Trendcasting, discussions and market intelligence that spark new perspectives for both brands and retailers.


The State of Fashion 2021: Finding Promise in Perilous Times
With The Business of Fashion President, Nick Blunden

Informa Markets Fashion has partnered with The Business of Fashion to present BoF’s fifth annual State of Fashion report.

Hear from Nick Blunden, President of The Business of Fashion, as he walks through 10 themes that will define the global fashion industry in 2021 and how the continuation of tough trading conditions next year will force companies to find their ‘silver linings strategies.’



Informa Markets Fashion has partnered with the leading consumer and design trend authority, WGSN, to break down the trend narrative and seasonal must-haves for the A/W 21-22 men's apparel, accessories and footwear markets. 

Digital Discovery Session

Watch now on demand a presentation by SOURCING at MAGIC Online and WGSN. Gain fashion insights on the apparel, accessories, and footwear sourcing trends for the upcoming seasons.

Digital Discovery Session

WGSN Mindset Director Amiyra Perkins and Senior North America Menswear Strategist, Noah Zagor present Autumn/Winter 21/22 trends for Menswear, Women's Trend and Women's Contemporary markets.

Within each market, the WGSN experts will unpack the drivers, narratives, and detail product trends (including key items and details, seasonal must haves, footwear and accessories) that buyers and vendors should look to in the coming season. 

Market Insights:
Highlighting Home and Accessories

The home goods and accessories categories have become increasingly important for fashion and lifestyle stores to consider within their merchandise mix.

Here, we highlight three entrepreneurs finding opportunities within the space. 

Digital Discovery Session

WGSN Mindset Director Amiyra Perkins presents Spring/Summer 2021 trends for Women's Trend, Women's Contemporary, Menswear, Footwear, and Childrenswear markets.

Within each market, Amiyra will explore the
drivers, narratives, and product trends that buyers and vendors should look to in the coming season.

Trend Toolkit & Digital Short

Presented By WGSN

Informa Markets  Fashion and WGSN have partnered to bring you an exclusive presentation  on the leading trends for Spring/Summer 2021 for women's trend, women's contemporary, menswear, footwear, and childrenswear markets.

Preview next season's must-have influences, colors, materials, silhouettes, and key items to help guide your purchasing decisions.


Though fashion retail was hit hard this year, the industry always seems to prove resilient. In that vein, Informa Markets Fashion, Management One, and NuORDER collaborated on a Retail Recovery Playbook, hoping to provide some relief for retailers struggling to maintain or advance their footing in the current climate.

This playbook is designed to aid retailers in making informed decisions regarding the future of their business, particularly recognizing digital solutions as necessary for survival, and encouraging buyers to implement them into their practices.

Out Of The Blue:
The New Blueprint For Denim's New Reality

Presented By RIVET

Serving as the denim industry's state of the union, this report outlines overall outlook and analysis in 2020, top trends impacting design, and how shifting wages and materials costs are affecting the industry. 

The State Of Fashion 2020: Coronavirus Update

With The Business of Fashion President, Nick Blunden

The State of Fashion 2020: Coronavirus Update — It's time to rewire a fashion industry faced with a 27%-30% contraction in global revenues. Fashion is currently focused on crisis management and contingency planning, but eventually we must shift towards re-imagining our industry altogether. The Coronavirus Update to The State of Fashion 2020 outlines where we must focus once the dust settles.