Joachim Hensch: “It took my team and me five years to turn the Hugo Boss Izmir factory into a real smart factory.” © Joachim Hensch

22/06/2021 – Smart Factory

Smart Factory

Joachim Hensch Consulting unveils program

Joachim Hensch, protagonist in the implementation of a real Smart Factory concept, sets out to change the industry – by Yvonne Heinen-Foudeh. By  Editorial staff

An innovative Eco-calculator to be launched by Freudenberg Performance Materials (Freudenberg) will help customers assess and choose Evolon textile solutions for bedding and bath towels. © Freudenberg Performance

17/06/2021 – Eco-calculator


Freudenberg helps customers to improve their environmental footprint

The new Eco-calculator from Freudenberg provides an overview of environmental impacts generated by Evolon solutions over their entire life cycle. By  Iris Schlomski

Equipped with a microphone and a camera, a team of experts from Karl Mayer (China) is recording the atmosphere on the spot for guests who have no means of travelling. © Karl Mayer Gruppe

16/06/2021 – ITMA Asia + CITME


Karl Mayer: Live in Shanghai and virtual for the whole world

From June 18, 2021, Karl Mayer invites all interested parties to visit the digital exhibition stand to learn about the innovations of the group. By  Iris Schlomski

Thanks to ambitious partners and sponsors, the Dornbirn GFC are able to attract a global audience. This will foster the global exchange of ideas and innovations in the fibre industry and along the value chain of textiles and nonwovens and well into the packaging industry. © Dornbirn-GFC

15/06/2021 – 60th Dornbirn GFC 2021

60th Dornbirn GFC 2021

Dornbirn congress with live feeling

Although the 60th anniversary of the Dornbirn GFC Congress will only take place virtually from September 15–17, it will offer a wide range of services. By  Iris Schlomski

Digital competence combined with the highest quality craftsmanship – an important factor in the success of the 3C Group. © Zünd

08/06/2021 – Advert


“Runs like Swiss clockwork”

The 3C Group from Rheda-Wiedenbrück – the heart of the German upholstered furniture industry – is one of the largest suppliers of upholstered furniture ... By  Carmen Mlcoch

Digital Transformation: The majority of respondents have recognised the need to quickly drive forward the digital transformation of the supply chain. Now it is time to actively enter the process in order to secure their own agility and future viability in the long term. © Hermes Gruppe

02/06/2021 – Digitalisation of the supply chain

Digitalisation of the supply chain

14th Hermes Barometer: Digital Transformation in Supply Chain Management

Every second logistics manager believes that the corona pandemic is driving supply chain digitization, but this is happening slowly. By  Iris Schlomski

Daniel Harari, Chairman and CEO of Lectra: “We will now be in an even better position to support our customers throughout the world in accelerating the digital transformation of their operations.” © Lectra

02/06/2021 – The acquisition is completed

The acquisition is completed

Lectra and Gerber Technology become one

The combination of the two companies will give rise to a leading global player in Industry 4.0 for the fashion, automotive and furniture markets. By  Iris Schlomski