Charting a New Course

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Overview

After a tough year, signs of excitement return to the New York trade shows. SEE LIST AT LEFTFOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Coterie is the largest of the New York shows.

Sportswear

Charting a New Course in New York

After a tough year, signs of excitement return to the New York trade shows.

clock December 2, 2009Cecily Hall

Shopping at Texworld USA.

Textiles

Textile Shows Shuffle Logistics

In New York, textile show producers are spreading out their dates for the convenience of their show-hopping attendees.

clock December 1, 2009Suzanne Blecher

AccessoriesTheShow had a 3.9 percent increase in attendance last year.

Accessory Trends

Accessories: A Rebuilding Plan

Trade show executives are aiming to recapture attendance for the 2010 accessories shows by providing special incentives for both exhibitors and buyers.

clock December 2, 2009Sophia Chabbott and Caroline Tell

The red carpet at FashionCenterDallas.

Sportswear

Dallas Show Organizers Step Up Service

Show organizers in Dallas are offering more of everything buyers want.

clock December 2, 2009Holly Haber

Ready To Wear

FIG: Pushing the Programs

The Fashion Industry Gallery is sets plans to both amp up its marketing and to make improvements to the facility in 2010.

clock December 2, 2009Holly Haber

AmericasMart is sprucing up for 2010.

Sportswear

Atlanta’s Building Blocks

AmericasMart focuses on pulling in the crowds.

clock December 2, 2009Elizabeth Thurman

Capsule will expand to the Puck Building next year.

Retail

New Digs for Men’s Wear

The five major wholesale markets are movingor adding venues this season as shows grow.

clock December 2, 2009Brenner Thomas

The National Bridal Market runs March 21 to 23.

Fashion Features

Kids Take the Spotlight in Chicago

Chicago’s Stylemax is increasing coverage of accessories and the children’s market.

clock December 2, 2009Beth Wilson

A packed house at Project.

Sportswear

The Vegas Shuffle

The Las Vegas fashion and apparel trade showsplan for a makeover next year in hopes of attracting new audiences.

clock December 2, 2009Khanh T.L. Tran

Swimwear is key in Miami.

Sportswear

Miami: Playing on Regional Strengths

Despite setbacks, Miami’s trade shows plan to work their assets to attract new audiences.

clock December 2, 2009Rebecca Kleinman

On the runway at ASR.

Sportswear

Action Sports Shows See Bright Future

Action sports lifestyle trade show directors are feeling positive.

clock December 2, 2009Rachel Brown

Sportswear

Packing On the Perks

Los Angeles trade show organizers are trying new partnerships, amenities, format changes and reduced fees to attract new business.

clock December 2, 2009Anne Riley-Katz

The Agenda show has relocated to Huntington Beach, Calif.

Ready To Wear

Domestic Trade Show Calendar 2010

Listings are accurate as of posting, but attendees are encouraged to confirm dates and locations.

clock December 2, 2009WWD Staff

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clock 4hVicki M. Young

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