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S&V Footwear & Leather Goods Magazine Vol83 No2 February 2020


3 Coronavirus
- Importers say they have stock - for now; APLF ponders delaying fairs.

4 Profile
- New Bata SA MD Michael Wyatt on plans for the business.

5 Business
- Ihlobo Footwear in liquidation.

6 The U.S. market - opinion
- Consumers in 2020: 5 trends to watch.
- Sneakernomics: 2020 predictions for sports retail, by Matt Powell of NPD.

10 The Environment
- New Environment minister Barbara Creecy gives packaging industry a chance to get its house in order.

12 Trends & Fashion
- Expo Riva Schuh & Gardabags: Sustainability as a global competitive edge.
- Chelsea boots to take over from sneakers, predicts Footwear Plus.
- Forecasts from Dangee Carken.

14 Notice Board
- Obituary for Jane Bairstow, A. Greenaways.

14 Trade
- SARS statistics for December 2019.

Advertisers in this Issue
Creative Leathergoods Manufacturers (9), Euro Industrials (3), Fubu (OFC, 2), Kaytex Belts (7), Micam (5, 6), Togo Footwear (8).

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