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“Manolo” shoes also in Singapore

Manolo Blahnik’s plans for expansion in Asia continue with a new opening in Singapore.

Gumshoes clean up Amsterdam

Walking the streets of Amsterdam you will never again have to suffer the indignity of chewing gum adhering to the bottom of your shoes: the Dutch Explicit Wear brand has scraped up all the gum littering the streets of the city and has created a limited edition sneaker destined to create a sensation.

Puma: biodesign for performance

Puma has chosen Milan Design Week 2018 to launch its latest biodesign discoveries developed with MIT- the Massachusetts Institute for Technology, which are destined to improve the performance of athletes.

The factory of beauty

Gucci opens ArtLab in Scandicci, as a temple of beauty and Made in Italy craft workmanship, where the brand’s footwear and bags will be developed.

Minblower mania

Fifty collaborations for Mindblower: Fila celebrates the return of its iconic 1995 model, by launching a collection destined to create […]

Four brothers for a sneaker capsule collection

“Mexico”, three sneakers decorated with American symbolic themes

Nine West files for bankruptcy

In the end, Nine West filed for bankruptcy. Last week it filed for Chapter 11 protection with the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, putting an end to rumours that had been circulating for the last few months.

A sneaker for the new Clergerie Paris website

An innovative and striking design, a handwoven two-tone raffia upper, with a high performance sole and dynamic shape, in both a low-cut and hi-cut version: extremely attractive, Clergerie unisex sneakers are exclusively sold on the new online website of the French luxury footwear brand.

Bloomingdale’s inaugurates the new “shoe floor”

Not just a simple new layout dedicated to luxury footwear, but a bona fide design temple for shoes where it is possible to find a little bit of everything: from luxury to contemporary footwear, and from established to emerging designers. The renovation of the new Bloomingdale’s shoe department follows the example set by Saks Fifth Avenue and Selfridges.

The Ebarrito sneaker-manifesto

Ebarrito, the Made in Italy brand of accessories that made recycled leathers and an exclusive spirit its very own trademark, proposes a new sneakers collection that is a bona fide manifesto of its philosophy “re-thinking fashion”.

Expo Riva Schuh: celebrates the past and constructs the future

Expo Riva Schuh gets ready to cross the finish line of its 90th edition, paying homage to its history and roots, while also setting its sights on present and future challenges.

Espadrilles: a store in Cagliari

This past April Espadrilles inaugurated a new shop-in-shop at the Elmas airport in Cagliari.

Arkyn: the sneaker for nonconformists

Five nonconformist and creative women are the protagonists of the new Adidas ad campaign for the launching of the new Arkyn sneaker.

Boxer Mia Kang as the celebrity spokeswoman for Clarks

Boxer Mia Kang is the new face of the Clarks ad campaign filmed in the city of Hong Kong.

Moreschi, a trip to Antarctica

The destination of legendary expeditions, which has been the stuff of dreams for travellers from every epic, sees the colours and atmospheres of Antarctica inspire the Moreschi Men’s Fall/Winter 2018-19 collection. For women, a style that is a contamination of masculine-inspired influences and feminine allure.

L’Arianna: when the “California construction method” is applied to high heels

The keen entrepreneurial spirit and meticulous attention to the needs of modern women allows the L’Arianna footwear company to create an innovative shoe with the same comfort as a slipper, thanks to the use of state-of-the-art California construction methods.

Alberto Guardiani: the new site is now up and running

The new Alberto Guardiani site brings e-commerce together with the corporate area in a sole platform, in order to offer an exceptional experience when navigating among its contents.

Grisport, another “green” production facility

Founded in 1977 and specialised in the production of trekking shoes, Grisport celebrates its 40th anniversary by inaugurating a new important productive platform in Castelcucco, which is designed in accordance with eco-sustainable architectural guidelines and a spirit of innovation.

Fragiacomo between héritage and a contemporary spirit

In the discovery of an Italian luxury brand with a rich héritage and a future characterised by ongoing expansion: Federico Pozzi Chiesa, CEO of GC Holding, the brand’s owner, speaks to us of Fragiacomo’s values, future projects, and its FW 2018-19 collection. 

Valerio Cavalca, mister Alexander Nicolette, has left us.

Alexander Nicolette, a company that has first enjoyed great success in Italy over the years, and subsequently also abroad, has lost their founder, who died recently.

Andrea Montelpare, a new collaboration with Elisabetta Franchi

The Big of children footwear will produce and distribute the new line “La Mia Bambina”

Tuc Tuc: “Op” vs. Punk

The kidswear brand presents two amazing contemporary style

Il Gufo lands in Moscow

… and opens a second store in Kiev

Barbie enters Pittarello’s stores

the icon doll’s shoes in the stores of the Italian distributor

Canguro goes to kindergarten

The new Canguro line of footwear created for nursery schools debuted at the last edition of MICAM.

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May 21, 2019

X-Swift, the future of athleisure

BASF, Longterm Concept, and Gu Guoyi collaborated to create X-Swift, an athleisure shoe for the mass market that features four innovative and advanced BASF materials with the latest automation technology for footwear.

May 21, 2019

Me.Land, Meaker P. for the new e-store

Me.Land announces the launching of its e-store and on the occasion proposes a limited-edition collection personalised by the artist P.

May 21, 2019

Docksides are covered in Sunrise fabric

The directly owned brand of Basic Net, Sebago, and the Sease lifestyle brand founded by Franco and Giacomo Loro Piana, inaugurate a new partnership with Docksides as the protagonist.

May 20, 2019

Ellesse heritage streetwear

The Ellesse style is once again fashionable thanks to the Heritage collection that skilfully mixes the tradition of the brand with contemporary fashion elements.

May 20, 2019

Sector: growth in exports and the important role played by subcontractors

Acceleration in foreign sales at the end of 2018: the key role played by the high-end range and subcontractors in exports and the leading regions. Exports on the rise from Lombardy, while Veneto and Tuscany reinforce their positions.