Prime Source responds to post-quota issues

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 28 March, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 28 March, 2006, 12:00am

Launched this year, Prime Source is an apparel fair by APLF in response to the new post-quota business environment.

It features a four-day sourcing trade fair and the two-day International Apparel Forum.

More than 180 exhibitors from 24 countries will attend. They will be showcasing raw materials, textiles, trim and accessories, and the latest developments in technology and supply chain management tools.

The forum will discuss key industry issues, such as alternative suppliers to China, new strategies post-quota and the all-important speed-to-market.

There will be discussions and keynote speeches from leading figures in the industry.

Brand names represented will include Mango, adidas, Esquel, Tommy Hilfiger, Jones Apparel Group, Liz Claiborne and H&M.