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The trends in the first few months of 2020 as recorded by Confindustria Moda Research Centre for Assocalzaturifici:  THE ITALIAN FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY: A STEEP DROP IN EXPORTS (IN MARCH – 33.7% BY VOLUME AND -30% BY VALUE) AND DOMESTIC SALES (-33.7% IN THE FIRST FOUR MONTHS OF THE YEAR BY VALUE, -29.7% BY VOLUME)

Covid-19 has had serious repercussions for Italy’s footwear industry, which registered a steep drop in both exports and domestic sales in the early months of 2020. The figures collected and processed by the Confindustria Moda Research Centre for Assocalzaturifici speak clearly: in the month of March, exports were  -33.7% lower by quantity, -30% in terms […]

BFA invites you to join them for a live video distillery tour and cocktail masterclass!

Join us for a live video distillery tour and cocktail masterclass Friday 17th July, 4.30 – 5.30pm Hosted by the BFA, in association with Sloemotion distillery. Includes a virtual tour of a unique family-owned Yorkshire distillery, a cocktail making masterclass, four free spirits so you can mix up your own tipples at home, and a 15% discount on […]

QUICK, FLEXIBLE, GLOBAL: MICAM ADDS DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY TO ITS SERVICES MICAM Milano – Digital Show Powered by NuORDER is here: a business tool to enhance the value of the physical event

Every crisis brings an opportunity: digital transformation of services and business relations in many different sectors is one of the phenomena that have offered enterprises the greatest opportunities for growth in the complex world scenario of the past few months. In only a short time, numerous forms of business have made the transition from the […]

MICAM FASHION TRENDS: FOOTWEAR: SPRING-SUMMER 2021 TRENDS UNVEILED

MICAM FASHION TRENDS: FOOTWEAR: SPRING-SUMMER 2021 TRENDS UNVEILED

Homespun, rustic minimalism combined with the values of tradition, TransForm, hope beyond the crisis and harmonization of opposites and GameScape, a nostalgic trip back to the games of the ’80s and the union between real and virtual, represent the trends that will characterise the Spring-Summer 2021 Season. The trends have been elaborated by WGSN for […]

Hyve Group announce changes to their 2020 show calendar Autumn Fair 2020 will offer a virtual forum this September Autumn Fair will return 5th-8th September 2021

London, UK, 2nd July 2020 – Hyve, the organiser of Autumn Fair, the season’s most important marketplace for the home and gift retail industry, and the co-located Jewellery & Watch and Fashion (JWF) announce today changes to the scheduled event in 2020. As a reflection on conversations between the organisers and exhibitors and visitors, Hyve […]

MODA TO RETURN TO THE NEC BIRMINGHAM IN FEBRUARY 2021

Hyve Group announces changes to their 2020 show calendar A brand-new, collaborative “Fashion Together” virtual forum will take place this September. Moda will return to The NEC Birmingham for the AW21 season on 7 th-9th February 2021. Due to the global impact of the Coronavirus pandemic, Hyve Group have announced changes to their 2020 show […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Production Manager Footwear Italy m/f/d

Our Customer For our customer, an Italian footwear brand we are looking for an experienced production manager for one of their production plants. Location is in Northern Italy. A good feeling for Italian fashion would be necessary. The company is well-known for excellent quality and fashion. Men, women and kids shoes are very comfortable and […]

CAPRICE: fresh, chic and sporty into the new spring | summer 2021 season

CAPRICE: fresh, chic and sporty into the new spring | summer 2021 season

In a time of great change, it was particularly important to CAPRICE to prepare for the coming season with a new creative momentum. It is the attention to detail that makes CAPRICE shoes so unique. Special designs, perfect last shapes, trendy colours and exquisite leather materials characterise the new shoe highlights, a perfect symbiosis of […]

PURE LONDON, PURE ORIGIN, SCOOP AND JACKET REQUIRED TO RETURN TO LONDON IN FEBRUARY 2021

Hyve Group announce changes to their 2020 show calendar A brand-new, collaborative “Fashion Together” virtual forum will take place this September Hyve Fashion’s London shows will return to the UK capital for the AW21 season Due to the global impact of the Coronavirus pandemic, Hyve Group have announced changes to their 2020 show calendar. The […]

UPDATE FROM THE SOCIETY OF SHOE FITTERS

UPDATE FROM THE SOCIETY OF SHOE FITTERS

The Society of Shoe Fitters Registered charity no. 1178413 c/o The Anchorage, 28 Admirals Walk, Hingham, Norfolk. NR9 4JL Tel. +44 (0)1953-851171 Email: secretary@shoefitters-uk.org Website: www.shoefitters-uk.org COVID-19 AND THE S.S.F. and C.F.H.R. Our industry suffered three years of Brexit uncertainty and in 2020 has been side-swiped worldwide by the Covid-19 virus. We would say ‘you […]