Partnerships & cooperations 2024

Texworld Apparel Sourcing Paris on the side of young talents 

The organising team is committed to donating fabric samples collected for the trend forums and selection committees to fashion schools. We offer schools and young designers visibility to encourage exchanges with exhibitors and fashion brands looking for new talent.

AICP - Académie Internationale de Coupe de Paris


Founded in 1830 by a syndicate of artisan tailors, the AICP has been training specialists in menswear and womenswear (custom-made and industrial clothing manufacturers) using its own geometric construction methodology in patternmaking (Vauclair-Darroux formula) for 180 years.

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Texworld has chosen ESMOD to best respond to the expectations of its exhibitors and visitors looking for young designers. Thus it is through Designers & Fashion Services that ESMOD and Texworld are, together, offering the major players in fashion their expertise, so that everyone can create strong ties, depending on their needs.

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IFA Paris


IFA Paris is a fashion design, marketing and luxury management school. Drawing on the heritage of France's historic expertise in art and design, it teaches the best methods and practices of the luxury sector in general, and fashion in particular, to young people from all backgrounds. Its core values: rigour, elegance, precision and creativity.

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Avantex Fashion Pitch awards the best innovative fashion and textile projects

This event, supported by Avantex Paris, the international trade fair for an advanced and sustainable fashion, offers fashion and textile start-ups international visibility with investors, professionals and media from the sector and of course a grand prize for the winner!  

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The partner of the Avantex Fashion Pitch benefits from an increased visibility among its core target group. It also has the opportunity to become an exhibitor or speaker at the conferences and round tables during the next edition.


The information website for fashion, luxury and beauty professionals.

Fashion Network is an independent French company founded in 2001 by Jean-Philippe Boudy. With over 850,000 subscribers to its daily newsletters and 300 articles published per day, is the leading source of information for fashion professionals worldwide. Reactivity, exhaustiveness, objectivity, independence... are the leitmotivs of our 60 editors around the world. United States, United Kingdom, France, Italy, Germany, Spain, China, Russia, Brazil, Japan, India, Mexico, Portugal, Turkey, Colombia...



INTERLACED is a media, consultancy and events platform highlighting the most innovative developments for the future of fashion, retail and beauty. Kristina Dimitrova, the founder, is also a guest lecturer at Nottingham Trent University, University of the Creative Arts, and Fashion Retail Academy, among others.

Trade fairs, the real mouthpiece for movers and shakers

Giving a voice to feed the debate and making the sector's progress visible is of the utmost importance. This is why Texworld Apparel Sourcing Paris is committed to offering an increasingly sophisticated programme of conferences, round tables and workshops.

ESTIA Biarritz - Chaire BALI

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ESTIA, a French engineering school, is also the organiser of the Chaire BALI

Since July 2017, the BALI Chair has given itself three years to become an information and research centre on the technological disruptions to come for the fashion and textile sector. Its ambition is to help companies understand and integrate the industrial transformation challenges they will face in the coming years. Its members include Belharra (Avantex exhibitor), CETI (partner of the Avantex July 2022 show), Decathlon, Petit Bateau and the ERAM group (visitors to the show). Its fields of study coincide particularly with the topics of the Avantex round tables: circularity & traceability, chain flexibility & performance.