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Shoes and Accessories|February 21
The current situation has taught us a lesson that a crisis can come in any shape and at any time, and if one is not prepared in advance will face dire consequences. The digital medium has shaped the buying preference of consumers.
Harkirat Singh, Managing Director Aero Club (The Maker of Woodland & Woods)

Strategy amid pandemic

The outbreak of COVID-19 has already changed the way businesses (across sectors) function. Every industry has been hit hard especially the non-essential ones in which we fall and thus, the demand certainly fell like anything in those though / lock-down times. Retailers and department stores were closed during the pandemic and thus, revenue from physical stores came to a halt.

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The Collection is inspired by the modern ‘witch’ of today who is independent, powerful, fearless and unafraid of what the society perceives of her. Her ‘magic’ lies within her and through this range Hidesign hopes to change the narrative of who a witch is today. The range also celebrates the special connect witches have always been perceived to have with nature.

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A while after Dolce & Gabbana’s show in Shanghai was called off amid backlash in China over the Italian brand’s ad campaign videos posted on Weibo, Diet Prada’s founders say they are fighting back against a defamation suit that the Italian brand had filed against them in the wake of the furor.

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Christian Louboutin Sells $642 Million Stake to Ferrari Owner Exor

Exor, an Agnelli family holding, is to invest 541 million euros (or $642 million at current exchange) in Christian Louboutin to become a 24% shareholder in the Paris-based maker of red-soled shoes.

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Despite the pandemic, Milan Fashion Week continued its tradition of showcasing some of the boldest shoes on the runway and in presentations for the fall ’21 season. Even as most shows were broadcast to editors, buyers and spectators virtually, both the ready-to-wear and footwear for the season ahead caught the fashion world’s attention. PVC-covered sneakers from Dolce & Gabanna and bulbous platforms by Prada, to underscore some, were just some of the craziest shoes offered for fall.

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Nike Inc. has named a new head for its North America business, as well as made changes to its senior leadership team, following the sneaker resale saga that dominated headlines last week.

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FAFM hosted the Agra Footwear Manufacturers & Exporters chambers (AFMEC) and Agra Shoe Federation (ASF) on March 10, 2021. The meeting provided new networking opportunities and learning experiences, adding tremendous value to association members.

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The easy going and stylish footwear that’s perfect for the season of all things breezy.

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Keeping with the brand’s key focus to offer innovation, consumer centricity and brand familiarization in street style, the adidas Originals new store launch at Elante Mall in Chandigarh witnessed unmatched energy and enthusiasm as excited consumers and shoppers visited the new hood to shop the latest drops from their favourite brand.

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