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YEP Program’s New Sessions In 2021

May 15th, 2021 - December 31st, 2021    Amsterdam, NL 

Are you ready to be part of this program that brings together the most innovative young PTC entrepreneurs across the world? The YEP (PTC Young Entrepreneurship Exchange) Program will continue in 2021 with new sessions. These are scheduled to take place in The Netherlands, Middle East, Germany, USA, Italy, in a physical form when possible, but anyhow online by streaming. YEP’s main goal it to exchange know-how and practical experience amongst young promising entrepreneurs aiming to develop new business cases in one of the defined new market areas.

Successful YEP sessions took place in 2019 and 2020

Join the YEP Program!

  • Who can join: young entrepreneurs in Retail Textile Cleaning and/or Industrial Textile Services
  • Sessions (hybrid – physical and live streaming). The dates will be communicated shortly
  • Structure per session
    • Duration: 1 day
    • Segments:
      • Pitch your initiative
      • PTC reputed experts sessions
      • Guidance, practical cases, assignments and coaching from PTC experts
  • Language: English
  • Fees per online session
    • Euro 145,- (exc VAT) for CINET Members
    • Euro 245,- (exc VAT) for non CINET Members


Register now!

Send us an email at CINET Secretariat ( and we will come back with the practical info on the sessions


About YEP Awards 2019-2020

In 2020, after the first sessions, the first YEP Awards were presented during The Global Best Practices Awards (Nov 4-5 last). The YEP trophies were granted to Blanc (UK) and WAUWcloset (The Netherlands).

Blanc was awarded for setting up a great omnichannel approach, that has resulted in impressive growth cleaning over 1 million pieces over the last years.  Also the product portfolio has been developed into a total solution for hygienic and cleaning solutions which is highly necessary in these difficult times. The founder, Mr. Ludovic Blanc presented his pitch during the YEP Awards segment of GBPAP2020

WAUWcloset was awarded for being an impressive business that develops a new value or finds a new customer group but this startup is pioneering to do both. The same time WAUWcloset offers a fashion rental concept for ‘power-women’ in a most creative way. The application was very detailed, containing clear details about the business model. Lastly, the start-up has shown strong stakeholder management, setting up impressive strategic partnerships. The owner, Mrs. Hanh Vlooswijk-Lu presented her pitch during the YEP Awards segment of GBPAP2020

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Clean Business Forum Japan

September 15th, 2021 - September 16th, 2021    Osaka, Japan 

Several suppliers from areas such as: equipment manufacturing, materials, store design, security, ITC, vendor Clean businesses will attend the show that will take place on September 15th and 16th 2021 at Intex Hall 3 in Osaka, Japan. It is the 5th edition of the show.




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CLEANNEXT Moscow (Russia)

September 15th, 2021 - September 17th, 2021    Moscow, Russia 

Cleannext is the new exhibition that unites professionals from the cleaning business in Russia, CIS, Europe and Asia. The show will include cleaning as well as professional laundry applications and will take place at IEC “Expocentre”, Moscow (Russia), from 15th to 17th September, 2021

The participants of Cleannext will present innovations and modern equipment, cleaning chemicals, sanitary solutions and textile care.

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Gulf Laundrex

September 28th, 2021 - September 30th, 2021    Dubai, UAE 

In 2021 Gulf Laundrex presented by Texcare will return in an exhibition format, connecting the laundry and dry cleaning industry with global manufacturers and suppliers. The trade platform will feature a broader range of industry-leading laundry products, equipment, technologies and services, across the entire textile care chain.

After the success of the dedicated laundry conference in 2019, this will return in the next edition. Stay tuned for more updates regarding the 2021 conference programme.

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Texcare International

November 27th, 2021 - December 01st, 2021    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 27 November to 1 December 2021. 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

More details on Texcare International can be found on their website.

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CleanEx 2022

April 24th, 2022 - April 25th, 2022    UK 

CleanEx 2022 will take place on April 24th and 25th, 2022, 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.