Visitors have the opportunity to chat with Resource Row companies, a value-add for attendees searching for complimentary industry resources, including business development tools, recycling solutions, trend forecasters and textile education materials.
Winter 2021 Virtual Edition Resource Row Exhibitors:
The Apparel News Group, owned by TLM Publishing Inc., has been in business since 1945. The omni-channel media group covers the largest apparel center in the country and its influence worldwide.
It produces a weekly print and digital publication in addition to several specialized supplements throughout the year; e-newsletters/e-blasts; a daily updated website; plus native advertising, video, and classifieds opportunities.
It is a privately held company headed by owner Terry L. Martinez. CEO/Publisher Martinez leads a management staff with combined experience of more than a century in publishing and the apparel and related industries.
New York City-based entrepreneurship and workforce development program that trains and supports women from low-income and immigrant communities to launch fashion careers and businesses. By learning the standard techniques and ethical business practices of the fashion industry, our participants professionalize their sewing and design skills, overcome barriers to employment, and ultimately, change the economics of the industry.
Ecotextile News magazine is the environmental magazine for the global textile and clothing supply chain and is published six times per year as a magazine delivered direct to your door or available in electronic format only. It is published by MCL News & Media and is read by the world's leading clothing brands and retailers and the most forward-thinking textile manufacturers and industry innovators. Established in 2004, MCL News & Media is the leading media platform for the global textile and apparel industries.
FABSCRAP provides convenient pickup of textile waste from commercial businesses in NYC, including: fashion brands, interior designers, tailors, cutting rooms, and the entertainment industry. FABSCRAP is a building an engaged network of students, artists, crafters, emerging designers, and industrial processors to reuse and recycle fabric scraps and utilizes new technologies to maximize diversion from landfill.
Fashion Angel Warrior is a fashion consulting agency working with both start-up and established designers/entrepreneurs to help them grow PROFITABLE businesses. We offer 1 on 1 & Group coaching as well as Online Courses, Project and Digital Management, and NYC/LA/Miami Fashion Manufacturing Tours. From social media and branding, to design, development, tech packs, sourcing fabrics and manufacturers, crowdfunding campaigns, costing, production, sales, PR, and more, we are a one stop shop for fashionpreneurs!
Fashion Mingle is a global platform for fashion industry professionals. We believe that growing a successful fashion business, begins with a strong, local fashion community. That's why we've built local fashion directories for every major city in the world. With 100+ categories, you can find the resources you need to grow your business.
Fashiondex is an apparel industry publisher and consultant specializing in up-to-date, online, in-person and in-print sourcing, design, production, and sustainable fashion information since 1992.
The Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) is the worldwide leading textile processing standard for organic fibres, including ecological and social criteria, backed up by independent certification of the entire textile supply chain.
Maker’s Row is an online marketplace that inspires American businesses to think domestic first. Our unique platform connects American manufacturers and product-based businesses, making factory sourcing easy. We believe in the dream of entrepreneurs, designers, and small businesses, but understand how complicated the process of production can be. Our mission is to make manufacturing in the United States accessible, simple, and painless.
Subscription trend service MintModa storytells fashion trends like no other. The brainchild of trusted forecaster Sharon Graubard and team, MintModa differentiates itself with an easy-to-navigate platform and highly-curated content. MintModa’s highly visual and immersive narratives and at-a-glance approach offer clear direction and inspiration —bringing focus and speed to your creative process, concept development and production.
With over 75 years of experience auditing and certifying processes and products for safety, health and the environment, NSF International is dedicated to helping organizations and industries develop more sustainable products and operations. NSF services help organizations demonstrate their commitment to sustainability and traceability.
NSF International harmonizes multiple verifications and inspections into one fluid process. This increases efficiency and can reduce costs for companies trying to reach and inform today’s increasingly label-conscious consumers. Our textile certification portfolio includes Recycled Content Standard (RCS), Global Recycled Standard (GRS), the Global Traceable Down Standard (Global TDS), Responsible Down Standard (RDS), Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) and the Organic Content Standard (OCS). Additionally, we offer services for companies looking to strengthen sustainability strategy, improve sustainability reporting initiatives or measure and report on GHG emissions.
QUEEN OF RAW is a marketplace to quickly and easily buy unused fabrics online. Because today more than $120 billion worth of excess fabric sits in warehouses around the world! These materials end up burned or buried. And Queen of Raw is here to rescue them.
Making these sustainable materials available to you, at any time, from any place, is Queen of Raw's mission.
Study NY is an ethical contemporary womenswear brand based in New York City. Study NY is defined by conceptual design and sustainability - we want to challenge preconceived ideas of fashion and design. By educating consumers about the craft of making clothing, we hope they will begin to understand what is required of producing a well-made garment that will withstand the test of time.
Textile Exchange is a global non-profit that works closely with our members to drive industry transformation in preferred fibers, integrity and standards and responsible supply networks. We identify and share best practices regarding farming, materials, processing, traceability and product end-of-life in order to reduce the textile industry’s impact on the world’s water, soil and air, and the human population.
THR3EFOLD is an ethical fashion brokerage connecting brands to ethical factories around the world. We find the factory you need and let you take the lead. Additionally, we curate ethical fashion community events troughout the year to connect the industry and create opportunities to push the ethical fashion movement forward.
The United States Fashion Industry Association (USFIA) is dedicated to fashion made possible by global trade. USFIA represents brands, retailers, importers, and wholesalers based in the United States and doing business globally. Founded in 1989, USFIA works to eliminate tariff and non-tariff barriers that impede the fashion industry’s ability to trade freely and create jobs in the United States.
Headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, USA, with regional offices in Hong Kong, SAR, and Dhaka, Bangladesh, and full-time staff in Europe, India, Latin America, and Southeast Asia (Vietnam, Thailand and Indonesia), WRAP is an independent, objective, non-profit team of global social compliance experts dedicated to promoting safe, lawful, humane, and ethical manufacturing around the world through certification and education.