Two new major National Best Practices events, in April 2018

Following the successful pre-selection events in France, UK, Italy, Norway, The Netherlands and Indonesia, The Global Best Practices Awards Program 2018 will mark two more National chapters that will take place in April, on the Road to Milan (ExpoDetergo International, October, 18-19, 2018), in cooperation with national PTC associations:

  • The Best Practices Workshop PTC Algeria, in Algiers, on April 10th, 2018, in cooperation with Belaroussi Pressing
  • The Russian Best Practices Awards, in Moscow, on April, 14th, 2018, in cooperation with The Russian Laundry & Drycleaning Association

The winners of the National Awards will be invited at the GBPAP18 Final, together with the most outstanding Retail Textile Cleaning and Industrial Textile Services companies from all over the world. They will showcase the capabilities of modern Professional Textile Care on October 18-19 in Milan, Italy, during ExpoDetergo 2018. An International Expert Jury with members from over 25 countries will evaluate 150 participating companies from 50 countries. The 40 nominees with the most outstanding profiles will deliver a presentation in front of the Jury and the audience on October, 19th event and therefore compete for the GBPAP 18 trophies.

Textile Cleaning and Textile Services companies from all over the world, committed to the best practices, are invited to join the competition and apply online or via the CINET Secretariat.

The GBPAP18 Program
The Global Best Practice Award Program stimulates the implementation of best practice measures, service aspects, marketing and quality of the professional textile care industry and will demonstrate its capabilities. It will provide a benchmark and platform for the new state of the art in modern professional textile care. The awards will be presented to the most sustainable and service oriented professional textile cleaning companies and industrial laundry/textile services companies with reference to standards in their own home country. The award emphasizes the focus of our industry towards new business models & services to end-users & clients, as well as for the environment and its people.


The GBPAP18 Final will take place at ExpoDetergo International Milan (October, 18-19, 2018)