Our locations

TEXAID has a presence in several countries, with locations in SwitzerlandGermany, Austria, BulgariaHungary and Morocco. The TEXAID Group's headquarters is in Switzerland (Schattdorf in Uri canton).


TEXAID Textilverwertungs-AG based in Schattdorf/Uri is the parent company of TEXAID. With around 130 employees and a market share in the region of 60 %, the company is the most important textile recycling organization in Switzerland. In extensive collections every year, TEXAID and its subsidiary Contex collects over 36,000 tonnes of used clothes, shoes and home textiles with over 6,000 used textile containers and street collections throughout Switzerland. In Schattdorf, TEXAID operates one of the most modern textile sorting facilities in the world.


CONTEX specializes in collecting and recycling used clothes, shoes and home textiles. CONTEX has been part of the TEXAID Group since 2011.



Since 2009, TEXAID has been active in Germany through TEXAID Deutschland GmbH and since 2012 through TEXAID Collection GmbH. Since September 2013 the ReSales Group has also been part of the TEXAID Group. With a workforce in excess of 500 throughout Germany, its own 44 second-hand shops and Germany's second-largest sorting facility in the Thuringian town of Apolda, TEXAID is one of the leading textile recycling organizations on the German market.



Since 2016, TEXAID has been active in Austria with TEXAID Austria GmbH, which had previously developed into a trustworthy and responsible partner for its customers and business partner under the name Austriatex. TEXAID Austria numbers among the key companies for the professional collection of second-hand clothing, shoes and household textiles in Austria. Its nationwide, service-friendly container network is being expanded constantly.



The Bulgarian town of Kostinbrod is home to TEXAID Bulgaria Ltd, a TEXAID subsidiary since 2005. Every year, some 100 employees sort over 6,000 tonnes of used textiles in accordance with numerous quality criteria. Cleaning cloths are made from heavily damaged textiles.



Based in Bélapátfalva in Hungary, TEXAID Hungaria has been a TEXAID subsidiary since 2008. Every year at the Hungarian sorting and production facility, some 80 employees examine and sort approximately 3,000 tonnes of used textiles in accordance with numerous quality criteria. Textiles that can no longer be worn are made into cleaning cloths.



The sorting facility in Tangier, Morocco has belonged to TEXAID since 2013. Every year, some 100 employees sort over 8,000 tonnes of used textiles. The facility is in the Tangier free-trade zone in northern Morocco, which puts it in close proximity to the important sales market of Africa.