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S&V Footwear & Leather Goods Magazine Vol80 No10 Oct 2017

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Industry Barometer: Digging in for long haul
- Master Movers: Clients hoping for year-end surge.
- Lou Harvey: Aside from anything else, an exciting time...
- Jeaneration: Be efficient, be innovative.
- Behr's: Retail competition has increased.
- Ginger Bhagwandas: We have to believe things will improve.

Talking to government
- Undervalued safety footwear focus of SARS-industry discussions, but less progress on imports flouting country of origin marking rules.

Opinion: Phillip Nutt
- A new year, a new beginning.

Trade fairs
- ATF: LTE hands over to Messe Frankfurt.

Publication dates 2018
- Material deadlines and publication dates for S&V Footwear & Leather Goods, S&V African Leather, S&V Protect, S&V Weekly Newsletters, and the S&V Directory and Calendar in 2018.

- Retailers' financial results show inflation scourge is back.

East Africa
- East African shoes take centre stage at New York footwear show.

New footwear sources
- Bangladesh: New testing facility in a country with poor environmental and safety record.

International News
- Amazon: Apparel's friend or foe?
- Foot Locker plunges 28% after sales fall way short of Street.
- Tenants to malls: Let's make a deal.

Advertisers in this Issue
Apeco (OFC), Chillisource/Shoepack (7), Katz Footwear/Jimi Atrix (4), Katz Footwear/Willow (2), Tuftex (6), 20th UITIC International Technical Footwear Congress (4).

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