Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC) Acknowledges the Traditional Owners of Narrm, the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present, and to Elders of all First Nations communities that visit MCEC.

Global Sourcing Expo and Footwear & Accessories Show

  • Tue 21 November, 10:00am - 5:00pm

  • Wed 22 November, 10:00am - 5:00pm

  • Thu 23 November, 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Global Sourcing Expo is a premier event for industry professionals associated with buying and global sourcing of apparel, textiles, and homeware products. The Expo is co-located with the Footwear & Accessories Show Australia, Australia’s dedicated trade-only international sourcing show for footwear & accessory products. With over 800 manufacturers and suppliers from 20+ countries around the world, attendees can network and connect with top players in the industry. Underpinning the success of the Expo is the highly anticipated Global Sourcing Seminars program that runs across the 3 days. This program equips attendees with the latest global insights and knowledge across fashion and design trends, sustainability, sourcing, and supply chain – all delivered by experts in their field. Led by MC Patty Huntington, features and Fashion News Director of Harper’s BAZAAR Australia, this year’s Melbourne Program is not to be missed.

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