The Materials Show Celebrates its 25th Anniversary!


The Materials Show—North America’s leading materials and components sourcing tradeshow for apparel, footwear, auto, tech and more—is proud to announce its 25th-anniversary celebration. That’s over 50 of our semi-annual shows on both the East and West Coasts! In recent years the show has enjoyed record-breaking attendance, and we expect our 25th anniversary to draw in more vendors and attendees than ever.

What to Expect on the Show Floor:

Is this your first Materials Show? For 25 years, the NW Materials Show in Portland, OR has been America’s largest single performance apparel and footwear materials expo of its kind. You’ll encounter vendors from around the world all in one spot, exhibiting the latest natural and synthetic leathers, technical fabrics, prints, sustainable and green materials, hardware, sewn products services, components, and much more. Whether you’re an industry veteran seeking to connect with your vendors or an emerging designer looking for the perfect textile or zipper, we have something for everyone on the show floor! Source your materials and develop your product faster than ever thanks to face-to-face interactions you won’t find anywhere else.

Come Celebrate With Us!

We’re proud of our 25 years as an industry leader. Join us for a celebratory reception, complimentary lunches, and powerful programming. We’re bringing a fresh look to the show with demo stations, inspiration areas, and creative ways to touch and feel the products you’ve been searching for!

Register Today:

The NW Materials Show will be held February 7-8, 2018 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland, OR. Show admission is free and open to industry-related people in the trade. Register online at Hope to see you there!