ISPO TEXTRENDS, the forum for textile innovations and components at ISPO MUNICH, ISPO BEIJING and ISPO SHANGHAI, reports a strong increase in participation. 65 percent more companies have registered for 2015 compared with the shows held in this outgoing year. At next year’s events, 240 selected products will be exhibited in a special exhibition within the different ISPO shows – with a special focus on sustainability, safety and innovation. A panel of journalists, designers and independent experts have selected ten top products plus up to 50 additional exceptional materials in each of eight categories: base layer, second layer, outer layer, membranes & coatings, accessories, trims, fibers & insulations and soft equipment. In addition, 15 products will be especially highlighted in the categories safety, sustainability and innovation. At ISPO MUNICH, the TEXTRENDS Forum will be held in hall C2 from Feb. 5-8. More information can be found here.