Purity material and recyclable: Two polyester yarns were processed into a dense fabric on a high-performance HKS 3-M tricot machine in gauge E 32. © Karl Mayer Gruppe

11/05/2021 – Elastic yet still recyclable

Elastic yet still recyclable

Karl Mayer: Polyester-based tricot fabric with elasticity

Many clothing textiles consist of fibre or yarn mixtures that cannot be separated for the treatment process or only be separated with great difficulty. By  Iris Schlomski

Weko-ProTec: high efficient antimicrobial finishing of nonwoven or technical textiles © Weko

With the non-contact Weko application system, there is considerable potential for savings with regard to the use of resources. By  Iris Schlomski

Laser cutting brings spacer fabrics into perfect shape. High processing efficiency and finely sealed fabrics. © Eurolaser

10/05/2021 – Spacer fabrics

Spacer fabrics

Eurolaser: Perfect shape with laser cutting

More and more processors of modern textiles rely on automated, customer-specific systems from Eurolaser. By  Iris Schlomski

Aralar site in Amezketa, Spain © Aralar

07/05/2021 – Environmentally friendly adult and baby wet wipes

Environmentally friendly adult and baby wet wipes

Voith and Trützschler Nonwovens: Papel Aralar invests in a PM 5

Successful start-up of Papel Aralar’s PM 5. With the recent investment, Aralar has two WLS lines with a total production capacity of 45,000 tons/year. By  Editorial staff

Euratex welcomes the initiative, including the focus on 14 “eco-systems” and the proposal to develop privileged partnerships with trusted partners. © PhotoSG/

07/05/2021 – Europa


Euratex welcomes the EU-Strategy

Euratex, organization of the European textile and clothing industry, welcomes revamped EU Industry Strategy. By  Iris Schlomski

IloveFilo, a new initiative “with” Filo’s exhibitors. © Filo

06/05/2021 – IloveFilo


Filo starts a new initiative with exhibitors

IloveFilo is the name of a new interview format of the yarn fair dedicated to exhibitors and implemented in partnership with them. By  Iris Schlomski

Another season without meetings in person, handshake deals and relaxed socialising after a successful day at the fair: the sustainable fashion scene will have to go without a physical edition of Neonyt in summer 2021 too. © Neonyt, Messe Frankfurt

05/05/2021 – Corona pandemic foils plans

Corona pandemic foils plans

Neonyt: Digital summer season

Physical kick-off of Frankfurt Fashion Week in the summer is canceled. Neonyt brings sustainability to streaming line-up of new FFW Studios. By  Iris Schlomski