Attendance at the entrance to the Munich Trade Fair Centre.

Reaching for Utopia

The textile industry is sitting in the midst of the perfect storm: global trade wars and tariff threats; the growth of the experiential economy at the cost of fashion; rising consumer concerns over sustainability, wastage and pollution in the clothing industry; changing priorities and new perceptions of luxury amongst younger consumers; everything anti-trade is gaining traction – streetwear, counterfeiting, irony, casualization, protest; renewed fears of recession.

  • David Shah - ISPO Textrends Jury
    David Shah
    Editor in Chief
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