World Footwear


A new era for Portuguese Leather Goods

Feb 20, 2018 / Portugal
Young. Modern. Sophisticated. This is the new Portuguese leather goods and saddlery industry. A new campaign to promote the industry is here

Micam claims its international prominence

Feb 19, 2018 / Italy
The latest edition of MICAM Milano took place from the 11th to the 14th of February. The organisation congratulated for another sucessful event with 60% of visitors coming from abroad

Skechers with record full-year sales

Feb 16, 2018 / United States
The California-based footwear company announced financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended the 31st of December. Annual sales of 4.16 billion US dollars represent a new record for Skechers

A blueprint to revitalise skills and jobs in TCLF

Feb 15, 2018 / CEC
The need to anticipate and enhance adequate skills and learning methods as well as to attract and qualify workers in Europe has brought together 21 public and private stakeholders of the Textile, Clothing, Leather, and Footwear (TCLF) sectors under a strategic 4 year Erasmus+ project called “Skills4Smart TCLF 2030”

Tapestry: net sales up by 35%

Feb 15, 2018 / United States
The New York-based house of modern luxury accessories and lifestyle brands reported second quarter results for the period ended on the 30th of December

Wolverine's new guidance for 2018

Feb 14, 2018 / United States
The Michigan-based footwear giant, provided an update for fiscal year 2018 outlook, including the announcement of the investment plan to drive its new Global Growth Agenda

Hermès with strong growth in sales

Feb 14, 2018 / France
The French-based luxury group announced a 9% increase in sales (at constant exchange rates) in 2017, with well-balanced contributions across the business lines and all geographical areas

Michael Kors exceeds guidance and raises outlook

Feb 13, 2018 / United Kingdom
The London-based global fashion luxury group announced its financial results for the third quarter ended on the 30th of December. Expectations for the period were exceeded and as result outlook for the full year increased

Genesco considers selling Lids Sports

Feb 13, 2018 / United States
If the sale is confirmed it will enable Genesco to focus on operating and growing its leading footwear platform to drive long-term shareholder value

CCC to expand footprint in the UAE

Feb 12, 2018 / United Arab Emirates
The Polish-based footwear and bags company will be opening 60 new stores in the region by 2023

Solid quarter at Deckers

Feb 6, 2018 / United States
The US-based footwear, apparel and accessories brand announced financial results for the third fiscal quarter ended on the 31st of December

Footwear sector in Vietnam expects increasing FDI

Feb 6, 2018 / Vietnam
Lefaso, the local Leather, Footwear and Handbag Association, is expecting foreign capital flows into the footwear industry to increase during the current year

Matteo Mascazzini appointed Geox CEO

Feb 5, 2018 / Italy
During the Geox Board of Directors meeting Matteo Mascazzini was accepted as a member of the Board of Directors and subsequently appointed as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer and Executive Committee member

Revenue down at Ferragamo

Feb 5, 2018 / Italy
Salvatore Ferragamo group, one of the global leaders in the luxury sector, announced preliminary consolidated revenues for 2017 amounting to 1.393 billion euros, down by 3.1% at current exchange rates

Pentland appoints new COO

Feb 2, 2018 / United Kingdom
The British owner of Speedo, Berghaus and Canterbury, has promoted Chirag Patel to Chief Operating Officer
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