Founded in 1978 and sold in over 30 countries worldwide, bussola is a balanced play of tradition and evolution.
Traditional shoe making techniques allow us to make no comprises between quality, durability and design. With the addition of new materials and technologies, we are able to add the qualities of comfort and wearability to strong, ready to wear boots and shoes.
Caring for the Environment
Mindful of its place in our beautiful world, we adopt environmentally friendly materials to provide you with fashionable and eco-friendly shoes
A wide range of environmentally friendly materials have been chosen to reduce impact on the environment, including recycled PET inside the shoesand recycled leather and wood on the heels.
We choose the cotton from environmentally-friendly farming. Cotton fields must have been fallow for at least three years, and have stopped the use of chemical fertilizers, pesticides or defoliants. No fungicides may be used on the cotton seeds, using natural farming methods to keep bugs away. The cotton production process also does not use chemicals which may cause environmental pollution.
Caring for the Employees
The work environment is certified by the BSCI (Business Social Compliance Initiative), and meets ILO (International Labour Organization) standards, as well as other important international regulations and the Charter of the United Nations. We are also ISO certified (ISO9001:2008). We aim to continue to improve the environment in the workplace.