Party atmosphere continues on day three at PittiSubscription
The party continued as the sun shone on the third day of Pitti Uomo (Thursday June 16), despite mixed reviews on footfall from some brands.
Pitti packs a punch on second daySubscription
The temperature was rising on the second day of the spring 17 edition of Pitti Uomo (Wednesday June 15) at Fortezza da Basso, Florence, and so it seems were the number of buyers with packed aisles of people jostling to get to where they needed to be.
Busy start to Pitti Uomo spring 17 Subscription
Pitti Uomo’s spring 17 show got off to a damp but busy start in Florence on Tuesday (June 14), with buyers from the UK, Ireland, Japan and the US in attendance.
Are trade shows still relevant? Pitti respondsSubscription
Following news that some UK retailers are drifting away from trade shows and concentrating on building up relationships with brands directly, we ask exhibitors and buyers at the autumn 16 edition of menswear event Pitti Uomo in Florence if they think the format is still relevant. Read the full report from Pitti here
Above, Drapers outlines the highlights from the autumn 16 edition of menswear trade show Pitti Uomo in Florence. Below, buyers and exhibitors give their views on the event.
Pitti attracts record numbersSubscription
More than 25,000 buyers attended the autumn 16 edition of menswear trade show Pitti Uomo in Florence last week, up 4% on the year before.
Drapers Talks: Brands and buyers pleased at busy PittiVideoSubscription
Drapers’ news editor Kirsty McGregor and online content editor James Knowles present the latest edition of Drapers Talks from the autumn 16 edition of menswear trade show Pitti Uomo in Florence.
Menswear industry buoyant despite tough marketSubscription
There was a mood of cautious optimism in the menswear industry this week, with many pointing to quality, pricing and customer loyalty as key to weathering a “tough” market.
Numbers swell on day two of PittiSubscription
Buyers and other visitors streamed into the Fortezza da Basso in Florence for day two of menswear trade show Pitti Uomo on Wednesday (January 13).
Positive start to Pitti despite travel chaosSubscription
The 89th edition of menswear trade show Pitti Uomo in Florence got off to a busy start on Tuesday, despite flight delays caused by adverse weather conditions at the Italian city’s airport.