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The August 2020 edition of Sole Fashion has been postponed. Located at The Ricoh Arena, the debut edition of Sole fashion took place on 16th & 17th February 2020 and attracted big industry names such as Rieker, Josef Seibel, Gardiner Bros, Bugatti, Mephisto and HB Shoes. Organiser Penny Robinson commented: “I know what an incredibly challenging time […]



Walter Breuer takes over the International Wholesale Management of HÖGL shoe fashion GmbH as a member of the Executive Board from July 1, 2020. Mr. Breuer thus supports the two managing partners Gerhard Bachmaier and Patrick Lorenz at the Austrian Quality Shoe Brand as a Global Sales Director. The divisions ́Marketing, Collection, Retail and E-Commerce‘ […]

CAPRICE gifts UK retail partners with face masks

The international shoe manufacturer CAPRICE has converted its shoe factory in shoe town Pirmasens, Germany, to the manufacturing of protective face masks. This important supply began several weeks ago to initially support care homes. The company has now decided to manufacture masks for its retail partners too. In the coming weeks, all CAPRICE retailers and […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Logistics Management Specialist m/w/d Portugal

Our Customer For our customer, a European shoes manufacturer, we are looking for a logistics specialist. Base will be in the traditional shoe production area in Portugal. The company is well established and is producing men- women and kid shoes on different price levels and different constructions. You are an expert in logistics, supply and […]

The Cordwainers National Footwear Student of the Year  Awards 2020

The Cordwainers National Footwear Student of the Year Awards 2020

The Worshipful Company of Cordwainers is delighted to announce the winners of the Cordwainers National Footwear Student of the Year Awards 2020. Now in its seventh year, the competition to design ‘an innovative and marketable shoe’, is fiercely contested by students studying at the three universities which offer footwear design courses: De Montfort University, the […]

International Recruitment Company Seeks Head of Men Shoes m/f/d with International Expertise

Our Customer For our customer, a well-established European shoe manufacturer on a premium price level, we are looking for the above mentioned candidate to help an extraordinary traditional brand. The nearly worldwide acting and well-known company with focus on business and fashionable men shoes is constantly growing. The ideal candidate will manage the men’s shoes […]

Dune London Donate 1000 pairs of shoes to the NHS

To help and give thanks to the incredible NHS staff, Dune London have donated 1000 pairs of Dune Easy shoes to Guy’s and Saint Thomas’ hospitals to make their feet more comfortable during and after their long shifts on the ward. As soon as word started to spread about the pandemic and the impact it […]

Skechers Premium Heritage Limited Edition Collection Returns with New Five Pack

Skechers Premium Heritage Limited Edition Collection Returns with New Five Pack

Skechers Premium Heritage Limited Edition Collection returns with a new five pack dropped 15 th May. The limited-edition capsule complete with jewelry-like adornments, high-end leathers and plenty of shine is perfect for dressing up the athleisure wear we are all currently living in and is the ideal way to add some edge to your favorite […]

Restart – Workplace Planning Webinar Friday, May 22nd 11am – 12 noon 

Dear members, Just a reminder that there’s still time to book a place on our ‘Restart – Workplace Planning Webinar’ taking place tomorrow at 11am -12 noon. This will be run in conjunction with leading Health & Safety expert, Huw Jenkyn Jones and is aimed at helping you to create a Covid-Secure environment for staff as they get back to work. We […]

MICAM, Milano: The event is confirmed for September 20-23 at Fiera Milano Rho MICAM: A GREAT OPPORTUNITY TO START AGAIN FOR THE ENTIRE ITALIAN FOOTWEAR INDUSTRY

Organisation of the world’s most important footwear show is proceeding. MICAM survey: 80% of footwear makers have suffered directly from the impact of the emergency, but the industry is determined to start again. 75% of the Italian and international companies surveyed see the trade fair as a key to relaunching the industry. Milan, 21 May […]