3D CAD comes of Age
3D CAD comes of Age
19/04/2017

3D CAD comes of Age

‘3D   is   here   and   it’s   transforming   the   way   brands   can   design, develop and produce fashion.  It  has  the  power  to  digitize  a  $1.3  trillion  industry,  and  consequently  deliver  huge  business  value  by  making  the  industry  faster,  more sustainable, and freer to be innovative and creative’. Optitex 3D CAD, with all the extended ramifications it can [...] Weiterlesen...

TEXPROCESS TALK: Jürgen Brecht, Head of Production & Technical Development Marc Cain
TEXPROCESS TALK: Jürgen Brecht, Head of Production & Technical Development Marc Cain
12/04/2017

TEXPROCESS TALK: Jürgen Brecht, Head of Production & Technical Development Marc Cain

What influence do fashion trends have on manufacturing processes and what are the challenges facing German apparel companies? We spoke with Jürgen Brecht, Head of Production & Technical Development at Marc Cain, about this. What influence do fashion trends have on manufacturing process? Do they also have a mutual influence on each other? As a [...] Weiterlesen...

The Bonding Division of MACPI at Texprocess
The Bonding Division of MACPI at Texprocess
22/03/2017

The Bonding Division of MACPI at Texprocess

At Texprocess in May, MACPI presents his latest innovative division: the BONDING DIVISION. It offers a wide range of endless solutions able to meet the more sophisticated request for stitch-free applications in the garment industry as well in footwear, automotive and medical industries. A dedicated R&D team is constantly interface with the major worldwide brands [...] Weiterlesen...

Clean work: Veit – energy-efficient textile care
Clean work: Veit – energy-efficient textile care
20/03/2017

Clean work: Veit – energy-efficient textile care

Working towards a clean textiles value chain often seems like a never-ending task. Scarcely has a partial victory been achieved when new problem areas arise. These are frequently so specific that they are barely comprehensible without appropriate expertise. The good news is that the number of providers of progressive solutions who are seriously interested in [...] Weiterlesen...

Industry trend: Microfactory
Industry trend: Microfactory
09/03/2017

Industry trend: Microfactory

On the way to Industry 4.0: at the upcoming Texprocess trade fair, a ‘Digital Textile Micro Factory’ will present a live demonstration of an integrated production chain for apparel. In collaboration with the German Institutes for Textile and Fibre Research in Denkendorf and a number of well-known companies in the textile sector, Texprocess will, in [...] Weiterlesen...

Composite Materials from Renewable Biomaterials
Composite Materials from Renewable Biomaterials
02/02/2017

Composite Materials from Renewable Biomaterials

Low weight and high tensile strength: Carbon fibres have properties that make them suitable for a growing range of applications. Up to now, the fibres have been produced from fossil raw materials and in energy-intensive production processes. The European research project “LIBRE” is now exploring sustainable raw materials and environmentally friendly production processes for carbon [...] Weiterlesen...

Inspired by nature
Inspired by nature
01/11/2016

Inspired by nature

Water and dirt repellent garments are often criticised on the grounds of sustainability. Outdoor clothing especially often still derives its functionality from per- and polyfluorinated compounds (PFCs). An interdisciplinary research product undertaken by German textile research institutes addresses this specific issue and takes its inspiration from fungi. Whether you are hiking, cycling or on the [...] Weiterlesen...

3D simulation software at Texprocess

3D CAD comes of Age

‘3D   is   here   and   it’s   transforming   the   way   brands   can   design, develop and produce fashion.  It  has  the  power  to  digitize  a  $1.3  trillion  industry,  and  consequently  deliver  huge  business  value  by  making  the  industry  faster,  more sustainable, and freer to be innovative and creative’. Optitex Read more...

MACPI 514.37

The Bonding Division of MACPI at Texprocess

At Texprocess in May, MACPI presents his latest innovative division: the BONDING DIVISION. It offers a wide range of endless solutions able to meet the more sophisticated request for stitch-free applications in the garment industry as well in footwear, automotive and medical industries. Read more...

Photo: VEIT GmbH

Clean work: Veit – energy-efficient textile care

Working towards a clean textiles value chain often seems like a never-ending task. Scarcely has a partial victory been achieved when new problem areas arise. These are frequently so specific that they are barely comprehensible without appropriate expertise. The good news is that the number of providers of progressive solutions who are seriously interested in ... Read more...

Texprocess 2015 Photo : Jochen Günther/Messe FrankfurtTexprocess 2015

Industry trend: Microfactory

On the way to Industry 4.0: at the upcoming Texprocess trade fair, a ‘Digital Textile Micro Factory’ will present a live demonstration of an integrated production chain for apparel. In collaboration with the German Institutes for Textile and Fibre Research in Denkendorf and a number of well-known companies in the textile sector, Texprocess will, in ... Read more...