Po.in.tex - Polo di Innovazione Tessile, è un’associazione di imprese, con sede a Biella, che promuove la competitività industriale e l’innovazione.


Research topics

Trajectory applications are the natural outcome of various innovation activities and are divided into three macro-areas, according to a formula immediately recognizable and coherent with today’s market.

  • Apparel (textiles dressing people)
  • Furnishing (textiles dressing objects)
  • Diversified textiles (structural, technical and industrial textiles)

 The Trajectory applications have been put into effect in various successful projects, supervised by the Textile Innovation Cluster and briefly described in the following link


Instead, the priorities refer to immediately recognizable technological fields, of great commercial importance, by privileging a better selection of the innovation topics and priorities. The innovation activities are focused on the following main priorities:

  • Functionalizations
  • Smart textiles
  • Fibers from recycling
  • Bio-fibers
  • Eco-processes
  • Structural textiles
  • Digital Business
  • Industry 4.0



Textile Innovation Cluster, at your service

An association of companies, consortiums and research centers that promotes, collaborates and enhances its members’ competitiveness, while encouraging an ongoing exchange between supply and demand for innovation