Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 19:22English
Giovanna Ceolini has been appointed acting Chair of Assocalzaturifici. In the wake of former Chair Siro Badon’s recent resignation, art.12, paragraph 6 of the Assocalzaturifici Articles of Association specifies that “in the event of advance resignation from the post of Chair, the most senior Vice Chair in terms of age will temporarily serve as acting Chair until the procedures for election of a new Chair can be completed”. Giovanna Ceolini has therefore been designated Chair, and accepted the appointment; in addition to matters of ordinary administration, she will oversee the establishment of the Appointment Commission. “I hope to count on the support of the entire organisational structure and all our members in getting through this difficult time,” says Ceolini. “In the midst of these troubling times, as industry slowly recovers from the effects of the pandemic, we are preparing for an outstanding edition of MICAM that will confirm the event’s status as an essential business opportunity and economic driver for the entire footwear industry, which plays a leading role in Italian manufacturing industry


Wednesday, August 17, 2022 - 10:24English
The countdown is on. Anticipation is rising. The final preparations are in full swing. When SHOES DÜSSELDORF opens its doors from 28 to 30 August, the “Who’s Who” of the industry will get together. More than 300 exhibitors and over 600 brands just wait to be discovered by retailers. “It is starting soon now and we are all hugely looking forward to this event, which will be held at Areal Böhler for the 11th time now. Let us inspire you and come to SHOES to Düsseldorf,” says the host and Igedo General Manager Ulrike Kähler appealing to the footwear and fashion world.


Tuesday, July 19, 2022 - 19:36English
Fashion starts here. FASHN ROOMS - OPEN DOORS for Inspiration, Orders and Talks FASHION - BEAUTY - GREEN ROOM under one roof From 21 - 25 July, Areal Böhler will be all about fashion and focus on fashion, talks and inspiration. Forming the origin and heart of the Düsseldorf fashion scene will be FASHN ROOMS with integrated showroom concept. In the trendy setting of Areal Böhler fashion becomes tangible. “Here it’s all about experiencing, discovering and coordinating. The size of the store does not matter – because here especially small and medium-sized retailers find the products that make up a good mix and thus the store of the future,” says Igedo CEO Ulrike Kähler.