Over Shock: “Exaggeration” is the keyword, a trend whose style and character somehow remind us of Gen-Z, apart from being especially suitable for outdoors. © Riri Group

04/02/2021 – Technology, creativity and sustainability

Technology, creativity and sustainability

Riri Group: The new FW 21/22 collection

Recycled materials, bright colours, eclectic shapes: excellence is in the details, and the new creations by the Italian-Swiss group have plenty to say. By  Iris Schlomski

Recently postponed due to the current corona pandemic, Techtextil and Texprocess, the leading international trade fairs for technical textiles and nonwovens and for the processing of textile and flexible materials, will next be held in Frankfurt am Main from 21 to 24 June 2022. © Messe Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH/Jean-Luc Valentin

03/02/2021 – Techtextil and Texprocess

Techtextil and Texprocess

New dates and new event cycle

The dates for the next Techtextil and Texprocess in Frankfurt am Main have been fixed. The two trade fairs will be held from 21 to 24 June 2022. By  Iris Schlomski

New snap fastener dimension Premeo Flat-S1from YKK Stocko Fasteners. © 2019 YKK Stocko Fasteners GmbH Wuppertal / Germany

02/02/2021 – The revolutionary flat snap fastener system

The revolutionary flat snap fastener system

YKK Stocko Fasteners presents Premeo Flat-S 1

Premeo Flat-S 1 is not only ultra-flat, but also extremely light and especially comfortable. A completely new fastener dimension! By  Iris Schlomski

The panellists emphasised Berlin’s central role in freedom and innovation. Moderated by Thomas Gnahm, CEO of Wear It Berlin, Antje Hundhausen, Vice President of Brand Experience at Deutsche Telekom, Charlotte Kjellander, Head of Wearable Electronics Group at Holst Centre, and Oliver Lange, Head of H&Mbeyond, joined the discussion. © screenshot wear it

01/02/2021 – FashionTech Summit

FashionTech Summit

H&M: new collaboration with NeXR Technologies SE

NeXR Avatar scans people and creates lifelike avatars that can be animated for virtual reality products... By  Iris Schlomski

Safariland and Flying Cross Launch Virtual Sizing Technology for Body Armor and Uniforms XpertFit is a Touchless, First-To-Market Innovation for Public Safety. XpertFit was created in partnership with 3DLOOK, a global leader in AI-first contactless body measuring and fit solutions.© XpertFit © XpertFit

28/01/2021 – Digitisation


Safariland: virtual sizing technology XpertFit

A major step in digital transformation for the uniform manufacturing industry: Safariland and Flying Cross Launch XpertFit. By  Iris Schlomski

The apparel producing country has made significant improvements in safety standards and practicing sustainability in recent years, thanks to Denim Expert, too. © Denim Expert Limited

27/01/2021 – Sustainability: World Economic Forum

Sustainability: World Economic Forum

Denim expert Bangladesh becomes new sustainability champion

Denim Expert Limited, a niche denim manufacturing and washing plant of Bangladesh, was recognized as ‘New Champion’ by World Economic Forum in 2020. By  Iris Schlomski

Even though the digital format cannot (and should not) replace a real meeting of the community and the experience of the new sustainable collections and their protagonists, the 24,000 followers of Neonyt on Air in the last week speak for themselves: The need for information on topics that lead to a more sustainable fashion industry is growing. © Neonyt, Messe Frankfurt

25/01/2021 – Sustainability – the future of fashion

Sustainability – the future of fashion

Neonyt: About the importance of transparency and authenticity

The Neonyt community has been live and on air – from 18 to 22 January 2021, with numerous panel discussions and interviews. By  Iris Schlomski