Lineapelle looks to the future

Lineapelle looks to the future

The 95th edition of Lineapelle, scheduled from 25 to 27 September 2018 at the exhibition spaces of Fieramilano Rho, opens its doors to the future, inaugurating its Innovation Square.

Manetti: DNA evolution
Aug 27, 2018

Manetti: DNA evolution

Expertise and Tradition, Technological innovation of materials and products, and customer consultancy services: these are the three cornerstones characterising the activities of Solettificio Manetti from 1969 to today, while also contributing to its success.

10% of the Shoes & Leather selection speaks Italian
Aug 23, 2018

10% of the Shoes & Leather selection speaks Italian

Italian manufacturers of technology and machinery, and leathers and materials for the tanning and footwear industries, chose the platforms of Shoes & Leather Guangzhou and Shoes & Leather Vietnam to meet up with the two main markets of Asian producers.

Aug 22, 2018

Italian footwear looks to Micam to turn around the results of a 2018 that has not started off on the best foot, while also meeting up with the main foreign markets of reference. The formula of the event focuses on the centrality of the special areas, events, and initiatives characterised by a high-glam content.

Aug 20, 2018

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.

Aug 02, 2018

More than 900 new materials at Inspiramais, the Brazilian exhibition of design and innovation at São Paulo in the Pro Magno exhibition complex on 17 and 18 July, were the protagonists of the 2019 season, in the spirit of Alchemy.

Jul 30, 2018

Sign-ups are open for the competition that rewards fashion brands (from emerging to established ones) that are taking the necessary steps to be socially responsible and reduce their environmental impact.

Jul 30, 2018

Footwear business is consumer centric and technology and data driven, with more information than ever about the consumer to target. Today, consumers valorise social and environment responsible behaviours, demanding for truly green products and processes and digital interactions.

Jul 30, 2018

The analysis of the end of life of products, considered as “those activities necessary for the reuse of a product at the end of its useful life” (Parlikad and Macfarlane, 2004), is part of the eco-efficiency concept expressed in the “Cradle to Cradle” manifesto by McDonough and Braungart: “We will have to learn to imitate nature’s highly effective cradle-to-cradle nutrient flow and metabolism, in which the very concept of waste does not exist”.