After an incredible 36 years of outstanding service Phil Bouldin, our Group Business Planning Director, is to retire. Phil began his long and varied career with the Texon in 1982, working as a market analyst for United Shoe Machinery (USM) who were part of Texon at the time. Phil held a variety of sales and […]
Our non-woven production facility in Dongguan, China has recently achieved a number of significant ISO accreditations – ISO9001 for business processes and quality management, ISO14001 for environmental control and impact, and ISO50001 for energy management and usage. ISO are the recognised global standards for products, services and systems which ensure quality, safety and efficiency. In […]
Brazil has gone through a difficult economic period but it remains the world’s 5th largest producer of footwear, relying on their own domestic market as well as supplying neighbouring countries, including as Argentina and Paraguay and the USA. With many material and component suppliers finding the current economic climate difficult in Brazil at the moment, […]
You may have noticed a story about the Texon #WashpapaChallenge recently. Well, we’ve been inundated with requests for more information about this creative contest. To recap, we sponsored a competition in Poland to promote the innovative use of Texon Vogue – our washable paper. We ran the competition in conjunction with Washpapa, our Polish and […]
Recently we sponsored a competition with our friends in Poland, which proved a huge hit with the local creative community. The challenge was for designers to create consumer applications and accessories using Texon Vogue – our vegan friendly, washable kraftpaper. The title of the competition was the Washpapa Challenge Paper & Fashion Design – or […]
Our new Texon 2018 Safety Materials catalogue is now available. The catalogue includes all our latest safety products, which can offer high performance, intelligent and sustainable solutions for the demands of safety footwear. If you would like to receive a copy of the new Texon Safety Catalogue please email.
Even in winter, Italy is well worth a visit. Recently Texon, together with our Italian distributor and European affiliates were in Milan for the Lineapelle materials show. Ever popular, this prestigious event hosted 1,254 exhibitors from 45 countries and 20,000 visitors from 109 countries.
You may have noticed, our new website is now up and running and it’s getting lots of positive feedback. We’ve completely redesigned and refreshed the site with a fresh and modern feel, as well as showcasing our many materials for life in footwear, consumer applications and technical fabrics. Now fully mobile-friendly, you can check out […]
Have you ever been to the Fast Textile International textile fair in Poland? If so, you’ll know it’s the most important event in the Polish world of fabrics and accessories. At the most recent event, Texon Sales Manager, Holger Hoffmann was there to support Washpapa – a customer of ours who had been nominated for […]
It give us great pleasure to announce that Mr. Thomas Bartley Jr. has joined Texon as Global Accounts Manager. Tom Muller, Texon’s Global Accounts Director, said: “Tom is based in the USA in Massachusetts, and has a solid background in the footwear industry with most of his experience with Vibram but more recently with TenCate Composites. He is […]
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