The first edition of Denimsandjeans.com Bangladesh was held on 1st and 2nd March'14 at the Hotel Radisson, Dhaka. It was the first denim show in Bangladesh and inspite of that some of the most reputed denim companies from over 11 countries participated in the show . Over 25 exhibitors , most of them denim mills and other companies in the denim supply chain participated.
The show was an invite only show and inspite of that over 1000 visitors from over 300 companies visited the show making it a hub of denim buyers and professionals for the two days. A large number of brands, retailers, buying houses , agents and others visited the show. Some of the names are :
Benetton , C&A , Carrefour , Celio , CharlesVoegele , Cortefiel , Debenhams , Dewhirst ,El Corte Ingles ,Esprit , Gloria jeans , Grouppo Coin , H&M , HEMA , Hermes , OTTO , Inditex , Kappahl , Kmart , LCWaikiki(Tema) , Levi Strauss & Co , Li & Fung , Marks & Spencer , Mondial , New Times , Next , Perry Ellis , PVH , Redpoint , S. Oliver , Sainsbury`s , Target , Tesco , Tom Tailor , UNIQLO , VF , Wal-Mart
Besides the above all the major buying houses related to denim and sportswear sourcing were present at the show apart all major apparel factories from Bangladesh who make denim and related garments.
Check out some of the highlights of the show from the links given above.