Europe’s Economic Outlook Brightens

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With the European economy and overall global conditions on the upswing, trade show organizers and exhibitors expect a strong second half.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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With the European economy and overall global conditions on the upswing, trade show organizers and exhibitors expect a strong second half.

Business Features

Europe’s Economic Outlook Brightens

Unemployment stabilizing and recovery set to be broad-based in the region by 2015.

clock May 21, 2014Samantha Conti and Arthur Friedman and Lorelei Marfil

A view of Mode City.

Markets

Paris Fairs Fine-tune for Growth

Despite persistent economic challenges, trade show organizers forecast steady attendance for the second half of 2014.

clock May 21, 2014Laure Guilbault

On the runway at Sposaitalia Collezioni.

Markets

Italian Venues Pick Up Pizzazz

A renewed energy is coursing through Italian trade shows, which have taken a more unified promotional approach.

clock May 21, 2014Cynthia Martens

The crowd at Urban Base.

Markets

Germany Focuses on Berlin and Beyond

The German trade fair scene is on the move for the spring 2015 season.

clock May 21, 2014Melissa Drier

Checking out Scoop.

Markets

London Forecast Sees Clouds Lifting

Trade shows are constantly upgrading their offer and focusing on inventive ways to boost numbers.

clock May 21, 2014Lorelei Marfil

Spin Expo in Shanghai.

Markets

Chinese Fairs Take to Brand Building

Trade show organizers and product manufacturers said the Chinese domestic market is more important than ever to garment and textile manufacturers.

clock May 21, 2014Kathleen E. McLaughlin and Kelly Wetherille

Markets

Turkey Ready for Prime Time

Eager to transform its image as merely a textile producer, the country is putting Istanbul at the center of its development efforts.

clock May 21, 2014Seda Yilmaz

Mido

Markets

International Trade Show Calendar

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

clock May 21, 2014WWD Staff

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