Welcome to FACTOR+

Factor+ describes the added value provided by the Swiss textile machinery industry. It stands for our shared commitment to this Plus. Our customers around the world benefit from our technologies + sustainable excellence, our high-perfotmance products + our reliable service, our innovative + environmentally friendly processes, our realistic + efficient overall solutions. We make no compromises in the pursuit of our common goal: satisfied + successful customers.


Irantex 2017

The Swiss Textile Machinery Association (STMA/Swissmem) was present at Irantex in Tehran International Permanent Fairground from September 4-7, 2017. More than ten members of the STMA had a booth in the Swiss Pavilion.

Swiss Textile Machinery Symposium 2017 in Egypt

The Swiss Textile Machinery symposium on April 4 and 5 2017 held in Cairo, attracted a total of 240 delegates of Egypt’s textile industry. They had the opportunity to meet 17 members of the Swiss textile machinery.

75 years swiss textile machinery

In December 1940, representatives from 22 companies met in Zurich to form the first textile machinery group within the "Verein Schweizerischer Maschinenindustrieller (VSM)". The swiss textile machinery specialist group is herewith the oldest extisting interest group within Swissmem.