DEFI is an original platform created in 1984 to support and accelerate the development and transformation of the French fashion industry. DEFI therefore works towards the growth of fashion companies, the emergence of responsible fashion, the stimulation of digital and technological innovation, the promotion of French manufacturing and savoir-faire as well as the protection and development of France’s image and attractiveness.
Menswear & Kidswear
PROMAS INTERNATIONAL encourages the international development of French menswear and childrenswear companies. Each year, PROMAS INTERNATIONAL emphasizes France’s participation in the business world of these two industries with promotional actions in key specialized professional media outlets. With the support of DEFI, PROMAS INTERNATIONAL develops and diffuses the digital catalogue of French menswear and childrenswear companies around the world (see PROMASLIST below)
Research, discover and connect with French Menswear - Kidswear brands. Qualified contacts available 24/7. PROMALIST.com is dedicated to promoting the international development of French men's and kid's fashion companies. This online guide will transform your business exchanges.
French Footwear Federation - We represent the dynamics of all the French professionals linked to the shoe business and defend their interests and savoir-faire. Since 1929, we put forward and federate companies which consider technical skills, creativity and competitiveness as essential. Today, we support over 200 brands by organizing targeted operations aimed at informing, canvassing and promoting both in France and internationally.
The Fédération Française du Prêt à Porter Féminin’s mission is to bring together and represent the French fashion industry. The aim is to carry and accelerate their growth through innovative activities in France and internationally. Thanks to a strong base of members representing diverse economic models and regions, the Fédération guarantees an operational assistance to fashion business directors regarding industry’s main challenges, in particular adapting to the digital era, wholesale, brand financing, sustainable development, and export. The fashion industry is undergoing a profound transformation, and new consumer behaviour is forcing businesses to reinvent their structures and rethink the entire fashion system. Thanks to its network and partners, the Fédération is at the center of these new issues and helps French fashion maintaining and expanding its unique position in the world.
Francéclat is a professional organisation for economic development serving the watchmaking, jewellery and tableware sectors. In line with its public service remit, it implements collective actions in several areas with the aim of supporting businesses and sectors in terms of: design & innovation, standards and regulations, production systems, statistical and economic surveys, growth in France and internationally.
Founded in 1873, BOCI Trade Association unites three main business families : fashion jewellery, precious-metal jewellery and craft sub-contractors & suppliers. BOCI guides and supports them in all phases of their entrepreneurial development in France and abroad. As a facilitator, supporter and defender of the interests of its 150 members, BOCI is the link between industry, creators, public authorities and partners of the sector.