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Keep up to date with the shoe repair trade with Cutting Edge, the no.1 trade magazine.

Cutting Edge is a Quarterly publication which is available FREE to anyone involved in the shoe repair trade or who is just interested in finding out more about it… For your copy simply go to the Contact page and send us your details so that you can look forward to receiving your magazine by post to your work or home address.

The latest news, views & interviews from the shoe repair trade

Every issue is full of news about the latest products as well as insights into the background and history of the companies that supply the trade. You will also find stories from and about the people involved in the Trade, from suppliers to independent shoe repairers and makers. We aim to include repairers’ success stories and in every issue a personality from the Trade steps into our ‘Spotlight’ feature to tell us what has brought them into the trade, and some of what they get up to outside of their work !

Advertise in the magazine & you could get free publicity on this exclusive website !

Many of the big name suppliers ( and several smaller ones too ! ) regularly showcase what they have to offer the trade by advertising and by sending us information about their newest products and latest deals. If your company isn’t already being featured get in touch… Simply by using the Contact Page to send us an email or for even quicker results phone us on +44(0)113 225 1546 to find out everything you need to know about ad rates, artwork specifications and those all-important deadline dates.

It’s so easy for your customers to find your company website via the direct links on the ‘Featured Suppliers’ page

When you advertise with a full page in the printed magazine you now have the opportunity to be featured on the Cutting Edge website too, and you can even have a link from your advert to your own company website.

Just click on any of the links beside the ads to see how simple it is for your customers to reach you !

TO GET YOUR OWN COPY OF THE No.1 MAGAZINE FOR THE SHOE REPAIR TRADE  FOR FREE  4 TIMES A YEAR just go to the ‘Contacts’ page & send us your address details.

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We hope that you like this taster of Cutting Edge magazine. It is just a small sample of the type of news, views and interviews that can be found in the Number 1 Trade magazine for today’s Shoe Repairers.

Cutting Edge is published and distributed free of charge to a mailing list of over 4000 individuals in the in the shoe repair trade 4 times a year in March, June, September & December.

To find out how you and your company can be featured in the magazine and for advertising rates, etc., or to subscribe to the FREE mailing list please send us a message using the form below and we will get back to you ASAP. Thank you


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