Month: April 2017

Texworld, Apparel Sourcing & Avantex Paris Fashion industries back in an ideal position to move forward

Messe Frankfurt’s February 2017 Paris trade shows demonstrated calm optimism with a total of 13,559 visitors, meaning an increase of +6.9 per cent compared with the February 2016 show. The effects of the uncertainty experienced in February 2016, due to the challenging security issues, have returned to normal. A situation that puts the fashion industries back in an ideal position to move forwards. In fact, Europeans and Americans provided an average increase of 6 per cent at this February 2017 show. The French are keener than ever to attend the show and numbers have grown for the 3rd show...

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SITEX 2017 – Introduces state-of-the-art textile machinery for Surat cluster

With a view to encourage the textile sector in Surat and South Gujarat region and to create ‘Brand Surat’, the Southern Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SGCCI) organised a three-day long Surat International Textile Expo (SITEX) from February 25, 2017 at Surat International Exhibition and Convention Centre (SIECC). According to SGCCI office-bearers, this time around the focus was on the weaving sector and the introduction of the circular knitting machines, used by India’s largest garmenting centre in Tirupur. Around 175 exhibitors from across the country including Ludhiana, Punjab, Maharashtra etc. participated in the event. The show was inaugurated...

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Maiden Screen Print Sri Lanka expo gets encouraging response

The first Screen Print Sri Lanka (SPSL) exhibition and technical seminars were successfully concluded on December 1 3, 2016 at the Sri Lanka Exhibition and Convention Centre, Colombo, with co-located events – Sublimating Ideas Expo, Label Show and Dyes & Chem. With over 40 exhibitors, the event received over 2,500 visitors from garment industry, screen printing, digital printing, offset and label printing, not only from Sri Lanka but also other Asian countries. With this success, Aditya Exposition Pvt. Ltd., the organiser of many successful exhibitions for over two decades, including the regular Screen Print India, has added one more...

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Bangladesh Denim Expo Buyers express satisfaction

The 5th edition of Bangladesh Denim Expo was held from November 8-9, 2016 at the International Convention City Bashundhara, Dhaka to promote Bangladesh to the global market and share knowledge with global producers to get acquainted with latest technologies. A total of 55 exhibitors from Bangladesh, India Pakistan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Brazil, China, Germany, Italy, Japan, Singapore, Spain, Turkey, South Korea and Vietnam displayed their products in the 5th edition of the show the theme of which was ‘Natural Denim’. Buyers expressed their satisfaction getting exhibitors of entire denim value chain – from fabrics to washes – under one...

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15th F&A Show Exhibitors upbeat about enthusiastic response

The buzz around the F&A Show – Fabrics & Accessories Trade Show was almost palpable. F&A Show has emerged as one of the most important one’s in the textile industry’s calendar, the 15th edition of the event just showed why it is considered so. Stakeholders from the industry ranging from top CEOs, Chairmen, Managing Directors, Partners, Senior Merchandisers, Executives from International Buying Houses & Agents, Garment Manufacturers & Exporters, Fashion Designers, Apparel Brands, Retail Chains, and Trade Body Representatives, among others, converged at Trade Centre, KTPO, Whitefield Bangalore for sourcing and networking. The latest edition of the show which was held from March 3-5, 2017 at KTPO Trade Centre, Bangalore saw over 148 exhibitors display a wide array of fabrics and accessories. The eye catching range of fibres, yarns, trims, apparel fabrics, embellishments and services were the cynosure of all eyes at the event, as potential buyers got to see from close quarters products that were emerging as game changers. The event received impressive 3,811 business visitors from around the world, including places such as the US, Spain, France, UK, Germany, China, Indonesia, Korea, Russia, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Hong Kong etc. The show was inaugurated by Thomas Varghese – Business Head, Textiles, Acrylic fibre & Overseas Spinning, Aditya Birla Group (Textiles), Mumbai and Nitin Prasad, VP & Hub Leader, PVH Indian Sub-Continent Hub, PVH (India) Ltd. One of the...

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