Giovanni Lacatena , Managing Director of the Wortmann Schuh-Holding KG which includes Tamaris, Marco Tozzi, Caprice, Jana and s’Oliver footwear brands is pleased to announce support for the UK market. The Wortmann group will deliver all orders for the Autumn Winter 19 season with the indicated prices, the conditions will be the same as in […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Footwear Designer Children’s Shoes m/f

For our client, an international children shoes with HQ in Western Europe we are looking for you – a footwear designer – to join a worldwide operating company. You are a talented senior designer with progressive thinking who can bring sophisticated designs to the kids. The company with its brands is well known, has the best reputation […]


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 […]



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 […]