It is a pleasure to present to you the latest copy of AOB covering two events – the first is the ‘Preview’ of the fifth edition of the show denimsandjeans.com Bangladesh, all set to start from March 2nd. Grabbing global attention and with rousing success in the previous edition, which witnessed more than 1,700 visitors from top retailers like G-Star, C&A, Celio, Carrefour, Uniqlo, Camieu, GAP, Gloria Jeans, H&M, Jade, Kiabi, Levi’s, Li & Fung, M&S, Otto, apart from denim yarn and jeans producers from Bangladesh and overseas, the two-day denim extravaganza with its theme ‘Denim In Fashion’ is expected to be an even grander affair. Team AOB is covering the event ‘live’ which can also be accessed at our website www.apparelresources.com The second event is a ‘Review’ of the show Garmentech 2016 just concluded in Dhaka, which was also covered ‘live’ by Team AOB. Described as a ‘composite’ event – as country’s apparel manufacturers are moving towards spinning, while spinning companies are adding garmenting capacities – on display were yarns, fabrics, accessories, as well as latest technology software and machine manufacturing companies from across the world. All ‘big heads’ – from owners to operators, top exporters to country heads of buying offices, and even HR and CRS professionals of the apparel industry – were seen at the fair. Besides the above, our news and technology pages make the magazine worth readable.