Personalities

Britta Fuenfstueck to succeed Andreas Joehle as CEO of the HARTMANN Group on January 1, 2019 Britta Fuenfstueck to succeed Andreas Joehle as CEO of the HARTMANN Group on January 1, 2019 She comes with several years of chief executive and healthcare industry experience The Supervisory Board of the HARTMANN GROUP announced on October 10, … More Personalities

OECD unemployment rate stable at 5.3 % in August 2018

The OECD unemployment rate remained stable at 5.3% in August 2018. Across the OECD, 33.5 million people were unemployed, around one million more than in April 2008. In the euro area, the unemployment rate declined by 0.1 percentage point, to 8.1 % in August, with the rate dropping 0.5 percentage point in Italy (to 9.7 … More OECD unemployment rate stable at 5.3 % in August 2018

Brand and supplier commitment to Responsible Wool Standard grows as certified products become available

Textile Exchange announces that the first Responsible Wool Standard (RWS) certified products are now available in stores with more products making their way to shelves very soon as the commitment to the RWS from across the textile industry continues to grow. The Responsible Wool Standard is a voluntary global standard that addresses the welfare of … More Brand and supplier commitment to Responsible Wool Standard grows as certified products become available

Awards

Red Dot Award celebrates the year’s best communication designers Out of a total of 8610 entries, the year’s most creative and best-designed communication design projects emerged victorious. Their makers will be honoured at the award ceremony for the Red Dot Award: Communication Design 2018 on 26 October in Berlin. From Australia to Iceland and from … More Awards

Opening of the 34th IAF World Fashion Convention by IAF President Han Bekke

This week, on Tuesday October 9 and Wednesday October 10, the conference part of the 34th IAF World Fashion Convention is taking place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Maastricht. On the first day, IAF President Han Bekke officially opened this international gathering. After having welcomed a wide variety of international attendees from more than … More Opening of the 34th IAF World Fashion Convention by IAF President Han Bekke