In the embroidery sector we can draw on over 90 years of experience. Our focus is on custom embroidery, technical textiles and other specialities. We develop these in line with the individual wishes of our clients – with a sure instinct, flexibility and to high quality standards. We are committed to Switzerland as a production location.

Bischoff Textil AG - high quality and exclusive embroidery


We develop and produce technical textiles. We also support Empa in its research into light-conducting fibres. These are used for so-called wearables, which are technical textiles.

Bischoff Textil AG - Technical textiles


Our joint venture Bischoff Gamma (Thailand) Ltd. designs and produces exclusive, high-quality embroidery for the international fashion market. Products sold under the brand name “Bischoff Gamma” are highly appreciated by renowned fashion labels in the lingerie and ladies’ outerwear industry around the world. Bischoff Gamma is responsible for the global sale and distribution of the fashion embroidery.

Bischoff Textil AG - Fashionable textiles

Contract Embroidery

Our works in Diepoldsau are equipped with state-of-the-art machinery and our employees are highly skilled. As a contract embroidery company, we make these capacities available to a wide range of external embroidery suppliers. Flexible scheduling and excellent service ensure a high standard of quality.

Bischoff Textil AG - Contract embroidery


Our elegant embroidery is used in many different ways. It is used to decorate high-quality products as well as everyday items and lend the articles and products a unique appearance. We supply a wide range of designs.


Are you looking for St. Gallen embroidery for your own creations? Then come to us! Our factory outlet has a wide range of interesting items at attractive prices; embroidery of all kinds, exquisite gift articles, a wealth of different fabrics, tea towels, curtain fabrics, handkerchiefs and much more.

Opening hours: Monday to Friday: 1.30 p.m. to 5.30 p.m.

The factory shop will be closed on the day of “Kinderfest”.

Dealers and wholesalers are asked to make an appointment in advance.


Bischoff Textil AG - Factory outlet


The world’s largest private collection of historical embroidery is housed at our headquarters at Bogenstrasse 9. The museum’s impressive collection includes treasures from the heyday of embroidery, including items from the company’s own history as well as from the estates and archives of other embroidery producers.

The various sample books and individual exhibits serve as an important source of inspiration for our design team.

We also open the museum for selected groups of visitors upon request. Please contact us to make an appointment.