Magazine December 2020

Unprecedented times, unprecedented challenges

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2020 was an eventful year with many new challenges. However, radical changes can also bring potential for renewal and further development. In this issue of our magazine, we will therefore focus on various sectors, companies and subject areas that have either changed successfully due to this year's developments or had already been well prepared for such a situation thanks to their concept.

One topic that played a major role throughout the year is personal protective equipment. In this newsletter, you will learn how the various types of masks differ and how they are categorized. With Evolution St. Louis, we will also introduce you to a company that specializes in local and flexible production and will familiarize you with the numerous functions of Groz-Beckert's optimized Sewing Customer Portal – because online shops and short supply chains have become even more important this year. Last but not least, the Tufting and Carding articles show that a focus on customer needs can lead to creative solutions.

We hope you enjoy reading this issue.

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Just an image Hans-Jürgen Haug
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Evolution St. Louis: Knitwear made in America

Just an image The world is changing and so are the ideas of what a high-tech knitting mill should look like and what it should provide. Case in point: Evolution St. Louis.
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PPE in the times of corona

Just an image Corona is the top topic all over the world in 2020. And it has meant that the demand for personal protective equipment (PPE) and mouth and nose masks in particular has increased drastically practically overnight.
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Focus on customer needs

Just an image Demanding carpet surfaces require joint development work on-site. Together with our long-standing partner Danfloor, we have done just that successfully.
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The fight against rust on card clothing

Just an image How does rust occur? What measures does Groz-Beckert take to minimize the risk of rust? What measures can I take to prevent rust on my card clothing and what if it's already too late? We will address these questions here.
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The Customer Portal for sewing machine needles

Just an image The Customer Portal Sewing in its new look: So that you can order sewing machine needles quickly and easily and are always up-to-date with the latest information.

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