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ARSUTORIA school,  student shoes and bags parade on the catwalk

The 12 shoeS and the 3 bags prototypes designed and created by students of the Milanese school, in collaboration with some important Italian companies, were shown on the catwalk during the 2018 edition of Fashion Graduate Italia.

Desma: future horizons

Innovation, dialogue with partners and clientele, and idea exchanges: for two days, the Desma House Fair was at the centre of the global footwear industry, registering record numbers: 780 professional visitors from 6 continents and 54 exhibitors.

At SMAU “360° Storytelling”: virtual reality tells about the made in Italy craftsmanship

From 23rd to 25th October, visitors to Smau Milano will be “teleported” to the artisan workshop of designer Olivia Monteforte, thanks to the project of three startuppers native of the Marches.

IFTS, the course for shoe technicians starts again after last year’s success

The training program “Industrialisation techniques of the product and of the process for the Lombardy footwear sector”, at its second edition, has the aim of training young technicians to pass on the footwear industry’s know-how to the luxury sector.

Talent Network Ramponi  showcases creativity

Talent Network Ramponi resumes its exploration of “The future of decoration” theme.

Science inspires fashion, design and the automotive sector

Market, sectoral perspectives and the novelties of Innovation Square. We talk about it with Fulvia Bacchi, CEO of Lineapelle.

Lineapelle looks to the future

The 95th edition of Lineapelle, scheduled from 25 to 27 September 2018 at the exhibition spaces of Fieramilano Rho, opens its doors to the future, inaugurating its Innovation Square.

Sustainable Fashion Awards 2018

Sign-ups are open for the competition that rewards fashion brands (from emerging to established ones) that are taking the necessary steps to be socially responsible and reduce their environmental impact.

“Italiana Accessori” opens its doors again this year

The 9th edition of the event able to mix creativity, craftsmanship and industrialisation – fundamental elements for meeting the increasing demands of high-end fashion houses – is taking place from 18 to 20 of July 2018 in the future headquarters of Montevarchi, in Viale Diaz

Annie Gestroemi at White with Ramponi

Created with the aim of highlighting and giving visibility to young talents in the world of fashion, winner of the tenth edition of Premio Ramponi is Annie M. Fabbioni, who debuted at White with the new Annie Gestroemi collection.

ARSUTORIA, protagonist at the UITIC Congress

The Italian school’s participation in the international congress held in Porto (Portugal) focused on the present and future of training.

The first edition of SPAZIO CREATIVO was a success

The pleasure of finding and creating: collaboration and enthusiasm for the first edition of SPAZIO CREATIVO, organized by ToniLab 25 and Studio 44, for a new way of doing fashion, design and art.

Italian footwear, a slow start to 2018

After having ended 2017 with moderately positive indicators, pointing towards a much hoped for trend reversal, the National Footwear Assembly faces the disappointing abrupt halt of 2018’s first quarter, with an eye to generational turnover in companies.

Closing time for the “Shake the Future of the Footwear sector” project

Talent Shoe 2018: under-25s from all over Europe awarded for their creativity. Thus does the footwear sector gather ideas from the young generations on shoes and on the shoe factories of the future.

UNIC 2018 Assembly “For us sustainability is a way of working”

The past year has closed with positive figures for Italian tanners, but the global context is still weak and unstable. President Gianni Russo points out that the sector invests 4% of its turnover in sustainable projects: a burdensome effort to be proud of, but which must be communicated better

Mr. Trump: we’re arriving!

At UITIC – the International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians Congress in Porto, Alberto de Castro informs the American President that Portuguese footwear has set its sights on the North American market.

20th UITIC Congress: results beyond all expectations

The event held in Portugal enjoyed a high level of success, bringing together for one week more than 540 footwear professionals coming from 33 different countries, with more than 20 company visits and more than 30 guest speakers who discussed the future of the global footwear manufacturing industry.

“The company I would like to have”, according to Assomac

Assomac’s Annual Meeting has addressed the new business models for a changing world, as well as taking stock of the situation in the sector.

Invisible but everywhere. 100 years of Industrie Chimiche Forestali

This is the slogan that Industrie Chimiche Forestali wanted to “wear” on the occasion of the celebrations for its first 100 years of activity.

Francal celebrates its 50th anniversary

The prestigious event for celebrating Francal’s anniversary brought 400 guests together at the Unique Hotel in São Paulo this past 17 April, for a Preview rich in emotions and a premiere showing of the trends that will be presented as part of the fair held from 16 to 19 July at the Expo Center Norte.

Farewell to Cavaliere Giovanni Bergozza, founder and soul of Bergi S.p.A

The farewell service for the Cavaliere Giovanni Bergozza, the founder and soul of Bergi S.p.A, who died on March 30, will be celebrated today at 4 pm in the Cathedral of Ognissanti in Arzignano.

Milano Unica presents: “Nations to Nations” a union of cultures and traditions

The event dedicated to the A/W 2019-20 trends kicks off the appointment of 10-11-12 July 2018 at the Fiera Milano Rho

Mississippi TanTec awarded at the Tannery of the Year Awards Program 2018

The ISA TanTec Group facility with its headquarters in Vicksburg (USA) won the award as a Highly Commended business during the sixth edition of the contest organised by World Leather Publications, which ended with a Grand Gala Evening this past 14 March in Hong Kong.

UITIC 2018, reflections on the future of footwear

Many crucial themes will be discussed during the International Congress dedicated to the world of footwear, to be held from May 16th to 18th in Portugal.

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).

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