Since its first issue was published in 1935 the S&V Footwear & Leather Goods magazine has been the leading source for news and information relevant to the Southern & East African footwear and leather goods industry. Since then the stable of publications has grown to include S&V African Leather and S&V Protect magazines in addition to the annual S&V Directory and our weekly newsletter. Our editorial staff are well known and respected within the industry and have a depth of industry knowledge and insight honed over many decades. In short we have our finger on the pulse of industry, enabling us to provide current news and information that matters to those involved in the footwear and leather goods trade. Matters related to technology, trade, import, export, manufacturing, design, retail and all other aspects of the industry are reported on regularly, factually and extensively.