World Footwear


adidas records strong start into the year

May 4, 2017 / Germany
The Germany-based company recorded a strong two digits’ sales growth in the first quarter of the new year. Both the adidas and Reebook brands contributed with robust growth in sales

ara presents a new logo aligned with the new collections

Apr 13, 2017 / Germany
With its new logo ara has taken an important step towards the new positioning of the brand. While remaining true to its core values, ara has relaunched its logo focused on the future

Puma raises guidance for the year

Apr 13, 2017 / Germany
While publishing the preliminary results for the first quarter the Germany-based company raised its guidance for the full-year 2017

adidas introduces new 3D-printing process

Apr 10, 2017 / Germany
adidas has joined forces with Carbon, a Silicon Valley startup, to move 3D printing shoes from prototypes into mainstream retail

adidas sets ambitious goal for North America

Mar 15, 2017 / Germany
The Germany-based company wants to expand sales in North America by 47% until 2020

adidas raises targets

Mar 10, 2017 / Germany
The Germany-based giant sportswear company has increased its target for sales and profit growth for the next four years, following an exceptional 2016

The farewell to GDS

Feb 10, 2017 / Germany
From the 7th to 9th of February the last edition of the GDS trade fair took place at the premises of Messe Düsseldorf. The Igedo Company will now take responsibility for the new shoe trade show at Areal Böhler as Gallery SHOES

Footwear retail trade largely dissatisfied

Feb 8, 2017 / Germany
The BDSE confirmed that according to a recent survey with owner-run shoe retailers in Germany, 75% of shoe stores were unable to reach their previous year’s figures

GDS turns into Gallery Shoes

Feb 7, 2017 / Germany
The new concept show will be launched in August 2017, with the Igedo Company taking over the responsability

New concept for GDS

Jan 16, 2017 / Germany
Messe Düsseldorf will transfer the shoe fashion event to Igedo Company. The new concept of the trade fair will kicks off at Areal Böhler in Düsseldorf in late August / early September 2017

adidas unveils new biodegradable footwear

Nov 30, 2016 / Germany
The Germany-based sportswear giant continues its focus on sustainability and now has presented its Futurecraft Biofabric shoe, which will be biodegradable

Zalando raises profit forecast

Nov 17, 2016 / Germany
One of the main worldwide online fashion retailers raised its profitability forecast for the year, after delivering strong third quarter results

Puma with robust quarter

Nov 14, 2016 / Germany
The Germany-based company announced an impressive set of results with double digits’ sales growth for the quarter. Net earnings nearly doubled (98%)

Germany stands out as the main European footwear importer

Nov 9, 2016 / Germany
Despite the dynamic growth in the amount of footwear imported by the UK in the first half of the year, Germany proved to be the largest importer across the region, standing head and shoulders above its neighbours and taking second place after the United States in world rankings

adidas with strong performance

Nov 2, 2016 / United States
The Germany-based sportswear giant announced that currency-neutral sales increased by 17% in the third quarter of 2016
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