Interview with KSIAD Chairwoman Ayfer Gümrük, “Today, we compete with global fashion”
KSIAD (Fur Industrialists and Businessmen Association) is a member of London-based International Fur Federation (IFF). IFF has 49 members from 38 co
Wednesday Talks with TLC Chairman Erdal Matraş “New Market, Iran”
After being subjected to international sanctions for years, Iran is now preparing to integrate itself to the global economy. The lifted sanctions al
“Young Tuesday Design Talks“ Starts With Hatice Gökçe
Istanbul Modern Art Museum brings designers and young creative minds under one roof with “Young Tuesday Design Talks.” Focusing on the various components that form the fashion industry...
Guarantee Fund For SME Exporters
Minister of Economy Nihat Zeybekci recently announced the way in which exporting small-to-medium sized enterprises (SME) will be covered under a guarantee fund for credits...
International Shoe Design Competition’s Application Deadline Announced
The second edition of Shoexpo’s International Shoe Design Competition recently announced its application deadline and this year’s theme.
Izmir Shows Ambition In Design
Izmir University of Economics (IEU) Vocational School’s Footwear Design and Production Program is set to make a meaningful impact on the leather industry...
KSIAD Chairwoman Ayfer Gümrük; “Leather And Fur Industry Still Faces Obstacles”
Fur Industrialists and Businessmen of Turkey Association (KSIAD) Chairwoman Ayfer Gümrük believes problems with Russia will come to an end soon.
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Preparations Continue for SHOEXPO İzmir
SHOEXPO Izmir prepares for its upcoming 40th edition on October 19 – 22. Held twice a year by IZFAŞ, the fair brings local and domestic footwear manufacturers
Premiére Vision Awards Turkish Tannery For Excellence
Three tanneries exhibiting at Premiére Vision Leather, the international trade show that targets the premium market, have been awarded prizes for their exceptional leathers presented at the September 2016 edition.
TLC And Leather Industrialists Of Turkey Association Chairman Erdal Matraş; Better Relations With Russia Will Revive The Sector
While Turkey’s economic advancement showed a considerable increase in the 2000s, by the beginning of 2010s, the country’s economy had become highly susceptible to country’s foreign politics.
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2nd Footwear Design Competition Awards Winners
Coordinated by the Ministry of Economy, and organized by the collaboration between Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TIM) and Istanbul Leather and Products Exporters’ Assembly (IDMIB)
Five Shoe Trends From London Fashion Week
As London Fashion Week recently came to an end, the footwear sector is quickly adapting to the new trends introduced at the event. Here are the hottest trends at the Fashion Week.
Turkish Design Wins In Spain
2012 Detay Leather Design Competition’s second runner up, Hazal Karaşah, recently won big at Spain’s Bilbao International Art& Fashion Awards. Karaşah became accessories category (Category B) winner with her “Neither Here Nor There” collection.