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Assomac opens the first Italian-Vietnamese Technology Center in Vietnam

The Italian-Vietnamese Technology Center that was inaugurated by Assomac is an important step forward in the local promotion of Italian technology

#greenLIFE 2017

The three-year experimental project was presented in May 2017, accompanied by comments from the technicians in charge of the various research lines and by a report on how the project had reduced the environmental impact of tanning processes, which was presented by representatives of Dani, Mastrotto Group, Acque del Chiampo, Ilsa and Ikem

The entepreneurs of tomorrow and sustainability

CEC – European Federation of Footwear Industry – wanted to meet tomorrow’s young entrepreneurs during the Entrepreneurship School organised by ThinkYoung

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

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.

A historic positive cycle for leather-footwear machinery

More than 38.4% in 5 years for footwear, leather-goods and tanning machinery. Despite the weak growth of world trade, exports for the sector have grown.

Tales of Italian leather. UNIC and the Sustainability Report 2017

A new graphical layout that proposes the Sustainability Report in different formats, in order to increase its circulation as much as possible, destining it to the entire leather industry, from suppliers to the end consumer

Pakistani designers at ARSUTORIA School

Last June, for the second time, a group of students from Lahore’s Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design attended Milan’s Footwear Collection Design Course

UNIC recounts the extraordinary history of the Italian tanning industry

The annual general meeting of UNIC – Unione Nazionale Industria Conciaria (Italian Tanners’ Association) talked about a living, vital, sustainable industry characterised by remarkable “biodiversity.”

Better than new

Patagonia’s Worn Wear tour, whose aim is to encourage people to prolong the life of their items of clothing for as long as possible, points to a different road towards sustainability.

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

Prestige and research in the double appointment with Ramponi at WHITE

The unique creations of GEDEBE conquer the sixth edition of the Ramponi Prize, while the exhibition with the designers of past editions launches the project Talent Network.

The winners of the Re-Shoes Contest

Patrizio Dolci (Confort Shoes) and 3DItaly, in collaboration with AtomLab, Ultimaker, and a team of young designers, give life to the shoe of the future.

Elettrotecnica B.C., the customer is always at the centre

As usual, at Simac 2017 the stand of the company from Vigevano was visited by many customers who were looking for made in Italy reliability and for innovations that can improve manufacturing

Talent Network, a spin-off of the Ramponi Prize contest

Ramponi, after having announced its famous prize contest will accept admissions year-round, launches a spin-off of its contest.

Contemporary canvases by Tessitura Attilio Imperiali and Segre & Schieppati

Among visual suggestions and textile researches, experimentation encounters tradition and gives life to a very special project developed by Tessitura Attilio Imperiali and Segre & Schieppati

The trends developed by ARSUTORIA at Prossimapelle

Once again this year, UNPAC has chosen the ARSUTORIA research group to analyse the fashion trends.

The Ramponi Prize is in the hands of a French designer

The contest conceived by Alfredo Ramponi becomes international, and rewards the appeal of the French Sainte Courtisane brand at WHITE MILANO. From this edition, the contest remains open all year round.

Milan’s Istituto Secoli wins the YouImpresa 2017 contest

The fashion school Istituto Secoli wins the YouImpresa 2017 contest for the best corporate video for the first time.

Schmid continues to believe in young people

The world’s leading brand for the production of converters in the footwear and leather goods sector has been collaborating with the most important fashion and design schools for many years, promoting the growth of young talented designers and demonstrating that they are always looking to the future of fashion.

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

Footwear technicians meet up in Porto for the 20th edition of UITIC

Footwear technicians meet up in Porto, Portugal, for the 20th edition of the UITIC Congress

The first 50 years of Montebello Tannery

A festive Lineapelle event and a meeting point for customers, visitors and press representatives: Franco Dalle Mese celebrated 50 years […]

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