L’immagine estera dell’Italia rappresenta uno dei principali driver della riconoscibilità e del vantaggio competitivo del Made in Italy sui mercati esteri. Questo articolo riporta alcuni risultati di uno studio condotto dal Centro di ricerca sul Made in Italy (MADEINT) dell’Università degli Studi Internazionali di Roma su un campione di 4.550 consu...

Ai lettori de La Voce di New York nomi come Fashion Institute of Technology ed Eugenia Paulicellinon risultano affatto nuovi. L’FIT — eff ai ti, la pronuncia corretta per noi italiani all’estero — è un college SUNY rinomato tanto qui quanto all’estero, la cui offerta accademica include, e al contempo trascende, moda e tecnologia, abbracciando arte,...

Chicagoans are the most adventurous coffee lovers in the country, according to Italian coffeemaker Lavazza's inaugural U.S. Coffee Consumption Survey. They are more likely to sip coffee cocktails, slather their half-smokes with espresso barbecue sauce, or slurp a caffeinated chowder than coffee drinkers in New York, L.A., Dallas, and Boston. "Coffe...

Fine tailoring, fine leather, fine wine, fine interiors…. Italian uber luxury brand Stefano Ricci — founded in 1980 by the eponymous designer — is all about the finer things of life, handcrafted to perfection. Niccolo Ricci, the CEO of the label, takes t2 through the journey of the brand and tells us why the world loves all things Italian. Some of...

Italian architect and interior designer Piero Lissoni has designed the interiors for hotels, restaurants and yachts, most notably, the new Sanlorenzo SX88 motor yacht. His projects span the world, including Miami, Milan, Tokyo, Amsterdam and Shanghai. He was commissioned to design the hotel rooms, individual residences, front entrance, the lobby lo...

Sicilian granita has rougher consistency than gelato, is entirely free from air and has a sugar content of about 30%. It is made of water, fruit juices or syrups. On the Siracusa coast, it’s semi-liquid, whereas on the opposite side of the region both its texture and name change: it becomes cremolata. The typical syrups used to make granita Sicilia...

Negri Bossi North America is ditching its previously announced plans to construct a 36,000-square-foot building in Plymouth Township, Mich., for its new North American headquarters in favor of moving into a leased building in neighboring Canton, Mich. The Italian injection molding machinery maker, a subsidiary of Milan-based Negri Bossi SpA, said i...

Ad oltre un secolo dalle prime migrazioni italiane verso gli Stati Uniti, la comunità italo americana è tra le più rappresentative ed attive degli Usa, in ogni campo, dalla politica all'economia, passando per l'arte. Tanto che a New York, città che nel corso dei decenni ha avuto ben tre sindaci di origine italiana (Fiorello La Guardia, Rudolph Giul...

Lambrusco’s second life. After opening the world markets to Italian wines and years of struggles at bay, we have now been witnessing the rebirth of Lambrusco for some seasons, which has become synonymous with fizzy red wine – or rosé, everywhere. It cannot go unnoticed, however, that Lambrusco has many different identities. The homelands of Lambrus...

The Italian startup Clairy continues to raise funds for its second successful Kickstarter campaign for the smart indoor air purifier NATEDE. NATEDE has already raised €500,000 during the first half of its Kickstarter campaign, which ends on June 1st. Until then, anyone anywhere in the world will be able to join the campaign and pre-order this natur...