Technical Textiles


Development work on Jersey Evolution continues. © Karl Mayer

17/08/2020 – Jersey Evolution

Jersey Evolution

Karl Mayer: Flattering the skin

Jersey Evolution fabrics offer a soft, smooth surface and a flowing drape, just like their circular knitted counterparts. By  Iris Schlomski

© vombaur

14/08/2020 – Seamless round woven geotextiles

Seamless round woven geotextiles

vombaur: Safe and efficient drainage

Woven geotextiles have high tensile strength and their flow rate can be precisely controlled by the choice of weaving technique. By  Iris Schlomski

“My Wires” by Trützschler offers a range of solutions that make processes easier and more efficient. © Trützschler

The new app “My Wires” by Trützschler allows to manage all tasks related to clothing management digitally. By  Editorial staff

Rapha is using EFI Optitex 3D Pattern Design Software and the Optitex 3D Design Illustrator plugin to drive efficiency and experimentation in its cycling clothing design process. © Rapha Racing

11/08/2020 – 3D design

3D design

Rapha gets on the fast track with EFI Optitex 3D

Renowned cycling clothing manufacturer boosts creativity and productivity with intuitive, easy-to-use 3D digital design tools. By  Iris Schlomski

Getzner Textil AG: Instead of floor storage, the fabric rolls are stored in a rack system from Ohra. © Ohra

07/08/2020 – Cantilever racks for the storage of fabric rolls

Cantilever racks for the storage of fabric rolls

Getzner Textil AG: Rapid access to fabric rolls

Getzner’s textile weaving mill in Gera, Germany, has changed its fabric roll warehouse storage concept to a cantilever rack storage system from Ohra. By  Iris Schlomski

Ralph Greenwood-Mahlo, owner: “My grandparents laid the foundation for Mahlo’s success. Our task now is to lead the company into an equally successful future without forgetting our core values. Mahlo is a family business that takes responsibility for its employees and values fair and respectful treatment of customers and business partners.” © Mahlo

06/08/2020 – 75th anniversary

75th anniversary

Mahlo celebrates

If Dr. Heinz Mahlo could see what has become of his company, which he founded in 1945 after the end of World War II – he would certainly be very proud. By  Iris Schlomski

In less than two months, Merrow quickly became one of the largest manufacturers of PPE in North America and through collaborations with Bolger & O’Hearn and ColorWorks, as well as Dupont, Merrow has, since March, manufactured millions of units of PPE. © ednorog13/

Bolger & O’Hearn, ColorWorks and Merrow Manufacturing, Inc. collaborate to make thousands of units of PPE (personal protective equipment). By  Iris Schlomski