After South America (Rio de Janeiro 2011), Europe (Milan 2015) and Asia (Shanghai 2017), the fourth edition of the World Leather Congress, organized by the International Council of Tanners, will be held in North America on 16 July 2019, more precisely in New York.
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APLF – Fashion Access
The Global Footwear Executive Summit, held in Hong Kong during APLF, highlighted the need of the footwear market to structure itself for a flexible, personalised and sustainable production
ISA TanTec, the international eco-friendly leather manufacturer, celebrated the grand opening of a new showroom set up in their Italian tannery, Scamosceria del Brenta Srl (Scabrenta), located in Bassano del Grappa on May 9th
Winner of the European ‘Worth Project’ contest for its design and innovation, and currently supported by the IFM French Institute of Fashion, with the launching of its first capsule collection, ACDL1, reveals ACDL – Artisan Chausseur Design Lab’s innovative shoe design process.
Gruppo Mastrotto S.p.A.
The stories of life and business narrated by Alessandro Zaltron are sixty stories about family, courage, passion, innovation, speed and solidarity.
In the striking setting of the Royal Palace’s Teatrino di Corte, more than 300 sector stakeholders came together on 4 and 5 April to discuss the issues of sustainability and digitalisation
ACLE – All China Leather
Approximately 23 thousand visitors are expected at the All China Leather Exhibition (ACLE) 2019, scheduled from 3 to 5 September in Shanghai
FENAC Ferias e Empreendimentos saFIMEC
The 43rd edition of Fimec, which was held from 26 to 28 February 2019 at the Fenac pavilions in Novo Hamburgo, ended on a positive note with a strong orientation towards business, thus outlining a scenario of recovery in the leather-footwear industry.
Premiere Vision Leather
More than 53 thousand visitors – 70% of which were from abroad – participated at the last edition of the French Showcase dedicated to fashion materials and accessories on show at Paris Nord Villepinte from 12 to 14 February 2019, once again confirming the international scope of the event. The next edition is scheduled from 17 to 19 September 2019.
After a first edition in September 2018, Leatherworld Paris establishes itself as a twice-yearly show, like the others under the Messe Frankfurt France’s “The Fairyland for Fashion” umbrella which attracted 13,929 visitors in total, 2.35 % increase compared with February 2018
The national programme to support ‘Made in Italy’ promoted by the Leather Research Institute: “Leather Technologies to Fashion Sustainability”.
In a market still penalised by a persisting financial crisis and by the effects of Western sanctions, Mosshoes managed to guarantee, thanks to its original formula, an all-in-all dynamic edition, with a +3.75% rise in visitors coming from every part of Russia and the neighbouring CSI region.
SIMAC – Tanning Tech
Gabriella Marchioni Bocca, president of SIMAC TANNING TECH, highlights the strong points of an event that continues to achieve success, despite the critical international situation
Shoes & Leather Guangzhou
Rendezvous with the two most important ‘all-in-one’ fairs for the footwear and leather industry in Asia: in Guangzhou, from 28 to 31 May 2019, with its show dates extended to 4 days for the first time, and in Ho Chi Minh City, in Vietnam, from 10 to 12 July 2019.