Home Textiles


Loftex is a leading towel manufacturer located in Shanong, China. It combines all processing from spinning, weaving, dying, bleaching, printing, and finishing right up to final warehousing at 5 production sites with 5,000 employees. © Testex

09/09/2019 – An insight into the Step by Oeko-Tex certification

An insight into the Step by Oeko-Tex certification

Loftex is getting greener step by step

Loftex, a leading towel manufacturer in China, gives an insight into its Step by Oeko-Tex certification. By  Iris Schlomski

Fatima de Sousa, Commercial Manager at Domingos de Sousa: “Our dyeing machines use 50 to 60 per cent less water.” © Ilona Schulz

28/08/2019 – Creativity, quality, service

Creativity, quality, service

Guimarães Home Fashion Week

Held for the fourth time from 16 to 17 June 2019, the Guimarães Home Fashion Week was once again a highly successful event. By  Ilona Schulz

Let´s jump! © Photographer Vitaliy Mateha/www.mateha.com/stock.adobe.com

14/08/2019 – A point of view

A point of view

Let’s jump!

A positive attitude and trusting your own gut instincts can lead to efficient and successful decision-making. By  Editorial staff

The bicycle vest with integrated airbag by the french producer Bsafe/Helite won the french innovation award for road safety 2019. © Bsafe

08/08/2019 – Innovative threads for vests and canopies

Innovative threads for vests and canopies

The outdoor sewing threads by Amann

About a bicycle vest with integrated airbag and powerful outdoor yarns that defy wind and weather. By  Iris Schlomski

Klaus Holz stays as CEO of the Trevira GmbH until end of 2022. © Trevira GmbH

23/07/2019 – Klaus Holz stays as CEO

Klaus Holz stays as CEO

CEO Klaus Holz’s contract renewed

Trevira CEO Klaus Holz and Trevira’s parent company, Indorama Ventures, will continue to work together. By  Iris Schlomski

Kiss – keep it short and simple! © rohappy - stock.adobe.com

28/05/2019 – A point of view

A point of view

Less is more - The email author’s responsibilities

It’s hardly a surprise that the volume and range of information available has increased dramatically. What does this mean for the deluge of emails? By  Editorial staff

Stylised flowers in an all-over design from the “drapilux air” series. © drapilux

15/05/2019 – Smart Living

Smart Living

Functional textiles improve well being

Besides creating a homely atmosphere, home textiles are increasingly fulfilling important functions in interior spaces. By  Ilona Schulz