World Footwear Yearbook 2019 – GLOBAL FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY: POSITIVE DYNAMICS; IMPACT OF US-CHINA TENSIONS

Within the worldwide footwear industry, the year 2018 was marked by the positive dynamics initiated in 2017, following two years of stabilization. In 2018 footwear production and exports grew by 2.7% and 4.3%, respectively. Data are from the World Footwear Yearbook 2019 now published by  APICCAPS — thePortuguese Footwear Association. Over the course of the […]

JANA STARTS CONSUMER MARKETING

JANA STARTS CONSUMER MARKETING

Jana will launch the first large-scale consumer campaign to support the retail trades in the coming spring/summer season 2020. In March 2020, our first Europe-wide social media campaign will be launched with over 3.5 million consumer contacts – in the German-speaking region there are co-operations with 12 selected influencers, who will promote a different sneaker […]

China’s GDP growth slows to 27-years low

China’s GDP growth slows to 27-years low The economic growth of the Asian giant slowed to 6.2% in the second quarter of the fiscal year, reflecting the weakest pace in the last decades. The US-China trade war is starting to pressure economic growth, analysts say According to several forecasts China’s GDP growth could slow to […]

International recruitment company seeks Sourcing Manager Shoes m/f Material / Leather / Components

Our Customer: For our customer, a traditional company based in Germany, we are looking for the above mentioned candidate. The company is producing fashionable men and women shoes in a middle price level. To ensure a seamless link and flow between the design department, the PM and the production in Asia and Eastern Europe we […]

Presidency Assocalzaturifici 2019-2023 –

The powers for the members of new Chairman Siro Badon’s team have been decided. The assignment of duties and responsibilities to the Deputy Chairmenwas the first step towards the implementation of the new projects in a sector that is constantly evolving Siro Badon’s term as Chairman of Assocalzaturifici for the years 2019-2023 was consolidated today […]

NEW LICENSE PARTNER FOR BAGS: TAMARIS STARTS FIRST SEASON WITH MEIER LEDERWAREN

NEW LICENSE PARTNER FOR BAGS: TAMARIS STARTS FIRST SEASON WITH MEIER LEDERWAREN

Tamaris is starting pre order sales for the spring/summer season with a new licence partner. Wilhem Johann Meier GmbH has recently assumed responsibility for the bag business of the popular women‘s shoe brand. The first joint bag collection celebrated its premiere at the Panorama fair in Berlin and received a positive response. With the change […]

Footwear Friends Annual Awards 2019

Footwear Friends, the footwear industry charity, is once again holding its Annual Awards evening on the 9 th October 2019 at a new venue. The Crypt on the Green at Clerkenwell Green is situated underneath St. James’s Church, Clerkenwell and dates back to 1792. The Awards are aimed at helping young footwear entrepreneurs who are […]

AT MICAM MONDAY 16 SEPTEMBER “INTERNATIONAL LAB of MITTELMODA – “The Fashion Award 2019”

MICAM Milano, the world’s leading footwear show, will host a fashion show featuring the 25 collections shortlisted in the contest held for students from 14 countries. Two Overall Prizes and eight Special Prizes will be awarded. The 25-year-old contest is organised in partnership with Confindustria Moda this year, in addition to the traditional support of […]

MARCO TOZZI Continues on Path of Innovation!

MARCO TOZZI Continues on Path of Innovation!

“We all know that times are not easy in the shoe industry at the moment. However, times for innovation have also never been as good as today. Retail needs and is seeking new  topics to impress its customers. To attain this objective we have worked with a great deal of effort and made high investments […]

ShoesRoom by Momad launches its September edition, which will again take place in La Nave

ShoesRoom by Momad launches its September edition, which will again take place in La Nave

Madrid, 11 June 2019. ShoesRoom by Momad, the International Trade Show for Innovation in Footwear and Accessories organised by IFEMA, is moving forward with the organisation of the next edition which will take place from 20 to 22 September, Friday to Sunday. Once again, the venue will be La Nave, a modern industrial site outside […]