Febratex confirms the celebration of its 17th edition in 2022
After several date changes due to the pandemic situation, Febratex Group officially confirmed the celebration of the event by a press release issued on 19 April. The largest textile and garment industry exhibition in Brazil, will open doors from 23 to 26 August at Parque Vila Germânica in Blumenau, Santa Caterina
Despite Brazilian textile industry experienced a turbulent period in 2020 due to pandemic and lack of raw materials, last economical figures prove a trend change.
According to Brazilian Association for textiles and garment industry (Abit), textile sector had an estimated turnover of R$ 194 bilion in 2021, projecting a growth of 1.2% for this year. With these positive figures for textiles, Febratex comes in perfect timing. Exhibitors, buyers, and visitors will gather at the biggest textile exhibition held in America; an event that will come full of news.
New features and events at Febratex 2022
One of the main novelties of this edition is the expansion of the exhibition space reaching 30.000 m2 as shown in the general map. The fairgrounds will have 7 physical areas that will occupy 4 sectors of Parque Vila Germânica. Moreover, an additional space to sector 7 will be created, and Gimnasio Galegão will be used as well as an extension fully dedicated to technology for textiles.
Other novelty of this edition will be the exclusive online accreditation though its website, as the physical accreditation point disappears. Registration is free until 15 August. After that the ticket to the event will cost R$50 per visitor. The badge must be printed in A4 to check in at the venue. You can apply here.
Innovation at the core of the event
Febratex Group bets for an edition putting innovation and textiles sustainability as a central core, creating exclusively differentiated space called Febratex Conecta Which goal is to promote knowledge and cooperation between companies of textile and garment industry. This space will be located at sector 3 of Parque Vila Germânica and we’ll find:
- Exhibitions with innovative solutions in sustainable textiles presented by national and international companies
- Citeve’s Green Circle – Portuguese technological center for the fist time in America.
- 3 days of special exhibitor’s conferences
- Febratex Summit 2023 preview with exclusive content with the aim to inspire and innovate.
Start-ups take the stage
This edition will feature a new space: Start-up corner. A space born in 2019 Febratex Summit with the goal to promote solutions in innovation for Brasilian fashion industry. As explains the executive director of Febratex Group, Giordana Madeira “We’ve created an exclusive and accessible environment for start-ups to support them. This space will count with up to 18 start-ups supported by Blusoft curatorship”.
EAS Brasil at Febratex 2022
As we announced, EAS Brasil confirms its participation in the Febratex 2022.
We’re eager to welcome our clients, visitors and representatives at our booth located in Sector 3, booth 10. A space conceived to gather comfortably and to introduce officially our new controller Atlantis PCT-310 in Brazil, launched last February.
Furthermore, we’ll have a special meeting space where you can make an appointment to ask for a software demo or private meeting.
See you at Febratex!