Companies need to invest time and effort into attracting key staff. Unfortunately, the old methods are no longer working. © nenetus/

10/02/2020 – The dos and don’ts of recruiting

The dos and don’ts of recruiting

New challenges for HR in the textiles industry

The textiles industry needs capable staff with relevant expertise and passion. When it comes to employing them, requirements in recruitment have changed ... By  Iris Schlomski

Buttons made from bio resin as well as accessories made from recycled plastic are becoming sustainable key pieces. © Bodo Jagdberg

06/02/2020 – Spring/Summer 2021

Spring/Summer 2021

Bodo Jagdberg: Always in motion

Light, transparent and milky translucent materials are in close encounter with sportive buttons and zipper pulls. By  Iris Schlomski

This year the conference deals with the lifecycle of the natural, renewable raw material cotton in the sense of a circular economy. © Mathias Ulrichs/Bremer Baumwollbörse

05/02/2020 – Passion for Cotton!

Passion for Cotton!

35th International Cotton Conference Bremen

The “Circular Economy” will be one of the most widely discussed industry subjects at the upcoming International Cotton Conference in Bremen. By  Iris Schlomski

Special treatments like Smooth Skin, BrighTex or the new finishing HighBrightex render the jerseys by Arula soft and shiny © Arula

04/02/2020 – Spring/Summer 2021

Spring/Summer 2021

Arula: Structure is trendy!

The surface design through abstract patterns and relief-like profile elements mirror themselves in sun-mellowed pastel colours for the summer season 2021. By  Iris Schlomski

To successfully enter cross-border e-commerce, know-how is required. © Unsplash/Ken Yam

04/02/2020 – Advert


Cross-Border Commerce

In 2018, e-shoppers generated sales of more than 1.1 trillion euros worldwide – one of the reasons why more and more retailers want to internationalize ... By  Editorial staff

Pansies embroidered with the Cotty 30 cotton thread. Design: GS UK © Reiner Knochel

03/02/2020 – Spring/Summer 2021

Spring/Summer 2021

Gunold: It’s gonna be rich!

The spring summer 2021 collection by Gunold will show lots of voluptuous blossoms. By  Editorial staff

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03/02/2020 – Messe Frankfurt reacts to Novel Coronavirus outbreak

Messe Frankfurt reacts to Novel Coronavirus outbreak

Shanghai textile fairs in March to be postponed

Messe Frankfurt announced today that its three textile fairs in Shanghai will be postponed from March to a later date due to the Novel Coronavirus outbreak. By  Sibylle Michel