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Brands, trends and events at GDS
By 15/11/2016 Read More →

Brands, trends and events at GDS

  The current 2017/18 Autumn/Winter collections, season highlights and a wide range of inspirations will be presented at GDS – Global Destination for Shoes & Accessories, running from Tuesday 7 to Thursday 9 February 2017. The three well-structured areas (Highstreet, Studio and Pop Up); the representative collection portfolio; the GDS Trend Programme and an informative […]

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Inescop and Arsutoria form collaboration

Centre for technology and innovation Inescop and the Italian design school Arsutoria have entered into a collaboration agreement aiming to spread the use of the computer-aided design software for footwear developed by Inescop. The collaboration between Inescop and Arsutoria dates back from the 1990s when teachers of the Italian school started to teach in Inescop […]

Posted in: Industry News
New EU-Canada Comprehensive Trade Agreement
By 07/11/2016 Read More →

New EU-Canada Comprehensive Trade Agreement

On Sunday 30th October 2016, the EU and Canada signed the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).  What does this mean for European and British footwear manufacturing footwear companies? Elimination of tariffs as from day one. Currently Canada’s tariffs on shoes go as high as 20%, averaging at 18%, making UK and EU made footwear much cheaper […]

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Start-rite sign up to sponsor the Footwear Industry Awards 2017
By 04/11/2016 Read More →

Start-rite sign up to sponsor the Footwear Industry Awards 2017

  Organiser Datateam Business Media is delighted to announce another high profile new sponsor for the Footwear Industry Awards 2015…. Children’s shoe manufacturer Start-rite will be sponsoring the Children’s Retailer of the Year category at the Footwear Industry Awards 2017. “Start-rite is delighted to support the Footwear Industry Awards,” said Ian Watson, CEO of Start-rite […]

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By 02/11/2016 Read More →

Footwear Industry Awards 2017: Voting is Open!

Once again the trade has engaged with dynamic annual awards programme the Footwear Industry Awards to nominate their top footwear brands and retailers of the past twelve months. The next part is up to you… The voting form is now LIVE at www.footwearindustryawards.com. Datateam Business Media, organiser of the Footwear Industry Awards, invites YOU, the […]

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Po-Zu announces major Star Wars footwear range
By 26/10/2016 Read More →

Po-Zu announces major Star Wars footwear range

Po-Zu has announcing a co-branded Star Wars/Po-Zu collection, which includes high quality replicas of footwear worn in the Star Wars films by some of the key characters. The collection has been developed by Po-Zu and will be manufactured according to Po-Zu’s renowned ethical and sustainable practices. Sven Segal, founder of Po-Zu is delighted to work on this project, […]

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Sales Agent Wanted – Analpa Footwear Company
By 24/10/2016 Read More →

Sales Agent Wanted – Analpa Footwear Company

Sales Agent Wanted – Analpa Footwear Company Please send your application by e-mail to the attention of Mr Jason Harris Jason.harris@analpa.co.uk In case of any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us: Analpa UK Ltd Sales.enquiry@analpa.co.uk www.analpa.co.uk Tel : 01706 484464

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Company Profile: AKI UK
By 19/10/2016 Read More →

Company Profile: AKI UK

AKI has a motive of sharing the better quality on reasonable prices. The company specialises in riding shoes and waterproof and breathable boots. A better waterproof boot, more comfortable than any other and meeting the highest level of performance under any conditions, featuring internal waterproof breathable membranes (German Viltex PE) for permanent waterproof protection. AKI’s boots are […]

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By 19/10/2016 Read More →

Footwear Industry Awards 2017: 1 Week Left to Nominate!

Visit www.footwearindustryawards.co.uk to nominate the top footwear brands and retailers of the past twelve months. Don’t delay, nominations close in just ONE WEEK on 21st October! The Footwear Industry Awards offers everyone in the footwear trade a chance to shine, from independent start-ups through to multinational corporations. It offers the chance stand out amongst your […]

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A/W 17 to launch at Moda
By 14/10/2016 Read More →

A/W 17 to launch at Moda

Birmingham-based trade show Moda has confirmed a number of early signings across each of its five product categories. The trade show has welcomed back a significant percentage of its summer exhibitors as it prepares for the A/W 17 edition of the show. Footwear has confirmed over 250 collections for February, with Tamaris, Skechers, Jessica Wright […]