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The Markets Features


New York-Bound Exhibitions See Sunnier Days Ahead

After a challenging first half impacted by poor weather, organizers are counting on pent-up consumer demand to make for a bustling marketplace at the next round of New York fairs.


Las Vegas Fairs Upping the Ante to Lure Buyers

With names like Poggy’s World, CurveNV at MAGIC, Coast Life and Blue, the trade shows in Las Vegas are morphing into an extravaganza.

Domestic Trade Show Calendar: July-December 2015

A list of all the trade shows taking place through the end of 2015.

Las Vegas Project

L.A. Trade Shows Get in Gear

Los Angeles trade-show and market-week organizers are adding fresh elements, aiming to capitalize on robust and growing retailer attendance.

Atlanta Apparel Market

Atlanta Market Reveals More Confident Southern Shoppers

Important fall trends included layering, prints and plaids, mixing different prints, faux and real fur, suede, fringe and trench-style outerwear.

Fashion Industry Gallery in Dallas

Knitwear, Jewelry Lead Buying at Dallas FIG

Key trends included textured and marled knit sweaters and relaxed jackets, printed jumpsuits and long dresses, rose gold jewelry and exotic skin bags.

Dallas Markets

Buyers Bullish at Dallas Market

Leather shirts and moto jackets, slouchy knitwear, statement jewelry, long printed dresses and body-hugging frocks were among the leading looks.

By the Numbers Chart

By the Numbers: Valued at $3B

What’s $3 billion? Just a number? Here are nine things that are valued at about $3 billion. Acquires

The merger between the two e-tailers is expected to boost Menlook’s business in Germany.