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GDS in the limelight: last edition in March attracts celebrities + Svenja Holtmann enthuses at opening Show + Nazan Eckes is “Shoe Woman of the Year” + Guido Maria Kretschmer creates a media buzz + Shoe industry looks forward to new GDS concept

14.03.2014

Three days of GDS, three days packed with shoes and stars: from 12 to 14 March the shoe sector got together in Düsseldorf to find out about the collections for the 2014/15 Autumn/Winter season from 800 exhibitors hailing from over 30 countries. The sourcing trade fair GLOBAL SHOES already kicked off a day earlier: from 11 to 14 March to the tune of 270 exhibitors presented their collections at Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre. read more...

GDS & GLOBAL SHOES 2013: Gold is the Trend Colour in 2014

16.09.2013

+ Lisa Tomaschewsky presents ASH at GDS + Great Interest in the New GDS Concept + Light Boots, Pointed Flats and Sport Hybrids are In + APICCAPS and GDS present International Yearbook + Many Sectoral Events during GDS read more...

GDS & GLOBAL SHOES 2013: Trends in Snow +++ GDS convincing as a Business Platform

15.03.2013

At the Düsseldorf shoe trade fairs GDS – international event for shoes & accessories and GLOBAL SHOES – leading trade show for sourcing, 1,158 exhibitors from 39 countries presented the trends for the 2013/14 Autumn/Winter season over three days. read more...

Sneakers, Celebrities and Events: Sneakers most important trend story +++ 69% retailers used GDS for ordering +++ APICCAPS and GDS launch international compendium

10.09.2012

At GDS – international event for shoes & accessories 879 exhibitors from 38 countries presented trends and looks for the 2013 Spring/Summer order season. Add to this 360 exhibitors at the GLOBAL SHOES held concurrently at the Exhibition Centre. read more...

Buyers confirm GDS Trends +++ 2/3 of all buyers placed advanced orders at GDS

19.03.2012

At the Düsseldorf shoe fairs GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories and GLOBAL SHOES – leading trade show for sourcing 1,206 exhibitors from 44 countries presented the trends for the 2012/13 Autumn/Winter season over the three days of the events. Whether from Germany or one of the other 85 visitor countries –GDS and GLOBAL SHOES are where the sector’s decision-makers meet: 3/4 of the 23,150 visitors come from top management. And these were very keen on placing orders. In a survey 2/3 of all buyers reported placing advanced orders at GDS. Striking to note here was that for 29% of all German buyers advanced order volumes were in fact even higher than in the previous season. The figure here amongst foreign buyers stood at just 19%. read more...

GDS and GLOBAL SHOES attract international audience +++ More decision-makers at GDS +++ 82 % satisfied with new sequence of days

22.03.2011

The Düsseldorf shoe fairs GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories and GLOBAL SHOES – leading trade show for sourcing, held from Wednesday to Friday for the first time, closed on a positive note. Approximately 24,500 trade visitors used the three days of the trade fair to gather information on the trends for the 2011/12 Autumn/Winter season and place their orders in Düsseldorf. read more...

New at GDS: More Exciting Brands and a New Improved Trend Concept

15.06.2010

Buyers on the look-out for the most important trends and looks for the 2011 Spring/Summer season will be given a comprehensive overview of the sector at GDS from 10 to 12 September 2010. Some 760 international exhibitors with approx. 1,750 collections will be presenting a comprehensive range of progressive and classic premium brands, fashion quality brands, the colourful street and sportswear scene as well as the latest kids’ fashion. read more...

Much More than a Shoe Fair + 780 Exhibitors: GDS with Two Percent Exhibitor Growth + Strong Market Leaders and Exciting New Discoveries

24.08.2010

From 10 to 12 September 2010, GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories shows all pertinent trends and looks for the 2011 Spring/Summer ordering season. Roughly 780 exhibitors (1,800 collections) from 34 countries will present their comprehensive selections of progressive and classic premium brands, trendy quality brands, colourful street and sportswear, as well as the latest kids fashion, during the three days of the trade fair. read more...

GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories - GLOBAL SHOES – leading trade show for sourcing 12 to 14 March 2010

19.11.2009

As the international meeting point for the shoe sector the GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories held in Düsseldorf from 12 to 14 March 2010 will be the place for information, inspiration and exchanging news. read more...

GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories 13 to 15 March 2009 - Retrospective: 10 Editions of Design Attack

03.03.2009

Since its inception in September 2004 Design Attack has “given birth” to various design and event settings under different mottos at GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories. From 13 to 15 March 2009 this trendy area will be celebrating its 10th anniversary in Hall 3. read more...

GLOBAL SHOES – leading trade show for sourcing 13 to 15 March 2009

11.02.2009

GLOBAL SHOES – the leading trade show for sourcing – held from 13 to 15 March 2009 is all geared up with a comprehensive range despite the difficult economic times. read more...

GDS – International Event for Shoes & Accessories 13 to 15 March 2009

11.02.2009

Strong sectoral platform as important as ever today +++ Comprehensive accompanying programme provides retailers with guidance +++ Opening show to feature British top model Lily Cole read more...

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