Loftex is a leading towel manufacturer located in Shanong, China. It combines all processing from spinning, weaving, dying, bleaching, printing, and finishing right up to final warehousing at 5 production sites with 5,000 employees. © Testex

09/09/2019 – An insight into the Step by Oeko-Tex certification

An insight into the Step by Oeko-Tex certification

Loftex is getting greener step by step

Loftex, a leading towel manufacturer in China, gives an insight into its Step by Oeko-Tex certification. By  Iris Schlomski

More than 100 international experts will present their latest innovations of the textile industry. Also: A highly interesting discussion about “Circular economy” with the three worldwide biggest fiber producers. © GFC

05/09/2019 – Textile industry

Textile industry

Dornbirn-GFC 2019: first time with Startup Days

Sustainability/circular economy, digitalization, technical textiles, nonwovens and the first Startup Days are the hot topics. By  Iris Schlomski

CFO Christof Gellan and his team welcome all to Barletta. © Stoll

30/08/2019 – Opening of a new subsidiary in Italy

Opening of a new subsidiary in Italy

Stoll with a new showroom in Barletta

Stoll Italia, a Stoll subsidiary, recently opened a “Centro di Programmazione” in Barletta. By  Iris Schlomski

Today, Dematic’s Garments on Hangers automated hanging garment warehouse is the industry standard. © Dematic

28/08/2019 – 200 Years of Dematic

200 Years of Dematic

Dematic Takes a Look Back at History: Developments in Overhead Conveyor Technology

At the beginning of the 20th century, the production halls offered a completely different picture than today: many employees moved the heavy goods at ... By  Iris Schlomski

Fashion Forward Show - Polit Fashion Night Berlin 2019 © phototek

27/08/2019 – Stars of the Future – Part 5

Stars of the Future – Part 5

The Silicon Valley of education in textiles

30 young students undertook a special kind of excursion to Berlin in June of this year, taking with them a sustainable fashion show. By  Iris Schlomski

With the Sustainability Report the company Amann documents that sustainable and responsible action is deeply embedded in the company’s DNA. © Amann

22/08/2019 – Sustainability


Amann publishes first Sustainability Report

Amann, one of the world's leading manufacturers of sewing threads, embroidery threads and smart yarns, publishes its first Sustainability Report. By  Iris Schlomski

Speaking for Domo Chemicals, Alex Segers, CEO called the acquisition "a major step forward". © Domo Chemicals

20/08/2019 – High Performance Fibers, Polymer and Intermediates operations change the owner

High Performance Fibers, Polymer and Intermediates operations change the owner

Domo Chemicals gets bigger

Domo Chemicals signs agreement to acquire Solvay’s Performance Polyamides Business in Europe By  Iris Schlomski