Autoneum tufting carpet production © Autoneum

09/06/2020 – Automotive


Corona: Autoneum production has restarted

With the resumption of vehicle manufacture by customers, Autoneum has also restarted component production in its plants. By  Iris Schlomski

Corona: The Dornbirn-GFC 2020 has to be cancelled. As an alternative the organizer will offer some lectures and discussions in the form of webinars. © Dornbirn

Due to the impact of Covid-19 there will be no possibility to conduct the congress in its usual form this year. By  Iris Schlomski

Detlef Braun, Member of the Executive Board of Messe Frankfurt: “Frankfurt Fashion Week will enable us to fully play to our textile strengths.” © Messe Frankfurt

08/06/2020 – Messe Frankfurt

Messe Frankfurt

Premium and Neonyt: From Berlin to Frankfurt

The two leading tradeshow organizers Messe Frankfurt and Premium Group are joining forces to launch Frankfurt Fashion Week from summer 2021. By  Ilona Schulz

Having analysed, reduced and offset all CO2 emissions linked to the company, in 2009 Alcantara was certified “Carbon Neutral”. To document the company’s journey in this field, Alcantara conducts and publishes an annual sustainability report. © Alcantara

05/06/2020 – United Nations

United Nations

Alcantara promotes sustainability on World Environment Day

Today, 5th June 2020, is World Environment Day. This year, the day which was initiated by the United Nations, stands under the motto #fornature. By  Iris Schlomski

The collaboration between Coats Digital, Res.Q and Serai aims to strengthen relationships between buyers and sellers in the apparel industry by digitisation. © Olivier Le Moal/

04/06/2020 – Digitisation


Coats Digital, Res.Q and Serai Limited by HSBC

Coats Digital, Res.Q and Serai Limited by HSBC announce a strategic collaboration that will help re-shape the future of the apparel industry. By  Iris Schlomski

Coats Digital, the software business of Coats, has launched PPE Fast Start, an initiative to support manufacturers switching part of their production facilities and supply chains to help address the global shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE). © Coats Digital

27/05/2020 – Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Personal protective equipment (PPE)

Corona: Coats Digital launches PPE Fast Start

Coats Digital has launched Fast Start for PPE versions of its best in class software solutions for apparel manufacturers. By  Iris Schlomski