8-10 Feb, 2011 presented 2012 Spring summer future trends , 667 exhibitors from 29 countries. Out of the statistics, the top country participating with nearly 47% of PV exhibitors ,were all Italian companies , highest presence at Seduction, Distinction, Relax, Pulsation theme . It seems Italy is back in action as the most dominating of the lots , the influence of Italians as trend-setters is ever since the 11th-16th centuries. And after the economic recession, 2011 seems to bring new hopes and new directions at PV. Italians seems to be reconstructing design vision for this century again. Mario Boselli , Dyloan Studio in the framework of their «Bond» project . What emerges as essential this time is a complementary approach where the web revolutionizes traditional approaches. It brings innovative services, gives rise to newforms of communication, and leads to different types of relationships for B2B & B2C . The show opened its doors to 34 new weavers this time and among them, for the first time, were Russian weavers , consolidating the country’s important linen sector.
Some key exhibitorsMODE ET DECO sarl, RITEX SPA, RICAMIFICIO , SUNWOO, TIANHAI LACE, AKTEKS / NEON, COTE TEXTILES, Links by LEGGIUNo, Top Project by LISA, GIOLICA srl, PANTEX, ALIBI srl, CAVALLERI & C, FCN TEXTILE, JJ EXPORTERSLTD, PROPOSTE srl, RENAUXVIEW, TESSO spa (Tessitura Serica Solzago), UNI TEXTILE, HOLLAND & SHERRY, HIRONEN CO.LTD, SHANDONG NANSHAN, ARSAN TEXTILE, BURCE TEKSTIL,Keresteciler Sitesi, JAEIL FABRIC & CHEMICAL, MIRAE CORP, PONTEX spa, SFAESCION, , KLASIKINE TEKSTILE, RULINENCRISPIM ABREU, MAGLIFICIO RIPA spa, MINAMI CO. Ltd, KUWAMURA/Textile.