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Retailers Dry off From a Wet Winter to Attend Fashion Market Northern California By Deborah Belgum | Thursday, April 27, 2017 Mick Campion giving a seminar to retailers Retailers weary of a soggy winter in Northern California were in a positive mood at the recent Fashion Market Northern...

Boutique Retailers Turn Out to Order Immediates, Spring Merchandise at FMNC By Alison A. Nieder | Thursday, October 27, 2016 Nancy Provda SAN MATEO, Calif.—The weather outside was Northern California cool and gray, but the mood—and the merchandise—inside the San Mateo Event Center was sunny as retailers from...

Loyal Retailers Shop the FMNC Show in Northern California By Deborah Belgum | Thursday, September 1, 2016 Business was busy at Stan and Alyssa Morris’ booth. The show floor at the Aug. 21–23 run of Fashion Market Northern California was not as full as the April and October events,...

FMNC: 2016 Starts on Optimistic Note By Andrew Asch | Thursday, February 4, 2016 NEW YEAR: The Jan. 24–26 run of Fashion Market Northern California in San Mateo marked the show’s first edition of 2016. Above left, a meeting at the booth for Walls & Associates....

Indian Summer Tempers Buyers at Fashion Market Northern California By Deborah Belgum and Alison A. Nieder | Thursday, October 29, 2015 SAN MATEO, Calif.—Buyers were literally taking the temperature outside to see how much merchandise they needed as they visited the three-day Fashion Market Northern California show...

Post-Vegas Rush at FMNC By Alison A. Nieder | Thursday, August 27, 2015 Silks by Fridaze, left, Yasuko, right Fridaze washable linen collection Indigenous Silo handbags are made in Windsor, Calif., from European materials and handmade hardware. SAN MATEO, CALIF.—For exhibitors—and some buyers—there wasn’t much time between the close of the...

European Collections, Domestic Lines and Artisanal Accessories By Christina Aanestad | Thursday, April 23, 2015 Kippy’s leather jackets Living Royal socks Tractr clothing M Made in Italy Pepaloves Barbosa jewelry Linda Lee Practico SAN MATEO, CALIF.—Retailers on the hunt for Summer and Fall merchandise at the April 12–14 run of Fashion Market Northern California...

Fall and New Resources Key at Fashion Market Northern California By Christina Aanestad | Thursday, June 26, 2014 SAN MATEO, CAL — The San Mateo Event Center was bustling with activity during the June 22–24 run of Fashion Market Northern California, where exhibitors were showing fashion and...

Buyer Focus at Fashion Market Northern California By California Apparel News Staff | Thursday, April 17, 2014 SAN MATEO, CALIF.—Now in its 50th year, Fashion Market Northern California showcased Fall 2014 styles from international brands and domestic labels during its April 11–13 run at the San Mateo...

Fashion Market Northern California Starts 2014 with A Big Buzz By Andrew Asch | Thursday, January 30, 2014 [su_row] [su_column size="1/3"] A piece from the "Wooly Dots" series by Berkeley, Calif.–based Susans [/su_column] [su_column size="1/3"] ORDERS! Retailers placed orders for merchandise at The Crayola Sisters booth at Fashion Market Northern California. [/su_column] [su_column...