|Latest reports about Coronavirus that has infected tens of thousands of people have shook the world. As the virus continues to spread in China and around the world, the need of the hour is to put global travel and trade on hold and public health and safety on priority, and thus, several events have been called off or delayed. At Apparel Sourcing Week, we have also reached the decision to postpone the show, earlier planned for February 2020, until June.|
|ASW2020 – which presents three eventful days of networking, knowledge, opportunities and entertainment – will host in addition to 75 plus garment manufacturers, 50 manufacturers and suppliers of fashion fabric and accessories, displaying a vast range of products and latest collections for visitors, providing them with golden opportunities to connect, learn and establish strategic relationships to drive strong business growth.|
|Here are 9 eminent players from our imposing line-up of exhibitors for ASW2020.|
|Aero Enterprises is India's leading manufacturer and exporter of high quality buttons including wooden, coconut, laser, sheet rod, sewing and apparel buttons with a futuristic outlook. With a number of clients in the US, the UK, Middle East, it holds a strong and wide network of distributors and dealers who serve customers with prompt and friendly services. Aero Enterprises has leading names of hosiery, leather and readymade garments industries as its loyal and established consumers who have unflinching faith in its products. The Group has registered manifold increase in its turnover since its inception in 1977.|
|Freudenberg offers the most comprehensive range of interlining solutions such as lightweight and transparent interlinings for womenswear, elastic and resilient interlinings for menswear, stable and washable interlinings for durable shirt applications, downy wadding for outerwear, water-soluble interlinings for delicate embroidery and prefabricated products for tapes and chest pieces. Sustainability and the responsible use of natural resources are essential aspects of all the activities at Freudenberg. The company has increased the share of recycled fibres in its manufacturing processes and offers compostable interlinings for specific applications.|
|A leading apparel and home textile sourcing agency, Goldenseams boasts of a dedicated team of professionals that can supply premium quality products including casualwear, activewear, leisurewear, sleepwear, innerwear and more. Quality control at the company is timely and progressive and promises to deliver international standards and maintain social responsibility. Goldenseams produces 200,000 units per month, using 925 machines. Daily output is approximately 7,500 units. And approximately 2,000 skilled workers are involved in the production process.|
|Established in 1994, Krish Fashion Accessories has over the years managed to become one of the foremost suppliers of garment trims for buyers all over India, with quality as per the international standards. The product range of the company is like a never-ending book, ranging from all kinds of metallic trims like jeans buttons, rivets, snap buttons and metal plates to non-metallic trims like polyester buttons, various kinds of tapes, pom-pom balls, lace pompoms and PU patches. Currently, the customer base of the company includes buyers like Kontoor, Falabella and Triburg.|
|Madeira Group is a renowned manufacturer of premium embroidery threads for over 100 years. With 10 subsidiaries and over 50 partners worldwide, today it successfully supplies its products in over 100 countries. Madeira India, a subsidiary of Madeira Garnfabrik, caters to India and South Asian market. Its viscose (Classic), polyester (Polyneon, Frosted Matt, Fire fighter), metallic (FS, Supertwist, CR Metallic, Soft Metallic), wool specialty (Burmilana, Burmilana Co) and technical threads (HC thread) are offered in a large variety of colours, strength and make-ups. Bobbin threads, the right needles for every thread, backings, toppings, specialty materials, accessories and embroidery support and training - complete the Group's range.|
|The company's history boasts of more than 30 years in the making from the earliest days of making printed labels to now becoming one of the few vertically integrated companies in India. Manohar Filaments not only dyes, weaves yarns and tapes, but also specialises in woven and printed labels, heat transfers, badge embroideries, narrow fabrics, belts, packaging, hangtags, price tickets, corrugated and non-corrugated boxes. Continuous innovation and rapid transformation have been the main focus throughout Manohar Filaments' history. The company traces its roots from its first established facility in 1986 until today.|
|A design house offering complete sourcing solutions, Styleberry Limited is an eminent sourcing partner to a number of leading brands across the USA, Europe and Asia. The company has a well-placed design studio in Spain and Italy with designers working in accordance to the latest trends and buyer-specific collections. Styleberry boasts of having strength and flexibility to produce and deliver from as small as 100 pieces per style to as big as one million pieces per style. Styleberry works closely with Progress Apparels in Bangladesh; its product profile consists of formal trousers, smart chinos, back to school range, women's dresses and blazers, serving its esteemed brand partners such as Next, Matalan, C&A, Bestsellers, Nautica, Topman and Express.|
|Established in 2002, Texperts is an international textile sourcing, marketing and garment buying house. It facilitates international trade of about 500 FCLs (about 10,000 tonnes) per month of fibres, yarns, fabrics and garments. Texperts specialises in functional, industrial and technical textiles; it employs expert teams handling polyester high tenacity yarn products for industrial application. Texperts has prominent presence in major textile manufacturing countries. It has marketing presence in more than 70 countries and channel partners in more than 25 countries.|
|Triburg is India's leading apparel sourcing solutions provider, with trusted customer experience, assisting strategies for global brands to build and grow their businesses with multi-country sourcing. Its design studio is a destination for unique designs and distinctive innovative product developments drawing from India’s rich cultural, textile and craft heritage. Its Textile Development cell, through extensive research and development, leads and engages with mills globally to develop fabrics ahead of seasons and for every season at competitive price positioning. Triburg’s Centre for Learning creates customised case study-based trainings for real time skill development to build smart cross-functional teams, consistently delivering customer delight.|
|Come, be a part of ASW2020, slated to be held at Sheraton Grand, Whitefield, Bengaluru from 18 to 20 June 2020!|
Apparel Sourcing Week (ASW) platform is aligned to the changing dynamics of the industry, moving in pace with evolving and shifting world trade of apparel sourcing while also acknowledging the changing needs and wants of the customer.
To facilitate the seamless process of sourcing for greater transparency and reach, the ASW platform offers the industry three independent verticals – Big Show, Marketplace, and V-Expo – to enhance business opportunities for all players in the fashion retail chain, in an environment of networking, knowledge, and inspiration. With the three verticals, the supplier has marketing opportunities all around the year like never before, while the buyer has multiple avenues to search his perfect sourcing partner from South Asia.
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