Sportswear company BasicNet SpA has signed a deal with design house Fendi to produce a range of Fendi-branded footwear.

The collection will be made by BasicNet's Superga unit.

Fendi belongs to French luxury goods group LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton

Italy-based BasicNet acquired Superga from Italian sport goods wholesaler Formula Sport Group at the start of 2004.