What is Fashion Transformer

Fashion Transformer (FT), the B2B platform, offers fashion supply chain practitioners a meeting place to exchange with and learn from each other.  FT echoes with the strong needs of reforming the fashion production and supply chain as a result of the changing consumer patterns in the digitised era, and prevalence of industrial 4.0 in the global development.

Other fashion-related events

Prime Source Forum (PSF) was initiated by APLF in 2006 to address the issue of quota elimination in the apparel industry.  Since October 2013, PSF has been organised by YEH SHEN Ltd together with The Co+Laboration Company under licence of APLF.

PSF is not limited to the sourcing aspect of the supply chain but represents a valuable source of information of the fashion industry. Since its debut in 2006, this unique platform for the global fashion industry is perceived to be one of the most beneficial and effective promotional channels for the industry. Being held in Hong Kong once a year, PSF brings together some 400 senior executives from 20+ countries to discuss the challenges and opportunities that manufacturers, suppliers and retailers are facing in the supply chain of the apparel industry. Read more.

In cooperation with China Chamber of Commerce of Importers and Exporters of Textiles under the Ministry of Commerce, Prime Source Forum Focus on China was in its first debut in Shanghai in October 2014.

World Fashion Design Competition (WFDA) is an international competition for fashion suppliers.  This B2B platform offers producers opportunities to demonstrate their capabilities of manufacturing designed fashion items to their potential clients from around the world at one time.  Unlike other fashion design competitions, WFDA focuses on the collaboration amongst producers, designers and buying offices of multinational brands or e-/retailers.

With an increasing number of design programmes launched around the world, we can see more and more qualified designers who have graduated from renowned fashion institutes looking for opportunities to show off their talent.  How to win orders amid the gloomy global economy and sluggish fashion sales is the key to success.  Strengthening design capabilities to outpace the rivalry seems a win-win approach.  Thus, WFDA emerges to fill this gap - to synergise the collaboration between fashion designers and producers in order to provide international brands and e-/retailers with a broader selection.  Read more.