International fashion fair Chic has announced the new venue location. From March 18-20, 2015, the National Exhibition and Convention Center (NECC) in Shanghai, which opens end of this year, will be the new home of Chic. The complex is divided into four wings and the tradeshow will be held in one of these wings.

The NECC is located right next to the Shanghai City Airport Hongqiao. The subway station is located in the entrance hall of the NECC and can be reached easily. Chic will take place in halls 5.1, 5.2, 6.1., 6.2. with a total floor space of 106,000 sqm. All halls are internally connected to each other.

Hall 5.1. is dedicated to Menswear, Casual & Sports and the new section, Influential Chinese Fashion Brands Pavilion, which will give visitors an overview of China’s trendiest and most popular fashion brands and their concepts. Hall 5.2. focuses on Womenswear, Designers‘ Gallery (Chinese and foreign designers) and accessories. In addition, another section titled ‘Future Link’ deals with the latest innovations in technology and store design. Hall 6.1. concentrates on Leather & Fur as well as Downwear. Conncected to hall 6.1. is the ‘Fashion Related Resources’ area. Hall 6.2. presents the Overseas Pavilions where brands from Germany, France and Italy, among others, exhibit their brands.

The Korean tradeshow ‘Preview in China’ organized by the Korean Federation of Textile Industries present itself as a tradeshow in a tradeshow. Another cooperation was declared with EuroShop. The leading fair for shop fitting and interior design will install the EuroShop/C-Star lounge during Chic and invite visitors for talks, info and inspiration.