LOGO TEXGLOBAL

European innovative TEXtiles go international: innovative global value chain creation and textile GLOBAL markets exploration
TEXGLOBAL

ENRICO VENTURINI
CLUSTER MANAGER

Overview

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Summary and objectives

The general objective of the TEXGLOBAL project is to support the growth, the competitiveness and industrial modernisation of European Textile enterprises in long run by enhancing its innovation capacity.

SMEs of European Textile sectors have to confront daily with an increasing competition. SMEs have to increasingly integrate their activities into global value chains by mean of new cooperation. A partnership composed of main Textile clusters in Europe will allow to provide SMEs with specialised business support services such as specific and strategical contacts from the target market, the organisation of international study visits, partnering missions, matchmaking events and incoming events.

The activities of TEXGLOBAL project will support European SMEs to identify growth opportunities worldwide, raise their excellence and innovation capacities in a global ecosystem. Textile industry sustainability is based on the innovation process that bring to new products, applications, markets, production processes and services, and in this project will be transferred to SMEs the importance and, than the methodology, to find a right partner to develop, prototype and produce an INNOVATIVE GLOBALLY COMPETITIVE MATERIAL, PRODUCT OR SERVICE.

The TEXGLOBAL internationalisation strategy for SMEs address the following countries: Mexico, USA, Vietnam.

Results expected

Expected results:

  • Collaboration activities with international partners in targeted markets (missions to technological centres, universities, innovative industries; matchmaking events; pilot operational collaboration project to further develop of innovative products)
  • Cooperation agreements between partnership members and international partner of targeted market
  • Business agreement to develop innovative solutions in strategic thematic areas
  • Generation of new innovation, technology transfer and business models, by the transnational exchange of textile based solutions and innovation process theories and best practise.

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Manufacturing:C13 Manufacture of textiles - Professional, scientific and technical activities:M72 Scientific research and development
Cross-sectoral industries
Creative Industries
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems
Ecosystems:Textile

Other key partners or networks your partnership is linked with in Europe and in third countries

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Latest news and documents

News Published: 26.04.2021
Policy reommendations for textile sector
Document Published: 14.04.2021
Texglobal partners held a meeting to score the five proposals received for coaching about internationalization activities.
News Published: 26.03.2021
TEXGLOBAL has extended the deadline of the TOR: Coaching for co-creation of internationalization activities until 12 April 12 CET.
News Published: 01.03.2021
Invitation to supply an expertise service for “Coaching for co-creation of internationalization activities” (5 Clusters, 10 Participants).