Body in Fully Fashion technique. Core-spun Lycra with different stretch properties are placed in those body zones where either support or compression is needed. © Stoll

15/05/2020 – Innovation and Inspiration for Knitting

Innovation and Inspiration for Knitting

Stoll: faster from concept to shop

Jörg Hartmann, Head of Fashion and Technology Stoll, and his team developed a new collection with many ideas to copy or as inspiration. By  Editorial staff

Hugo Maurstad: "We believe bringing Odlo back to its core roots and focus will fortify Odlo´s position as the leading outdoor base layer company in Europe." © Monte Rosa

15/05/2020 – New owner

New owner

Odlo is now a part of Monte Rosa

Monte Rosa Sports Holding AG (Monte Rosa), has acquired Odlo International on 13th May from Herkules Fund III. By  Iris Schlomski

The international associations BCI, CICCA, ICAC and ITMF encourage that all those engaged in the cotton and textile value chains jointly and collaboratively to commit. © watcharin/

The International Textile Manufacturers’ Federation (ITMF) and other associations advocate fair and equitable trade practices in the supply chain. By  Iris Schlomski

The Hermes Group continues to write its success story. © Hermes Gruppe

14/05/2020 – Annual Results 2019/20

Annual Results 2019/20

Hermes Group continues on the road to success

In the financial year 2019/20 the Hermes Group increased its consolidated turnover by 9.0 percent to Euro 3.5 bn. By  Iris Schlomski

Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas will now take place October 1 to 3, 2020 at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. © Messe Frankfurt

13/05/2020 – Corona Covid-19

Corona Covid-19

New date for Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas

Due to the worldwide distribution of Covid-19, both fairs were initially postponed to December 2020, but will now take place in October. By  Iris Schlomski

The acquisition of Low & Bonar which was founded in 1903 and headquarters in London means Freudenberg Performance Materials now has 35 production facilities in Asia, Europe and North America (previously 24) and employees some 5,500 employees (previously some 4,000). © Freudenberg Performance Materials

13/05/2020 – The merger was authorized on April 17

The merger was authorized on April 17

Low & Bonar PLC is now part of the Freudenberg Group

Freudenberg Performance Materials expands technological competency and can further expand on its broad product range. By  Iris Schlomski

Christian Moore, CEO of ACG Kinna and Thomas Arvidsson, Vice President of ACG Nyström, spearheaded the new operation. © Borås Tidning

12/05/2020 – From idea to reality in less than a month

From idea to reality in less than a month

Corona crisis: ACG’s new PPE plant

The members of Sweden’s ACG Group have rapidly responded to their country’s urgent need for PPE (protective personal equipment). By  Iris Schlomski