Bread & Butter Berlin has announced a new admission policy whereby those who are not buyers, store owners, press representatives or direct business partners of the exhibiting fashion brands will from now on be charged 500 euros to enter.
Pitti Uomo, the industry’s key trade show for menswear, announced that 1,010 brands will be exhibiting in Florence from June 18 to 21. For the first time, the show floor will include Pitti W, a mini satellite fair for womenswear.
After the launch of Novomania in Shanghai and Chic Young Blood in Beijing, The Hub is the latest professional fashion event to hit the Asian trade show scene and will hold its first edition between 28 and 30 August.
Attendance for tradeshow Chic in Beijing has dropped 10% in one year. But exhibitors say that buyers are much more professional than in the past. Chinese brands are also worried about the change in consumer behavior.