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 […]
In anticipation of a more favourable economic situation, the footwear industry closed 2016 amid signs of uncertainty with slightly negative figures.
Heitor Klein explains his vision about the international footwear market scenario after the appreciation of the dollar
The association keeps on promoting territorial development with concrete gestures and projects.
The revolutions taking place in the fashion and luxury industry emerging from the conference organised by Pambianco Strategie di Impresa.
Lanxess explains its market vision in order to improve the understanding of leather material in the industry
At a distance of six months’ time from Desenzano, the General Assembly of the National Association of Manufacturers of Footwear, Leather goods, and Tannery Technologies meets up with businesses and the press at its headquarters in Vigevano, on the 5th of December 2016, to take stock of the association’s current activities and present the three strategic themes on which the association’s work will focus.
At the fair, Desma presents innovative direct injection technology that arises from the growing demand for customised productions by the footwear industry.
In Tokyo, the largest fashion trade show held from 11 to 13 October, 2017, at Tokyo Big Sight ended with a +5% in visitor turnout.
Innovative and versatile, the new Stemma S.r.l. injection moulding system can also be adapted to complex production systems, like TPU film vacuum forming, varnishing directly in the mould and spray-up.
Brand new to the 42nd edition of Fimec, the international fair, which in Novo Hamburgo from 6 to 8 March will reunites producers of leathers, chemical products, components, machinery and equipment for the leather/footwear industries, is the debut of the first Fimec “Fashion and Business” Forum.
Held on 16 and 17 January 2018, at the Pro Magno Events Centre in São Paulo, the great protagonist of the Inspiramais fashion trade fair, Preview Couro, shines the spotlight on “Atomic Alchemy”.