Textile & Fashion
EXCELLENCE IN TEXTILE. Mönchengladbach is home to numerous well-known companies in the fields of textile, clothing/fashion, textile mechanical engineering, and textile logistics. There are approx. 80 companies from this sector with some 3,200 employees in the Mönchengladbach region. The Mönchengladbach-based Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences (textile and clothing technology department) and the Research Institute for Textile and Clothing means that the local textile industry is in an excellent position in the region as an industry of the future. The WFMG’s main activity in this sector is the MG ZIEHT AN – GO TEXTILE (MG pulls on – GO TEXTILE) young talents and recruitment trade fair!
MG zieht an – go textile!
MG ZIEHT AN – GO TEXTILE!, Germany’s largest textile trade fair for young talents, is based on an initiative of well-known companies in textile machine construction and textile and clothing technology. It is hosted by Europe’s largest training centre for the textile industries: the Textile and Clothing Technology department at the Niederrhein University of Applied Sciences.