At Luxilon, we weave innovation in every thread

Established in 1959 as a sewing thread manufacturer, Luxilon has taken a unique value proposition in the global market. Over the years, this strategy has resulted in hallmark products like Thermolux and Luxicool and an extensive range material. What sets Luxilon apart is its strategic focus on niche markets, where the company has excelled in producing high-performance yarns and other customized solutions.

Today, Luxilon continues to be a trailblazer in the industry, leveraging cutting-edge technology and a wealth of experience to meet the evolving needs of its diverse clientele. The company's dedication to precision and excellence extends beyond its historical roots, positioning Luxilon as a leader in providing specialized solutions that redefine industry standards. From its inception to the present day, Luxilon remains at the forefront of innovation, shaping the future of the industry with a commitment to quality and customer satisfaction.

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Luxilon's industrial branch prides itself on delivering Research and Development (R&D) as a service, deploying a team of specialists in monofilaments to answer to companies presenting a specific demand. Collaborating closely with clients, we extend our expertise beyond mere yarn production, envisioning and co-creating solutions tailored to unique needs. At Luxilon, R&D is not just a process; it's a dynamic partnership where innovation and craftsmanship converge to meet the challenges our clients present.

From telecom and offshore cables to aerospace components and advanced filters, Luxilon's R&D service goes beyond expectations, offering innovative and bespoke solutions across diverse industries. The efficiency of our project development trajectory underscores our dedication to rapid and compliant development.


Product family


For telecom and offshore appplications

Luxilon's Luxiline represents a cutting-edge series of rods, robust monofilaments designed for a spectrum of industrial applications.


Sustainable elastic yarns

Engineered for flexibility and resilience, Elastolux represents a versatile solution for various applications.


Hot-melting yarn

Applied extensively in textile applications, Thermolux excels in bonding fabrics, layers, or yarns to enhance structural stability and increase wear resistance.


High performance cooling yarns

Luxilon's innovative cooling yarn possesses a remarkable self-cooling capacity, designed for textiles in various industries.


Memory-shape yarns

The versatile Thermoform seamlessly integrates into standard textile processes like knitting, weaving, and braiding.

Custom-made products

We are a team of specialists and craftsmen for monofilaments. We come in when a company has a specific demand that requires a quick, high-quality, and made-to-measure solution. We think and  co-create together with our clients, thinking further than just the yarn. Our current applications go from telecom and off-shore cables to aerospace and filters.


1965 - 1976

Luxilon Industries & Co

Luxilon Industries & Co

Leo Van Malderen founds Luxilon Industries & Co in Antwerp and begins producing sewing thread for wholesale. 

1965 - 1976