Medellin is known as the capital of fashion in Colombia and they host many fashion-related events, this year it wasn’t the exception with the ColombiaTex 2023 which took place in Medellin in the 4th week of January.

ColombiaTex is one of the most important events where they promote the textile industry since 1988 where there are exposed the fashion trends. More than 16,000 people attend from more than 60 countries and it is one of the most popular fairs in Latin America, related to fabrics and textiles.

This year, Maersk participated in one of the main conferences, and Josue Alzamora, Global Head of Lifestyle, was the delegate to bear the name of the brand and give the conference entitled “Global logistics trends in the fashion industry” where he exposed how Maersk is an integrator logistic partner that focuses on the customers, has a wide product portfolio to meet the needs of the customers, has been transforming digitally and always looking for ways to make the logistics world more sustainable.

Sustainability has become a strategic imperative for both consumers and our customers.

Josue Alzamora
Global Head of Lifestyle for Maersk
He also explained some macro market trends, and global trades related to the fashion industry and ended up his presentation with some recommendations to reinforce the supply chain and have an integrator logistics partner that can give visibility to the changing markets.

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