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Vitaloni: the reasoning behind the new dates for MIDO

Vitaloni: the reasoning behind the new dates for MIDO

Regarding the crisis caused by the COVID-19 emergency, the MIDO organisers have postponed the 50th anniversary edition to early July. Giovanni Vitaloni, President of the event, tells us about what led the Board of Directors to this decision which aims at relaunching the industry. Following the evolution of the spreading of the Coronavirus, the scenario

Digital fashion like you’ve never seen before!

The last days of Milan Fashion Week were beset by the Coronavirus. The baton then passed to Paris where the autumn/winter 2020/2021 fashion shows will be taking place until Tuesday, 2 March. 71 fashion shows and 25 presentations are programmed, and these are also in trouble due to the health emergency posed by the Coronavirus.

Fashion in the times of the Coronavirus

In relation to the development of the spreading of the Coronavirus, the MIDO Board of Directors, as we have previously announced, has postponed the 50th edition to late May/mid June (the dates are still to be notified). The decision was made even before the issuing of the Ordinance, signed by the President of the Region

MIDO4U.COM: a digital platform dedicated to the Asian exhibitors to present the new products

As it is evident, the circumstances which have emerged in recent days will prevent most of the exhibiting companies from China from participating in MIDO 2020. As a result, this year, the “Fair East” area (pavilion 7), which traditionally hosts the Asian exhibitors, will not be open. In order to reduce the impact from this

MIDO has provided a new digital platform to those exhibitors unable to participate

MIDO is continuing to monitor the situation surrounding the Coronavirus health warning, paying close attention to all the provisions and recommendations from the World Health Organization, the Italian Ministry of Health and the Italian National Institute of Health. As things stand today, the fair confirm that the 50th edition of MIDO will take place as