Road to Frankfurt. Meet the GBPA2020’s outstanding sponsors: CHRISTEYNS

After the successful pre-selections held in France, Indonesia, Southeast Asia and Benelux, The Global Best Practices Awards Program 2020 is advancing at a fast pace, towards the Final in Frankfurt, during Texcare International (June, 20th, 2020).

The Global Best Practices Awards Program (GBPA) concept is based on:

  • stimulating the implementation of best practice measures, service aspects, marketing and quality of the professional textile care industry
  • demonstrating PTC industry’s capabilities
  • providing a benchmark and platform for the new state of the art in modern professional textile care

Several international suppliers have joined The Global Best Practices Awards Program 2020 as Global Partners. For the coming period, we will present you week by week, the most outstanding Sponsors that have joined GBPA2020.

Christeyns. A cleaner tomorrow… started yesterday!

Located in Ghent, Belgium, Christeyns started in 1946 as a small soap factory.  Since then, the family-owned company has grown into a major player on the global detergents market

Over the years, Christeyns has expanded its hygiene solutions for Professional Textile Care to Food Processing & Retail, Professional Cleaning and Life Sciences. The secret behind this impressive growth is its wide portfolio of hygiene solutions providing premium chemicals, reliable equipment and flexible service to its customers.

Passion for laundry

With over 70 years of experience, Christeyns understands better than anyone the many challenges the professional textile care professionals face: legal and environmental requirements, quality and productivity standards, textile innovations, …. Therefore, with a team of 250 dedicated and local specialists, Christeyns is able to offer customised textile care solutions to all of its customers.

In addition to this personal and local approach, the Belgian laundry specialist is known for its consistent quality service. Providing easy-to-implement wash processes, water & energy equipment and management information systems, Christeyns always aims for an increase in the customer’s turnover and sustainability.

Christeyns Textile Care


For the laundries

Over the years, Christeyns developed a solid expertise in sustainable textile care, that aims at maximally limiting the negative impact on the environment. This “Low Impact Washing” philosophy not only focuses on the washing process, but also on the precise dosing of the right chemicals, careful monitoring of the dosing process and using water and energy saving equipment. Christeyns’ specialists help laundries to implement the Low Impact washing concepts such as  Puresan and Cool Chemistry in order to improve the laundries’ environmental performance and, as a consequent, their productivity.

The Low Impact Washing concept

For the dry & wet cleaners

For cleaning delicate textiles, Christeyns has a specialised Cole&Wilson department for dry and wet cleaning. This department works with dedicated specialists, who completely understand the finesse of modern-day cleaning procedures, the stains, the fabrics and even the machines.

In the portfolio: a  premium range of products for dry cleaning (Sultra), wet cleaning (Pro-Fit) and stain removal (Sultraspot).  And with the development of HiGlo, a unique and all-round dry cleaning solvent with excellent cleaning effect and neutral smell, Christeyns offers an innovative alternative for perchlorethylene.

Mr. Charles Betteridge (Vice President Global Corporate Accounts, Christeyns) handling the Overall Best Practices Awards 2018 ITS trophy to Mrs. Zhu Lijun (General Manager Fornet Nantong)

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