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18/11/2019 – A trade fair celebrates its golden anniversary

A trade fair celebrates its golden anniversary

Heimtextil 2020

From 7 to 10 January 2020, Heimtextil is bringing the global home textiles industry back to Frankfurt am Main for what will be the 50th time. By  Ilona Schulz
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15/11/2019 – Drastic decrease in cotton production

Drastic decrease in cotton production

Extreme dryness in Australia

The high decrease in cotton area is due to the decrease in irrigation water availability that was exacerbated by below normal precipitation during the ... By  Sibylle Michel
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Techtextil India will be opening its doors in Mumbai on 20 November. Groz-Beckert will be present at the fair. TEZ, Groz-Beckert. © Groz-Beckert

 
15/11/2019 – 150 countries – one textile world

150 countries – one textile world

Groz-Beckert at Techtextil India

Techtextil India will be opening its doors in Mumbai on 20 November. Groz-Beckert will be present at the fair. By  Iris Schlomski
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In order to overcome the challenges posed by the new regulation, companies are advised to work in collaboration with their entire supply chains in order to ensure compliance with the regulation, and focus their efforts on growing markets. © Azazello/stock.adobe.com

 
15/11/2019 – A new stringent EU regulation

A new stringent EU regulation

The medical textile market in 2020?

The Medical Devices Regulation (MDS) becomes mandatory in 2020 and poses a threat to the growth prospects of the medical textile sector. By  Iris Schlomski
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Co-founder and software specialist Maria Piechnick and the founding team at Wandelbots. © Wandelbots

 
15/11/2019 – Human interaction replaces programming language

Human interaction replaces programming language

Easy transition to Industry 4.0 with Wandelbots

Wandelbots, the young Dresden-based startup, is being overrun by demand for its textile-orientated digitalisation solutions for industry. By  Hans-Werner Oertel
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Always well frequented: The Tex Started meets Industry events, most recently at the first PolitFashionNight in Berlin. © photothek/Grabowsky

 
15/11/2019 – Stars of the Future – Part 6

Stars of the Future – Part 6

Start-ups meet SMEs

The team at the Textile+Fashion Confederation is committed to connecting young start-ups with the 1,400 or so SMEs in the industry. By  Iris Schlomski
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Andreas Kielholz, Managing Director of JUMBO-Textil: “Solutions for the mobility of the future must be lightweight. Because every gram less of weight helps – regardless of the motor, but especially in e-mobility.” © Jumbo-Textil

 
14/11/2019 – For the vehicle of the future

For the vehicle of the future

Narrow textiles and textile components

Jumbo-Textil specialises in narrow textiles and textile components is the ideal solution partner for the automotive industry. By  Iris Schlomski