ZKS - Ein Unternehmensbereich der Peppermint Holding GmbH

ZKS Profile

Zwickauer Kammgarn GmbH (ZKS), a Peppermint company, develops and manufactures high quality and innovative special yarn solutions for the national and the international market. Our core expertise lies in the areas of transport and aerospace, workwear, industrial, home textiles and fashion. Our customers profit from the effects of the synergy with the other Peppermint group companies, Color Textil and Ertex Jacquard.



  • Established 1835
  • Turnover €29 million
  • Sales 2,000 tons
  • Export share 53%
  • Production sites:
    Wilkau-Haßlau (DE) and Miletin (CZ)

We see ourselves as a comprehensive centre of excellence in the area of weaving and knitting yarns as we design and manufacture our yarns in collaboration with our customers, suppliers and machinery manufacturers. This process is aided by our close customer and supplier relationships and existing partnerships of long standing.

Our focus is on the whole process. We address the requirements of our customers, from the first development step to the finished product. This allows us to create complex solutions that go beyond the in-house operations. What is important to us is ongoing communication in order to create innovations and to constantly optimise the product quality.


Zwickauer Kammgarn GmbH

CEOs: Beate Wilms, Hans-Joachim Gierse
Schneeberger Straße 135 | 08112 Wilkau-Haßlau | Germany

Phone: +49 37603 525 0
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