“We long anticipated the launch of a new generation of laser airbag technologies from Lectra. Naturally, we jumped at the opportunity to test it on our premises and provide input to improve and perfect the new solution.” Christophe Dervyn GST CEO © Lectra

To take its operations to the next level, Global Safety Textiles (GST) took part in joint testing with Lectra. By  Iris Schlomski

Lycra T 400 made in part from a combination of recycled and renewable materials © Invista

27/03/2018 – Invista


Lycra T400 fibre with EcoMade Technology

A new fibre made in part from a combination of recycled and renewable materials. More than 65% of the content comes from sustainable sources. By  Iris Schlomski

Sanitized AG presents a new unique dimension to odor-management for functional polyester textiles © Sanitized AG

26/03/2018 – Sanitized


Goodbye permastink!

Innovative odor-management for functional polyester textiles. Sanitized Odoractiv 10 with patented, dual-action technology. By  Iris Schlomski

Kinematics from design studio Nervous System. The first 3D-printed dress, made from a single piece © Photo: Nervous System/ Steve Marsel Studio

23/03/2018 – Sustainability


Innovation foundation in fashion

The mega trends technology and sustainability create innovative approaches to fashion driven by state-of-the-art know-how and environmental awareness. By  Editorial staff

The store of the future may only have a few items of real clothing available in the store © Human Solutions

22/03/2018 – Human Solutions Group

Human Solutions Group

Digitization of the customer

Digitization is changing the way the apparel industry works. Many companies are currently changing their workflows to get the right product faster. By  Iris Schlomski

The crane isn’t just a harbinger of spring and of light but also a “bird of good fortune” © pixabay

21/03/2018 – editorial


Spring has sprung!

At last – when the cranes return from far-off climes, we feel a sudden surge of excitement as we look forward to sunnier and warmer days when life seems ... By  Iris Schlomski

Michael Jänecke signing the new agreement © Messe Frankfurt

20/03/2018 – Texprocess Americas USA

Texprocess Americas USA

Extension of Contract

Messe Frankfurt, Inc. and SPESA announced an agreement to extend the contract to co-produce the Texprocess Americas trade show through 2032. By  Iris Schlomski