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The new Hybrid Shearing Cylinder combines the benefits of both ‘strap-on’ and ‘caulked-in’ traditional options. © Sellers

31/10/2022 – Quality assurance

Quality assurance

New shearing cylinder for carpet manufacturing

Sellers Textile Engineers is marking its 110th anniversary this year with the introduction of an entirely new concept in carpet shearing. By  Sibylle Michel

Under the motto ‘Textiles Matter’, visitors can explore concepts for increased circularity, which will generate new impulses for the sustainable market of the future. © FranklinTill

13/09/2022 – Home and contract textiles

Home and contract textiles

Inspiring Heimtextil Trends 23/24

Under the motto ‘Textiles Matter’, Heimtextil 2023 sets the benchmark for tomorrow’s forward-facing textile furnishing. The focus is on circularity. By  Sibylle Michel

Schmits wants to take responsibility by developing products that are as sustainable. © Schmits Chemical Solutions

09/08/2022 – Recycling of textiles

Recycling of textiles

Recyclable back coatings for carpets

Schmits Chemical Solutions has developed new back coatings that make carpets, rugs and mats recyclable. By  Sibylle Michel

Dibella’s top sellers are now available with recycled polyester. © Dibella

21/04/2022 – Bed clothes

Bed clothes

Recycled polyester with an excellent degree of whiteness

Through extensive research, Dibella has succeeded in finding a way to completely replace conventional polyester with recycled polyester. By  Sibylle Michel

The focus of the event will be on international volume business as well as retail. © Messe Frankfurt/Jens Liebchen

02/03/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Heimtextil: Around 1,000 registered exhibitors

Around 1,000 exhibitors of home and contract textiles from 46 countries have already registered for the Heimtextil Summer Special, taking place June 21–24, ... By  Sibylle Michel

Heimtextil 2022 will be held as a one-off Summer Special from June 21 to 24 in Frankfurt am Main. © Messe Frankfurt/Pietro Sutera

Heimtextil will take place as a one-time summer special from June 21 to 24, 2022, parallel to the trade fair duo Techtextil and Texprocess. By  Sibylle Michel

Messe Frankfurt is working closely with all industry partners to find out whether and within what framework Heimtextil can be held parallel to Techtextil and Texprocess from 21 to 24 June 2022. © Messe Frankfurt/Jens Liebchen

06/12/2021 – Another fair postponed

Another fair postponed

Heimtextil in January 2022 is cancelled

Against the background of the worsening pandemic situation in Germany over the past two weeks and the associated restrictions, Heimtextil is cancelled. By  Sibylle Michel