The denim trade show will be held in the Dutch capital on October 23-24, a chance for the sector to tackle the issue of sustainable fashion, as denim production in particular is condemned for its environmental impact.
Milan has lost Prada, MSGM and N°21. Giorgio Armani, however, will be there in force, both opening and closing the event, which welcomes four new names: Youser, David Catalan, Edithmarcel and Miguel Vieira.
Global threads giant Coats Group said Tuesday that it has become a strategic investor in Twine Solutions, an Israel-based technology start-up “that has developed a revolutionary digital thread dyeing system.”
Denim trade show Kingpins will be kicking off its next edition with a transformers summit on 23 October, followed by the Kingpins Amsterdam show on 24 and 25 October, highlighting the latest denim innovations.
The second edition of Pure Origin, the sourcing event taking place alongside Pure London in July, will focus on the denim industry and its players as a way to explore how to make the popular material more sustainable.