International Bags
and Fashion Accessories Show MOSPEL
15-17 January 2019 year
Moscow «Crocus Expo»
12-15 March 2019 year

12-15 March 2019

10-13 September 2019


From 8 to 11 of September 2015, in Moscow, at the International Exhibition Center “Crocus Expo” (Pav. 3, Halls 17 and 18) the 65th Jubilee International Exhibition of footwear, bags and accessories MOSSHOES and the 2nd International exhibition of bags and fashion accessories MOSPEL took place.                                                           

MOSSHOES in September is the biggest exhibition among all the four fairs held every year, and it is the most visited by all the footwear market operators. About 350 companies – leading footwear and leather product manufacturers and suppliers, took part in it. Among them there were 230 Russian companies, traditionally taking part in the fair and also, newcomers along with 120 foreign firms.

           In September the visitors of the exhibition had the opportunity to appreciate the participation and the product range offered by the footwear companies from Italy – members of two big consortia: CONSORZIO MULTIMARCHE and CONSORZIO ELPIDIENSE EXPORT. Among them: Redwood, Gianfranco Butteri, Marino Fabiani, Calzaturificio GNV, Renzoni Ilasio, La Repo, Giovanni Fabiani, Cherie, Nila&Nila, Calzaturificio London.                                                                                                                                                             

           There was a large exposition of footwear manufacturers from Spain with the participation of the following companies: XTI, Pikolinos, Kanna, Megumi Ochi, Plug, Wonders, Peperosa, Wanda Panda, Lodi & Gadea, Prezzemolo, Romax, Pimentos, To Be etc.

            The German pavilion was represented by thirteen big companies such as, Gabor and Rieker. The variety of new collections for summer-spring 2016 season prepared by Wortmann Company attracted big attention of the visitors. The representatives of HOGL Company observed the growing interest of retailers for the products by German and Austrian manufacturers.

                  The Aegean Association of Footwear Industry EGEAYSAD (Turkey) presented to the exhibition visitors the products by twelve leading Turkish manufacturers of children’s and adults’ shoes.

          The children’s footwear exposition was really large. It was participated by the following companies: Batticelli, Shagovita, Cherie, Keddo Teens, B-Step, Bagira, Buddy Dog, Bereginya, Besta, Vitaci Kids, Davlekanovskaya Factory, Demar, Zebra, Indigo Kids, Kapika, Kolibri, Kotofey, Crossway, Lel, Magnitogorsk Footwear Factory, Macfine, Kids, Mega, Mursu, Obuvprom, PK Zarya, SAI, Skazka, Sursil Orto, Tapibu, Technolux, Tico Tiflani, Tingo Shoes, Tom Shoes, Totto, Trien, Flamingo, Flois, Protetika, Minimen, S’Bargetto – Marmara, Ozdoku Yappy Walk, CAS, Perlina, Asics etc.

           The 2nd International exhibition of bags and fashion accessories MOSPEL took place along with MOSSHOES. New companies became its constant participants. For the first time at MOSPEL exhibition in September – the company Rossetti Difussion S.A., Spanish bags manufacturer, the company Newton (Russia) representing the brands Visconti (England), Ashwood (England), Jack's Square (Russia), Belmonte (Russia) and the company Ligopt (Russia). A meeting took place between the organizers of the exhibition, President of Russian Chamber of Commerce Committee for development of consumer market Alexander Borisov and the representatives of China Chamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Light Industrial Products and Arts-Crafts (CCCLA). A preliminary agreement was concluded during the meeting on cooperation in creation of the collective exposition of Chinese leather product manufacturers.                             

              A special division was organized in the framework of the 65th International Exhibition of footwear, bags and accessories MOSSHOES - “Orthopedic footwear”. The Expert Consulting center “Real orthopedic footwear” was organized, too. The opening ceremony of the center was assisted by the Vice-minister of industry and trade of the Russian Federation Mrs. Gulnaz Kadyrova. The activity of the Center is focused on the assistance to the substitution of import, building of the Russian market of orthopedic footwear according to the regulations existing in Russian Federation, development and enhancing of market mechanisms including the liquidation of illegal competition. The activity of the center included the events of the business program, the exposition of the national orthopedic products, consulting services for exhibitors and guests of the fair and also the orthopedic footwear salon for rehabilitation and diagnostics.                                                                                                                                           

              The activity of the center was assisted by the National center of disability problems, Moscow Prosthetic-orthopedic Enterprise, Federal Bureau of medical-social expertise, Ortmoda Company. The business program organized in the area of the center was participated by Roszdravnadzor, Rosstandard, All-Russian public organization “Delovaya Rossiya”, Russian Alliance of leather and footwear manufacturers, Consumers Alliance of the Russian Federation, Moscow State University of design and technology.                                                                                                                                                                    

            An important event in the activity of the center was the field meeting of the working group of the Ministry of industry and trade of the Russian Federation, dedicated to the problems of development of manufacture and of the market of orthopedic footwear. It was presided by deputy director of pharmaceutical and medical industry development department Dmitry Kolobov.

              Also, on the opening day, Vice-head of Ministry for industry and trade of the Russian Federation Mrs. Gulnaz Kadyrova examined the booths of the exhibitors of MOSSHOES fair and spoke to the manufacturers. While visiting the booths, Mrs. Gulnaz Kadyrova saw in particular, the products by a series of Russian manufacturers: Kotofey, PK Zarya, Zebra, Ederro, Analpa, Midisa etc. speaking to the vice-minister, the representatives of the National footwear industry stressed that they had aggregated to the process of the substitution of import, underlining that they count on quality increase and price drop for raw materials and consumables. A special discussion was dedicated to the stuff training in the branch.                                                                                                                                                                               

               The seminars within the business program were really popular with the visitors of the exhibition. Such topics as, “Techniques of sales: how to reduce the stock without losing the profit”, “How to attract and hold the customer in crisis”, “The role of composition in the store”, “Recommendations for purchase of commercial footwear models: Riskless trends for the SS 16 season” – were of real interest.

               The popularity of the Buyers’ program grows from one fair to the other: more and more retail networks from many regions of Russia declare the participation in the program, and its efficiency was confirmed by all the participants, both commercial networks and exhibitors.

                Everyone had an opportunity to taste the excellent champagne Albert D presented by the exhibition’s partner – Moscow Champagne House.

               All the participants of 65th Jubilee MOSSHOES exhibition received the honorary diplomas. The diplomas were also given to the partners of the fair: : The German Federal Association of the Footwear and Leather Goods Industry, Expotec gmbh, Ege Ayakkabı Sanayicileri Derneği, Izmir Chamber of Commerce, Consorzio Elpidiense Export, Consorzio Multimarche, National footwear Union of Russia, Public autonomous organization “National Center of disability problems”.

               In September the 65th International Exhibition of footwear, bags and accessories MOSSHOES was visited by 9400 experts from 400 cities of Russia, 27 CSI and far-abroad countries.

                See You at MOSSHOES exhibition in January.

18.09.2015 11:17