Alfonso Ruiz, CEO de Arneplant, nuevo presidente del sector calzado riojano

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - 01:21Spanish
El Centro Tecnológico del Calzado de La Rioja, CTCR, y la Asociación de Industrias del Calzado y Conexas de La Rioja, AICCOR, han renovado su presidencia, tras la celebración de la última Asamblea General Extraordinaria, otorgando el cargo a Alfonso Ruiz, CEO de la empresa ARNEPLANT, S.L. que, durante los próximos cuatro años, asumirá un nuevo reto, con el visto bueno de los empresarios del sector, además de la aprobación por parte de la Junta Directiva y del Comité Ejecutivo en cuestión. En esta andadura estará acompañado por: Álvaro Ochoa (Calzados Laro S.L.), Alejandro Abad (Fal Calzados de Seguridad S.A.), Francisco Sáenz (Jose Saenz S.L.), Alberto Gómez del Río. (Francisco Mendi S.L.) y Rebeca Sáenz (Fluchos S.L.).

The president of FICE and vice-president of the Pikolinos Group becomes the first woman to chair the European Footwear Confederation

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - 01:08English
On the General Assembly of the European Footwear Confederation (CEC) held on the 1st of December in Elche (Spain), Rosana Perán, president of the Federation of Spanish Footwear Industries (FICE) and vice-presidency of the Pikolinos Group, was elected President of the European Footwear Confederation for the next two years. She has thus become the first woman to head it, succeeding the Portuguese Luis Onofre, president of the Portuguese Footwear Association (APICCAPS). In addition to the Members of the CEC, the public part of the General Assembly was attended by the President of the Valencian Region, the regional Minister of Innovation, Industry, Commerce and Tourism, the Majors of Elche and Elda and other public authorities, presidents of other related industries association and Spanish footwear companies.

CEC welcomes the deal on the Ecodesign Regulation

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - 01:02English
Last night, the European Parliament and the Council reached a provisional agreement on the upcoming Ecodesign for Sustainable Product Regulation launched by the European Commission on 30th March 2022. By establishing a framework for setting ecodesign requirements for the large majority of consumer products, this piece of legislation represents a cornerstone for the achievement of the EU Green Deal ambitions. The European Footwear Confederation (CEC) welcomes the outcomes of the interinstitutional negotiations as an opportunity to boost the transition of footwear companies towards a more sustainable production, and wishes to underline the following:

TCLF Skills Alliance: From Pact to Action in the Blueprint Metaskills4TCLF project!

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - 00:52English
On the 21st of November, the European Footwear Confederation (CEC) together with the Confederation of National Associations of Tanners and Dressers of the European Community (Cotance) and the European Apparel and Textile Confederation (Euratex) co-organised the kick-off meeting of the Textile, Clothing, Footwear and Leather (TCLF) Skills Alliance, the union of all categories of stakeholders, private and public, of the TCLF industries committed to work for upgrading the skills needs and corresponding training of TCLF workers at regional, national and EU levels under different initiatives.

FALL-WINTER 2024/2025 FOOTWEAR: UPCOMING TRENDS AT THE NEXT EDITION OF MICAM

Wednesday, December 20, 2023 - 00:23English
MICAM Milano, set to take place from 18 to 21 February 2024 at fieramilano (Rho) is ready to unveil the upcoming footwear fashion trends for Autumn-Winter 2024-2025. The preview, created by Livetrend and powered by artificial intelligence, offers precise insight, particularly guiding buyers towards the 'right' products poised to become best sellers. It identifies 4 seasonal macro-trends, ensuring a stylish approach to navigating the future ahead.

El CTCR y SDi vinculan su expertise en innovación para impulsar la tecnología en el sector calzado

Tuesday, December 19, 2023 - 23:59Spanish
El Centro Tecnológico y la empresa riojana consolidan su alianza, con el fin de potenciar los servicios que sendos entes pueden ofrecer a las empresas del sector, desde el ámbito de la digitalización y la automatización, entre otros El Centro Tecnológico del Calzado de La Rioja, CTCR, y SDi Digital Group han suscrito un convenio de colaboración con el objetivo de extender sus sinergias y, concretamente, su “buen hacer” tecnológico a la industria del calzado. Esta alianza estratégica abordará las crecientes demandas del sector, promoviendo el desarrollo de acciones conjuntas para el fomento de la innovación tecnológica y, por ende, su competitividad.