EU – The 8th edition of the Cotton Classics Roadshow toured through Austria, Slovenia, Germany, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Poland with a truck and a tour bus from January 18 to March 4, 2016. The trusted concept of the series of events initiated by the textile wholesaler Cotton Classics, A-Schwadorf: To give retailers in conjunction with the representatives of the most important European textile brands an insight into their current product portfolio in a relaxed atmosphere. The brands presented included Atlantis, B&C, Fruit of the Loom, James & Nicholson, Result, Sol’s and Stedman as well as two new additions: Fare und Halfar. According to Cotton Classics, in the first week alone 700 visitors – predominantly textile embellishing companies, but also promotional products distributors and retailers of sports clothes – took advantage of the occasion to inform themselves about the new collections and trusted classics.
After the opening event in Vienna on January 18, the roadshow moved on to a further location in Austria, Graz, before continuing on to Ljubljana on January 20. On January 21, Salzburg was on the tour plan, followed by Hohenems on January 22. Munich was the destination one month later on February 22, followed by venues in Stuttgart, Frankfurt, Düsseldorf and Hamburg. On March 2, Bratislava was on the agenda, followed by Brünn and then on to the final venue in Krakow.