HONG KONG — Accessories and footwear suppliers are headed for some major consolidation.
Sourcing executives speaking at the Prime Source Forum, which changed venues this year from the Wan Chai Convention Centre to the Sheraton Hotel in Kowloon, said suppliers will need to get bigger or develop a specialized expertise in order to survive.
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