Recruitment: Shoe-Mi Agency

Recruitment: Shoe-Mi Agency

We are looking for Agents, with existing database, in South, North, Midlands UK and Ireland. It has developed into one of the best performing brands in Scandinavia. Its founder was a Production Manager for ECCO Shoes for 30 years. This ensures that quality and comfort are of paramount importance. We also have Sample Collections ready to go for SS17. We offer competitive commission rates. […]

By 22/07/2016 Read More →
Christian Böhm appointed as further managing director of Wendel

Christian Böhm appointed as further managing director of Wendel

Christian Böhm appointed as further managing director of Wendel  Detmold, 17. January 2017 – From 1st June 2017 Christian Böhm (35) will assume the position of Head of Sales and Marketing of Wendel GmbH & Co. KG Schuhproduktionen International. In this role he reports to Wendel CEO Carsten Humke. Christian Böhm has been working for […]

Messe Düsseldorf transfers Shoe Fashion to the Igedo Company

New Concept kicks off at Areal Böhler in Düsseldorf in Late August / Early September 2017  GDS will be held for the last time at the Messe Düsseldorf site from 7 to 9 February. After this the Igedo Company will act, on behalf of Messe Düsseldorf, as the organiser of the shoe trade show. The […]

New Appointment – Mark Newman Brand Sales Manager

New Appointment – Mark Newman Brand Sales Manager

  Lazy dogz are delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Newman their new Brand Sales Manager. Mark has previously worked for Padders and FitFlop. His appointment is to help the brand build on a very successful first year. If you would like more information about this topic, please contact Mark Newman at 01706 23100 […]

A new Member joins CEC

Brussels, 11 January 2017 In 2016, the European Confederation of the Footwear Industry (CEC) welcomed a new Member, the Association of Hungarian Light Industry. Such new membership was formalised at CEC’s General Assembly held in Brussels on 15 December 2016 and reinforces CEC’s representation at European level while at the same time opening the door […]

Irregular Choice opens more new stores and refurbishes existing ones

Irregular Choice opens more new stores and refurbishes existing ones

International footwear brand Irregular Choice had a hugely successful 2016, expanding with 3 stores in China in Shenzhen, Wuhan and Beijing and a UK store in Birmingham. They also revealed a stunning refurbishment of their flagship Carnaby Street store which really is a magical feast for your eyes and their collaborations with Disney continued with […]

Obituary Richard Ford, F.S.S.F.

Obituary Richard Ford, F.S.S.F.

We are sad to inform the industry that Richard Ford F.S.S.F. – Fellow of the Society of Shoe Fitters, long term Tutor and Past President passed away prior to Christmas  2016. His funeral was held in Ipswich on 6th January 2017. Richard was one in a million.  He nursed his wife Yvonne for most of […]

A/W 17 launches at Moda

A/W 17 launches at Moda

Birmingham-based trade show Moda has confirmed a strong line-up across each of its five product sectors. The UK’s most comprehensive fashion event will launch a/w 17 with a bolstered line-up for the new season and the development of each of its specific platforms targeting niche departments within the apparel trade. Moda Footwear will see new […]

By 15/12/2016 Read More →
Leather fashion trends for spring-summer 2018

Leather fashion trends for spring-summer 2018

  Specialty chemicals company Laxness details leather trends for the 2018 spring-summer season   Caramelle Dolce: This means – like reaching for hot latte – that the cold winter is not over yet. The scent of almond candles and lavender lingering in the background let spring and summer feelings slowly arise. The color inspiration makes […]

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Drew Barrymore, John Cena, YOONA, Henry Lau Join Crocs as Brand Ambassadors Encouraging Everyone to ‘Come As You Are’

NIWOT, Colo., Dec. 12, 2016 – Crocs, Inc. (NASDAQ:CROX) today announced that entertainment superstars Drew Barrymore, John Cena, YOONA and Henry Lau will serve as global ambassadors in the brand’s “Come As You Are” campaign, which will celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and inspire everyone to be comfortable in their own shoes. “ ‘Come As […]

International Recruitment Company seeks QC for the shoe industry m/f

For our customer, an international acting shoe producer we are looking for the above mentioned candidate. The ideal candidate has a background in the shoe and leather goods industry and a wide experience. The shoes are produced in Southern and Eastern Europe to a very high quality level. Your profile and the job You are […]