Market, sectoral perspectives and the novelties of Innovation Square. We talk about it with Fulvia Bacchi, CEO of Lineapelle.
2017, a year without especially significant results for worldwide footwear, but with a few small surprises and a constant rebalancing between East and West. This is what emerges from the “World Footwear Yearbook 2018” report promoted by Portuguese Shoes.
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.
In the first eleven months of 2017 the sector underwent a growth of 10% in both production and exports
Eng. Giuseppe Bellotti helps shine some light on the new EU Regulation on Personal Protective Equipment.
A leader in the accessories sector, the Como-based company has always been an example of how ethics and business can merge to create a strong and solid union. Another step in this direction is represented by the acquisition of the Astarte company, which specialises in eco-friendly fashion accessories.
Economy, environment, social responsibility, and sustainable management: Brazilian leather takes on an ally for the sustainable future of its tanning industry, using these four pillars as its cornerstones. This is the basis of CSCB, Brazilian Leather Sustainability Certification, which is backed by the Centre for the Brazilian Tanning Industry (CICB), for the promotion of best business practices by the Brazilian tanning industry, in order to reply to the growing demand for sustainable products and processes by international markets.
From the ‘Total Retail 2017’ survey released by PwC, it emerged that 70% of Millennials and 66% of those Italians aged over 35 are willing to spend more in the name of sustainability.
How technology can invent new ways to foster sustainability of industrial processes. Here are some virtuous examples.
From Assocalzaturifici comes an in-depth study on the current priorities of the footwear industry as regards sustainability and on how the specialised technological service market is answering.
Piero Maccanti, director of the Tanners Association, based in Santa Croce sull’Arno, explains how the district reacted and reacts to the crisis: by promoting a certification for the companies and relying on new marketing tools like showrooms inside the tanneries.
The collection “Orlandi’s Opera” by Kira Anne Goodey, from London’s Royal College of Art, won the contest organised and financed by Consorzio Vera Pelle Italiana Conciata al Vegetale (Genuine Italian Vegetable-Tanned Leather Consortium)
The first SHOES SUMMIT took place at the end of last year, examining the paths to a “new normality” characterized by higher competitive pressures and less consumption on traditional markets and channels
The first of four events, one every 15 years of history, was held before the opening of the 41st edition Fimec, a […]
Celebrating its fiftieth anniversary, Sammi Export has transformed the participation in the last September edition of Lineapelle, in an occasion to communicate new ideas and contents.
A wide and dedicated range of solutions proposed by ALC, and its gluing system, both for the footwear and leather goods sector.
Some more technical proposals of the Concorezzo company have hit the mark both for those looking for functionality, but also for those who know how to appreciate fashion values.
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.
The Treviso-based company organised a magnificent event to celebrate its 100th birthday, with the focus always on people – past and present. Frasson’s secret to innovating the world of soles.