17th – 18th October, Sadler’s Wells, London EC1
(minutes from Angel tube station)
The SOURCE EXPO showcases inspirational suppliers and manufacturers from all over the world, working to fair trade, ethical and organic standards, linking them directly with hundreds of designers, retailers and brands.
Now in its third season, the event includes a programme of seminars, introducing new products and exemplary supply and production systems, a DESIGNER PAVILION showcasing some of the most inspirational design led fashion from around the world and a trends area.
Source Expo 2010 was attended by hundreds of representatives of major retailers, independent brands, designers, mainstream press, buyers from stockists of ethical brands, including: Marks and Spencers, Vivienne Westwood, Arcadia Group, Ted Baker, Tesco, John Lewis, Monsoon, Debenhams, Burberry, Ben Sherman, ASOS, Dorothy Perkins, Aubin and Wills, New Look and many others.
What they said about Expo 2010
“AS A DIRECT RESULT OF THE EVENT, WE WILL NOW BE STOCKED IN OFFSET WAREHOUSE, THE JUNCTION BOUTIQUE AND RUBY PLUM.”
CHARLOTTE BRAMFORD Knock on the Door, Exhibitor 2010
“AMAZING – LOVED IT! VERY INSPIRING, THOUGHT PROVOKING, BENEFICIAL…”
CHARLIE LAMB Designer, Creation 26
“WE’VE ALREADY TAKEN ORDERS ON OUR STOCK RANGE, ARE WORKING ON QUOTES FOR SPECIAL PRODUCTION AND HAVE MADE SOME FANTASTIC CONNECTIONS FOR LONG TERM PARTNERSHIPS”
PRAMA BHARDWAJ Mantis World (Ethical production in East Africa), Exhibitor 2010
“WE HAD A CONSTANT FLOW OF PEOPLE VISITING AND INTERESTED IN US ₀ FROM REPRESENTATIVES OF BIG NAMES LIKE VIVIENNE WESTWOOD AND MONSOON TO SMALLER BRANDS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD – FROM GERMANY, SWEDEN TO THE U.S. AND URUGUAY.”
PIETER THERON Norman Hangers, Exhibitor 2010