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On the move with style

The SS20 collection that Daniele Ancarani will present at MICAM plays on the line of freedom.

Global footwear arrives at a production of 24.2 billion pairs

After two years of stabilisation, in 2018, global footwear was characterised by positive dynamics: this is what emerges from the annual report of the World Footwear Yearbook 2019 published by Appicaps.

Salomon, a “Cross” for everyone

The “Cross” family expands to include not only expert runners, but also occasional runners, who love wearing their running shoes even outside of the running track.

Melania, between romanticism and a contemporary spirit

A brand with the well-being of children at the heart of it, at MICAM, Melania presents a SS2020 collection rich in new proposals.

What For: between fashion and street

In accordance with the new What For image, the design of the new SS2020 collection plays upon two extremes: a fashion-oriented style and a street attitude connected to the sports world.

Elvio Zanon, six words for a successful formula

Elvio Zanon, brand owned by the Bruel Spa shoe factory, celebrates twenty years of the company with a contemporary and innovative collection.

Fessura, when style is innovation

Fessura, the brand of innovative Band footwear, presents a SS2020 collection at Micam 88, which renews the identity that is a blend of athletic and urban, and functionality and aesthetics.

Dr. Scholl’s changes hands

The multinational company Bayer sold the iconic footcare brand Dr. Scholl’s for 585 million dollars to the private equity firm Yellow Wood Partners in Boston.

Blahnik buys the Re Marcello shoe factory

For Blahnik, it is the first fully owned studio and production facility.

With bags, Tamaris is increasingly a lifestyle brand

The brand of the Wortmann group signed a licensing agreement with Meier Lederwaren to develop a line of women’s bags that completes the brand’s collection of footwear and accessories, with the aim of creating a total look. The SS2020 collection was presented with success at the last edition of Panorama in Berlin, with over 140 bag models featured.

Assocalzaturifici presents the new team headed by Siro Badon

With the assignment of responsibilities to the Vice Presidents, the Associations sets into motion the new projects in support of the sector for the 2019-2023 period.

The skyline on sneakers

The “My Cities” capsule collection by Franceschetti celebrates Rome, Paris, London, Moscow, and Berlin with designer sneakers.

Ferracini presents the Float Collection

Ferracini, the leading Brazilian brand of men’s footwear, presents a collection with innovative Float technology.

The new eco-sustainable horizons of La Siesta

The Spanish brand that brings the Mediterranean to your feet with its espadrilles, moves forward on the issue of sustainability presenting its new ECO line.

Clarks, another capsule collection with Wu-Tang

Clarks continues its collaboration with the New York Wu-Tang Clan with a musically-inspired capsule collection.

Timberland launches Brooklyn EK+

After the iconic Earthkeepers boot, Timberland undertakes another sustainable project, the Brooklyn EK+ collection.

Birkenstock opens in Paris

Named Birkenstock 1774, in reference to the founding year of the brand, the new Parisian showroom is located in 390 rue Saint Honoré.

Clarks and The Lion King

Just in time for the release of the new Disney film “The Lion King”, which celebrates the 25th anniversary of the original film, Clarks presents footwear inspired by the young Simba.

Converse and the whales of Millie for You

Stranger Things returns to the screen and Converse is ready to announce a collaboration with Millie Bobby Brown, who plays the part of Eleven in the Netflix series.

The EU-Mercosur free trade agreement is advantageous for Italian footwear

The agreement signed in Brussels has some extremely important implications for the Italian footwear industry, which over the last year, has exported 303 thousand pairs of shoes for a value of 15.5 million euros to the four countries of the area.

Fessura, the beneficial massage of Reflex

The Fessura brand founded in Montegranaro by Andrea Vecchiola with his brothers Giorgio and Marco celebrated its twentieth anniversary at Pitti Uomo, announcing a revenue of 2.4 million euros (up +40% over the previous year) and its brand new Reflex shoe proposal.

In Italy, the fashion industry surpasses the electronic industry in net retail

The study conducted by netRetail of Netcomm in collaboration with Kantar, presented on the occasion of Netcomm Focus Faxhion&Lifestyle held at the Mezzanotte Palace in Milan on 9 July, confirms it.

Chicco, a style that can be personalised

Having just celebrated sixty years of activity, the brand still manages to keep pace with its youngest fans: Chicco is a true icon in the kidswear sector and much more. One year ago, it in fact revamped its footwear project, choosing Pitti Bimbo as the stage for its launching.

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.

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.

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Aug 03, 2019

Elvio Zanon, six words for a successful formula

Elvio Zanon, brand owned by the Bruel Spa shoe factory, celebrates twenty years of the company with a contemporary and innovative collection.

Aug 03, 2019

Docksteps presents Chunky and Virginia

At Micam, the brand presents a formal sneaker for Him and the Nineties-inspired running shoe for Her.

Aug 03, 2019

Fessura, when style is innovation

Fessura, the brand of innovative Band footwear, presents a SS2020 collection at Micam 88, which renews the identity that is a blend of athletic and urban, and functionality and aesthetics.

Aug 03, 2019

CULT: Summer 2020 is Young

The new SS 2020 collection of Cult on show at Micam confirms the rebel style of the brand with stud details characterised by an essential design, but also exquisite mesh, bright bows, feathers, and tone-on-tone metallic appliqués that enrich shoes, sneakers and sandals.

Jul 30, 2019

Report Expo Riva Schuh 92°

At the 92th Expo Riva Schuh more than 1,500 exhibitors presented their new collections for SS 2020 and ready-to-wear AW 2019/20.
The full report of Expo Riva Schuh edition of June 2019 it’s now available