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Apparel Sourcing Show 2016

Carolyn Son
Apr 26, 2016

Alvanon will be exhibiting at Apparel Sourcing Show 2016! Date: May 17th-19th Location: Grand Tikal Futura Hotel & Convention Center Guatemala City, Guatemala BOOTH #132 The Apparel Sourcing Show is the only trade show in Central America that gathers the complete supply chain of the apparel and textile industry, demonstrating their capabilities and competitive advantages, emphasizing […]

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Are Apparel Retailers Willing to Pay the Cost of Innovation?

Carolyn Son
Apr 25, 2016

Apparel retailers are at once in a world of ‘innovate or die’ and ‘lowest cost wins,’ so forking over cash for innovation hasn’t been as easy as might soon be necessary. Highlighting the outcomes of a recent panel on customer engagement and innovation at the World Retail Congress in Dubai last week, Alvanon President Ed […]

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The Art of Sports Apparel Making Workshop

Carolyn Son
Apr 21, 2016

Alvanon will team up with Studio 317 for a special workshop on “The Art of Sports Apparel Making” Date: April 28-29, 2016 Location: The University of Oregon Portland, Oregon The Art of Sports Apparel Making course will provide participants with a greater understanding of the process by which sports apparel is designed, developed, tested, merchandised and […]

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Alvanon’s Masterclass in The Art of Sports Apparel Making

Carolyn Son
Apr 20, 2016

With global activewear market sales set to reach $83 billion by 2020*, Apparel Business Expert Alvanon offers “Fit: A Technical Perspective” class at The University of Oregon NEW YORK – April 19th, 2016 – Alvanon, the Global Apparel Business Expert, will team up with Studio 317 for “The Art of Sports Apparel Making” workshop, April […]

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Something’s not right about ‘see now, buy now’

Carolyn Son
Apr 11, 2016

Brands need to respond to consumer needs for instant gratification with a strategy for speed – where speed and efficiency in the product development cycle are crucial, warns Alvanon president Ed Gribbin. Click here to read the full article. 

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On-Demand Fashion Brand Ellie Kai Wins Alvanon’s Apparel Expert Mentorship Program

Carolyn Son
Apr 04, 2016

  LONDON— April 4th 2016 — Alvanon, The Global Apparel Business Expert, today announces made-to-order brand Ellie Kai as the fifth winner of the prestigious Dr. Kenneth Wang Mentorship Program. The announcement was made by Alvanon’s CEO Janice Wang.   The Dr. Kenneth Wang Mentorship program was established in September 2011 by Alvanon to mentor […]

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Ellie Kai Wins Alvanon’s Second Apparel Expert Mentorship Program

Carolyn Son
Apr 01, 2016

Global apparel consulting firm Alvanon has named made-to-order brand Ellie Kai as the second winner of its Dr. Wang Mentorship Program. Click here to read the full article. 

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Global Apparel Solutions Expert Alvanon Will Offer Best Practices for Customer Engagement and Innovation at World Retail Congress

Carolyn Son
Mar 23, 2016

Visitors invited to bring along their most challenging questions regarding any aspect of their apparel/retail businesses NEW YORK CITY – March 22, 2016 – Alvanon president and apparel industry business authority Ed Gribbin will chair a three-person panel addressing “innovation” at The World Retail Congress being held April 12 – 14, 2016, Madinat Jumeirah Hotel, […]

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Texprocess Americas 2016

Carolyn Son
Mar 21, 2016

Alvanon will be exhibiting at Texprocess Americas 2016! Date: May 3 – 5, 2016 Venue: Georgia World Congress Center Texprocess Americas provides a platform for leading international manufacturers to present their latest machines, plant, processing, IT systems and services for developing textiles and other flexible materials. This show will be co-located with Techtextil North America, making this that […]

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Op-Ed: Web Meets Brick-and-Mortar: Supply Chain Considerations

Carolyn Son

In the age of fashion immediacy, brands are considering how to leverage digital and physical worlds. Where is this trend headed? Ed Gribbin speaks exclusively to Sourcing Journal. Click here to read the full article.

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