Technical Textiles


Due to the wide spread interest, the target group of the daytime seminar is also employees of the textile and clothing industry that are involved in supply, manufacturing or sales. © Bremer Baumwollbörse

06/12/2019 – Challenge: Organic cotton without genetic engineering

Challenge: Organic cotton without genetic engineering

The series of lectures orgenic offers solutions

A one-day seminar on January 23, 2020, will focus on organic cotton, certifications, authenticity testing and challenges. By  Iris Schlomski

Mattes & Ammann has an annual turnover of EUR 60m. 25 percent of its turnover comes from home textiles alone. Pictured: Eberhard Keinath (left) and Werner Moser, Authorised Signatory at Mattes & Ammann © Mattes & Ammann

05/12/2019 – So much for sleeping!

So much for sleeping!

Mattes & Ammann love mattresses

Mattes & Ammann (M&A), a textile company based in the hills of the Swabian Jura in southwestern Germany, has been making high-quality mattress fabrics ... By  Iris Schlomski

The company currently employs 220 Jeanologist from 24 nationalities and has clients in five continents through its ten subsidiaries. © Jeanologia

04/12/2019 – Sourcing model of the future

Sourcing model of the future

Jeanologia is revolutionizing production and sales

At ITMA 2019 the company Jeanologia presented its production model that marks the beginning of a new era in the textile industry. By  Iris Schlomski

Already in its 7th year, Wear It Innovation Summit is Europe’s leading conference and platform for professionals in the wearable technology business. © Wear It

04/12/2019 – Wearable-Technology


Wear It Innovation Summit 2020

The Wear It Innovation Summit will take place from 10 to 11 June 2020 in the Kalkscheune, Berlin. textile network will also keep you up to date in 2020. By  Iris Schlomski

smartMelamine fleece as filling material: The nonflammable fibres produced on a patented basis in an overall for use under arctic conditions. © TITK

04/12/2019 – Closing the gap and avoiding the ‘valley of death’

Closing the gap and avoiding the ‘valley of death’

Focus on Rudolstadt: OMPG

Most of the sixteen German textile research institutes formed research and production companies some years ago. By  Hans-Werner Oertel

End product of the roving frame: the so-called rovings wound up on spools. Thanks to the DEV Dynamic Energy Supply from Koch, the process runs without yarn breakage even with an unstable power supply. © Michael Koch GmbH

03/12/2019 – Dynamic Energy Supply (DEV) protects yarns in case of power failure

Dynamic Energy Supply (DEV) protects yarns in case of power failure

Michael Koch help spinning machines

The textile industry is primarily active in countries where the electrical power supply is not always reliable and guaranteed everywhere. By  Iris Schlomski

Design of a warp-knitted fabric for jackets © Karl Mayer

02/12/2019 – Comfortable, easy-care and stylish

Comfortable, easy-care and stylish

Karl Mayer and menswear

Warp-knitted textiles with a woven look are conquering the world of men’s fashion. By  Iris Schlomski