21 - 23 November 2017
Cape Town International Convention Centre, South Africa
Times: 09h00 – 16h00 Tuesday & Wednesday
09h00 – 15h00 Thursday

Join South Africa’s only import sourcing show for the
clothing, textile, footwear and fashion accessory industries.

The main objective of the event is to offer foreign manufacturers as well as local importers and service providers in these industries an opportunity to make contact with Southern African buyers from chain stores, independent retailers, mini chains, boutiques, wholesalers, agents as well as factory/production managers and other important industry decision makers. View and compare a vast range of products and services from around the world including South Africa, India, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Belarus, Estonia, etc. The products on display will include womenswear, menswear, childrenswear, footwear, fashion accessories, home textiles and made-ups, clothing fabrics, yarn, thread, machinery, trims and much more. The Event will once again take place at the world class Cape Town International Convention Centre. The venue is centrally located and within minutes of the popular Victoria & Alfred Waterfront which features a multitude of entertainment, dining and leisure facilities. More than 95% of South Africa’s chain store buying head offices are based in Cape Town which has been voted the most popular tourist destination in Africa. Cape Town hosts over 20 of South Africa’s national chain stores, upwards of 30 mini and regional chains, and many independent retailers and importers.

Why Exhibit

• Network and make contact with new potential buyers
• Re-inforce business with existing customers
• Meet local agents and buyers looking for new suppliers
• Explore business opportunities in Southern Africa
• Research and compare pricing during the event
• Interact with other industry professionals and media
• The Event provides a one-stop-shop for sourcing executives to view products and services from around the world

The Visitors

Chain Stores – Sourcing Heads, Buyers, Merchandisers, Technologists
Independent Retailers, Fashion Boutiques, Mini-Chains, Sports Retailers – Owners, Buyers, Merchandisers, Designers
Manufacturers – CEO’s, Managing Directors, Fabric and Trim Buyers, Production/Factory Managers
Agents, Importers, Distributors and Wholesalers

Buyer Focus

To attract even more quality people to the show, we encourage exhibitors to participate in the complimentary VIP Buyer Invitation campaign. We will invite your top 100 customers or prospects on your behalf to come and enjoy a mouth watering breakfast in the Hall on one of the show days. We will also email each person a week prior to the show to remind them to visit your stand.

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