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Shoe Intelligence

Published since 1999, Shoe Intelligence remains the most authoritative and comprehensive business newsletter on the non-athletic footwear market in Europe, focusing on suppliers, distributors and retailers operating anywhere in this important region of the world, including the major international footwear brands. Shoe Intelligence is published in English a minimum of 24 times a year and can be received by e-mail or regular mail. It is only available by subscription.

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April 26, 2018
Vol. 20 - N°7+8
Summary of the issue
  • Fast growth for French luxury groups
  • LVMH is going for sneakers
  • Ferragamo recruits a former Gucci manager while ex-CEO will run Weitzman
  • Bad year for U.K. brick-and-mortar shops
  • Nine West goes bankrupt
  • CCC expands rapidly abroad
  • Good quarter for Skechers
  • Russia launches plans to support its industry ahead of expected trade turbulences
  • Stella expands in Europe
  • Vietnam and France export more
CorporateBally, JD.com, Kröger, Vivarte

Management & Distribution Berlutti, Dior, Högl, Joya, Kenneth Cole, Lacoste, Mephisto, Peter Kaiser, Royer, Sergio Rossi

Results & StatisticsBally, Obuv Rossii, Pittards, Rocky Brands, Shoe Carnival, Steve Madden, Yue Yuen

OthersANWR, Cookies, Ecco, Hirica, Hogan, Hype, Josef Seibel, Kyaia, Lumberjack, Otto Group, Pikolinos, Selfridges, Zara, etc.

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March 22,2018
Vol. 20 - N°5+6
Summary of the issue
  • theMicam becomes Micam Milano
  • The European industry needs new blood
  • Pavers buys Jones Bootmaker
  • Zalando invests to enter new markets
  • Deichmann grows by 6%
  • Portugual and Germany export more
  • E-tailers reach 20% of the German market
  • Adidas sneakers’ growth slows down
  • Ecco posts record results
  • Millenials, Chinese drive the luxury market
Aerosoles, Le Cuir, Permactum, Sarenza , Tanya Heath, TWC, Vibram, W.L. Gore, etc.

Results & StatisticsAlpargatas, Bogs, Caleres, Crocs, DSW, Ferragamo, Genesco, Geox, Grendene, Hermès, Kering, Leder & Schuh, Prada, Rocky Brands, Skechers, Steve Madden, Superga, Tod's, Vulcabras, Vans, Wolverine, etc.

OthersANWR, Birkenstock, Cheaneys, Converse, Crocs, Deckers, Ecco, Furla, Gallery Shoes, Gucci, Josef Seibel, Kickers, Lineapelle, LK Bennett, Lloyd Shoes, Mizuno, Momad, Munich, Quick Schuh, Roger Vivier, Skechers, UITIC, Vagabond, Werdich, Zappos, etc.
Feb. 9, 2018
Vol. 20 - N°3+4
Summary of the issue
  • Europe exports more shoes, launches new programs to revitalize skills and jobs
  • Exports drive higher production in Italy
  • Russia and Belarus make more shoes
  • Richemont wants full control of YNAP
  • Zalando invests for market share gains
  • ANWR grows by 2.4%, digitalizes more
  • Luxury goods markets accelerate
  • Skechers passes the $4bn mark
  • Expo Riva launches a bags show
  • New owners for the Berlin shows
Bally, Jimmy Choo, Nine West, Obuv Com , Sympatex, etc.
Management & Distribution
Caleres, Dr. Martens, Kavat, HR Group, Inblu Group, Net-à-Porter, Roger Vivier
Aeffe, Deckers, Ferragamo, Gabor, Geox, Hermès, LVMH, Salamander, Tod's, YNAP, Wolverine, etc.
Cotance, CTCR, Dune, FDRA, Floris van Bommel, JD.com, Kering, Louboutin, Louis Vuitton, MyTheresa, Obuv Rossii, Repetto, San Marina, Pitti Uomo, Pure London, Slowwalk, UITC, etc.

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