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Textile Industry

Future of Apparel and Textiles to be Unveiled in Toronto

Clothing that diagnoses, treats health conditions to be previewed to media in advance of upcoming Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada Show, August 20-22

Canada is leading the way in breakthrough technologies in the rapidly-growing apparel and textile industry, with many innovations set to be unveiled to the public at the upcoming Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada (ATSC) show, August 20-22, 2018 in Toronto.

Among the latest advances to be showcased is a line of futuristic clothing – featuring seamlessly-integrated technology – that is designed to both diagnose and treat health conditions. Media members are invited for a sneak peek of the technologies at the following event:

Preview: The Future of Apparel and Textiles Unveiled

Tuesday, June 12, 2018
11:00 a.m. – Noon news conference, followed by demos not open to the public

Textile Museum of Canada
55 Centre Avenue, Toronto
(East of University Avenue, South of Dundas Street West)

Attendees will see first-hand soon-to-be released products that promise to change the face of healthcare, including stylish undergarments that act as an ECG monitor 24-7, alerting users to potential heart rhythm issues and helping doctors identify atypical heart conditions before they progress.

Other items to be previewed include apparel that provides users with remote physiotherapy, meaning patients can receive professional rehabilitation therapy – including heat, electric stimulation and compression treatment – remotely from the comfort of their home.

Produced by JP Communications – the company behind North America’s leading online B2B global trade platforms and – Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada will feature 600 exhibits from more than 20 countries, including unique offerings from the Ukraine. The show provides the thousands of expected attendees with unprecedented networking and business opportunities with international suppliers on Canadian turf.

Media in attendance will hear more details about this year’s ATSC show, which will double in size from 2017 to include additional categories such as accessories, giftware, home electronics, footwear, luggage and housewares and general merchandise as part of the popular China Brand Show, coming to Canada for the first time as part of the event. Ten premier brands from China will also unveil their trending, high-quality collections as they look to collaborate with reputable Canadian retailers.

Among the news conference attendees will be representatives of China Brand as well as senior representatives of the Chinese government – including Mr. E. Defeng, Commercial Counsellor, Economic and Commercial Office of the Consulate General of the People's Republic of China in Toronto – who will announce an upcoming initiative making it easier and more profitable for Canadians to conduct business and trade with China. is distributed twice weekly; Tuesday and Thursday

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