Within the Amsterdam Metropolitan Area, over 30,000 people at more than 10,000 companies are employed in the fashion industry, which includes countless major brands such as Calvin Klein, Nike and Karl Lagerfeld. Many fashion headquarters are also located here: Tommy Hilfiger’s head office relocated from New York to Amsterdam a couple of years ago and Kuyichi, the world’s first organic jeans brand, has also set up its European headquarters in Amsterdam.

Emerce Fashion

Piet Heinkade 179-181
Pakhuis De Zwijger
Get up to date with technology, fashion and e-commerce at Emerce Fashion, which will bring together more than 300 fashion professi...

Your industry

Find out more about your industry in Amsterdam, with information on the following sectors: tech, logistics, creative, life sciences, financial and bus...


Around 200,000 people work in the creative industries in the Amsterdam Area. Their efforts are seen in the clothes we wear, the games we play and the ...

Who is here

Hear it firsthand from the people who know it best. In these interviews, business owners, directors of European headquarters and other Amsterdam busin...

Slow fashion

Amsterdam is home to more than 100 fashion houses, and it prides itself on being the denim capital of the world. So naturally, the city is no stranger...

Profile: Reblend

Reblend works with fashion designers, interior design and textile producers to produce new yarn from blended, recycled textiles.


The Amsterdam Metropolitan Area is a true fashion hub that’s home to more than 100 fashion houses. Hip, new brands and iconic designers have all flock...