Texpertise Network – the whole sector together
Welcome to the Texpertise Network Newsroom! The Messe Frankfurt network links the leading international textile trade fairs.
At around 60 events worldwide, we show the forces driving the sector. Texpertise - the textile business network combines current topics, trends, events and a global network of more than 500,000 people from all over the world. Whether Frankfurt, Paris, Shanghai, Mumbai or New York - with our events and our commitment we provide impulses for the entire textile value chain. And you will find the news from the textile world and our activities concentrated here!
News All News
A new plan for an old problem
The EU has adopted an action plan to drive the textile industry's shift toward greater sustainability
Podcast: What can home textile retailers learn from nature’s ecosystem?
Based on the Heimtextil Trend "Deep Nature", this year’s curator and trend expert Anja Bisgard Gaede sheds light on the trends in the latest podcast.
“We shouldn’t forget individual needs”
Dr Christian Benedict has been researching the subject of sleep for more than 20 years. At the Sleep & More conference during the Heimtextil Summer Special fro…
Covid-19 accelerates systemic change
The coronavirus pandemic is having a devastating impact worldwide. Even the textile and clothing industries have not been spared. Karl-Hendrik Magnus, Senior P…
Press releases Show all
Texworld Evolution Paris 04 – 06 July, 2022
More than 400 international exhibitors will meet from 4 to 6 July at the Parc des Expositions Paris-Le-Bourget for a new edition of the Texworld Evolution Paris sourcing event. This year's exhibition marks the return of the major sourcing countries - including China - to Paris.
Neonyt Lab: working together for a more sustainable fashion industry
“Sustainable fashion makes a difference. We make a difference!” – these were two of the most important messages that the Neonyt Lab community took away after three colourful days of events under the motto “New Patterns” in the Union Halle in Frankfurt am Main. The premiere of the direct-to-consumer format as a great success: Neonyt Lab counts designers, activists, consumers and content creators as well as representatives from the fashion industry from 22 countries amongst its visitors.
Quality, sustainable blend of domestic and international exhibitors confirmed for Yarn Expo Autumn
One of the key challenges for the textile industry has been finding innovative ways to improve sustainability, while simultaneously maintaining and exceeding expected standards of quality. At Yarn Expo Autumn, set to take place from 29 – 31 August at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai, fairgoers will be able to source quality fibres and yarns that align with consumers’ eco-friendly expectations.
Frankfurt Agreement: 25 European fashion institutions creating the “European Fashion Alliance”. A powerful new network of fashion organisations aiming to unite and change the European fashion landscape.
The first real transnational alliance of European fashion councils and institutionsis founded by 25 European fashion organizations aiming to empower a prosperous, sustainable and inclusive European fashion ecosystem. During a two-day summit in Frankfurt at the end of March 2022, Fashion Council Germany brought together the most leading European fashion organisations to form a coalition of change, with the support of Messe Frankfurt and its global Texpertise Network.
Texworld Evolution Paris 2022
Texworld Evolution Paris will open its doors from 4 to 6 July 2022 at the Paris-Le Bourget Exhibition Center. Apparel Sourcing Paris, Avantex Paris, Leatherworld Paris and Texworld Paris trade fairs will concentrate for 3 days the essential global offer for fashion brands, from ready-to-wear to luxury.