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Children’s shoe retailers failing to maximise potential of rich media, new research reveals

Retailers selling children’s shoes are apparently failing to maximise the potential of rich media when presenting products to customers online, according to new research. Imaging and workflow specialist SpinMe reviewed the websites of 50 well known children’s shoe retailers to see how two popular styles – trainers and Wellington boots – are showcased to shoppers. 70% […]

GRADUATE FASHION FOUNDATION CELEBRATES GRADUATE TALENT WITH AN EXCLUSIVE RECEPTION AT THE HOUSES OF PARLIAMENT

This evening Graduate Fashion Foundation, the charity behind Graduate Fashion Week in association with UK Fashion & Textiles Association (UKFT), hosted an exclusive reception at the Houses of Parliament, celebrating their strong ties with leading industry experts, bringing together fashion’s brightest young graduate talent and key policy makers. Following in the footsteps of notable alumni […]

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FROM SOUTH AFRICA WITH LOVE CONCERT

FROM SOUTH AFRICA WITH LOVE CONCERT

Indepedent Footwear Retailer, David Gummers, of F.Dickinson Footwear, Cumbria, is holding a From South Africa With Love Concert, at the Leisure centre in Kendal on the 8th December. Apart from the South African artists they have the Amabile choir, stage coach dancers and Danny Matthews is hosting the show. They  have also been running a primary […]

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Remonte Best Seller

Remonte Best Seller

R1402/90           RRP £69.99         Remonte Leather printed sneaker with lace up and zip detail.   01858 414141 www.rieker.com

Vietnam’s footwear exports on the rise

According to Lefaso, the local association, Vietnam’s footwear exports in the first half of the current year have reached 7.06 billion US dollars, a 13.2% increase from similar period last year Using data sourced from the Vietnamese Customs Department, Lefaso (Vietnam Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association) confirmed footwear exports continue to growth in the country. […]

KIWI Shoe Polish Appoint a new UK distributor – Victor de Banke Market Harborough

KIWI Shoe Polish Appoint a new UK distributor – Victor de Banke Market Harborough

Victor de Banke is pleased to announce that they will now be stocking the full Kiwi range. Cleaning, polishing and waterproofing the Nations footwear.  Kiwi will be joining a strong portfolio of brands at Victor de Banke including Shoe String Laces, Woly’, Famaco’ Shoe Care as well as continuing Private label brands. Kiwi, the world’s […]

Free Fashion Law seminar – Thursday 23 November 2017

On 23 November The Fashion Law Group at Fox Williams LLP will be holding its annual Fashion Law seminar. This year their  panel will look at: managing reputational risk to your brand on social media ‘urban myths’ and design infringement what you need to do to comply with the changes in data protection law which […]

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START-RITE APPOINTS NEW FINANCE DIRECTOR FOLLOWING WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME

Start-Rite Shoes Ltd, has announced that Jo Westaway has been appointed in the role of Finance Director and Company Secretary, after completing a course that helps develop aspiring female leaders. Formally Head of People and Financial Controller at Start-Rite, Jo recently completed the East of England Women’s Leadership Programme, run by Pure Resourcing and People […]

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STRIKING OPTIONS FOR E-COMMERCE MARKETPLACE ORDERS

The Royal Mail strike planned to start on Thursday 19th October has been halted after a High Court injunction. Despite the ban, there are persistent rumours that some workers will strike after the 11am essential deliveries. But this is a first warning sign for retailers of all sizes who have put all their eggs in […]

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New Italian Brand – Agile

New Italian Brand – Agile

Art 1315 GELSO STAR SILVER Trade price: £61   RRP: £159 Sporty chic sneaker on silver paillettes proposal, 4cm wedge on 2cm plateau sole, removable insole Contact: Marco Beltrami Export Manager Agile by Rucoline marco.beltrami@rucoline.it