A three-day lifestyle and fashion expo has started at the Radisson Blu Chattogram Bay View, aiming to bridge the gap between online-based women entrepreneurs and buyers.
With the initiative of facebook based group Makeup Shakeup, the expo kicked off on Thursday (24 November) in Mezban Hall at the hotel.
Around 60 renowned women entrepreneurs from Dhaka and Chattogram are taking part in the expo, including popular page Beaute Buffet, Bd Beauty Glamorous, Evercraze, Highlight u Ctg, Aazeen by Anika.
There are stalls having varieties of items including clothes, ornament, home decors, and lifestyle items. Organisers said a hassle-free environment has been ensured for visitors and entrepreneurs. Chittagong Zilla Parishad Chairman ATM Pearul Islam inaugurated the expo on Thursday evening.
Admin of Makeup Shakeup Rahila Sultana Juhi Chowdhury told The Business Standard that women will get the opportunity to purchase products of their choice under one roof at this expo.
“Hopefully, online based entrepreneurs will be able to speed up their business from the expo. The expo aimed at connecting women entrepreneurs and buyers,” she added.
Salma Tonny, proprietor of Goodies Collection said, “The expo has a positive impact on our new customer base. I am getting good response from customers on the first day.”
The organisers said the security personnel of Radisson Blu Chattogram are working diligently to ensure overall security of the fair. All visitors can enter the expo for free. The expo will continue till 26 November.