The F&A Show – Fabrics & Accessories Trade Show conducted its 17th glorious edition from 9 to 11 March 2018 at Trade Centre, KTPO, Whitefield, Bangalore. F&A Show 2018 was inaugurated by industry stalwarts Neetu Jotwani, Sr. Vice President, Sourcing and Product Development, Myntra Ltd., and Atul Ujagar, Managing Director, Nike India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan. The F&A Show is an integral facilitator of the textile supply chain where manufacturers and suppliers showcased their latest developments. The scope and scale of the F&A Show is representative of a mix of Indian and international companies. Manufacturing companies and suppliers of apparel fabrics, trims, embellishments and related services acquired new customers and augmented their business by participating at the F&A Show. As buyers converge in Bangalore to source, network and update themselves on current and forthcoming trends, the excitement is palpable as industry anticipates a resurge in the economy. This year’s Business Networking Forum (BNF), discussed on topic “Growth of the Indian Textile/Apparel industry under huge challenge…Urgent need for competitive, sustainable development in this area.” The BNF highlighted the opportunities and challenges and how these can be addressed collectively. The forum also aims to provide close interaction amongst the senior professionals on exploring potential collaborations and joint ventures going into the future. This interactive session was held at the Trade Centre, KTPO, Whitefield, Bangalore on 10th March 2018.