GOTS is the stringent voluntary global standard for the entire post-harvest processing (including spinning, knitting, weaving, dyeing and manufacturing) of apparel and home textiles made with certified organic fibre (such as organic cotton and organic wool), and includes both environmental and social criteria. © GOTS

09/03/2020 – Highest growth rate ever

Highest growth rate ever

GOTS takes off

7765 certified facilities worldwide, an increase of 35 percent with more than 3 mn workers covered under GOTS in 2019. By  Iris Schlomski

Fair impressions of the season SS21 © Munich Fabric Start

26/02/2020 – Spring/Summer 21 season

Spring/Summer 21 season

Munich Fabric Start & Bluezone – Focus on Thrivability

A new level of sustainability, digitalisation, transparency, growing need for information and desire to inspire – that's what the new season stands for. By  Iris Schlomski

© Barbara Schneider

24/02/2020 – Sustainable craft, unique design

Sustainable craft, unique design

Fashion “made in Vogelsberg” by Galfe

GeschwisterGalfe presents fashion collections with locally sourced fabrics and on-site sales. By  Iris Schlomski

Première Vision: 44,414 international visitors for a distinctly particular february edition © Première Vision

21/02/2020 – Coronavirus keeps visitors away

Coronavirus keeps visitors away

Première Vision Paris: Stormy periods

Nearly 45,000 visitors, Première Vision welcomed to Paris this past 11t o 13 February to imagine, design and produce the spring/summer 2021 collections. By  Iris Schlomski

The 50th edition of Heimtextil provided strong stimulus for the new furnishings season. 63,000 visitors came to get information on the major issues for the international sector from 2,952 exhibitors at the world’s leading trade fair for home and contract textiles. © Messe Frankfurt/Pietro Sutera

19/02/2020 – Sustainability and high value

Sustainability and high value

The issues of the future dominated at Heimtextil 2020

The sustainability was a central thread that ran through the entire event at Heimtextil 2020. Change is gaining momentum! By  Iris Schlomski

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18/02/2019 – Advert


Inspiring confidence by OEKO-TEX®

We help to protect our planet: with the MADE IN GREEN label by OEKO-TEX®. It shows that textiles have been tested for harmful substances and have been ... By  Editorial staff

Lifecycle Polyamide is the worldwide first Cradle to Cradle certified sewing thread for technical cycle made by Amann. © Amann Group

18/02/2020 – Lifecycle product line

Lifecycle product line

Cradle to Cradle certified sewing thread for technical cycle by Amann

In January 2020, Amann Group was the first sewing thread producer to receive the Cradle to Cradle Certified Gold certification for the technical cycle. By  Iris Schlomski