Po.in.tex is an Innovation Textile Cluster, based in Biella – Piemonte (Italy). Active since 2009, it and has now 86 affiliates of which 81 industries (84% SMEs, 14% Large Enterprises), 2 Research Organisations and 3 other stakeholders.
Po.in.tex promotes cooperative innovation and business competitive strategies. Its members belong to every part of the sector’s supply chain and manufacturing: from textile machinery to apparel, from leather industry to technical textiles, from footwear to automotive, from medical to furnishing, up to the chemical and aerospace industries.
The coordinator of Po.in.tex is Città Studi, a private company founded 25 years ago by the local industrial association in order to increase the scientific and technological development of the Biellese industry.