​Events in the Industry seen from photos in 2019

On January 17, Japan Sewing Machinery Manufacturers Association (JASMA, Chairman: Hachiro Makabe) held a New Year party in Tokyo.

On January 24 - 30, Tokyo International Great Quilt Festival 2019 was held at Tokyo Big Sight.

On February 15 - 16, Osaka Sewing Machine Show took place at INTEX Osaka

On May 14 - 17, Techtextil and Texprocess took place in Frankfurt, Germany, attracting some 47,000 trade visitors.

On July 30 - 31, Shima Seiki held its private show in Tokyo. receiving some 1,100 visitors from about 600 companies.

Brother sponsors World Cosplay Summit held during July 28 - August 4On August 2, Brother organized a workshop for cosplayers, who enjoyed creating their original items using Brother home sewing machines and cutting machines.

CISMA 2019 took place at Shanghai New International Expo Center on September 25 - 28 in the largest scale.

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