INNUS Korea, Co., Ltd. will participate in the 2017 Busan International Shoe Show (Hereinafter referred to as, "BISS 2017") held at BEXCO in Busan from Thursday, November 2, 2017 through Saturday, November 4, 2017, to exhibit the environment-friendly assembled shoes, "KI Ecobe."
Concerned about the laborers exposed to harmful work environments due to use of chemical adhesives, this company, to improve the situation, invented and released the assembled kind of shoes, KI ecobe in which person-oriented value and environment-friendliness are embodied. It was released in last July on the U.S. Crowd Funding platform, Kickstarter, and resulted in reaping 223% of the originally targeted fund amount (66,903$ reaped).
Unlike the usual shoes, portions of KI ecobe shoes can be replaced, reused and recycled. Also, the customers can customize the shoes by choosing the color and materials thereof accommodating their own tastes and flavor in fashion. Further, this product is convenient and practical as it can be worn in adjustment as everyday shoes or indoor shoes, and in accommodation of the four seasons. It also have the value of sustainment which reduces the resources waste and environment pollution caused by what is called fast fashion.
The world's top 3 design competitions, i.e., REDDOT, IF, and IDEA, all awarded prizes on this product proving its value. A limited amount of KI ecobes are planned to be sold at the BISS 2017 in a special event commemorating the success in Crowd Funding Kickstarter.
Meanwhile, BISS is Korea's only one Shoe Exhibition, which a lot of various global shoes brand, overseas buyer, and Korea's distribution MD participates. It holds the conference by inviting 150 shoes distribution MD of 70 overseas shoes real buyer such as Europe, United States, China, Japan, and Southeast Asia, as well as Korea's large department sore, mart, and online shopping mall. In particular, it is receiving attraction due to large booth line-up, and as the most overseas shoes companies participated.