Kingpins arrives this week in NYC for its first denim trade show outside of Amsterdam but, as founder and CEO Andrew Olah reminds us, denim was adopted by the US a century ago so it’s fitting that it finally comes stateside. Sponsored by Rivet magazine, the opening summit’s focus this year, is “Transparency” […]

British menswear and accessories brand Simon Carter is to return to men’s trade show Pitti Uomo after seven years. In a statement, Simon Carter said that the return to Pitti Uomo was “part of a concerted effort” to build overseas distribution, looking to add to its existing stockists of: David Jones […]

INTERVIEW The third edition of premium resortwear show Splash is set to take place on 23 to 25 June in Paris, in custom-made tents on the right bank of the river Seine on the Port Des Champs Elysees. The show was established in 2016 by Claire Spencer-Churchill and Alexandra Lyles, the duo behind one […]

The eighth edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo (BDE) just drew to a close last week and received a good response from buyers, retailers and manufacturers alike. The two-day invitation-only fair, dedicated to promoting Bangladesh's denim industry, took place from 9th to 10th May as before at the International […]

Seventeen Scandinavian brands have been handpicked to showcase during menswear trade show Pitti Uomo as part of its ‘Scandinavian Manifesto’ project. Located in Arena Strozzi at the Fortezza da Basso during Pitti Uomo 94, the 17 brands range from emerging talents like Mfpen, Johannes Adele, Newline […]

London - The Bangladesh Denim Expo, one of the leading denim trade fairs in Asia, is set to open its doors today. Running from May 9 to 10 at the International Convention Centre in Dhaka, Bangladesh the event is set to welcome more than 14,000 visitors from more than 50 countries around the world. The […]

Following its February show, LondonEdge, fashion trade show for youth culture and lifestyle fashion has announced it is set to return to Business Design Centre in Islington for its upcoming show in September 2018. Running from September 2 to 3, the show's unique format brings together the best of alternative […]

The Womenswear in Nevada (WWIN) show just announced it will be launching to kick off trade show season. WWIN is allowing apparel retailers to preview fresh designs starting this August 13. Industry insiders can gather the Saturday before trade fair week in order to see the newest trends in fashion. […]

Kingpins Amsterdam marked its fifth anniversary this week, as the invite-only trade fair hosted a new lineup of innovative denim manufacturers. The occasion was celebrated with a series of events, parties, exhibitions, and seminars ranging from all facets of the denim industry. The two-day trade show […]

OVERVIEW In a rapidly changing industry, each fashion company is working out its own path in regards to transparency. Transparency, much like the word sustainability, is a key buzzword in the fashion industry at the moment. However, while most brands and retailers agree it is important to be transparent, […]