Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada And TESTEX Announce Partnership

Contact: John Banker
Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada
Phone: (310)403-1105
Contact: Stella Sun
Testex Swiss Textile-Testing Ltd.
Phone: ( 604 ) 498-4077

Toronto – June 15, 2016: Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada, Canada’s first Sourcing tradeshow and TESTEX, the independent Swiss textile testing and certification organization since 1846 and the official representative of OEKO-TEX®, today announced their partnership in the upcoming event in Toronto August 22-24, 2016 at the International Centre.Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada in coordination with the China Chamber of Commerce for Import & Export of Textile & Apparel (CCCT), will connect Canada’s retailers, manufacturers and designers with the world’s major apparel and textile manufacturers in Toronto. Expected garment manufacturing countries to be represented include China, India, Bangladesh, Mexico, USA, Colombia, Guatemala, Honduras, Japan, Peru and more.Show Organizer Jason Prescott, CEO of and said, “We are honored to have the support of TESTEX as a partner of ATSC. They are a globally significant company and show our event’s dedication to supporting accredited goods.”

Marc Sidler, Head of Marketing and Sales of TESTEX said, “Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada allows us, for the first time, to link our manufacturing partners from all over the world with the Canadian fashion industry, including brands, retailers, traders, designers and local manufacturers. This is a unique opportunity for TESTEX, the official OEKO-TEX® institute in Canada, to present our sustainable solutions to the North American market.”

China’s commitment to the event was confirmed through a major study of the global textile and apparel market. Mr. Zhirong Chen, Marketing Director CCCT said, “TESTEX is vital in Europe and Asia and we’re excited to work with them to promote their services in North America.”


TESTEX is an independent Swiss and Certification enterprise. Founded since 1846, TESTEX focuses in textile sector, and has established a subsidiary in Hong Kong with representative offices in Beijing, Shanghai, Seoul, Taipei, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Melbourne, Dublin, Bandung, Vancouver and Manila. Moreover, TESTEX is one of the renowned institutes for ecological textile research and testing of the international OEKO-TEX® Association, and its official representative in Canada, responsible for the independent tests for certification schemes like: OEKO-TEX® Standard 100, STeP by OEKO-TEX®, Made in Green by OEKO-TEX®, ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® and UV Standard 801, etc.


JPC INC runs the most expansive network of business to business sourcing platforms in the USA. Anchored by and, millions of members from around the world use the brands to locate wholesalers and manufacturers. JPC INC CEO, Jason Prescott, is a published author with McGraw Hill. His titles include two best-selling books: Wholesale 101: A Guide To Product Sourcing For Entrepreneurs And Small Business Owners and Retail 101: The Guide To Managing And Marketing Your Retail Business . & host over 3,000,000 wholesale products with over 90,000 manufacturers, wholesaler, importers, exports and trading companies from around the world.