Florence fashion fair ends with record visitor numbers

The 87th edition of a men’s fashion trade fair in Florence, Italy has closed its doors with a record breaking number of visitors. (Al Arabiya)

The 87th edition of a men’s fashion trade fair in Florence, Italy, has closed its doors with a record number of visitors, the organizers of the event, Pitti Immagine Uomo, said in an official statement Tuesday.

The event welcomed a total of 24,000 buyers with a 15 percent increase from the previous year.

“An excellent performance for the entire Middle East,” a statement read.

During the event, Japan topped the list of the top international markets with 851 buyers followed by Germany, Spain and Britain.

Speaking about the event, Raffaello Napoleone, CEO of Pitti Immagine, said: “This has been a more than encouraging edition of Pitti Uomo, an excellent start to the season marked by great confidence and optimism.”
 

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