Première Vision Sport

Press release | September,3rd 2019


The inaugural edition of Première Vision Sport, held on August 14 and 15 in Portland, Oregon, got the collective thumbs up from American and Canadian buyers.

The turnout — with some 2,200 professionals specialised in sports and athleisure attending the show — as well as the calibre of the visiting brands were both highly appreciated by the 58 sportswear specialists brought over by Première Vision for the event, held alongside and in partnership with The Materials Show, the leader of sports footwear material & component sourcing.

Aside from a solid attendance from the major local players — given Portland’s strategic positioning as home to the headquarters of brands, Première Vision Sport also attracted key buyers based in Florida, New York, Montreal and Vancouver. Among them: Adidas, Aldo Group, Amazon Lab126, American Eagle Outfitters, Arc’teryx, Aritzia, Asics, Athleta, Brooks Running, Caleres, Calvin Klein Performance, Camuto Group, Carbon38, Coach, Columbia Sportswear Company, Deckers Outdoor Corporation, Delta Galil, Dick’s Sporting Goods, G-III Apparel, Google Inc, Kohl’s, Lululemon Athletica, Merrell, Michael Kors, Mizuno USA, Nike, Nordstrom, Old Navy, Outdoor Research, PVH, PVH/ Tommy Hilfiger, Quiksilver, Reebok, Sorel, Splits59, Summersalt, Tapestry, Target, The North Face, The Orvis Company Inc., Timberland, Tyr Sport, Under Armour, Uniqlo, Vans, VF Outdoor.


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Press release | July, 24th 2019

the sport apparel sourcing essentials

Première Vision Sport will present its first edition in August 14th and 15th, 2019 in Portland. 58 top companies from 15 countries are registered for the upcoming show.
They will bring an extensive variety of products. Among them, synthetic and natural materials, performance fabrics: reflective, anti-UV, anti-bacterial, fast drying, thermal, windproof, etc.

To discover those specific properties buyers will be guided by PV Performance Codes. These pictograms convey to visitors the invisible and non-tactile qualities and performance features of products.
The latest innovations in trimming will also be displayed thanks to accessories producers.

Original prints and patterns, custom prints and reworked vintage will be brought by designs studios.

This Première Vision offer of exhibitors comes in addition to some 300 exhibitors present at THE MATERIALS SHOW. Première Vision is organized simultaneously and in partnership with the leader of sports footwear material & component sourcing.

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Press release | February, 22nd 2019

Première Vision launches the Première Vision Sport Shows in Portland and partners with American Events’ The Materials Shows to broaden its sportswear offerings

International leader in professional creative fashion trade shows, Première Vision observes and anticipates the needs of the global fashion market to react to its changes.

One of the major strategic development goals for Première Vision today, sportswear has never influenced the world of fashion as much as in recent years. In order to support brands looking for innovations for the development of high-performance fashion pieces, Première Vision launched the SPORT & TECH sector at its Première Vision Paris show last September: a selective and creative offering of high-performance and technical materials for fashion.

Today, Première Vision takes a new step by creating the PREMIÈRE VISION SPORT show in the United States. Organized simultaneously and in partnership with the leader of sports footwear material & component sourcing, American Events’ THE MATERIALS SHOW, this new event will present its first edition on August 14th and 15th, 2019 in Portland, the «Sportswear Silicon Valley». […]

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