Bikkembergs has signed a licensing agreement with the Italian footwear company Rodolfo Zengarini. The new licensing agreement, already partly in effect from the autumn-winter 2022 season, will allow the development of the Bikkembergs footwear business, both in terms of product quality and global presence.
“We always try to express the brand's DNA in our collections. The ability to create quality shoes while maintaining the style of the brand is the strength of this partnership. We are proud to partner with one of the largest shoe manufacturers and believe that the synergy between our brand and Rodolfo Zengarini Italia is the perfect formula for creating innovative collections that can compete in the global market. Footwear is one of the leading sectors for Bikkembergs in terms of business and image,” commented Dario Predonzan, CEO of Levitas, owner of the Bikkembergs brand.
Rodolfo Zengarini, director and owner of Rodolfo Zengarini Italia, noted that his company is capable of producing all types of men's and women's shoes, "from sports to the most sophisticated in the classic sense" and has an extensive distribution network that includes a retail network and two showrooms in Milan and New York. “I have always admired Bikkembergs, I liked his strong personality and great ability to show himself. Harmony and common views were evident from the very first meeting. I am confident that this partnership will lead to a successful project,” he said.
Bikkembergs Founded by Belgian-German designer Dirk Bikkembergs in 1986, it has an unmistakable style. The brand is focused on a modern, dynamic man who wants to keep up with the times and fashion.
Shoe factory Rodolfo Zengarini founded in Montegranaro in 1982. The constant stylistic research of the brand and its ability to interpret changes in the fashion market have contributed to the creation of a production capable of producing products with a high level of quality. The company manufactures shoes under license for brands such as John Galliano, John Richmond, Costume National, Les Hommes.