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Scott: passion, standing side-by-side with athletes

Sixty years of innovation, technology and design at the service of bikes, motorbikes, the world of running and winter sports equipment: this is the story of Scott, a story filled with passion and constant innovation.

Michelin Soles: ad hoc solutions for the shoe

“From Tyres to soles” is the challenge that Michelin Technical Soles sets itself every day, with the intent of taking the special characteristics typical of its tyre world and transmitting them to the world of footwear.

ARSUTORIA and FDRA sign a memorandum of understanding for training courses in the USA

The Italian ARSUTORIA school will make available to US brands its many years of experience in teaching style and product engineering.

A school, a job: Lorenzo Ciminari, former student of ARSUTORIA school, at Tod’s.

The training path of Lorenzo Ciminari from the Marche region was a success. After attending the ARSUTORIA school, he completed his training at the pattern-making department of one of the most prestigious footwear brands in Italy.

Comelz multi-ply system for fabrics

Leader in cutting machines for the footwear and leathr goods industry, Comelz has developed an innovative system of multi-ply that optimizes the work phases.

Industrie Chimiche Forestali becomes ICF Group

The assets of Forestali – acquired 100% by a SPAC listed on the AIM Italia market – transforms the company into one of the few Italian chemical companies listed on the stock exchange. We focus on exports, new products and strategic aggregations.

Obuv, below forecasts

Four days of medium-fine and luxury footwear in Moscow did not completely satisfy the forecasts made on the eve of the event, with a drop-off in attendance numbers and great attentiveness to prices by buyers.

Simac Tanning Tech

Great achievements at Simac Tanning Tech: the three days from 20 to 22 February 2018 at FieraMilano ended with remarkable results, registering +18% in visitors, as well as a significant increase in foreign turnout (+19%).

A change in management for the Piccola Industria of Confindustria Piemonte: it’s Gabriella Marchioni Bocca’s turn

Gabriella Marchioni Bocca, President of ASSOMAC, last week also became president of Piccola Industria di Confindustria Piemonte.

AEC presents a preview of the Fall/Winter 2019-2020 fashion trends

At a distance of one week from Futurmoda’s end, AEC returned to the Elche Exhibition and Congress Centre for the presentation of the Fall/Winter 2019-2020 fashion trends.

Lineapelle, awards innovation and personality

Numbers, contents and trends confirm that Lineapelle maintains its leadership position as a leading international event for the global fashion and luxury industry, seeking innova- tive and stylistic stimuli in the field of leather and raw materials, accessories and components.

The students of the IFTS course to become a “Higher Technician for the Lombardy shoe sector” train in shoe factories

The company internships of the students who have finished the theoretical-practical training period, to which the ARSUTORIA school has contributed, have begun.

Elitron: innovation and automation in cutting systems

SIMAC 2018 confirms the growing trend for Elitron’s cutting solutions thanks to innovation and automation. Clear success for the 5 digital cutting solutions on display at Simac 2018. Workflow optimization for leather and roll materials cutting ranks at the top of industry bucket list for the upcoming future.

Fimec, the best edition yet of the last three years

Organisers, exhibiting companies, and visitors confirm that the 42nd edition of Fimec was the best edition yet of the last three years, perfectly adhering to the motto “The only one with it all”.

ISA TrimTec labels receive Leather Standard certification by OEKO-TEX

A prestigious certification of sustainability for ISA TrimTec’s products, as well as a safety guarantee for consumers.

ISA TanTec acquires Auburn Leather

ISA TanTec announces the acquisition of Auburn Leather: at the end of Q2 2018, the group will come into full possession of the brand, the activity, and the assets of the American manufacturer of leather laces.

Shoes and Leather Vietnam: more room for business

The 20th edition of the Vietnamese fair dedicated to footwear, leather goods, machinery, and technology expands its exhibiting area to 15 thousand square meters in order to host a greater number of exhibitors.

Riri expands and focuses on light

New acquisitions for the famous zipper and button firm with the aim to increase its production capacity. The next SS19 collection, instead, focuses everything on BRIGHTNESS.

Shoes&Leather Guangzhou returns to enliven sector negotiations

Machinery and technology will be the main protagonists of the 28th edition of the event that will be held from 30 May to 1 June at the China Import and Export trade fair complex – Area B.

ISA TanTec acquires Auburn Leather lace business

The producer of eco-friendly leathers announced that the acquisition of Auburn Leather’s brand, business and activities will be finalised in the second quarter of 2018

At Simac, Comelz presents software for calculating consumption

Matteo Pasca, general manager of the ARSUTORIA design school speaks with one of Comelz’s technicians about the advantages of Caligola ST-Plus

Amann inaugurates the new Sewing Technology Center

The German group Amann is known not only for its threads production, but also for its excellent service. Today, this service moves up to a completely new level, with the transformation of the Sewing Advisory department into the cutting-edge Sewing Technology Center.

Desma brings SIMAC the direct injection technology of the future

At the fair, Desma presents innovative direct injection technology that arises from the growing demand for customised productions by the footwear industry.

Andrea Pfister, the myth of footwear myths

The memory of a shoe artist who knew how to enchant women with extemporaneous, sublime and never vulgar creations. Andrea Pfister died on January 24 at his home in France.

Matto Renzi meets with Fermano’s businesses

Among the issues discussed, the footwear industry crisis, Made in labelling, and the tax wedge

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