Given the current situation where travel is restricted and physical shows are postponed or cancelled for the year, the online platform has presented opportunities for B2B interactions in a virtual trade show setting. Till such time that physical exhibitions get back to their original modes of operation, this aspect of digital interaction will continue and will be beneficial for suppliers and buyers.

Considering the vast opportunities of sourcing textiles from India, Texprocil has launched the first virtual edition of ‘Ind-Texpo’, an online exhibition and trade platform from 14 th – 18 th September 2020. The virtual platform will help Indian textile suppliers generate business leads and the B2B meetings will assist in virtual interaction with potential buyers across the globe.

The online ‘Ind-Texpo’ Show will be promoted all across the globe through the respective Indian Missions abroad as well as the local Textile Associations thereby attracting leading buyers to visit the Show. The Council is targeting over 75 exhibitors to showcase their products virtually at the Show with over 200 buyers expected to attend and have one-on- one meetings with Indian suppliers.

The online platform will be live 24/7 throughout the show days and totally secured (GDPR compliant). There is a unique search facility for buyers to identify exhibitors of yarns, fabrics and home textiles. Customised profile pages for each exhibiting company with an opportunity to display unlimited product images and also block any selected patented designs / products etc. The Show will run on the website and can be accessed at web browser and mobile application including IOS and Android using innovative interactive technology creating user friendly experience/environment. Seamless match making opportunity (pre-scheduled/approved meetings) are available along with an Artificial Intelligence Driven Matchmaking System for Buyers & Sellers. Private Meeting rooms, Personalised Schedules, Online Chats & Meeting Facility with Buyers which will also be totally secured are some of the other facilities available.