Manas closed 2003 with turnover up by over 15 percent and profits unchanged. At the end of last year the Italian footwear firm launched a €1.5 million investment program which will result in a new showroom and research center on the site of its headquarters in Montecosaro Scalo in the province of Macerata. The advertising campaign launched last year for its medium-high-fashion-oriented-range for women, Lea Foscati, will continue this year. The firm’s 3 other private labels are Sacht, which is a more sporty women’s collection, a trendy women's line called Design and Bea B for “pronto moda.”