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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 […]

MICAM IS LIKE A QUALITY SHOE: FASHIONABLE AND MADE TO MEASURE

Market analysis and a focus on communication make the international footwear show a key event for the industry Only a few more months to go until the next MICAM, the international footwear show coming up at Fiera Milano (Rho) February 10 through 13 next year. Following a number of initiatives around the world intended to […]

 Hotter CEO named as Face of Vibrant Economy

 Hotter CEO named as Face of Vibrant Economy

Hotter CEO Sara Prowse has been named as one of the UK’s ‘Faces of a Vibrant Economy’, a celebration of  leaders who inspire by example and show how better business can be done. As part of Grant Thornton’s commitment to shaping a vibrant economy in the UK, each year the firm identifies and brings together […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Sales Manager Europe Shoes m/f

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

10th ANNUAL SKECHERS PIER TO PIER FRIENDSHIP WALK RAISES MORE THAN $2 MILLION FOR KIDS

10th ANNUAL SKECHERS PIER TO PIER FRIENDSHIP WALK RAISES MORE THAN $2 MILLION FOR KIDS

Donations for Children with Special Needs, School Foundations and Scholarships Have Totaled More Than $11 Million to Date The Skechers Foundation broke new fundraising records for children with special needs and education at Sunday’s 10th annual Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk, surpassing $2 million in contributions and totaling over $11 million since the Walk’s […]

Hotter reveals Marie Curie Pixie Boot for AW18

Hotter reveals Marie Curie Pixie Boot for AW18

Hotter is delighted to unveil an Autumn/Winter boot as part of its Marie Curie collaboration. Following the hugely successful Daffodil Mabel back in March, Hotter has launched a limited edition Pixie boot with a signature Marie Curie daffodil print lining and yellow thread and tassle highlights, inspired by Marie Curie’s iconic emblem.  Since the launch […]

ITALIAN FASHION LANDS AT CIIE IN SHANGHAI Six trade show brands come together to put the spotlight on Italian excellence: MICAM, MIDO, MIPEL, MILANO UNICA, LINEAPELLE, THE ONE MILANO

Italy’s textile, fashion and accessory industry exports products worth over EUR 2.2 billion to China every year. Italian fashion excellence is to feature at one of the most important appointments in terms of visibility and business, the China International Import Expo (CIIE), which opens today 5 November and will run until 10 November in Shanghai. […]

SHOES FROM ITALY GETS UNDERWAY: ITALIAN SHOES GO TO KAZAKHSTAN AND UKRAINE After Obuv’ Mir Koži in Moscow, the next stops are Almaty and Kiev. Starting on October 31

Italy’s top footwear brands go to a market with a particular preference for Italian shoes, the CIS, with two more events bringing together supply and demand in this vast area. After Obuv’ Mir Koži in Moscow, Assocalzaturifici continues to protect and promote the Italian footwear industry in the area, going to Kazakhstan for Shoes from […]

BOBUX, MAKERS OF THE ORIGINAL SOFT SOLE SHOE, LAUNCHES PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGN TO SUPPORT ITS STUNNING NEW COLLECTION FOR A/W 2018/19

BOBUX, MAKERS OF THE ORIGINAL SOFT SOLE SHOE, LAUNCHES PROMOTIONAL CAMPAIGN TO SUPPORT ITS STUNNING NEW COLLECTION FOR A/W 2018/19

Whilst now a staple in most babies’ wardrobes, with a pair of Bobux Soft Sole shoes bought somewhere in the world every 60 seconds, it was Kiwi brand, Bobux, that created the world’s first leather Soft Sole shoe over 27 years ago. In 1991, Bobux’s founders, Chris and Colleen Bennett, took to their garage, armed […]