The next World Footwear Congress will be held in Naples, Italy, on 4th-5th April 2019 – revealed yesterday Cleto Sagripanti, President of the European Confederation of the Footwear Industry (CEC), together with representatives of the host organisations, Accademia della Moda and Sistema Moda Napoli Unione Industriali and the congress sponsors, the Naples City Council and MICAM Milano, in an international press conference at the trade fair.
In the spotlight for 2019, the new appointments with greenofchange® Days, the events that promote sustainable products and processes to transform the chemistry for textile industry.
The 25.256 turnout of buyers and insiders once again goes show WHITE’s role as a landmark platform. Thanks to a wellbalanced brand mix, the new areas and a focus on sustainability, the Show has bolstered the retail and the dialogue with the prosumers. Buyers at + 2,3%, with those from abroad reaching +6,8% , and the Italian ones +1,4%.
The 8th edition of the JET Expo textile care trade show will take place from 19th to 21st May 2019 at Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, Hall 7.1.
When it comes to denim innovation, ISKO is always a step ahead and this attitude is clearly embodied in its latest creation, ISKO Vital™. The platform will be unveiled at ISPO Munich (February 3-6) following in-depth and cuttingedge fabric research.
● The Bangladesh Government is set to throw away the achievements of the Bangladesh Accord, which was a response the Rana Plaza building collapse in 2013 that claimed more than 1000 lives.
● Rather than negotiate a responsible handover of Accord functions, the Government of Bangladesh is intransigent in insisting that the Accord leaves Bangladesh by a fixed date, regardless of whether there is a competent safety authority to replace it.