India's Premiere Sourcing Show
A buying-selling platform for Indian retailers and South East Asian manufacturers that focuses on networking for future collaborations and educational exchange via seminars by leading industry players.
350+ Indian Brands & Retailers
Expand your buyer base with key players from the retail and sourcing industry.
50+ Manufacturers from South East Asia under one roof
Build your sourcing network with established manufacturers across product categories.
6 focused seminars and talks
To give you an insight into the evolving Indian Retail Market – the go-to destination for a variety of product for ease in conducting business.
A candid tête-à-tête over dinner on Day 1 to help you build your network and connect with CEOs of leading brands, retailers and manufacturers.
THE GO-TO DESTINATIONS....Where & Why?
Every manufacturing destination is defined for its specialised product manufacturing expertise. It is therefore important for the retailers and brands to understand the strengths of each country. Keeping this in view, expert speakers from Bangladesh, Vietnam and China will unfold the strengths of each country as an apparel sourcing destination.
EASE OF FASHION IMPORTS – Steer your way through logistics, banking, customs and visa
Fashion is perishable and the quicker it reaches the point of sales, the quicker it gets sold at the marked price. It is the function of logistic suppliers, logistic professionals, banking officials handling EXIM transactions and customs officials who all will clearly define the procedures and address the pain-point.
THE FUTURE OF FASHION RETAIL IN INDIA - The challenges and opportunities
Indian retail market is expected to reach US $ 115 billion by the year 2025 from US $ 49 billion today. The session will have experts of Indian retail talk about growing competition among the retailers/brands, identifying and addressing one's customers, giving value through product differentiation and how Indian brands are geared to compete with global brands which are already established brands.
WINNING AT E-COM – Balance online & offline manufacturing
With the retail scenario now becoming omni-channel, it is very important for garment manufacturers to gear up their systems and manufacturing capabilities to supply both bricks-and-mortar and online stores. A presentation on what these platforms expect and how do they source would be enriching for the participants.
"OPPORTUNITY BUYING" – Convert opportunity buying’ into business opportunity in fast fashion
The shortfall in buying during the regular cycle by retailers could be for many reasons – fresh trends, hot sell out of stock, product not doing well leading to lost sales and so requiring quick replacement. The seminar will have panellists discussing the growing 'opportunity buying' model in organised retail.
SOURCING SHAKE-UP – Sourcing strategy for Indian & International retailers and brands in India
A panel discussion on the products, quantities, sourcing strategies and delivery expectations of both the Indian and International brands sourcing for Indian stores; Filling the gap between what retailers/brands expect and what manufacturers can deliver; Also highlighting the preparedness of retailers to source internationally.