Clothing from Hallhuber in a store. The company relies on OSCA, Setlog’s SCM software, to manage their supply chain. © Hallhuber

29/09/2020 – Complete control over the supply chain

Complete control over the supply chain

Hallhuber controls supply chain with Setlog’s software OSCA

Hallhuber opts for SCM platform “Made in Bochum”. Complete control over the supply chain from the suppliers to the central warehouse. By  Iris Schlomski

Freight rates for imports from Asia will increase according to experts. © donvictori0/

25/09/2020 – Covid-19


Setlog warns of bottlenecks

Setlog Bottlenecks in transport capacities increase before China’s Golden Week – Freight rates for sea and air freight from Asia are rising. By  Iris Schlomski

The two leading international trade fairs for technical textiles and nonwovens and the processing of textile and flexible materials are optimistic with a view to the coming editions in Frankfurt am Main from 4 to 7 May 2021. © Messe Frankfurt/Pietro Sutera

24/09/2020 – Hybrid event, sharper profile and change in exhibition halls

Hybrid event, sharper profile and change in exhibition halls

Techtextil and Texprocess 2021

A variety of changes for both fairs including new digital features, a comprehensive hygiene and safety concept, new claims, new exhibition halls. By  Iris Schlomski

Along with the international pavilions, the eight exhibition halls spanning over 200,000 sqm will also include a number of product zones and Group Pavilions. Picture: All About Sustainability, 2019 © Messe Frankfurt

22/09/2020 – International and Hybrid

International and Hybrid

Intertextile Apparel to welcome 3,400 exhibitors

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition will kick off Wednesday, 23rd September, welcoming 3,400 exhibitors from 20 countries and regions. By  Iris Schlomski

Detlef Braun, Member of the Board of Management of Messe Frankfurt: “From large sections of the international home and contract textiles sector, there is a desire to hold Heimtextil 2021.” © Messe Frankfurt

22/09/2020 – Messe Frankfurt plans have changed

Messe Frankfurt plans have changed

Heimtextil 2021 to be held in May

Heimtextil has been postponed from January and will now be held concurrently with Techtextil and Texprocess 2021 in Frankfurt from 4 to 7 May 2021. By  Ilona Schulz

Special markers in the plastic matrix make corresponding applications counterfeit-proof. With the aid of the hand-held measuring device (detector) supplied by Grafe, the customers can quickly obtain the qualitative proof themselves. © Grafe Advanced Polymers

In order to guarantee product protection and prevent brand piracy, Grafe has developed a simple yet elegant solution. Special markers are the basis. By  Iris Schlomski

The UK based textile manufacturer Carrington Textiles obtained the ISO 18184:2019 certification for producing antiviral fabrics proven to deactivate over 99 percent of enveloped viruses © Carrington Textiles

21/09/2020 – Antiviral finish for workwear fabrics

Antiviral finish for workwear fabrics

Carrington Textiles: New antiviral and antibacterial finish for fabrics

ISO certified antiviral finish for workwear fabrics by Carrington Textiles delivers outstanding performance and launderability. By  Iris Schlomski