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16 March 2023
The circular economy and recycling footwear
Shahin Rahimifard, SMART (Centre for Sustainable Manufacturing and Recycle Technologies)
09 March 2023
Green Shoes 4.0
Maria José Ferreira and Green Shoes 4.0 consortium
02 March 2023
Comfortable high heels
Women have always favoured high heels for a number of reasons. As they are usually smaller in stature than men, high heels make them taller and this makes them feel more confident and empowered.
23 February 2023
From one crisis to another
2022 was supposed to be the year of ‘lift off’ after the 2021 partial bounce back from covid and a general reaching of pre-covid levels of production and consumption.
12 January 2023
Back to business
Founder of Brazilian footwear group Beira Rio, Roberto Argenta, ran for election as governor of the state of Rio Grande do Sul in October. His bid to hold high office fell short, meaning he can turn his...
04 January 2023
The ongoing problem of sizing
It has been reported that a recent study in South Africa found that school shoes currently available at retail were not suitable for the habitually barefoot population studied.
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