100 years of DITF. On the occasion of the anniversary, the anniversary book “The History of DITF” is available as a PDF for download free of charge. © DITF

Denkendorf – The German Institutes of Textile and Fiber Research Denkendorf (DITF) look back on 100 years of successful textile research. By  Iris Schlomski

Carrington Textiles and Pincroft as part of their 130 anniversary celebrations have created a distinctive logo to mark the occasion featuring the British Union Jack to represent their proud British legacy. © Carrington Textiles

01/04/2021 – Jubilee


130 years Carrington Textiles and Pincroft

A legacy forged in fabrics: Carrington Textiles and Pincroft celebrate 130 years of UK manufacturing. By  Iris Schlomski

The textile-network team wishes you a happy Easter 2021! © jd-photodesign/

30/03/2021 – On our own behalf

On our own behalf

textile network wishes Happy Easter

Just like 2020, Easter will be different in many places this year. Nevertheless, the entire textile network team wishes you a happy Easter! By  Iris Schlomski

With over 1,000 employees at its headquarters in Bönnigheim and in more than 40 branch offices, contact offices and laboratories worldwide, Hohenstein conquers the current global challenges of the textile world. © Hohenstein

23/03/2021 – Globally networked

Globally networked

75 years Hohenstein: We live textiles

Textile testing and research partner Hohenstein has reason to celebrate: this year marks the company’s 75th anniversary. By  Iris Schlomski

Once again, the International Cotton Conference confirmed how closely Bremen is interwoven with the raw material cotton and its internationally networked supply chain. Ultimately, the organisers of the prestigious conference, the Bremen Cotton Exchange and the Fibre Institute Bremen, were able to bring the cotton world together in Bremen for the 35th time. A meeting of the cotton community on the world wide web. © EKH-Pictures/

23/03/2021 – 35th International Cotton Conference – The Hybrid Edition

35th International Cotton Conference – The Hybrid Edition

Cotton and Bremen are one

Bremen is a synonym for cotton, cotton research and cotton quality. More than 450 participants from 32 countries attended the conference. By  Iris Schlomski

Under the premise of the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations – the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goals) – we will be providing information in the upcoming print issue 2/2021 on, among other things, Goal 6 of the SDGs: “Clean water” thanks to textiles. © teerapol24/

22/03/2021 – SDG – Goal 6: Clean water

SDG – Goal 6: Clean water

World Water Day: March 22, 2021

In our upcoming print issue 2, we will focus on water, which is essential for survival. The UN has summarized the most important aspects in its SDG 6: By  Iris Schlomski

Pakistan textile and clothing exports. Latest trade performance is demonstrated in the chart. © The Fiber Year

15/03/2021 – Corona pandemic

Corona pandemic

The Fiber Year: Pakistan

When it comes to pandemic, Pakistan continues to fare better than other parts of the world as the situation remained under control. by Andreas Engelhardt By  Editorial staff