Intelligence | How Trade Shows Are Adapting to the Digital Age

Pitti Uomo Magical Tour by F. Guazzelli | Source: Pitti Immagine

LONDON, United Kingdom — Physical trade shows, held over a few days in large exhibition halls, have long been the most effective and efficient way for suppliers to showcase and sell their products to customers. But today, the internet is making it increasingly easy to exchange information and conduct business regardless of physical location. On top of this, with the global economy in a state of turmoil, buyers are being more

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Chanel’s stride, A second life in China, Milano Unica’s appeal, Malandrino deal, Wise investor

Chanel Spring/Summer 2012 | Source:

Chanel Never Breaks Stride (NY Times) Suffice to say, the Chanel show had everything, from novel materials to feathered chiffon prints to jackets with ties formed by the linings. (“It’s a stupid idea,” Mr. Lagerfeld said, with a shrug, “but stupid ideas can be good ideas.”) Above all, the Chanel show had no feeling of being stuck. The shapes were agile and youthful, for going places, and that’s really all that matters. Aging

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