Textile Industry Industry News

Seams are the connecting elements    < 2014-05-03 >

CEO and Spokesman Bodo Th. Bölzle A broken seam is absolutely irritating. This statement also applies to technical textiles. Here, for example, a hole in the seam inevitably ends in a catastrophe – just think of an airbag that does not have high-quality seams. These aspects of thread production are everyday business to Amann, as, after all, the company, which even 160 years after its foundation is still in the hands of the founder’s family, ranks among the top three manufacturers of sewin

Always one step ahead    < 2014-05-03 >

The young and creative team of Gommus S.c.p.A. Innovation has been the keyword for Gommus S.c.p.A. all along and has led to numerous trendsetting achievements. Created in cooperation with international designers, Gommus® is the company’s historical brand and offers a wide range of versatile and high-performance products. St. Moritz is designed for the market of handcrafted and luxury shoes and excels for its sophisticated design. A result of the company’s continuous research into product

Fabrics for luxurious fashion    < 2014-05-03 >

Extremely luxurious fabrics made of silk, wool or cotton have to breathe the right quality, as otherwise, most fashion brands cannot embark on new production. They strongly focus on small, but fine weaving factories and dyeing and printing plants that know their craft inside out. “We are one of the leading suppliers in this segment, and our customers are some of the large fashion brands, among them prominent premium brands,” points out Sales Director and Co-Owner Filippo Girani. His father Gi

Precious pieces    < 2014-05-03 >

Armani, Versace, Missoni, Prada, Fendi, Gucci – these ones and many other Italian fashion houses are celebrating international success which brave the crisis. ‘Made in Italy’ is celebrating a remarkable comeback. Also Uno Maglia has a reason to be pleased. “The 15 best known luxury fashion brands are among our customers,” explains Managing Director Dott. Bertrand Thiry. “Due to the comeback of the quality symbol ‘made in Italy’ we have acquired many customers who are part of the international

A global approach    < 2014-05-03 >

The history of the enterprise dates back to 1926, when Shri Gajadhar Mansinghka founded his first textile business in India. “Today, the Indian-based group of companies is run by Anil Mansinghka,” explains Amit Lath, managing partner at Sharda Europe, and with the company for 15 years. Mr. Lath is responsible for developing new products in terms of company sales, and maintaining relationships with banks and trade partners. “The enterprise’s original focus was set on the supply of raw material

Looking for perfection    < 2014-05-03 >

“Every season, we start again, every six months it is a new challenge to succeed. Finding perfection is the constant drive,” says Commercial Director Chantal Spaas who founded the fashion brand together with Sofie d’Hoore more than 20 years ago. While Ms. Spaas concentrates on the commercial side of the business, selling the collection designed by Sofie d’Hoore, her business partner Sofie d’Hoore is the ‘fashion brain’ behind the brand. “We really started with one pair of trousers, then a few

French favourites    < 2014-05-03 >

With over 15 million pieces distributed per year, equivalent to a turnover of about 35 million EUR, Textiss S.A.S. holds a prominent position as a producer and supplier of trendy undergarments, both under its own and under licensed brands. “We focus on the design, creation and distribution of lingerie and underwear for the volume market,” points out Marketing and Communications Manager Benjamin Caillaud. “Our collections are designed in-house.”

Tradition, innovation and flair    < 2014-05-03 >

Alberto Guardiani, president of Alberto Guardiani. Alberto Guardiani is a family-owned fashion company that was founded by Dino Guardiani in Montegranaro in 1947. “At the age of 20, I knew it was my turn to take over the business and implement my own ideas,” explains Alberto Guardiani, president of Alberto Guardiani. “Therefore, in 1981, the first Alberto Guardiani collection was launched. I had an unfailing urge to experiment and a keen desire to think outside the box. These facts motiva

Weaving a tale of success    < 2014-05-03 >

A multinational company today, Itema proves that the whole is stronger than the sum of its parts. The company was founded in 2001 and organized in its present form in 2012. The new Itema logo was released at the same time and has become a beacon of quality and reliability in the meantime.

If the shoe fits    < 2014-05-03 >

Quality and comfort our feet deserve – insoles made by SPAC s.r.l. “Our Polyair insole is probably our most popular product,” says Elena Corolaita, member of management at SPAC s.r.l. who has been with the company since 1988 in second generation. “It has been on the market since the beginning of the year 2000 and started off very well immediately. One of our customers for this product back then was ECCO, for example.” When ECCO moved its production to other countries it was quite a cut f

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