Home / Knowledge / News / Textiles / GUNOLD satisfied with new format of Texprocess
GUNOLD satisfied with new format of Texprocess
Jul '11
The debut of Texprocess, the new international trade fair for processing textile and flexible materials (May 24-27, 2011) in Frankfurt, was a huge success for Gunold GmbH.

We have been extremely busy on all 4 days of the trade show and there was a tremendous interest in our complete range of embroidery supplies. Stephan Gunold, Marketing Manager, is happy to announce. „No question, the show far exceeded our expectations and we are quite satisfied with the successful start and the new format of this show.

Customers specifically asked for embroidery solutions and this has been the main focus of this company, based in Stockstadt for many years now. The customers were visibly impressed by the easy handling of the new THERMOFIX. Now ironing-on of emblems and patches is a breeze. With this new material it is easy and fast to affix embroidery designs onto jackets, shirts and fabrics. Permanently – even after frequent washings.

We were able to demonstrate the easy use of Thermofix for appliqués and everybody was thrilled.

“The similar texture to non-wovens convinced the trade show visitors in particular -no crimping and coiling up which happens quite often when cutting adhesive films,” Stephan Gunold points out. The trade show visitors were also quite interested in all the other new products. First and foremost in the new POLY Fire, a flame-retardant polyester thread which is available in 27 popular colours and is tested according to EN 533 Index 3 now certified according to EN ISO 15025 and EN ISO 6941. In addition the brand new BOBBY FIL 120 L, a pre-wound bobbin thread, with no sides and no core convinced a lot of customers.

Customers have always been amazed by the wide product range of Gunold's stabiliser assortment STIFFY- the same was true in Frankfurt. 30 different stabiliser alternatives offer the right choice for every fabric - a cut-away or tear-away stabilizer, one with a coating or a self-adhesive non-woven. Customers were also very much impressed by the brand-new self-adhesive embroidery backing which is called FILMOPLAST now. It comes in different make-ups to fit popular embroidery hoops, in black and white and in different widths. The weight of the new FILMOPLST corresponds to the former type 140. And last but not least, embroidering on an embroidery machine was also demonstrated at the show. This was done is various ways.

You could watch a real demonstration on an embroidery machine (Happy) where appliqués with TWILLY and the polyester thread POLY were embroidered and at the same time, the new, easy-to-understand video training series with the same topic was shown on a screen. Furthermore the video 'Embroidering on Terrycloth', surprised a lot of visitors. To put it in a nutshell, one trade show visitor remarked: “Oh! It's as simple as that! “

Just to demonstrate how easy and exciting embroidery can be, Gunold has been offering a popular and frequently updated seminar program for 8 years now. The seminars are perfect for continuing education and employee training.

Must ReadView All

Union textiles minister Smriti Irani addressing at the Texprocil Annual Export Awards. Courtesy: PIB

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2016

Govt to extend special package to home textiles segment

The Central government is likely to extend the recently approved Rs...

Reebok Liquid Speed Grey. Courtesy: Business Wire

Apparel/Garments | On 22nd Oct 2016

Reebok’s Liquid Factory brings sneaker creation to US

Reebok, a pioneer in the sporting goods industry, has brought sneaker ...

Courtesy: GHCL

Textiles | On 22nd Oct 2016

GHCL to invest Rs 67.25 crore in textile division

Chemicals and textiles firm GHCL will invest Rs 67.25 crore in its...

Interviews View All

Manfred Mentges
Sedo Treepoint GmbH

We see a higher demand in colour management systems, as customers see big...

Frank Gossmann
Rotorcraft AG

‘RT3 motto is: Do not check millimetres, check colours.’

Abhimanyu Singh Rathore & Barbara Anna Kosiorek

‘Blending cultures is the true beauty of fashion, where one’s imagination...

Mohammad Hassan
Biax Fiberfilm

About one in every 20 patients picks up an infection while hospitalised....

Paolo Ocleppo
Sandvik Hyperion

Paolo Ocleppo, Rotary Cutting Segment manager, Sandvik Hyperion discusses...

Johan Berlin
InvestKonsult Sweden AB

Investkonsult Sweden AB has been buying and selling second-hand textile...

Karan Arora
Karan Arora

Bridal couture created with rich Indian heritage, exquisite craftsmanship...

Silvia Venturini Fendi
Fendi s.r.l

"Yes, my confidence and positive attitude are my strengths and should be...

Pranav Mishra

Designers Pranav Mishra and Shyma Shetty’s Huemn is known for its...

Press Release

Press Release

Letter to Editor

Letter to Editor

RSS Feed

RSS Feed

Submit your press release on


Letter To Editor

(Max. 8000 char.)

Search Companies

October 2016

October 2016

Subscribe today and get the latest update on Textiles, Fashion, Apparel and so on.


Browse Our Archives


Advanced Search