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Seminars at Apparel Textile Sourcing Germany will cover a wide range of topics presented by successful members of the apparel industry or government. Topics include Fashion, Sourcing, Logistics, Marketing, Best Practices, Government/Trade Agreements and more. Interested in speaking at an ATS Show? Click here

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2019 Featured Seminars

September 11, 2019

Digital PD and the Speed to Market

11:45  -  12:30

Digital Product Development is one of the technologies driving the ever-increasing speed-t0-market demands of the apparel industry. As consumers become more indoctrinated into the fast-paced access to products, how apparel brands streamline their product development process will be the key…

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European Trade, Updates on Policy and Predictions for 2020

11:45  -  12:30

The European economy predicted to see its seventh year of uninterrupted growth in 2019. The consensus for the entirety of the EU, however, is uncertain due to external influences which include global trade tensions and the uncertainty of existing trade…

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To be the Disruptor or the Disrupted

1:15  -  2:00

The supply chain of our industry has been disrupted constantly.  The era of World Factory/China is gone and made-in-China is quickly becoming made-by-China. Chasing cheap labor has become chasing trade agreement.  Sino-US trade war has nothing to do with the…

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Strategic Sourcing for Europe

2:00  -  2:45

The European Apparel Market is one of the most influential regions in regards to Global for the Fashion Sector. Brands and Retailers Based in this part of the world must understand the dynamics of how to best plan and implement…

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Global Sourcing – Where is the next China?

2:45  -  3:30

Although the trade tariffs imposed by the current US Administration have not impacted sourcing for Canada, there are many macros considerations that brands and retailers must consider in today’s ever-changing world. Jeff will look at the key criteria for sourcing…

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Protecting Your Brand

3:30  -  4:15

WRAP President and CEO Avedis Seferian discusses how ethical sourcing can aid your company in becoming (and remaining) a competitive force in today’s rapidly evolving global apparel marketplace.

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September 12, 2019

How to Win in Luxury Retail

11:00  -  11:45

The Luxury Apparel Market is one of the most popular by consumers and sought after arenas by aspiring designers. Yet how do you actually penetrate into the world of luxury and create a business that is not only profitable but…

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The World is Watching: Sustainability and Retail

11:45  -  12:30

Sustainability has been a popular buzzword in the Apparel Industry for some time. But what does sustainability mean for the retail sector in particular? Gerwin Leppink, Europe Representative at Worldwide Responsible Accredited Production (WRAP) will dive into this important topic and…

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Think Local Go Global: The Art of Launching a Brand in Todays Crowded Market

1:15  -  2:00

What it takes to launch a brand in todays crowded market. Former DKNY and Adidas Exec walks us through the success stories of start ups and legends and what we can learn from leading CEO’s. Join us for a conversation…

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ATS Germany Fashion Show

2:00  -  3:00

Apparel Textile Sourcing Germany includes a professional runway show and an opportunity to network. The Fashion show is held on day two of the three-day sourcing event. We showcase looks from local German Designers, International Brands, and the latest garment…

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The Luxury Digital Marketplace

3:00  -  3:45

The digital world is changing how brands and retailers in the luxury apparel market are interacting with the consumer. The unique brand experience is one of the elements of the sector that sets it apart from all others. Join Julian…

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Strategies for Powering your Business with Technology

3:45  -  4:30

From marketing to retail to supply chain management, technology is changing the way we do business. The companies who adopt innovative ways to streamline their operations, cut costs and reduce lead times will experience a competitive edge over those who…

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September 13, 2019

Need Capital? Finding the Right Investment Partner 

11:00  -  11:45

Torsten Waack van Wasen, Chief Operations Officer at Alteri Investors will give an overview of how apparel companies can raise capital through investment partnerships. Torsten has over 20 years of experience in e-commerce and the retail sector.

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Optimal Logistics and Distribution Strategies in Europe

11:45  -  12:30

Sourcing raw materials, fabrics and manufacturers are only a few components of the concept-to-consumer apparel process. Getting your products to market is a crucial step that is often overlooked in terms of efficiency by brands and retailers. Join Matthijs Crietee,…

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What is the Middle Market Doing in Europe?

12:30  -  1:15

Fast fashion, luxury, and discounted apparel make quite a splash, but what about the middle market? There is growing popularity of the middle-priced apparel goods that fit somewhere between value and luxury. This grey area is and will continue to…

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Swimming With the Sharks – the New Consumer 

1:15  -  2:00

Christian Feuer, Managing Director Go Global Retail Brand Investment Platform will explore the character profile of the modern consumer and what factors determine their buying behaviors. Christian is a global leader with over 30-years of experience. His core strengths are strategic…

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Artificial Intelligence in The Fashion Industry

2:00  -  2:45

Apparel suppliers are utilizing the use of artificial intelligence (AI) to help streamline the manufacturing processes with the goal of increasing speed to market and reducing cost. On the retail front, companies are using AI systems to automate customer engagement,…

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