Gerold Fleissner passed away with 92 years © Fleissner

21/07/2017 – Obituary


Gerold Fleissner passed away

Gerold Fleissner - Pioneer of textile-, man-made fiber- and nonwovens industry passed away with 92 years. He has enriched all the industry with his inventions ... By  Iris Schlomski

With this acquisition, Rieter is investing in adjacent fields of the textile value chain © Rieter

20/07/2017 – Rieter


Rieter takes over SSM Textilmaschinen

On June 30, 2017, Rieter acquired the SSM Textile Machinery Division (SSM) from Schweiter Technologies AG, Horgen (Switzerland). By  Iris Schlomski

The Renoir Flexy from efi-Reggiani is fitted with a Kyocera printhead and is capable of printing flexible fabrics such as jersey with Lycra for swimwear and sportswear on an industrial scale © Stephan Geitel

Fespa, the leading European fair for screen and digital printing, opened its doors from 8-12 May 2017 in Hamburg. I By  Iris Schlomski

There are more than 200 million cases of malaria each year and almost half a million deaths. Infants, children under five and pregnant women are the most vulnerable groups © BASF

BASF introduces first new class of public health insecticide for malaria prevention in more than 30 years. WHO recommendation for game-changing mosquito ... By  Iris Schlomski

Sustainable Textile School 2017: Chemnitz University of Technology and Gherzi Textil Organisation will cooperate with many international, national and regional partners to bring this idea to live © TU Chemnitz

18/07/2017 – Event


Sustainable Textile School 2017

Over 30 international textile experts visit Chemnitz for the first Sustainable Textile School to come. By  Iris Schlomski

Apparel Sourcing, Paris 18 - 21/9/2017 Le Bourget, Paris© Messe Frankfurt © Messe Frankfurt

13/07/2017 – Apparel Sourcing

Apparel Sourcing

One location, four trade fairs

Apparel Sourcing, Paris, now in its 13th show, continues healthy growth and has already registered 25% more exhibitors. By  Iris Schlomski

The Euratex Bulletins collect figures about the sector and the industry with analysis of the trends. © Euratex

13/07/2017 – Euratex


The Bulletin 2 2017

The latest report provides an in-depth analysis of the EU Textile & Clothing external trade for 2015-2016! By  Iris Schlomski