Technical Textiles


More than 100 international experts will present their latest innovations of the textile industry. Also: A highly interesting discussion about “Circular economy” with the three worldwide biggest fiber producers. © GFC

05/09/2019 – Textile industry

Textile industry

Dornbirn-GFC 2019: first time with Startup Days

Sustainability/circular economy, digitalization, technical textiles, nonwovens and the first Startup Days are the hot topics. By  Iris Schlomski

© Bremer Baumwollbörse

05/09/2019 – USDA: Long-term projections to 2028/29

USDA: Long-term projections to 2028/29

Cotton imports stay on the rise in China and Vietnam

Global cotton consumption is projected to increase by almost 25 percent from 2018/19 through 2028/29. By  Sibylle Michel

Jersey by Tintex Textiles made with GRS certified Newlife and GOTS certified organic cotton. © Tintex Textiles

04/09/2019 – Leading through Innovation

Leading through Innovation

Colorau Natural Dye

Tintex is a unique fabric expert in materials and processes, and is introducing new levels of service to the market. By  Iris Schlomski

Vetron Viper 3D, the robotic system for which Vetron received this year’s Texprocess Innovation Award: an extremely compact robotic cell built around an ultra lightweight sewing machine. © Vetron Typical Europe

03/09/2019 – Focus on customer-centric solutions

Focus on customer-centric solutions

Vetron Typical Europe GmbH

At Texprocess 2019, Vetron Typical Europe GmbH once more received the prestigious Texprocess Innovation Award. By  Iris Schlomski

Transparencies – striking and colourful © Gunold

02/09/2019 – Autumn/Winter 2020/2021

Autumn/Winter 2020/2021

Gunold: Another season of contrasts is about to come

Transparency will remain a strong topic; besides clear materials, milky and semi-transparent foils are becoming more important. By  Iris Schlomski

Marcus Beckmann, Director of ITA © ITA

02/09/2019 – Closing the gap and avoiding the ‘valley of death’ – part 1

Closing the gap and avoiding the ‘valley of death’ – part 1

Research and Production companies

Most of the sixteen German textile research institutes formed research and production companies some years ago. Our four-part series provides answers ... By  Hans-Werner Oertel

CFO Christof Gellan and his team welcome all to Barletta. © Stoll

30/08/2019 – Opening of a new subsidiary in Italy

Opening of a new subsidiary in Italy

Stoll with a new showroom in Barletta

Stoll Italia, a Stoll subsidiary, recently opened a “Centro di Programmazione” in Barletta. By  Iris Schlomski