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LAVTECH Sao Paulo (Brazil)

August 27th, 2019 - August 29th, 2019    Sao Paulo, Brazil 

LAVTECH 2019 will be held between August 27th and 29th, 2019 in São Paulo Expo in Brazil

LAVTECH arose from the need for a fair dedicated exclusively to the Laundry sector in South America. The expectation is to reach 5.000 visitors this year.

The fair will host owners and employees of industrial laundries; domestic, hospital and hotel. There will be 3 days dedicated to the development of the laundry market.


1:00 pm Accreditation Start
13:45 – 14:00 Solemn opening
14:10 – 15:10 Lecture – Wrong Habits Attitudes to Change – Dr. Roberto Martins Figueiredo (Dr. Bacteria)
15:10 – 18:00 Let’s build the future of corporate representation entities together – Co-Viva


13:00 Accreditation Start
13:45 – 14:00 Solemn opening
15:15 – 16:00 How Mouth to Mouth Marketing Can Help Your Laundry Sell More – Cristiano Machado from
16:00 – 17:00 Lecture Consumer Protection Code – Relationship with the Laundry Consumer – Débora Farias from Duarte Tonetti Office
17:00 – 18:00 Lecture Sebrae SP – Pricing – Sebrae-SP
18:00 – 19:00  Lecture Sebrae SP – People Management – Sebrae-SP


14:10 – 15:10 The Big Sales Challenges for Laundries and How to Overcome Them – Marcel Spadoto
15:10 – 18:00 What will the laundry look like in 2030 and how can I prepare – Co-Viva
18:00 – 19:00 Cocktail: CINET’s Global Best Practices Awards Program 2020: Douglas Venditti – New Brand Solution, Rui Torres – SINDILAV, José Larocca – President SINDILAV, Lúcia Fracassi – President ABRALAV and Alexandre Diniz – President ABFORLAV


14:15 – 15:00 Unilever Lecture
15:00 – 15:30 Team Lecture
15:30 – 16:00  Blue Planet Lecture
16:00 – 17:00  Interval
17:00 – 17:30 Maltec Lecture
17:30 – 18:00 Lecture How to improve competitiveness through biodegradable products. Nature can help in the transformation of cleaning products. – Jorge Augusto Rodrigues Sabbag and Karla Nagao from Novozymes
18:00 – 18:30  Cluster Tech Lecture


14:00 – 16:00 Laundry Management – Rui Torres – SINDILAV and Davi Hoffmann
14:15 – 15:30 Palestra Atendimento
15:30 – 16:15 Palestra Manchas/couro
16:15 – 17:00 Intervalo
17:00 – 17:45 Palestra Fibras



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Laundry Experience Event 2019 (Belgium)

September 13th, 2019 - September 14th, 2019    Wommelgem, Belgium 

The Laundry Experience Event 2019 will be held at Laundry Clova, located at the Industriepark Kapelleveld, St. Jansveld 1, 2160 Wommelgem, Belgium.

The event offers an enormously extensive program with something for everyone. Besides watching demonstrations you can attend workshops, but there will also be visual presentations and various pitches from companies. The Friday is focused on textile service and business customers, the Saturday on retail textile cleaning including care for the elderly.

Themes that will be discussed on Friday include health care, robotics and big data, sustainable employability and modernization of employment conditions, workwear and corporate wear, innovation in texile and recycling and best practices and how this leads to profitable, sustainable business models.

During the Saturday, Laundry on-demand will be discussed and how the market will be expanded and sales will be stimulated, as will best practices and profitable, sustainable business models.

But on this day also a special fact is mentioned, namely the 100th anniversary of NETEX. Showcases and practical examples of successful new business models will be presented. The central theme of the 100th anniversary of NETEX wil be:


Please find here the brochure (note! this is in Dutch)

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Texcare Asia & China Laundry Expo 2019 (Shanghai, China)

September 25th, 2019 - September 27th, 2019    Shanghai, China 

Texcare Asia & China Laundry Expo (TXCA & CLE) is the new, merged show in professional textile care (PTC) for the Asian markets. A highly specialized trade fair for modern Professional Textile Care, providing manufacturers and suppliers in the laundry and dry-cleaning industry with an exceptional opportunity to present their products and services to a targeted audience of industry professionals.

As the professional laundry and dry-cleaning exhibition in the region, TXCA & CLE is for anyone in the laundry and dry-cleaning business.  The fair features a comprehensive range of products and services covering laundry, ironing, dry-cleaning, dyeing machinery and agents, equipment, textiles and accessories for rental services as well as laundry and dry-cleaning related measuring instruments.  What’s more, emerging technology in environmental protection and recycling apparatus, as well as laundry and dry-cleaning plant construction methods will also be on display.


China Professional Textile Care (PTC) is developing fast in line with other business areas. Stimulated by a strong increase in the domestic market, service concepts based upon new enabling technologies gain ground in the markets fast. The dynamics of this process is supported and facilitated by the CHINA Laundry Association (CLA) who have set an infrastructure China wide to stimulate implementation of innovations in new technologies and PTC service models.

International Meet Up Program

In line with these objectives CLA is partnering up with CINET to organise an International Laundry Industry Summit September 24th to meet with international partners and professionals from the industry. Texcare Asia & China Laundry Expo (TXCA & CLE) organised by the newly established Partnership of Messe Frankfurt Shanghai, Unifair and CLA, will open at September 25th and offer internationally the most wide range of novelties and new technologies to support business development. At the same time PTC companies in China developed quite well over the last years. September 26 – 28th some excellent showcases of advanced PTC companies are visited, amongst them the winners of the Global Best Practices Awards 2018 in Milan, Italy.


The program of this International PTC Meet Up will provide excellent opportunities to meet personally with Chinese Business leaders and advanced companies. CLA and CINET are partnering to prepare a complete facilitated Program of meetings, personal exchange of information, informal talks and dinners, as well as practical visits characterized by an open exchange of information.

A convenient hotel arrangement has been made at the Wyndham Grand Plaza Royale Oriental hotel, from where the program will be executed. International visitors are invited for the first time to participate in the China Laundry Summit.


Monday September 23rd  – Meet & Greet
Afternoon Arrival at  Wyndham hotel.
17.00 – 18.00 Welcome Meet and Greet
18.00 – 20.00 Informal Dinner
Evening Free
Tuesday September 24th – International Laundry Industry Summit 2019
08.30 Departure from hotel
Morning and afternoon sessions (English/Chinese)
Lunch and VIP dinner
20.00 Departure to hotel
Wednesday September 25th – Visit to TXCA & CLE Shanghai
08.45 Departure from hotel
09.15 Welcome by show organisers -Introduction China PTC market and business development
09.30 – 10.00 Presentation Mr. Shoes’ newest laundry shop at their booth
10.00 Visit show
17.00 – 21.00 Departure to Hotel for dinner & evening program
Thursday September 26th – Company Visits
08.30 Departure from hotel
Morning Fornet Matilian (Youtube video), fully automated industrial laundry for Walt Disney Park in Shanghai.
Afternoon Fornet (click link for company profile) retail laundry shop in Pudong area and new Topclean by Fornet shop (special high end couture brand developed by Fornet).

17.00 – 21.00 Arrival at hotel for dinner & evening program
Friday September 27th – Company Visits (Industrial & Retail apart)
08.30 Departure from hotel
Highly advanced industrial laundry (flat linen)
Mr. Shoes, an IoT (Internet of Things) concept for retail laundries.
17.00 – 21.00 Arrival hotel for formal International Fare Well Dinner
Saturday September 28th – Company Visits
08.30 Departure from hotel
Y-Closet – Fornet Nantong (youtube video)
The winner of the Global Best Practices Awards 2018 for industrial textile services.
Evening Night flight back to Amsterdam


You can register for each individual day. Travel arrangements are on own account. The CINET secretariat can be of assistance and can help with invitations letters for VISA. Transport, lunches and dinners within the program are included in the daily fees. Hotel reservations are optional at special rates, however available in a limited number (± 100 EUR/night). For any queries or further info we are most happy to be of assistance. For registrations, please fill in the form below, but not later than August 15th.

NOTE: Please check yourself if you need a visa for entering China

Show info

TXCA & CLE – Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC)
2345 Long Yang Road, Pudong Area
Shanghai 201204, China.
300 exhibitors (expected) across 30.000 m2
25.000 visitors (expected)
Opening times:
September 25-26th:        09:00 to 18.00
September 27th :             09:00 to 15:00


Wyndham Grand Plaza Royale Oriental Shanghai, 2288 Pudong Ave, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200136


*For the company visits, you have to make a choice between ITS or RTC
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Canadian Fabricare Association Conference

October 05th, 2019 - October 06th, 2019    Holiday Inn Hotel (Yorkdale) in Toronto 

The CFA Conference  “Profitability through innovation & new technology” will be held 5-6 October 2019 at the Holiday Inn Yorkdale in Toronto.

CFA is a body of professional dry cleaners dedicated to the improvement of the fabricare industry in Canada through the establishment of good management, ethical conduct, top quality training and proper operating procedures. The Association represents its members on the local, provincial and even national level to ensure regulations and laws are based on factual information and fairness to all concerned. CFA holds an annual conference to discuss many topics, and invites member and non-member professionals alike to the conference.

Download here the 2019 CFA Conference Program

CFA Best Practices Awards

The CFA Best Practices Award will be selected from the submissions received and the winner(s) will be selected to be entered in the International Best Practices Awards in Frankfurt, Germany in June 2020. The contest is open to retail and commercial textile cleaning companies.  All submissions will be recognized at the annual Canadian Fabricare Association Conference being held at the Holiday Inn Yorkdale Hotel on Saturday, October 5, 2019.

Find here more information about the CFA Best Practices Awards.

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Middle East Cleaning Technology Week – Dubai

October 15th, 2019 - October 17th, 2019    Dubai World Trade Centre 

Middle East Cleaning Technology Week is the region’s leading trade show that brings the entire cleaning and hygiene industries together.

The 4th edition successfully attracted 2917 trade visitors from 67 countries at the Dubai World Trade Centre, while 62 exhibitors from 15 countries presented their latest solutions to the region’s growing market

Now in its 5th year, the upcoming edition will play host to a complete range of products and solutions, latest technologies and best practices being followed across the Middle East. The forum unites the cleaning industry, conceptualized with the objective of focusing attention on creating a sustainable future by bringing all facets of the industry under a single umbrella.

Show dates: 15 – 17 October, 2019
Time: 10am – 6pm
Location: Dubai World Trade Centre

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LCT CleanEx 2020

April 26th, 2020 - April 27th, 2020    UK 

LCT CleanEx 2020 will take place on April 26th and 27th, 2020, in UK.

This is the only PTC trade show in the United Kingdom  organized once every two years to discover all the latest products,  equipment and technology to help you to run a clean, efficient and hygienic laundry and / or dry cleaning facility. This is the 4th biennial event organized in UK, dedicated to laundry, dry cleaning and textile care.

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Texcare International 2020

June 20th, 2020 - June 24th, 2020    Messe Frankfurt, Germany 

The world’s leading trade fair for innovative textile care

The international laundry and dry cleaning industry will be meeting in Frankfurt am Main from 20 – 24 June 2020. Industry professionals from all over the world will gather to find out and discuss about the latest trends and innovations.
At Texcare International, you can find out exactly how to meet the challenges of the future and optimise the market opportunities for your company through:
  • innovative technology
  • methods for saving resources
  • efficient services
  • tailor-made concepts

THE GLOBAL BEST PRACTICES AWARDS PROGRAM 2020 final at Texcare International (Frankfurt)

More info about GBPAP2020, reply forms for the participants and program will be revealed soon!