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A single location for Expo Riva Schuh and Gardabags

The Riva del Garda volume footwear fair announces an important change for the next edition to be held from 15 to 18 June 2019: a single location for Expo Riva Schuh and Gardabags, to the full benefit of Italian and international buyers, who will find the combined offering of footwear and leathers goods in a unique and complete location.

Fashion Access: the gateway to the Orient for fashion

Fashion Access returns to enliven the Hong Kong Exhibition Center in conjunction with APLF, from 13 to 15 March 2019, while highlighting the very best in fashion accessories and the world of cashmere.

Gallery Shoes, fully booked

For the fourth time in a row, Gallery Shoes gets ready to kick off its spring edition, from 10 to 12 March 2019 at the Areal Böler in Düsseldorf, with all spaces fully booked and a greater number of Italian brands.

The debut of ShoesRoom by Momad completely “sold out”

From 1 to 3 March 2019, the exhibition complex in the striking post-industrial area of La Nave will host 80 or so footwear companies, including a number of prestigious Made in Spain brands.

MICAM, a turnout of over 43 thousand visitors

An increase in Italian visitors and decrease in foreign numbers: the 87th edition of MICAM ends with over 43 thousands visitors, for results in line with the February 2018 edition.

I’m Not Cinderella, I Just Love Shoes

T Fondaco dei Tedeschi, Venice (Event Pavillion, 4th Floor). Up to 13 March 2019

New inspirations and business opportunities at Gallery Shoes

By now presenting itself as an established event on the international calendar, the fourth edition of the Dusseldorf Show will be held from 10 to 12 March 2019 in the post-industrial area of Areal Bohler. Almost 10 thousand professional operators for over 500 brands of footwear will participate.

Report Expo Riva Schuh 91°

At the 91th Expo Riva Schuh more than 1,400 exhibitors presented their new collections for AW 2019-2020 and ready-to-wear SS 2019.
The full report of Expo Riva Schuh edition of January 2019 it’s now available

Couromoda 2019: renewed optimism

The 46th edition of Couromoda was held from 14 to 17 January in São Paulo’s Expo Center Norte trade fair […]

Shoes from Spain: more than 210 brands present at Micam

At the next edition of Micam in February, Spanish footwear brands will once again be among the leading protagonists of the Show, with a strong, quality representation of brands and collections for the Fall/Winter 2019-20 that are sure to capture the interest of international buyers (

FRANCAL: the edition of change

Scheduled one month earlier on the calendar than in past years, the new dates are from 3 to 5 June for the 51st edition of FRANCAL, the Brazilian event that proposes the very best collections for spring-summer to the world.

Pitti Bimbo, confirmations arrive from abroad

Despite the climate of uncertainty surrounding children’s fashion, Pitti Bimbo ends with the positive feedback of buyers, while holding steady with its results.

Expo Riva Schuh, the worldwide platform of volume footwear

The world of volume footwear once again met up in Riva del Garda, confirming the forecasts made on the eve of the event.

MosShoes: projects and successes

From 10 to 13 September, in the “Crocus Expo” International Exhibition Centre in Moscow, the appointment was renewed with Mos Shoes, the most important event for the Russian leather and footwear industry for the last 20-plus years. The next edition will be held from 12 to 15 March 2019.

Moda Made in Italy gets ready for its new edition in March 2019

Held in Munich from 30 September to 2 October 2018, the edition dedicated to presenting the summer collections is now at an end, and the event promoted by Assocalzaturifici gets ready to present its next edition to members of the trade, and especially German operators, from 24 to 26 March 2019. Once again, Italian quality shoes will star as the protagonists.

Expo Riva Schuh: the uniqueness of being a ‘widespread fair’

From 12 to 15 January 2019, the Riva del Garda fair returns to inaugurate the footwear fashion season, offering sector operators a different and unique way to do business that will involve the entire territory, while presenting an offering that is even more comprehensive and complete today thanks to its conjunction with Gardabags.

Micam: goes to Paradise between classic and brand new products

The world of footwear gets ready to kick off the 87th edition of MICAM, which opens under the claim “Be inspired by Art, ye who enter”.

Expo Riva Schuh 91 – Guide Map Download

Download your copy of the Expo Riva Schuh visitor’s Guide

Leading brands meet up at ShoesRoom by Momad

At the first edition of the new event dedicated to quality Spanish footwear will be established brand names of the calibre of Unisa, Gioseppo, Jaime Mascaró, Exé and Chie Mihara.

New trade fair for the outdoor  industry in Friedrichshafen

Messe Friedrichshafen is opening the next chapter in its outdoor story right now with a completely revised event concept.

Two times ISPO in 2019

We are at the starting point of a new era of the OutDoor fairs and events. The first episode of OutDoor by ISPO will take place at the end of June.

Giovanni Laezza is the new President of AEFI

A year of achievements for Giovanni Laezza, Managing Director of Riva del Garda Fierecongressi. After having been granted the white mantle from the Saints Crispin and Crispinian fellowship at the Devotion to Work Award this past October, he was then nominated as President of AEFI- the Italian Exhibition and Trade Fair Association.

High quality Italian shoes return to Obuv’ Mir Koži

The next edition is from 19 to 22 March 2019, at the Moscow Expocentre, with more than 130 brands that will present the new winter collections to buyers in the Russian area.

How to transform a failure into a success? The answer is in the story told by Kinky Boots, the award-winning Broadway musical, which made its debut in Italy at Milan’s Teatro Nuovo this past November.

Couromoda 2019: once again by the side of Brazilian footwear

The Show of reference in Latin America for purchasing footwear will hold its next edition for professional visitors from 14 to 17 January 2019 at the São Paulo Expo Center Norte, with more than 2 thousand collections on show, representing 90% of all Made in Brazil production.

Upcoming events
Gallery Düsseldorf
Jul 20 - Jul 22, 2019
Jul 21 - Jul 23, 2019
Moda Footwear
Aug 04 - Aug 06, 2019
The Materials Show
Aug 06 - Aug 07, 2019
Jul 11, 2019

When cashmere makes the sneaker

In keeping with the increasingly widespread phenomenon of sneakers, the Agnona 2.28 shoe made from exquisite cashmere makes its debut.

Jul 08, 2019

Primigi presents PMG #Black Lab

After the debut of the PMG #Black Lab line of apparel for teenagers, on the occasion of Expo Riva Schuh, Primigi completed the Total Look of the new proposal with a footwear collection specially dedicated to it.

Jul 08, 2019

Free trade with Vietnam

In the wake of the free trade agreement signed with Mercosur, on 30 June, the EU signed another important free trade agreement with Vietnam that calls for the almost complete elimination (99%) of all duties between the two regions.

Jul 05, 2019

Asadi, walking in colour and good health

Jooi Brothers, the Malaysian leader in the production of single and dual-density PVC slip-ons with its brand Asadi, debuted at the 92nd edition of Expo Riva Schuh with a new range of slip-ons made from an innovative antibacterial and antifungal material that ensures maximum hygiene when walking.

Jul 05, 2019

Saydo, a new concept of comfort

Saydo redefines the concept of comfort, presenting collections that combine well-being with a fresh and youthful style.