Iris Schlomski


The certificate covers both the welfare of animals, the protection of nature and the working conditions of farmers and farm workers. ©

29/05/2020 – Aid by Trade Foundation (AbTF)

Aid by Trade Foundation (AbTF)

First standard for sustainable cashmere

Aid by Trade Foundation launches first standard for sustainable cashmere.Its first focus will be Inner Mongolia. By  Iris Schlomski

Reflektorantenne als 5 m Ingenieursmodell: Das Fraunhofer-Anwendungszentrum für Textile Faserkeramiken TFK in Münchberg hat gemeinsam mit den Unternehmen HPS GmbH und Iprotex GmbH & Co. KG ein reflektierendes Metallnetz für Weltraumantennen entwickelt, das ab August 2020 in die Produktion gehen wird. © ESA, HPS GmbH, LSS GmbH

29/05/2020 – Reflektierendes Metallnetz für Weltraumantennen

Reflektierendes Metallnetz für Weltraumantennen

EU-Projekt LEA (Large European Antenna)

Das TFK, Münchberg, sowie die HPS GmbH und Iprotex GmbH & Co. KG haben gemeinsam ein reflektierendes Metallnetz für Weltraumantennen entwickelt. 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

“The collaboration with YKK enriches our userss options and supports the level of detail and precision we are committed to delivering from design to production,” says Amit Ben-Sheffer, VP Products at Optitex. © Optitex

25/05/2020 – Digitalisation


Optitex partners with Top Zipper Manufacturer YKK

The collaboration will help speed the production process and increase accuracy. The YKK products are available to Optitex users since recent version O/19.5. By  Iris Schlomski

Enka ist ein traditionsreicher Hersteller endloser Viskosegarne (sog. Multifilament-Garne) mit dem Markennamen Enka Viscose. © Enka

25/05/2020 – Geschäftsbetrieb läuft uneingeschränkt weiter

Geschäftsbetrieb läuft uneingeschränkt weiter

Corona: Enka nutzt Schutzschirmverfahren für eine Neuaufstellung

Der Garnproduzent Enka nutzt ein Schutzschirmverfahren, um die Folgen der Covid-19-Pandemie für das Unternehmen abzumildern und sich neu aufzustellen. By  Iris Schlomski

The package includes an end-to-end suite of software and a specially configured PPE Edition Gerber Paragon cutter with optimized cutting parameters that allow manufacturers to produce up to 150,000 medical gowns and 6 million non-medical masks per week. © Gerber Technology

22/05/2020 – Immediate PPE production

Immediate PPE production

Corona: Gerber Technology offers PPE package

Gerber Technology is now empowering manufacturers to accelerate PPE production by offering a PPE Retooling Package. By  Iris Schlomski

From left: Lenzing CEO Stefan Doboczky, Palmers Textil AG Member of the Board Luca Wieser, Matvei Hutman, Tino Wieser. © Hygiene Austria LP GmbH / Bruckberger

22/05/2020 – Lenzing and Palmers join forces to fight coronavirus

Lenzing and Palmers join forces to fight coronavirus

Hygiene Austria LP GmbH

Establishment of a center of competence for hygiene to produce and further develop protective items to contain the Covid-19 pandemic. By  Iris Schlomski