Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2016-05-25

Teijin develops new masterbatch for textile manufacturing

Teijin Limited announced today that it has developed a new masterbatch flame retardant that combines Teijin’s phosphorus flame retardant FCX-210 with a polymer for use on fiber as well as resin. This granular type enables textile manufacturers to impart superior heat resistance to a wide range of products without the need to construct a dedicated facility or to add traditional flame retardants to raw materials in advance.

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Spinning

2016-05-25

Trützschler supports customers with mobile app

The new Trützschler Apps for smartphone and tablet provide compact information and digital options. Now customers have the possibility to be optimally informed about technical innovations in a mobile way.

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Spinning

2016-05-25

SSM is pleased to announce the successful relocation of SSM Zhongshan Ltd. to the newly created Sino-Swiss (European) Industrial Park (SSIP) in Cuiheng New District, Zhongshan. The movement of the factory went smooth and without any interruption.

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Other suppliers

2016-05-25

Textechno, a leading German manufacturer of machines for precision test equipment and systems for textile and man-made fibers, receives the DIN innovation award for DIN SPEC 8100 and its test equipment DRAPETEST serving the purpose of evaluating composite woven and non-crimp fabrics. The award ceremony took place at Hannover Messe in Germany on April 26th, 2016 in the framework of the DIN forum "standards for the world of tomorrow".

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Raw Materials

2016-05-24

Registration is now open for the 75th Plenary Meeting of the International Cotton Advisory Committee since 1939. The event will be held at the Serena Hotel, Islamabad, Pakistan, from October 30th to November 4th, 2016.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2016-05-24

A new 28 page World of Denim magazine from A Monforts Textilmaschinen is available on request to info@monforts.de. It highlights the latest trends in denim fabrics and production techniques placing special emphasis on textile finishing with the company’s range of Montex stenters and Monfortex compressive shrinking ranges.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2016-05-24

Conference on Nonwovens 2017 calls for papers

The Third International Conference on Nonwovens for High-performance Applications will take place in Prague, Czech Republic, on 7-8 March 2017, once again bringing together senior managerial, technical and marketing staff from nonwovens manufacturers, suppliers to the industry, converters/finishers, product designers and processors, application sector OEMS, researchers and end-users to discuss progress and possibilities.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2016-05-24

SCA supports a new international incontinence research center

SCA will financially support the establishment of a new international incontinence research center in Gothenburg, Sweden. This will enhance SCA’s ability to develop state-of-the-art global incontinence solutions for the future.

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ITM 2016

2016-05-24

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in ITM Texpo Eurasia 2016

Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will participate in the ITM Texpo Eurasia 2016 exhibition in Istanbul, Turkey in June. A prominent market for SHIMA SEIKI computerized knitting machines with both an established export base to Europe as well as a growing domestic market, Turkey is proving to be a high-potential market for the company’s WHOLEGARMENT® knitting technology.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2016-05-24

Farotex launches their new range of 24-karat luxury fabrics

For millennia the magic of gold has been simply bewitching. In the hands of the some of the world's greatest craftsmen, this precious metal has been crafted into exquisite and stunningly beautiful jewelry items that embody the essence of wealth and power for the privileged few who could afford such luxury.

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Composites

2016-05-24

Hexcel celebrates opening of new Innovation Centre

Hexcel’s new $10 million Innovation Centre in Duxford, UK was officially opened today by Marcus Bryson, Chair of the Aerospace Growth Partnership (AGP) and Chair of Aerospace at the Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, together with Nick Stanage, Hexcel’s Chairman, CEO and President.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2016-05-24

Freudenberg Performance Materials inaugurates Hänsel production

Freudenberg Performance Materials, the leading global manufacturer of technical textiles, has inaugurated a new production line at its Weinheim location. The line will manufacture elastic interlinings, knows as knits, for the international fashion industry. Freudenberg Performance Materials acquired the business from Hänsel Textil GmbH in Iserlohn in August 2014. Relocation of production to Weinheim began in 2015. The line was officially inaugurated on Tuesday.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2016-05-19

OUTLOOK™ Plus Latin America returns to Brazil in March 2017

OUTLOOK™ Plus Latin America will return to Brazil for the second edition March 7-9, with a focus on hygiene, personal care and medical nonwovens.Organized by INDA and EDANA, a tabletop exhibition will also be offered for local and international companies to showcase their products and services.

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Research & Development

2016-05-19

Analysis of more gentle textiles for high skin compatibility

Researchers at the Hohenstein Institute have established a digital method for three-dimensional analysis of the surface of textiles that come into direct contact with people's skin. By using the new microscopy technique, the scientists are now able to describe the mechanical nature of the contact between textile surfaces and skin in far greater detail. They use a new process called 3D profilometry to analyse the interaction between flexible materials such as textile and skin.

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Digital Printing

2016-05-19

Kornit Digital appoints Sabur Ink Systems Ltd as new UK distributor

Kornit Digital (Nasdaq: KRNT), a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing, has appointed Sabur Inks Systems Ltd, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, as an additional distributor for the United Kingdom. The distribution agreement covers all of Kornit Digital’s direct-to-garment printing systems.

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Associations

2016-05-19

New company awarded contract to organise ITMA 2019

CEMATEX, the European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, has announced that it has awarded a contract to a new company, ITMA Services, to organise its ITMA 2019 show.

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Spinning

2016-05-19

New SSM XENO-FW/BW winding machine generated great attention at spring exhibitions

SSM attended three exhibitions in spring time: IGATEX in Lahore, Pakistan; INDO inter Tex in Jakarta, Indonesia and TECHIL North America in Atlanta, USA – great number of visitors had been welcomed.

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News Archive
2016-05-19

Web-based commissioning and operation of web guiding systems

2016-05-18

Itema with two premier launches in Turkey at ITM

2016-05-18

Textile machinery: domestic orders on the rise for the first quarter of 2016

2016-05-18

Trend enlightenment reaches a new level at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2016-05-18

Swiss technology to play a key role in Iran’s new start

2016-05-18

“The future of denim and fashion? We need decisive action now. It’s time to run”.

2016-05-18

ARCHROMA to present the “Science of Sustainability, Color and Denim” at Denim Premiere Vision

2016-05-18

Leading voices from the fashion industry gathered in Copenhagen to promote sustainability

2016-05-18

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in Meet the Manufacturer 2015

2016-05-18

SPGPrints debuts JAVELIN® digital printer and presents optimised rotary screen solutions at ITM 2016

2016-05-16

Lectra helps Freedman Seating meet growing demand for seating products

2016-05-12

IDEA16 resounding success with largest turnout in its 45-year history

2016-05-12

Lectra’s automotive leather conference ushers in a new paradigm

2016-05-12

Order entry reaches record level at Mayer & Cie.

2016-05-12

KARL MAYER North America could draw track record from its US In-House Exhibition

2016-05-12

Outlast presents innovations in heat managing PCM at OTWorld

2016-05-12

Back to school with USTER® QUALITY UNIVERSITY

2016-05-12

Cestrian Imaging drives growth with EFI Reggiani PRO 340 digital textile inkjet printer

2016-05-12

JEC Group strongly showcased end users markets during Atlanta event and announces the opening of new offices in Atlanta

2016-05-12

IWTO welcomes new Secretary General

2016-05-12

Groz-Beckert will show many highlights at ITM

2016-05-10

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP and SMIT foster their strong commitment in Turkey

2016-05-10

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP is focused on market needs

2016-05-09

Energy savings of up to 35% with new Eco Booster HRC

2016-05-09

75th Plenary Meeting of the ICAC

2016-05-06

Italian Textile Machinery roadshow in Iran

2016-05-05

Kordsa Global continues to reinforce Asia Pacific

2016-05-05

The Woolmark Company opens new Wool Resource Centre in Hong Kong

2016-05-05

Sports brand Australian takes Merino wool’s natural performance to centre court at ATP Masters Series

2016-05-05

OEKO-TEX® to Address Supply Chain Transparency at Planet Textiles 2016

2016-05-05

Added value for nonwovens thanks to Lenzing Fibers

2016-05-05

PURCELL – a renewable composite material made of pure cellulose

2016-05-05

ITM - highlights from Saurer Schlafhorst and Saurer Zinser

2016-05-05

Following market optimism in spring, Yarn Expo Autumn set to return in October

2016-05-05

Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2016 participants to benefit from thriving demand in South China

2016-05-04

Textechno at the ITM 2016 Istanbul

2016-05-03

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP concentrates products for nonwovens solutions

2016-05-03

Monforts ‘Thinking Ahead – for sustainable solutions’ at ITM

2016-05-02

China’s cotton reserve sales likely to impact imports and stocks

2016-05-02

Klaus Holz confirmed as Trevira CEO

2016-04-29

Hexcel breaks ground on new engineered core facility in Casablanca, Morocco

2016-04-29

Rieter delivers C 70 card no. 3333

2016-04-28

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in Techtextil North America

2016-04-28

CHOMARAT affirms its expertise in reinforcements for sports equipment

2016-04-28

Snow Peak and Teijin jointly launch comfortable high-performance outdoor clothing range

2016-04-28

Warp-knitted mosquito nets help in the fight against malaria and the spread of the Zika virus

2016-04-28

Heimtextil trends 2017/2018

2016-04-28

Human Solutions measures North Americans and showcases many innovations in Atlanta

2016-04-28

Groz-Beckert presents latest sewing and felting products in Atlanta

2016-04-28

Groz-Beckert with felting and carding at the Idea 2016

2016-04-28

Picanol to present rapier & airjet innovations at ITM Istanbul

2016-04-27

Mimaki establishes subsidiary in Turkey: Mimaki Eurasia

2016-04-27

Indonesia’s spinners are striving for the best quality

2016-04-27

Optimistic prediction for future at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2016-04-26

Edana announces 3.6% growth for nonwovens production in Europe

2016-04-26

Kufner Group acquires Ploucquet from Sympatex

2016-04-26

Freudenberg PM highlights Evolon lightweight wipes for industrial cleaning at IDEA

2016-04-25

INDA enthusiastically supports relaunched Nonwovens Symposium

2016-04-22

Savio at KTM and ITM exhibitions in Turkey

2016-04-22

KARL MAYER’s WEBSHOP ERSATZTEILE is gaining momentum

2016-04-21

This May showcases Copenhagen as an international hub for sustainable fashion

2016-04-21

Preferred Fiber & Materials Benchmark webinar archives is available

2016-04-21

SETEX introduces the app SECOMmobile at ITM

2016-04-21

Oerlikon Neumag presents efficient spunbond technology for a growing market at IDEA

2016-04-21

New neon shades with ERIONYL® FF Dyes from Huntsman Textile Effects

2016-04-21

Mimaki brings full product portfolio to drupa 2016

2016-04-21

Wearable Technology: Smart printed sensors monitor movement sequences

2016-04-21

B.F.I. supports global growth in hygiene and industrial fiber applications at IDEA®16

2016-04-21

ITM 2016 promises to becoming the largest fair for textile machinery in Turkey ever

2016-04-21

Renewal of the Com4®ring and Com4®rotor licence at MARTEKS Textile

2016-04-21

Lifelike fabric simulation and real-time display of processes and machine status

2016-04-21

Lenzing launched “4S Denim Capsule Collection” at Kingpins Amsterdam 04/19/2016

2016-04-21

EFI Reports Record First Quarter Revenue of $234M, Up 20%

2016-04-21

iNTERSPARE is very pleased with its ITMA participation

2016-04-20

Reiners + Fürst shows premium rings and travellers at ITM 2016

2016-04-19

Human Solutions at the “Clothing Machinery 2016” exhibition in Istanbul

2016-04-19

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP firmly moves in the weaving sector

2016-04-19

New research center for carbon fibers from Saxony

2016-04-18

JEC Americas 2016 unites innovative developments in composites manufacturing at annual conference

2016-04-18

RegioTex initiative launched at annual ETP Conference

2016-04-18

Oerlikon becomes leader in staple fibers market

2016-04-18

Truetzschler Nonwovens & Man-Made Fibers withdraws from staple fiber business

2016-04-14

Sympatex presents new outer materials made of recycled PET bottles

2016-04-14

Suessen at ITM 2016 in Istanbul

2016-04-14

Novibra introduces new spindles and clamping crowns at ITM

2016-04-14

Dyneema® Denim for Australian bikers

2016-04-14

CHIC, Asia’s largest fashion, is preparing its second Autumn edition

2016-04-14

Archroma to showcase innovative solutions at China Interdye 2016

2016-04-14

Laboratory for Technical Textiles and Films expands testing expertise

2016-04-14

“Roadmap to Rational Denim” collaborative project to be introduced at Kingpins Amsterdam

2016-04-14

Quality with a winning style

2016-04-14

Graf shows innovations in clothings, combs & service machines at ITM

2016-04-14

Yarn Expo Spring 2016 reports strong exhibitor and buyer numbers

2016-04-13

ATE & Savio enter into strategic partnership

2016-04-13

Bräcker introduces new STARLETplus traveller at ITM 2016

2016-04-12

ITEMA Group full year 2015 results beat expectations the third year in a row

2016-04-12

Setex will demonstrate the adavantages of OrgaTEX X1 software at ITM

2016-04-11

Value-enhancing news from Rieter at the ITM 2016

2016-04-11

Zamasport chooses Lectra Fashion PLM

2016-04-11

AUTEFA Solutions and CAMPEN Machinery A/S have made a partnership and offer machinery for airlaids and spunlaced airlaid products