Karl Mayer turns 80 this year. The company will organize various in-house shows for its business partners, giving them an insight into the future of textile development and production technology. It will show its next innovation steps – responding to the challenges of digitization and conservation of resources.
Karl Mayer, based in Germany, is a market leader in warp knitting, warp preparation and machinery for technical textiles. In various locations, the group will present its new textile developments covering trends like athleisure, and will show introduction of digitization into the textile industry value chain by expanding the application of its new automation platform Kamcos 2. Sustainability is another important topic for the future. The company has solutions with Low Energy Option for warp knitting machines and Prosize, a sizing system that will save up to 20 per cent resources in fresh water, size agent and waste water.
Latest digital innovations include the Karl Mayer Connect and Karl Mayer check parts apps and the spare parts webshop. They complement the 360 degree service provided by Karl Mayer and guarantee efficient communication with the company’s own technical support staff. They also ensure that the machines operate more economically. Karl Mayer also has some new developments in shoe fabric production and an innovative preparation machine for warp knitting.