Industry Links

In this section you find internet links to important market partners throughout the textile supply chain.


AATCC The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists.
ABIQUIM Associação Brasileira da Indústria Química (Brazilian Chemical Industry Association).
Cotton, Inc. Cotton Incorporated is building the market for cotton through research and promotion.
Euratex The European Apparel and Textile Organization based in Brussels.

Gots Standard

Standard to ensure organic status of textiles from harvesting of the raw materials up to labelling.
SADFA South African Dyers & Finishers Association, promoting the advancement of science and technology, especially in the theory and practice of the tinctorial arts, and textile finishing. 
Society of Dyers and Colourists The Society's portfolio of publications is a unique resource of knowledge on color and coloration science and technology.
Verein Deutscher Textilveredlungsfachleute The German Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists.
Wear Organic Project from Pesticide Action Network UK aiming to reduce the problems from pesticides used in cotton, particularly by promoting organic and fair alternatives.
Organic Exchange A unique resource for those interested in organic cotton and sustainable textiles.

News services

EcoTextile News Business-to-business magazine dedicated to the production of sustainable and ethical textiles and apparel.
Fashion Magazines Link collection for important fashion magazines.
Fashion Salad A mix of everything in fashion: news about models, textiles, designers, magazines, and more.
Funktionstextilien Online News centre on functional textiles.
Inteletex Textile industry news and analysis, business information and resources.
Just-Style Provider for global news and research regarding the ever-changing fashion market.
mode-information Books, magazines and online services especially for textile fashion, graphics, interior, architecture and lifestyle.
Sensational Color Update on latest color trends.
Sportstextiles News and features for the international sports, outdoor, footwear and equipment trade.
Textile World News News in the textile industry provided by Textile World.
TWnetwork News portal for the retail, fashion and textile industry.

Business platforms

Apparel Search Apparel Search gives you the world of fashion online.
Fashion on Web Search engine for the fashion, retail & online-shopping business.
Textilserver Search engine for products and companies engaged in textile finishing.
Textileweb Business community for industry professionals, buyer's and supplier's guide, used equipment and marketplace.
Texworld Sourcing and marketing solutions to the various segments that link the entire apparel and textile industry.


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