News & Events

Peppermint at Techtextil

Until Friday, we present our textile developments in hall 3.1 stand G23 at Techtextil in Frankfurt. Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens. Visit us, take a seat on our aircraft chair and learn all about our project: Kolumbus combines the skills of the Peppermint Group: Spinning, weaving and finishing – all at the highest technical level.

With a video campaign, the general association textil+mode pleads for a strong Europe as the basis for successful economic action before the upcoming European elections.

textile network will focus this year on the shortage of skilled workers and young talent in the textile industry. What is it all about? To kick off our series, Ingeborg Neumann, President of the general association textil+mode, will be on hand to answer questions on the topic that is currently occupying many companies: what can be done about the growing trend towards a shortage of skilled workers?

The East German textile industry is particularly affected by the shortage of skilled workers. Companies are therefore stepping up their efforts to recruit suitable foreign employees.

The Zwickauer Kammgarnspinnerein is struggling with rising costs for raw materials. The management therefore wants to realign itself.

Currently, 25 young people from six countries are undergoing vocational training.


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, 11.09.2019

17. Berufsorientierungsmarkt „Abenteuer Beruf“

We visit various regional job fairs every year to give you, as a potential trainee or employee, the opportunity to get to know us. This is why, for example, we will be participating in the vocational orientation market in Reichenbach on 11 September 2019. Come by and talk to us. We look forward to getting to know you!