Swiss watchmaker Swatch Group is quitting the annual Baselworld watch and jewellery trade fair, said a report on Sunday, calling time on an event that has been a fixture of the luxury industry calendar for a century.
The New School's Parsons School of Design and Project announced their list of designers for the SS19 edition of their "Next in Class" program to give wholesale exposure to a select group of recent MFA and BFA graduates.
Trade show giant UBM Fashion has updated its ShopTheFloor digital trade show and marketplace B2B platform. New features include a refreshed look and easier access to a large network of brands and retailers.
Uniqlo said customer demand has led it to begin taking earlier-than-expected advance orders for the game wear that Roger Federer wore at Wimbledon as its new deal with the tennis champ starts to pay off.
Charo Izquierdo, director of MBFW Madrid and the fashion weeks at Ifema, including Momad Metropolis and Momad Shoes, recently arrived in the capital with the goal of creating collaborations and improving quality.
Texworld USA and sister show Apparel Sourcing are returning to New York this month to offer the largest sourcing event on the East Coast for buyers, developers, designers, merchandisers and sourcing professionals.
The second edition of Pure Origin, the sourcing event taking place alongside Pure London in July, will focus on the denim industry and its players as a way to explore how to make the popular material more sustainable.