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Thursday, January 29, 2015

SOURCING at MAGIC February 2015

As you most likely are already aware, the MAGIC trade show is coming very soon.  The smart supplier spend a good portion of the week monitoring the activities of SOURCING at MAGIC.  Before heading to the event, let's recap some of the portions you would not want to miss.

What’s happening on the SOURCING at MAGIC floor on February 16-19th?  Here are a few show floor events that should be on your radar:


Tenth Anniversary of the QIZ between ISRAEL AND EGYPT 
  • Celebrate the 10th anniversary of Israel, Egypt and USA signing the Qualifying Industrial Zone Protocol (QIZ).
  • Senior level trade ministry from Israel, Egypt and US in attendance.
  • Ribbon cutting ceremony at the EGYPTIAN PAVILLION.
HOLLYWOOD SEMINARS at THE SOURCE COMMUNITY LOUNGE
  • Learn, network, and hang out in this season’s Sourcing Community Lounge.
  • Industry insiders will be hosting can’t-miss seminars, Hollywood’s hottest stylists will be stopping by to assess your product lines, and much more.
  • Fashion gurus from shows like ABC’s Pretty Little Liars, ABC’s Scandal, The Insider and supermodel EMME will be on hand to discuss:
  • Would Your Line Make It In Hollywood?
  • How Costume Designers Make TV & Film Come To Life
  • Plus Size Fashion: Are You Missing a MAJOR Market Opportunity? 
FOCUS on DUTY FREE
  • Get educated on duty free options between the U.S. and regions around the world. 
  • Opportunities for meetings with manufacturers from Duty Free partner countries as well as top educational seminars such as:
  • FASHION AND GOVERNMENT: KNOWING THE RULES OF THE GAME
  • SHIFTING TRADE WINDS: DUTY FREE OPTIONS UPDATE/ SPOTLIGHT ON QIZ for ISRAEL AND EGYPT  
GLOBAL ARTISANS
  • The SOURCING at MAGIC show floor will house a cultural emporium exclusively dedicated to global artisans.
  • Artists from around the world have been invited to showcase their unique, one of a kind and culture-based products. 
INNOVATION ZONE PRESENTED BY SGIA
  • View live demonstrations from companies specializing in screen printing, sublimation, discharge printing and more.
  • Such as: Decorated Apparel: An Overview of Major Printing Platforms, Print, Cut & Sew: Manufacturing a Custom Garment, Screen Printing: A Behind the Scenes Look, Decorated Apparel: An Overview of Major Printing Platforms. 
AZTEX TRADING DENIM TREND AREA
  • Fiber companies, fabric mills, garment manufacturers, developers of technologies, universities, cutting-edge laundries and authentic handcrafters from around the world gather.
  • Will present innovative yarns, fabrics, and finishes, as well as applications and embellishments crafted by hand.
CHINA BUSINESS LOUNGE
  • Learn how to navigate the changing landscape of manufacturing in China with matchmaking and translation services from industry experts, Manufacturer.com and TopTenWholesale.com. 
BUZZ BOUTIQUE
  • Showcasing new apps, marketing solutions and social media trends relevant to the business of fashion today.
  • Impromptu workshops will be held daily for exhibitors and attendees to learn how these innovative products can help advance their business.
  • On site: Alibaba, TrueShip and more.
About SOURCING at MAGIC:


The world’s most comprehensive fashion sourcing event, SOURCING at MAGIC is where brands, designers and sourcing executives gain access to global resources spanning the entire supply chain. We offer unmatched access to over 43 countries, more than 1,000 apparel, accessories, footwear and home textile resources, plus over 200 fabric, trim and component resources.

Learn more about SOURCING at MAGIC 2015.

Learn more about the MAGIC fashion events taking place in February.  You will most likely want to know more about the Global Artisan Village portion as well.

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