Recommendations for a smart Brexit © screenshot - Euratex

26/06/2017 – Euratex


For a smart and smooth Brexit

The U.K. lies in 3rd place when ranking the EU27s most important trade partners in textile and clothing goods! Recommendations for a smart Brexit. By  Iris Schlomski

Royal State Visit in Milan, Italy! A welcome chance for the textile and fashion industry. © Fotolia

21/06/2017 – Royal State Visit in Italy

Royal State Visit in Italy

Modint and SMI join hands

On the occasion of the State Visit to Italy by Their Majesties of The Netherlands the Italian and Dutch fashion and textile industry will join hands. By  Editorial staff

Hong Kong - once again the venue of the 12th Prime Source Forum © HKTDC

20/06/2017 – 12th Prime Source Forum

12th Prime Source Forum

The future of fashion sourcing

Over 40 speakers from all over the world spoke on topics related to the T&A business, trade, marketing, financing, new development and technology. By  Vicky Sung, Hong Kong

In 2011, Greenpeace starts its international Detox campaign © gettyimages

15/06/2017 – 25 years of Oeko-Tex

25 years of Oeko-Tex

From REACH to Detox and beyond

Ten years ago the European Community Regulation on Chemicals [REACH] came into effect. What happened since this time? By  Iris Schlomski

IFKT gets a feel for the “Schellenberg Touch” at E. Schellenberg Textildruck AG © IFWS

13/06/2017 – IFKT


Swiss National Section

This year’s International Congress of the International Federation of Knitting Technologists (IFWS) took place on 19th May 2017 in Zurich. By  Iris Schlomski

At the Strategy 4.0 press conference Daniel Harari, CEO of Lectra, laid out the company’s strategy until 2019 © Lectra

13/06/2017 – Lectra


New company strategy up until 2019

At the Strategy 4.0 press conference Daniel Harari, CEO Lectra, presented its company strategy up until 2019. The company has identified four mega trends. By  Iris Schlomski

Textile digitalisation as a pressure and opportunity, as illustrated by the new Digital Capability Center at the ITA Aachen © InnoMedia/Oertel

09/06/2017 – Forschungskuratorium Textil

Forschungskuratorium Textil

Perspectives 2030: construction sector

Visions with the power for change! Textile visions for the construction industry over the next 15 to 20 years By  Iris Schlomski