Forthcoming Indian & International Fairs

March 2019

PREMIERE CLASSE 2019
Mar 01, 2019 to Mar 04, 2019
For almost 30 years, Premiere Classe has been the prestigious meeting point for designers of fashion and accessories. With a stellar international reputation for its high- end selection, this unmissable event showcases 500 brands and designers of ready-to-wear, leather goods, accessories, jewellery and footwear, chosen specially for their creativity, originality and style. The event takes place twice a year over four days during the Paris Fashion Week. It is an opportunity for artistic exchanges and discovering new market trends and unique exhibitors.
VENUE I Jardin des Tuileries, Rue de Rivoli
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Paris, France

EAST CHINA FAIR 2019
Mar 01, 2019 to Mar 04, 2019
East China Fair (ECF) is the largest regional trade fair in China with the most traders, a great variety of exhibits and the most onsite deals. With an annual four-day session, ECF is supported by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China and is co-sponsored by nine provinces. There will be products of garments, home textiles, consumer goods and art deco gifts. ECF facilitates business talks concerning transactions, investments and various kinds of cooperation. Leading exhibitors from all over the world attend this event for business networking and trade.
VENUE I Shanghai New International Expo Centre, Century Park
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Shanghai, China

BANGALORE FASHION WEEK 2019
Mar 07, 2019 to Mar 09, 2019
Bangalore Fashion Week (BFW) has been conceived and created with a vision to showcase the Indian fashion industry to the global fashion world. The name ‘Bangalore Fashion Week’ follows the international practice of christening the fashion week event after the name of the city in which it is being held. BFW is a premier event in India, whose objective is to create business relationships and to facilitate a dialogue between fashion designers and trade buyers of the world.
VENUE I The Oterra Hotel, Electronic City
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Bengaluru, India

TEXTILE FORUM FASHION FABRIC SHOW 2019
Mar 13, 2019 to Mar 14, 2019
Textile Forum is London’s most exclusive twice-yearly luxury fashion fabric show for designers who want to be inspired. Make sure you attend to source the latest fabrics from the world’s leading suppliers. The show attracts fabric buyers from major fashion retailers and brands, established independent design businesses and start-ups, tailors, craft shops, seamstresses and costumiers. Leading exhibitors attend this event for business networking and trade.
VENUE I One Marylebone
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I London, UK

INDIA FASHION FORUM 2019
Mar 27, 2019 to Mar 28, 2019
India Fashion Forum pays tribute to the world of fashion and displays an array of fashionable brands, brand manufacturers, fashionable products including apparel for men, women and children, designer products, fashion franchises, shopping centre services, supply chain and logistics services and much more. It is an extensive platform that is dedicated to the latest trends and supplies and is known to attract a large number of visitors. It is also a great forum for expanding business and reaching out to the Indian public.
VENUE I Renaissance Mumbai Convention Centre Hotel
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Mumbai, India

April 2019

LOS ANGELES MAJORS MARKET - 2019
Apr 01, 2019
Los Angeles Majors Market, also known as California Market Center, is a private event which connects major retailers to the major brands found in various departments such as juniors’ clothing, women’s wear, denim, kids’ wear, young contemporary wear, etc. The event is considered as an appointment-oriented trade event, i.e., pre-scheduled appointments are created. The event is hosted in permanent and temporary showrooms which are located only at the California Market Center.
VENUE I California Market Center
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Los Angeles, California

PRIME SOURCE FORUM 2019
Apr 02, 2019
Prime Source Forum 2019 features a range of apparel and footwear, materials, textiles and fabrics, components and accessories, garment manufacturing- related technology and equipment, product lifecycle management, logistics and supply chain management, design, consultation, financial services, legal services and much more.
VENUE I Sheraton Hong Kong Hotel & Towers, Tsim Sha Tsui
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Hong Kong

MADE IN FRANCE PREMIÈRE VISION 2019
Apr 03, 2019 to Apr 04, 2019
Made in France Première Vision 2019 is a trade fair held to promote the French high-end fashion manufacturing industry. Visitors will come to discover the French expertise in women’s wear, men’s wear, kids’ wear and fashion accessories. The event is organised mainly for luxury brands who wish to manufacture part or all of their collections in France. A conference and exhibitions are also organised at the show.
VENUE I Le Carreau du Temple, Rue Eugène Spuller
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Paris, France

TEXCON-2019
Apr 04, 2019 to Apr 05, 2019
TEXCON-2019 is intended to bring together the industry leaders, researchers and academicians on one platform to discuss the challenges and opportunities of the textile industry in the next decade. TEXCON-2019 is expected to be the initiator for new project ideas, start-ups as well as possible collaborations. The conference also covers the various government initiatives to revive the textile industry.
VENUE I Shri Vaishnav Vidyapeeth Vishwavidyalaya
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Indore, Madhya Pradesh

FIBERS & YARNS 2019
Apr 04, 2019 to Apr 06, 2019
Fibers & Yarns 2019 is an excellent platform for visitors to gain exposure to various alternate raw materials available from indigenous and international sources. The exhibition will be an ideal platform to develop, interact, nurture and strengthen direct contacts with thousands of Indian weavers and knitters from all over India.
VENUE I World Trade Centre, Ganesh Murti Nagar, Cuffe Parade
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Mumbai, India

INTERTEX MACHINERY TUNISIA 2019
Apr 04, 2019 to Apr 06, 2019
Intertex Machinery Tunisia 2019 will provide the participants who attend the show with an unrivalled opportunity to generate new business leads and to get close to their customers with an effective and efficient way of successfully marketing to this dynamic, growing market.
VENUE I Foire Internationale de Sousse
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Sousse, Tunisia

DECORATED APPAREL EXPO - MINNESOTA 2019
Apr 05, 2019 to Apr 06, 2019
Decorated Apparel Expo - Minneapolis 2019 is the top-rated trade show for the embroidery, digital garment decorating and screen printing industries. With great seminars, lots of exhibiting suppliers and great networking opportunities, Decorated Apparel Expo - Minneapolis 2019 is one show you can’t afford to miss.
VENUE I Treasure Island Resort & Casino, Sturgeon Lake Road, Welch
DEMOGRAPHY I National
CITY I Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

CALA DENVER 2019
Apr 08, 2019 to Apr 09, 2019
Cala Denver 2019 is a great platform for new and emerging vendors to showcase their products in a strategically curated show featuring the best contemporary brands in the industry. This layout will not only benefit the exhibitors by highlighting their products in beautifully lit booths bursting with natural light, but will also provide buyers ease in locating the brands they come to see.
VENUE I Denver Mart
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Denver, Colorado, USA

May 2019

CHINA KEQIAO INTERNATIONAL TEXTILES, FABRICS & ACCESSORIES EXHIBITION 2019
May 06, 2019 to May 08, 2019
China Keqiao International Textiles, Fabrics & Accessories Exhibition 2019 will exhibit a product range that includes textiles, fabrics and accessories. It is attended by leading buyers, wholesalers/dealers, manufacturers, corporate decision makers and marketing professionals from around the world.
VENUE I China Textile City International Convention & Exhibition Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Keqiao, Zhejiang, China

APPAREL SOURCING SHOW 2019
May 14, 2019 to May 16, 2019
The Apparel Sourcing Show will showcase an overview of the industry’s best skills and expertise, resulting in the production of high-added value garments. Visitors will have the opportunity to appreciate how the supply chain consolidates in this part of the hemisphere and the many competitive advantages of producing here.
VENUE I El Grand Tikal Futura Hotel, Calzada Roosevelt
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Guatemala City, Guatemala

TECHTEXTIL GERMANY 2019
May 14, 2019 to May 17, 2019
Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwoven garments. The event shows the future of the textile industry. The numerous innovations presented by the exhibitors demonstrate what is possible with technical textiles and nonwovens today and in the future. Techtextil is far more than a successful ordering event. This is where new projects and partnerships are initiated, where visionary objectives are conceived and implemented. The high number of international trade visitors explains why the event is of unique value to all the target groups in the sector. Interest in new technical solutions is growing continuously, releasing tremendous sales and turnover potential. Participants are invited to exploit the opportunities available in order to make contact with all the players in the global marketplace.
VENUE I Frankfurt am Main
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Frankfurt, Germany

COPENHAGEN FASHION SUMMIT 2019
May 15, 2019 to May 16, 2019
Copenhagen Fashion Summit, the world’s leading business event on sustainability in fashion, provides an opportunity to attendees to gain knowledge, share experiences and discover innovative solutions. It presents an outstanding line-up of high-level keynote speakers who will talk on the most urgent environmental, social and ethical issues. One can also look forward to the release of the annual Pulse of the Fashion Industry report, a presentation on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 3 Good Health and Well- being and SDG 5 Gender Equality, as well as several facilitated networking sessions and panel debates on the most critical topics facing the industry today.
VENUE I The Copenhagen Concert Hall
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Copenhagen, Denmark

APPAREL TEXTILE SOURCING MIAMI 2019
May 20, 2019 to May 22, 2019
Apparel Textile Sourcing Miami gives an opportunity to participants to meet and network with top apparel producers and experts. This is an incredible source of innovation and education, and resources are what keep trade moving. The event will attract designers, brands and retailers who will gain a platform for discovering what they need in order to move their business forward.
VENUE I STATION I Mana Wynwood Convention Center
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I I Miami, Florida, USA

ANPIC FAIR OF AMERICA 2019
May 22, 2019 to May 24, 2019
Anpic Fair of America is an event for the global fashion industry. Fashion shows and shoe exhibitions provide the necessary glamour in the products. This event exhibits products like clothes, shoes, accessories, equipment and technologies such as machines and equipment for textile, clothing etc. in the lifestyle and fashion, textiles, fabrics and yarns industries.
VENUE I Courtyard by Marriott Leon, The Poliforum
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I León, Guanajuato, Mexico

THE HAAT - HYDERABAD - 2019
May 23, 2019 to May 25, 2019
The HAAT - Hyderabad 2019 is the only authentic premium heritage fashion fair that promotes fashion and lifestyle products and services. It is the premium heritage fashion and lifestyle exhibition which displays apparel and textiles, jewellery, leather, gifts and crafts, plastics, home furnishing products and much more. Over 80 top exhibitors from all over India will be under one roof. So participants can take the opportunity to meet and build contacts wth them at the fair and promote their business network.
VENUE I Taj Krishna, Banjara Hills
DEMOGRAPHY I International
CITY I Hyderabad, Telangana, India

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From the President's Desk

Dear Friends,

I did mention in my last Editorial that subject to fine print and pressure being brought on the Government, the recent announcements on E-Commerce regulations could prove to be game changers—and whilst there has not been any backtracking as such, some of the subsequent ‘clarifications’ issued on Private Labels have only added to the confusion. Finally, no one is really sure, including the experts, as to what exactly the announcements were meant to convey. Till such time, the e-commerce companies continue their massive     .... Read More