May 20, 2020
This week’s issue is dedicated to the worship of devotional images and objects; these symbols of faith and devotion have a very ancient history and still today, you can find them in the houses of many worshipers. Once again, we will discover the roots, the evolution throughout the years and the features of devotional articles with a special focus on the main sector players: Italian manufacturers.
Apr 28, 2020
Italy has always been a world leader in the production of church pews, altars, pulpits and furnishings made to decorate and embellish places of worship in many catholic countries. Liturgical objects like sacred vessels, vestments (for the altar and for the celebrant) and the so-called ‘consumable products for liturgy’, like candles, incense, hosts and wine for the mass are part of the production. This article will focus on the origins of the production, the major exporting countries and the views of some leader manufacturers about the current situation and their forecast for the future.
Apr 15, 2020
This special article is dedicated to productive districts of the sacred articles chain; it illustrates the data of the Sacred Statuary sector and reports how the companies are facing the current situation and which will be the main recovery goals to achieve once the emergency will be over.
Apr 1, 2020
The article of this week tells about the commitment and sense of initiative of a group of companies that have understood the importance of working as a team. In these lines, you can find a testimony on how to approach constantly evolving markets, both in Italy and abroad, by combining different expertise and professionalisms.
Mar 25, 2020
This article on the different districts of sacred articles supply line focuses on devotional jewelry, a product category which will be on display, among many others, at next edition of koinè 2020. We start from a historical outline on the origins of religious jewels and their symbology and we end with the testimony of one of koinè exhibitors. In these lines, they tell how the companies of devotional jewerly sector are facing the current predicament and which are the strategies to carry out for a complete economic recovery.