Silk has never been a big business for Uster – only a niche for which Haettenschwiler, who played an outstanding role in developing User Statistics, showed his passion. © Uster Technologies

26/11/2021 – The doyen of silk testing

The doyen of silk testing

A little-known aspect of Uster Technologies

Silk would not normally spring to mind in relation to a company for quality management in traditional yarn spinning, but there is an interesting chapter ... By  Editorial staff

The Performance Days team is now investing all its efforts into implementing the Digital Fair on December 1 and 2, 2021. © Performance Days

25/11/2021 – Focus on digital fair platform

Focus on digital fair platform

Performance Days fair cancelled in Munich

Performance Days, which was to take place in Munich on December 1-2, 2021, has been canceled. The focus now is on the digital fair platform. By  Sibylle Michel

Needles coated with the new process are labeled with the suffix “dur” on the packaging, making them easy to recognize at first glance. © Groz-Beckert

24/11/2021 – dur needles from Groz-Beckert

dur needles from Groz-Beckert

Sewing machine needles with dur coating

Groz-Beckert has changed and improved the process used to apply the chrome layer to the sewing machine needles. By  Sibylle Michel

The event took place digitally this year. © DITF Denkendorf

23/11/2021 – Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference 2021

Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference 2021

Textile impulses for the future at ADDITC

On November 9 and 10, 2021, one of the most important European technical congresses was held: The Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference. By  Sibylle Michel

150 labels have already signed up to exhibit at Neonyt in January 2022 and are ready and waiting for Frankfurt Fashion Week. © Neonyt/Messe Frankfurt

22/11/2021 – Sustainability and digitisation

Sustainability and digitisation

The overarching topics at Neonyt 2022

From 18 until 20 January 2022, Neonyt will be setting the pace in all things sustainable fashion, lifestyle and textile innovation. By  Sibylle Michel

In 2022, Techtextil and Texprocess will be held for the first time in the western section of Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre with Halls 8, 9, 11 and 12. © Messe Frankfurt/Pietro Sutera

19/11/2021 – Restart after the pandemic

Restart after the pandemic

Discover innovations live at Techtextil and Texprocess 2022

Techtextil and Texprocess are set to bring together the technical textile and textile processing sectors at physical events from 21 to 24 June 2022. By  Sibylle Michel

Cem Altan, founder of Aycem Textiles, is the new IAF President. © IAF

17/11/2021 – 36th IAF World Fashion Convention

36th IAF World Fashion Convention

Cem Altan commences as new IAF President

During the 36th IAF World Fashion Convention in Antwerp, Belgium, 7–8 November, 2021, Han Bekke handed over the IAF Presidency to Cem Altan. By  Editorial staff