Expo Riva Schuh

Italy , Riva Del Garda

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Covid-19 Update

Expo Riva Schuh 2022 will be held between 15.01.2022 and 18.01.2022. The event will take place in Riva del Garda, Italy, as a live exhibition. The hosting venue will be equipped with strict Covid-19 prevention measures. The implemented safeguards will include mandatory mask-wearing and the 3G entry policy. At all times, participants must uphold a social distance of 1.5 meters. They must also present papers such as negative test results before accessing the venue. Due to the implemented travel restrictions, such documents must also be provided when arriving in Italy.

A Brief Overview of Expo Riva Schuh

Expo Riva Schuh is a leading international trade fair that presents emerging trends in the shoe industry and debuts the latest footwear collections from fledgling and established brands. There’s no other meeting point for buyers, sellers and distributors quite like it and who can say no to a trip to the always sunny Riva Del Garda. You will discover an enthusiastic and appreciative audience with generous spending budgets.

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Why Your Visit Is Worth It

You enjoy easy access to European markets and more when you head to Expo Riva Schuh – the international trade fair also gives you options as it’s held twice a year. You’ll get an excellent opportunity to return home with sales leads and direct orders, because there are:

  • 1400+ international exhibitors from 37 countries;
  • 13,000+ international visitors;
  • 34,500+ square metres of exhibition space in use;
  • 13 pavilions.

Industry Relevance

Expo Riva Schuh dates back to the start of the 1970s as the very first edition of the event was held at Riva del Garda, Italy in 1974. Because shoes are a seasonal item, the trade fair takes place twice a year and right now the event is at its 92nd edition. With so many successful editions under its belt, it’s no surprise that Expo Riva Schuh has climbed to the top as the chief market for footwear in Europe, though there is a strong interest from retailers and buyers from outside Europe. Another reason why you should consider attending this event above all else is the fact that it sits first in the industry calendar, giving you the element of surprise when you present a collection!

Who Are You Going to Meet?

To understand just how international Expo Riva Schuh is we have to look at the data – out of the 1455 exhibitors to showcase last edition, only 287 were of Italian origin. This means that most collections came from abroad. Although European manufacturers were present, the event tends to be dominated by India, China, and Brazil. All three countries are distinct as powerhouses in shoe manufacturing. Exhibitors can be summed in the following categories – manufacturing suppliers, agents, importers and exporters, and direct manufacturers. Visitors come from Italy, Greece, Spain and Poland, if we’re talking about Europe. Other regions include United States, Canada, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Past editions

Expo Riva Schuh 2022

15.01.2022 - 18.01.2022

Expo Riva Schuh

Edition was held digital to prevent the fast spread of COVID-19.

Edition was held digital to prevent the fast spread of COVID-19.

Cancelled because of COVID 19


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