VIVOBAREFOOT AWARDED B CORP STATUS BUT INSIST: THIS IS NOT ENOUGH

Minimalist footwear brand awarded score putting them alongside Allbirds and Veja, but declare regenerative business is the only way to regenerate the health of people and planet  (Left: ReVivo shoes are reconditioned to avoid landfill, Right: A worker in the Soul of Africa social enterprise factory, Ethiopia) LONDON – 2nd SEPTEMBER, 2020 – Global barefoot footwear company Vivobarefoot was today awarded […]

FOOT LOCKER EMBRACES INDIVIDUALITY WITH LATEST CAMPAIGN FEATURING GEN Z CHANGEMAKERS Brand partners with breakout talent, Abisha and Jordan Charles, to celebrate being yourself

20th AUGUST 2020: Foot Locker in Europe today launches its latest campaign, featuring leading changemakers who are championing individuality and a more progressive future for their communities and beyond.   The campaign is a second instalment in the brand’s new platform, ‘Shoes Don’t Change the World. You Do’, which celebrates today’s youth who are striving to make […]

Q&A Jamie Redknapp, Skechers

Q&A Jamie Redknapp, Skechers

Why are you excited to work with Skechers? I’m excited to work with Skechers for many reasons, but especially for their large selection of laid-back and comfortable styles. This brand really has a shoe for everyone! And I got to travel to Los Angeles to shoot the ad shortly before the pandemic began, so I […]

WINNER OF RSPCA GOOD BUSINESS AWARDS WINNER OF PETA AWARD  ‘Take Heed’ by Beyond Skin

WINNER OF RSPCA GOOD BUSINESS AWARDS WINNER OF PETA AWARD ‘Take Heed’ by Beyond Skin

On 2nd July ’20 our Instagram account @beyondskin with over 38k followers was hacked and our handle taken by someone else. After over eight years of hard work building a global community, we have sadly had to literally start over. We received an email from the hackers in the early hours stating that they had […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Brand Manager Shoes m/f/d

Our Customer For our customer, a well-known UK shoe manufacturer with several brands, we are looking for the above-mentioned candidate. The company is distributing worldwide. Focus is on fashionable shoes. The company is producing in different countries high quality products with excellent fitting on a middle to high price. The ideal candidate will manage the […]

HYVE GROUP LAUNCHES THREE VIRTUAL FORUMS IN SEPTEMBER 2020  Autumn Fair @ Home, Glee Gathering and Fashion Together Showcasing over 500 brands virtually Refuelling Retail theme announced for 2021

HYVE GROUP LAUNCHES THREE VIRTUAL FORUMS IN SEPTEMBER 2020 Autumn Fair @ Home, Glee Gathering and Fashion Together Showcasing over 500 brands virtually Refuelling Retail theme announced for 2021

HYVE GROUP LAUNCHES THREE VIRTUAL FORUMS IN SEPTEMBER 2020 Autumn Fair @ Home, Glee Gathering and Fashion Together Showcasing over 500 brands virtually Refuelling Retail theme announced for 2021 Hyve Group is pleased to announce Autumn Fair @ Home, Glee Gathering and Fashion Together (comprising Pure, Pure Origin, Moda and Scoop), three completely virtual forums […]

MOMAD, Intergift, Bisutex and MadridJoya postpone their event for February 2021

MOMAD, Intergift, Bisutex and MadridJoya postpone their event for February 2021

The decision was reached between IFEMA and the organising committees of the respective trade fairs, so that these events can be held in a stronger economic environment that will guarantee a successful event for participants.  Madrid, 6 August 2020.- The fashion and consumer goods trade fairs MOMAD, Intergift, Bisutex and MadridJoya postpone their next event for 2021. The […]

WORLDWIDE FOOTWEAR PRODUCTION INCREASED BY 21.2% OVER THE LAST DECADE. NEW RECORD SET IN 2019

Worldwide footwear production has increased by 21.2% since 2010 at an average yearly growth rate of 2.2%. In 2019 the industry slowed down, growing by only 0.6%. However, this was enough to establish a new production record of 24.3 billion pairs, a record which might hold for a few years yet, given the impact of […]

TEXTILE FOOTWEAR REPRESENTS ONE THIRD OF ALL TRADED FOOTWEAR

The steep increase in the importance of textile footwear has been the most remarkable feature of the evolution of international footwear trade over the last decade. Textile footwear now represents roughly one third of all footwear trade, up from 14.6% in 2010 (value). Both rubber & plastic and leather footwear lost share to textile. Nonetheless, […]

ASIA ACCOUNTS FOR MORE THAN HALF OF GLOBAL CONSUMPTION

Worldwide footwear production has increased by 21.2% since 2010 at an average yearly growth rate of 2.2%. In 2019 the industry slowed down, growing by only 0.6%. However, this was enough to establish a new production record of 24.3 billion pairs, a record which might hold for a few years yet, given the impact of […]