footwear industry

Italian GAS footwear now available in Delhi

September 21st, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Leading Italian footwear brand GAS is now available in the North Indian market.Suncorp Exim India, exclusive distributor of GAS in India, has launched the latest ... Read more...

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Now an event solely dedicated to footwear

March 7th, 2012 - 9:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) After so many fashion events focusing on apparels, the first edition of India Shoes and Accessories Forum 2012 (ISAF) will focus on footwear and leather accessories ... Read more...

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Mexico poised to restrict imports of Chinese footwear

September 8th, 2011 - 11:50 am ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Sep 8 (IANS/EFE) The Mexican government has said it will temporarily restrict the entry of Chinese footwear when it observes a "significant and sudden" increase in imports, part ... Read more...

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Celebrate Earth Day with footwear made of recycled tyres (With Images)

April 20th, 2011 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) With the world celebrating International Earth Day on Friday, leading manufactures and designers in the footwear industry are contributing with an intiative called "Soles with ... Read more...

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India to assist Sri Lanka’s footwear industry

March 6th, 2011 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, March 6 (IANS) India will provide assistance to Sri Lanka's footwear industry while talks are on to conclude a far-reaching economic pact, Commerce Minister Rishad Bathiudeen has said.Sri Lanka's ... Read more...

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Magic In Las Vegas

August 31st, 2010 - 6:00 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 31, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The largest fashion trade event in the world is undoubtedly MAGIC. The show recently displayed a big and powerful expansion along with the chief and best ... Read more...

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Garment exporters worried over US firm’s bankruptcy filing

November 4th, 2009 - 5:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Indian garment exporters, already reeling under a severe demand crunch in key markets, have expressed concern over the application for bankruptcy protection filed in the US by ... Read more...

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‘Most Indians don’t think of fashion when buying shoes’

February 27th, 2009 - 1:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Satyam's fallen head Ramalinga Raju owned a whopping 321 pairs of shoes, but most Indians are content with a few, which they choose for comfort and durability ... Read more...

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Indian footwear industry representatives trained in Italy

November 12th, 2008 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 12 (IANS) Eighteen representatives of India's footwear industry participated in a training programme held in Italy on footwear manufacturing techniques recently, a UN official said here.The interaction with the Italian ... Read more...

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Bata set up two world-class factories in Bihar

September 2nd, 2008 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 2 (IANS) Thomas Bata, the patriarch of the global shoe company who died in Toronto Monday, was passionate about India and even held the global board meeting of his ... Read more...

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Mayawati’s ‘booster shot’ for Agra’s dying shoe industry

April 19th, 2008 - 11:40 am ICT by admin
By Brij Khandelwal Agra, April 19 (IANS) A booster dose at the right time - that is how the footwear industry in Agra describes Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati's move to waive off ... Read more...

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Reliance to set footprint across India with global brands

April 9th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by admin
Bangalore, April 9 (IANS) Mukesh Ambani's Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) is set to make a mark in the footwear industry by retailing national and global brands across the country through a novel ... Read more...

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India’s industrial clusters can become quality good producers

March 28th, 2008 - 12:02 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) In the industrial clusters that dot India, skilled workers collaborate to produce a range of amazing products that are now drawing global attention. Researchers are exploring how ... Read more...

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Footwear brand Aokang to invest Rs.3 bn in India

March 25th, 2008 - 9:29 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Keen to cash in on the increasing fashion consciousness among youngsters, leading global footwear brand Aokang announced that it would invest Rs.3 billion ($75 million) in India ... Read more...

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Footwear industry in Agra thrives on child labour

December 23rd, 2007 - 8:19 pm ICT by admin
By Brajesh Kumar Singh Agra, Dec 22 (ANI): Despite laws banning child labour in India, children continue to work in footwear factories in Agra, one of the leading centres of footwear industry in ... Read more...

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