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Seasons greetings from the Society of Shoe Fitters – and a reminder about Shoe Fitting Week commencing 28th March 2014

A very merry Christmas and happy, healthy and prosperous New Year to all our trade friends! Just to remind you that National Shoe Fitting Week commences 28th March so a good time to make plans and resolutions! We hope everyone in the industry will join in with us to celebrate this event – member or […]

camel active footwear scores points with a modern restructuring of the Autumn/Winter 2015 Collection
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camel active footwear scores points with a modern restructuring of the Autumn/Winter 2015 Collection

Berlin, December 2014 – camel active footwear license partner Gabor Footwear GmbH restructures its collection and imprints a new and self-confident style on the brand’s shoe collection. In Autumn/Winter 2015, the camel active footwear collection focuses more on a modern style statement. Investments are made in design, the use of materials, and surface appearance. The […]

December 16, 2014 Read More →

SIMAC TANNING TECH IN MILAN: A WHOLE NEW EXPO

A three-day business event with companies and delegations from all over the world 260 companies from all over the world have already confirmed they will be at Simac Tanning Tech in Milan on 25-27 February 2015. The event is being held in pavilions 14 and 18 at the Milan Rho Fiera, with an exhibition space […]

Clarks re-launches ‘ShoeShare’ initiative to help Unicef improve access to education for children across the world
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Clarks re-launches ‘ShoeShare’ initiative to help Unicef improve access to education for children across the world

London, 4th December 2014: Clarks and Unicef UK have today announced the re-launch of their newly named partnership ‘ShoeShare’, which raises funds to help Unicef improve access to education for vulnerable children around the world. ShoeShare encourages Clarks customers across the UK to raise money by donating their old or unwanted shoes to their local […]

December 16, 2014 Read More →

Get the LondonEdge Look

The only tradeshow on the planet solely dedicated to showcasing creative fashion with attitude, has launched the latest look book to give buyers a hint of what to expect from their favourite youth sub-culture brands for S/S’15. A commercial platform for exhibitors to show their work, both new and existing, LondonEdge continuously pushes the boundaries […]

December 1, 2014 Read More →

EMU Ever Natural 365

EMU’s partnership with brand and design agency Cinco (based in Portland, Oregon) has taken the brand beyond its sheepskin heritage and into a 365 day expression of the Ever Natural. Always building on the EMU brand pillars; Natural, Innovative, Comfortable, Enduring and Boundless. “Understanding the importance of innovation, we’re continuing to invest in new footwear […]

November 28, 2014 Read More →

New – Wide-Fit Ladies Boots in Purple

Over 25% of women have calves too large for traditional wellington boots. Jileon Extra Wide Fit Purple Wellies, samples available Priced at: £54.99, available from www.jileon.com Wide calf welly specialists Jileon have just launched a brand new purple version of their ground-breaking ladies’ boot– in response to a Facebook vote by fans. Fashionable and versatile, […]

November 28, 2014 Read More →

Martin Ward Footwear appointed UK & Ireland Agent for PAULA URBAN

The PAULA URBAN brand is very well known throughout Europe for comfort, quality and value. Their exclusive “float-up” system ensures everlasting comfort and supreme flexibility. While, their use of supple waxed leathers gives instant eye-appeal as well as long-lasting high quality image. Prices are very competitive, with many ankle boots retailing at £99.00! The UK […]

November 28, 2014 Read More →

Superfeet Teams Up with Smartwool & Meindl to Continue Blacks Retail Training

Training course demonstrates importance of considering insoles, socks and footwear together when delivering a footwear fitting service to customers Superfeet, the leading premium insole supplier has partnered with sock brand Smartwool and boot manufacturer Meindl to continue delivering its free training programme ‘The Fit System’ (TFS) to staff from Blacks Outdoor Retail Division. By working […]

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Footwear Friends Eighth Annual Awards Evening

The eighth Footwear Friends Annual Awards were held at St. Mary at Hill Church in Eastcheap, London on the 6th November. The Awards recognise the extraordinary entrepreneurial talent emerging in the footwear industry. The winners in the various categories were: The Worshipful Company of Cordwainers Award for Innovation: Rollasole Ltd. was awarded a £ 5,000 […]