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.

What we do.

Hohenstein is an impartial, neutral partner in testing, certification and research with a focus on textiles.
We offer a wide variety of services to companies all along the supply chain.

Why we do what we do.

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.

How we do it.

We are a future-oriented problem solver with tailored, innovative services including testing, certification and consulting. We set trends and standards based on 70 years of experience in textiles. Worldwide, our culture is characterized by the transfer of knowledgesustainability and customer focus.

Research implications.

We turn research into solutions tailored to unique market requirements.

Ben Mead
Managing Director
Hohenstein Institute America