The Vietnam Edition of Denimsandjeans concluded its 3rd season (June 12th and 13th) at Ho Chi Minh City with a message of “ABSOLUTE SUSTAINABILITY INTO DENIM PRODUCTION PROCESS”.
The show had a participation of over 40 denim supply chain companies. Included, among others, were reputed local garment exporters and leading denim players from South East Asia and Europe. They showcased theirs latest collection and developments for the fall/winter 19/20 season. The list of exhibitors can be accessed here.
The show took off on June 12th with many eminent VIP’s, including Representative of Indian Counsel General, VITAS Chairman Mr Vu Duc Giang, Managing Director Of PPJ International and the Managing Director of VINATEX Ms.
In an opening speech, Mr Vu Duc Giang appreciated the efforts and platform offered by Denimsandjeans Vietnam towards integrating the Denim Industry and showcasing the Vietnamese Denim Industry on a global platform.
Apart from the local denim buyers, buyers from Hong Kong, China, Thailand, Malaysia, Bangkok, USA, Cambodia, Dubai, Netherlands, Germany, Japan, Korea, India and Bangladesh visited the show.
Important brands and retailers including GAP, Lifung, Walmart, Yagi, PVH, Hermes, Target, MGF, H&M, Mast, Coach, Camaieu, Uniqlo, Debenhams, Marks&Spencer, Gloria Jeans, Itochu, Kaufland, bueltel, Chicos, Encore Jeans LA,LH Apparel, Sumitex, Nomura Tradin, Scrovv, Newtimes, Cato Overseas, Group Kaybee, JAF, Canifa, FO International, APGANDCO, C&A, EYEON, Mitsubishi, and buyers from over 175 companies visited the show. All of them expressed their satisfaction and found it a very important platform to meet all the denim supply chain partners at one place .
Garment Factories and buying houses including Saitex, PPJ International, DEMCO, LE & LE, Saigon 1,2 & 3 Garment JSC, Grandmax , Aurora, VIT Garment, Viet Ten, Vita Jeans, Anh Phu Garment JSC, GoldMark, Asmara,Potrade, VISCA Garments, and TP Group visited the show on both days.
The 3rd edition of Denimsandjeans Vietnam also brought TREND AREA – where latest innovations in the denim industry were displayed from all exhibitors. The exhibitors have showcased their F/W ’19 collection in 5 categories at the trend area:
1. Top Two 2. Tone Denim 3. Laser Art 4. Mother Earth 5. We Rock
SEMINARS AND PANEL DISCUSSIONS
The times they are a changing – and so is sourcing: a look at dramatic changes over the last few decades.
STEFANO ALDIGHERI| June 27th – 02.00 PM – Ex Creative Director of 7 For All Mankind from USA and currently creative director at Arvind and very well-known International Denim Expert, talked about the changing dynamics of Sourcing worldwide. The PPT presentation can be downloaded here. Youo can also check out the direct FB telecast of her presentation here.
Future of denim sourcing – Online
SANDEEP AGARWAL | June 27th – 03.00 PM: Founder of Denimsandjeas.com, An International Fashion Website which has been catering the Global Denim Community over a decade. Mr. Sandeep shared his presentation on this topic and informed the industry that they will be launching a global application for the industry. We reproduce her entire PPT presentation here for originality and can be downloaded here . The direct FB telecast of her presentation can be watched here.
How to connect DENIM Supply Chain for Sustainable Development- A Denim Summit By VITAS
DENIM SUMMIT | June 28th – 09.30 AM: Vietnam Textile Organization (VITAS) held a denim summit and made a presentation on the latest treaties and their effect on the Vietnam exports, the topic of the presentation was- “How to connect DENIM Supply Chain for Sustainable Development” This summit witnessed the presence of big heads from Vietnamese Garment Industry . The PPT presentation can be downloaded here . The direct FB telecast of her presentation can be seen here.
The Digital Transformation from Analog to DigitalSIMON KHENG | June 28th – 11.30 AM:
Mr Simon Kheng from Jeaonlogia (Spain) presented the seminar on the above topic. We reproduce her entire PPT presentation here for originality and can be downloaded here .
3D Printing and Its Future
DANIT PELEG | June 28th – 02.00 PM: She is the first Internationally acclaimed fashion designer who printed entire 3D collection at her home. Danit is from Israel and spoke on the above topic. She has been invited to TED Talks recently which received more than million hits on the YouTube. Danit was chosen to be the designer of Amy Purdy’s dress for her dance at the Paralympics Opening Ceremony in Rio 2016. You can download the presentation here and to see the presentation’s live FB Telecast , please click here
Pop Culture and Denim – How Celebrities Affect Trends
In the recently held 3rd Edition of Denimsandjeans Show at Vietnam, the reputed denim consultant Dr Dilek Erik from Turkey made a special presentation about how Pop Culture affected the growth of denim industry globally. In the very interesting and educative presentation she talks how over the various decades the usage of denim has evolved. The PPT presentation can be downloaded here. The direct FB telecast of her presentation can be seen here
RMIT FASHION UNIVERSITY COLLABORATES WITH DENIMSANDJEANS VIETNAM
Denimsandjeans Vietnam had collaborated with RMIT UNIVERSITY VIETNAM for the 3rd edition to promote the local talent and enable them to receive global exposure.
The fashion students of RMIT Vietnam showcased a special denim collection under 4 categories at the Denim Rock N Roll show. The fully functional and wearable collection was displayed at the Trend Zone.
Denimsandjeans brought the skills of Vietnamese students to global audience with this collection. RMIT University Vietnam is the Asian campus of Melbourne-based RMIT University. Starting with just over 30 students in 2001 in Ho Chi Minh City, and then in Hanoi in 2004, RMIT Vietnam now boasts a dynamic student body of over 6,000 in both campuses. RMIT Vietnam offers programs in business, technology, and creative areas. It also boasts an impressive range of extra-curricular activities that encourage students to break new ground in their areas of interest.
Denimsandjeans Vietnam will be back with an another exiciting edition next year and will be in an even more improved and different avatar. To get the latest updates, please subscribe to our newsletter at Denimsandjeans.com and update your email address in our system.
Our Next Denim Destination is INDIA. The India Denim Show is scheduled for August 1st and 2nd at The Hotel Lalit Ashok, Bangalore. For invites for India show, you can register here. For more details, please contact us at [email protected].