Technical Textiles


As QTCo and countless other satisfied Kornit customers continue to demonstrate, being able to provide retail-quality, responsibly-made apparel quickly, in any quantity, and without design limitations is a solid business plan for success and growth. © Kornit

18/12/2020 – E-Commerce surge

E-Commerce surge

QTCo increases investment in Kornit Digital

Australian apparel manufacturer QTCo increases investment in Kornit Digital, answering E-Commerce surge. By  Iris Schlomski

HeiQ was bestowed with the highest honor as First Prize Winner of the Swiss Technology Award 2020 for its breakthrough antiviral textile technology HeiQ Viroblock. Photo: Carlo Centonze and his daughter Anna © HeiQ

17/12/2020 – Swiss Technology Award 2020

Swiss Technology Award 2020

HeiQ Viroblock is the winner

HeiQ Viroblock wins the prestigious and coveted Swiss Technology Award 2020. By  Iris Schlomski

As a leader in the apparel and fashion industry, Kornit considers sustainability to be a core company value and focuses its best efforts and resources on minimizing the company’s environmental footprint. © Kornit

16/12/2020 – Why sustainably matters

Why sustainably matters

Kornit: Minimizing the company’s environmental footprint

Kornit offers digital printing solutions that are more environmentally friendly than both traditional and other digital printing methods in the industry. By  Iris Schlomski

Kornit Microfactory. The lean and efficient model addresses many of today’s market needs. © Kornit

15/12/2020 – The major gains in the Microfactory model

The major gains in the Microfactory model

Kornit’s Microfactory approach

With a reverse business model and reverse supply chain approach, the customer can buy the product and only then is it manufactured. By  Iris Schlomski

Using ultrasonic technology allows for an approximately 30 per cent reduction in chemical and water use, an up to 50 per cent reduction in energy consumption, plus significantly shorter treatment times. © Weber Ultrasonics

14/12/2020 – More efficient, more sustainable and faster

More efficient, more sustainable and faster

Weber Ultrasonic: Using ultrasound for textile treatment

Ultrasound enables a significant reduction in the volume of chemicals, water and energy while delivering better results in less time. By  Iris Schlomski

Moncler launches Grenoble collection with Dyneema Composite Fabric. © DSM Protective Materials

11/12/2020 – High performance skiwear

High performance skiwear

Royal DSM: Dyneema Composite Fabric

Dyneema Composite Fabrics are used by Moncler in the Fall/Winter 2020 Grenoble collection, which fuses form and function into high performance skiwear. By  Iris Schlomski

Stefan Doboczky, CEO of the Lenzing Group: “We are particularly proud to be the only first-time discloser who has achieved an ‘A’ score for tackling climate change and acting to protect forests. The double A score reconfirms our long-term sustainability strategy and is an exciting acknowledgement of our efforts on transparency as well as sustainable raw material sourcing. This recognition will boost our visibility among a broad group of important stakeholders.” © Lenzing

11/12/2020 – CPD – Carbon Disclosure Project

CPD – Carbon Disclosure Project

Lenzing is sustainability champion

Lenzing is the only first-time discloser recognized with prestigious double A score for global climate and forests stewardship by CDP. By  Iris Schlomski