The British Fashion Council (BFC) is delighted to announce a collaboration with the United Nations Office for Partnerships (UNOP) that will recognise businesses and individuals in fashion that make concerted efforts to support the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
The British Fashion Council (BFC) is delighted to announce that Sarah Burton OBE will receive the Trailblazer Award at The Fashion Awards 2019, on Monday 2nd December at the Royal Albert Hall, London. As the Creative Director of Alexander McQueen, Burton will be honoured for some of her most personal and visionary work to date through her narrative approach to the Alexander McQueen S/S20 show and for her extraordinary work in championing UK-wide craftsmanship, highlighting skills important to the brand and essential to the industry. In the past year alone, Burton has drawn on the expertise of ...
The leather sector in Brazil has a new reference in sustainability: JBS Couros' Marabá unit (PA) is the first tannery dedicated to the production of wet blue leather to be recognized with the Gold Seal from the Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability (CSCB). This milestone attests that the company uses best practices in the tripod of economy, society and environment, in accordance with the norm ABNT NBR 16.296 after having been audited by an INMETRO accredited organization.
● Resulting from the company’s Responsible InnovationTM, it is the ultimate platform for woven technologies , breaking new ground in performance wear.
● The leading company and its long-established expertise in woven textile concepts hit Performance Days, the designated stage to present the latest edition of its must-have high performance fabrics collection: ArquasTM 6.0.
● Siro Badon, Presidente di Assocalzaturifici: “Per superare questo momento non facile è necessario investire su noi stessi e sulle nostre competenze. È fondamentale formare nuove figure professionali in grado di innovare le aziende del calzaturiero Made in Italy”.
● Le esportazioni sono l’unico segnale confortante del comparto, ma diminuiscono le quantità. Sul fronte occupazionale prosegue il calo nel numero di aziende e nella forza lavoro: -119 calzaturifici (tra industria e artigianato), pari al -2,6%, e -492 addetti (-0,7%) su dicembre 2018.
China Leather Industry Association (CLIA), has been selected by the UITIC Executive Committee to be in in charge of organizing the 21st Congress in China in 2021, on behalf of the UITIC (International Union of Shoe Industry Technicians). This will be the second UITIC Congress in China after the 18th Congress held in 2013 in Dongguan and Guangzhou.