SOURCE: Italian Trade Commission

August 30, 2007 14:12 ET

A Special Exhibition of Italian Shoes in Bryant Park

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - August 30, 2007) - The Italian Trade Commission in collaboration with A.N.C.I., the National Association of Italian Footwear Manufacturers, will showcase the creativity, flair, sophistication and exquisite craftsmanship and style of "Made in Italy" shoe design and production. The exhibition "I LOVE ITALIAN SHOES" will be in view during New York's Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week, from September 5th to September 12th in Bryant Park.

ICE, the Italian Institute for Foreign Trade, is the Italian government agency entrusted with the development, facilitation and promotion of trade between Italy and other countries in the world. Its mission is to support the internationalization of Italian firms and their consolidation in foreign markets.

"Made in Italy footwear sits at the top of the pyramid. Our designers and manufacturers, season after season, continue to reinvent themselves. They set new standards in design and push innovation one step further," said Aniello Musella, Italian Trade Commissioner and Executive Director for USA, headquartered in New York. "They have gained respect and appreciation worldwide," he adds.

A private viewing for press members and retailers will be held on Saturday, September 8th at 11 am.

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