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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 […]

Caprice – Walking on Air – AW 2019 Collection Report

Caprice – Walking on Air – AW 2019 Collection Report

PASSIONATE AND INNOVATIVE As third generation shoemakers, we are closely linked to the roots of our craft. We are always looking for new ways to further improve our products. Our motivation is to develop shoes that impress with their comfort and high-quality workmanship. The feeling of velvety soft leather that covers the foot like 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 […]

CAPRICE starts with a new soft leather program – softer, more flexible, and more precious!

CAPRICE starts with a new soft leather program – softer, more flexible, and more precious!

High-quality lamb leathers are used. Just in time for the start of the autumn/winter 2019/20 order season, the shoe company based in Germany is presenting a new soft-leather line whose styles are made of high-quality lambskin leather. “Before our shoes pamper our customers’ feet, they have to convince their eyes and hands. We meet these […]

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 […]

PURE ORIGIN LAUNCHES AW21/SS22 TREND CATWALK AND TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION AREA

PURE ORIGIN LAUNCHES AW21/SS22 TREND CATWALK AND TECHNOLOGY & INNOVATION AREA

Manufacturing and supply chain expo, Pure Origin has announced a line-up of major players in the industry set to showcase the new technologies and emerging trends that will shape the future of fashion and help businesses to stay ahead of the curve in today’s fast-changing retail landscape. Brands secured in the Technology & Innovation Area […]

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 […]

PURE LONDON ANNOUNCES KATHARINE HAMNETT AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER

PURE LONDON ANNOUNCES KATHARINE HAMNETT AS KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Activist and icon, Katharine Hamnett CBE will take to the stage at festival of fashion Pure London to deliver a hard-hitting keynote speech about the fashion industry. In conversation with futurist Anne Lise Kjaer, Katharine will discuss her career, her pioneering work on sustainability, and re-launching her brand in today’s market. Julie Driscoll, Managing Director […]