The 45th edition of Munich Fabric Start, which ended on 6th September, presented the trends for the fall/winter 2019/20 season. The conclusion: a new record number of exhibitors and the biggest Bluezone ever. In addition to fabric trends, sustainability and digitisation played an increasingly important […]

In the world of fashion Hong Kong played, for the most part, a role centered on the production and sourcing of garments. Yet as manufacturing continues to shift south, the city hopes to nurture local design talent by backing fashion fairs like Centrestage that took place from September 5 to 8. Walking […]

UPDATE “Annual watch fairs, as they exist today, no longer make much sense. This does not mean that they should disappear. But it is necessary that they reinvent themselves”. With this harsh comment, Swatch Group, one of the world’s largest watchmakers, announced its departure from the Baselworld trade […]

Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group announced that it will no longer take part in the Baselworld watch and jewelry fair. The company, which owns brands Tissot, Longines and Omega, will be leaving the fair as of 2019. “Annual watch fairs don’t make sense anymore”, said The Swatch Group in a statement. “Everything […]

REVIEW Texworld returned to the Javits Center on Monday with a full schedule of networking, sourcing, and education opportunities for attendees of the three-day exhibit. Together with Apparel Sourcing USA and Home Textiles Sourcing USA, halls lined with booths from 840 exhibitors and 19 countries offered […]

On 4th July 2018, #Fashiontech Berlin took place for the eighth time in the German capital. Since 2015, guests have been meeting at the conference to discuss the latest developments at the interface of fashion and technology. Especially for retailers, the importance of digitisation is not to be underestimated, […]

Fiorucci is going back to its Italian roots. The brand is preparing to debut its spring 2019 collection at trade show White Milano, scheduled for September 21 to 24 to align with Milan Fashion Week. The Tortona 27/Superstudio Più will be hosting a special area where Fiorucci has been invited to showcase […]

The upcoming CHIC Shanghai, taking place from 27th to 29th September 2018 at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre in Shanghai, will present its motto 'New Makers' that interprets the progressive change in the Chinese fashion business. “The current conditions for international fashion companies […]

Pure Origin, the sector of Pure London dedicated to fashion sourcing and manufacturing, will include a new dedicated denim area. In addition to showcasing denim brands, the space aims to discuss alternative ways to make denim more sustainable, such as the use of new materials and processes to reduce […]

This summer’s addition of the bi-annual Amsterdam-based trade show, Modefabriek hosted more than 600 hundred brands, many of which presented themes of floral patterns, neon colors, and summer ambiance. During the presentation of spring / summer 2019 collections brands like 10 Feet for example, posed […]