For bite free activites, Smart Inovation has developed a sustainable textile finish that is mosquito repellent. ©

11/04/2024 – Introducing “Si Repel Mosquito”

Introducing “Si Repel Mosquito”

A sustainable solution for insect protection

Smart Inovation, a pioneering nanotechnology company from Portugal, has developed a textile finish that aimes to revolutionise inscet protection. “Si ... By  Christine Heywood

Gunold´s “Poly Sparkle”, design by GS UK. © Reiner Knochel

10/04/2024 – Fancy yarns

Fancy yarns

Gunold at the Texprocess

At this year´s Texprocess, which takes place in Frankfurt from April 23rd to 26th, 2024, the long-established company Gunold from Stockstadt will be presenting ... By  Christine Heywood

At Hannover Messe, the team will be demonstrating their technology with a “watch” that has a smart film applied to its back. PhD student Sipontina Croce and student Lukas Roth (right) are conducting research into textiles that incorporate smart films. © Oliver Dietze/Saarland University

09/04/2024 – Virtual skin contact

Virtual skin contact

Smart textiles are making remote hugs tangible

The team led by Professors Stefan Seelecke and Paul Motzki from Saarland University is presenting an innovative technology at the Hannover Messe, which ... By  Christine Heywood

“Caviscreen” shows innovative hotmelt screen printing technology. © Cavitec

09/04/2024 – Cavitec


High precision in coating and laminating

Cavitec, based in Tobel (CH), is a prepreg, hotmelt and coating machines manufacturer for coating, laminating and impregnating. The Swiss firm, part of ... By  Christine Heywood

Eva Baumann (CEO) with Prof. Dr. Klaus Müllers (CFO). © Dr. Bertram Schaedle

09/04/2024 – Change in the CHT Group management board

Change in the CHT Group management board

Eva Baumann becomes new CEO

As of April 1st, 2024, Eva Baumann takes over the position of CEO of the CHT Group. Together with Prof. Dr. Klaus Müller, who acts as CFO, she forms the ... By  Christine Heywood

Fibre Extrusion Technologies (FET) specializes in bespoke fiber extrusion and spunbond and meltblown nonwoven systems. © BTMA

08/04/2024 – BTMA


Advanced fiber focus at Techtextil

The forthcoming Techtextil 2024 exhibition in Frankfurt serves as a platform to showcase advancements in in fiber development, emphasizing fibers derived ... By  Christine Heywood
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CEO, Dr. Timo Hammer. © Hohenstein

At this point, we present the five most read articles of the past week. The ranking is based on your click behavior on the website. By  Sven Ramer