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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.

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The TCBL Foundation is currently exploring what it can do to contribute to the immediate need to make protective face masks for the general...
The European Commission recognises and celebrates outstanding Horizon 2020 projects with the Horizon Impact Award, and TCBL is submitting its...
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...


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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