early Bird Discount

Details Early Bird Discount Price From: £14.00 exc. VAT Course reference: Foothealth2019 You are now able to book your place for the 2019 event. We will be returning to the Kettering Conference Centre with a varied programme of lectures and workshops. The full delegate programme is now available do download at the bottom of this page. Kettering […]

Nathan’s not letting autism affect aspirations. Young shop worker has words of wisdom for others

Nathan’s not letting autism affect aspirations. Young shop worker has words of wisdom for others

A SHOE SHOP assistant from the North East is encouraging other businesses to be more accepting of job candidates with Autistic spectrum disorders, as World Autism Awareness Week gets underway. Nathan Atkinson, who works for National footwear retailer Charles Clinkard, is also speaking out about his past struggles and offering advice to others in similar […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Export Manager Europe Shoes & Accessories m/f

For our client, a worldwide well-known shoe & accessories manufacturer with different brands, based in Switzerland, we are looking for the international export manager to join the company. The ambitious company with a long history will boost the existing sales force in Europe and needs you to commercialise the collections Europe-wide. We need a proven […]

Double digit growth for Puma

Germany-based athletics company Puma closed 2018 reporting a 17.6% and 38.0% revenue and net earnings gain, respectively. For 2019, Puma expects earnings and sales to continue with two digits increases Bjørn Gulden, Chief Executive Officer of Puma SE commented: “We are very happy with how our business developed in 2018. Sales rose organically by 17.6% to 4 […]