As an internationally recognized partner, we support companies along the supply chain in safely and successfully bringing products to market - from quality testing and functionality development to knowledge transfer and certification and marketing support.
A family-owned company now run by the third generation, ~1,000 employees work at our headquarters in Bönnigheim, Germany and our labs and offices around the world, dedicated to customized testing and applied research to advance the industry.
The core values of the founding Mecheels family have been the mainstay of the Hohenstein company mission and are still shaping how employees interact with each other and our global customers in terms of quality, reliability and commitment.
We believe in the fascinating possibilities of textile innovation for both people and the environment. Every day, we work with passion to ensure that new products come to market reliably and safely.
We are a future-oriented problem solver with tailored, innovative services including testing, certification and consulting. We set trends and standards based on 75 years of experience in textiles. Worldwide, our culture is characterized by the transfer of knowledge, sustainability and customer focus.
Hohenstein Institute America