World Footwear


Milan will host the second edition of the World Leather Congress

Jun 5, 2015 / Italy
The Italian city will host the second edition of the World Leather Congress. The first edition took place in Rio de Janeiro in November 2011

Geox with 25% growth in net income

May 25, 2015 / Italy
Italy-based company closed the first quarter announcing an excellent set of results. Turnover increased by 5%. Net income grew by 25%

Growth continues at Ferragamo

May 14, 2015 / Italy
Quarter revenue up by 10% in current exchange rates (+2% in constant rates). Group's net profit with 2 digits growth

Clessidra acquires majority stake at Roberto Cavalli

Apr 30, 2015 / Italy
The private equity firm acquired 90% of the capital of the Italian fashion house. Francesco Trapani is the new Chairman of Roberto Cavalli and Renato Semerari is appointed CEO

Prada’s result hit by bad performance in Asia

Apr 13, 2015 / Italy
Prada suffered a 28% fall in net income last year as the Italian fashion giant was hit by weaker sales of its luxury products in Asia

Geox accelerates again

Apr 10, 2015 / Italy
Italy-based company closed 2014 with a 9.3% growth in turnover. Excellent results in Italy, France and Spain. Solid performance, at international level, by all distribution channels

Tommaso Cancellara, Assocalzaturifici's General Manager, live on World Footwear

Mar 31, 2015 / Italy
The World Footwear team spoke to Mr Cancellara about his expectations for the Italian footwear industry, the current state of the trade fairs and the challenges of his new role

Ferragamo’s revenue up by 6%

Mar 30, 2015 / Italy
Salvatore Ferragamo a key player in the luxury sector, announced the non-audited results for financial year 2014

Ferragamo blocks 7 million US dollars in fake products

Mar 20, 2015 / Italy
The Italian fashion house confirmed it had blocked, seized or destroyed more than 100 000 fake products in a “fierce global battle against counterfeiting”

Prada's results confirm deterioration of sales revenue

Mar 11, 2015 / Italy
The preliminary sales reported by the Prada Group for the financial year ended on the 31st of January 2015 amount to 3 552 million euros, slightly below the previous financial year (-1%)

Cleto Sagripanti, Assocalzaturifici’s President, live on World Footwear

Mar 6, 2015 / Italy
An entrepreneur and a business man with extensive experience in the shoe industry, Mr Sagripanti represents the largest European footwear producer

theMICAM closes with cautious optimism

Feb 27, 2015 / Italy
The latest edition of the footwear trade fair held in Milan attracted 32 112 visitors. Attendance down by 3.8%

Tod’s turnover in 2014 aligned with previous year

Feb 3, 2015 / Italy
Italy-based luxury goods group Tod’s, owner of the Tod’s, Hogan, Fay and Roger Vivier brands, presented frozen sales growth (-0.2% in current rates; +0.4% at constant rates)

Revenue growth continues at Ferragamo

Jan 30, 2015 / Italy
Preliminary results for the financial year 2014 indicate a 5.9% increase in revenue reaching
1 332 million euros

Italians worried about the industry's performance

Dec 23, 2014 / Italy
The Italian Footwear Association announced data revealing a serious risk of another decline in domestic footwear production. If this forecast reveals accurate, it will mean Italian production will be under the 200 million pairs threshold for the 3rd time in just 6 years
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