The demand in the global textile coatings market is projected for a CAGR of 3.9 percent during the forecast period of 2017 to 2025. © Transparency Market Research

04/05/2020 – Market for textile coatings is growing and growing

Market for textile coatings is growing and growing

Current study by Transparency Market Research (TMR)

Market research company sees good opportunities for textile coatings in the coming years. By  Iris Schlomski

To successfully enter cross-border e-commerce, know-how is required. © Unsplash/Ken Yam

04/05/2020 – Advert


Cross-Border Commerce

In 2018, e-shoppers generated sales of more than 1.1 trillion euros worldwide – one of the reasons why more and more retailers want to internationalize ... By  Editorial staff

André Rehn: “Cancelling the event is a particularly severe blow for us, as the mtex+ was supposed to be held with a modernised concept and a very attractive programme at our new Carlowitz Congresscenter at the heart of Chemnitz for the first time.” © C³ GmbH

30/04/2020 – Chemnitz


Corona crisis: 2020 mtex+ cancelled

Chemnitz organisers considering forward-looking forums using the mtex+ brand. By  Iris Schlomski

Synthomer becomes a major world-wide player in water-based polymer solutions. © Synthomer

30/04/2020 – Speciality chemicals

Speciality chemicals

Synthomer has completed its acquisition of Omnova Solutions Inc

The transaction creates a global speciality chemicals company with significant scale and a strong platform from which to invest in future growth. By  Iris Schlomski

Daniel Harari: “We would like to highlight some of the amazing efforts that some of our customers have put forth to reorient their production apparatus to the manufacture of face masks and protective apparel. It is positive actions like this that will help protect medical personnel and others from this virus.” © Lectra

30/04/2020 – Message from Daniel Harari, Lectra's Chairman & Chief Executive Officer on the Corona crisis

Message from Daniel Harari, Lectra's Chairman & Chief Executive Officer on the Corona crisis

Corona crisis: Continuing technical support!

For the past few weeks, we are living through an unprecedented and unpredictable situation due to the spread of the coronavirus throughout the world. ... By  Editorial staff

The 12th hermes Barometer: 42 percent purchase CO2 certificates to support climate protection projects and 39 percent try to increase their energy efficiency in industrial real estate. © Hermes Europe

28/04/2020 – Only every fifth company records its CO2 balance

Only every fifth company records its CO2 balance

Sustainability in Supply Chain Management?

The result of the 12th Hermes Barometer on “Sustainability in Supply Chain Management”: Lack of pressure to take action causes passivity. By  Iris Schlomski

ITMA Asia + CITME: Originally slated to be held in October, the combined show will now take place from 12 to 16 June 2021 at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (NECC), Shanghai. © moofushi/

In light of the current coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, ITMA ASIA + CITME 2020 has been rescheduled, despite receiving strong response from exhibitors. By  Iris Schlomski