Organizers are considering holding events in September 2020.
Attendance was up at Man and its adjacent coed venue, but Tranoï Bourse was impacted by the French transport strike.
Paris remains a favorite for buyers attending apparel trade shows, but Tranoï’s new director says the city can do more.
The French capital is benefiting from a growing reputation as the global epicenter of men’s fashion.
Visitors and exhibitors increasingly view major Paris trade shows as opportunity for face-to-face relationship building as shows continue to shift toward more curated settings.
Buyers said there was a difference between the struggles of large chain retailers and niche boutiques offering originality.