Home / Knowledge / News / Apparel/Garments / ASBCI Annual Industry Conference in May 2008

ASBCI Annual Industry Conference in May 2008

07
Mar '08
Dunchurch Park Hotel
Fashion suppliers and out of industry experts will unite at the ASBCI Annual Industry Conference 2008 to tackle the impact that unseasonal weather conditions and raw material shortages are having on the global clothing supply chain. The conference entitled: 'Flip-flops or fleeces? Weathering an unpredictable fashion climate' will be held on Tuesday 20th May 2008 at the Dunchurch Park Hotel, in Dunchurch, Rugby.

Out of industry specialists from the Royal Meteorological Society, the Bank of Scotland and Parliament will join speakers from Marks & Spencer, Tesco Stores, Patagonia eco-brand, Kurt Salmon Associates, Reliance - the world's largest polyester fibre supplier, the Soil Association and ethical designer of high street fashion Julia Smith.

The conference will address such crucial issues as global weather patterns for 2008, oil and steel shortages, cost and eco-effective sourcing strategies, alternative fibres to polyester, sustainable retailing, organic supply chains, sustainable packaging innovations and ethical designs for the high street.

The conference will open under the informed guidance of Julie King, the day conference proceedings chairman and head of department fashion and textiles, at Leicester's De Montfort University. Professor Paul Hardaker, chief executive of the Royal Meteorological Society will give a keynote presentation in which he dispels some meteorological myths, examines changes in global weather patterns and endeavours to forecast the weather on the UK high street for 2008.


Must ReadView All

Pic: Shutterstock

Textiles | On 27th Feb 2020

Australia willing to consider FTA with India on RCEP lines

Australia is willing to consider a bilateral free trade agreement...

Pic: Shutterstock

Apparel/Garments | On 27th Feb 2020

Hun Sen asks PRC garment investors not to leave Cambodia

Prime Minister Hun Sen recently again told Chinese garment sector...

Pic: B.Zhou / Shutterstock.com

Retail | On 27th Feb 2020

Retail brands restrict China operations amid COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 is disrupting business dynamics in China....

Interviews View All

Ajay Ghariwala, Luthra Group

Ajay Ghariwala
Luthra Group

We are ready to adopt or follow every opportunity

Riddhika Shah, SS Homme

Riddhika Shah
SS Homme

'Worsted wool is the ideal fabric for menswear'

Top executives, Textile industry

Top executives
Textile industry

Overall, Union budget 2018-19 is very balanced

Mala Alwani,

Mala Alwani

<div>Delhi-based fast fashion womenswear brand, Besiva, aims to bridge the ...

Erik Sy,

Erik Sy

Manila-based CustomThread is a start-up offering premium custom apparel...

Marcello Galvanin,

Marcello Galvanin

Galvanin has more than 50 years of experience in the production of textile ...

Prof Seokheun (Sean) Choi, Binghamton University, State University of New York (SUNY)

Prof Seokheun (Sean) Choi
Binghamton University, State University of New York (SUNY)

A team of researchers from the State University of New York (SUNY),...

Eric Scholler, Groz-Beckert

Eric Scholler
Groz-Beckert

The Indian market has huge potential in technical textiles, and by far,...

Suresh Patel, Sidwin Fabric

Suresh Patel
Sidwin Fabric

Sidwin Fabric is a manufacturer and exporter of polypropylene textiles and ...

Chandani Sahi, By Chandani

Chandani Sahi
By Chandani

By Chandani is a womenswear prêt couture brand with fusion silhouettes by...

Seema Agrawal, Artisan Saga

Seema Agrawal
Artisan Saga

Artisan Saga, founded by Kaushik Rajani and Seema Agrawal, is an online...

Samar Firdos, Arvind Ltd

Samar Firdos
Arvind Ltd

<b>Samar Firdos</b>, Chief Manager (Design) at Lifestyle Apparel Denim...

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

Leave your Comments


February 2020

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


Advanced Search