Publisher of leading trade magazines for the Footwear, Leather-goods, Leather & PPE industries

PLEASE NOTE: We are currently busy with the rollout of the new website so there are elements that are currently still being tweaked and content being added.

S&V Footwear & Leather Goods Magazine Vol80 No5 May 2017

This Magazine is sponsored by SAFLIA

Click the advert links for more info.  •   Download PDF


Industry Barometer
Euro Industrials: Future holds promise; in the meantime, we grit our teeth.
Bloch & Levitan: Cheap imports take their toll.
Corrida Shoes: Tough, but Rand offers opportunities.
C&R Brand Solutions: Corporates looking locally, and government orders create a pull factor.
Skechers: Ad spend is starting to pay dividends.
The Brazilian Sandal Co: Season ahead 'looking good'.
Edendale Outfitters: Customer demographics have changed.
Erling's Shoes: We just have to hope for better days.

Opinion: Phillip Nutt
Is the American retail environment in a meltdown?

Opinion: SA chains say U.S. problems not evident here yet
TFG: No strategic intent to close stores.
Truworths: No impact yet.

The Innovators: BKLYN
Global sneaker brand in the making.

Dangee Carken to launch leather range.
Soviet: Late launches key to staying ahead.
Nikwax: Waterproofing for all conditions.
Bolton's Olympic signs deal with SA Hockey and SA Schools Netball.

East Africa under pressure over U.S. used clothing/footwear exports.
Source Africa: Attendance up, feedback generally positive.

Advertisers in this Issue
Dangee Carken/Roberto Morino (2), Katz Footwear/Willow (4), Keystone Apparel/Timberland (OFC), Palm Footwear/Terrapod (6), Superga/Crep Protect (8), Tuftex (10).

©2017 S&V Publications