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Rebound in Footwear Sales Easing, says BFA

Rebound in Footwear Sales Easing, says BFA

The July 2021 Retail Report by the British Footwear Association (BFA) highlights that while the value of footwear and leather goods climbed in July 2021, there’s still a long way to go before the market performs at pre-pandemic levels. Key Information The value of footwear and leather goods sales in July climbed 28.5% year-on-year. Retail […]

Bedroom Athletics Launch First Digital Slippers

Bedroom Athletics Launch First Digital Slippers

Independent footwear brand Bedroom Athletics launches first ever digital slippers to help customers better understand the construction and materials used in the design and manufacture of their products. Working with fashion design students from the University of South Wales the iconic slipper brand collaborated with four students on four key styles. Using the innovative design […]

MODA ANNOUNCES A HOST OF PARTNER BENEFITS FOR VISITORS AND A COMPELLING BRAND LINE-UP

MODA ANNOUNCES A HOST OF PARTNER BENEFITS FOR VISITORS AND A COMPELLING BRAND LINE-UP

*Lawrence Llewelyn-Bowen launches Llewellington Collection* Demonstrating its ongoing commitment and investment to the industry, Moda, also known as the National Footwear Show, has revealed a line-up of over 160 footwear, fashion, accessories, and jewellery brands as well as digital clinics by partner and Café sponsor Modular Commerce and buyer benefits for members of headline sponsor […]

DEICHMANN DONATE SCHOOL SHOES TO FAMILIES SUPPORTED BY BARNARDO’S AHEAD OF THE NEW SCHOOL TERM

DEICHMANN DONATE SCHOOL SHOES TO FAMILIES SUPPORTED BY BARNARDO’S AHEAD OF THE NEW SCHOOL TERM

Europe’s biggest footwear retailer Deichmannn, together with the UK’s leading children’s charity Barnardo’s, culminate its summer-long ‘Best Foot Forward’ charity campaign by donating school shoes and vouchers for vulnerable families at Barnardo’s children’s centre across the UK.   After food and energy costs, buying a new pair of school shoes can be a struggle for […]

BFA Update  Sales of Footwear Rebound in June 2021, says BFA

BFA Update Sales of Footwear Rebound in June 2021, says BFA

Double-Digit Advance in June Footwear Sales Boosts Prospects for a Partial Recovery in 2021 Key Information The value of footwear and leather goods sales in June jumped 63.6% year-on-year. Retail demand for footwear and leather goods in June grew faster than the broader retail market. Textile, clothing, and footwear stores were the only retail sector […]

Harrogate Fashion Week sees a 40% increase in Buyers’ attendance

Harrogate Fashion Week sees a 40% increase in Buyers’ attendance

The much-anticipated Harrogate Fashion Week, held 1-2nd August, returned to rave reviews. Harrogate Fashion Week continues to go from strength to strength, with its fifth event capturing the most attention yet.   Now with over 100 brands exhibiting. A dedicated team behind the show, ensured the weekend went off without a hitch. And what a weekend! The […]

SPRING FAIR ANNOUNCES ACTION PACKED 4-DAY SHOW AND LATE-NIGHT OPENINGS – running gtp, Sunday 6th – Wednesday 9th February 2022 at NEC Birmingham

SPRING FAIR ANNOUNCES ACTION PACKED 4-DAY SHOW AND LATE-NIGHT OPENINGS – running gtp, Sunday 6th – Wednesday 9th February 2022 at NEC Birmingham

With input from over 3,500 exhibitors, buyers and partners, Spring Fair, the leading Home & Gift show, has announced that it will become a four-day show. The new show dates run from Sunday 6th – Wednesday 9th February 2022 at NEC Birmingham and will include the introduction of late-night openings until 7.30pm on the Sunday and Monday. […]

AUTUMN FAIR INTRODUCES COVID-19 STATUS CHECKS AND DELIVERS INDUSTRY-LEADING SAFE & SECURE GUIDELINES

With its doors re-opening for the first time in 18 months from the 5th – 8th September at the NEC Birmingham, Autumn Fair, co-located with Moda, has introduced COVID-19 status checks for all attendees on arrival at the show. In addition, it has updated its Safe & Secure Guidelines to deliver industry-leading health and safety measures to […]

CAPRICE NEW SUMMER COLLECTIONS

CAPRICE NEW SUMMER COLLECTIONS

NATURAL URBAN SPRING I SUMMER 2022 Casualness and comfort meet unique styles, innovative materials and inspiring accents in CAPRICE’s Spring-Summer 2022 collection. The combination of casual and urban designs with natural shades dominates the creative line of the new CAPRICE collection. Whether sporty sandals, progressive loafers or exciting lifestyle sneakers – the new and fresh […]

Skechers Announces Record Second Quarter 2021 Sales of $1.66 Billion and Diluted Earnings Per Share Of $0.88

Skechers Announces Record Second Quarter 2021 Sales of $1.66 Billion and Diluted Earnings Per Share Of $0.88 Earnings Webcast  AUDIO Jul 22, 2021 • 4:05 pm EDT LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)– SKECHERS U.S.A., Inc. (“Skechers” or the “Company”) (NYSE:SKX), The Comfort Technology Company™ and a global footwear leader, today announced financial results for the second quarter ended […]