Denim

2017-07-27

Bangladesh Denim Expo unveils the first details on the forthcoming 7th edition

The international denim exhibition in Dhaka keeps growing in numbers and quality of exhibitors, providing a unique insight on Bangladesh denim, for a new edition that is expected to unveil the secrets of the industry

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Software

2017-07-27

Renowned fashion icon Tim Gunn returns as guest speaker for ideation 2017

Gerber Technology is proud to announce that Tim Gunn, famed fashion and television personality, will return by popular demand as a guest speaker at ideation 2017. Tim Gunn will engage in a fireside chat with Gerber Technology’s senior vice president and general manager, Software Solutions Group, Karsten Newbury as they explore how attendees should embrace digitization, making it easier for anyone in the world to design, manufacture and sell beautiful garments.

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Composites

2017-07-27

The global wind power industry is ascending high and fast. A forecast by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC), for example, expects worldwide installed wind power capacity to increase by about 64 per cent by 2021. The market with the strongest growth right now is Denmark (40 per cent), followed by Uruguay, Portugal and Ireland with well over 20 per cent each. Growth in Germany is at 16 per cent. These figures make wind energy one of the major growth industries for the use of carbon-fibre reinforced plastics (CFRP).

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Textile chemistry

2017-07-27

Clariant (SIX: CLN) and Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) today presented a first update on the planned merger of equals to keep their shareholders informed. The preparations to create HuntsmanClariant, a leading global specialty chemicals company, are showing continued strong progress and are proceeding as planned with an unchanged closing targeted for December 2017 / January 2018.

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Home Textiles

2017-07-26

Even as Delhi witnessed unexpected rains this June, it was raining orders inside Pragati Maidan as Heimtextil India and Ambiente India marked the start of the pre-festive retail season in India. Highly regarded for its trade potential, India’s leading home fashion trade fair duo closed its doors welcoming 198 exhibitors and attracting 7,457 visitors.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2017-07-26

As the global apparel fabrics and accessories industry prepares to gather in Shanghai this October for Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – including suppliers from 25-plus countries and trade buyers from around 100 countries – exhibitors are gearing up for yet another edition of strong results. Occurring towards the end of the autumn / winter sourcing period, buyers come to the fair well informed of next season’s trends, and are in a unique position to be able to make their purchasing decisions from the around 4,500 exhibitors that will be present.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2017-07-27

RISE® 2017 announces expanded program

The Research, Innovation & Science for Engineered Fabrics Conference, announces an expanded program with 25 innovative industry leaders presenting an unmatched and critical dialogue on the theme “This Changes Everything”, Sept. 12-14, 2017 at the Sheraton Raleigh Hotel, Raleigh, NC. RISE®, now in its seventh edition continues to connect new and emerging technologies with near-term commercial applications to solve immediate real-world industry needs.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2017-07-27

Saint-Gobain acquires Kirson

Saint-Gobain has signed a share purchase agreement to acquire 100% of the equity capital of Kirson, a major actor on the European laid scrim market.

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Digital Printing

2017-07-26

Allegorithmic’s Substance Designer will support AXF

X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and its subsidiary Pantone LLC, today announced that Allegorithmic’s material authoring tool, Substance Designer, will natively support the Appearance Exchange Format (AxF™) in September.

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Digital Printing

2017-07-26

SPGPrints’ new Experience Center to provide a digital textile printing resource

SPGPrints has begun the construction of its new 700m2 demonstration and training facility for digital textile customers and end-user brands, set to open on 4 September this year at the company’s global headquarters in Boxmeer, The Netherlands.

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Home Textiles

2017-07-26

Seven country and region pavilions line up at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles is the gateway to Asia’s home living market, ensuring suppliers from around the world are eager to take part to capture the huge business potential in the region. Among the over 1,200 exhibitors, seven country and region pavilions as well as four domestic regional pavilions are formed to maximise companies’ exposure to visitors.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-07-25

CORDURA® brand launches fabric technologies and brand collaborations inspired by its new live Durable™ campaign

INVISTA’s CORDURA® brand is debuting a series of product collaborations and new fabric technologies – from engineered fabrics to performance naturals – that are dedicated to helping consumers Live Durable™ at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (Booth #39212). The new innovations are in support of its latest brand campaign, building on the brand’s durable 50-year heritage and underscoring its commitment to developing varying degrees of groundbreaking durable fiber and fabric technologies.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2017-07-25

Mayer & Cie. addresses Shoe Upper growth market

Circular knitted fabric is growing increasingly popular as an upper material for leisure and sport shoes. The high level of productivity makes circular knitting especially interesting for the manufacture of “fabric” shoe uppers. Circular knitting machine manufacturer Mayer & Cie. (MCT) has in its extensive portfolio several machines that are suitable for the manufacture of shoe upper material. The long-established manufacturer’s new OVJA 1.6 EE – 3WT/2WT is the first machine in the company’s product range that was specially designed for this purpose.

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Associations

2017-07-25

Programs published and online registration is open for "German Technology meets US and Mexican Textile"

The VDMA Textile Machinery Association has just published demanding and comprehensive programs of its B2B Forums & Conferences, which will be held in Charlotte (NC) and Mexico City in November. Industry experts from the VDMA member companies will present practice-oriented technology topics to decision makers from the local textile industries.

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Research & Development

2017-07-24

ITA researches climate-friendly materials

The manufacturing of materials such as concrete or plastics goes hand in hand with massive CO2 emissions. Within the scope of its BasFlair and GreenBraid Projects, the Institut für Textiltechnik (ITA) of RWTH Aachen University researches the usability of climate-friendly natural materials. These projects are now being recognised by the KlimaExpo.NRW.

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Digital Printing

2017-07-24

SPGPrints expands inkjet ink production capacity as part of digital textile printing leadership strategy

SPGPrints strengthens its commitment to the textile printing industry by doubling the size of its digital ink production facility at its Boxmeer, Netherlands, headquarters for the second time in two years. Scheduled to open in the final quarter of 2017, the expanded 1000m2 production facility is part of an €8 million capital investment programme. This will also include the building of the new Experience Center, dedicated to driving innovation in digital textile printing.

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News Archive
2017-07-20

Second WATson increases testing capacity for the textile industry

2017-07-20

STOLL knitelligence® – Combined expertise for the Flat-Knitting Industry of the Future

2017-07-20

Rieter HY report: demand picks up in the first half of 2017

2017-07-20

DMAI honors Huntsman Textile Effects

2017-07-19

Bullish nonwovens market in China emerges as key takeaway from June’s China International Nonwovens Expo & Forum

2017-07-19

Algerian textile producer has installed new coating and laminating line

2017-07-19

Techtextil North America shows continued growth with 2017 edition

2017-07-19

Frost & Sullivan confers Lectra's Versalis® with Product Leadership Award

2017-07-18

Kordsa reinforces the future with the youth

2017-07-18

Joint Statement on the EU and Japan political agreement on EPA

2017-07-18

New procedures for Cotton Organizations in the EU

2017-07-18

Significant participation of Italian manufacturers at Irantex 2017

2017-07-18

Machinery and textiles for a better future

2017-07-17

Noble Biomaterials rolls out a range of sustainable, anti-odor fabrics

2017-07-17

Monforts ensure sustainability demands met by leading denim producers

2017-07-17

World of Wipes® International Conference 2018 calls for presentations

2017-07-17

SozioTex at the future conference "Bringing technology to humans"

2017-07-15

EFI emphasizing Digital Textile Ecosystem benefits at Avanprint exhibition

2017-07-15

Teijin invests in its Twaron capacity in Dutch production facility

2017-07-14

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer highlighted big trends

2017-07-14

MAROC IN MODE - MAROC SOURCING

2017-07-14

Com4® Yarn Seminar 2017: compact yarn know-how

2017-07-13

EURATEX released the bulletin no. 02/2017

2017-07-13

Reducing allergens in bedding

2017-07-13

RadiciGroup reports 2016 sales revenue of EUR 946 million

2017-07-13

In-house show of superlatives to mark KARL MAYER’s 80th anniversary

2017-07-12

Interfiliere Paris: a hard-working, optimistic session turned on tomorrow!

2017-07-12

Groz-Beckert at Techtextil and Texprocess 2017: System solutions and process optimization

2017-07-12

Huge opportunities for the composites industry presented by JEC Group in Seoul

2017-07-12

Gerber’s Sam Simpson retires after nearly 50 years of leadership

2017-07-12

Mintmoda and Archroma partner to advance the heighten impact of color in fashion

2017-07-12

Lectra and Armani nurture young pattern-making talent

2017-07-08

NILIT takes Nylon 6.6 for apparel to new levels with Sensil®

2017-07-06

EDANA call for papers for nonwovens symposium in Dubai

2017-07-06

Lectra, ESTIA, the Today Tomorrow Textiles Foundation and JPS Conseil launch the ‘Biarritz Active Lifestyle Integral’ Chair

2017-07-06

Trützschler T-BLEND means guaranteed blending accuracy

2017-07-06

Sales success in Turkey

2017-07-06

Global cotton production continues to recover

2017-07-06

The common language of textile quality

2017-07-05

Rieter acquires the SSM textile machinery division from Schweiter

2017-07-05

Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2017 opens tomorrow

2017-07-04

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer opens next week

2017-07-04

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in 15th Tech Fashion

2017-07-04

Adalberto Estampados expands design offering and reduces fast-fashion supply chain costs

2017-07-04

ShanghaiTex 2017 explores extensive digital printing applications

2017-07-04

General Assembly: Henning Hammer re-elected as President

2017-07-03

ITA-doctoral candidate wins the Hanns-Voith-Foundation Prize

2017-07-03

Mayer & Cie. wins accolade for strategic brand management

2017-07-02

Leading domestic suppliers at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2017-07-02

METYX Group announces major expansion plans of its technical fabrics production

2017-07-01

Toray to strategically invest into a leading textiles manufacturer in Hong Kong

2017-06-29

BASF pushes digitalization in research worldwide

2017-06-29

Strong demand for ITMA 2019 exhibition space

2017-06-29

EURATEX Brexit Position paper

2017-06-29

Archroma to sponsor SDC International Design Competition 2018

2017-06-29

Online application for ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 exhibition space opens

2017-06-28

Open house event at KARL MAYER - 80 years of innovations

2017-06-28

Cotton in the era of globalization and technological progress

2017-06-28

Italian textile machinery: growth trend for 2016 - the challenge launched by industry 4.0

2017-06-28

New ACIMIT President Alessandro Zucchi

2017-06-27

International outdoor industry sets solid, new trends in Friedrichshafen

2017-06-27

Lectra’s Fashion 4.0 event looks ahead to tomorrow’s digital future

2017-06-25

ITV Denim conquers the throne of the Netherlands

2017-06-24

Schoeller develops a revolutionary fabric construction for Mammut

2017-06-23

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Pitti Filati 81

2017-06-22

Radici Chimica, a fully certified company focused on business continuity

2017-06-22

Hexcel to supply advanced composites for Airbus

2017-06-22

Skytex 27 powering adventure race

2017-06-21

AMSilk’s Quality Management receives certification

2017-06-21

Hygienix Innovation Award™ opens for nominations

2017-06-21

Colorjet at Heimtextil India 2017

2017-06-21

ICAC names new Executive Director

2017-06-20

CarbonCast® showcased at “Future of Composites in Construction”

2017-06-20

Yarn Expo Autumn 2017 October 11th to 13th

2017-06-20

Italian textile technology at CAITME 2017

2017-06-19

New Monforts World of Textiles India magazine

2017-06-19

EarthColors by Archroma receives OutDoor Industry Award 2017

2017-06-19

International Nonwovens Expo & Forum June 21st - 23rd

2017-06-18

SHIMA SEIKI to hold private show in the U.K.

2017-06-17

How efficient is PCM in textiles?

2017-06-16

EFI honored with EDP Award

2017-06-16

Rieter - the art of automatic bale opening

2017-06-15

DuPont Wins 2017 European Bio-Based Materials Company of the Year Award from Frost & Sullivan

2017-06-15

Brandy Moore joins Gerber as Vice President, Global Service and Aftermarket

2017-06-15

Lectra to boost leather cutting productivity

2017-06-15

Cotton in the era of globalization and technological progress

2017-06-15

Kordsa calls for open innovation at Michelin Movin’ On Event

2017-06-15

ITV awarded in the presence of the Dutch Royal Couple

2017-06-15

CHIC Autumn Shanghai coming soon

2017-06-14

New test method developed for hand disinfection

2017-06-14

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in Techtextil North America

2017-06-13

Smart production for industry transformation

2017-06-12

Sustainability and performance: high quality fashion yarn

2017-06-12

Making the cooling effect of textiles measurable

2017-06-12

Construction professionals meet the composites industry next week in architectural iconic Chicago for innovative building solutions in new U.S. event

2017-06-09

Huntsman Textile Effects inaugurates 500 KL underground water tank in Baroda for neighbouring Luna village

2017-06-09

Kurt van Wersch honoured

2017-06-09

EDANA report on nonwoven statistics released

2017-06-08

ICAC international seminar

2017-06-08

Success for first ever Eurasian geotextiles symposium