Textile industry is in the forefront of industrial development in any country. In Philippines, textile industry is identified as one of the leading sectors for the promotion of the country's economy. With adequate Government support, and favorable export expansion, textile industry in Philippines grew rapidly earning a sizable amount of foreign revenues. The industry is the largest employer in the manufacturing sector. It employs more than 3, 20,000 employees directly, and 7, 00,000 people as home workers.


Manila F.A.M.E. International Show:


To further augment the industrys performance, and get one step ahead into the future of fashion, the Manila F.A.M.E. International launches the Garments, Textile, and Footwear Show. The show brings the art of living to a new level with contemporary pieces that echo the country's passion for innovation.


The event will be conducted at one of Asias best design destinations where everlasting designs reverberate with an originality of character distinct to Philippines. The design industry of the country is rich and colorful with the Filipino culture. Textures, shapes, and hues that are available in the surroundings become a source of inspiration and are creatively converted into works of art. Western in mind, Asian in spirit, and Latin in soul, the industry is vibrant, energetic, uniquely blended.


Planned for execution at Manila, the capital city of Philippines, the event will feature homegrown brands, large retailers, and manufacturers. Located on the shores of Manila Bay, the city is one of the central hubs of the flourishing metropolitan areas. The show will bring into limelight, the locally made high-quality garments, textile and footwear at its special pavilion and fashion shows throughout the trade fair.


Organized for execution from October 15th to 18th, Manila F.A.M.E. International is planned for execution in two venues:


  • The SMX Convention Center, &
  • The World Trade Center


Both venues are strategically located within the third largest mall and easily accessible to Manilas airport, key seaports, first-class hotels and other major business and residential districts.


Product Features:

This newest addition to the ever-expanding roster of Manila F.A.M.E. product categories will feature the best of local manufacturers, exporters, and retailers of homegrown fashion lifestyle brands. The event will showcase what Filipino designers have up their sleeves at the Fashion Designers Gallery where established as well as up and coming designers will exhibit their collections. Filipino designs will be exhibited, as the models walk down the runways. The event will be a window for the latest fashion trends exposed by the design experts through seminars planned to execution during the fair.


Product Coverage:


The show will be a treasure chest for novel concepts for home, hotel, office, and garden etc. It will feature products covering kitchen and linen, house ware, gifts, lamps, home dcor, lighting fixtures, articles, garden accessories, and furniture and furnishings. The event will take one step ahead; fashion forward into the future, with eco-chic costume jewelry, leather goods, fashion wearable, footwear, textiles, apparels, and jewelry.


Show Rules:


The event is planned for execution to augment the textile industry of Philippines, and also keeping in mind the elegance of the country. The show has its own set of rules to be followed.


  • Business attire is encouraged.
  • Registration required upon entry.
  • Guests below 12 years old are not allowed in the exhibit areas.
  • Sketching and taking pictures are not allowed without prior consent from the exhibitor.
  • CITEM reserves the right to refuse admission to any visitor who does not comply with the show rules.


Buyer Services:


The first hand world-renowned Filipino warmth and hospitality can be experienced, and enjoyed at the Manila F.A.M.E. event through new and improved services to all the buyers. Some exquisite services that would be available at the event will be:


  • Hotel reservation.
  • Complimentary taxi service.
  • Shuttle Service to, and from both the centres.
  • Exclusive buyers lounge, to relax the pressures of the business, iron out travel arrangements, check emails, and enjoy leisure with a cup of coffee!
  • Enjoy the buyers night out in true Filipino fashion with sumptuous food, beautiful music and festive dances.
  • A quick roundup of the most stylish places where Manileos eat, drink, shop and unwind up to the wee hours of the morning. For Manila F.A.M.E. International buyers and exhibitors, these select establishments have prepared special offers for those curious souls wanting to explore Manila after-hours.


MDCP - Special feature of the Fair:


A special feature of the fair will be the Merchandise Design Consultancy Program (MDCP). For over 2 decades, Manila F.A.M.E. International has acted as a conduit between Philippine companies and well-known designers to create new products for the discerning world market. The program paves its way for more local and foreign designers to work closely with the countrys local small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to develop globally competitive products.


Using a wide cross-section of natural indigenous materials endemic to the Philippines, and combining these with modern production techniques and processes, the designer, manufacturer, and the artisans find ingenious ways to interpret their innovative ideas into compelling artistic expressions. The resulting products are displayed to advantage in unique special settings, which are considered among the most anticipated highlights of the Manila F.A.M.E. International.

Eternal designs of Philippine are presented with bright smiles and experience at Manila F.A.M.E. International.




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