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BFSHOW releases list with more than 100 confirmed brands

Four months after its first edition, the Brazilian Footwear Show - BFSHOW, footwear fair held by the Brazilian Footwear Industries Association (Abicalçados) in partnership with NürnbergMesse Brasil, has more than 100 of the main brands in the sector confirmed for the November 21st to 23rd edition, at the FIERGS Exhibition & Convention Centre, in Porto Alegre/RS. The information comes days after the Abicalçados' announcement about the revision of the growth projection for 2023, which went from 1.7% to 2.1%, which means more than 865 million pairs produced. 

The CEO of Abicalçados, Haroldo Ferreira, points out that the more than 100 confirmed brands already occupy more than 90% of the spaces available for exhibition. “They are companies of all segments, sizes and footwear local productive arrangements, which demonstrates the unity of the sector in favor of BFSHOW”, comments the director, stressing that most of the companies will be exclusively at BFSHOW. According to him, the footwear industry, in general, adhered to the idea of having an event focused on business, transparent, and that, above all, reverts dividends in favor of the sector development into commercial promotion, image and training projects. ”Not only is the industry optimistic about the results, but it is united in favour of what is best for the business, " he adds. 

NürnbergMesse Brasil, a promoter company linked to the German group NürnbergMesse, reports the estimate of a total of more than 150 brands, which will fully occupy the 12 thousand square meters of the FIERGS Exhibition & Convention Centre. The promoter's projection is that more than 10 thousand people will visit the event, some of them foreigners. "Abicalçados, through the support of the Brazilian Export and Investment Promotion Agency (ApexBrasil), works to bring more than a hundred international buyers from all continents. They are being nominated by the exhibitors themselves and being selected according to business and spreading potential”, says the CEO of NürnbergMesse Brasil, João Paulo Picolo. 

The brands ADG Export, Adrun, Ma Belle Calçados, Anatomic Gel, Andacco, Batatinha, BTA, Bebecê, b/green, Bibi, Boaonda, Bottero, Byara, Camin, Carrano, Cravo & Canela, Crômic, D Capri, Dakota, Kolosh, Mississipi, Tanara, Campesí, Pink Cats, Kolway, Democrata, Di Valentini, Improviso, Mormaii, Dilly Sports, West Coast, Ferracini 24h, Freeway, Gogowear Calçados, Guilhermina, Itapuã, New Face, JM Shoes, Kidy, K360, Minecraft, Corinthians, Klin, Levecomfort, Leveterapia, Sua Cia, Mini sua Cia, Lynd, Macboot Calçados, Ortopasso, Pampili, Pampili Mini, Tweenie, Calçados Pegada, PG4, Piccadilly, Pimpolho, Colorê, Plugt, Ramarim, Comfortflex, Randall, Savelli, SVL Footwear, Scatamacchia, Star Flex, Stir Calçados, Strike, Aramis, Coca-cola Shoes, Colcci, Diversão Calçados, Forum, Hurley, Street, Redley, Kenner, Rainha, Topper, Usaflex, Via Marte, Via Uno, Villarosa, Villione, Vizzia, Mac Colors, Macarena, Delta Sport, Léo Kids, Vizzia Kids, Léo Baby, Bia Baby, Vulcabras - apresentando as tecnologias Mizuno, Olympikus e Under Armour -, Walk Way, Wirth, World Colors, LPS, Hello Kitty, Alex Senne, Classe Couro, Djean, U Frog, Ortopé, Zetti Bolsas and Viccini are confirmed in the first edition of BFSHOW. 

About the organizers 

NürnbergMesse Brasil is a subsidiary of the NürnbergMesse Group, one of the 15 largest fair organizers in the world. The group’s portfolio includes more than 120 international fairs and congresses (14 of them in Brazil) and more than 40 pavilions. Every year, more than 30,000 expositors and more than 1,5 million visitors meet in events hosted by NürnbergMesse, which also has subsidiaries in China, United States, Brazil, Greece, Italy, and India, The group also established a network with sone 50 representatives operating in more than 116 countries. 

About Abicalçados 

Abicalçados represents the Brazilian footwear industry, fifth largest in the world and the largest in the Western Hemisphere. Founded in 1983, Abicalçados is based in Novo Hamburgo, state of Rio Grande do Sul, and its members are companies of all sizes accounting for more than 65 percent of the footwear produced in the country. The entity represents an industry that employs more than 300,000 people. Its mission is to represent, defend, develop, and promote Brazil’s footwear industry with respect, excellency, and results. 

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PICCADILLY

Present in the market for over 68 years, PICCADILLY is one of the largest companies in Brazil in the women's footwear sector, with products available in over 21 thousand points of sale in Brazil and worldwide, including multi-brand stores, franchises, licensed, and exclusive stores. With 32 thousand pairs of shoes produced per day and 8 million per year, the company aims to empower women in their journey by offering comfortable footwear and initiatives that support women as mothers, professionals, and fulfilled human beings.

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Freeway

Producing footwear that combines tradition and technology, uniting comfort, durability, and design, that's our mission! At Freeway, the quest for excellence never stops! We bring together the best materials through the best processes, founded on concern for our environment and the people who have helped build this story. That's what drives us, the relentless pursuit of the ideal path. A journey that always begins with the same step, the first one!

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ANATOMIC GEL

Anatomic Gel Footwear: Comfort and style for men of all tastes. Founded in 1996, Anatomic Gel is a family-owned company from Franca, São Paulo's interior, offering comfortable and stylish footwear to men for over 25 years.
Our mission is to provide men with complete well-being through footwear that is comfortable, durable, and matches their lifestyle. To achieve this, we work with high-quality materials and innovative technologies.
Our portfolio includes a wide variety of models to meet all tastes and needs. We have shoes for everyday wear, for work, for special events, and for sports.
We are always available to answer questions and help our customers find the perfect footwear.
Anatomic Gel is the right choice for men seeking comfort, style, and quality.

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VULCABRAS

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Vulcabras is a Global Sportech company that combines sports and technology to achieve high performance. The unique and fully verticalized business model, from end to end, integrates brand management with footwear Research & Development carried out at its Research and Development Center in Parobé, RS, the largest in the sector in Latin America. It includes an Industry 4.0 setup with cutting-edge technology, robotic and automated processes with AI, and Market Intelligence based on data to create value for its retail customers, the company's own channels, and end consumers. With this model, the company generates a significant advantage for its sports brands: Olympikus, its own brand, Mizuno, and Under Armour, its licensed brands, bringing a competitive edge to each of them to compete in the sports market by offering products marked by innovation and technologies that are 100% made in Brazil for each brand's consumer profile. This is complemented by a marketing strategy that engages with each brand's audience in a differentiated way to further accelerate sales.

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Olympikus

Olympikus is the largest sports brand in Brazil and, since 1975, has been building a long-standing relationship with Brazilian sports through solid and lasting actions. The brand believes in and invests in sports, seeking innovation and high performance through its Development and Technology Center. Today, it is present throughout South America and in more than 19 thousand points of sale in Brazil.

Mizuno

A Japanese multinational with over 114 years of history, Mizuno offers athletes the most advanced technology, providing a complete line of products in various sports. In Brazil, the brand focuses on the performance running category and has been expanding its presence in both football boots and sportstyle.

Under Armour

Under Armour, headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, is a global brand founded in 1996, a leader in innovation and the creation of sportswear, footwear, and accessories. Designed to make all athletes better, the brand's innovative products are sold worldwide to consumers with active lifestyles. In Brazil, it began to be operated by Vulcabras in 2018.

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RANDALL

For three decades, the Randall footwear brand has been a benchmark in the market, standing out for its unwavering quality, exceptional durability, and unparalleled comfort in every pair produced. Our commitment goes beyond fashion; it is a lasting experience for the feet that spans generations.

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LYND

LYND is a Brazilian company based in Minas Gerais that designs, develops, manufactures, and distributes sports footwear throughout the domestic market and exports to over 15 countries. It has a manufacturing facility of 16,000 square meters with a production capacity of 200,000 pairs of shoes per month. Committed to sustainability, it has a photovoltaic plant that covers 95% of its monthly energy demand and reduces 23.6 tons of CO2 annually. LYND believes in design as a transformative force. Their sports products offer performance, comfort, and aesthetics, divided into the CLOUD - Comfort, RELOAD - Versatility, and SPEED - Speed lines. We aim to encourage people to practice, exercise, and face challenges with confidence in the power of sports in everyone's life. LYND. Life is a sport. Practice to the fullest!

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GUILHERMINA

The desire to produce high-quality footwear for sophisticated women has always been one of the main inspirations for the brand. With exclusive design and a strong focus on comfort, the brand develops collections based on fashion trends combined with their iconic and timeless models.

The name Guilhermina is a tribute to the founder's grandmother, born in 1892, a woman with strong personality traits who mastered the art of cutting and sewing.

With exclusive design and premium materials, the creations are under the creative direction of the visual artist Natália Hübner Simon, who pours her love for what she does into every detail.

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STAR FLEX

Star flex sneakers, comfortable and versatile, are indicated for casual wear and everyday activities. Being made from durable materials such as fabrics and synthetics, they offer cushioning and flexibility, and are available in a wide variety of styles and colors to suit your personal taste. In addition to being easy to put on, they can be combined with a wide range of styles, making them an excellent option for everyday wear.

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BOTTERO

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