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ITMA 2023 to gather over 1K exhibitors from 42 countries in Milan

Submitted by admin on 5 December 2022

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

Online visitor registration for trade fair ITMA 2023 has been opened, so that visitors can enjoy early bird rates until May 7, 2023 when they buy badges online. The event’s supporting organisation members may take advantage of a special group rate. ITMA 2023 is set to make a strong presentation in Milan, Italy with over 1,570 exhibitors from 42 countries.

Global Footwear Sourcing to return to Texworld in Jan 2023 in NYC

Submitted by admin on 28 November 2022

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After a successful summer debut, Global Footwear Sourcing, a partnership show between Texworld NYC, Material Exchange, and the Footwear Distributors and Retailers of America (FDRA), is set to return to the Javits Center in New York City from January 31 - February 2, 2023, co-located with Texworld NYC, Apparel Sourcing NYC, and Printsource.

Switzerland's OEKO-TEX launches Responsible Business tool

Submitted by admin on 21 November 2022

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Starting from November 2022, the OEKO-TEX Responsible Business tool and certification will support brands, retailers and traders in the textile and leather industry with due diligence compliance. Due diligence will require companies to take legal responsibility for all human rights and environmental violations in their global supply chains.

The LYCRA Company to showcase Thermolite EcoMade fibre in Germany

Submitted by admin on 14 November 2022

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The LYCRA Company, which develops innovative and sustainable fibre and technology solutions for the apparel industry, will present its Thermolite EcoMade fibres for batting and blown insulations at functional fabric fair Performance Days in Munich, Germany. The recycled Thermolite EcoMade fibres are made from 100 per cent textile waste, are GRS-certified, and offer the same quality and durable lightweight warmth as their polymer virgin counterparts but with a lower carbon footprint.

The LYCRA Company to showcase Thermolite EcoMade fibre in Germany

Submitted by admin on 14 November 2022

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

The LYCRA Company, which develops innovative and sustainable fibre and technology solutions for the apparel industry, will present its Thermolite EcoMade fibres for batting and blown insulations at functional fabric fair Performance Days in Munich, Germany. The recycled Thermolite EcoMade fibres are made from 100 per cent textile waste, are GRS-certified, and offer the same quality and durable lightweight warmth as their polymer virgin counterparts but with a lower carbon footprint.

UK's Burberry partners with Minecraft for in-game adventure, capsule

Submitted by admin on 7 November 2022

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British luxury brand Burberry has collaborated with video game Minecraft to launch a capsule collection along with an in-game adventure called ‘Burberry: Freedom to Go Beyond’ and a range of extensions and experiences. The project marks the first time that Burberry has partnered with a video game series for a capsule collection.

The limited-edition capsule collection offers items for both men and women – including unmistakable Burberry icons, from the Waterloo Trench Coat and Car Coats to logo-print sweatshirts, hoodies, hats, and scarves.

Textile players to join Sustainability Talks Istanbul in Nov 2022

Submitted by admin on 31 October 2022

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The Sustainability Talks Istanbul will take place as a hybrid conference on November 2, 2022 in Istanbul, Turkiye. The conference, which will comprehensively discuss the sustainability topics for the fashion and textile industry, will host the world's leading speakers in the field and can be followed both physically and virtually via free registration.

Texworld, Apparel Sourcing fairs to be held in Feb 2023 in France

Submitted by admin on 24 October 2022

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Trade fair Texworld Evolution Paris will open its doors from February 6-8, 2023, at the Paris-Le Bourget Exhibition Centre in France. For three days, Apparel Sourcing Paris and Texworld Paris will highlight global offerings for fashion brands, from ready-to-wear to luxury. For this edition, accompanying the recovery of international business, event organiser Messe Frankfurt France anticipates a participation close to pre-crisis levels for most of the major sourcing countries.

US' Disguise & Snap launch Halloween AR shopping experience

Submitted by admin on 17 October 2022

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Disguise, subsidiary of JAKKS Pacific, and US’ leaders in costume design and manufacturing, with Snap, have announced the launch of an AR shopping experience for Halloween costumes on Snapchat featuring Disguise’s 2022 line. Halloween try-on Lenses can be found in Disguise's public profile on Snapchat by searching 'Disguise Costumes’ in the search bar.

Texworld Evolution New York City opens visitor registration

Submitted by admin on 10 October 2022

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Registration for the winter 2023 edition of Texworld Evolution New York City, comprising Texworld New York City, Apparel Sourcing New York City, and the newly announced Printsource New York, and Global Footwear Sourcing, is now open. The co-located, influential event will be held from January 31 – February 2, in the Jacob Javits Convention Centre.

Texworld Evolution NYC will bring together textile innovators, industry leading organisations, and brand thought-leaders to deliver a robust offering of networking and educational opportunities.