Apparel Textile Sourcing Toronto Pre Show Intelligence

Welcome to the ATSC (Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada) pre-show report.   This report highlights what’s happening during the show, seminars, special events, and the latest trends and innovations.

The day before the show was busy with exhibitors getting set up and prepared for the show.

If you are coming to the show it is recommended you register for the show online. You can also register for the show on location at the event.

ATS show overview

Pantone Trend Area – come see the silhouette and color predictions for the Fall/Winter 2020/21 season. Select exhibitors will also showcase their trends and innovations.

Matchmaking – connecting buyers and suppliers online. Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  

Avenue – highlighting manufacturers that have their own established brands. Buyers have the opportunity to explore their collection for purchasing or private label needs.

Footwear Pavillion – a selection of suppliers showcasing their strengths in footwear manufacturing.

The Wool Association in India is featuring their best suppliers.

Special Events  

ATSC will hold special events on the following days:

Day 1 (Monday, August 19)

The opening ceremony on the fashion show at 9:30 am.

VIP opening reception dinner and drinks at 7:30 pm.

Day 2 (Tuesday, August 20)

Fashion Show – at the back of the venue come to check out the latest fashions on the runway, show begins at 1:00 pm

Networking Cocktails at 2:30 pm in the VIP room

Seminar Series

  • There is the main stage and a secondary smaller stage set up in the Fashion Lab

Day 3 (Wednesday, August 21)

Opportunities for students and fashion groups for in-depth walkthroughs.

Seminar Series

  • There is the main stage and a secondary smaller stage set up in the Fashion Lab

Watch for daily reports published about the show, special events, the exhibitors, and attendees. 


Author: Jeffrey Clark

A management professional with 25 years global experience working with fortune 500 and speciality brands, specializing in lean manufacturing, product, supply chain management, procurement, sourcing, and operations. Proven proactive leadership, vision, creative, and successful strategic business skills to drive revenue and profit growth in highly competitive domestic and global markets. A strong relationship builder, functions effectively as an integral member of a cohesive senior executive team. Proven ability to source, identify and capitalize on emerging trends and niche market opportunities.