Register here! Global Best Practices Awards 2020 (Amsterdam, NL)

November 04th, 2020 - November 05th, 2020    Amsterdam, NL 

In view of the postponement of Texcare International Frankfurt show for 2021 and taking into account the advanced preparation for the current GBPAP2020 edition, The Global Best Practices Awards 2020 Event will be streamed LIVE ONLINE from Amsterdam (NL) on 4-5 November 2020, with participants from some 45 countries. The focus will be on 3 central topics: Sustainability, Hygiene and Digitization.


Real-time Global participation

Potential Awards Winners will be invited to do an online presentation. The International Jury evaluation will also be made online. In order to adjust it to the Coronavirus governmental social-distancing measures, only a limited number of people will be invited on spot.


Professional Textile Care: The better way to do laundry.

The Global Best Practices Awards (GBPAP) 2020 will showcase extraordinary professional laundry & dry cleaning showcases around the world. Participants will be promoting key issues of Professional Textile Care (PTC), with a special attention to new business models after Corona, focusing on sustainability, hygiene and digitization.


Nov 4th – Online Pitch Presentations

  • 15.00 CET: Welcome & Intro
    • New Market, New Opportunities, by Peter Wennekes (CINET’s President)
    • International GBPAP2020, by Mr. Geert Bottger (Chairman of the Jury)
  • approx. 15.15 CET: Retail Textile Cleaning (RTC) Pitch Presentations Finalists
    • World’ top showcases presentations among the Retail (sme) companies
  • approx. 16.35 CET: Big Retail Textile Cleaning (RTC-B) Pitch Presentations Finalists
    • Best showcases presentations among the franchize chains, laundry-on-demand operations
  • approx. 17.40 CET: Industrial Textile Services (ITS) Pitch Presentations Finalists
    • 2020’s best showcases presentations among the Industrial Laundries


Nov 5th – Awards Ceremony (Online)

  • 15.00 CET: Welcome & Intro
  • approx. 15.10 CET: The future of PTC is about superior sustainability, guaranteed hygiene & advanced services to clients using digital solutions
    • Sustainability Manifest Presentation
      • An initiative of the PTC Industry, taking responsibility towards a sustainable & circular future. The Manifesto will be signed by textile and fashion industry companies, experts, PTC suppliers, Governmental institutions, industry experts, NGO’s, individual companies, etc
      • Sustainability, a business opportunities
    • International PTC Hygiene Reference Standard
      • COVID 19 Corona has forced the complete laundry industry to focus on hygiene as the # 01 priority.
      • Introduction of the International PTC Hygiene Standard
      • The backgrounds why CINET has initiated creating The International Hygiene Advisory Committee will be explained.
    • Digitization & Innovation
      • New customer groups
      • Advanced services
      • Omnichannel approach
  • approx. 16.05 CET: World of PTC – BOOK 7 (Digital) presentation: “Building new PTC markets”                 
  • approx. 16.30 CET: GBPAP2020 Awards Ceremony:
    • Flag Ceremony; A presentation of the countries represented by the best PTC showcases & Country Awards presentation
    • Lifetime Award; for Mr. Masashi Shimenoki (Japan)
    • CSR Award; rewarding an outstanding Corporate Social Responsibility approach in PTC
    • YEP Award; The most creative, innovative business model from a Young Entrepreneur will be awarded
    • Sustainability Awards on All 3 categories: Cat. RTC-A, Cat RTC-B, Cat. ITS
    • Innovation Awards RTC-B Awards: Cat. RTC-A, Cat RTC-B, Cat. ITS
    • Overall Best Practices Awards: Cat. RTC-A, Cat RTC-B, Cat. ITS





Fill-in your registration details below, select the sections you want to attend and you will receive (by the end of October next) the access link for the GBPAP2020 online streaming!



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Professional Textile Care: The Better Way to do Laundry!