Fashion for Franck Herval : Breath of fresh air

18 May 2015

Les chamanes, owner of Nature Bijoux, took over the Franck Herval label four years ago. Four years during which the new team has been attentive to customers in order to refine the position and work on collections…Franck Herval’s new identity was developed, confirmed. An inside view from Manuelle Bergé, Managing Artistic Director for the label. […]


Leathergoods: Restocking has a new meaning In an era of sampling

6 May 2015

The race for novelty products is just one step away from restocking and an increasing number of multi-brand shops have made the switch. While cash flow diminishes, the very definition of restocking is changing. Labels are aware of the problems and new purchase constraints that their retailers are facing so they have simplified the logistics […]


Freitag unusual strategy for leather goods

2 April 2015

Pioneer in leather goods made from recycled materials, Freitag expands. Still headquartered in Zurich, the company sets its sights on export…France is number one on the list.   Freitag is to leather goods what Swiss knives are to table arts: a must. In twenty years, the Swiss label has earned the little as being THE […]


Trends for Fall-Winter 2015 leather goods : First glimpse

22 March 2015

Our mission: decode upcoming fall/winter 2015 collection. Highlight novelties. Define emerging trends. Provide definite examples. In short, try to guide you in your quest for fashion products with an “It” parade of trends that will update, surprise and very likely, attract you and customers alike. Announcing fashion trends is like predicting the future or writing […]


L’Aiglon: A house in full renewal

11 March 2015

Leather goods launch, restructuration of licenses, expanded distribution and nomination of an artistic director…The company, initially specialized in belts, is in full renewal. History of l’Aiglon Dominique Vigin bought the L’Aiglon Company in 1987, and it holds several licenses. The company has a rich history with a future that will be based on many new […]


Costume jewelers expand their offer to leather goods

5 February 2015

Confronted with a nearly numb economy, costume jewelers and leather goods seem to go well together in the same point of sale. For some retailers, the two fashion sectors have even become inseparable. Why this combination and what are the keys to its success? “Costume jewelry specialists are working in a very fragile environment where […]


Brazil: the other bags country

12 January 2015

Beyond production based on quality, and not only the attraction of low-cost savoir-faire, Brazil offers a real source of creativity.   Whatever its degree of modernity, Brazilian bags design retains a strong, artisanal character. Coloured leather, exotic skins, and textiles cut into strips and worked into complex weaves, evoking the country’s status as a melting pot. […]