SGS to Attend Expo Riva Schuh Footwear Exhibition in India

The Expo Riva Schuh is India’s first trade show dedicated entirely to footwear and leatherwear and as a platform for the entire footwear industry, SGS was pleased to attend this new exhibition event.

Online PR News – 15-October-2011 – – The Expo Riva Schuh India is a new exhibition event that goes beyond the mere display of products: it is the first trade show in India entirely dedicated to footwear and leatherwear. Supported by the Indian Trade Promotion Organisation (ITPO), the event represents a unique opportunity to get a better insight into the specific tools and rules required to operate on the local market.

The first edition of Expo Riva Schuh ( fair was organized in New Delhi, at the Pragati Maidan exhibition centre, and was held from July 28 to 30. Exhibitors came from around 200 countries, with pavilions for both national and international exhibitors.

SGS was pleased to present its leather, PPE and footwear testing services and the event attracted around 2,000 visitors for the duration of its three days. For brands wishing to capitalise on the growth of the Asian fashion market as well as to expand into other new markets, SGS can assist. The global network of SGS softlines ( experts can provide assistance with international development, aiding clients through use of the SGS knowledge base of regulations applicable to international markets.

For more information on SGS Softlines Services, please contact:

SGS Consumer Testing Services
Dr. Karen Kyllo
Deputy Vice President, Global Softlines
SGS US Testing Company
291 Fairfield Avenue
Fairfield, NJ 07004, USA

t: +1 973 575 5252

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With 67'000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 1'250 offices and laboratories around the world.