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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

Conceria Montebello: heartfelt passion and intelligent hands

“Fifty years ago my father looked to the future and gave life to this company: If he could see it today, I am sure he would be proud of it, but despite its great achievements to date, he would still ask: what’s next?”

The 20th UITIC Congress in Porto

The latest edition of the International Technical Footwear Congress to be held from 16 to 18 May 2018 at the Sheraton Hotel in Porto will be based on the theme “From fashion to factory: a new technological age”.

Gruppo Mastrotto, new openings in America and Asia

The leading European tannery continues with its unstoppable plans for international expansion and opens a new branch in Los Angeles, while reinforcing its presence in the Asian market.

NB Renaissance Partners acquires 80% of Comelz

An investment meant to support Comelz during its new phase of development on international markets

Caligola4: design and project management

Comelz presents Caligola4, the most powerful instrument for industrial design

CSCB:  Brazilian leather certifies its sustainability

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.

Pakistani designers at ARSUTORIA School

Last June, for the second time, a group of students from Lahore’s Pakistan Institute of Fashion and Design attended Milan’s Footwear Collection Design Course

Tecnomodel has a new headquarters

On Sunday 14 May 2017, the new headquarters in Porto Sant’Elpidio was officially opened by the Marche-based company, which has been operating in the fashion industry for 25 years specialising in the creation of luxury handcrafted footwear for men and women

Gamar Quick Lock: Tying your shoes… will never be the same!

An innovative fastening system that ensures everyone – including athletes and lovers of fashion – will have a comfortable, functional, safe, and cool system for locking laces. The Quick Lock system by Gamar is also advantageous for footwear manufacturers, streamlining the construction of the shoe.

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