Spring Fair is more than just a trade show, it’s a hub for knowledge and inspiration, championing all things retail. From recharging your retail know how at the Inspiring Retail Stage, to checking out the latest fashion trends on the catwalk, there’s so much to get involved with whilst you’re here. Check out the Spring Fair agenda and everything that’s new and noteworthy below.
The Inspiring Retail Stage
Your visit wouldn’t be complete without heading over to the Inspiring Retail Stage, as we bring both leading industry experts and rising stars to the stage to give you exclusive trend forecasts, insights, and inspiring Q&A sessions. You might even see a famous face or two! Click below to see the full agenda.
The Moda Stage
Take a front row seat at the Moda Stage for exclusive insights on upcoming trends and the latest developments within the fashion industry. And watch this season’s newest collections come to life in the Moda fashion shows. Check out the full agenda of seminars and fashion shows below.
New Product Showcase
Looking for something unique that no one else has? Head to the New Product Showcase at the front of Hall 4. This is an area of the show where exhibitors launch their brand-new developments, making it THE place for you to discover the most innovative products in UK retail.
The Power of One® stand (Hall 4, Stand G10-H11) will also be hosting experts from Products of Change. Products of Change are a global educational hub driving sustainable change across consumer product markets and beyond. We’re proud to have them return as headline sponsors for the Power of One® campaign, with their experts here at Spring Fair to offer 121 meetings and advice to help businesses become more sustainable. Click below to read more about the Power of One® campaign and the sustainable changes we’ve made onsite.
Sustainability Showcase & Power of One® Stand
We’re recognising eco-conscious exhibitors by collating a selection of the best sustainable products at the Sustainability Showcase, on the Power of One® stand (Hall 4, Stand G10-H11). Also look out for a green leaf icon on the signage around the show to find the exhibitors who are part of the Sustainability Trail. Find out more about this below.
Relax at the Moda Cafe. The perfect spot to take a break from the hustle and bustle of the show floor and enjoy a refreshing drink. Our comfortable seating and welcoming atmosphere make it the perfect place to catch up with colleagues, conduct business or simply unwind.
Relax and recharge in the NAJ - National Association of Jewellers lounge in Moda's, Jewellery & Watch.
The Club treats and rewards buyers from independent or larger retailers at Spring Fair. If you’re a retail buyer and have attended past events, you could receive a Club badge that unlocks VIP perks.
The Sales Lounge is the perfect place to conduct business and make valuable connections. With comfortable seating and a professional atmosphere, it's the ideal spot to meet with clients and close deals. Whether you're looking to expand your network or follow up with existing contacts.
Connect @ Autumn Fair Launchpad
Discover the Connect @ Autumn Fair Launchpad and unveil Spring and Autumn Fair's worse kept secret. Don't miss out on this opportunity to stay ahead of the curve, come check out the Connect @ Autumn Fair Launchpad!
Check out our handy Show layout, to give you an aerial view of the entire show floor. Take note of the colour-coded sector areas and start to plan your route around the show. You’ll also find lots of exciting feature areas including the Inspiring Retail Stage, Moda Stage and the New Product Showcase.
NEW for 2023
Moda has launched the New Jewels Bursary in collaboration with the National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) to give up-and coming jewellery designers a platform to showcase their designs at Spring Fair. Five finalists have been selected, with their designs displayed for all to see by the NAJ Lounge at Jewellery & Watch (Hall 2). The New Jewels winner will be announced live on the Moda Stage, Sunday 5th February 2023.
De Montfort University X Moda
We’re celebrating local, up-and-coming talent at Moda by showcasing the work of final year Footwear Design students from Leicester’s De Montfort University. The students were tasked by DMU to create a shoe inspired by the evolution of the extinct Quagga; a hybrid of a Horse and Zebra. All 16 students’ designs are being showcased at Moda, so head to Hall 2 to see them for yourself and vote for your favourite design. The winner will be announced live on the Moda Stage, Sunday 5th February 2023.
Source Home & Gift
Source Home & Gift is an international sourcing show co-located with Spring Fair. Connecting global manufacturers who pride themselves on responsible manufacturing and sustainable production, with retailers, brands and designers who care about how great products are made. Follow the link below to secure your free ticket.
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