Ever since her eco-friendly label was launched, it has been increasingly successful. The basic and minimal design bring to mind the Japanese aesthetics the designer is quite familiar with and every detail is important, starting from each of the materials used.
The start-up, specialised in sports footwear with low environmental impact, is enjoying great success in Italy as well as abroad, with hand-crafted products and the search for raw materials that respect the environment and people’s wellbeing.
Melissa continues to enrich the list of its exclusive collaborations, presenting a special capsule collection with ‘10 Corso Como’, the multi-purpose space in Milan conceived by the gallery manager and journalist Carla Sozzani in 1991 as the first concept store in the world, which today has branches in Seoul, Shanghai, Peking, and as of September 6th, also in New York at the Fulton Market Building – Seaport District.
Actress, showgirl, and former Miss Italia signed an agreement of collaboration with Apepazza which, over the next few seasons, will see her working towards the launching of a new line of footwear, with the repositioning of the brand’s target market to women aged 25 to 40 years old.
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 the last Pitti Uomo.
Sixty years of innovation, technology and design at the service of bikes, motorbikes, the world of running and winter sports equipment: this is the story of Scott, a story filled with passion and constant innovation.
A ‘talking’ sneakers, able to denounce the numbers of slavery still present in the world and often linked to the production of fashion.
After ending 2018 with a turnover of 30 million euros (70% of which was generated in Italy), the Marches group specialised in the production of footwear sets itself the ambitious goal of increasing its turnover to 50 million euros.
After experiencing a growth trend of +10% for six consecutive years, along with a +17% rise in the profitability index over the last three years, Scarpa ends 2018 with 100 million euros in consolidated revenue and aims to arrive at an annual revenue of 150 million euros over the next five years.
Conquering Europe from Milan, the brand of stars and stripes gym shoes, Pony, which is an acronym for Product of New York, opens a store in the historic Brera neighbourhood in via Ponte Vetero 15.
In March, Luis Onofre took office as the new President of the CEC-European Confederation of the Footwear Industry.
Febos, the company from Asolo specialised in the production and distribution of footwear, ended 2018 with a 20-million-euro turnover and aims to arrive at 30 million euros by the end of 2021.