Why joining the The Global Best Practices Awards? The GBPA experience, seen by the 2018 winners

Four more months in which you can apply! CINET is inviting Professional Textile Care companies from all over the world committed to best practices to participate at The Global Best Practices Awards (GBPA) 2020.  GBPA 2020 will showcase extraordinary professional laundry & dry cleaning showcases from 45 countries around the world. Participants will be promoting key issues that contribute to high quality professional textile care (PTC): qualityserviceinnovation & sustainability.

Special attention will be paid this year to best practice technology and business models: digitizationbig datalogisticsnew textiles & new customer segments.

The GBPA experience. What did the winners say

Mrs. Julie Lijun from Beijng Fornet Laundry Service, China (Overall Winner Global Best Practises Awards RTC 2018 and Fornet Nantong Factory & Ycloset Ltd. (Overall Winner Global Best Practices Awards ITS 2018): We were so surprised and honoured to have these two great awards by Cinet in Milano. It was such a wonderful chance to learn from the other companies with the best practices in the industry all over the world. Thank Cinet for what they have done for the development of the industry. We have been learning a lot from Cinet.”

The Overall RTC Trophy to Beijing Fornet (China) at CINET’s Global Best Practices Awards 2018 Final in Milan, Italy (Oct, 19th, 2018)

Mr. Danila Morogin, Cotton Way, Russia (Innovation Award Winner 2018, Industrial Textiles Services): “It is a great honor for us to receive an award exactly for innovation – it is a recognition of our  large-scale work on the textile rental industry’s development  in Russia. We are convinced that GBPA is an effective international platform for the exchange of experience.”

Cotton Way Russia, Innovation Award (ITS) at GBPA18

Mr. Hitoshi Ogino, Hakuyosha Co. Ltd., Japan (Sustainability Award Winner 2018, Retail Textile Cleaning): “We are very proud of the fact that we had been able to receive the Sustainability Award at the GBPAP18. And we are grateful so much to the CINET for giving such a wonderful opportunity to us.”

Hakuyosha Japan, receiving the Sustainability Trophy (RTC) in Milan, at GBPA18


Are you a retail textile cleaner? Or do you represent an industrial laundry? Does your company meet the best practices criteria? Showcase it among the best PTC companies worldwide. Fill-in the reply form for the GBPA2020 competition which corresponds to your company’s profile: the reply form for the Retail Textile Cleaning (RTC) companies (download here!) or the reply form for the Industrial Textile Services companies (download here!). Once filled-in, the form will have to be submitted to CINET Secretariat (cinet@cinet-online.com) until the 1st of March, 2020.

The application process doesn’t require any fee and the main benefits of the participation are the following:

  • Free Publicity for all the participants in the World of PTC (Book 7)
  • The (World) PTC stage is yours! The chance (for the 40 selected finalists) to deliver a presentation in front of the International Jury and the international audience in Frankfurt, Germany on June, 19- 20, 2020 (during Texcare International 2020).
  • Massive PR which you can use in order to increase the turnover.

Here’s the Official GBPA 2020 Movie!

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