ATA hosts free sourcing webinar

Published On: April 18, 2024Categories: ATA News, Events

Advanced Textiles Association (ATA) will host a free webinar for both members and nonmembers on how to use textile industry directories to source products and connect with potential partners on April 24, 2024, from 1–2 pm ET. ATA will demonstrate its new VISTA Online Sourcing Directory, Member Directory and Buyer’s Guide and host the Office of Textiles and Apparel (OTEXA) to discuss its Made in USA Sourcing and Products Directory. Each presentation will provide an interactive demonstration of the directory, best practices and more.

 ATA’s new VISTA Online Sourcing Directory provides ways to connect fabricators with the products and partners they need. Key features include company listings, product showcases, custom branding and lead management.

OTEXA’s Made in USA Sourcing and Products Directory is a free online directory to assist buyers in sourcing U.S.-made textiles, apparel, footwear, travel goods, and personal protective equipment (PPE) from U.S. vendors, which include manufacturers, suppliers, distributors, and producers.

The webinar speakers are:

  • Thomas Newberg, International Trade Specialist, Office of Textiles & Apparel (OTEXA)
  • Homer Boyer, International Trade Specialist, Office of Textiles & Apparel (OTEXA)
  • Jonathan Sweet, Director of Content & Member Programs, Advanced Textiles Association (ATA)

For more information and to register, click here.