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

 

 

 

 

THE D2C BRAND'S GUIDE TO FASHION WHOLESALE

Explore the benefits of wholesale including scale, exposure, diversification, and stability. Download the guide for an in-depth breakdown on how the wholesale market works and how you can take your D2C brand to the next level. 

 

WHAT RETAILERS WISH BRANDS KNEW

Download What Retailers Wish Brands Knew for tips, quotes, and strategies direct from retailers and buyers to brands that are looking to flourish in today’s post-pandemic fashion landscape. 

Whether you’re an emerging or established brand, gain insight on new marketing and wholesale opportunities and new trends like size-inclusivity and genderless designs for Gen-Z cohorts. 

 

 

 

IMFC SHOPPING GUIDE 

As consumers push for progress in the fashion industry, retailers can respond by diversifying their curations. The IMFC Shopping Guide features the must-know Minority-Owned, Woman-Owned and LGBTQ+-Owned brands as well as re-introducing you to our collection of IMFC Incubator Program participants.

The IMFC Shopping Guide was produced in partnership with Kristen Turner, Founder & Creative Director of Mae Jones Magazine.

RETAIL RECOVERY PLAYBOOK

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.

 

 

BLUEPRINT REPORT 2021  

The 2021 Denim Blueprint Report is a lens into the future of the denim industry covering everything from emerging trends and ones to leave in the post-pandemic era, specific examples of adaptation from your favorite denim brands, and retail revolutions.  

SOURCING REPORT 2021 

2020 brought bankruptcies of some household names like J.C. Penney, Brooks Brothers, Neiman Marcus, and countless others. While the havoc the pandemic wreaked on each link of the supply chain weighed heavily, fashion was already an industry in dire need of reinvention.

Download the Sourcing Report to dive into the state of apparel and footwear supply chains as the business heads into the new year. 

DIGITAL DISCOVERY SESSION

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 its fifth annual State of Fashion report.

Hear from Nick Blunden, President of BoF, as he addresses the 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. 

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. 

 

 

AUTUMN/WINTER 2021-22 TRENDS:
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. 

A/W 21-22 + S/S 22 APPAREL SOURCING TRENDS

Watch an exclusive presentation by SOURCING at MAGIC Online and WGSN, and be sure to download the trend tool kit and get more fashion insights on the sourcing trends for the upcoming seasons.   

 

WOMEN'S AUTUMN/WINTER 21-22 TREND TOOL KIT

After a year of home-centric dressing and picking up new hobbies, consumers will actively seek out bolder, playful influences to deliver newness in comfort-driven casualwear. 

Get the tool kit for a full breakdown on the trend narratives and seasonal must-haves for the A/W 21-22 women’s trend apparel, accessories, and footwear markets.

 

MEN'S AUTUMN/WINTER 21-22 TREND TOOL KIT

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. 

 

WOMEN'S CONTEMPORARY A/W 21-22 TREND TOOL KIT

From big ideas and narratives, to seasonal must-haves and trend checklists, this report will bring you the most valuable insights. Unpack key market statistics while diving into the prints, materials, accessories, and other essentials for five Big Idea trends.

Be ahead of the curve and learn how the pandemic has affected consumer habits and trends. Download the Women's Contemporary Trend Toolkit now! 

SPRING/SUMMER 2021 TRENDS:
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.

SPRING/SUMMER 2021 TRENDS
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.