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Defentex Cut Ultra Light 18GG – Safety and comfort at your fingertips

For over 25 years, Filtes International has been state-of-the-art in the production of technical yarns for the personal safety sector.

On the eve of the 87th edition of MICAM, Asso announces the acquisition of KEYS

The company from Fermo extends its portfolio of brands, which alongside the directly owned brands of ASSO and Balducci, also includes the license for Laura Biagiotti Dolls and those recently acquired for Gaëlle Paris and Caénoir Kids.

Dirk Bikkembergs, new development with Gbg

The Dirk Bikkembergs footwear license passes from Zeis Excelsa – historic owner of the brand – to Global Brand Group, a reality with its headquarters in Hong Kong, which is controlled by Levitas.

A+A expands in Hall 1, increasing its offering

The most important trade fair for safety, security and health at work, A+A 2019, is getting ready to embark on a new adventure with its next edition scheduled from 5 to 8 November 2019 in Düsseldorf, hosting a selection of more than 2,000 exhibitors.

Trend and comfort vocation

A trendy and comfortable style are the keystones of the Spanish brand that has dressed three generations of women and, since 2003, has also defined the elegance of men. In the new collection, a wide array of proposals that renew the mission of style and well-being.

With Nitro S3, protection from rain and liquids

The collection of SPARCO® Teamworks safety products extends to include a new product, Nitro S.3, an innovative footwear model covered in waterproof microfiber.

The WAQ proposal arrives from the Golf

WAQ – an acronym of Worldwide Aspirations Qualitatively – represents not only the top brand of Al-Waquia Shoes Co LLc, but is also considered a leader in the Golf for the production and exports of safety, military, and occupational footwear.

Multicolor: all the colors of the world in a recyclable project

The world of fashion is always on the lookout for new creative sources of inspiration and new ideas. Cauchos Arnedo, which is specialized in the production of soles for the fashion, occupational, and safety industries, replies to this need with the Multicolor line.

Superhouse group: with Forester, workplace accidents involving cuts are a thing of the past

The new range of Forester boots protects the foot with each step taken, thanks to their complete cut-resistance. It is the answer to workers who come into contact with chainsaws or who work in environments that are at high risk to cuts.

Cofra: focus on sustainability with GREEN-FIT

GREEN FIT is a completely ecological project: the line of footwear developed by Cofra respects the environment by using innovative and eco-sustainable materials.

Atlantic Stars: a new distributive map and store in Milan

After the private equity firm Alcedo acquired a 60% stake in Atlantic Stars, the brand’s manager, Luigi Rebellato, will now focus on redesigning the distributive map of the brand.

CIMAC: the “CSI of footwear” relocates to its new headquarters

CIMAC inaugurates its new headquarters, always in Vigevano, relocating them to a directly owned building in via Aguzzafame 60/b.

Miss Italia presents Giovanni Fabiani

The luxury brand of women’s shoes, Giovanni Fabiani, chooses a new and charming celebrity spokeswoman for the worldwide promotion of its SS2019 collection.

Rossignol for Philippe Model, between city and mountain

Philippe Model, leading French brand in the high-end sneaker segment, chose the international stage of Pitti Immagine Uomo to launch its new collaboration with Rossignol, the iconic French brand internationally renowned for its mountain sport lifestyle proposals.

Grisport introduces Ranger

Grisport continues the celebrations for its first 40 years of activity by launching a new line of trekking booties at ISPO: the Ranger line.

Pitti Bimbo, confirmations arrive from abroad

Despite the climate of uncertainty surrounding children’s fashion, Pitti Bimbo ends with the positive feedback of buyers, while holding steady with its results.

Expo Riva Schuh, the worldwide platform of volume footwear

The world of volume footwear once again met up in Riva del Garda, confirming the forecasts made on the eve of the event.

WFC: digitalization and sustainability in footwear

A public strongly characterised by the presence of footwear manufacturers: this is the promise of the 6th WFC – World Footwear Congress, which will be held on 4 and 5 April 2019 in Naples.

No. 22 by Pepe Jeans: being trendy by combatting pollution!

Pepe Jeans London presents an innovative collection of sneakers, which thanks to a special TiO2 film, helps to eliminate pollution by simply coming into contact with sunlight, while protecting the feet at the same time.

Micam: goes to Paradise between classic and brand new products

The world of footwear gets ready to kick off the 87th edition of MICAM, which opens under the claim “Be inspired by Art, ye who enter”.

Diadora celebrates its 70th anniversary with… speed

Speed is the leitmotif of the exhibition that celebrates Diadora’s 70th anniversary, just as it is of the sports practiced using its sneakers.

Men’s fashion according to Lyst

Sartorial workmanship, comfort, and 90’s revival: Lyst fashion search engines analyse the online tastes of men for 2018 and presents its forecasts for 2019.

Moon Boot, Florentine moon landing

50 years have passed since the landing on the moon, a special anniversary shared by the Moon Boot brand which, at Pitti Uomo, celebrates at the Stazione Leopolda in Florence among boots and giant flying astronauts.

Moreschi on the road

The brand of luxury shoes from Vigevano connects with the bikers’ universe and introduces a new FW 2019/20 collection with an “on the road” mood.

Lumberjack celebrates 40 years and introduces Hype

The brand with the double golden maple leaf logo, which is owned by the Turkish group Zylan, celebrates its 40 years of activity by launching the Hype collection at Pitti Uomo.

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Mar 20, 2019

Scarpa, 150 million-euro target

Scarpa, leading brand of mountaineering footwear, sets itself the goal of achieving 150 million euros in annual sales over the next five years.

Mar 19, 2019

Waiting for a new Super edition

Rendezvous with the 14th edition of Super, the Pitti Immagine fair dedicated to experimental and quality accessories and prêt-à-porter for women, will be at the Visconti Pavilion in via Tortona, Milan from 20 to 23 September 2019, with more than 5,700 professional visitors expected to attend.

Mar 14, 2019

Great debut for ShoesRoom by Momad

The new event organised by IFEMA in collaboration with FICE this past 1 to 3 March, attracted more than 2,700 industry professionals, who were given the opportunity to learn more about Spanish and international quality footwear in the striking ex-industrial complex of La Nave in Madrid.

Mar 11, 2019

A new collaboration between Timberland and Supreme

The boat shoe becomes street fashion.

Mar 11, 2019

Riviera del Brenta: goal of internationalisation

The visit of 14 buyers from Russia and the CIS area to the Venetian district of Rivieria, organised by ACRIB, with the support of the Venezia-Rovigo Chamber of Commerce and in collaboration with the Nuovo Centro Estero for the Veneto Region, ended on a successful note.