MIPEL HIGHLIGHTS ON MARKET NEEDS

4 LEATHER GOODS SELECTION CRITERIA LOOKING AT INTERNATIONAL BUYERS REQUESTS

A way to be responsible to people, to environment and heritage.

Mipel highlights a selection of Italian leather goods brands paying attention to the needs of international retailers.

During the pandemic, new retail scenarios emerged, highlighting the major assets of which the Italian leather goods industry is rich.

WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS IN LEATHER GOODS​

Creativity, team building and determination.
A generation of women, daughters, mothers and sisters, who have continued the family business by bringing a new creative energy, with an international vision and a spirit of team work.

FOCUS ON: Carla Ripani for Ripani, Caterina Lucchi and Sofia Campomaggi for Caterina Lucchi, Claudia Sequi for Claudia Firenze, Elisabetta Armellin for V°73, Federica Terrida for Terrida, Mara Visonà for Plinio Visonà, Monica Chiozzi for Afhra, Valentina Amidei for Silvano Biagini.

SLOW MANUFACTURING

The value of time on leather goods for a long-lasting product.
The passing of time that doesn’t reduce the value but increases it.
The slowness of creating a product.
The importance of the hands that make your dreams come true.
They create and shape.
The philosophy of caring means paying attention to materials traceability, the making of details and the timeless life of a product.

FOCUS ON: Bonfanti, Campomaggi, Capaf, Falorni Italia, Leu Locati & Daniele Amato, Peroni Firenze, Sapaf Atelier 1954.

TRAVEL GOODS TECHNOLOGY

The key to Italian brands.
Technology as a driver of recovery for the travel goods industry.
Luggage becomes light, for a new leisure time.
Synergy between different environments, from air travel to short distance car travel. The concept of “Light week-end”.

FOCUS ON: Bric’s, Valigeria Roncato.

CRAFTSMANSHIP ELEVATED INDUSTRY

Beyond luxury craftsmanship within a new industrial framework.
Italian leather goods manufacture manages the processes with an artisanal making towards an industrial intelligence.

FOCUS ON: Colonnelli 2.0, Gistudio, Tivoli Group.