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2017-12-14

Thursday of Heimtextil 2018 is all about the hotel industry

Heimtextil in Frankfurt, the largest trade fair for home and contract textiles, will not only be presenting a unique variety of textiles for use in hotels from 9-12 January 2018, but the event will also be targeting the experts in the hotel business, housekeepers, and offering them an exclusive service.

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Home Textiles

2017-12-14

Heimtextil 2018 'Theme Park' showcases the megatrend of urbanisation

Entitled “The future is urban”, visitors to the Theme Park at Heimtextil from 9-12 January 2018 can expect a multi-sensory experience. With the elaborate installation in hall 6.0, Messe Frankfurt will convey the megatrend of urbanisation to the textile industry in a targeted manner and make the practical aspects tangible.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-12-14

Teijin Limited announced that it has fully transferred the production of its primary polyester-fiber brands to Teijin Polyester (Thailand) Limited (TPL), a subsidiary of Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd. TPL, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, is now the hub of Teijin’s strategic global polyester-fiber production.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2017-12-14

Far greater consumer awareness on what can and cannot be flushed is required, according to a Water UK report released today that explores the impact of wipes and personal care items on UK sewer systems.

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Composites

2017-12-14

Hexcel Corporation (NYSE: HXL) is proud to announce the unveiling of the third H160 prototype from Airbus Helicopters, featuring a striking carbon-inspired livery that represents the composite materials Hexcel supplies for the helicopter.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-12-14

Teijin Frontier to establish Fiber Research Lab in Thailand

Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd. Opening a new window, the Teijin Group’s fiber-product converting company, announced today that it will establish a R&D facility for fibers including polyester fibers in Thailand. Teijin Frontier Thai Innovation Laboratory (TFTIL) will be located in the Thailand Science Park, a private-sector science and technology hub that the National Science and Technology Development Agency (NSTDA) will open in January 2018.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-12-13

Atalanta Nerazzurri Day at RadiciGroup

Care for the community and competence in materials for the sport industry: RadiciGroup teams up with Atalanta to win in Europe.

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Software

2017-12-13

Lectra appoints Nathalie Brunel as Vice-President Sales, Fashion & Apparel

Lectra, a world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nathalie Brunel to the role of Vice-President Sales, Fashion & Apparel. Based at Lectra’s headquarter’s in Paris, Nathalie reports to Edouard Macquin, Chief Sales Officer, Lectra and a member of the executive committee.

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Associations

2017-12-11

Italian textile machinery has opened new technology training center in Vietnam

This past 29 November, the Italian training center for textile machinery opened in Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam), at the Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (HCMUT). ACIMIT president Alessandro Zucchi commented, “The training center provides a further opportunity to consolidate the presence of Italy’s textile machinery sector in this emerging market.”

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Spinning

2017-12-11

Spindelfabrik Suessen with new Managing Director

With effect from January 1, 2018, Roger Albrecht was appointed Managing Director by the Board of Directors of Spindelfabrik Suessen GmbH, Germany.

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Associations

2017-12-11

Joint statement of ABIT and Euratex on the EU-MERCOSUR FTA

European Apparel and Textile Confederation (EURATEX) Brazilian Textile Industry (ABIT) EURATEX and ABIT, representing the Textile and Clothing (T&C) industries in both EU and Brazil, welcome the negotiations for an important EU-Mercosur Free Trade Agreement (FTA).

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Knitting & Hosiery

2017-12-08

SHIMA SEIKI to hold Private Show in Italy

SHIMA SEIKI ITALIA S.p.A., Italian subsidiary of leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., will hold a private exhibition at its Carpi office later this month. The exhibition will be a showcase for the company’s latest selection of computerized flat knitting technology, as well as an opportunity to preview machines and samples to be shown at subsequent shows ranging from Pitti Filati, ISPO and Première Vision.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2017-12-08

KARL MAYER Workshop Vietnam – starting from November 2017

With 9 months of sufficient preparation, KARL MAYER Workshop Vietnam has officially launched with Grand Opening Ceremony on November 13, 2017.

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Spinning

2017-12-07

Truetzschler will take over the complete responsibility for the combing business

Toyota Industry Corporation, Japan, and Trützschler GmbH & Co. KG, Germany, had started in 2010 a successful cooperation with a joint development of a new combing machine - the TCO12 - which was exhibited at the ITMA Asia in Shanghai 2012 first time.

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Exhibitions & Events

2017-12-07

2nd Global Textile Technology & Engineering Show

Global Textile Technology & Engineering Show (GTTES 2019) well received as its first edition is opening its booking on 4th December, 2017 for 2nd edition to be held from 1st – 3rd February 2019 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai.

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News Archive
2017-12-07

Teijin to accelerate carbon fiber business and to integrate subsidiary Toho Tenax

2017-12-07

Devan launches new antimicrobial brand line

2017-12-07

Groz-Beckert presents: the new HyTec P jet strip

2017-12-07

Mimaki to present the beauty of digital textile printing at Heimtextil 2018

2017-12-07

Stäubli at Domotex 2018 – flexible and always close to the customer

2017-12-07

Urban Outdoor: functional clothing for city dwellers can also be sustainable

2017-12-07

Baby footwear printed on Kornit Allegro wins Hong Kong Digital Printing Award 2017

2017-12-07

MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX® establishes itself in the home textile sector

2017-12-06

At the CAMX 2017 EXPO, CHOMARAT will present two new C-PLYTM applications

2017-12-06

HUNTSMAN introduces HIGH IQ® LASTING COLOR and HIGH IQ® LASTING WHITE

2017-12-06

Kordsa to make two major U.S. acquisitions

2017-12-06

Evolution of fashion professions at heart of Lectra’s 8th education congress

2017-12-06

Global cotton production to increase in 2017/18

2017-12-04

Needles in OEM Quality for Single Cylinder Sock Machines

2017-12-01

Archroma partners with fashion institue of technology on color center

2017-12-01

The TMJ 4/1-T - a terry warp knitting machine with a jacquard bar, is bringing a touch of pizzazz to towels

2017-11-30

Itema exhibits at ITMACH India

2017-11-30

Teijin produces new knitting material laminated with breathable film

2017-11-30

Dr. Thomas Toepfer to be new Chief Financial Officer of Covestro

2017-11-30

SGL Group acquires BMW Group´s minority interest in the joint venture SGL Automotive Carbon Fibers (SGL ACF)

2017-11-29

Hygienix™ conference 2018 calls for presentations

2017-11-29

Devan launches new antimicrobial brand line

2017-11-29

Gerber partners with Avametric to unlock the reality of 3D

2017-11-29

ELG Carbon Fibre will work with Land Rover BAR to recycle and reuse carbon fibre products from America’s Cup campaign

2017-11-29

G-Star RAW selects Archroma’s EarthColors for capsule collection of denim jeans

2017-11-29

Customer data heralds new opportunities for fashion industry

2017-11-29

Using large sectional warp beams to produce warp-knitted cotton terry towels efficiently

2017-11-28

Meeting point for Asian textile industry

2017-11-28

Kordsa sponsored the 26th quality congress for “Leadership to Transformation”

2017-11-28

EFI™ Reggiani ReNOIR VOGUE showcased at ShanghaiTex 2017

2017-11-28

Cone Denim introduces S GENE® stretch denim with REPREVE®

2017-11-28

Mimaki Europe welcomes Danna Drion as Senior Marketing Manager for EMEA

2017-11-28

Mouvent appoints ex-Graph-Tech General Manager Reto Simmen as Chief Business Officer

2017-11-28

Defining Textile Sustainability: What Keeps Consumers Up at Night?

2017-11-27

When a vision becomes reality

2017-11-27

German technology successfully met US and Mexican textiles and nonwovens

2017-11-27

Textile for smarter future - ShanghaiTex 2017 grandly unveiled monday!

2017-11-25

SPGPrints Experience Center tour for conference delegates

2017-11-23

James Heal launch 10kN Universal Strength Tester

2017-11-23

Colombiatex 2018: Italian textile machinery sector marks significant presence

2017-11-23

An online process for the non-stop production of sacks on KARL MAYER’s RDS 11 EL machine

2017-11-23

Focus on new developments in coating and laminating

2017-11-23

SPGPrints to demonstrate the power and potential of its Archer® technology and inks

2017-11-23

Cematex continues to promote innovation excellence with grant for ITMA 2019 research institutions

2017-11-23

Quality is critical for spunlace nonwovens

2017-11-21

Mayer & Cie. showcases Relanit 3.2 SC

2017-11-21

Design blogger Holly Becker of Decor8 fame to speak at DOMOTEX 2018

2017-11-21

Heimtextil 2018: Large range of ready-made products

2017-11-21

Kordsa continues to be granted awards globally

2017-11-21

Hohenstein has restructured their operational areas

2017-11-21

SSM announces new agent for United Kingdom and Ireland

2017-11-20

Oerlikon’s expanded nonwoven portfolio attracted a lot of interest at the SINCE 2017

2017-11-16

3rd annual Hygienix Absorbent Hygiene and Personal Care Market Conference delivers strong innovations and education

2017-11-16

The LACE.EXPRESS shows off all its features with attractive apparel lace

2017-11-16

Gerber Technology partners with Fashion Enter’s Factory and Training Academy in London

2017-11-16

34rd International Cotton Conference Bremen 2018 looks to the future

2017-11-16

Texworld USA returns to the Javits Convention Center in January 2018 with over 240+ exhibitors from around the globe

2017-11-16

Customer data heralds new opportunities for fashion industry

2017-11-16

Unifi recycles 10 billionth bottle and announces goal to recycle 30 billion by 2022

2017-11-16

DyStar launches Cadira Denim

2017-11-16

Mouvent to showcase TX801, its groundbreaking 8-color digital textile printer, at ShanghaiTex 2017

2017-11-15

MAROC IN MODE – SOURCING MAROC showed increasing demand for fast fashion and price-sensitive sourcing

2017-11-15

ShanghaiTex 2017 opening in two weeks

2017-11-15

Sugar molecules make cotton fibres glow

2017-11-15

Bangladesh Denim Expo ended with amazing and widespread appreciation from visitors and exhibitors alike

2017-11-15

Huntsman Textile Effects raises the bar for non-fluorinated durable water repellents

2017-11-15

RadiciGroup supports Istituto Natta in ISO 14001 certification

2017-11-14

New Qualitex 800 visualization now available for the complete portfolio of Monforts textile finishing machines

2017-11-10

Aachen, Dresden and Denkendorf, together, are forming the 'textile triangle' of the future

2017-11-09

Submissions to the OUTLOOK™ Asia Innovation Award open

2017-11-09

A big success for the first European Machinery Roadshow in COLOMBIA

2017-11-09

Textile Machinery Association of Sweden is ready to weave success and growth in Vietnam.

2017-11-09

Saurer and its philosophy of innovation and sustainability

2017-11-08

Recycled plastic bottles transformed into Denver Broncos caps

2017-11-08

Beaulieu Yarns awarded “Highly Protected Risk” (HPR) status

2017-11-08

EDANA opens registration for OUTLOOK™ ASIA 2018

2017-11-08

Dolan Holding sold European Carbon Fiber to Solvay

2017-11-08

Yarn Expo Autumn with record-breaking exhibitor and visitor numbers

2017-11-08

“Ocjo”: RadiciGroup puts safety on stage

2017-11-08

The ISKO ARQUAS activewear platform makes its first-ever appearance at Performance Days

2017-11-08

Kornit Digital Europe to show new Neon inks, Allegro & Cut during “Pigment Power Day” in Duesseldorf

2017-11-08

‘Dual control’ for quality-critical yarns

2017-11-08

Record breaking figures for the 10th JEC ASIA

2017-11-08

Jinfa Labi chooses Lectra Fashion PLM 4.0

2017-11-08

Lenzing continues to invest in Modal towards technological leadership

2017-11-08

ARCHROMA Pakistan wins ‘EMPLOYER OF THE YEAR’ and ‘CEO OF THE YEAR’ awards

2017-11-07

Onwards and upwards

2017-11-06

DOMOTEX 2018 right on track

2017-11-06

Heimtextil 2018: The world's most important platform for furnishing and upholstery fabrics

2017-11-06

Sale of the cathodes, furnace linings and carbon electrodes business to Triton completed

2017-11-06

Ahlstrom-Munksjö PureArmor nonwoven fabric combines superior protection with great comfort

2017-11-06

INVISTA enters into definitive agreement to sell apparel & advanced textiles business

2017-11-06

EU funding of 3 million Euro to support the project in which Kordsa and Sabancı University involved

2017-11-06

Covestro expands global capacity for polyurethane dispersions

2017-11-03

CHOMARAT invests in a carbon multiaxial technology, ten times more productive

2017-11-03

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP corporate fast track special award

2017-11-03

Interview with Mr Mostafiz Uddin, Founder & CEO of Bangladesh Denim Expo

2017-11-03

EDANA launches call for papers for the international nonwovens symposium

2017-11-02

Growth momentum continued in Oerlikon' s manmade fibers segment

2017-11-02

Regina Brückner new Chairperson of Textile Machinery Association VDMA