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Who is TCBL For?

Anyone who wants to transform the textile and clothing industry: sector businesses, researchers and explorers, service providers, and experts facilitating knowledge exchange and innovation.

Why should I join TCBL?

Become part of a value-based community where different types of organisations are working together to create a low-risk environment for business model innovation.

Latest news

SmartX Europe, short for the European Smart Textiles Accelerator is a 3-year programme that will support up to 40 smart textile projects for a total...
Fondazione Lineapiù Italia presents the 6th edition of the Talents project that supports a young knitwear designer.
The European light industries innovation and technology (ELIIT) project has opened up a call to select and support 25 partnerships between SMEs...


Labs are the active, physical context in which TCBL’s explorations of new sustainable models for the T&C industry take place. Labs provide innovation and research spaces to help companies, non-profits, designers, students and citizens develop projects through training, services and tools, as well as the publication of research materials.

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TCBL supports Associates and Labs in the creation of projects that can freely explore the impact of innovative social, production and business models.

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