Country: Austria

Ing. Gerhard Fildan GesmbH, a family-owned Austrian business, was founded in 1952. The company produces a range of accessories for the lingerie, swimwear, sport, activewear, childrenswear, and men’s intimates markets as well as for the maternity and orthopaedic sectors. Fildan has a workforce of 67 people for the office and production in Austria and five production sites in Austria, Slovakia, Malta, India and Hong Kong as well as 3 offices – In the US, Hong Kong and Austria. Every four months 200 million articles are produced and over 150 new products are introduced every year.
The company offers a large selection of components including rings, press snaps, hooks and eyes, and boning as well as plastic accessories and all kinds of closures. Magnetic fabric closures, either on tape or by the piece, are Fildan’s newest products.
Collections are organised by markets: Collection 10 is for lingerie; Collection 32 for maternity items; Collection 20 is for activewear; Collection 39 covers sport bras; Collection 38 is for magnetic closures; and Collection 60 is for packaging-related articles.
Fildan is renowned for reliability and efficiency. Small runs are possible and deliveries are rapid. The company also welcomes partnerships to develop specific products. Fildan has an in-house R&D department, a dyeing laboratory, and a colour kitchen and can create patented products. Fildan is Oeko-Tex 100, ISO 9001, and REACH certified and follows responsible manufacturing guidelines.
The company exports 90 percent of its output through a network of agents and its own sales offices in Europe, the United States and Hong Kong. The client portfolio includes many leading names such as Triumph, Victoria’s Secret, Van de Velde, HBI, Marks & Spencer, PVH, and Crystal Martin.


  • Accessory
    • Hook-and-eye
    • Ring
    • Plastic fastening
    • Hook-and-eye tape
    • Popper tape
    • Buckle
    • Button
    • Shoulder strap
    • Hanger
    • Bow
    • Shoulder pad


  • Polyamide
  • Polyester
  • Recycled material


  • Recycled material
  • Environmentally-responsible production
  • Sun cream and oil-resistant


  • Activewear
  • Beachwear
  • Corsetry
  • Fitness
  • Sleepwear
  • Loungewear
  • Medical, orthopaedic
  • Packaging
  • Running
  • Shapewear
  • Sportswear
  • Swimwear
  • Underwear

Production volumes

  • Capsules – short run
  • High volume
  • Stock service

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