The event brings together over a thousand exhibitors from across the world ahead of the 2025-26 fashion seasons. The organisers note that this event will have a focus on high-performance and sustainable fashion.

In the Leatherworld sector of the show, the South African pavilion will return and there will also be a Leather Trends area created.

Meanwhile, the Avantex innovations area will include exclusive partnerships with the IFA Paris fashion design school, the TCBL association and the TUV Rheinland certification body.

Finally, organiser Messe Frankfurt will be showcasing its Texpertise Econogy, a sustainable economy approach launched in February which will help guide visitors in their sourcing choices.