Focus on Materials and components
To hear shoe manufacturers’ point of view we went to the Parabiago district to meet two of the most important companies at a national level that produce Made in Italy footwear. The first one is Roveda: producers of elegant women’s shoes for various luxury brands and emerging designers.Learn more about this topic …
To hear shoe manufacturers’ point of view we went to the Parabiago district to meet two of the most important companies at a national level that produce Made in Italy footwear. Fratelli Rossetti, is a multinational family business, boasts an extraordinary heritage in the elegant men’s shoe.Learn more about this topic …
We have tried to understand what the most pressing issues were on the table of those who work in the footwear lining sector. Certifications, naturalness, sustainability and speed are the most debated topicsLearn more about this topic …
The return of leather into the luxury segment will further encourage the growth of the market’s quality linings, of which Mesi is one of the reference pointsLearn more about this topic …
We talk about the challenges and opportunities of the sector with the Lombardy-based tannery that has been operating for over half a century, one of the very few Italian companies specialised in luxury liningsLearn more about this topic …
Materials and components news from our blog
The combination of coloured cork, in strong and energetic colours, with precious ‘welts’ (chains, studs, diamonds) is fresh and captivating. Also the outsole contributes to the decisive, yet elegant atmosphere.
Present on the market for years, and specializing in the production of extractable fussbett, the Marche company welcomes the challenges from customers by designing ad hoc customizations.
The wide range of soles proposed by the Marche company makes it possible to meet the most diverse requests, remaining at the same time faithful to the company’s mission to offer quality at a competitive price.
FACOM s.r.l. has been producing metal reinforcements for heels for more than twenty years, and as their motto says, “Quality and precision are the essential values in which we believe”.
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.
Since 1976, Siretessile has been in the field studying the best solutions for its customers, creating and developing technical fabrics for winter and other kinds of footwear.
Industrie Biagioli offers a wide range of products for assembly insoles and cleaning insoles, including a new extremely sustainable line.
Enhanced breathability for goatskin proposed by Conceria Nuvolari as shoe lining, without substantial changes to the visual impact of the material.
The constant effort to improve the environment and protect the planet’s resources continues to guide the choice of the Tuscan company.
Mondial Suole improves the comfort of footwear with its new brand iTen®. The new brand adopts the ENERLYTETM system by The Dow Chemical Company for more ergonomics and softness to the touch.
We asked three leading manufacturers of knitting and fabric machines - Santoni, Shima Seiki and STOLL – to illustrate the present and future of the knitted upper.
In 2017, the Tuscan-based company set up a department specialising in the production of removable fussbett insoles for sports shoes.
The Frasson S.p.A.® sole factory has been a partner of the best European shoe companies in the Outdoor & Safety sector for over a century.
The collaboration between the Swiss Group, leader in the production of zip and buttons for the fashion world, and Diego Caverzasi is official.