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TubeTec, an innovative sole construction technology

From Hanwag, a novelty that enables outdoor footwear to offer excellent cushioning without giving up stability and resistance.

Sympatex, the new frontier of sustainability

Vaude and Sympatex present a shoe collection with a 100% recycled membrane that has zero impact on the climate and 100% recycled lining.

Formula, the new generation of machines for injection onto uppers

The new machine for the direct injection of polyurethane soles onto uppers proposed by Stemma is designed to offer the utmost adaptability to increasingly comprehensive and complex manufacturing processes.

The Autumn-Winter 2018-19 according to Nastrotex

Next Autumn/Winter 2018 is thus getting ready for precious and original gala evenings.

As resistant as the armadillo’s skin

The characteristic “armour” of the famous mammal represents the best metaphor for understanding the innovative qualities of the fabric made by Lenzi by FF Technology.

BASF and BROOKS join forces  to innovate running shoes

The Brooks Levitate running shoe comes with the innovative DNA AMP technology that provides runners with the most energy return of any running shoe.

LAMONTI CUOIO, fascinating graphics

Spirals catch the eye in a very elegant game of illusions, able to enhance the quality of this leather sole, 100% made in Italy.

SmartPixels: Augmented reality and footwear

Nowadays, we talk a lot about augmented reality, above all with reference to smartphones. The same concept can be applied to the footwear sector

HP relies on 3D technology to revolutionise the footwear sector

FitStation by HP is an innovative hardware and software platform that captures 3D scans of the foot, foot pressure measurements, gait analysis and 3D volumetric data to create a unique digital profile of each foot™, the integrated platform for mass customisation in the footwear industry

At theMICAM, ELSE Corp – a Virtual Retail Company presented an innovative experimental platform for the Footwear Industry,™.

LAMONTI CUOIO, sophisticated graphics and luminous effects

The articles presented for the Autumn/Winter 2018/19 season by the Tuscan tannery are elegant and refined

Manetti SPORT, the new frontier of insoles designed by Solettificio Manetti

Solettificio Manetti expands by opening a new department dedicated exclusively to the creation and production of removable insoles (fussbett) branded “MANETTI SPORT”.

Sensational Italsform

The Romagna-based company, an international point of reference for the footwear industry, presented its new collection of soles at Lineapelle, which was met with incredible success

ALC: Laser cutting has never been so easy

The automatic system for the application of protective film for leather cutting proposed by ALC simplifies and speeds up the preparation of the pieces to process

ISA TanTec sets foot in Italy

ISA TanTec acquires the majority stake of the Italian tannery Scamosceria del Brenta and expands its international influence.

Sympatex presents a recycled and climate-neutral children’s shoe

Sympatex, a leader in the production of functional materials has launched a second innovative lighthouse project this year at Lineapelle

Comelz, the multi-ply cutting system for Industry 4.0

Leader in cutting machines for the footwear and leather goods industries, Comelz has developed an innovative multi-ply cutting system that optimizes each phase in production

The Elitron digital finishing solutions dedicated to leather goods at Pellepiù 2017: innovation and simplification of the workflow.

Elitron’s constant commitment to research and development has led to the creation of two systems at the forefront of ease of use and productivity.

Main Group Technologies launches Ross 260 T for the production of high-quality and high-strength soles.

Greater thickness, more rigid materials, increasingly complex designs: these are the latest requirements of the shoe market for the manufacturing of soles.

40 years of Cobrax

Cobrax, the brand of the Riri Group, continues to grow between innovation and iconic beauty.

SOLLINI, fashion items and innovative products

Sollini supplies materials, accessories, components, fashion items and innovative products for the footwear industry.

RIRI designs a perfect snap botton for technical items

For the 2018/19 winter RIRI offers the b.Lock, a highly resistant snap botton with a futuristic core

Simultaneous application of the 3D studs from Gruppo Meccaniche Luciani

The exclusive technology, patented by Gruppo Meccaniche Luciani and developed in collaboration with Swarovski, frees the designers’ creativity as allows the realization of the most sophisticated drawings and effects.

DESMA MSI Technology, the new frontier for the safety customizable shoes

Presented at A+A the new Multi-Section-Injection technology to enable production of individualized PU-midsole from the German company.

Tecno Minuterie: the detail that makes the difference

Tecno Minuterie: from classic galvanic finishes to new rubber finishes in trendy colours, small metal parts are all the rage.

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Apr 22 - Apr 24, 2018
Canton Fair
May 01 - May 05, 2018
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May 03 - May 05, 2018
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May 03 - May 06, 2018

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.

Apr 04, 2018

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

Apr 01, 2018

Arsutoria 428 – April 2018

The newest issue of Arsutoria Magazine is now available online | Full report of MICAM AW1819

Mar 29, 2018

Première Vision: business, inspiration, and experiences

Première Vision Paris ended with a turnout of 54,500 visitors coming from 120 different countries, rewarding the innovations proposed at the fair, the quality of the project dedicated to renewing the exhibition areas and forum, along with the success of Wearable Lab & Shoe Manufacturing.

Mar 27, 2018

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.