Future of Fashion? Who and what is Generation Alpha? Luxury packaging expert explains how they will impact the future of fashion

As Nike CEO John Donahoe recently stated, Generation Alpha is the priority – and this is the case for all industries. And here, Robert Lockyer, Founder and Chief Client Officer of luxury packaging solutions provider Delta Global, discusses all things Generation Alpha and what this means for the future of fashion. Generation Z and Millennials have […]

MICAM PREVIEW: GLAMOROUS BALL. CONTINUING THE STORY OF THE “MICAM GLASS SLIPPER”

MICAM’s new advertising campaign is ready to invite visitors to the event coming up at Fiera Milano (Rho) 18 through 20 September, 2022 The international promotional tour begins at a meeting with dealers in Alicante Milan, 10 May 2022 – Everything is ready for the “Glamorous ball”, the third and last chapter in “MICAM Glass […]

Statement from Assocalzaturifici Chair Siro Badon

Milan, 5 May 2022 “I want Assocalzaturifici’s position regarding the participation of Italian footwear companies in the Moscow trade fair to be perfectly clear: the trade association complies with the sanctions imposed by the international community against the country that started this war, but I cannot help sympathising with these companies, because the task of […]

Vivobarefoot Partners with One Earth to Support  Indigenous-Led Climate Solutions.  Co-Branded footwear, & Social Campaign Will Inspire Customers to Take One Step for One Earth

Vivobarefoot Partners with One Earth to Support Indigenous-Led Climate Solutions. Co-Branded footwear, & Social Campaign Will Inspire Customers to Take One Step for One Earth

Minimalist footwear company Vivobarefoot and philanthropic organization One Earth today announced Take One Step for One Earth, a fundraising collaboration. The partnership will raise awareness of on-the-ground climate solutions and drive donations to three Indigenous-led projects. Vivobarefoot will unveil co-branded trainers for adults and kids – the Primus Lite III & Primus Sport (for kids) in One Earth Neo Mint – […]

The Worshipful Company Of Cordwainers celebrate their 750th Anniversary in 2022

Cordwainers Footwear Awards returns as a live event in 2022 as part of the Company’s 750th Anniversary celebrations. In 2022, the Worshipful Company of Cordwainers are celebrating an incredible 750 years of existence. Established to oversee the trade of shoemaking, today the company continues with a strong charitable ethos, and a primary focus of nurturing […]

Havaianas supports UNICEF’s action for children in Ukraine 

The brand is the first in Brazil to contribute to UNICEF’s global response to reduce the conflict impacts on the lives of children who have fled the country.    A 150-thousand-dollar donation will be addressed to support the Blue Dots, which receive vulnerable children and families in the conflict zones.    Sao Paolo, March 2022 […]

Pavers Foundation Makes a Difference in Ukraine

Pavers Foundation Makes a Difference in Ukraine

Left: A mother and son fleeing Odessa with a gift from Stuart Paver MD of Pavers, Stuart Paver, along with Executive Assistant Steve Ovenden, have this week travelled to Bucharest to provide humanitarian aid and supplies to those most in need. Funding for the pair has come from the Pavers Foundation, which is running a […]

#BetterTogether THE SPRING EDITION CLOSES WITH JUST UNDER 30,000 TRADE VISITORS

The events confirm their importance as a unique business and training platform Milan 16 March 2022 – Over the five-day period, a total of 29,468 trade visitors from both Italy and abroad attended the four trade-fairs dedicated to fashion and accessories. MICAM, the International Footwear Exhibition, MIPEL, the event dedicated to leather goods and fashion […]

Kroll appointed Joint Administrators to Steptronic Footwear Limited (“The Company”)

Jimmy Saunders and Michael Lennon, both of Kroll, were appointed Joint Administrators of Steptronic Footwear Limited (“the Company”) on 9 March 2022. The business, based in Rushden, Northamptonshire, owns the ‘Steptronic’ footwear brand which is highly recognisable internationally in both the wholesale and retail sectors. In addition to having over 3,000 high street and online outlets as customers, […]

SIMPLICITY, NATURALNESS, WONDER: THE TRENDS FOR THE COMING FALL/WINTER AT MICAM MILANO

Milan, 1 March 2022 – The period we are living through is posing new challenges in terms of understanding the latest fashion trends. The pandemic is changing our values and our status quo, and technology is creating new worlds in which to dive, lose and re-find ourselves. In all of this, style turns to nature, […]