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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

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”

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

Shaping the future of footwear retail

Jan 31, 2018 / Hong Kong
Since its launch in 2015, the Global Footwear Retail Conference has been bringing together over 100 key footwear retailers to this annual meeting in Hong Kong to discuss on ground-breaking ideas shaping the retail scene

UITIC Congress: Call for Papers is a great success

Jan 30, 2018 / UITIC
Ninety-five abstracts received during the Call for Papers reveal the increasing interest of the footwear industry for the UITIC Congress

Sign up to the first European contest for young students

Jan 29, 2018 / CEC
European schools and educational centres committed to the footwear sector can now join the European contest “Shake the future of the footwear sector”. Teams of students will have the possibility of becoming influencers in rejuvenating the industry

Lively atmosphere and positive balance at Pitti Uomo

Jan 19, 2018 / Italy
The latest edition of the Italian trade fair received 36 000 visitors and closed the program with a positive balance and strong satisfaction with the atmosphere

Gardabags announced at the latest edition of Expo Riva Schuh

Jan 16, 2018 / Italy
The latest edition of Expo Riva Schuh draw to a close with over 13 000 visitors. New show Gardabags was announced for June's edition

CEC’s focus on emerging digital occupations

Jan 15, 2018 / CEC
As part of the Erasmus+ project “Digital TCLF 2025”, European stakeholders, in particular companies, are invited to participate in an online survey on the need for nine emerging digital occupations in the textile, clothing, leather and footwear sectors

Challenging year ahead for the sports industry

Jan 12, 2018 / United States
In his predictions for 2018, Matt Powell, Vice President and Senior Industry Advisor from the NPD Group is forecasting a transition challenging year for the sports industry in the US

E-commerce in Romania: 2.8 billion euros in 2017

Jan 12, 2018 / Romania
The Romanian e-commerce market was valued at 2.8 billion euros at the end of 2017, according to GPeC, ecommerce specialists. According to the report, Romanians spent an average of 7.67 million euros daily in online shopping

New collaborative project presented by the Portuguese industry

Dec 21, 2017 / Portugal
The FAMEST project was formally presented by the Portuguese Footwear and Fashion Cluster last November

CEC welcomes the Czech Leather and Footwear Association

Dec 21, 2017 / CEC
On the 14th of December, the European Confederation of the Footwear Industry (CEC) welcomed a new Member, the Czech Leather and Footwear Association (COKA), at its General Assembly in Brussels
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20th UITIC Congress in Porto: Submit your idea

Dec 19, 2017 / UITIC
Following a long lasting tradition the UITIC Congress will present innovative projects and technologies for the footwear industry, and now innovators are invited to present their ideas on a “call for papers”
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