THE UK'S LARGEST
FASHION TRADE EVENT

5-7 August 2018 | NEC Birmingham

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

WHEN DOES MODA TAKE PLACE?

Moda takes place twice a year. The next event will be our spring/summer edition taking place 5 - 7 August 2018. 

WHAT ARE THE OPENING HOURS?

Sunday & Monday 9.30am-6.00pm, Tuesday 9.30am-4.00pm.

WHERE IS IT HELD?

Moda is held at the NEC Birmingham across five halls as follows:
Moda Woman: Hall 19 & 20
Moda Accessories: Hall 18
Moda Gent: Hall 20
Moda Footwear: Hall 17 & 18

HOW DO I GET THERE?

Please  click here to visit the Travel & Accommodation page of our website.

WHAT PARKING FACILITIES ARE THERE?

The NEC offers free parking for all visitors to Moda. Simply follow the signs for the show on the complex and the parking attendants will point you in the right direction.

WHERE IS THE NEAREST TRAIN STATION, AIRPORT AND BUS STATION?

Birmingham International Train Station is located within the NEC complex and is joined to the exhibition halls by a covered walkway. 

Birmingham airport is the nearest airport to the NEC. Simply take the free and fast air-rail link to Birmingham International Railway Station located at the upper level of Terminal 1. The train runs every two minutes and only takes 90 seconds. When you arrive just head straight through to the NEC.

If you're traveling by bus, head to Birmingham Airport and from here you can get to the NEC via the free air-rail link. 

DOES MODA OFFER A SEMINAR PROGRAMME?

Moda’s seminar programme is an essential part of any visit to the show, with a hand-picked line-up of industry experts addressing some of the hottest topics of the day. All seminars are free of charge – keep checking here for details of this season's timetable.

Moda also offers a series of retail-focused workshops, each tailored to meet the business needs of the independent retailer. Retail workshops are free to attend but spaces are limited so book early to avoid missing out - keep checking here for details of this season's workshops. 

WHAT'S ON

As the number one meeting point for the UK fashion industry, Moda offers visitors and exhibitors a full programme of events at and around the show.

Catwalk shows throughout the three days showcasing key trends and brands from across the show.

Business-focused seminar programme and retail workshops. 

After-show drinks party and networking event at the close of the show on Sunday, open to all visitors and exhibitors.

 

 

HOW DO I REGISTER TO VISIT?

Visitor registration for the Moda event 5-7 August 2018 will open shortly. For any further information please contact our Visitor Relations Manager Liz Lee on +44 (0) 1484 846069 or via email liz.lee@moda-uk.co.uk

HOW MUCH IS IT TO REGISTER TO VISIT?

Moda is free to register for trade buyers. For non-trade buyers there is a fee of £10, and for students a fee of £5.

CAN I REGISTER MY COLLEAGUES?

Yes, simply click on the ‘Register a colleague’ link on the registration confirmation page or email once you have registered your details. This will automatically complete some of their contact details on the registration form for you. However, you will need to select their buying details, so please ensure you have these to hand prior to registering anyone else. You will each then receive an individual badge for the show.

ARE BADGES VALID ON ALL THREE DAYS?

Yes, your badge enables you to attend the show on all three days.

I HAVEN’T RECEIVED MY E-BADGE. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

If you haven’t received your e-badge, please check your spam/junk email folder as depending on your email settings, the email with your e-badge could accidentally be classed as spam. If it is not in your spam/junk folder, then please contact our data team via data@moda-uk.co.uk who will be able to assist you.

IS THERE A SHOW GUIDE AVAILABLE ON SITE?

The Show Guide featuring full brand listings for all sectors of the show can be picked up at any of the entrances to the show and is free of charge.

WHAT FACILITIES ARE THERE WITHIN THE NEC COMPLEX?

The NEC offers a number of hotels and restaurants on site. Visit www.thenec.co.uk/planningavisit for more information.

You can also explore the endless possibilities of Resorts World Birmingham. From 50 outlet stores and 18 stylish bars and restaurants to an 11 screen cinema and international casino, the complex is an multi-faceted retail and entertainment venue guaranteed to enhance your stay.

Visit www.resortsworldbirmingham.co.uk for more information.

ARE THERE ANY CHILDCARE FACILITIES?

No, there are no childcare facilities. The NEC venue does have baby changing facilities, and you can check their website at www.necgroup.co.uk for further details.

IS THERE A CLOAKROOM AT MODA?

Yes. Cloakrooms are clearly signposted and are located in the atrium area directly outside the Moda halls.

CAN I HIRE A WHEELCHAIR AT MODA?

Yes. The on-site wheelchair and mobility scooter hire service at the NEC is operated by Bartrams, whose telephone booking line is open Monday to Friday from 9.00am to 5.00pm.  A suitable collection point will be arranged when booking.

Tel: +44 (0)1353 653752.  Further details can be found on the NEC website: www.thenec.co.uk/planningavisit/disabledvisitors or www.bartrams.net.

ARE PUSHCHAIRS ALLOWED INTO THE EXHIBITION HALLS?

Yes, pushchairs are allowed throughout all of the Moda halls.

ABOUT US

Moda is organised by ITE Moda Ltd, part of  ITE Group Plc. It is the UK’s largest fashion trade event, regularly playing host to more than 1,250 brands covering womenswear, menswear, footwear and accessories. It is open to trade buyers.

CONTACT US

Please click here to visit the contact us page of our website.

I DON’T WANT TO BE CONTACTED AFTER THE EVENT. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

Every email you receive from us will feature an opt-out link at the bottom which will remove you from our email database. You can use this link at any time.

IS YOUR QUESTION NOT ANSWERED?

Contact Nicole Siswick on +44 (0)1484 846069 or via email at nicole.siswick@moda-uk.co.uk to ask your question.
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