Golden Goose sees double-digit growth

Ahead of its initial public offering (IPO) on the Milan Stock Exchange, Italian luxury brand Golden Goose, known for its Superstar sneakers and distressed look, reported an increase in net...
April 16 2024 4

Puma launches global advertising campaign for first time in 10 years

Puma is putting the spotlight on speed as its superpower in a new ad campaign, introducing itself as "the world's fastest sports brand." The campaign slogan is: “See The Game Like We Do: FOREVER. FASTER.” (translated from English: “Look at...
April 15 2024 28

Christian Louboutin aims to reach €1 billion in revenue

The Agnelli family, which controls Exor Holding, which in 2021 acquired a 24% stake in the French shoe brand Christian Louboutin for about $650 million, has set an ambitious goal for the brand - to reach revenues of 1 billion euros -...
April 15 2024 187

Italian designer Roberto Cavalli dies at the age of 83

One of the greatest fashion figures of the last 50 years and the ambassador of Made in Italy in the world has passed away, writes the Italian publication fashionmagazine.it.
April 15 2024 171

A collaboration between St.Friday Socks and the Konstantin Khabensky Foundation has been released

St. Petersburg brand of designer socks and accessories St.Friday Socks has released a collection of socks together with the Konstantin Khabensky Charitable Foundation in support of children and young adults with tumors…
April 14 2024 174

The Paris Commune has released a space-themed collection

The beauty of the night sky and myriads of twinkling stars, alluring and mysterious, have always fascinated and delighted people.
April 12 2024 382

Levi's is dropping shoes

On April 3, during a conference call with analysts to discuss the quarter's financial results, Levi's CEO Michelle Gass announced the closure of the company's footwear business, writes...
April 12 2024 388

Online store CDEK.Shopping named the most popular shoe brands

A service for ordering goods from popular brands from abroad, CDEK.Shopping, analyzed the demand of its customers in the “Shoes” category. The most popular shoe brands were Nike and New balance; the top five also included Adidas, Asics and…
April 11 2024 485

TJ COLLECTION celebrated its 30th anniversary by creating a digital fashion museum

The clothing, footwear and accessories brand TJ COLLECTION attracted HSE students to collaborate and created a museum in the Spatial metaverse. The space is dedicated to the brand’s thirtieth anniversary. The exhibition presents fashion trends of recent decades. And just...
April 11 2024 440

Lanvin has updated its collection of ballet shoes for the Spring '24 season

The new Lanvin Ballerina collection features 14 new shades and materials, including pink and light green nappa leather, raw edge indigo denim, raffia and leopard print calfleather…
April 11 2024 495

Hong Kong APLF attracted 12 visitors

The international leather exhibition APLF Leather & Materials, held in Hong Kong from March 19 to 21, attracted 12000 guests, China and India topped the top ten countries with the largest number of visitors, writes...
April 11 2024 345

Capri Holdings acquires Italian footwear manufacturer Sicla

The American conglomerate Capri Holdings has signed an agreement to purchase the Tuscan shoe manufacturer Sicla, which produces some Jimmy Choo shoe collections. The move is intended to strengthen Capri's production capabilities, writes...
April 10 2024 380

Italian designer Michele Di Carlo has developed “growing sneakers”

In Italy, they developed sneakers for teenagers, the design of which allows you to increase the size of the shoe. It took more than five years to create the “growing sneaker” 4Steps, writes...
April 10 2024 1584

ORBICO GROUP presented a new collection of K-Swiss sneakers

Sneaker models for men and women in the K-Swiss spring-summer collection are made in the aesthetics of tennis shoes. But there is also a pair of Slamm 99 CCs, the design of which is reminiscent of the style of late skateboarders...
April 9 2024 1628

Mugler creative director Casey Cadwallader has launched a shoe collection

The creative director of the Mugler fashion house, Casey Cadwallader, had been hatching the idea of ​​releasing a shoe collection for six years. Finally, the collection of women's shoes, boots and mules with heels “The Fang” was born and has already gone on sale -…
April 9 2024 1602

Hermès is building a leather goods factory in France

The French fashion house Hermès continues to strengthen its production capabilities in France in the leather industry. Hermès has announced the laying of the foundation stone for a new leather goods factory to be built in 2025...
April 8 2024 1519

Gianvito Rossi celebrates ten years of Portofino sandals

On Monday, the anniversary collection of Portofino sandals from the Italian brand Gianvito Rossi was released. The new capsule features Portofino sandals in ten metallic shades and two heel heights. The retail price of both models is…
April 8 2024 1480

Lamoda's net turnover in 2023 increased by 30%

Lamoda, a Russian retailer in the field of fashion, beauty and lifestyle, noted an increase in the company's net turnover (NMV) in 2023 by 30%, to 132,5 billion rubles. At the same time, EBITDA increased by 10% year on year, amounting to 11,8...
April 8 2024 1513

Production of galoshes is growing in Russia

In the context of import substitution, the production of galoshes is growing in Russia. According to statistics from the operator of the state footwear labeling system “Honest Sign”, over two months of 2024, more than 1,6 million pairs of galoshes were produced in Russia, which is 12% more...
April 5 2024 1761

EKONIKA presented a collection for the Summer'24 season

The process of updating the EKONIKA brand, which the company announced in 2023, and which began with a change in the logo, corporate identity and store redesign, was also manifested in the formation of the collection for the season...
April 4 2024 1814

In St. Petersburg, the share of vacant retail space has increased on Staro-Nevsky

According to the consulting company NF Group, at the end of the first quarter of 2024, 6% of the space on the main street of St. Petersburg, Nevsky Prospekt, remains vacant. At the same time, on Staro-Nevsky Prospekt, which is one of the key…
April 4 2024 550

Footwear brand HeyDude enters the UK market

Italian lightweight moccasin brand Heydude, acquired by Crocs in 2022, launched sales in the UK last month, writes...
April 3 2024 1726

KARI recruited a couple of Olympic champions for its advertising campaign

Olympic figure skating champions Alexey Yagudin and Tatyana Totmyanina became the faces of the advertising campaign for the first running sneakers from KARI. In the spring 2024 season, the Russian retailer released the first model of running sneakers…
April 3 2024 1716

Manolo Blahnik opened its first store in Hong Kong

British luxury footwear brand Manolo Blahnik has opened its first store in Hong Kong with long-time partner Bluebell Group. The brand cooperates with Bluebell in the markets of other Asian countries, such as Japan, Malaysia, Singapore and…
April 3 2024 1590

France is preparing to introduce fines for fast fashion

In mid-March, France's lower parliament approved a bill introducing fines for ultra-fast fashion products to offset their environmental impact. The law has now been sent to the Senate, writes...
April 2 2024 1713

New collaboration between Clarks and Kith founder Ronnie Fieg released

British Clarks continues its collaboration with American designer Ronnie Fieg, founder of the New York street fashion brand Kith. The new collection includes four shoes with suede uppers and woven details...
April 2 2024 1651

Munz Group plans to open about 40 new stores in 2024

The Russian retailer Munz Group, which manages retail and online stores of shoe brands Salamander and Thomas Munz, as well as multi-brand retail Munz Store, is investing in the development of its own retail network and is going to open about 40…
April 1 2024 1746

Deichmann reports record revenue in 2023

Despite difficult market conditions, German shoe retailer Deichmann ended 2023 with strong performance. Following a successful year, the company will invest €324 million in 2024 to continue modernizing its...
April 1 2024 1674

Zegna Group will build a new shoe factory in Italy

Luxury brands in Italy are actively investing in expanding local production and maintaining the image of products labeled “Made in Italy”. Following Louis Vuitton, a new shoe and leather goods factory in Italy will open...
March 31 2024 1601

Crocs and Irish brand Simone Rocha launch first collaboration

Simone Rocha has redesigned three classic Crocs silhouettes, including the Siren Clog, the iconic Croc and the Quick Trail. The collection will go on sale on April 10. Crocs models, interpreted by the Irish designer, are decorated with the signature…
March 29 2024 1851

Fashion house Valentino has named its new creative director

Italian designer Alessandro Michele, who left Gucci last November, has been appointed the new creative director of the fashion house Valentino. Valentino announced the new appointment about a week after the resignation of the previous one...
March 28 2024 1698

Results of the series of International Shoe Exhibitions SHOESSTAR AUTUMN-WINTER 2024/2025

The next season of the SHOESSTAR footwear and leather goods exhibitions has ended - autumn-winter 2024/25. This time the series included 5 exhibitions, which took place from mid-February to mid-March 2024 in Khabarovsk, Yekaterinburg,…
March 28 2024 1712

EKONIKA increased revenue by 51% in January-February 2024.

The EKONIKA network notes a significant increase in revenue; in the first two months of 2024 it increased by 51%. Vice President of Novard Group of Companies (owns EKONIKA) Sergei spoke about this at the Retail 2024 conference...
March 28 2024 1822

An increase in the number of new openings in the fashion retail segment is noted in St. Petersburg

According to Nikoliers, in the first quarter of 2024, the activity of tenants in shopping center areas increased in St. Petersburg. Moreover, more than half of all openings - 25 out of 45 were in fashion retail, writes...
March 28 2024 563

OTB Group acquires shoe factory Tabi Maison Margiela

The Italian group OTB, which owns fashion brands such as Margiela, Jil Sander, Marni, Victor&Rolf and Diesel, has acquired a majority stake in luxury shoe manufacturer Calzaturificio...
March 27 2024 1579

Sales of Inventive Retail Group grew by 10% at the end of 2023 and amounted to 78 billion rubles

The Russian operator of retail chains and online stores Inventive Retail Group (IRG) reported for 2023. It follows from them that the company continued to successfully adapt its business to the changing conditions in the Russian retail market, which...
March 27 2024 549

Geox relies on ambassadors

For the second year now, the Italian shoe and accessories brand Geox has been releasing capsule collections in collaboration with Russian theater and film actress Yulia Vysotskaya in Russia. At the same time, the European region is hosting a promotional event this spring...
March 27 2024 1726

“Discount for repairs” of clothes and shoes in France supported workshops

The French have calculated the benefits of a program that encourages consumers to repair clothes and shoes by providing discounts on these services in certified workshops. The “repair discount” program began operating in France in November...
March 26 2024 1981

After the terrorist attack at Crocus City Hall, attendance at shopping centers fell sharply

Last weekend, after the terrorist attack in Moscow at Crocus City Hall, attendance at shopping centers in the capital decreased by 30-35%; in Russia as a whole it fell by 15-20%, Kommersant reports, citing Focus data. ...
March 25 2024 643

Street Beat reopened in Samara

The Street Beat chain of stores, after a break of almost 2 years, has again opened a store in Samara, in the Cosmoport shopping center. The store area is 420 sq. m. meters. This is one of the largest regional stores…
March 25 2024 1709

Milan MICAM will take place over three days in September

Milan fashion exhibitions MICAM Milano, MIPEL, TheOne and Milano Fashion & Jewels will be held at the Fieramilano (Rho) exhibition complex from September 15 to 17, 2024. Four exhibition events dedicated to fashion and accessories…
March 25 2024 1691

Keddo has carried out a full-scale rebranding

The Keddo brand, known for its collections of fashionable women's, men's, teenage shoes and accessories, has undergone a full-scale rebranding. The logo and symbol of the brand have changed: the detailed crown has been replaced by a graphic image...
March 22 2024 3180

American buyers couldn't buy Birkin bags and sued Hermès

French fashion house Hermès is facing a lawsuit in California from two customers who were unable to purchase exclusive Birkin bags. The fashion house is accused of unfair commercial...
March 22 2024 2741

Louis Vuitton opens a new factory in Italy

Louis Vuitton has opened its second shoe factory in Italy. After opening the first one - in Fiesso d'Artico in Veneto, the LVMH flagship brand has just opened a new production site dedicated to this category of footwear, in an industrial…
March 21 2024 3974

The Rendez-Vous chain presented a new spring-summer'24 collection

On March 20, the chain of multi-brand stores Rendez-Vous presented to the public a new collection of shoes, bags, accessories and clothing in Moscow in the space...
March 21 2024 2280

Roskomnadzor assessed the costs of Russian companies for advertising on Instagram

According to Roskomnadzor, Russian advertisers spent about 2023 million rubles on promotion on the social network Instagram, which is blocked in Russia, in 900, writes Vedomosti with reference to a representative...
March 21 2024 694

The 9th EKSPOSHOES Istanbul Fashion Leather Shoes Exhibition will be held from 16 to 19 April 2024

EKSPOSHOES, an exhibition of fashionable leather shoes, which will be held for the 9th time in Istanbul and will present a wide range of shoes (women's, men's, boots, sports, work and slippers) and other leather accessories (bags, suitcases,…
March 20 2024 670

Gucci's revenue fell 20% in the first quarter of the year

Kering Group notes a 10% decline in revenue in the first quarter of 2024. The luxury brand Gucci, part of the holding, noted a 20% decline in sales, writes...
March 20 2024 1713

Belgian designer Dries Van Noten announced his decision to retire

Dries Van Noten is leaving the post of creative director of his own brand after almost 40 years of its development. The latest men's fashion collection with the participation will be presented at the Paris Fashion Week show in…
March 20 2024 1732

Ozon reduces the tariff for sales in the Fashion category

Russian online retailer Ozon seeks to increase sales of the “fashion” category on its site. To do this, from April 1, 2024, the marketplace will reduce the tariff for the sale of clothing, shoes and accessories to 13% of the price...
March 18 2024 1934

PUMA has released a shoe capsule in collaboration with Formula-1

Puma and Formula 1 have launched their first joint collection since the sportswear brand became the official supplier of international automotive...
March 18 2024 1914

SELECTIONS: the relevance of subsorting is increasing

From April 16 to 18, Moscow will host the selections exhibition, an outlet for off-season selection of fashion collections of clothing and accessories for retail. As in October last year, the exhibition will be located in pavilion 2.4 of the Expocentre Fairgrounds and will include…
March 18 2024 1702

Jimmy Choo releases Beach 2024 collection

British footwear brand Jimmy Choo took inspiration from the beaches of the French Riviera with its Beach 2024 collection, which was unveiled last Thursday along with an accompanying advertising campaign. The capsule features a variety of shoe styles and…
March 17 2024 1911

APLF 2024 International Leather Fair will be held in Hong Kong

Representatives of the global leather industry will gather in Hong Kong from 19 to 21 March. The APLF Leather & Materials exhibition is returning home, as for the past two years the event was forced to be held in Dubai, writes...
March 15 2024 2287

Why Rendez-Vous and Yandex Lavka released a “bread bag”

Shoe retailer Rendez-Vous announced the launch of a spring collaboration with Yandex Lavka and released a roll that resembles the shape of a woman’s handbag. This “Bread Bag” is presented in the Yandex.Lavka application at a price of 249 rubles. On the…
March 15 2024 2508

How was Moscow Fashion Week

At Moscow Fashion Week, which took place in the Russian capital from March 1 to 8, more than 230 designers and brands from Russia and 10 friendly countries presented their collections. Among them are Brazil, China, Indonesia, Costa Rica and...
March 14 2024 1839

Nevsky Center has updated its windows for spring

The Nevsky Center shopping complex, located in the very center of St. Petersburg (on Nevsky Prospekt), has undergone a seasonal renovation...
March 14 2024 991

Lamoda analyzed the spending of Russians before March 8

Lamoda analyzed the spending of Russians before March 8 and identified popular categories of gifts that are in greatest demand.
March 14 2024 691

The Italian Association Assocalzaturifici appointed Giovanna Ceolini as president

Giovanna Ceolini has been confirmed as President of the Italian Shoe Manufacturers Association Assocalzaturifici until 2027. She has been the acting president of the association since August 2022. Assocalzaturifici represents more than 450 companies…
March 13 2024 928

Prada increased annual profit by 44%

Italy's Prada Group ended 2023 with revenue growth of 17% and profit growth of 44% compared with the previous year, helped by the appeal of its Prada and Miu Miu brands, writes...
March 12 2024 1145
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