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High Frequency processes for the Safety Industry

Constant innovation and attention to quality and the customer have allowed New and Best to become partner to the main protagonists in the worldwide sector of fashion. Specialised in the design and production of materials and accessories for footwear, leather goods, and apparel, New and Best has also made the experience and know-how of its thirty-plus years available to the safety industry, while applying its innovative technologies for the development of specific product lines to it.

The fashion table reopens

On Tuesday 9 October, at MISE [the Ministry of Economic Development], the first round table of the Italian Committee of Fashion and Accessories was held and presided over by Minister Luigi Di Maio.

Superhouse Group. For women who work, the Super Lady Collection

Among the leading producers and exporters of safety footwear in India, at Expo Protection, Superhouse Group presents the exclusive Super Lady Collection.

Stemma Srl. Plus2, the new system for dual density injection

Specialised for the last 20-plus years in the development of technologies and manufacturing systems and machines for the moulding of polyurethane products, Stemma presents the innovative double-ring “Plus2” moulding system.

Shoes for Crews (Europe) Ltd: The answer to the most slippery environments

Leader in the sector of professional footwear for the protection of workers in the most slippery conditions, Shoes for Crews […]

Industry 4.0: ideal for the safety shoe

With an increasing number of mandatory regulations for occupational safety coming into force, in recent years, protective footwear has undergone […]

Jolly Scarpe. Safety, with style and attention to the environment

In Montebelluna, in the heart of the district renowned for its technical and quality footwear, for the last 30 years, Jolly Scarpe Spa has been operating in the world of professional footwear.

Footwear and the market of PPE: what changes

Standardisation has arrived late in the footwear industry, at the end of 2000, but today it is no longer possible to avoid the harmonization of procedures. Without this restricting the creativity of designers or new techniques and new materials, standardisation allows for the creation of assessment procedures and the exchange of tools essential for the global market.

The German Design Award goes to Stretchfit Slip on S1P

Specialised in the sector of workwear and safety shoes, the Stretchfit Slip on S1P shoe by the Würth Modyf Group was granted the prestigious German Design Award, which awards the most innovative projects on the German and international design panorama.

Quality, innovative, and trendy ribbons and laces

For more than 40 years, Italbraid Srl has represented a point of reference in the sector of Italian and international footwear, acting as a reliable and quality supplier of laces and ribbons.

New high-tech fabrics for the world of Safety Shoes

As a manufacturer of technical and bonded fabrics for footwear, over time, Siretessile has specialised its materials for specific sectors, with those destined for the world of safety shoes standing out in particular.

Crocs closes its production facilities

Crocs, the US brand of multicolor eva clogs, has announced the closure of its last two factories owned in Mexico and Italy. The aim is to rationalize production activities in order to increase profitability and focus on online activities.

Calmoda, equilibrium between quality, price, and design

A family-run business launched 40 years ago in Elche, Spain, Calmoda is specialised in the production of women’s footwear with an exclusively Made in Spain product.

A change in management for PittaRosso

After seven years at the head of PittaRosso, Andrea Cipolloni passes the baton to Marcello Pace, a prestigious manager with a long career at Bata Shoe Organization, which ended with his nomination as President of Bata Europe.

The “Tu&Io” sneakers brings the whole family together

The close ties between father, mother, and child are at the heart of the fashion project branded Naturino.

Sneaker passion ready to take over Micam

PLUG-MI is the new original format developed by Fandango Club and aimed at Millennials, which will bring the culture of sneakers to Micam in 2019.

VF Corporation: moving towards +10% in 2019

An increase in sales leads to a new revenue forecast.

The paradox of Skechers

Sales at +10.6% for 1.13 billion dollars, while profits are down by 24%: a paradoxical result for Skechers in the 2018 second quarter.

The customs duties war also affects footwear

He who lives by the sword, dies by the sword…

Velasca, 2.5 million euros for international expansion

Velasca, the digital brand of Made in Italy men’s footwear receives new financing equal to 2.5 million euros from the venture capital firm P101 SGR and from the company Milano Investments Partners.

Fratelli Borgioli doubles its number of facilities in Vinci

Fratelli Borgioli, the historic label of high-end men’s shoes, doubles its number of production plants and opens a new structure near the historic facility founded in Vinci 72 years ago.

Geox: cautious outlook for 2018 year-end results

A less than satisfactory second quarter for Geox, with sales that have fallen by -8.7% to 414.1 million euros and an adjusted EBTIDA for the first half of the year that drops from 42.1 million to 27.1 million euros.

Micam creates a visitor identikit

The results of the visitor database analysis.

Micam… after Vanity, there’s Envy

While feverish preparations are underway for the 86th edition of Micam, the platform of reference for mid to high-end and fashion footwear to be held in Milan from 16 to 19 September 2018, we met up with Annarita Pilotti, President of Assocalzaturifici, the association responsible for organising the event, for a preview of some of its new features and to see how things are going with one of the most important events on the worldwide calendar of footwear.

Talent Shoe 2018: the creativity of new generations

Attracting young qualified workers who can be inserted on the production line, in answer to the generational turnover occurring in […]

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Oct 09, 2018

Jolly Scarpe. Safety, with style and attention to the environment

In Montebelluna, in the heart of the district renowned for its technical and quality footwear, for the last 30 years, Jolly Scarpe Spa has been operating in the world of professional footwear.

Oct 09, 2018

Footwear and the market of PPE: what changes

Standardisation has arrived late in the footwear industry, at the end of 2000, but today it is no longer possible to avoid the harmonization of procedures. Without this restricting the creativity of designers or new techniques and new materials, standardisation allows for the creation of assessment procedures and the exchange of tools essential for the global market.

Oct 04, 2018

The German Design Award goes to Stretchfit Slip on S1P

Specialised in the sector of workwear and safety shoes, the Stretchfit Slip on S1P shoe by the Würth Modyf Group was granted the prestigious German Design Award, which awards the most innovative projects on the German and international design panorama.

Oct 03, 2018

Quality, innovative, and trendy ribbons and laces

For more than 40 years, Italbraid Srl has represented a point of reference in the sector of Italian and international footwear, acting as a reliable and quality supplier of laces and ribbons.

Oct 03, 2018

Celebrating the past and constructing the future

With a successful 90th anniversary edition now behind it, Expo Riva Schuh looks to its next edition in January 2019, by making preparations for it and getting ready to renew its meeting with the world’s main manufacturing hubs.