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Fragiacomo between héritage and a contemporary spirit

In the discovery of an Italian luxury brand with a rich héritage and a future characterised by ongoing expansion: Federico Pozzi Chiesa, CEO of GC Holding, the brand’s owner, speaks to us of Fragiacomo’s values, future projects, and its FW 2018-19 collection.

Showmates, a network of suppliers that offers global solutions for the fashion accessory sector

This place, capable of representing the optimal meeting point between companies that produce materials and accessories, designers / style offices and the companies that make the finished product, is located in Scandicci (Florence).

Alfa Centauri and MITEA: technology, quality, and the environment

Located in the green heart of Majella, Alfa Centauri is a leading productive reality in manufacturing small tempered metal parts for the Western world of footwear: a group with more than forty years of experience, and the owner of the MITEA brand.

Torielli inaugurates its new headquarters in a mix of tradition and innovation

Speaking of Torielli is the same as speaking of the great tradition and history of the Italian shoe-machinery sector. A history built upon keen intuition, a high level of professionalism, innovation and service. A history that today has found a brand new setting: the new headquarters in Vigevano’s corso della Repubblica.

Conceria Montebello: heartfelt passion and intelligent hands

“Fifty years ago my father looked to the future and gave life to this company: If he could see it today, I am sure he would be proud of it, but despite its great achievements to date, he would still ask: what’s next?”

Gruppo Mastrotto, new openings in America and Asia

The leading European tannery continues with its unstoppable plans for international expansion and opens a new branch in Los Angeles, while reinforcing its presence in the Asian market.

FAGUS: design, lasts and moulds since 1911

Experience and expertise characterize the German company’s offer in its quest for perfect fit.

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

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Fashion Change: a change of standards in fashion

A book that expresses the experience of Out of Fashion, the first training course dedicated to sustainable fashion, outlining the roadmap for a fashion with greater awareness and attentiveness to environmental and ethical themes.

With Appleskin, Khriò D+ sneakers are sustainable and circular

At the beginning there was Orange Fiber adopted by Ferragamo for a capsule collection of accessories. Then, the drive of sustainable fashion kicked off many other projects that make the most of the potential offered up by organic fibres: this is the case of D+ di Khriò.

Jun 13, 2018

Nike Flyleather: the super material for sustainability

The giant in sportswear continues to research sustainable materials and presents a revolutionary leather destined to repeat the success of Nike Flyknit.

Jun 12, 2018

Loved by All – The Story of Apa Sherpa

After the numerous prizes and awards won at international film festivals, the incredible short movie “Loved by All – The […]

Jun 12, 2018

G-SHOCK : the indestructible watch is 35 years old

How many watches must be destroyed before creating an indestructible one? The winning formula comes from Japan and bears the name of G-shock.