AAFA International Sourcing, Customs & Logistics Integration Conference to be Held in Miami
AAFA (American Apparel & Footwear Association) will host its 8th annual conference at the Ganesvoort Hotel in Miami, Florida on May 5-7, 2010. The 2010 Conference theme is “What A Difference A Year Makes” and will highlight key and emerging issues currently facing U.S. apparel and footwear brands and their suppliers. Industry experts will share the critical knowledge necessary to move the industry forward after a tough 2009. Key agenda items and themes include: trade and sourcing alternatives, sustainability, product safety, customs, social compliance, and global logistics. Along with in-depth discussions, attendees will also tour the new UPS $30 million hub for Latin America at the Miami Airport and its supply chain distribution center.
The conference keynote addresses will be delivered by Rick Darling, President, LF USA and George Feldenkreis, Chairman & CEO, Perry Ellis International. Special remarks will also be presented by Walker Morris on behalf of the Clinton Global Initiative/United Nations Office of Special Envoy for Haiti.
Why should you attend?
• Discover new ways to chart your global business strategy
The conference will feature speakers from leading companies and organizations including:
• Anvil Knitwear