Challenges and opportunities of the new EU Sustainable Textiles Strategy were discussed at the Workshop. © tonefotografia/

Huge investment will be needed in both technology and people to ensure that the Bulgarian TCLF sectors can become greener and more digital. By  Sibylle Michel

Efficiently, CHIC networks attendees with all retail channels. © CHIC

13/10/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Realignment of the CHIC shows

The CHIC China International Fashion Fair is realigning. With three trade fair dates a year, CHIC proves itself as the universal platform for industry ... By  Sibylle Michel

The organisers are planning a series of live sessions to spark debates on important industry topics and high-growth application areas. © Deepak Davda

The ninth edition of Techtextil India will be held from 12–14 September 2023, for the first time at JIO World Convention Centre (JWCC), Mumbai. By  Sibylle Michel

Mimaki will be hosting the third edition of the renowned Global Innovation Days event from 19 to 21 October 2022. © Mimaki

11/10/2022 – Textile Printing

Textile Printing

Mimaki announces Third Global Innovation Days Event

Global Innovation Days to return for the third time, 19–21 October 2022, reconnecting Mimaki regional offices, partners and customers across the globe. By  Sibylle Michel

Originally scheduled to take place from 20 to 24 November 2022, the 2023 exhibition will continue to be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (NECC). © ITMA

10/10/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

ITMA ASIA + CITME 2022 rescheduled to November 2023

ITMA ASIA + CITME 2022 has been rescheduled to November 2023 due to the uncertain pandemic situation in China. By  Sibylle Michel

Cotton’s been keeping people dressed for over 8,000 years. © Uster Technologies

07/10/2022 – World Cotton Day

World Cotton Day

Cotton – a unique natural fiber

World Cotton Day – on October 7 every year – is a celebration of one of the world’s most important natural fiber. Let’s take a closer look at cotton with ... By  Sibylle Michel

Patagonia founder Yvon Chouinard: “Instead of extracting value from nature and transforming it into wealth, we are using the wealth Patagonia creates to protect the source. We’re making Earth our only shareholder.” © Campbell Brewer

07/10/2022 – Business


New ownership for Patagonia

Patagonia announced new ownership, nearly 50 years since founder Yvon Chouinard began his experiment in responsible business. By  Sibylle Michel