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FN Platform Adds New Lounges and Exhibits

Published on February 06, 2019

FN Platform is elevating the show experience this season. Interactive exhibits, expanded culinary choices and an easy-to-navigate show floor offer attendees a hipper, more engaging event...Joining the event for the first time is a contingency of shoe and handbag manufacturers from Africa under the umbrella of the East Africa Trade and Investment Hub.

“Ethiopia is making some amazing footwear,” she said. “It’s an eye-opener for retailers and manufacturers.” Jordan Saliman, footwear export adviser for the group, explained: “With the industry always looking for new opportunities for sourcing, and the uncertainty of some countries because of tariffs and quotas, the AGOA [African Growth and Opportunity Act] duty-free program represents an opportunity for consideration.” Read more. Source | Foot Wear News

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