Schoeller debuted its new warp knitted materials containing X4zol™-J for running, trail running, cycling or athleisure categories at the Outdoor fair in Friedrichshafen, Germany © Schoeller Textil

22/06/2017 – Schoeller Textil AG

Schoeller Textil AG

New collaboration - new fibre

Schoeller presents its first fabrics with X4zol-J from Lubrizol By  Iris Schlomski

König+Neurath has been manufacturing office furniture, seating furniture, and spatial systems in Karben, Germany since 1925 © König + Neurath

21/06/2017 – Zünd


Digital into the economic future

The German office furniture manufacturer König+Neurath already invested 2016 in the most modern, digital Zünd cutting technology. By  Iris Schlomski

Following Europe, Asia and America, Messe Frankfurt is expanding its textile event portfolio to encompass Africa © fotolia

21/06/2017 – Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week

Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week

Premières in Addis Abeba

Messe Frankfurt takes a new path by cooperating with Africa Sourcing & Fashion Week. By  Iris Schlomski

Royal State Visit in Milan, Italy! A welcome chance for the textile and fashion industry. © Fotolia

21/06/2017 – Royal State Visit in Italy

Royal State Visit in Italy

Modint and SMI join hands

On the occasion of the State Visit to Italy by Their Majesties of The Netherlands the Italian and Dutch fashion and textile industry will join hands. By  Editorial staff

“We are continuing to work to firmly establish Tencel fibers in this field. Mussel nets have already been tested and are in use in the Northern Adriatic Sea. This Lenzing innovation reduces the contamination of our seas,” Marina Crnoja-Cosic is sure © Lenzing

20/06/2017 – Lenzing


More sustainability in agriculture

Avoiding plastic is also in agriculture a topic of key importance. At Techtextil 2017 Lenzing presented for the very first time a botanic solution. By  Iris Schlomski

Hong Kong - once again the venue of the 12th Prime Source Forum © HKTDC

20/06/2017 – 12th Prime Source Forum

12th Prime Source Forum

The future of fashion sourcing

Over 40 speakers from all over the world spoke on topics related to the T&A business, trade, marketing, financing, new development and technology. By  Vicky Sung, Hong Kong

Machine engineers Brückner Trockentechnik (from Leonberg in southwest Germany), for instance, had issued invitations to a presentation at their stand by Prof. Ernst Messerschmidt. Regina Brückner and Prof. Dr. Dr. Messerschmidt © Sabine Anton-Katzenbach

19/06/2017 – Techtextil/Texprocess 2017

Techtextil/Texprocess 2017

Trade fairs fully focused on future prospects

The Frankfurt twin trade fairs, Techtextil and Texprocess, have once again lived up to their reputation as an innovation platform. By  Iris Schlomski