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ROQ UNVEILS MACHINE ABLE TO MAKE 100 MASKS PER MINUTE

"Obviously,
at the moment
the topic is
sustainable fibers:
organic and
recycled cottons,
recycled polyester
and fibers like
lyocell and modal"
JOÃO ABREU Administrador da Crispim Abreu
THE LIGHTNESS OF WHITE
MAKES MISSES WHITE SOAR
Fashion As it completes one year of existence, Misses White is already thinking about internationalization. Having excelled in the Portuguese market, the women’s fashion brand is now aiming to soar to Madrid and Paris READ MORE
"I want to be
different.
I want to
invest
to be different
in the market,
not to be like
my colleagues"
Humberto Salgado Tabel CEO
THIDOLS HONORS THE HEROES
OF THIS PANDEMIC
T-shirts The Portuguese T-shirt brand Thidols has just released the “Thank You” collection, to commend the work of those fighting against Covid-19, from health professionals, retail workers, scientists and world leaders that make tough decisions every day READ MORE
"We have to be
GOTS certified.
There are customers
who just want products
made with
organic cotton"
FERNANDO DIAS Presidente of B. Sousa Dias' Board of Directors
LOS ANGELES INSPIRES LATITID'S
NEW COLLECTION
Beachwear Great news for those who can’t wait to go back to the beach or to lay by the poolside: the Portuguese swimwear brand Latitid just unveiled a new collection, which draws inspiration from the irreverent and dreamy spirit of Los Angeles READ MORE
"The market
changes
a lot,
and we have
to be able
to adapt
to it"
DINA ALEMÃO Teamstone Administrator
JOÃO PEREIRA GUIMARÃES
IS ALIVE AND WELL
Company Founded in 1956 and specialized in ketten fabrics in artificial fibres, João Pereira Guimarães is alive and well, according to the Director Carolina Guimarães, 25, who took the reins of her grandfather’s company and is operating a true revolution READ MORE
"Our customers
are already
very focused
on sustainability.
There is no planet B
and we all
must chip in"
SUSANA SERRANO Adalberto CEO
THE “UPSIDE DOWN”
OF BENEDITA FORMOSINHO
Sustainability Now available for online purchase is the new collection of the Portuguese women’s fashion brand Benedita Formosinho. The Spring-Summer collection, entitled “Upside Down”, brings a style that is fresh, light and highly feminine READ MORE
EU INVESTS IN CIRCULARITY 10 BILLION The European Green Deal wants to create 20 new jobs for every thousand tonnes of textile sent for recycling READ MORE
POLOPIQUE MAKES MEDICAL MATERIAL manufacturing Polopique is making several types of medical supplies such as scrubs, hospital uniforms and masks READ MORE
PLUG-IN 5th EDITION is OPEN FARFETCH Farfetch launched the 5th edition of its internship programme in the fields of technology, data or product READ MORE
MORETEXTILE has new ONLINE STORE Home Textiles Moretextile takes another leap forward by launching their online store, oriented towards the health sector READ MORE
20.500professional visitors are expected to attend Munich Fabric Start in September
MOULINE YARNS ARE THE NEW STAR TRIFITROFA Yarn that blends different colours is Trifitrofa’s most recent bet to enhance their presence in the fashion industry READ MORE
MEY TÊXTEIS RESUMES ACTIVITY MASK PRODUCTION Mey Têxteis has resumed activity and the production face masks is now the factory’s biggest priority READ MORE
INCREASED PRESENCE IN SPAIN TEXTILES The Portuguese textile industry increased its sales in the Spanish market by 22.1%, reaching 90.6 million euro READ MORE
Push everyone’s buttons Product Botões Elite are presenting a new line of buttons able to conect with smartphones and store information READ MORE
WESTMISTER SAILS TOWARDS MEXICO Socks WestMister has taken yet another step towards internationalization, this time taking flight to Mexico READ MORE
PARFOIS SNATCHES TALENT Internationalization Parfois has again hired top executives from the competition, this time Ángela Goitia, from Bimba y Lola READ MORE
GREENPRINT TURNS TO MASKS Investment Greenprint invested 300 thousand euro in converting its unit towards mask production READ MORE
SALSA HELPS THE RED CROSS Capsule Colection #NeverSurrender is Salsa's new capsule collection, whose profits will revert entirely in favour of the Red Cross READ MORE
MASKS FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY ZIPPY A new line of reusable masks promises to bring smiles to children’s faces, thanks to their amusing animal patterns READ MORE
NÜWA SAVES 1600 LITERS OF WATER T-shirt Made from textile surpluses and recycled plastic bottles, each NÜWA T-shirt saves 1600 liters of water READ MORE
50 THOUSAND MASKS PER DAY JF ALMEIDA Têxteis J.F. Almeida has ensured the production of more than 50 thousand masks every day READ MORE
Is that product sustainable? Opinion Miguel Pedrosa Rodrigues argues that it is urgent to educate the consumer on sustainable fashion READ MORE
ZOURI: NO CARBON FOOTPRINT sustainability The Zouri shoes are made with sustainable fabric and even the sole is made with plastic waste from beaches READ MORE
FRADELSPORT MAKES MASKS Manufacturing Specialized in sports clothing, Fradelsport switched their production line into making masks and other IPEs READ MORE
LION OF PORCHES GIVES YOU MUSIC Fashion Lion of Porches has announced a new project aimed at supporting new talents in Portuguese music READ MORE