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  • Product Innovation Apparel
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    The key topics at Supply Chain Forum Amsterdam 2023


    The Supply Chain Forum, part of the PI Apparel conference series, will return to Amsterdam on May 30-31. The key topics at the event, held at the Postillion Convention Centre Amsterdam, will include: The greening of the fashion supply chain, with special attention to the EU Green Deal; the impact ...

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    A second edition for Italy’s sports textile industry show Texstile


    The second edition of Texstile – Italian Action Style, an event dedicated to the Italian sports textile industry, will take place at the Palavela in Riva del Garda, Italy, on May 22-23. The inaugural show in 2022 attracted more than 200 business operators, invited by 20 exhibitors, of which 90 ...

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    Winners of the first ISPO Awards round 2023 announced


    The winners of the first of four rounds of the ISPO Awards 2023 have been announced following a jury meeting in Innsbruck. An independent jury of six, including three industry experts and three members of the ISPO Collaborators Club, was supported by textile expert Louisa Smith, who advised on sustainability. ...

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    ISPO Beijing 2023 with 50% increase in visitors compared to 2022


    The message of ISPO Beijing, which took place Feb. 10-12, 2023, was clear: Trade shows are back – and the sports industry is booming, also and especially in China. 368 leading brands and 223 exhibitors attracted 37,623 trade visitors and sports enthusiasts to Beijing. According to organizers, the show celebrated ...

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    Registration open for Better Cotton Conference 2023


    Tickets for the coming Better Cotton Conference 2023, held in Amsterdam on June 21 and 22, can now be purchased for early-bird ticket prices (discounted only before March 15). The conference will be opened with a welcome reception on the evening of June 20 and hosted in a hybrid format ...

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    FIBO to increase space for wellness sector


    At the coming FIBO trade show, taking place on April 13-16 in Cologne, the world of wellness and spas will get more space alongside the established big fitness industry players. A new meeting point spa & wellness in hall 8 will offer exhibition space as well as an agenda of ...

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    ​Austrian metaverse conference scheduled for spring


    The next annual Metagonia conference, on Web 3.0, is scheduled for March 31 to April 2 in Kitzbühel, in Austria’s Tyrol region. This year’s edition will focus on NFTs and art while also covering the basics: What digital worlds are emerging? What are the opportunities/problems? How do you ...

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    January edition of Munich Fabric Start attracts 14,000 visitors


    The latest edition of Munich Fabric Start, which was held at MOC Ordercenter München on Jan. 24-26, attracted around 14,000 professional visitors from 58 countries. Most visitors were from the DACH region (Germany, Austria and Switzerland), but many also came from Scandinavia, Benelux, the U.K. and Turkey. Around 900 international ...

  • Eurobike
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    New partnership for the Eurobike Industry Award 2023


    The Eurobike Award 2023 for innovative products in the bicycle and future mobility industry will be staged for the first time at Messe Frankfurt this year. After a one-year break and the relocation of the international Eurobike trade show from Lake Constance to the Main River, the trade show is ...

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    2023 UK National Running Show was the most successful in its history


    The fifth edition of the National Running Show, which took place on Jan. 21-22 at the NEC Birmingham, saw exhibitor and sponsorship revenues increase by 38 percent this year. Raccoon Media Group, which organizes the show, claimed that the 2023 event recorded the largest visitor audience it has ever attracted. ...

  • SIA-SIMA Sessions

    ​SIA and SIMA announce new partnership for sustainability and climate action


    Snowsports Industries America (SIA), the trade association for the U.S. winter outdoor industry, and the Surf Industry Members Association (SIMA), the official trade association for the surf industry, have announced a partnership on sustainability and climate action in the action sports industry. The upcoming Snow and Surf Industry Sustainability Sessions ...

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    Can fashion weeks replace trade shows?


    Fashion Weeks are just around the corner. Could they replace trade shows as the most important dates in the industry? We take a closer look.

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    Padel Trend Expo attracted 18,000 visitors


    The first edition of Padel Trend Expo, which was held at Allianz Mico in Milan on Jan. 13-15, attracted more than 18,000 visitors. About a hundred brands and 90 companies had registered for the trade show. A new edition in 2024 has already been confirmed. Padel Trend Expo is organized ...

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    Gorpcore: The trend that could be bigger than athleisure


    Gorpcore: the trend you may have missed and the huge potential it holds for performance brands. We explain it and evaluate its potential.

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    Circle Economy and Deloitte to launch the Circularity Gap Report 2023


    Amsterdam-based impact organization Circle Economy and Deloitte have announced a livestream event to launch the latest Circularity Gap Report 2023. The livestream will comprise a presentation of the outcomes of the Circularity Gap Report 2023 and a panel discussion and will explore tangible solutions that can be created across the ...

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    Oeko-Tex publishes new regulations, offers online webinar on changes


    Oeko-Tex has now published its new regulations, which will come into force in the first quarter of 2023 after a transition period. Part of the new standards is a general ban on the use of perfluorinated and polyfluorinated alkyl substances (PFAS/PFC) in textiles, leather and footwear for the Oeko-Tex Standard ...

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    The biggest dates in the sports and outdoor industry this year


    Our calendar has the biggest industry dates this year and all the dates you need to plan your sports and outdoor gear social media campaign.

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    Preview of the upcoming Fitur show


    The next edition of Fitur Sports will be taking place on Jan. 19 at IFEMA Madrid and addressing such matters as sporting events, training camps and sports holidays. Organized in collaboration with the Spanish Sports Association (Afydad), the show bills itself as a meeting of the tourism and sports industries, ...

  • Clustr Internacional Padel
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    CIP to attend this month’s Padel Trend Expo


    The International Pádel Cluster (CIP) will be exhibiting at Padel Trend Expo Milan, as will many of its associated brands: Babolat, Bullpadel, Enebe, Gimpadel, Head, Just Ten, Kelme, Mejorset, Mondo, Okatent, Paddeo, Padel Courts Deluxe, Padel Galis, Playtomic, Set, Softee, Starvie, Stop Sudor, Vibor-A and Wilson. Scheduled for Jan. 13-15, ...

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    AFYDAD partners with Fitur to present the Fitur Sports Tourism Summit


    The AFYDAD Spanish Sport Association has partnered with the international tourist trade fair for inbound and outbound markets in Latin America, Fitur, to organize a new section for the 2023 event, Fitur Sports. As part of the trade show running from Jan. 18-22 at IFEMA Madrid, the Fitur Sports monographic ...