Alcantara, the Italian-made luxury material used to outfit the interiors of the world's most prestigious cars, was featured on a wide variety of new vehicles at this year's Los Angeles Auto Show.   Lamborghini, Porsche and Audi were among the many import car makers who dressed their new-car interiors with Alcantara, while Dodge and Lincoln w...

by James Mackenzie and Alison Williams   Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi backed the planned free trade deal between the European Union and the United States, saying on Friday it would be an "own goal" to let the opportunity for an agreement slip.   According to some estimates, the proposed Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partne...

Missione Usa per Illy. Il gruppo triestino dell’espresso si è lasciato la crisi alle spalle e scommette sulla ripresa dei consumi Oltreoceano e sull’ampliamento della sua rete internazionale di coffee shop.   «Nel 2014 siamo cresciuti oltre il 5% – spiega il presidente e amministratore delegato di Illycaffè, Andrea Illy – principalmente...

Brand Portal si è aggiudicata la gara per la comunicazione negli Stati Uniti della più grande campagna mai effettuata a supporto del Made in Italy agroalimentare. La campagna promozionale è realizzata dall'Agenzia ICE per conto del Ministero dello Sviluppo Economico in collaborazione con il Ministero delle Politiche Agricole e Forestali.   I...

Sfila NYC and The Region of Sicily in cooperation with The European Union present "Made In Italy," an exclusive Bridal Week Fashion Show featuring Italy's finest emerging designers. After having hit the runways in Milan and Paris, Sfila NYC is honored to debut these luxury bridal collections for the first time in New York City. "Made In Italy" wil...

Con il riconoscimento della Indicazione geografica protetta alla Piadina romagnola e alla Salama da sugo l'Italia consolida la sua leadership europea nel campo delle produzioni agroalimentari tutelate dall'Unione europea, salendo a quota 268 e distaccando la Francia e la Spagna, che ne hanno 217 e 179.   È quanto afferma la Coldiretti in occ...

  WTI Magazine #56    2015 March, 20Author : Italia.it      Translation by:   All the colors of the Amalfi Coast, the sea's deep deep blue, the striking green forests and the golden orange of the citrus groves seem to meet up in Vietri, particularly in the glazes and decorations of this gorgeous Campanian town's beautiful ceramics, produced sinc...

October 17, 10:30 am — 12:00 pm, Westchester Italian Cultural Center - 24 Depot Square - Tuckahoe, New York.    The history of glass-making in Venice is almost as old as the city itself. The Island of Murano, just a 10 minute boat ride off the coast of Venice, is home to this world famous glass. Here for over 700 yea...

After the success in London and Milano, FederlegnoArredo, the Italian Federation of wood, cork, furniture and furnishing industries, comes to New York with "Kitchen, Soul, Design: L'Italia che Vive", to showcase the excellence of the "Italian Kitchen" and affirms its position worldwide as a key element of the Made in Italy. The 12 month-long tour,...

Brioni is getting bigger in its biggest market. The Italian suit maker opened a store at the South Coast Plaza shopping center in June, according to WWD and chief executive officer Francesco Pesci reemphasized that the brand's growth plan includes more retail locations in the U.S., sales diversification — with non-tailored menswear, leather goods a...