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CAPRICE launches its first ever “Exclusive Collection” for the independent retailers

CAPRICE launches its first ever “Exclusive Collection” for the independent retailers

In this challenging time, the spirit of partnership at CAPRICE is very important. To provide retailers the best possible support with an attractive and different product range, the Pirmasens shoe manufacturer is expanding its range with “CAPRICE EXCLUSIVE” for the next autumn-winter season 2021/22. For the first time, a special segment from the newly developed […]

RELATIONSHIPS, BUSINESS AND DIGITAL: EXPO RIVA SCHUH; GARDABAGS KICK OFF ONCE AGAIN IN JANUARY WITH A VERY SPECIAL EDITION

Expo Riva Schuh and Gardabags will be back from January 16th to 19th 2021 with a special one-off edition, which signals a new lease of life for the sector, thanks to new dynamics and new digital possibilities, given that it is impossible to organise physical events. The aim is to provide continuity to the heart […]

FASHION TRADE FAIRS GET GOING AGAIN WITH #STRONGERTOGETHER

New dates on March 20 to 24, 2021 for the trade fair that successfully connected the Italian fashion system last September Milan, 25 November 2020. The challenge continues. Important teamwork, synergies and positive signals registered in the last edition (September 20 – 23, 2020) have consolidated plans to repeat the #strongertogether project in March 2021. […]

BRITS DUMP 149 MILLION PAIRS OF SHOES INTO LANDFILL EACH YEAR – BUT HALF PLAN TO BUY MORE FOOTWEAR THIS BLACK FRIDAY

NEW RESEARCH BY VIVOBAREFOOT IS UNCOVERING THE IMPACT CONSUMERS HAVE ON THE PLANET EVERY YEAR THROUGH THEIR FEET AND THEIR SHOE-BUYING HABITS  – Estimated 22 billion pairs of shoes end up in landfill each year, with 149million from the UK – 46% of consumers planning to buy more shoes during Black Friday sales – 44% […]

BFA: New information on the movement of goods in Northern Ireland, further amends to customs guidance and some new details on International trade.

BFA: New information on the movement of goods in Northern Ireland, further amends to customs guidance and some new details on International trade.

Dear Member, A few business readiness updates for you today, regarding new information on the movement of goods in Northern Ireland, further amends to customs guidance and some new details on International trade. I appreciate the Brexit date is looming ever closer and some of you are feeling overloaded by the huge amount of information […]

EXPO RIVA SCHUH, last of online meeting scheduled for Tuesday 10th November at 14:00 (CEST)“THE 2022 FASHION MARKET, SHIFTS & STRATEGIES”: A REFLECTION ON THE FASHION MARKET FOR THE LAST OF THE #PLAYFASHION LIVE TALKS

Circular design and virtual fashion: are these to be the macro trends for the fashion market in the coming years? Aiming to find an answer to this question is the “2022 fashion market, shifts & strategies,” the last in a series of online meetings promoted by Expo Riva Schuh, scheduled for Tuesday 10th November at […]

BFA: Brexit update,Thursday, November 5th: Latest Government guidance for consumer goods sector, including labelling specific for the footwear industry, plus links to updates on trading with non-EU countries post January 2021

BFA: Brexit update,Thursday, November 5th: Latest Government guidance for consumer goods sector, including labelling specific for the footwear industry, plus links to updates on trading with non-EU countries post January 2021

Dear members, Please find below a summary and links to the government’s latest guidance for the consumer goods sector as we mover ever nearer to leaving the EU. Can I also draw member’s attention to the information on labelling specific to the footwear industry. You can also access links to the latest updates on trading […]

IMPORTANT: Society of Shoe Fitters – Please support our PETITION – Petition link: http://chng.it/c5xc9WWk

This petition link: http://chng.it/c5xc9WWk  is to plead that Boris announces Qualified Shoe Fitters and Members of the Society of Shoe Fitters and Children’s Foot Health Register be allowed to trade during lockdown. We provide a service that supports our healthcare service for both children and adults. We should therefore be considered a crucial and not a […]

BFA: Further updates on current business support options in relation to the various COVID-19 lockdown rules

BFA: Further updates on current business support options in relation to the various COVID-19 lockdown rules

  Dear members, Some further clarification is now emerging around financial help available to businesses during lockdown and our HR partner Petaurum have provided members with some additional guidance on the current situation. This can be viewed here (or view full text below). This, of course, comes with the caveat that this could change rapidly and we […]

EXPO RIVA SCHUH – WEBINAR: 2022 FASHION MARKET, SHIFTS & STRATEGIES Tuesday 10th of November 2020 2PM(CEST Rome Time)

The event is free and open to anyone: it will be transmitted in Italian and English. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: https://exporivaschuh.it/en/webinars-registrations The event will host speeches by: Maria Eugenia Errobidarte, Senior Consultant WGSN Mindset Enrico Cietta, economist and CEO of Diomedea