A total of 1,464 exhibitors from 40 different countries will present their Spring/Summer 2018 collections at Expo Riva Schuh over a net exhibition area of 32,290 sq m. The South African Leather Export Council and a new collective of South African exhibitors are participating at Expo Riva Schuh for the first time. Other new collectives include Russia, with some companies from Saint Petersburg and Bulgaria, who will join the existing collectives of China, India, Brazil, Portugal, Spain, Indonesia, Pakistan, Hong Kong, Tunisia and Turkey.

The 88th edition of Expo Riva Schuh will open with a talk titled “New strategies for footwear distribution: heading for omni-channel retailing,” on Saturday, June 10 at 11am in the Conference Room of the exhibition centre.