Trade Show

The scene inside the Milano Unica textile trade show 33rd edition running July 6 to 7, 2021.

Textiles

Textile Makers at Milano Unica Look to U.S., China, Women’s Wear for Growth

The two-day textile trade fair showed Italy’s unique supply chain’s resilience and ability to pivot.

clock July 9, 2021Martino Carrera

Pitti Uomo Archives: scene at Pitti Uomo 97th edition.

Mens Designer Luxury

A Look Back at Pitti Uomo’s 100 Editions of Men’s Fashion

As Pitti Uomo marks its 100th edition, WWD looks back at the trade show’s defining moments through the years.

clock June 30, 2021WWD Staff

Street style outside Pitti Uomo.

Mens Fashion

Pitti Uomo: The Mecca of Men’s Street Style

From the so called “peacocks” to the effortless chic look of international professionals flocking to Florence for the most important men’s event of the year, Pitti Uomo built a reputation for itself as the privileged stage for the most diverse and extravagant men’s street style.

clock June 30, 2021WWD Staff

The Pitti Filati research area inside the Stazione Leopolda venue in Florence.

Textiles

Pitti Filati Returns to Physical Format Amid Surge in Prices of Raw Materials

Spinners at the three-day Florentine textile trade show displayed reassuring yarns and fanciful options.

clock June 30, 2021Martino Carrera and Sandra Salibian

MC2 Saint Barth Spring 2022

Designer and Luxury

‘Mini Me’ and Vibrant Tones: The Biggest Children’s Wear Trends at Pitti Bimbo

The Pitti Bimbo children’s wear trade show makes a physical comeback in Florence from June 30 to July 2.

clock June 30, 2021Alessandra Turra

The Fondazione Sozzani Tazzoli Milano hosting the WSM physical activation.

Fashion Features

WSM Continues to Be Hotbed for Young, Sustainable Brands

The three-day “phy-gital” trade show, that closed on June 21, showcased sustainable fashion in more ways than one, including panels and workshops.

clock June 24, 2021Martino Carrera

Matilde Gioli fronting the White Milano ad campaing dubbed "Sign of the Times.

Markets

White Milano Plots Size and Scope Expansion in the Aftermath of COVID-19

With its five-year business plan, the trade show operator is planting the seeds to boost Milan’s attractiveness and support Italy’s SMEs.

clock June 16, 2021Martino Carrera

The scene at Mido 2019.

Eyewear

Exports of Italian Eyewear Drop 25.8% in 2020

The Italian eyewear industry is gearing up for the upcoming edition of Mido, running June 5 to 7 in a digital-only format.

clock May 19, 2021Martino Carrera

A brand on show at the upcoming White Milano digital-only trade show running Feb. 25 to 28.

Markets

White Milano Partners With Camera Della Moda’s Fashion Trust

The trade show organizer is hosting its next WSM “phygital” showcase June 19 to 21.

clock May 4, 2021Martino Carrera

Street Style at Pitti Uomo.

Fashion Scoops

Pitti Uomo, Salone del Mobile to Go Ahead With IRL Events  

Pitti Uomo’s summer 2021 edition is running June 30 to July 2, while Salone del Mobile is scheduled for Sept. 5 to 10.  

clock April 28, 2021Martino Carrera

Diesel Living's booth at Salone del Mobile.

Business Features

September’s Salone del Mobile Uncertain, Trade Show President Exits

Despite the government’s green light, exhibitors of the furniture and interior design trade show seem unlikely to jump onboard.

clock April 23, 2021Martino Carrera

Cosmoprof's new ad campaign that will be used to promote the format's events in 2021.

Beauty Features

Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna Calls Off 2021 Main Physical Event

The Luxe Pack and MakeUp in Paris trade shows also tweaked their annual schedules.

clock April 14, 2021Sandra Salibian

An image from Frankfurt Fashion Week's new brand identity.

Retail

Further Details Emerge on Germany’s Newest Fashion Week in Frankfurt

Organizers reveal their new brand identity, a tough focus on sustainability goals and uncertainty about how the pandemic will impact plans for a “hybrid” trade show and conference.

clock April 14, 2021Cathrin Schaer

The Cuoio di Toscana "Twenty21" capsule collection made of leather usually employed for outsoles.

Textiles

Lineapelle Digital-Only Edition Shows Potential of Italian Tanneries

Tanneries at the two-day digital trade show showcased tactile and earth-toned leather, as well innovative and sustainable solutions for spring 2022.

clock March 26, 2021Martino Carrera

The scene at Mido 2019.

Fashion Scoops

Mido Is the Latest Trade Show to Go Digital

Due to the ongoing health emergency, the trade show is holding a digital-only event, scheduled for June 5 to 7.

clock March 22, 2021Martino Carrera

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