Magic Marketplace starts today where the fashion leaders and trend setters are expecting to make a fantastic review of the latest brands directly on the showroom floor while business minds can partake in the many informative seminars hosted this season. The SOURCE Community Lounge is back this season where show goers can learn, network, and hang out with industry insiders who will be hosting must attend seminars. This season, Hollywood’s hottest stylists will be stopping by to assess product lines and more. SOURCING has an exciting line up of events this season featuring the Wearable Technology showcase, Color and Trend displays and a photo booth to snap a picture to capture the memory.
Retailers are encouraged to pay attention to these trends in 2016. Mariam Salzman, chief executive officer of Havas PR North America, will be at SOURCING tomorrow to discuss what she thinks will shape the year to come and as the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) comes close to passing, show goers will be presented with the five things you need to know now about the trade agreement and how it will impact the footwear sector. Topping this year’s things-to-do at the convention, their Matchmaking program helps you find the right resources faster and easier. Consultants will help attendees navigate the show-floor and connect with exhibitors who meet specific sourcing and production needs.
At MAGIC knowledge is power, they intent to expand attendee’s knowledge of the fashion industry through the complimentary MAGIC Seminar Series. They offer up-to-date new on the industry, strategies to leverage social media and to stay ahead of upcoming trends and more. Series include What the Trans-Pacific Partnership means for the global footwear supply chain, The Future of Menswear and meet winners and finalists of MAGIC’s “What’s Your Fashion Story?” Other seminars include The Rise of Snapchat, Increase Your Sales and Profit with Accessories and more.
The Looks is back and hotter than ever. The parties, seminars and brands this season are to die for. This is where WWDMAGIC features your favorite women’s categories across tow venues and network with industry experts and countless events. WWDMAGIC brings business and play together along with PROJECT WOMEN’s curated environments and events to elevate your show experience. This season CURVENV@MAGIC is featuring lingerie and swim brands, while POOLTRADESHOW will exhibit exciting brands, parties and live art. To register or learn more about MAGIC online visit www.magiconline.com or find links on www.vnewz.net. Get social with MAGIC by tagging @MAGICMarketWeek or using the #MAGICReady, also follow them on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter to stay up-to-date on all MAGIC happenings.