By 2023, Statista predicts a growth in e-users of almost 9 percent to a total of 90.8 percent. © ednorog13/

22/11/2019 – What companies should keep in mind

What companies should keep in mind

Entering the US market

Companies wishing to enter the US e-commerce business should not only be familiar with the local market and their target group. By  Iris Schlomski

Co-founder and software specialist Maria Piechnick and the founding team at Wandelbots. © Wandelbots

15/11/2019 – Human interaction replaces programming language

Human interaction replaces programming language

Easy transition to Industry 4.0 with Wandelbots

Wandelbots, the young Dresden-based startup, is being overrun by demand for its textile-orientated digitalisation solutions for industry. By  Hans-Werner Oertel

Always well frequented: The Tex Started meets Industry events, most recently at the first PolitFashionNight in Berlin. © photothek/Grabowsky

15/11/2019 – Stars of the Future – Part 6

Stars of the Future – Part 6

Start-ups meet SMEs

The team at the Textile+Fashion Confederation is committed to connecting young start-ups with the 1,400 or so SMEs in the industry. By  Iris Schlomski

Christian Klein, Co-CEO of SAP SE, Lutz Meschke, Deputy Chairman and Member of the Executive Board for Finance and IT at Porsche, Dr. Daniel Holz, Managing Director of SAP Germany © Porsche

25/10/2019 – Strategic partnership

Strategic partnership

Porsche and SAP collaborate

New solutions for the digital transformation. At an executive meeting, Porsche and SAP now have sealed a new strategic partnership. By  Iris Schlomski

Performance Days is now taking on the challenge to specifically inform the functional textile sector, in particular about the most important and latest steps relating to sustainability. © Performance Days

23/10/2019 – sustain&innovate


Performance Days offers a sustainability conference

The first sustainability conference specifically for the functional textile industry – 14th November 2019 in Munich! By  Iris Schlomski

The Toray Group has positioned the promotion of CSR as one of its top management priorities. © Toray Industries

21/10/2019 – FTSE4Good Index Series

FTSE4Good Index Series

Toray Selected for Inclusion in Representative ESG Investment Indices

Toray Industries, Inc., has been included in the FTSE4Good Index Series and the FTSE Blossom Japan Index Series. By  Editorial staff

Fiege convert the branch into a multi-user centre. © Fiege

18/10/2019 – Multi-user centre

Multi-user centre

Fiege to convert former Zalando location

The Brieselang site located near Berlin is set to receive a long-term perspective. By  Iris Schlomski