MICAM-MIPEL : ALL FASHION EVENTS ARE MOVED TO MARCH

Wednesday, January 19, 2022 - 17:22English
A move to encourage the participation of international buyers, while ensuring peace of mind for all industry operators : ALL FASHION EVENTS ARE MOVED TO MARCH All fashion and accessory shows have been moved to March in order to meet operators from around the world in the best possible manner and offer more buyers the opportunity to participate.

FASHN ROOMS ready to go!

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - 21:05English
Faced with the almost daily question of whether “FASHN ROOMS” will be held in Düsseldorf at the end of January (as a follow-up event for Gallery FASHION), the organiser almost wants to answer aloud and shout: yes, of course, because the new event format of the Igedo Company was conceived specifically for this purpose – to perform information and ordering activities in the fashion industry responsibly and respectfully even under the notoriously difficult (but not impossible) Covid conditions.

Schuhindustrie und IG BCE erzielen Tarifabschluss

Friday, January 14, 2022 - 20:20German
Nach mehrstündigen, intensiven Verhandlungen wurde in der zweiten Tarifrunde zwischen der Gewerkschaft IG BCE und dem Bundesverband der Schuh- und Lederwarenindustrie, Tarifgemeinschaft Schuhe, ein Tarifabschluss erzielt. Das am Abend des 13. Januar in Offenbach beschlossene Verhandlungsergebnis sieht vor, dass die Tarifentgelte in der Schuhindustrie ab dem 1. Juni 2022 um 2% erhöht werden. Die Laufzeit dieser Vereinbarung gilt bis zum 31. Juli 2023. Die Vergütungen für Auszubildende werden bundeseinheitlich ab 1. Juni 2022 wie folgt festgelegt: 1. Ausbildungsjahr: 900 Euro, 2.Ausbildungsjahr: 920 Euro, 3. Ausbildungsjahr: 1.010 Euro.

FOOTWEAR IN THE 21st CENTURY: THE ERASMUS+ SCILED PROJECT COMES TO A CLOSE BUT THE KNOWLEDGE ALLIANCE WILL CONTINUE TO GROW AND COLLABORATE

Wednesday, December 15, 2021 - 21:19English
Scholars and companies of the European footwear sector gathered on the 9th of December 2021 to mark the end of the Erasmus+ SciLED project “Footwear in the 21st century” during a final event that showcased the project's many achievements. As one of the leading research efforts in footwear manufacturing in Europe, the SciLED consortium has produced interactive digital training tools and up-to-date and versatile training modules to complement and enrich Higher Education programmes in footwear comfort performance, design engineering, and sustainability. It has also launched a Knowledge Alliance comprised of European Higher Education institutions, companies and research centres, which will continue to research and innovate in this field. Meanwhile, the material developed by SciLED addressed to Footwear designers and Product Managers is expected to become a fixture of many European footwear programmes.