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.
Luxury footwear will experience 7% growth in 2018: this is what emerges from the Fondazione Altagamma’s Personal Luxury Goods Study elaborated in collaboration with Bain & Company.
Zalando doubles its presence in Italy. After its historic logistics centre in Stradella, it gets ready to open up a second hub in Italy in Nogarole Rocca, in the province of Verona.
After the successful debut at the January 2018 edition of Pitti Uomo, the collaboration between Fanga and Alessandro Squarzi is also reconfirmed for the Summer 2019 season.
The sneakers that made the brand famous, inspired by the historic tradition of expert rope-makers from Iseo Lake, evolve in the new model on show at Pitti Uomo.
The new SS19 collection is a tribute to the journey undertaken by James Cook in 1768 onboard the Endeavour in the discovery of Australia and its Great Barrier Reef, which at that time was uncontaminated.