Like every adversity offers an opportunity, the current lockdowns to curb the spread of COVID-19 has become a period of profound adaptation for all industries across the world including fashion. The most recent example of this is Monte-Carlo Fashion Week, which recently launched its digital version on Instagram.
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The safety of exhibitors and buyers has always been a priority for the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC). Considering the current development of the novel coronavirus outbreak, and in line with the health measures taken by the Hong Kong SAR Government, a decision has been made in consultation with industry re... Read more
In light of the current coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, ITMA ASIA + CITME 2020 has been rescheduled, despite receiving strong response from exhibitors. Originally slated to be held in October, the combined show will now take place from 12 to 16 June 2021 at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (NECC), Shangha... Read more
In the world of the fashion sector which, as highlighted by the Camera della Moda, represents the second industry in the country, the Milan fashion week was one of the first events to suffer the consequences of the pandemic, followed by other events in Italy and abroad. The failure to meet supply and demand in the fash... Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted business activity and supply chains across the globe, with numerous trade fairs and events around the world being postponed or cancelled, depriving many enterprises of business and marketing opportunities. According to global exhibition industry association UFI*, potential deals worth... Read more
TEXPROCIL has urged the Government to provide interest free working capital term loans to the exporters to cover the cost of salaries and wages.
Exporters are facing huge problems as their buyers are delaying payments against export bills for shipments already made. On the other hand, most of the exporters have entere... Read more
Organisers of the Asia Pacific Leather Fair (APLF) rescheduled the next edition of APLF - Leather, Materials+ and Fashion Access to March 30- April 1, 2021.
The events always take place in March annually but has been rescheduled in light of the initial COVID-19 virus outbreak then largely affecting mainly Asia. The ... Read more
Originally scheduled to take place in March, Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition, Yarn Expo Spring and Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Spring Edition have been postponed over concerns surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak.
Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics and Yarn Expo will now me... Read more
Amid challenging times, Moda, the heart of UK fashion, has decided to push back the date for the show to September. The SS21 edition for the show, which was originally planned for August, will now take place from September 06-08, 2020 at The NEC Birmingham.
This move reflects organiser Hyve Group’s commitment to... Read more
Swiss textile machinery companies made a major impact at the inaugural ITME Africa trade show, with 12 member companies from Swissmem (the Swiss Textile Machinery Association) presenting their latest technologies. The event, staged in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa from February 14 to 16, featured more than 170 exhi... Read more
The Mumbai unit of the Textile Association (India) organised a One-day seminar on “Opportunities for Textile Industry in Challenging Scenario” on February 29, 2020 at Hotel fortune Park Galaxy, Vapi (Gujarat). The seminar was inaugurated by Rajnikant S. Bachkaniwala, Chairman, Palod Himson Machines.
Rajnik... Read more