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At around 50 events worldwide, we show the forces driving the sector. Texpertise - the textile business network combines current topics, trends, events and a global network of more than 500,000 people from all over the world. Whether Frankfurt, Paris, Shanghai, Mumbai or New York - with our events and our commitment we provide impulses for the entire textile value chain. And you will find the news from the textile world and our activities concentrated here!
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Dynamic thinking - sustainable change
In January, it was that time again - on the occasion of Heimtextil 2023, industry and association representatives came together for the traditional Texpertise …
New + Next
The "New & Next University Competition" selects representative design concepts from students at international universities specializing in textile design as pa…
Textile Standards and Legislation Guide 2023
The current edition provides an overview of the most important environmental and social standards, instruments and labels in the textile industry.
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With its 750 exhibitors from over 20 countries, Texworld Evolution Paris will be the strategic meeting point for the fashion industry.
From 6 to 8 February, the Paris-Le-Bourget exhibition center will concentrate in one place most of the global sourcing for fashion brands, from ready-to-wear to luxury.
Texcare France will be held from Saturday 25 to Monday 27 November 2023 in a new national format at the Porte de Versailles exhibition center in Paris.
Trio of textile fairs rescheduled by three weeks to end of March
In view of the easing of pandemic restriction policies in China, the Spring Editions of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, Yarn Expo and Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles have been moved to the new timeslot of 28 – 30 March 2023. This will allow both local and international fairgoers more time to prepare for their participation, with a higher industry turnout now expected at the three fairs. The fairs will still be located at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai where they were originally due to be held from 8 – 10 March.
JIAM 2022 OSAKA concludes successfully; new technological and business dominate agenda
Japan International Apparel Machinery & Textile Industry Trade Show (JIAM) has wrapped up four successful days of business at INTEX OSAKA. From 30 November – 3 December 2022, a total of 10,452 visitors found their way to the fairground. Assembling again for the first time since the pandemic began, 150 exhibitors (domestic: 112, overseas: 38) from 11 different countries and regions welcomed visitors with an extensive and diverse selection of products. Buyers from Bangladesh, India, Sri Lanka, South Korea, and Pakistan constituted the top five visiting countries (excluding Japan), compensating for a drop in visitors from China this year due to COVID-19 travel restrictions.
‘Go Ahead’: Intertextile Apparel reveals its Directions trends for Spring / Summer 2024
It is time for the world to reimagine life and move towards a future that celebrates diversity and champions sustainability. At next year’s Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, this message is thematically encapsulated in just two words – ‘GO AHEAD’. From 8 – 10 March 2023 at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), visitors to the fair’s Trend Forum can physically explore this theme through its four distinct trend stories: MISSION EARTH, POETIC SENSUALITY, ALTERNATIVE CULTS, and ENERGETIC RESET.