Shopping in Alicante and the manufacturing hubs around the Alicante province is a good deal as well as a way to discover the economic development of the region. Villa Balea is situated 20 minuter from the shoe town Elche. Other towns with shoe production are Elda and Villena.
Estimated one in four Spanish manufactured shoes are produced in municipality of Elche and many of the Spanish brands have shops within the municipality.
A must for shoe lovers is to visit the outlet area, not far away from the airport called “el Parque Empresarial .
Here you can find well known Spanish brands from Alicante:
Pikolinos , produced in Elche within the Parque Empreserial. You can buy from the shop, visit the museum and enjoy a guided tour around the factory.
Panama Jack, handmade sandals and boots.The company has its origins in Elche.
Martinelli, a brand that belongs to the Pikolino-group with headquarters and shop in the Parque Empresarial.
Mustang, a company that started back in 1967, with headquarter in Elche.
Pedro Miralles , started in 1959, with headquarters in Elche
Wonders, headquarter in Parque Empresarial
Kelfe , Sport shoes and sneakers with headquarter in Elche
Tips on a shopping route with 20 shops.
Salvador Artesano, has a big outlet shop not far from the city centre.