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04/10/2022 – Intertextile Apparel Fabrics and Yarn Expo Shanghai and Shenzen

Intertextile Apparel Fabrics and Yarn Expo Shanghai and Shenzen

Autumn editions postponed to next year

Originally scheduled to take place in October and November 2022, the Autumn fairs in Shanghai and Shenzen will now be postponed to next year. By  Sibylle Michel

Foreign buyers came back to the fair, and this represented a very important element, exceeding numbers registered in 2019. © Filo

03/10/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

The 58th edition of Filo closed with positive results

The 58th edition of Filo closed registering great results. Among the stands, the work has been intense during the two days, resulting from a constant flow ... By  Sibylle Michel

The Indigo Color technology: Significant savings achieved in water, electricity and chemical usage during fiber production process enhances sustainability of finished products. © Lenzing

Tencel Modal fiber with Indigo Color technology by Lenzing was presented with the award for Sustainability and Innovation at the ITMF Annual Conference ... By  Editorial staff

The latest machine generation RF5 sets benchmarks in terms of quality, performance, availability, efficiency, and machine intelligence. © Reifenhäuser

Reifenhäuser Reicofil announces the sale of an RF5 SMMS 3200 nonwovens line to PFNonwovens for their production facility in South Africa. By  Sibylle Michel

The three winners of the European Fashion Award FASH 2022: Lihi Mendel, Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee; Idan Yoav, Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weißensee; Viola Schmidt, Hochschule Reutlingen © Bernhard Ludewig/SDBI

Three young fashion designers – one student and two graduates – were honoured with the European Fashion Award FASH 2022 during Berlin Fashion Week. By  Sibylle Michel

Michael Jänecke, Show Director of Techtextil and Texprocess, retires with effect from 1 January 2023. © Messe Frankfurt

28/09/2022 – Personnel matter

Personnel matter

Heimtextil, Techtextil and Texprocess with a new management team

The textile trade fairs Heimtextil, Techtextil and Texprocess will be held under new management. Michael Jänecke retires with effect from 1 January 2023. By  Sibylle Michel

The Freudenberg plant at the new site in Nantong, covering an area of around 50,000 square meters, went into operation in 2021: the Apparel Technical Solution Center has now been integrated here. © Freudenberg

27/09/2022 – Expanding innovation capabilities

Expanding innovation capabilities

Freudenberg establishes ATSC Center – Asia

Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel has announced the establishment of the Apparel Technical Solution Center – Asia at its Nantong factory in China ... By  Yvonne Heinen-Foudeh