functional textiles


New products for summer 2023 in the spotlight: The Digital Fair at Performance Days will take place from May 17 to 21, 2021! © Performance Days

04/05/2021 – Performance Days Loop

Performance Days Loop

Performance Days: The digital trade fair week “The Loop”

The scheduled date of Performance Days cannot take place as a physical event. The digital trade fair week will take place from May 17 to 21. ... By  Iris Schlomski

The Performance Days team looks forward to working with Tengda Exhibition and envisions a 2021 full of hope and a successful first edition of Functional Textiles Shanghai by Performance Days. © Performance Days

01/04/2021 – Premiere in China

Premiere in China

Functional Textiles Shanghai by Performance Days

New trade fair for functional textiles to be launched in China in September 2021. By  Iris Schlomski

From 17 – 19 March, over 2,500 exhibitors will be joining the fair to cover an exhibition area of nearly 160,000 sqm. © Messe Frankfurt

16/03/2021 – From denim to functional fabrics and sustainable textiles

From denim to functional fabrics and sustainable textiles

Intertextile Apparel Spring Edition offers it all

As Intertextile Apparel’s next edition starts tomorrow, March 17, fairgoers can look forward to an all-round, comprehensive sourcing experience. By  Sibylle Michel

PrimaLoft will continue to lead fabric innovation and material technology developments, such as PrimaLoft Bio fabric. © PrimaLoft

16/09/2020 – Global Partnership Agreement

Global Partnership Agreement

PrimaLoft and Shanghai Challenge Textile are partnering

Focus on technological innovation: PrimaLoft, Inc. and Shanghai Challenge Textile Co., LTD enter global partnership agreement. By  Iris Schlomski

Dyntex CEO Mathias Braun sees tremendous market potential for two new ultralight and environmentally friendly functional textiles: “Our newly developed fabric collection plays a critical role in protecting the environment for future generations.” © Dyntex/Othmar Heidegger

26/08/2020 – Wicket 16: Ultralight and biosynthetic

Wicket 16: Ultralight and biosynthetic

Dyntex: New functional fabrics

Environmentally friendly, functional textiles made of biosynthetic yarn and biodegradable fabric. Dyntex has launched two world premieres. By  Iris Schlomski

Performance Days is now taking on the challenge to specifically inform the functional textile sector, in particular about the most important and latest steps relating to sustainability. © Performance Days

23/10/2019 – sustain&innovate


Performance Days offers a sustainability conference

The first sustainability conference specifically for the functional textile industry – 14th November 2019 in Munich! By  Iris Schlomski

Polartec – a view into the production © Christopher Payne, Polartec

12/06/2019 – Milliken & Company

Milliken & Company

New owner of Polartec

Milliken & Company to acquire Polartec. Brand acquisition bolsters Milliken’s capabilities to include fleece, performance textiles. By  Iris Schlomski