World Footwear


Carrefour to acquire 17% of Showroomprive

Jan 16, 2018 / France
The French multinational retailer and the online sales player announced the signing of a strategic agreement. Carrefour will acquire 17% of the share capital of Showroomprive from Conforama, a subsidiary of the Steinhoff Group

Spartoo to acquire André

Jan 11, 2018 / France
The France-based online fashion retailer is said to be in talks to buy Vivarte's André

Vivarte sells Merkal Calzados

Dec 4, 2017 / Spain
The sale of the Spanish footwear brand to British private equity firm OpCapita is part of the ongoing restructuring program of the French retailer

adidas appoints new managers for Europe

Nov 24, 2017 / Germany
The Germany-based sportswear group has appointed new General Managers for its operations in important Europe markets. France, Italy and Iberia will have new business heads

Hermès to expand production in France

Nov 2, 2017 / France
The France-based luxury group has announced it will open two new leather-goods production sites within the next two years in France

Double-digit revenue growth for LVMH

Oct 12, 2017 / France
One of the world’s leading luxury products group, LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton recorded a 14% increase in revenue for the first nine months of 2017. Organic revenue grew by 12% compared to the similar period in 2016

Louis Vuitton with 12% organic revenue growth

Aug 2, 2017 / France
The luxury goods brand has announced first half results. Growth marked the performance of the company in the first six months of the year

Hermès with solid growth

Jul 21, 2017 / France
The France-based luxury group announced consolidated revenue of 2.7 billion euros in the first six months of 2017, up by 11% at current exchange rates and by 10% at constant exchange rates. The group recorded solid increase in sales across all geographical areas

LVMH Designers Prize winner announced

Jul 12, 2017 / France
French designer Marine Serre of MARINE SERRE was the recipient of the LVMH Prize for Young Fashion Designers for 2017

Kering with outstanding revenue growth

May 25, 2017 / France
Consolidated revenue in the first quarter was up by 31.2% as reported. Revenue by luxury activities was up by 34.0% and sport & lifestyle activities up by 16.5%

Strong sales growth posted by Hermès

Apr 27, 2017 / France
The French-based luxury group announced strong sales growth in the first quarter (+14%), as a result of a strong momentum registered across all geographic areas

Louis Vuitton with revenue growth

Apr 10, 2017 / France
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, one of the leading groups in high quality products recorded revenue of 9.9 billion euros for the first quarter 2017, an increase of 15% compared to similar period last year

Hermès revenue passes the 5 billion euros mark

Mar 22, 2017 / France
The group announced consolidated revenue for 2016 of 5.202 million euros, up by 7.5% (current exchange rates). Net profit increased by 13%, totaling 1.100 million euros

Brazilian footwear exports grow by 5%

Mar 13, 2017 / Brazil
According to the Brazilian Shoe Manufacturers Association (Abicalçados) in February, footwear exports totaled 9.16 million pairs, generating 81.54 million US dollars, down by 6.8% in volume, but growing by 5% in value

Hermès overperforming the sector

Feb 9, 2017 / France
The luxury group announced sales up by 7.5% in 2016, despite the difficult context. Hermès consolidated its revenue and passed the 5 billion euros threshold
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