Jean-François Denorus has left the French shoe industry association (FFC) after 10 years as its export development manager. His functions are being taken over by Browne de Kilmaine, who has been strongly involved recently in the organization of trade missions to various Asian countries. Denorus is considering various options to help French companies to develop their presence abroad and to help foreign firms to penetrate the French market (cell phone: 33 608 979 267).