Global Sources celebrates 10 successful years of its fashion show
Asia's largest one-stop sourcing event for fashion opens today with 1,700 booths
HONG KONG, October 26, 2016 – Global Sources (NASDAQ: GSOL) opens the largest fashion show in Hong Kong today at AsiaWorld-Expo, bringing together 1,700 booths of fashion items from China and throughout Asia spanning four categories:
Top suppliers from mainland China, Hong Kong, Korea, India and throughout ASEAN are gathering at Global Sources Fashion show, allowing buyers to efficiently source fashion products including apparel, bags and luggage, fashion jewelry, underwear and swimwear, scarves, footwear and fabrics. The show also features 500 exhibitors who accept small orders and 400 exhibitors promoting their own designs and brands.
President of Global Sources Fashion Group, Livia Yip, said: “This year marks the 10thanniversary of Global Sources Fashion show. It has become the largest sourcing event in the region. Our show has helped tens of thousands of global buyers to source quality fashion products from China and Asia.”
“This fall, we have expanded the bags and luggage pavilion, introducing 15,000 fashion and casual bags, luggage and backpacks, which is the largest collection ever in Hong Kong,” added Yip.
Other highlights of the show are:
Value-added services to enhance the supplier and buyer experience
Among the thousands of buyers pre-registered to attend the show are Adidas, American Eagle Outfitters, Bossini, Cortefiel, Cotton On, Debenhams, Fossil, Furla, Gap, Giordano, Kate Spade, Laura Ashley, LCX, Mary Kay, Max Mara, Primark, Puma, Ralph Lauren, Ripley and Zalora.
The show is supported by local and industry organizations including Hong Kong Apparel Society, The Federation of Hong Kong Watch Trades & Industries and Hong Kong Institution of Textile and Apparel. International organizations including Malaysian Knitting Manufacturers Association, Gifts Association Singapore, Malaysian Gifts & Premium Association, Malaysia-China Chamber of Commerce, Taiwan BAGS Association, Taiwan Textile Federation and Taiwan Hosiery Manufacturers’ Association are also supporting the events.
The Global Sources Fashion show is complemented year-round by the industry’s leading websites: Fashion Accessories &Footwear and Fashion Apparel & Fabrics. Updated daily, each site delivers exclusive content, including Analyst’s Choice, an unbiased selection of new and innovative products from exhibitors and leading brands in the region.
Opening hours for the show are:
Buyers can find more information about the Global Sources Electronics show and pre-register to attend at http://www.globalsources.com/exhibitions .
More information about Global Sources is available on the company’s corporate site ( http://www.corporate.globalsources.com ), Facebook and Twitter (/globalsources).
About Global Sources
Global Sources is a leading business-to-business media company and a primary facilitator of trade with Greater China.
The core business facilitates trade between Asia and the world using English-language media such as online marketplaces (GlobalSources.com), trade shows, magazines, and apps.
More than 1 million international buyers, including 95 of the world’s top 100 retailers, use these services to obtain product and company information to help them source more profitably from overseas supply markets. These services also provide suppliers with integrated marketing solutions to build corporate image, generate sales leads and win orders from buyers in more than 240 countries and territories.
Now in its fifth decade, Global Sources has been publicly listed on the NASDAQ since 2000.