After a successful trial in February, Texworld Evolution organiser Messe Frankfurt will hold another showroom in Paris from July 5 to 9 to maintain a physical meeting point despite the absence of its trade shows.
Like the other Paris fashion and textile trade shows, Texworld and Apparel Sourcing have experienced a decline in attendance. The two events brought together 12,684 visitors, a 7% year-on-year decrease.
Messe Frankfurt has cancelled the two trade shows scheduled from 23rd to 25th March in Istanbul, citing Turkey's delicate political situation as well as the decline in the number of Chinese exhibitors as the reasons.
The US editions of Texworld and Apparel Sourcing, held from 24th to 26th January at the Javits Convention Center, New York, attracted more than 4,000 professionals and 310 exhibitors, despite one of the worst snowstor...