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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

The TCBL community is growing once again! The 2018 Call for Startups is now open. We're looking for innovators interested in the entrepreneurial...

Upcoming events

Copenhagen 15/05/2018
The world’s leading business event on sustainability in fashion...
Amsterdam 15/03/2018
During this workshop you will learn about the potential of dyeing with bacteria...
Murska Sobota 13/03/2018
The Place Lab Hiša Sadeži Družbe, Murska Sobota, will be running a workshop...

From the forum

In the context of the CreativeWear project, the ARCA TCBL Lab in Palermo organized the Vestino , a 3-day event with over 20 events and exhibitions relating art and creativity to textiles and clothing.

Business Pilots

TCBL supports Associate Enterprises that make up a value-based business community.
These enterprises have proposed concrete business cases that can freely explore the impact of innovative business models and that benefit from interaction with TCBL Labs.

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Storytelling, case studies, research and more on the world of textile and clothing in Europe