On July 17-20,2017 TexWorld USA, Apparel Sourcing USA and Home Textiles Sourcing Expo returned to the Jacob Javits Center where the show opened its doors to visitors and exhibitors alike and visitors had the opportunity to connect directly with international fabrics, trims and accessories suppliers as well as connecting with new industry resources.
However, TexWorld USA Summer once again took place alongside Apparel Sourcing USA as well as the debut editor of AvantPrint USA. Industry sectors included; Th3efold that helped fashion brands and what services and resources they provided. Lenzing Innovations, StartUp Fashion, Trend Council, Gowanus Print Lab, About Sources, FitBookstore/Barnes&Noble Bookseller, FabScrap, Fashiondex,Inc., Queen of Raw and Brooklyn Fashion Design and Accelerator.
Shirting Spotlight Sector were; G-Square international China, and Jiangsu Pinytex, Textile Dyeing and Finishing Co., Ltd.-China. The Avant Print USA Sector were; Expand systems, Kermit digital, Premex Solutions, Lecture, Ms. Printing Solutions, J-Tech USA Inc, NUprimary, Reggiani Machine Spa, Caldera and Vanguard Digital Printing systems where you were able to stop by the print park in addition to live machinery demonstrations from AvantPrint USA & Exhibitors. Oh and I almost forgot, the seminar schedule which was so amazing with topics such as; Fashion 101 and how to start a fashion line, Blending colorful memories and trends for A/W 2018/19, Meaningful fashion for a new era, Sourcing in preference program countries. Shifting consumer purchasing patterns spell opportunity for the nimble retailer and that was for day 1.
Day 2 topics included; sustainability-water Us, conservation and pollution meeting consumer demand for transparency in the textiles printing solutions for garment, apparel and textile industries. And for Day 3; The seminar series topics were; Ed'Aequo-A/W 2018 fabric trends performance and preferred fibers, etc.
With so many topics that were discussed, the show was super exciting and I cannot wait to go back next year.So, if you missed the show and the opportunity to connect, you missed it...
Apparel Sourcing TexWorld USA will be back on January 22-24,2018 for the International Trade Show, Fabrics, Trims and Accessories at The Jacob Javits Convention Center New York City
Interested in attending the next show, check out; Messe Frankfurt, Inc.
3200 Windy Hill Road Suite 500 West
Atlanta, Georgia 30339