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Schmid: A hymn to the joy of living

A evocative floral fantasy by Schmid to inaugurate the warmest months with the right spirit and colours. En fleur, between romanticism and elegance

Stahl expands Stahl Neo leather finish portfolio with wet-end products

Stahl Neo 2.0 helps tanners to meet 2020 compliancy goals

Stahl launches first 100% polymer silicone waterproofing process

High-quality and environmentally responsible leather waterproofing with Densodrin® Polymeric Generation

Semi-tubular rivets and zamak rivets, there’s no limit to creativity!

There is nothing more suitable for decorating bags and belts than semi-tubular rivets rivets in iron, copper or brass by Moro Minuterie

Opti Shield by Coats Opti

Through its Research and Development department, Coats Opti has developed a unique, advanced formula which on the one hand makes the zip’s teeth and slider resistant to corrosion caused by tanning chemicals and exposure to atmospheric agents, and on the other hand improves the zip’s runnability by reducing friction.

Fimma is renewed in the image to better tell tradition and novelty

With Andrea Raccosta we retrace the key moments in the history of the company from Brianza and discover the innovations in terms of strategies and products.

C.D.C. opens a show-room in Scandicci

In the new space, located in a strategic location, it will be possible to admire the new collections of finished chains produced by the Tuscan company.

The evolution of the Kyotex system

A wide and dedicated range of solutions proposed by ALC, and its gluing system, both for the footwear and leather goods sector.

Endless possibilities for your MYCLIC projects

Last year the company based in Castel Guelfo (BO), which customises and produces items for the clothing, footwear and leather goods sector, inaugurated a very modern service dedicated to customers

Nastroelle: Sticky e co. conquer griffes

Founded in Empoli in 1981 by Loris Del Sordo, Nastro Elle is specialised in the production of adhesives and double-sided adhesives for various sectors including the packaging, construction, and nautical industries: it was only at the start of the third millennium that it began using its expertise also for the fashion industry, developing a series of products exclusively dedicated to apparel, footwear, and last, but not least, high quality leather goods.

Nanotechnologies serving the fashion industry

Motta Alfredo Iberia presents new double-face water repellent shearling leather, the result of research that has always been at the heart of the company’s philosophy

Ramponi sets its sight on the Italian Stock Exchange

The company based in Carbonate (Co) – known in the fashion world for the production of fine synthetic crystals and studs – has become a Public Limited Company (S.p.A.) and is preparing for listing on the Stock Exchange by the end of the year

Galli/Overmec’s Open Week 2018

Born in 1979 from an idea of Emilio Galli and today Galli spa is a leading company in the design and production of machines for leather goods, a reality which has become a landmark, from a global point of view, as to precision and technique

ISA TanTec’s recently acquired Italian tannery scored LWG Silver Award

After a recent audit by the Leather Working Group (LWG), Scamosceria del Brenta srl (Scabrenta), the new member of international tanning group ISA TanTec has obtained a Silver award for its Italian based tannery.

A top range of adhesives and stiffeners by Industrie Chimiche Forestali

Tintoretto and Echopel represent the cutting-edge in stiffeners and bonding materials for the leather-goods sector. 

Giving form to bags with Luigi Carnevali

MICRO SUEDE, MAYO and BRIO are three premium quality products, produced by Luigi Carnevali, to offer the leather sector a complete range of solutions

Schmid’s velvets for fashion and for a social cause

Schmid’s materials are used for Carmina Campus collections, made within the project Made in Prison

Italiana Accessori s.r.l., passion and competence for decorations

As is customary, the open house of Italiana Accessori and Sagitta took place last July. The ideal moment to appreciate the novelties regarding fashion decorations.

CO.ME.TA. srl, advanced sewing machines

The company based in Montegranaro has been building sewing machines for the footwear, leather and clothing industries for nearly 40 years now

Galli, worldwide leader in the production of machines for leather goods. Cutting-edge research and innovation

Founded in 1979, in Vigevano, a territory that is considered exclusive for its footwear and technology, Galli spa has become a market leader in the design, production, and sales of machines for leather goods

Klein Karoo: between tradition and legend

The new collections KLEIN KAROO Finest Ostrich Leather Collection will be presented at the upcoming Première Vision and Lineapelle. The KK 2018-2019 collections, under the artistic direction of Estelle Arielle Bouchet, are dedicated to Queen Nandi of Zululand, to the weather phenomena and the majestic African nature

High-quality padding

“Made in Italy” means quality, also and above all when we talk about materials and components. Therefore choosing Luigi Carnevali paddings means giving an added value to one’s own creations.

Carefully finished edges

This can be achieved with the Kenda Farben products that ensure quality and ease of use. The protagonists are the ORLY BT Extramat leather edge-paint and FILLER BT and SINTOFIL primers

CICB, the Brazilian Leather Industry Center started the celebrations for its 60 years of activity

The first of four events, one every 15 years of history, was held before the opening of the 41st edition Fimec, a […]

Write and travel with Graf von Faber-Castell

The German Faber-Castell company has launched the “Graf von Faber-Castell” premium line, which consists of beautiful leather accessories for travel and leisure.

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Franco Gabbrielli is the new president of Assopellettieri

The General Council of the association that brings together Italian leather goods companies has appointed the entrepreneur and designer as the new president for the four-year period 2019/2022

May 13, 2019

Blockchain and luxury: LV and Dior on Aura

While the Ministry of Economic Development launches a blockchain project for the textile industry, which it is hoped, will soon set the example for other Made in Italy sectors, the giant LMVH luxury group announces the launching of the Aura blockchain.

Focus on Luggage

Urban inspiration Ulisse is more than a collection of trolleys, it is a truly creative project, coming from the first […]

May 08, 2019

The buckle: between fashion, costume and jewellery

The private collection of Pennasilico, one of the most important worldwide, gives rise to the book published by Skira editore, “The History of the Buckle between Fashion and Jewellery (1700-1950)”, which traces the historical timeline of this striking little object, which, since time immemorial, has always been much more than just a simple and functional element used in clothing.

MIPEL – Hub of creativity

Sustainability, environmental awareness and social responsibility were the key words at the 115th edition of MIPEL, the last one under the presidency of Riccardo Braccialini. Registrations were up compared to the last edition (+7%) and slightly decreased compared to the February 2018 edition (-2.9%)