Tencel Modal fibers with Indigo Color technology are awarded with the EU Ecolabel for meeting high environmental standards. © Cone Denim

18/05/2021 – Sustainability


Lenzing: Tencel Modal fiber with Indigo Color technology

The modal fiber with Indigo Color technology uses a one-step spun-dyeing process to deliver indigo color whilst using substantially fewer resources. By  Iris Schlomski

Freudenberg is now offering customers the Freudenberg Active Range of sustainable, highly elastic and breathable interlinings and tapes for all types of sportswear. © Freudenberg Performance

17/05/2021 – Sustainable, flexible and adaptive

Sustainable, flexible and adaptive

Digital Performance Days: Freudenberg will be showcasing new, innovative materials

Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel (Freudenberg) showcases two new solutions in the sports and outdoor sector at the digital Performance Days. By  Iris Schlomski

Worldwide certification to Global Recycled Standard for Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel. © Freudenberg Performance

12/05/2021 – Global Recycled Standard

Global Recycled Standard

Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel is worldwide certified

Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel (Freudenberg) has completed the worldwide certification process to the Global Recycled Standard (GRS). By  Iris Schlomski

Whether fashion or in the vehicle, whether uniforms or sports equipment. Information about the height, weight and girth of the Chinese population is very helpful to produce products that really fit the customers. © Avalution

11/05/2021 – A new size survey project

A new size survey project

Avalution: SizeWorld China

Differentiated by age, gender and region, thousands of people in China will be measured in specific postures using 3D body scanners. By  Iris Schlomski

A milestone: the Wear2Wear consortium has succeeded in producing an rEvolution hybrid jacket made from used textiles and recycled PET bottles. At the end of its lifetime, it can be completely recycled into high-quality functional textiles. © Carl Weiske

11/05/2021 – Circular economy

Circular economy

Carl Weiske: The rEvolution hybrid jacket

Carl Weiske takes on the task of building a recycling network to recycle used textiles from a wide range of industries into high-quality yarns. By  Iris Schlomski

IloveFilo, a new initiative “with” Filo’s exhibitors. © Filo

06/05/2021 – IloveFilo


Filo starts a new initiative with exhibitors

IloveFilo is the name of a new interview format of the yarn fair dedicated to exhibitors and implemented in partnership with them. By  Iris Schlomski

Another season without meetings in person, handshake deals and relaxed socialising after a successful day at the fair: the sustainable fashion scene will have to go without a physical edition of Neonyt in summer 2021 too. © Neonyt, Messe Frankfurt

05/05/2021 – Corona pandemic foils plans

Corona pandemic foils plans

Neonyt: Digital summer season

Physical kick-off of Frankfurt Fashion Week in the summer is canceled. Neonyt brings sustainability to streaming line-up of new FFW Studios. By  Iris Schlomski