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Textile Technologies: Heimtextil expands area for printers and processing machines. © Messe Frankfurt/Jochen Günther

The Heimtextil will present an extended range of machines for the textile industry and expand the product segment Textile Technologies. By  Iris Schlomski

Founded in 1989, the Prismatek family business is successful in the American market: Schmitz Textiles benefits from it. © ednorog13/stock.adobe.com

02/10/2019 – Textile Manufacturer invests in Prismatek

Textile Manufacturer invests in Prismatek

Schmitz Textiles expands into the US

Schmitz Textiles acquired a stake in the US based fabric company Prismatek International LLC, fostering their North American market expansion. By  Iris Schlomski

Detlef Braun, Member of the Management Board at Messe Frankfurt: “Fifty editions across five decades are a rare achievement.” © Messe Frankfurt

01/10/2019 – Half a century as a world-leading fair

Half a century as a world-leading fair

Heimtextil 2020 turns 50!

From 7 to 10 January 2020, the trade fair will bring together the international home textiles sector in Frankfurt am Main for the 50th time. By  Ilona Schulz

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