Extraction of samples for chemical analysis (Photos: PFI) © PFI

17/10/2017 – PFI Turns 60

PFI Turns 60

In the beginning was the leather shoe

The success story of the Test and Research Institute Pirmasens (PFI) with a major focus on research and materials testing rests on footwear and leather. By  Iris Schlomski

Inditex Chairman and CEO, Pablo Isla (Left), and IndustriALL general secretary, Valter Sanches, in Madrid on 4 October 2017 © Inditex

16/10/2017 – Inditex and IndustriALL

Inditex and IndustriALL

Global Framework Agreement is 10 years old

Inditex and IndustriALL celebrate the tenth anniversary of their Global Framework Agreement, a pioneering initiative in the global garment industry By  Editorial staff

Snap - and it “clicked“ © Rinspeed

13/10/2017 – CES Las Vegas 2018: Rinspeed

CES Las Vegas 2018: Rinspeed

Rinspeed: new mobility ecosystem

Snap - and it “clicked“: Rinspeed presents comprehensive mobility ecosystem that also offers stationary use at the CES Las Vegas 2018. By  Iris Schlomski

The Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen © Messe Frankfurt (HK)

12/10/2017 – China


Tax reduction in China

Reducing the financial burden on companies by means of tax incentives supporting innovation and stabilizing growth is one of the most important tasks for ... By  Editorial staff

“Being honored as one of the 50 most innovative companies in the world makes us very proud“, said Amsilk CEO Jens Klein © AMSilk

Amsilk GmbH, the world's first industrial supplier of synthetic silk biopolymers, has been chosen as one of the 50 most innovative companies in the world. By  Iris Schlomski

In April Rusavata celebrated the inauguration of its new Truetzschlerline for production of hydroentangled nonwovens at their headquarters in Rjasan and owns now a modern and highly flexible spunlacing line with a monthly production capacity of more than 700 tons © Trützschler

Rusvata is the only company in Russia which has integrated the complete chain of cotton processing for cotton wool and gauze. By  Iris Schlomski

Prof Wang Xungai, director of Institute for Frontier Materials, Deakin University, current president of FAPTA passing the baton to the the next president, Prof John Xin, head of PolyU ITC © Vicky Sung

10/10/2017 – The 14th Asian Textile Conference

The 14th Asian Textile Conference

“Disruptive Innovations for Textiles and the Supply Chain”

This year, the 14th edition of ATC was held in June in Hong Kong, hosted by the Institute of Textile & Clothing (ITC) of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University ... By  Editorial staff