Date: Apr 29, 2021 (Thursday)
2.Tensive summary of OEKO-TEX® 2021 new changes
3.Introduction of Recycled materials with STANDARD by OEKO-TEX®
3.STANDARD by OEKO-TEX®再生材料認證簡介
TESTEX is an independent Swiss testing and certification organisation operating worldwide with the focus on textile testing. In addition to its headquarters in Zurich (Switzerland), TESTEX has twelve other branch offices. TESTEX has been testing, analysing and certifying with the focus on the textile sector since 1846. The long-established company has become highly regarded, initially in Europe and subsequently also worldwide, for its high-quality services, its independence and its innovative energy. In addition to its Swiss headquarters in Zurich, the TESTEX Group has 20 branches worldwide and employs more than 190 staff. TESTEX has branch offices in North America, Europe and especially in the Asia/Pacific region. Regardless of location: behind the group stand experienced, qualified and expert staff who are pleased to assist you at all times.
Deputy Marketing Manager
Coline has worked for TESTEX Hong Kong Branch office for over a decade, now as the Deputy Marketing Manager. She has a successful track record in expanding the market for OEKO-TEX® certifications and labels, by organising and participating in more than 800 seminars, workshops, and trade fairs to collaborate with different stakeholders. She has been the presenter of customised workshops for many international brands such as C&A, Celio, L Brands, H&M, Kaufland, Marks & Spencer, Migros, PVH, Seafolly and Target. Through the years, she has worked for a wide range of multinational organisations across the supply chain, from global fashion brands to manufacturers as well as trading and buying offices. Coline has developed an expertise in understanding the priorities and needs of different clients, allowing her to build bridges between institutes, supplies and brands.
Coline在TESTEX香港工作超過十年，現職市場部副經理。 她透過組織及參與超過800場研討會、培訓小組和貿易展覽, 與不同的利益相關者建立合作關係, 並在擴展OEKO-TEX®認證和標籤市場方面擁有良好的合作往續。這些年來, 她亦為許多國際品牌（例如C＆A，Celio，L Brands，H＆M，Kaufland，Marks＆Spencer，Migros，PVH，Seafolly和Target）制定專屬培訓。Coline曾任職於不同跨國企業，當中有知名時裝品牌、製造商，貿易和採購商。擔任過供應鏈中不同角色, 使她了解各種客戶的方向與需求，因而更能夠為供應商、品牌和各機構之間建立橋樑 。
Customer Service -Executive
Anson is a customer service officer at TESTEX Hong Kong Branch with 8 years of experience working in testing institutions as a customer relations executive and a senior project coordina-tor for TUV and SGS. His background has enabled him to understand the difficulties and complex needs of clients, especially as someone who has profound knowledge of the industry. He is an expert in REACH regulation, ZDHC, Higg Index, and Detox Campaign, as a speaker in a workshop for Benetton’s suppliers, and the executive handling key account like REWE, Kaufland, Carrefour and Lidl. With intimate knowledge of the practical operations and the pain point of suppliers, Anson is able to provide clients suggestions and solutions based on their unique circumstances. At the moment, his main responsibility has been the handling of the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®, especially for recycled materials.
Anson是TESTEX香港分公司的客戶服務專員，具有8年的紡織測試工作經驗。他於TUV和SGS擔任客戶關係專員及高級項目協調員。過去的工作經驗使他對行業有深刻了解, 能夠察覺客戶的困難和複雜需求。 他亦專注研究REACH法規，ZDHC，Higg Index和Detox Campaign等第三方法規，使他不單曾為Benetton’s的供應商研討會上擔任演講嘉賓，更為REWE，Kaufland，家樂福和Lidl等重要客戶的專責人員。 由於熟識行業實際操作和了解供應商的痛點，Anson能夠根據不同的情況為客戶提供建議和解決方案。 目前，他的主要職責是處理STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX®認證，對於再生材料項目尤具心得。
Customer Service -Senior Executive
Catherine has a demonstrated history of working as a role of client relationship management, and has more than a decade of experience in the textile testing industry. As a program manager, she stationed at a variety of companies to act as the first port-of-call and resident expert for the clients, as well as the quality assurance supervisor that approves shipment releases. Most notably, she led her team to coordinate between buyers, suppliers and the laboratories, ensuring a seamless operation and successful shipment by advising on the procedure from start to finish, on top of handling emergencies. Catherine has joined TESTEX Hong Kong Branch for 2 years. At the moment, her main responsibility has been the handling of the STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® certification.
Catherine 在紡織品測試行業擔任客戶關係管理角色超過十年。 作為項目經理，她曾任職外派專員，駐留不同客戶公司, 提供即時可靠的專業資詢, 並代其管理質量保證以及核實批準放行物質等事宜。 值得一提的是，她曾領導團隊協調採購商、供應商, 及化驗室各方，提供專業建議, 並協助處理緊急事故, 以確保從生產到發貨整個程序順利無瑕。Catherine加入TESTEX香港分公司已有2年。 目前，她的主要職責是處理STANDARD 100 by OEKO-TEX® 認證。