Sebastian Koinder, Managing Director Munich Fabric Start: "To this day we believed that by joining forces we would be able to repeat our success from September. Especially thanks to the numerous exhibitor registrations and the great trust and support from the industry. Unfortunately, the situation is different in the current winter months and has made planning an event impossible." © Munich Fabric Start

13/01/2021 – Munich Fabric Start cancels Fabric Days

Munich Fabric Start cancels Fabric Days

Corona: Fabric Days no longer justifiable

Continued lockdown, high infection rates, and travel restrictions make it impossible to hold Fabric Days Spring/Summer 22. By  Iris Schlomski

Gleistein is world’s first rope manufacturer to take this sustainable step. © Gleistein

12/01/2021 – For a more sustainable future

For a more sustainable future

Gleistein switches to bio-based Dyneema fibres

Gleistein switches its entire portfolio of products made with Dyneema to bio-based Dyneema fibres. By  Iris Schlomski

The program for the digital "Neonyt on Air" 2021 is set. From January 18 to 22, 2021, the digital community format "Neonyt on Air" will enter its second round. © Messe Frankfurt

12/01/2021 – Fashion and sustainability amid the pandemic

Fashion and sustainability amid the pandemic

“Neonyt on Air” 2021

The Neonyt community has a common goal for the entire industry: more sustainability and transparency. Discussions on these topics online from January ... By  Iris Schlomski

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12/01/2021 – Advertorial


The Supply Chain Act: How to implement it correctly!

You produce goods outside the EU? Then you should take a look at the supply chain act. To prevent violations of environmental standards and human rights, ... By  Editorial staff

Purmundus challenge 2020, 3rd prize: Zero – 3D printed sneakers, Svet Abjo I Zellerfeld Shoe Company Inc. © Zellerfeld Shoe Company

11/01/2021 – Looking beyond the horizon: Purmundus challenge 2020 3rd prize

Looking beyond the horizon: Purmundus challenge 2020 3rd prize

3D printed sneakers convince the jury

The Zero – 3D printed sneakers by Svet Abjo, Zellerfeld Shoe Company Inc. is a fully functional custom made 3D printed shoe based on foot scans. By  Iris Schlomski

New digital formats will cover the topics of the international floor coverings industry in May 2021. © Deutsche Messe

11/01/2021 – Leading trade show for carpets and floor coverings

Leading trade show for carpets and floor coverings

Domotex 2021 becomes Digital Day

Domotex will not take place as a hybrid trade show. An alternative business platform is planned in form of the Domotex Digital Day on May 20, 2021. ... By  Ilona Schulz

Car visionary Frank M. Rinderknecht: According to a recent study, every other delivery vehicle is superfluous. © Rinspeed

07/01/2021 – 4th generation CitySnap

4th generation CitySnap

Rinspeed: Mobile parcel stations as a sustainable solution

“CitySnap” reduces traffic, emissions and costs – focusing on customer convenience and efficiency. By  Iris Schlomski