12 Results in category Trade Shows

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada Show Opens in Toronto with Record Attendance

on 08/22/2017 - 11:21 am

Press Release

Toronto, Ontario – August 22, 2017 – The second annual Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC)  show opened in Toronto Monday with a record attendance. Reporting more than 5,000 registered visitors, the show saw a 40 percent increase in attendees over last year on day one alone.
 
ATSC returned to the Toronto International Centre 50 percent larger than its inaugural show in 2016, with 300 exhibits from more than 20 countries showcasing the latest and greatest in apparel and textiles from around the world. Representatives from China alone occupy 200 of those booths, with the other exhibits featuring wares from such countries as ...

Keynote & Tactical Sessions Announced for the KNOWSHOW in Vancouver

on 07/10/2017 - 10:44 am

The KNOWSHOW kicks off in Vancouver this week and they have lined up a keynote by Shauna Olsten. Shauna, formerly of Quiksilver, Roxy, DC Shoes, Native Footwear and Kit + Ace will discuss the ever changing retail landscape and uncovering retails new equity. Read more here. 
 
Yours truly (Brian Jenkinson) will be hosting a Tactical Session with a few local Vancouver retailers discussing eCommerce and some of the hurdles & successes of moving from traditional bricks & mortar to the digital space.
I’ll be chatting with Adele Tetangco from Garmentory along with Brendan Bennett from Still Life.  Read more here.
 

Agenda adds a one-day B2C festival experience to Long Beach event

on 04/12/2017 - 11:48 am

Hot off the heals of the successful Complex Con, the organizers of the Agenda Trade Show are adding a 3rd day to their show that will be open to the public where brands can interact with the public surrounded by musicians, art installations and cuisine.
"The Long Beach show will continue its two-day trade format on Thursday, July 13th and Friday, July 14th.
The Agenda festival will launch on Saturday, July 15th with the hours of 11:00 am – 8:00 pm. The projected 10,000 attendees will experience musical performances from both upcoming and established acts. The music, speaker and brand line-up will be announced within the coming months."
Read More here.
 
 


 
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FW17 KNOWSHOW Recap

on 02/02/2017 - 02:48 pm

With KNOWSHOW makings plans to expand to the East Coast later this year, the biannual trade show continues to add value to the Canadian market with each show. With over 275 brands represented at the Fall/Winter 2017 show, there were over 700 attendees from industry leading brands, distributors, buyers, and trend leaders alike.

In addition to the individual presentations happening across the floor, this year also saw the addition of the KNOWMore speaker series that highlighted some of the key issues faced by the market today as well as their solutions.
Below we had a chance to highlight some of the best KNOWSHOW had to offer from Fall/ 2017.



Bringing their one of a kind sneaker c ...

Apparel Textile Sourcing Show Announces Major Expansion

on 01/30/2017 - 11:45 am

Press Release
Canada’s largest apparel and textile sourcing show announces major expansion as Canadian industry imports reach all-time high
Thousands of retailers, manufacturers, designers and industry execs to benefit from 50 percent more exhibit space, new trends showcase and top speaker roster at Apparel Textile Sourcing Show
TORONTO, January 25, 2017 – The apparel and textile industry is alive and well – and thriving – in Canada. That’s the message of organizers of Canada’s largest apparel and textile sourcing show, Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC), which successfully debuted in Toronto in August 2016 with more than 200 booths of mer ...

FW17 KNOWSHOW Chat with Perry Pugh

on 01/30/2017 - 11:20 am

Earlier this month, the KNOWSHOW took place at the Vancouver Trade & Convention centre. We had a chance to chat with Perry Pugh, KNOWSHOW co-founder and GM to chat about the show where they are heading with it.
 
Hey Perry - How was your first show with your new partners?
 
I'm really happy with how this show turned out. It has been a whirlwind year with the transition into a new organization but we set some specific goals and were able to meet them and that is a good start.  
 

The speaker series seems to be a great success. Can you give us some highlights or a look into where you are planning to take this?
 
We sat down with a group of key retail ...

KNOWSHOW Fall / Winter 2017 Registration Open

on 11/07/2016 - 12:16 pm

Registration for the Fall / Winter 2017 KNOWSHOW is now open!  
January 18 - 20, 2017 at the Vancouver Convention Centre to preview the best new products from Canada's best selection of Lifestyle, Action, and Winter sports Brands.
Register Here.
 

KNOWSHOW Heads East in 2017

on 11/07/2016 - 11:56 am

Our friends over at the KNOWSHOW have recently announced / teased that they will be debuting an East Coast edition of their tradeshow in 2017. Details are limited, but it looks like a few things are certain:
 
 
 
1. It will be in Toronto
2. It will take place on June 28/29
3. It will be fun!
 
More info here.
 

KNOWSHOW Spring / Summer 2017 from KNOWSHOW on Vimeo.

KNOWSHOW announces partnership with Cube Business Media and MediaEdge Communications

on 07/15/2016 - 11:38 am

New partnership enhances ability to deliver premium event experience to Canadian action sports, lifestyle and fashion retailers. 

Vancouver, BC – July 18th, 2016 – Vancouver-based KNOWSHOW, a biannual tradeshow for Canadian retailers, announced it is expanding its offerings via a strategic partnership with Cube Business Media and MediaEdge Communications. KNOWSHOW offers Canadian retailers the chance to meet face to face with influential and essential brands, and plan their seasonal product buying strategies. 
“KNOWSHOW is all about introducing what’s in retail stores next season for action sports, lifestyle and fashion brands in the Canadian retail mark ...

KNOWSHOW Registration Open

on 05/06/2016 - 02:09 pm

 
The folks over at the KNOWSHOW just opened up retailer registration for their summer show. The show runs July 20-22 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. For more information about the KNOWSHOW, please see their event listing on CUT & SHOW.