Over 1.300 registered retailers and 2.500 products available in 5 months
Starting in January 2018, Birkenstock has decided to terminate the direct deliveries provided by the online platform, as it had previously done in the USA for the orders managed by Amazon USA.
A slow recovery characterises the footwear industry during the first nine months of 2017: exports hold steady, with a favourable trade balance, but a weak demand persists in the Italian market that is dominated by a focus on sneakers.
The new European anti-dumping regulation overrides the fear of China being granted economy market status: here is what the new measures call for and how it was received by the Italian Footwear Manufacturers’ Association. We spoke of it with Matteo Scarparo, while President Annarita Pilotti explains the latest changes in Chinese import duties.
With Salina Ferretti from Assocalzaturifici and Maurizio Forte from the ICE Agency, we take an in-depth look at the American market
During the first six months of the year, the performance of Italian footwear was completely positive, with encouraging signals for the future.
Italian exports return to a trend of growth in Russia and the CIS area: we speak of it with Arturo Venanzi and Marino Fabiani
In Padua on July 13th, chairman Siro Badon summed up the situation of the sector and the future of footwear in the Riviera del Brenta: the “era of sneakers” calls for a radical change even in the Venetian district, to prevent growing quantities of pairs from being diverted to other parts of Italy
Design, colour, and high spirits are part of the DNA of Brazilian footwear, especially when it comes to children’s footwear.
Cautious optimism for the industry’s future and looking ahead to the industry of tomorrow: these are the themes that characterized the Assocalzaturifici National Assembly, which was held this past 27 June 2017 at the LIUC – Università Catteneo in Castellanza (VA)
While traditional retail is characterized by an overall global downtrend, online retail has grown by 23.6% in 2016. By 2020, online sales are expected to increase their shares even more, arriving at 14.6% of global sales for an estimated value of 4,058 billion dollars.
In anticipation of a more favourable economic situation, the footwear industry closed 2016 amid signs of uncertainty with slightly negative figures, at least in quantity, confirming the unsatisfactory trends in production, exports and domestic consumption, as well as an intensification of the critical issues concerning employment.
Exports on the rise and a dynamic trend among buyers
Trends and predictions in the French market for Made in Italy footwear
Li Yuzhong confirmed the candidacy of China as organizer of the next WFC.
Some previews of the contents belonging to the February edition of the prestigious showcase of leather goods and fashion accessories
The new spring/summer 2018 collection by the well-known Canadian brand features many original details. The goal is to amaze and fascinate without ever sacrificing femininity, these are the key ingredients of the collection, together with sports-inspired details
The Taiwanese brand, Leading Role, makes handcrafted women’s shoes in leather with a very colourful and unusual profile. A new role of style.
The line of sandals “to be made” by Boomy has been in stores since October, but what has struck us about the new collection is the ability to reinvent the meeting between fashion and sport.
The new Salming project envisions a running shoe of the future. A shoe capable of offering technologies and performances able to last over time.