CINET organizes new PTC Global Best Practice Awards in 2018

Following the successful first edition of the PTC Global Best Practice Awards (GBPA) in 2016, CINET is now preparing for the new edition of 2018. The GBPA2018 will be even bigger, with 150 participating nominees from over 40 countries. Nominations are welcomed!

New initiative

CINET has set up this new initiative to profile Global PTC Business Models of Best Practices. The Global Best Practice Awards Ceremony will take place during EXPOdetergo period in Milan, October 19th, 2018. CINET members worldwide are invited to apply nominees for these prestigious awards.

There is no registration fee, the top 40 candidates will be invited to Milan with a special invitation from CINET. The top 150 candidates will receive free 2-page editorial in Volume no. 6 of the “The World of PTC” series with its own Corporate Profile of Best Practices. This new book will offer a global overview of Best Practices in Retail Textile Cleaning and Industrial Laundering, all together Professional Textile Care (PTC).

Categories and awards

Both for the category retail Textile Cleaning as well as the category industrial laundry / Textile Service there will be 3 awards:

  • Overall Best Practices award
  • Innovation award
  • Sustainability award


National awards

New in this edition will be national awards to precede the Global Best Practice Awards. Agreements has been established in 7 countries by now (France, UK, Italy, The Netherlands, China, Indonesia, CEE-region). The Overall winners of the National awards will be automatically invited to participate in the GBPAP2018.


Watch the aftermovie of the GBPA2016! For more information on National and Global Best Practices Awards, visit the CINET website. Pre-registration for the Global Best Practice Awards is open now via this website as well. You are cordially invited to nominate PTC companies. Reply forms must be completed and received by CINET with all indicated enclosures by May 1st, 2018!

EXPOdetergo supports GBPAP2018; Ceremony at the show

The Global Best Practice Awards Program 2018 will have its summum during EXPOdetergo 2018 in Milan. October 19th EXPOdetergo will be the venue for the Global Info Square Meetings where the 40 top nominees will present their cases to the international jury of experts, followed by the Award Ceremony the same day.

EXPOdetergo fully supports the Global Best Practice Award Program 2018. Congress rooms are made available for this initiative all day October 19th 2018, including the Award Ceremony from 18:00-21:00. Over 200 industry professionals will be able to witness the ceremony.