Left to right: Phillip Ebbinghaus, Finance Director Sandler AG; Deputy Commissioner Tom Croteau, Georgia Department of Economic Development; Ben Hulbert, Houston County Development Authority; Dr. Ulrich Hornfeck, Board Member & CCO Sandler AG; Chairman Mark Byrd, Houston County Development Authority; Marian Fraley, Houston County Development Authority; Governor Nathan Deal, State of Georgia; First Lady Sandra Deal, State of Georgia; Bärbl Sandler, Chief Human Resources Officer Sandler AG; Dr. Christian Heinrich Sandler, President & CEO Sandler AG; Tobias Baumgaertel, President Sandler Nonwoven Corporation; Silke Baumgaertel; Vice Chairman Joe Brownlee, Houston County Development Authority; Angie Gheesling, Executive Director Houston County Development Authority; Dr. Joseph Richardson, Houston County Development Authority © Sandler

On October 5th, Sandler Nonwoven Corporation in Perry, Georgia, USA – first overseas subsidiary of the Sandler AG – was formally inaugurated. By  Iris Schlomski

Extraction of samples for chemical analysis © PFI

17/10/2017 – PFI Turns 60

PFI Turns 60

In the beginning was the leather shoe

The success story of the Test and Research Institute Pirmasens (PFI) with a major focus on research and materials testing rests on footwear and leather. ... By  Iris Schlomski

Inditex Chairman and CEO, Pablo Isla (Left), and IndustriALL general secretary, Valter Sanches, in Madrid on 4 October 2017 © Inditex

16/10/2017 – Inditex and IndustriALL

Inditex and IndustriALL

Global Framework Agreement is 10 years old

Inditex and IndustriALL celebrate the tenth anniversary of their Global Framework Agreement, a pioneering initiative in the global garment industry By  Editorial staff

Adidas Made For London (AM4LDN) shoe is first in a series of individually designed and manufactured shoes adidas will release in six key cities around the world. AM4PAR, the shoe created for Paris, will follow the AM4LDN launch on October 19 (Thursday 26 October) before further launches in Los Angeles (AM4LA), New York (AM4NYC), Tokyo (AM4TKY) and Shanghai (AM4SHA) in 2018 © adidas

16/10/2017 – Adidas


Adidas: New milestone for Speedfactory

Adidas Made For London (AM4LDN) shoe is first in a series of individually designed and manufactured shoes, which will release in six key cities. By  Iris Schlomski

The Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen © Messe Frankfurt (HK)

12/10/2017 – China


Tax reduction in China

Reducing the financial burden on companies by means of tax incentives supporting innovation and stabilizing growth is one of the most important tasks for ... By  Editorial staff

“Being honored as one of the 50 most innovative companies in the world makes us very proud“, said Amsilk CEO Jens Klein © AMSilk

Amsilk GmbH, the world's first industrial supplier of synthetic silk biopolymers, has been chosen as one of the 50 most innovative companies in the world. By  Iris Schlomski