Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / North America's largest apparel fabrics show from July 16
North America's largest apparel fabrics show from July 16
29
May '13
Texworld USA invites you to join us for our complimentary three-day seminar program presented by Lenzing Innovation. North America’s largest apparel fabrics show offers presentations for attendees ranging from sourcing, trends to sustainability and fibers, July 16-18, 2013.

“The seminar series at Texworld USA, coordinated by Lenzing, provides the industry with a platform to exchange ideas with industry experts on pertinent industry topics related to trends, sourcing, innovation and sustainability.“ says Tricia Carey, USA Merchandising Manager, Lenzing.

Arthur Friedman, Senior Editor, Textiles and Trade, WWD opens the WWD mini-summit moderating a panel on sourcing in the Americas, while Arnie Karr, Senior Editor, WWD, follows up with a panel discussion on the impact of denim, as jeans continue to gain traction in the fashion industry.

The International OEKO-TEX Association Introduces STeP, the newest standard in sustainable textile production, and Stylesight brings presents the latest trends and developments in materials for Fall/Winter 2014.

“This seminar program offers insight to the current state of the industry, as well as providing the latest information in sustainability, sourcing, trends and a focus on small business,” says John P. Gallagher, President and CEO of Messe Frankfurt North America.

“Special thanks to Lenzing Innovation for their continued support and partnership.”

Highlights of the July 2013 seminar program include:

Tuesday, July 16th, 2013

Sourcing in the Americas

As labor costs and problems continue to rise in Asia, U.S. retailers and brands are looking to bring more of their production back to the Western Hemisphere. Free trade agreements like CAFTA and the U.S.-Columbia FTA, allowing for duty-free access to these markets, add to the appeal of manufacturing closer to home, bringing better quality control, shorter shipping times and a more stable operating environment to the supply chain.

STYLESIGHT TREND

Stylesight presents the latest trends and developments in materials for Fall/Winter 2014, revealing the key themes, colors, fibers, weaves, hand, patterns and design directives for the season.

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

Oekotex

The newest standard in sustainable textile Production, the International OEKO-TEX Association Introduces STeP. In today’s complex global textile market, how do companies confirm that their suppliers’ facilities are operated with environmentally and socially responsible methods? Join Oeko-Tex to learn about the new “STeP by Oeko-Tex” textile facility certification. This independent, third party certification system identifies and sets the standard for sustainable textile production facilities around the world.


Must ReadView All

Pic courtesy: Sutlej Textiles & Industries Ltd

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

Sutlej Textiles’ Q1 FY18 EBITDA expands to Rs 76.28 cr

Sutlej Textiles and Industries Ltd (STIL), one of India’s largest...

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

No shortage of cotton & yarn in country: Minister

There is no shortage of cotton and yarn in the country, and the...

Textiles | On 21st Jul 2017

CAI revises 2016-17 cotton crop to 337.25 lakh bales

Cotton Association of India (CAI) has upwardly revised cotton crop...

Interviews View All

Pratik Bachkaniwala
Palod Himson Machines

Fabric processing machines are picking up

Victor Chao
Esmetex

‘In future, clothing boundary lines will become increasingly blurred.’

Kaizad Hansotia
GetNatty

Competition is the best thing that can happen to a startup

Larry L Kinn
Suominen Corporation

Larry L Kinn, Senior Vice President - Operations Americas of Suominen...

Giorgio Mantovani
Corman S.p.A

Giorgio Mantovani, MD of Corman, with a presence in both Milano and New...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Wendell Rodricks
Wendell Rodricks

"We should not compare India and the West. There are things we do that...

Madhu Jain
Madhu Jain

She grew up in the walled city of Old Delhi, completed her studies, and...

Judy Frater
Somaiya Kala Vidya

Among the many honours showered on Frater, including Fulbright and Ford...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


editorial@fibre2fashion.com

Letter To Editor






(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies





SEARCH

July 2017

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.

news category


Related Categories:

Planning to Take the Leap towards
Sustainability?

Do you see sustainability as a route to business growth?

Yes No

Do you think the sustainability space has the needed tools and resources available for a business to lead change?

Yes No

Do you think adopting a sustainable approach will be a profitable move for your business?

Yes No

Do you want the world to know about your sustainability journey and your business’ environmental footprint?

Yes No

Thanks for your valuable feedback. Claim your free latest sustainability e-book.


E-News Insight
Subscribe Today and Get the
Latest News Update in Your Mail Box.
Advanced Search



X