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We are pulling together. – Are you pulling with us?

As a large team, we work on the first-class quality of our products every day. If our customers are satisfied with the goods, so are we and that is our joint success. Mutual support, laughing and learning together – that’s what binds us together and makes us strong. Are you with us? We look forward […]

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Promoting young talent in a different way

We are always happy to be able to support young talents and bring them forward, not only in our own ranks. In April 2021, we received a request from Anna-Maria Gerisch for fabric samples. She had started her master craftsman training in interior design in March 2021 and needed velour for her masterpiece. The practical […]

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A successful party

Last Saturday and Sunday, the volunteer fire brigade in Lichtenstein held its annual fire brigade festival. The comrades were able to enjoy the festival in sunny weather with delicious food and drinks as well as plenty of entertainment. As financial supporters of the fire brigade, we would like to take this opportunity to thank our […]

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Welcome to the #TeamSpandauer! The new trainees are here

Since 28 August, we have welcomed six new trainees to our team. We are very happy about the strong filling of our apprenticeship positions and about the new curious faces. With Jennifer, Georg and Elias, three apprentices are starting their two-year training as machine and plant operators in the field of textile technology. Kevin E. […]

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You like to talk out of the sewing box?

We do too, and with over 35 years of company history, we could tell you a lot. Most of all, we have accumulated a wealth of experience and know-how during this time. You want to know more about it? Then join our #TeamSpandauer and we’ll share it with you. We look forward to hearing from […]

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Are you into fabric?

We certainly do, in the form of contract fabrics and technical textiles. Do you also have a weakness for plush, exclusive and high-quality velour and textiles or have you not yet discovered your love of fabrics? In addition to skilled workers and trainees, we are also looking for career changers who can enrich and advance […]

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Armed for all eventualities

Our paint roller S 518 is a paint roller made of endless profile polyamide yarns with a special unique look for lint-free painting with excellent area coverage. A product made by professionals for professionals! A special weaving technique ensures optimum lint-free work in addition to the unique design as recognition.

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Really good stuff…

… you can only find with us! We are the experts in fabric production and finishing. To make sure everything runs like clockwork, we’re looking for someone like you. Are you ready for responsible and varied tasks in an open-minded, friendly team? Then join #TeamSpandauer and we’ll show you how it’s done. We look forward […]

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The all-rounder

Our universal item the cleaning plush 7624 made of microfibre and polyamide bristle is hard-wearing, durable and has very good gliding properties due to its polyamide bristle strips. Colour distinctions are also possible for different plastering areas according to customer requirements. In this example, white was chosen as the base colour with light grey and […]

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Between buffet, bar and visitors: Spandauer Velours had good reason to celebrate last Friday.

From (West) Berlin to Lichtenstein in Saxony, from a manufacturer of upholstery fabrics to one of the leading manufacturers of velour and plush fabrics: in purely factual terms, this is how one could describe the development of our company over the past 35 years. But emotionally, these few words cannot capture in the least what […]

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Refreshment on the menu?

After the summer has given everything in the last few weeks, it was time to treat our employees to a “cool” break refreshment on Tuesday. We would like to thank Eiscafé Kampanile from Mülsen for providing us with their delicious homemade ice cream. Whether creamy with vanilla, cappuccino, chocolate or stracciatella or fruity with raspberry […]

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35th company anniversary of Spandauer Velours GmbH & Co. KG and 30 years of the Lichtenstein facility

On 30 June 1987, exactly 35 years ago, Spandauer Velours GmbH & Co. KG was founded in (West) Berlin. The district of Spandau not only served as the headquarters for our company, but was also incorporated into our company name. After reunification, the then owners of the company acquired premises of the former Hohenstein-Ernstthal furniture […]

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Are you already standing in the STOFF? | That was it, our trainee campaign

Since April, we have taken you on an exhilarating journey through the wide range of our apprenticeships. We have shown you how really good stuff is made and that we need exactly YOU for this! Make a career with us and apply for an apprenticeship with us. You can find the whole project on the […]

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The scratchy one

The abrasive bristle of this cleaning velour removes heavy soiling on scratch-resistant surfaces. A combination of tremendous water absorption and extreme resistance ensures a wide range of uses both outdoors and indoors. Our cleaning plush S 416 fits perfectly into any joint, even in natural stone floors, has a low electrostatic charge and is particularly […]

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Spot on!

Our customer jundado GmbH uses our “Gerry” and “Viola” contract fabrics to produce these practical reading lamps called “Henry”. They are not only functional, but also visually an absolute eye-catcher and above all light bringers. We think it’s a very nice idea and are excited about what can be done with our fabrics.

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Stunningly good job opportunities | Apprenticeship as warehouse logistics specialist (m/f/d)

You are responsible for 100 % GOODS CONTROL and ensure that our customers receive flawless FABRIC. With our experience, we know exactly what we’re talking about and offer you the best opportunities to make it to the top in your apprenticeship as a WAREHOUSE LOGISTICS SPECIALIST (m/f/d). During your training, you will receive and check […]

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Our champions of tomorrow

Last Wednesday it was a hot time. To the great joy of everyone involved, the 2nd Spandau Velours Kindergarten Cup was finally held. The morning started with drizzle, but the little kickers were not deterred. The tournament began with a lot of good humour and a joint warm-up led by Nils Dauer. There were to […]

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Any plans for tomorrow?

If not: the “2nd Spandau Velours Kindergarten Cup” will take place tomorrow, with 3 day-care centres from the region competing against each other for the much-coveted cup. The whole thing will take place tomorrow, 25.05.2022 between 9am and 3pm at the sports field in Heinrichsort. We are curious to see how the talents of tomorrow […]

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Stunningly good job opportunities | Apprenticeship as a mechatronics engineer (m/f/d)

Your fuel provides power. Good material can only be produced through your involvement. With our experience, we know exactly what we’re talking about and offer you the best opportunities to make it to the top in your training as a MECHATRONICIAN (m/f/d). Without you, nothing can run here, and only with you can STOFF production […]

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Spandauer Velours presents the second Kindergarten Cup

The time will soon come, next week games, fun and support for young players will be at the top of our agenda! On 25 May 2022, we will be holding the second “Spandauer Velours Kindergarten Cup” together with the SV Heinrichsort/Rödlitz e.V. football club. The anticipation is rising and so the jerseys have already been […]

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Review: Career orientation fair Glauchau

Last Wednesday, 04.05.2022, we participated in the career orientation fair of the Lehngrund Oberschule Glauchau. After a two-year break due to the pandemic, we were finally able to continue this long-standing tradition again. Students from grades 8 and 9 of the Lehngrund Oberschule and Wehrdigt Oberschule in Glauchau were present in the Jahnturnhalle in Glauchau […]

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Stunningly good job opportunities | Apprenticeship as an electronics technician (m/f/d)

Sparks are created under voltage – you power us so that we can make really good stuff. With our experience, we know exactly what we’re talking about and offer you the best opportunities to make it to the top in your training as an ELECTRONICIAN (m/f/d). Without you we are lost, because only with you […]

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Good work that pays off with us!

Because our employees are everything to us, teamwork is a top priority and everyone pulls together, we gave our employees something in return this month: a €50 voucher card that pays off!  This is automatically topped up with €50 every month and can then be used as required for fuel or shopping. That makes shopping […]

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Impregnated ready for paint application

The coordinated advantages of the yarns used in combination with the application of a special impregnation under ReaCh aspects result in the perfect roller covering for our ink roller 1410.

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STUNNINGLY GOOD JOB OPPORTUNITIES | Apprenticeship as machine and plant operator (m/f/d)

No goods, no money – understand? In our production, you will help drive our own FABRIC production. With our experience, we know exactly what we’re talking about and offer you the best opportunities to make it to the top in your training as a MACHINE AND PLANT MANAGER (m/f/d). Before you start, you have the […]

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SAVE THE DATE – 2nd Spandau Velour Kindergarten Cup

After several postponements and the eventual cancellation of our planned KitaCup 2020, we are now happy that it will soon be time again, because then games, fun and support for young players will be at the top of our agenda! On 25 May 2022, in cooperation with the football club SV Heinrichsort/Rödlitz e. V., our […]

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Stunningly good job opportunities | Apprenticeship as industrial clerk (m/f/d)

As the dealer of choice, we have made a name for ourselves in the market over the years. When it comes to fabric, we simply know how to do it. With our experience, we offer you the best opportunities to make it to the top in your training as an INDUSTRIAL BUILDER (m/f/d). As old […]

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You don’t just have fluff in your head, …

… but also have a lot going for you? Do you have good ideas and creative ideas and are you looking for an appreciative corporate culture with an open, colourful team? Then you have reached your goal! Come to #TeamSpandauer and we’ll show you how it’s done. We look forward to meeting you and your […]

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You’re wanted!

We are looking for new colleagues who want to enrich our colourful team and find their place with us. Mutual exchange of experience and collegial cohesion, which is also connected with wit and fun, are particularly important to us. We live an open corporate culture and are always happy to receive new suggestions and ideas. […]

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For high demands

The special composition of PES microfibre and abrasive cluster bristle makes our cleaning plush 1305 a special mop for the highest demands and cleaning performance.

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Are you in the fabric yet?

We know that the youth of today have exactly the right material to offer. With our new apprentice campaign, we want to steer you in the right direction and show you how you can make a good career with us. Our trainer Nancy is one of four training officers in our company. She is responsible […]

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Become a #STOFFDEALER – Take advantage of the training opportunity “So you don’t get on the wrong STOFF RAILWAY!”

As #STOFFDEALER, we know that the youth of today have exactly the right material to offer. With our new trainee campaign, we want to steer you in the right direction and show you how you can make a good career with us. Be curious and come along… We will present the entire project on our […]

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Enchanted by the beauty of a happy day, all thoughts become light as a feather.

You should start the day with positive thoughts as often as possible, because negative ones hinder us and make everyday life more difficult. A portion of optimism and a change of perspective can work wonders. Because good comes from good and the inner basic attitude is everyone’s own decision and can be made anew every […]

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Professional marathon in Lichtenstein

An interesting day came to an end. Last Friday we visited the Heinrich von Kleist secondary school in Lichtenstein. This year’s vocational marathon took place there, where we got to talk to the pupils of the 8th and 9th classes. Our apprentice industrial clerk Louisa and our personnel officer Kristyna Lamblova were on site. The […]

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Durable fibres with colourful accents

Another technical textile from our development is the paint roller 1419. In detail, this is a microfibre yarn with the highest absorption and dispensing capacity of paint, which is wound with a coloured component made of PES. The wrapping ensures a long service life and the stability of the single fibre in the pile.

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Spring is when the soul thinks colourfully again.

The grey, gloomy weather of winter does depress the mood at some point. So the first rays of sunshine directly put you in a good mood. If you want to bring the fragrance and colour of spring into your home, a colourful bouquet of spring flowers, such as tulips, is a good idea. The colourful […]

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Three yarns meet colour

The paint roller 1139 consists of a coordinated combination of three different special types of yarn. By adding the individual yarns, it ensures the perfect painting quality.

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Happiness is the feeling of warm sunlight touching you on a cold winter day.

Slowly, the days are getting longer again and the sun is returning from its winter rest. Time to get outside more often and enjoy the first rays of sunshine. After the dark season, sunlight is particularly good for you, because it increases your own sense of well-being, as happiness hormones are produced when it is […]

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Are you from the roll? No problem, with us everything is by the metre.

For us, everything runs through like a red thread. We produce really good fabric every day, which leaves our halls as highly sought-after goods. Do you like real premium fabric, are you interested in machines and is technology your thing? Then training as a machine and plant operator (m/f/d) with a focus on textiles is […]

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The best of two fibres combined

The combination of our blue and white ink roller 1426 consisting of polyamide and microfibre offers the optimum in opened pile and stand of the single fibres in the ink roller area, with the advantages of microfibre in ink pick-up and release.

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“Kindness is like snow, it beautifies everything it covers.” – Kahul Gibran

We’ve been eagerly anticipating the new year and now it’s here: 2022. 365 chances to change something or start something new. It doesn’t always have to be a big change right away, because the magic lies just as much in the little things, such as a smile or a compliment. These small kindnesses brighten the […]

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“Within ourselves lie the stars of our happiness.” – Heinrich Heine

The year has been full of great challenges for all of us. Health is the most important thing and comes even closer into focus, not only the physical but also the mental. A great deal of strength has been expended by everyone and now it’s time to rest and recharge. As we approach Christmas and […]

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The natural

The technical textile S 350 is made of 100% cotton and is therefore a purely natural product. Sustainability is writ large here – with pure cotton, you can also get closer to nature in the cleaning sector. Robust and durable – not a contradiction despite plant fibre.

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“It is Christmas in the heart that puts Christmas in the air.” – William Turner Ellis

Today is the first of December and in four weeks Christmas will be upon us. Until then, most people still have a lot to do: finding gift ideas, organising presents, baking biscuits, coordinating Advent weekends and so on. For many people, this is the most stressful time of the year, and the Christmas spirit doesn’t […]

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Green plush with double function

The microfibre yarn of our cleaning plush S 274 scores points with the highest absorption and release capacity of moisture or paint. The yarns are wound with a coloured PES component to ensure a long service life and stability of the individual fibres in the pile.

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Our technical textiles at their best

If you’ve always wanted to know how professional paint rollers are made from our textiles, then take a look at the brilliant new image film from RS Farbroller e. K. Owner Jürgen Gaugel!   https://youtu.be/re1OZ9r8tNg

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The darkest nights lead to the brightest stars.

On some days everything goes wrong, nothing comes off the rails, you have a hard time with everything. Especially in such moments, you should become aware of the good and beautiful things and actively perceive them – also be grateful for the small things in life and draw strength from them. Because only those who […]

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“The future depends on what we do today.” – Mahatma Gandhi

At the beginning of 2022, we will obtain our electricity from 100% renewable energies. From 01 January, we will then receive electricity generated entirely from hydropower. With this measure, we are helping to reduce annual CO2 emissions by around 485 tonnes. – For us, this is a real reason for joy and a step towards […]

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Our 5th participation in “Komm auf Tour” in Wilkau-Haßlau

Last week, the project “come on tour – my strengths, my future” took place for the seventh time in the Zwickau district. We were also represented on Thursday in the Muldentalhalle in Wilkau-Haßlau and were able to talk to the pupils. As a cooperation partner, we support the offer for early career orientation and life […]

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Rough and fluffy for cleaning

Our standard article 1105 in the professional sector is a combination of microfibre and bristles for good gliding properties and optimum dirt pick-up. The cleaning plush has a long reach due to its high water absorption capacity and can be used with minimal effort, as it is easy to handle due to problem-free gliding – […]

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Coffee is happiness that you can drink.

Especially in the dark season, it’s hard to leave the warm, cosy bed in the morning. That’s when the cup of coffee is the first highlight of the day. When the aroma of freshly brewed coffee fills the air and you hold the warming drink in your hands, the feeling of security lasts a little […]

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Well-dosed give and take

Another technical textile in the cleaning plush category is Plush 1327. The white, high-quality microfibre velour contains a purple polyester yarn blend. This blend gives the velour excellent water absorption and release. Although polyesters are also found in nature, today they are more commonly understood to refer to a large family of plastics.

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Our new trainees are here!

On 1 September, we welcomed three new apprentices (from left to right): Marvin Pöller, Jonas Seltmann and Lenny Reichel with finishing instructor Rene Lorenz. Marvin and Jonas from Lichtenstein have decided to train as machine and plant operators with a focus on textile finishing and are attending the BSZ e.o. plauen for the theoretical content. […]

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Support for Lichtenstein firefighters

Last weekend was a very special one for the Lichtenstein fire brigade: with the 160th anniversary of the volunteer fire brigade and 70 years of the fire brigade brass band, there were two big anniversaries to celebrate. On both Saturday and Sunday, there was plenty of music, delicious food and drinks, as well as a […]

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“A dream is essential if you want to shape the future.” – Victor Hugo

Dream big, work hard, make it happen. – A good guiding principle for making your dreams come true. Because if you really want something, you will find ways to achieve your goal. 🏁 It happens that the first way isn’t the best right away, but as we all know, the head is round so that […]

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A clean thing

The grey Plush 1266 is a velour for interior mats and consists of various fibre components with silvery shiny viscose. Outwardly fluffy and soft, but as soon as you step on it with damp and dirty shoes, the material’s enormous absorbent power unfolds. It absorbs the moisture and the dirt particles are held in place […]

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“It’s the little things in life that matter.” – George Bernhard Shaw

Heard many times, but still not internalised. It’s also difficult, because this statement is usually lost in the noise of everyday life: constantly new text messages 💬, emails overflowing the inbox 📧 and the social media world showing you everything you need and don’t have yet. And that’s where the little things come in that […]

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I wonder who this looks like?

ur white PA (polyamide) 1316 is the next textile in the round. This is a plush which is modelled on human facial hair in terms of hair diameter and number per square centimetre. It is particularly suitable for testing and demonstrating the cutting performance of long hair clippers.

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The Thuringian Food Truck visited again

Last Wednesday, Thuringia’s first American food truck visited us and provided us with delicious wraps. The crowd and the selection were great but the wait was worth it for everyone. We would like to thank the W.I.P Food Truck team for the wonderful food and look forward to next time!

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You know exactly which buttons to push and want to adjust the screws on your career?

Sounds exciting? It is! Apply now for an apprenticeship as a machine and plant operator (m/f/d) with a focus on textile technology – we still have apprenticeship places available. As a machine and plant operator (m/f/d), you set up textile production machines and plants and are responsible for their operation. Planning and preparing work processes […]

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Two more helping hands in the yarn store

We are pleased to be able to take on our apprentice Justin Mann after he successfully passed his final examination. During his three-year training as a warehouse logistics specialist, he attended the vocational school centre in Lichtenstein and learned all the practical content with us. On his way, Justin was supported and accompanied by several […]

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“Even from stones placed in one’s path, one can build something beautiful.” – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

When an obstacle suddenly appears, you don’t always know immediately what is best to do. However, one should not let oneself be deterred or discouraged by supposed obstacles, but rather use the given opportunities. Because you can also draw something useful from the negative and see the positive aspect of it, even if it is […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Here we show you the contract fabric 7778 Vellmar CS in the colour col. 47. Brown is rather a quiet, inconspicuous colour and as such is not represented in the colour wheel. It is a darkened orange or a mixture of the three primary colours red, yellow and blue.   The colour evokes feelings of […]

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Expansion of our machinery

In order to be able to meet the increasing demand for high-quality velour fabrics for the painting and cleaning industry in the future, we have invested in another weaving machine. The new machine weaves approximately 300 metres per day and thus complements our machine park in order to continue to fulfil orders in the shortest […]

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Colour wonder in rainbow look

Our M930 colour roller is a little colour wonder with its rainbow stripes. The velour is made of polyamide “endless” profile and has a rather short pile length and a high pile density. Thus, we achieve a high square metre performance with this textile. The polyamide fibres immediately straighten up again and are ready to […]

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If life gives you lemons make lemonade!

Things don’t always go smoothly or the way you imagined. If that’s the case, you should make the best out of the situation, or make lemonade. And taking everything with a bit of humour doesn’t hurt either, because as the saying goes, “Sour grapes make merry!” With the colours of our collection 7815 Gerry CS […]

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We not only provide orientation, but a perspective!

Since this week, pupils can register for the online events of SCHAU REIN! The action week for career orientation will take place online from 21 to 25 June 2021 due to Corona. We will also take part in the action on Tuesday, 22 June from 2.00 p.m. to 3.00 p.m. and give you information and […]

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Sample warehouse – showroom in “look and feel design”

  Our sample warehouse is a kind of archive. All the textiles we have produced are stored here. This enables us to propose solutions that you can touch – “look and feel design”.  

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Spandauer Velours presents…

The third “blue” in the bunch of our contract fabrics: 7811 Cheval CS in an ink blue of colour col. 3850. With its royal blue, Cheval conveys feelings of calm, happiness, relaxation, balance and peace. Blue is one of the cool colours with which we associate clarity, intelligence, responsibility, professionalism and seriousness.  Furthermore, the colour […]

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Not every textile is made for the job

For professional painters, we have a particularly high-quality plush polyamide in yellow-green stripes in our paint roller range – our paint roller 1300. With this textile, painters can get the best out of houses and facades – for a coat of paint that is a sight to behold. If you think paint rollers are all […]

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Sweets are the vegetable for the soul.

Even though we know that fruit and vegetables are good for a healthy diet, every now and then you need a little sweet to reward yourself or just to treat yourself. But with this fresh green so tone-on-tone, savoy cabbage might make you want to have some cabbage soup after all, or are some of […]

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Cutting machine – it’s the right cut that counts

A cutting machine is integrated in our production. This enables us to cut the textiles according to the customer’s specifications. We supply fabrics on rolls or cut strips, depending on your needs. Have a look at the video!

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Today we present two new developments! S 252 Solveige CS and S 453 flat weave on both sides, both in colour col. 9100. Both contract fabrics are shiny flat weaves with a textured look. They look confusingly similar, but S 453 flat weave is woven on both sides compared to S 252 Solveige CS. You […]

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Perfect properties for the painting sector

This green-grey microfibre melange velour has a high absorbency. The uniformly fast colour release distinguishes the textile S 334 as a paint roller. With perfect fibre standing properties, it is low-splash and ideally suited for painting with low-viscosity coating materials.

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Labour market fair “Career and education at the Sachsenring circuit”in digital form

Due to the pandemic, the fair will be held in virtual form for the first time on Friday, 19 March. The fair serves as a contact point for the vocational orientation of pupils in the region. If you would like to inform yourself in advance, you can take a look at the website of the […]

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New support in the finishing department

On 23.02. our apprentice Mostafa Seyyed Hashemi successfully passed his last final exam. We are proud to welcome him to our team on 24.02. – welcome!   Mostafa Seyyed has completed training as a machine and plant operator in the field of textile finishing and is now also working in this profession. He was taught […]

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Maintenance – own mechanics are always in the house

Our motivated employees know every screw on our machines. They are on the spot immediately if something gets stuck. In this way, we can guarantee a smooth production process without major delays due to maintenance or servicing measures. Have a look at the video!

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New reinforcement in the maintenance team

Our apprentice Mohammad Adeeb Kamary successfully completed his last final examination on 04.02.2021 and was taken on by us as of 05.02. He now works as an industrial mechanic in the maintenance department. In 3.5 years, he learned the profession of industrial mechanic at the Vocational School Centre for Technology III in Chemnitz and under […]

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Streamers and confetti – also on the ‘Pfannkuchen’

Also this year we had the much sought-after pancakes for carnival. These came fresh from the bakery Funke from Lichtenstein and provided much pleasure and joy.

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Spandauer Velours presents…

We have already presented our Gerry as a representative of the Pantone colour 2020. Now we are joined by 7857 Verl CS with the strong dark blue col. 4330. The shiny decorative velour is made entirely of Trevira CS yarns and is flame retardant. Blue has a calming effect, promotes concentration and inspires the imagination. […]

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For the masters of paint

One of our technical textiles for the paint roller industry is our paint roller plush 1284. The custom textile is made of polyamide with an endless profile. Polyamide, PA for short, is a plastic used for the production of synthetic fibres. Their positive properties such as great resistance, dimensional stability, tear and abrasion resistance make […]

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Obstacles and difficulties are steps, on which we climb.

You learn from your mistakes and grow from your tasks. Sometimes the path to the goal can often be a bit rocky and tedious, but in the end it is worth it – you are rewarded with positive energy and are richer by many experiences! We wish you much success for your upcoming projects and […]

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Development – new product solutions with customer-specific properties.

In our development department, new product solutions are developed according to customer-specific requirements. Close cooperation with renowned yarn and chemical manufacturers as well as research and testing institutes ensures here that work is carried out not only on the basis of proven knowledge, but also with the most up-to-date knowledge. The full integration of product […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

One of our new developments is S 184 Silvana col. 9500. The contract fabric is a combination of flat weave and plush. The grey plush is pleasantly soft and forms a subtle contrast to the blue-grey flat weave. We find the combination of blue and grey very successful because it brings a freshness and naturalness. […]

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No spilling and no splashing.

The micro-melange velour of the colour roller 1342 is characterised by a special wrapping of the microfibre yarn. The fibres have a low pile height and are dyed differently: red, white and grey-blue. With its low pile length, it has a fine paint structure. Our velour impresses with its excellent colour retention with minimal splashing […]

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Snowflakes are the butterflies of winter.

The year 2020 was a real challenge for many due to the coronavirus. Reason enough to look forward to the new year with hope and give it a chance. We wish you and yours happiness, success, confidence and above all health for the new year. Your team from Spandauer Velours Day by day it is […]

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Nevertheless, it‘s Christmas again.

“The most difficult time in our life is the best opportunity, to develop inner strength.” – Dalai Lama For all of us it has been a year characterized by constant change, major restrictions but also new experiences. Often, changes are accompanied by insecurity and we take this as an occasion to hold on to tradition. […]

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Laboratory – the tensile test for our fabrics

In our in-house test laboratory, the technical parameters of our velours are checked. The fabric samples are tested for washfastness and abrasion, for example. The weight per unit area and the pile height are determined and the textile is put to the tensile test. Have a look at the video!

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Our 7864 Vicky CS comes in an elegant silver-grey of colour col. 9264. The contract fabric combines two cool colours, which create an interesting mixture. With silver we combine wisdom, originality, independence, punctuality and security. It stands for darkness and the moon and is also associated with extrasensory abilities and flowing emotions. Silver has a […]

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A paint roller textile for all cases.

The white, light blue striped paint roller is made of polyester yarn. This high plush has a closed surface due to the high pile density. This enables a very good colour application on fine surfaces. The paint roller velour 1384 is characterised by its durability and resistance to solvents. Next time you go to the […]

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Even the strongest winter has no chance against a smile.

A smile is healthy and makes you happy. But now in the wet and cold season most people do not feel like laughing. But with this small, simple gesture we can bring the sun into our hearts, even without real sunshine. We hope you go through this week with a smile. The strong colours of […]

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Put to the acid test.

Bianca works in the laboratory and tests our technical textiles, for example, for weight, thickness, fabric width, shrinkage behaviour and water absorption. In addition to plush, the yarns are also tested for yarn count, tenacity, elongation at break and yarn twist. Before our velour fabrics go on their journey, the textile laboratory technician also takes […]

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Job and training fair cancelled and postponed.

As planned, we wanted to take part in the job and apprenticeship fair in the Sachsenlandhalle Glauchau on 14.11.2020. To our regret, but due to current regulations, the event was cancelled due to the Corona Pandemic. Fortunately an alternative date could already be found. The event will probably be postponed to 27.03.2021 and hopefully take […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Here you can see our 7810 Celine CS col. 3100, a slightly shiny fabric made of 100% Trevira CS yarns, waiting for you with a very special colour. The dark violet has a mystical effect and symbolises deep sinking and great inner peace. It combines the contrasting colours red and blue. The colour mix evokes […]

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Purple meets lacquer.

Our paint roller 1339 presents itself in a berry-coloured violet. This polyester velour is used in the paint roller sector and with its short pile is particularly suitable for processing water-based and solvent-based paints. With its rich colour, the paint roller is already a small speciality in the paint roller area

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Autumn is the most beautiful smile of the year.

“Autumn is a second spring, where every leaf becomes a flower.” – Albert Camus Now you can see the bright colours of the leaves everywhere. If the sun shines a little bit, you’ll be in a good mood right away. And if autumn ever shows its cold and stormy side, the odd pile of leaves […]

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Not only has a feeling for new fabrics, but also for the people around them.

During his work, sales manager Rainer always manages to strike a balance between the well-being of the company and the wishes of the customers. Together with product development and customers, new products are created and he acts as a link between them, so to speak. As the external representative for Spandauer Velours, the sales manager […]

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Finishing – the functionality makes our velour unique.

In our in-house textile finishing department, the range of functions of our fabrics is extended once again. Customer-specific properties are achieved through chemical, mechanical or thermal processes. Have a look at the video!

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There are two new ones with us…

We have added two more professions to our training programme. Are you really under pressure, are you technically gifted and would you like to tighten the set screws of your career yourself? Then you’re sure to find the right thing for you! With us you start your career with an apprenticeship in the Spandauer team. […]

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Finding yourself and knowing what you want in order to discover and take up your dream job among the many possibilities.

On Monday and Tuesday, 12 and 13 October, we took part for the 4th time in the vocational orientation project “Komm auf Tour – Meine Stärken, Meine Zukunft” in the district of Zwickau. The Muldentalhalle in Wilkau-Haßlau offers pupils of the 7th and 8th grades of secondary and special schools as well as grammar schools […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

The next object fabric is our 7840 Viola CS col. 7132 in a strong yellow. Who does not have to think of summer, sun and beach? The refreshing yellow dispels dark thoughts and immediately lifts your spirits. Furthermore, we associate the brightest and most communicative colour of the colour circle with optimism, joie de vivre, […]

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For the right view.

Another technical textile from the category “cleaning industry” is our cleaning plush 1294. The yellow plush is a plain coloured microfibre article for floor and window cleaning. Microfibres are particularly fine fibres which weigh a maximum of 1 gram at 10,000 metres. Fabrics made of microfibre are particularly soft and retain their shape. So open […]

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Hapiness is like a colourful kite, that takes to the skies in autumn.

Now that the days are getting shorter again, a walk in the fresh autumn air is good again to catch the last rays of sunshine. But it’s not only the sun that makes you happy, but also kite flying as in childhood. So let’s get out of here! Have a pleasant, fresh week and don’t […]

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She has a lot on the chain.

Sylke has been with us for over 20 years. As a jig in the weaving mill, she sets up or re-equips the weaving machines when the product range changes. Sylke replaces the corresponding warps and heald frames and thus supports the weavers in their work. She also reads the reed crosses into the warps. With […]

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Weaving mill – the heart of our production.

Our modern machinery consists of a total of 45 looms. The warp beams from the warping department are hung in the looms. Every single thread is knotted with great sensitivity. From the warp beam, the warp threads run through the loom and the weft thread is shot crosswise – a fabric is created. Watch the […]

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Blue wonder for cleaning.

Today we would like to introduce you to one of our technical textiles, the cleaning plush 1165. This plush is a high-quality cleaning velour, consisting of special micro-melange fibre yarns with abrasive polyamide bristles for good gliding properties. The light blue textile, with dark blue stripes running through it, is used in the cleaning industry, […]

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Success comes when you do what you love.

Hurray, autumn is here! September 22 is the beginning of autumn. Now the time of colourful treetops, heaps of leaves, falling chestnuts, acorns and beechnuts begins. With the autumnal shades of the collection 7840 Viola CS col. 7114, col. 7149, col. 7193, col. 3841 and col. 3687 we are wishing you a vivid and successful […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Our 7862 Vitte CS introduces itself with the colour code col. 3646 in an expressive pink. Pink is a mixture of red with a small amount of blue and has an uplifting and stimulating effect. It is intensifying all positive emotions and calms aggression and violence. This bright colour stands for idealism, order and empathy […]

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Tightens the screws.

Roy is a real all-rounder. He monitors the shift, schedules colleagues towards the machines and keeps an eye on order and cleanliness as well as the careful treatment of the equipment. As production engineer Roy carries out the change of colouring and articles, further he repairs and maintains the weaving mills. Besides his regular work […]

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Warping – the start of production.

In this department the warps are produced, which later become our fabrics by the entering of the filling yarns in the weaving machine. Each bobbin is placed in a creel. Afterwards, those are laid according to their length on the warp beam side by side. A share can be up to 180 cm wide. Watch […]

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Knowledge for a good cause.

Already in May this year we donated 500€ for the Lichtenstein city library, which was accepted by the organization with great joy. The donation enabled the purchase of many new children’s’ books, which will, step-by-step, find their way into the shelves. Only by the engagement of friends of the library, which are always on the […]

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Positive thinking an believing in yourself is the road to success.

Self-confidence is the key. Therefore, we need the strengths that comes from our inner self and that we can in the silent moments – like a stroll through the forest. In the woods and nature one can find many shades of green. This colour stands for serenity and neutrality, it has a calming effect without […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Who do we have here? Our product research developed a whole new object fabric, namely S 143 Viola Melange CS col. 4748. To everyone who is thinking about coffee, we are deeply sorry to tell you that you are slightly off the target. But just like with a good Viennese Melange – consisting of one […]

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You are wanted!

You are looking for an exciting profession and you like to turn the screws of your career yourself? Technical understanding and manual skills are your strengths? With a traineeship at our facility you want to build up a solid base for your future career, you are motivated and you have the desire to work in […]

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Robust ink roller coating.

The yellow-grey striped ink roller 1341 consists of ‘endless’ polyamide fibres. Those are also called filament and can have practically unlimited length. The bottom layer of the technical textile is called the carrier layer. The upper layer is the wear layer, also called pile. With our paint roller 1341, this pile has a particularly good […]

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Meshed and woven together.

Jasmin started her apprenticeship with us in 2015 as a machine and plant operator in the field of textile technology. With her graduation in 2017 we proudly took her on as a junior employee in the weaving mill. As a weaver, she is responsible for operating the production machines, changing and resetting the weft and […]

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Yarn storage – the origin of our textiles.

This is where the raw yarn is stored and waits to be used in the weaving operations. The right yarn is essential for the quality of the finished fabrics. Our warehouse staff knows every little corner of our shelves and knows exactly where to find which material. Take a look at the video!

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Dreams have never come true by sitting around.

The believe in yourself and your dreams makes dreams comes true. But for this you have to hold on to your goals and avoid burying your head in the sand. Just like Walt Disney said: ‘All dreams can come true if we have the courage to follow them.’ We wish you a successful week with […]

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We made it! We passed the practical final examination with excellence.

In November 2019, we were already able to congratulate both of them on passing the practical intermediate examination. Yesterday, the time had come: Mostafa Shokri and Mostafa Seyyed Hashemi had to apply their knowledge and skills from 2 years of training in their practical final examination, consisting of a work sample and a technical discussion. […]

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Do good with every healthy snack.

Every week we have fruit baskets with fresh fruit delivered by Fruitful Office. With the weekly fruit delivery we support the planting of guava and papaya trees in Malawi (Africa). Fruitful Office’s local cooperation partner is the aid organisation “RIPPLE Africa”. The organisation guides Malawian families in fruit growing and provides expert advice.

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Spandauer Velours presents…

The next object fabric is a shiny eye-catcher in pearl white: 7871 Virginia CS col. 2091. White is the sum of all colours and is considered a neutral colour. It is associated with kindness, purity, perfection, light, virtue and simplicity. White is the colour of snow and ice and is therefore also perceived as aloof […]

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The joy and the smile are the summer of life.

“He who carries the sun in his heart and the smile on his face can overcome any hurdle, no matter how hard it is.” We wish you a wonderful, sunny week full of motivation and drive! Enjoy the weather with our summery colours of the collection 7840 Viola CS col. 4214, col. 4084, col. 5180, […]

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Striking eye-catcher for professional use.

This special design in turquoise blue with yellow and dark blue elements is particularly attractive. The material consists of polyamide continuous yarn and is hard-wearing and lint-free. The fibres have a good stability and do not mat. In short: The perfect textile for professional paint rollers with a high abrasion resistance.

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Bright red, our contract fabric 7773 Valentino CS with the colour code col. 3007. Red – the colour of love. Further associations are warmth, energy, dominance and passion. Along with yellow and blue, it is one of the three basic colours in the artistic theory of colours. Our Valentino consists entirely of the flame retardant […]

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Signal red and plushy.

Our cleaning plush 1288 is not only very striking with its red mottled colour, but also with its properties. The special material mix has been developed for use in car washes. The textile can absorb water and cleaning agents better than other industrial textiles. Due to the increased conductivity of the water, the plush does […]

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You only know your limits when you have outgrown yourself.

“If you give up today, you’ll never know if you could have made it tomorrow.” Often we make ourselves small, and then maybe turn back just before the end – without knowing it. We should gather our courage much more often and face challenges that we thought we could not overcome. This will certainly help […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Our contract fabric 7610 Pure in the colour col. 10 immediately catches the eye with its black colour. The yarns of the fabric were dyed evenly in advance in a complex production process, so that in the end this beautiful, pure black can be seen. With this colour we combine darkness, unfathomability but also fascination […]

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You always wanted to have a look behind the scenes of Spandauer Velours?

Now you have the opportunity. We take you on a tour and show you the way from the first thread to the finished textile. Take a look into the world of the most sophisticated technical plush, mainly for the paint roller and cleaning industry and the most modern velour fabrics for the contract sector. Have […]

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Technical textiles.

Our technical plush is used in many areas of application due to its diverse functional properties. These include, for example, paint rollers, wiping mops or cleaning rollers for wiping / suction robots. Our modern machinery enables us to produce a wide variety of three-dimensional technical plush in different pile heights, yarns and fibre blends. Today […]

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And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of the beginning. – Master eckhart

Every year in spring nature awakes from its hibernation and everything begins to bloom. For many, these days are a time of new beginnings. But why should we wait for exactly this time to use it for a new beginning? After all, every day deserves the chance to turn it into something wonderful! Our collection […]

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The clocks will soon tick differently again.

Slowly the days become longer, the sun has more and more power and the first early blossoming plants are looking out of the earth. Spring comes with all its power and beauty! On 29 March 2020 the clocks will be set back to summer time. You also can’t remember whether forward or backward? Quite simply: […]

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Messe Freiburg postpones the leading international trade fair “Interbrush 2020” until May 2022

In consultation with the international trade associations of the industry and the leading exhibitors, Messe Freiburg has decided to postpone Interbrush until May 2022. The health of exhibitors, visitors and employees as well as the population has the highest priority. Postponed is not cancelled, we are looking forward to Interbrush in 2022 as well.

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Professional marathon in Lichtenstein

Last Friday we were at the Heinrich-von-Kleist-Oberschule in Lichtenstein for the vocational marathon, where we offered the pupils of the 8th – 10th grades the chance to inform themselves about the apprenticeship professions and the possibilities for an internship with us. Our employees Nancy and Roy had a loom model with them, on which the […]

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Curtain up!

Here you can see the foyer of the “Teo Otto Theater” in Remscheid. The curtains in front of the windows and on the sides are made of our article “Viola”. We think that this flowing, falling, matt stage velour fits perfectly into the ambience and we are very proud of it. Have you ever been […]

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Interbrush – We will be there from 6 – 8 May 2020

Visit us at the world’s leading trade fair for machines, materials and accessories for the brush, paintbrush, paint roller and mop industry. We are looking forward to presenting our technical plush in hall 1 at stand 1.1.2 in this special atmosphere. We are looking forward to meeting you!

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All dreams can come true if we have the courage to follow them.

Don’t give up and follow the dream until it is realized, that is the motto! And when you have fulfilled your dream, you can chase after another. We wish you a successful and phenomenal week! Enjoy the time with our collection 7815 Gerry uni CS, in the colours: col. 3683, col. 4049, col. 5161, col. […]

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Spandauer Velours presents…

Matching the Pantone colour of the year “Classic Blue”, we present you today our contract fabric Gerry in the colour scheme col. 4123. With blue we associate air, water, sky, longing and infinite vastness. It calms and radiates serenity. Just what we need for the weekend. Maybe you can take a walk with a view […]

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Colourful hustle and bustle and fool’s feast

We had enchanting witches, wild Pocahontas, smart hat-wearers in all variations, respectable cowgirls, mysteriously masked women and many more costumed people. But the highlight of yesterday’s day were the delicious pancakes from the Funke bakery in Lichtenstein. Many thanks for this sweet treat!

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Louisa Knauf | Trainee industrial clerk

“I started my training as an industrial clerk at Spandauer Velours in September 2019. I am still getting to know all the processes and looking over the shoulders of my colleagues to gain a better insight into what goes on. I was allowed to “take a look” into each of our departments and also had […]

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Alexandra Prinzler | Accounting

“In accounting, a good understanding of numbers and laws is particularly important and that you always keep an overview. Good coordination and self-organization are required given the daily plethora of tasks. Part of my tasks are the factual checking of incoming invoices, cash management, monthly closing, compiling statistics for authorities, reporting to the tax office […]

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Education begins with curiosity

Come and see us at the “BILDUNG & BERUF” on 1 February and 2 February. In the Stadthalle Zwickau you will find us from 10.00 – 17.00 o’clock at stand no. 115. We will be happy to quench your thirst for knowledge about our apprenticeships and answer all your questions about Spandauer Velours. This year, […]

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We were available to answer questions

Today we visited the internal education fair of the secondary school Glauchau. There we were pestered like a Swiss cheese by the pupils of the 8th and 9th classes with all their questions about our company and our training opportunities. But before we could start, we had to set up our stand. But at the […]

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Done! Yvonne Böhm, commercial manager, congratulated our trainee Louisa Knauf on passing her probationary period. She started her apprenticeship as an industrial clerk in September. We are pleased that you are with us and wish you much success and joy for your further training! Louisa has reached her first interim goal, what are your goals […]

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Spandauer Velours wishes you a Merry Christmas

„The star of happiness shows itself there, where we stand up for what matters, for community life.” Preserving the tried and daring the new – this is where we see the success of our cooperation so far. We would like to thank you for the trust you have placed in us and wish you from […]

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Grit Müller | warper

“As a warper at Spandauer Velours, I know exactly how the thread runs, because my tasks are varied and an essential basis for the company. I find myself at the nodal point of the action, so to speak. I love the variety in my everyday work and carry it out with care, sensitivity and reliable […]

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Advent – the time of secrecy and sweet scents

The smell of freshly baked cookies and smoked candles flows through the house, everything becomes a little more mysterious and cozy. At the weekend it’s time again, the 1st Advent is here and slowly starts the Christmas season. We are getting in the mood for the 1st Advent with the colours of the collection Viola […]

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Michael Koch | Production technician

“My path at Spandauer Velours began with an apprenticeship as a textile technology machine and plant operator. Right from the start I was enthusiastic about my work in the company, so I extended my training by one year and qualified as a production mechanic. I have now been working in this profession for more than […]

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This is the right way to thread!

Every day thousands of metres of thread run through our warping, weaving and finishing machines as well as through the fabric inspection. The yarns are processed, for example, into paint rollers, cleaning plush and other technical textiles.

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We’ll take you further!

On Saturday, 16.11.19, the job and apprenticeship exchange will take place in the Sachsenlandhalle Glauchau. Under the motto “Job exchange – THE one that takes me further”, we will also be present from 9.00 – 13.00 in the large hall at stand 8. Come and visit us and find out about our apprenticeships. We are […]

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A further step towards our goal and future.

Together with our two trainees, we are delighted that they have passed their practical intermediate examination, which they both mastered last Friday with good to very good results. Both are completing their training as machine and plant operators and have now come a step closer to their goal of a professional future. Our thanks go […]

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“Come on tour – My strengths, my future”

Discover your own strengths, orientate yourself professionally and plan your future – under this motto we will take part in the project “Komm auf Tour – Meine Stärken, Meine Zukunft” in the district of Zwickau on Monday, 11 November 2019. This takes place in the Muldentalhalle in Wilkau-Haßlau and offers pupils of the 7th and […]

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Happy Halloween!

We wish you a merry scary tomorrow and a happy holiday! Our small color selection for Halloween: 7840 Viola CS col. 7114 and col. 10.

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Collection 7857 Verl Cs – for the perfect start into autumn!

It’s colorful outside now and cuddly inside.  Whether you spend autumn outdoors walking through the woods or warming up with a cup of tea, let yourself be enchanted by our 7857 Verl Cs collection. Our colours to suit the season: col. 2233, col. 3681, col. 7192, col. 4318 und col. 5129. 

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Donation for ‘Stadtbibliothek Lichtenstein’

It is a matter close to our hearts to support social and regional projects.  We donated 500 € to the Stadtbibliothek Lichtenstein for the purchase of new books during the „Bilderbuchkino“ last Friday. Our Yvonne Böhm was there and presented the newly acquired books to Mrs. Hisslinger, head of the municipal library, for the children. […]

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Curtain up for our fabric 7897 Bella CS

Our star of the day is already fixed: 7897 Bella CS, color 0025. This customer example shows our beautiful velours in the Cabaret Des Péchés, Palác Yalta in Brno, Czech Republic. The theatre and stage curtain manufacturer “Divadelní opony s.r.o.” has accentuated perfectly the velvety shiny structure of our fabric. So, let the show begin […]

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Annett Oeser | lab technician

„Before our products leave the house, I will examine them in our physical laboratory with diverse techniques. In many processing steps we test our materials for diverse parameter like thickness, weight and performance characteristics. Therefore precision and and concentration are in demand because our costumers have high standards when it comes to responsibility and quality […]

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What a blaze of colours!

  The sixteen new fabrics of the new “Celine” colour collection are completely turning our heads.

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How can you choose a favorite colour from this selection?

Whether delicate or strong nuances –with our new collection “Verl” you have the choice.

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We congratulate our apprentices on passing the final exam

Obviously relieved and overjoyed – a cheer to our two apprentices in the middle of the picture. Jason and Philipp have passed their final examinations as machine and plant operators. Also their instructors, René and Nancy, are very proud and happy with them. Welcome to the professional world and in the team of Spandauer Velours!

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Aren`t the colours of our new fabric collection “Gerry” looking fantastic?

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With the various, new colours of our basic colour card, we will just get the summer into our home.

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Free apprenticeship for 2019 – We are looking for a training as an electronics technician for operations technology (m/ f)

Are you looking for a varied job with tension? Technical understanding and manual dexterity are among your strengths? You want to create a solid foundation for your professional life with us, are you also motivated, responsible and ready to work in a team? Then contact us! We look forward to your meaningful application! All information […]

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Hail to the summer and the high temperatures, because then it´s time for us again: ice cream for everyone!

Yesterday our employees could relish and take a break from the work routine. It‘s not everyday that an ice cream cart stands in front of the door. Many thanks to Café Kampanile from Mülsen for the delicious and wonderful refreshing waffle ice cream.

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Babette Stärz | human resources / payroll accounting

“Why do I like working for Spandauer Velours? Because I have been able to face new challenges here for almost eleven years and have been developed personally as well as professionally during this time. Because I didn’t start out in human resources or payroll accounting but as a shipping employee. Shortly thereafter I was already […]

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Individual look through costumer specific textile printing

You want to give our textiles an individual look afterwards? With the velours „Monaco“ and „Gerry“ from our collection a textile printing is possible, as you can see on our costumer example. #spandauervelours

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Velour „Lydia“ convinces with soft feel and silky glimmer

Not only for us a real eye-catcher! The very soft feel as well as the light silky glimmer caused by light irradiation emphasize our velour „Lydia“. The available colours gold and silver underline this look. #spandauervelours

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A distinctive look with our velour „Bruno“

Our robust and slightly rough Velours „Bruno“ convinces by a perfect mix between technical and object textiles. Considering the combination of the unique mélange yarn with a coloured yarn gives Bruno its unmistakable look. #spandauervelours

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Real shine performances with our velour „Penelope“

Real glossy appearance with our velour „Penelope“! Penelope convinces with its shiny metallic look caused by the metallic yarn. A special textile, which is perfectly suitable for stages and events. #spandauervelours  

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Our textile mix „Silvana“ is a real eye-catcher

The mix of technical textile and contract fabric and the silver-metallic yarn used for it, give our “Silvana” a very special look and a wonderful silky glimmer. In our opinion a real eye-catcher, isn’t it? #spandauervelours

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Individual look due to costumer specific embroideries

Doesn’t this customer example look beautiful? You see, embroideries on our textiles are also possible. Therefore, you can use almost every velour from our assortment. Especially on theater curtains a real eye-catcher! #spandauervelours

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A real specialty: Our flat weave „Solveig“

A real specialty is our flat weave „Solveig“, which is perfectly suitable as a sun protection. The processed silver or gold metallic yarn ensures great light reflections! #spandauervelours  

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„Henna“ – the desirable and beautiful one

No wonder that our densely woven wool-viscos-mix found a high customer demand at our fairs. The shiny, red wool look convinces on all levels, optical as well as haptic. #spandauervelours

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Henry – simply unique!

The rough surface of our „Henry“ hasn´t the  typical haptic for a velours, nevertheless the material convinces with its natural look owed by its special mélange yarn. Just simply unique! #spandauervelours

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It all depends on the right mixture!

To one half technical textile to the other object fabric. Only one advantage with which our Velour „Mark“ presents itself.  

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Yvonne Böhm | Commercial Management – Human resources and finance

„In October it will be 10 years already which I can work for Spandauer Velours with heart and mind. Since then I am responsible for the human resources and finance sector of our company. From the very beginning it was always important for me that, despite all my objectivity, a human and tolerant handling with […]

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Small footballers pretty big – successfully we look on our first Spandauer Velours kindergarten cup

Once playing soccer like the big players. A dream that came true for four kindergartens in the region Lichtenstein. At our first Spandauer Velours kindergarten cup on the sports fields of soccer club SV Heinrichsort/Rödlitz e.V. the young football players of the kindergarten „Rappelkiste“ Hohndorf, „Regenbogen“ Rödlitz, „Zwergenhaus am Wald“ Heinrichsort and „Knirpsenland“ Lichtenstein could […]

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Spandauer Velours presents the first kindergarten cup

In one week it´s time to play, have fun and support the next generation! According to the motto „Building the future together“ we will present the first “Spandauer Velours kindergarten cup“ in cooperation with the football club SV Heinrichsort/Rödlitz e.V, on May 15, 2019 from 9-13 p.m.. Four different kindergartens compete against each other on […]

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Sally Förster | Employee in product inspection

“Concentration and responsibility are essential in the department of product inspection, because I am, so to speak, the last station before the goods are being packed and delivered to our customers. No mistakes come past me! With eagle eyes, I inspect the finished product for any kind of errors. This step is one of the […]

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“Profession and Education” fair at Sachsenring’s Media Center

Watch out! The next chance to get to know our diverse education and job offers is about to come your way. On Saturday, 23.03.2019, we will be in the media center from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm at the trade fair “Profession and Education” at the Sachsenring in Oberlungwitz. Start full throttle into your future […]

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Have a look instead of looking away: “We are in the process” – Week of open companies in Saxony

You want to think outside the box, practically try out and orientate yourself professionally? Then “Look in!” In the week of open companies in Saxony. The best part? Also on 12.03.2019 we opened our doors for you. A great opportunity to get to know the wide range of tasks and work at Spandauer Velours. In […]

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Successful start to the year 2019 with our participation in the fair BILDUNG & BERUF in Zwickau

Here we were able to show many interested parties what it means to work at Spandauer Velours. You missed to meet us? No problem, the next job and training fair will be on March 23, 2019. Then we will take part in the labor market fair “Beruf und Bildung am Sachsenring”.

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SV receives once again Trevira Award as Silver Member 2019

Spandauer Velours presents highlight product, which was specially developed for the Heimtextil trade fair. Click here for the Youtube link https://youtu.be/jxwQuXtACjM

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Heimtextil 2019

We are very proud that our velours fabrics have been selected for the Heimtextil trend area, various seat poufs as well as the Trevira trend area. Our velours Gerry CS col. 3268 has even been honoured to be used for the biggest ball of the extraordinary design project “Furoshiki”.  

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Season opening of new trends at “Heimtextil” – We are part of it!

For us, the New Year cannot start any better than with our participation in the “Heimtextil”, the largest international trade fair for home and contract textiles in Frankfurt am Main. From the 8th to the 11th of January 2019, we find inspiration by new trends and textile innovations. Of course, we also present our great […]

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We Wish You a Merry Christmas

The secret of Christmas is that in our search for the great and the extraordinary, we are pointed out to the inconspicuous and the small. Christmas – the celebration of love and the family, but also a celebration to thank our most loyal customers for a successful year together with harmonious cooperation! With all our […]

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The new Pantone color of the year 2019 – Living Coral

  Soft, warm and subtle but still dynamic, powerful and at the same time refreshing life-affirming! All this is reflected in the new trend colour 2019 Living Coral, chosen by the colour institute Pantone. We also follow the colour trend with the standard colour 7815 Gerry Uni CS col. 309. Together with our Vitte CS […]

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Delicious and healthy wraps from the Thuringian food truck for our hard-working employees

  *With every smile dies somewhere a problem * This saying is not just a phrase at W.I.P-Food but a program! Many thanks for the delicious wraps and your extended smile! We are pleased that we were once again able to enthuse our employees with the delicious and healthy wraps from the Thuringian food truck. […]

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Viola Mélange – The new feature in our range of products

Do you already know our new entry Viola Mélange? The new feature in our range of products has a weight per unit area of 370g / m² and is piece-dyed, so you can easily select your favorite color for coloring of the velvet. As Viola Melange is made of 100% Trevira CS yarn, the fabrics […]

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Bright colourful variety of colours – Vitte collection

  Bright colourful variety of colours – this is our Vitte collection. In addition to the products Gerry CS, Viola CS, Celine CS, and Verl CS, the new Vitte collection is added as a new product with standard colours in our warehouse. The very high-grade fabric is very versatile, has a weight of unit area […]

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Black, unique, Pure

The first finished fabrics are leaving our company. A special feature of “Pure” – the special fabric is already yarn-dyed, so that larger quantities can be produced and finally stored. The resulting time and price advantage, even for very large purchase quantities, is just one of many plus points. Pure has a weight per unit […]

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Techtextil North America trade fair 2018

From 22th to 24th May 2018, Techtextil North America, one of the internationally leading trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens, took place in Atlanta. In doing so, the wide field and know-how of the sectors in the fields of research and development, production and further processing up to the recycling of technical textiles and […]

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Sophie Koschkar | Employee for sales

Since 1st of September 2017 I support Spandauer Velours as an employee for sales. In field of sales force, I take care of the sale of our contract textiles as well as the maintenance of customer relations and customer satisfaction in the company. Furthermore, I prepare for trade fair presences and take part personally in […]

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Design and new trends at the Furniture & Light Fair in Stockholm

The Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair is Sweden’s largest furniture fair. More than 600 exhibitors present their new collections, products, ideas and trends in interior design. The fair will be accompanied by various seminars, lectures or award ceremonies. We also travel to the Swedish capital and present our latest products, materials and developments in home […]

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Frankfurt am Main | 9th to 12th of January 2018 | Spandauer Velours exhibits on the “Heimtextil – International Trade Fair for Home and Contract Textiles”

The “Heimtextil” is the largest international trade fair for home and contract textiles. Next it takes place in Frankfurt am Main from 9th to 12th of January 2018. The trade fair is the opening event of the season for new trends and textile innovations. Nowhere else you are able to meet so many specialists and […]

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Mirko Kunze | mechatronics engineer

“As a mechatronics engineer in the field of locksmithery and maintenance, I have been taking care in various task areas since the company change to Spandauer Velours in January 2016. In addition to the maintenance and repair of building technology, machinery and boilers, I can also show my technical understanding in the lead of lifting […]

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Holger Teichert | Electrician/ Electronics Technician

“When I came to the company Spandauer Velours three years ago, I was employed as a temporary worker in maintenance. Since my commencement of work, I have able to experience the good working atmosphere, which always motivate me time and time again, to carry out the various tasks in my profession. In March 2015 I […]

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Jasmin Mrosko | Machine and Plant Operator

“For two years, I was an apprentice at Spandauer Velours in the area as a machine and plant operator in textile technology. Since 2017 I can work as a permanent employee and I fully get up in my profession. I especially enjoy the varied work in the team with my colleagues. In addition to the […]

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Peter Hummel | Head of department weaving mill

“Everything started at Spandauer Velours with my apprenticeship as a machine and plant leader. 22 years later, I am now the head of department of weaving, yarn storage and the barbican. I can prove my organization talent and my assertiveness, particularly in the areas of production-, personal deployment-, and holiday planning, as well as precise […]

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Our apprentices 2017

This year, again four of our apprentices successfully completed their apprenticeship. After a two-year training as machine and plant operators, Michael (in the image on the right) and Justin (who is unfortunately not shown in the image) stay with us. In a further year of training they want to become a production pechanic respectively a […]

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Discover Spandauer Velours

Mesmerizing photographic art of our employee Holger Teichert. #meinveloursundich

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Techtextil north america trade fair 2017

The Techtextil North America trade fair for technical textiles will take place from June 20 to 22, 2017 at Chicago    –  Don`t hesitate to visit us. Exhibitors from all over the world presents their latest innovations in technical textiles and nonwovens. We are there to introduce our new products, materials and further developments.

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First American Food Truck of Thuringia at Spandauer Velours

The first American Food Truck of Thuringia stopped off at Spandauer Velours on 19th of April 2017 – and brought along tasteful and healthy Wraps to eat one´s fill. We invited our employees to have some of the delicacies, served by the staff of the W.I.P Food Truck.  

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fair review

Our company had been a part of the INTERBRUSH at Freiburg from the 27th till the 29th of April 2016. We offered a lot of informations about Spandauer Velours to all of the visitors and guests at the 12th edition of this specialized fair for machinery, material and supplies for industries which produces brushes, paintbrushes, pain roller […]

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