Gartex India wrapped up its 3rd edition successfully, setting up a new benchmark for the garmenting and textile manufacturing fraternity in India. The show welcomed 150 exhibitors displaying around 300+ brands across halls 8, 9, 10 & 11 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi in an expanded area of 1,00,000 Sq.Ft.
The show swarmed with visitors/buyers who thronged the venue to witness the incredible mix of products. The 2018 edition of Gartex witnessed 18,100 trade visitors who amplified the spirit of the Show all in a span of three days. The hustle-bustle of visitors entwined with the buzzing, growling and vibrations of the garmenting & textile machinery made the environment exhilarating along with being exciting.
GARTEX Came Alive With Diverse Colours, Brands & Buyers
The high point for the show was the Swiss Digital Printing major, Mouvent – the Platinum Sponsor of Gartex 2018, displayed its most advanced digital printing solution: TX801-digital textile inkjet printer for which it received an overwhelming response. Creora participated in Denim Show as a Platinum Sponsor of the VIP Lounge. Denim Trends was sponsored by Arvind Mills with theme Azurite, and Raymond UCO’s theme was Fun & Freedom under which they showcased their latest products. The Denim Show was supported by DMA, CMAI & ICC, while Denim talks was sponsored by Reliance Industries and Government of Madhya Pradesh.
Brands like Apsom Technologies, (Konica Minolta) Britomatics, Colorjet India Ltd., DCC Print Vision LLP, Mehala, Epson India, Aura, Baba Textile Machinery(India)Pvt. Ltd, EFI Optitex, EH Turel, Fabcare garments and Textile Machinery Pvt. Ltd., Fablook International Pvt. Ltd., Gold Stone International, IMA Asia, J.N. Arora & Co. Pvt. Ltd., Keith Electronics, KMB Papers, Mimaki India, Negi Sign Systems & Supplies Co., Roaches, Stitch Technologies India Pvt. Ltd.(Tajima), Unix, Usmania And Co,Blue Jade,Graphica,Cherian Machines Ginni International Ltd., Bhaskar Industries Pvt. Ltd., LNJ Denim(Unit RSWM Ltd.), and many more International Companies From China,Taiwan & UK also exhibited at Gartex 2018.
The five segments under which the exhibiting companies were displaying their innovations include DIGITEX: An exclusive focus on Digital Textile Printing Technology, EMBROIDERY MACHINES: Highlighting innovations in Embroidery sector, GARMENTING & APPAREL MACHINERY: Showcasing technological developments in the Garment & Apparel manufacturing sector, FABRIC & ACCESSORIES PAVILION: A focused area to source all embellishments & fabrics and DENIM SHOW: A zone that aims to bring together the denim supply chain under one roof.
The versatile platform showcased digital textile printing machines, a complete range of pre & post-treatment equipment, a wide array of inks, sublimation paper, heat transfer machines, sublimation machines & direct-to-garment printing machines which successfully attracted buyers and acted as focal points for networking.
Additionally, the broad exhibit categories at Gartex 2018 included embroidery machines, cutting and sewing machines, fabrics & accessories, needles & threads, laundry & washing equipment, finishing equipment, laser cutting machines, automation and software.
The Show also staged two different educational workshops which focussed on enhancing industry skills conducted by ATDC. The workshop successfully attracted enthusiasts to participate and learn new skills that will help them grow better in this field in the near future.
A Conference on the Denim Industry Denim Talks was conducted on the third day of the show enthralled & engaged audience. The Talks comprised of a series of events to discuss innovations in design and trends besides highlighting the changing technologies on denim manufacturing front. Six eminent speakers chose this medium to spread awareness about the transition in the denim industry.
The conference as well as the workshops staged alongside the exhibition provided a comprehensive show experience to all the attendees. Being India’s fastest growing and one-of-its-kind exhibitions on garmenting & textile machinery, fabrics, accessories & allied industries, Gartex has helped its exhibitors with expanded business contacts through corporate networking besides, locating & reaching out to the target customers.
Visitors Poured in From All Dimensions
This year Gartex witnessed targeted visitors such as Garment &Textile Manufacturers, Garment & Textile Machinery Importers & Exporters, Fashion Designers, Merchandisers, Distributors & Wholesalers. However, more importantly, the show also attracted business owners from smaller towns like Bhilai, Siliguri, Indore, Bhopal & Ludhiana to cosmopolitan cities like Bangalore,Chandigarh & Gurgaon. There were also niche visitors such as fashion students from NIFT to Creative Heads of apparel companies. The common verdict of visitors in one word was ‘great’. Moreover, they all confessed to the fact that the show is getting better every year.
About The Organiser:
MEX Exhibitions Pvt. Ltd. is an international exhibition company with a strong presence of over four decades in the advertising industry, over 20 years in publishing & 16 years in exhibitions. The company has produced more than 100 market-leading trade exhibitions for various segments in addition to publishing various magazines & advertising trade directories of repute. Successful exhibitions are conducted all over India, Dubai, Singapore, Thailand and Africa.