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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 27, 2016
Vol. 18 - N° 8 + 9
Summary of the issue
  • Bata stores close in France, Switzerland
  • Ara takes over Klauser
  • Consolidation around ANWR Schuh
  • Sabu goes more digital
  • Luxury giants feel the pinch: LVMH, Gucci slow down, Prada reviews strategy
  • French shoe exports rise strongly
  • Groupe Royer reaches a high point
  • Skechers still booming abroad
  • Steve Madden confirms Europe plans
  • Brazilian exports recover slowly
  • Shoes are most counterfeited globally
CorporateBase London / Cheaney, Belle International, Giuseppe Zanotti, Prada, Tod's, Yoox Net-a-Porter, etc.

Management & DistributionConverse, Deckers, Ferragamo, Hamm, Kering, Prada, Stonefly, Vivarte, Wolverine, etc.

Results & StatisticsLeiser, Rocky Brands, Schoon, Stella, Zalando, etc.

OthersAdidas, Alibaba, Apiccaps, Assocalzaturifici, Ecco, Lineapelle, Sperry, Timberland, Ugg, etc. .

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April 7, 2016
Vol. 18 - N°6 + 7
Summary of the issue
  • Ziylan takes a share of HR Group
  • Will ANWR members invest in Mücke?
  • Management reshuffle at Bata
  • Footwear brands bet on crowdfunding
  • Ferragamo boosts profits
  • CTC expands, strikes a deal in Italy
  • Euromonitor traces global trends
  • Higher prices help Spanish, Italian exports
  • Italian shoemakers expect stability
  • NeroGiardini expands sales network
  • New shoe lacing solutions in the market

Balducci, Bonvita, Wolverine
Management & Distribution
Ara, Bosum Trading, Crocs, Iconix, Implus, Kering, Lorenz Shoe, Superfeet, Unic, YSL, etc.
Results & Statistics
Ferragamo, Hermès, Inditex, Jimmy Choo, Phoenix, Vulcabras, Yue Yuen, etc.

OthersBally, Camper, Deichman, Hunter, Louboutin, Moda Made in Italy, Neosens, Prada, Schutz, ShoeVita, Timberland, Vagabond, Vibram, Wolkyshop, Zalando, etc.
March 18, 2016
Vol. 18 - N°4 + 5
Summary of the issue
  • Zalando is not satiated
  • Deichmann breaks the €5bn barrier
  • CCC wants a piece of the online cake
  • Leder & Schuh concentrates further
  • Ecco grows by 7%
  • Geox up 6%, aims for €1bn by 2018
  • Wolverine and VF disappoint
  • Is Steve Madden back in Europe?
  • Statistics from the U.S. and Portugal
  • Brazil extends anti-dumping duties
CorporateBata, Kaufhof, Start-Rite, etc.

Esprit, Fagus, Iconix, K-Swiss, LVMH, Ricosta, Roots, Timberland, Toms, Viking, Vivarte, etc.

Results & Statistics
Aeffe, Alpargatas, DSW, Caleres, Crocs, Grendene, Genesco, Gucci, Rocky Brands, Shoe Carnival, Tod's, Truworths, Weyco, Yoox, etc.

AAFA, Assocalzaturifici, Ballin, Berluti, Clergerie, Couromoda, Dune, Ferragamo, GDS, Gola, Lineapelle, Louboutin, Momad, Skechers, theMicam, XTI, etc.

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