The Kufner Group, a technical fabrics producer, offers innovative textile solutions. The XShield, Kufner’s solution against electromagnetic radiation, has a variety of applications in different markets: from fashion and casual wear to home textiles, automotive, military, sports, health all the way to building and electronic industry uses. The XShield technology can also protect against unauthorised access via RFID-data-theft. Kufner will demonstrate some of these solutions at Techtextil, Germany, May 9 to 12, 2017.
The THS (textile heating systems) technology developed by Kufner has been used in automotive interiors in the field of dashboards, steering wheels and seats. Besides apparel applications, such as active sports or healthcare, Kufner technology can provide heating for the artificial grass of a football field or geo textiles in greenhouses.
In the next few years, Kufner wants to establish new applications for its THS technology. Kufner is known for technically advanced fusible interlinings and shaping canvas across the high-quality fashion sector. The majority of Kufner’s woven, knitted and nonwoven interlinings go into menswear.
Kufner is also world’s leading in stabilising leather for car seats and upholstery. All renowned car producers use the refined technology to maintain the natural elasticity of leather while simultaneously achieving the required stability.