Digital transformation in the textile industry: Appsfactory and Trützschler presented a new process optimization app, “My Wires”, at ITMA

Following their successful cooperation in creating the “My Production” app, Appsfactory and Trützschler have now jointly developed another flagship project: the new “My Wires” app. The mobile application was presented for the first time at the International Textile Machinery Exhibition (ITMA), which was held from 20 June to 26 June. It allows customers, among other things, to check the current maintenance status of their machines and to plan the forthcoming maintenance and repairs. The ITMA, which took place in Barcelona this year, is considered the World’s largest exhibition for the textile machinery industry. Trützschler presented itself as the market leader in the field of spinning preparation. Appsfactory comes with its own back-end identity management, and integrates with external systems. It can be accessed via iOS and Android devices as well as Web frontend.

“My Wires”: an Industry 4.0 application that simplifies customer’s spinning processes

The app focuses on individual customer requirements. It allows users to manage Trützschler and competitor products, and provides information about the status of accessories and service intervals at all times. “”My Wires” app is an exemplary, all-round, successful Industry 4.0 project. With smart networking of production machinery and mobile devices, the application allows a one-off optimization of the entire spinning process”, says Alexander Trommen, CEO of Appsfactory.

Digitized overview and optimized task management

Besides wire management, the app also features digital material procurement, a planning tool, and historical overview of machine tasks. Customising the app only takes a few minutes. It is done once by entering information on the processed material, the spinning process, and the expected output. Based on the data entered, the application seamlessly adjusts maintenance and repair schedules to the specific requirements. “My Wires” provides transparent and reliable information on when and where the next maintenance is due. The app also facilitates straightforward reorganization of parts lists, and ensures quick reordering. When accessories are exchanged, the app can be used to scan the new product label. This is sufficient to get the product automatically recognised and the data entered into the logbook.

We at Appsfactory are delighted by the successful presentation of our new app at ITMA. We wish users optimal organization and simplification of their textile production!

22. July 2019
10. October 2019
23. September 2019

The most important technology exhibition in the world – the IFA (International Funkausstellung) – took place this year in Berlin from 6-11 September. IFA 2019, which counted over 245,000 visitors, focused on:

10. September 2019

In September 2019, Gunnar Hamm, 47, joins the management of Appsfactory. Hamm will support Germany’s leading agency for digital transformation in the role of a director of Creation and User Experience. In this newly created position, Hamm takes over the management of the 20-member design and planning team at four locations: Leipzig, Hamburg, Erfurt, and […]

2. September 2019

The new edition of DMEXCO, or the Digital Marketing Expo & Conference, a meeting for all key decision makers from digital industries, marketing, and innovation, will take place on September 11th and 12th. As in the previous year, the Europe’s largest trade fair in this sector will again be held in Cologne. Appsfactory will exhibit […]

15. August 2019

Order drinks quickly, easily and conveniently with the new flaschenpost app from Appsfactory and From now on, Germany’s largest online beverage marketplace flaschenpost, which so far has delivered around 60,000 cases per day in more than 90 cities in Germany from 14 sites, will also be available as a smartphone app. This represents pure everyday […]