August 19, 2011
SGS Sponsors 2 Saks Fifth Avenue Presentations at MAGIC Aug. 22-23
FAIRFIELD, N.J., Aug. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SGS Consumer Testing Services announced today that it is sponsoring two presentations from Saks Fifth Avenue executives at the MAGIC fashion industry conference that opens in Las Vegas on August 22. The two sessions at the Las Vegas Convention Center are:
- Reviewing Design Talent (1 pm, Monday August 22, Room S230), an exclusive look inside Saks Fifth Avenue's global designer selection process and the growing importance of their luxury private label brand, plus insights on social media and new marketing and retail concepts. The speaker is Eric Jennings, Vice President and Fashion Director Menswear, Home, Gift and Foods, Saks Fifth Avenue.
- Building a Private Brand: Saks Fifth Avenue Shares Their Strategy (11 am, Tuesday August 23, Room S230), an in-depth discussion about the development of Saks Fifth Avenue's best-selling in-house menswear brand along with expert pointers on growing private label collections into global labels with designer-level price points. The speaker is Sunny Diego, VP DMM Men's Private Brands, Saks Fifth Avenue.
Both sessions will be moderated by Katherine Stein, International Business Development/Sales Manager, SGS Consumer Testing North America. A complete list of MAGIC seminars is available at http://www.magiconline.com.
SGS offers a full range of testing, inspection and auditing services for apparel companies, including factory quality assessment, code of conduct assessment, final random and in-line inspection, regulatory advisory services, care labeling and eco-testing . The company's clients include some of the best-known brands and retailers in the industry. For more information:
About SGS Consumer Testing Services
SGS Consumer Testing Services, a division of the SGS Group, is the world's leading verification, testing and certification company. The company's comprehensive testing, product inspection, process assessment and technical services cover the entire supply chain from product development to retailing for electrical products, wireless products, soft line products, hard line products and food products. SGS' global network and expertise provide a single consolidated source that can help manufacturers, suppliers and retailers reduce risk, improve efficiency and product quality, and ensure compliance to both national and international standards. Parent company SGS Group has more than 64,000 employees and over 1,250 offices and laboratories in 140 countries. For more information about Consumer Testing Services, visit www.us.sgs.com/cts.
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