HOSE EXPO HIGHLIGHTS AT A GLANCE

NEW YORK — For the first time, exhibitors will be hosting their own seminars during next weekend’s International Hosiery Expo.
The Hosiery Association did not set up afternoon seminars as it usually does, in order to give exhibitors an opportunity to do so, said Sid Smith, president and chief executive officer of THA.
Following is the lineup for the exhibitor-sponsored seminars.

April 9
“What’s New in Hosiery Testing,” presented by North Carolina State University.
“E-Commerce,” presented by BDO Seidman LLP.
“Supply Change Management and Manufacturing Computer Systems: An Alternative to Buying and Owning,” presented by Network Systems International.
“Unconventional Antimicrobials,” presented by The Virkler Co.

April 10
“Accelerated Continuous Batch Bleach Production Systems,” presented by Marlowe Van Loan Corp.
“Trends in Hosiery — Fashion, Technical and Performance,” presented by Merites Yarns and Carolina Mills.
“Supply Chain Management and Manufacturing Computer Systems — an Alternative to Buying and Owning,” presented by Merites Yarns and Carolina Mills.
“What’s New in Hosiery Testing,” presented by North Carolina State University.
“Technical Process Control and Automation Through Advanced Technology,” presented by Soffrol Systems Inc.
“Wet Processing of Seamless Intimate Apparel and Scents and Aromas,” presented by The Virkler Co.
“Doing Business on the Internet,” presented by US/way Inc.