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Tecnomodel has a new headquarters

On Sunday 14 May 2017, the new headquarters in Porto Sant’Elpidio was officially opened by the Marche-based company, which has been operating in the fashion industry for 25 years specialising in the creation of luxury handcrafted footwear for men and women

Industrie Chimiche Forestali: experience, innovation and Italian values for adhesives and fabrics

Adhesives and fabrics for tips and counters for the footwear and leather goods industry, adhesives for flexible packaging, upholstered furniture and automotive: these are the fields in which Industrie Chimiche Forestali S.p.A. works. The company which will celebrate a century of activity next year.

Customised Boxes by Morresi Cartotecnica

Nowadays every sector has to pay special attention to packaging in order to attract increasingly demanding customers. As regards boxes, Morresi Cartotecnica is a reference point for the footwear world.

New innovative technologies, renewed collaborations and a capsule collection to celebrate the anniversary of the brand owned by Invista.

Gruppo Mastrotto opens in Milan

The main European tanning group has inaugurated a new Leather Fashion Hub in the Italian fashion and design capital, after the one opened in London last year.

Atom Group continues to renew its headquarters around the world

After the headquarters of Vigevano, it is now the turn of the German location, which will officially open on Friday 12 May 2017 in Pirmasens, at Gewerbepark Husterhöhe Massachusetts Avenue 28

OrthoLite, there is a secret inside

Meeting one of the leading company in comfort insoles that can be found in more than 400 million pairs of shoes each year

JP Super Soles, tailored for fashion

JP Super Soles, the Portoguese company based in Pedorido Castelo de Paiva, produces soles for the most important companies of luxury footwear and is looking at the future with determination.

Humane Hide, all-in-one services for the leather world

The quality of the made in Italy, sustainability and, above all, the chance to meet the customers requests away from the realization of leather up to the finished product. These the unparalleled features of the services offered by the company from Montoro (Avellino).

Schmid, the brands that matter confirm its success

The fact that the Lombard company Schmid, which is one of the most important converters in the footwear industry, has been chosen by some of the most famous international brands proves the excellence of its productions.

Vapesol is always a step ahead, in quality and innovation

Vapesol, protagonist at Lineapelle fair with a new collection of soles

CICB: a 60-year history

Brazilian entity celebrates 60th birthday in 2017 with special events and new communication.

SAFE & SOUND and its first line of fashion sneakers

Tradition and innovation, fashion and urban casual, classic shapes and lots of colour. Unusual combinations for the new brand made in Tuscany.

INFA, a story that has always been closely connected with the world of soles

Established I 1994, this Marche-based company is a specialist in soles for the footwear industry.

MARITAN: this is why we are manufacturing in Italy again

An interview with Gabriele Maritan, at the helm, together with his sister Katia, of the homonymous footwear company that has been manufacturing men’s and women’s shoes mainly destined for export since 1995.

Lanxess presents a wide range of chemical products at IILF 2017 in Chennai

Lanxess will be present at IILF 2017 in Chennai, from February 1 to 3, with a 135 square meter stand to showcase its portfolio for the production of shoe upper, upholstery, furniture and automotive leathers

Lanxess hosted a seminar about the leather industry

Lanxess explains its market vision in order to improve the understanding of leather material in the industry

Outdoor line by TEXON ITALIA

Innovation and strict laboratory tests to offer hi-tech materials that guarantee high resistance and perfect functioning in any condition of use

GEA GOMMA meets the students of ARSUTORIA School

The natural rubber manufactured by Gea Gomma invaded ARS SHOE LAB – ARSUTORIA School’s internal lab

SAOBC: magical and luxurious ostrich leather

The creations made by the students of ARSUTORIA school using the magnificent leather supplied by SAOBC – South African Ostrich Business Chamber

Guardolificio Tre Bi, customization is the keyword

The shoe welt manufacturing company of Guardolificio Tre Bi represents a small reality that has made high quality and Made in Italy its key to accessing the leading international markets of luxury

C.D.C. – A passion for the future

For over 20 years, C.D.C. has been offering a wide selection of high quality finished chains to the most important leather goods and footwear brands. It has recently completed various certification processes, renovated the production space and moved its head office to a new plant, besides having expanded its showroom network across the world

Half a century of ribbons for the fashion industry

NASTROTEX-CUFRA, a leader in the production of ribbons for shoes, lingerie, sportswear, and elastic crocheted ribbons, collaborates with ARSUTORIA for the upcoming trends

Indispensable partner for quality soles

S.I.S. S.r.l., a leader in the production of soles, heels and sheets in compact and foam rubber for the footwear industry, focuses on quality

The future of bonded leather: the entire shoe

With almost 80 years of experience, Ledertech is one the main manufacturers of bonded leather, a quality material that the German company now proposes also for uppers

Upcoming events
FFANY New York Shoe Expo
Aug 01 - Aug 03, 2017
Schuh Austria
Aug 06 - Aug 07, 2017
Moda Footwear
Aug 06 - Aug 08, 2017
Aug 09 - Aug 11, 2017

Italiana Accessori’s open house 2017

The event that is able to mix creativity with artisan wisdom and industrialisation, now in its 8th edition, is taking place in Montevarchi until the 14th of July

Jul 12, 2017

Indo Leather & Footwear 2017: over 200 exhibitors

The 12th edition, which was held 18th -20th May 2017 in Jakarta, saw the presence of just short of 8400 visitors

Jul 10, 2017

Italian footwear making its way back up, but not yet fully on the path to recovery

At a turning point in her term of office, the President of Assocalzaturifici, Annarita Pilotti, announces a cautious sense of optimism to the National Assembly of Footwear Manufacturers for the sector’s future, while warning them that the path to recovery is still far away.

Jul 10, 2017

Inspiramais: fashion, innovation, and business

The Brazilian platform for the fashion industry presented the new materials for the coming winter 2018 to industry professionals from Latin America (and also beyond).

Jul 07, 2017

Sustainability: where is the footwear sector?’

The fashion world has had to face the sustainability issue since the 1990s. The footwear sector has always been a precursor and a leader on this subject, but today it has to face the problems linked to the change of manufacturing sites once again.