Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2017-10-13

Foss Floors orders Dilo Line

Dilo has received an order from Foss Floors, with headquarters in Rome (GA) – USA, to supply a complete DILO needlepunch line. This order demonstrates once more the strong partnership between Foss and Dilo.

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Software

2017-10-12

Human Solutions at the 3D Body.Tech conference in Montréal

What can 3D body scanning achieve? Human Solutions has been the world leader in 3D body scanning for almost 20 years now. At the 3D Body.Tech conference, the company will show what happens with a completed scan – and why the right software is crucial for the meaningful use of scans.

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Raw Materials

2017-10-12

23 more of the world's most renowned clothing and textile companies, including Burberry, Adidas, Kathmandu and Timberland today pledged to use 100% sustainable cotton by 2025 . 36 major brands and retailers have now signed up to the 100% by 2025 pledge, including four of Forbes magazine’s list of the world’s ten largest global apparel brands , and three of the top 10 UK clothing retailers.

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Sustainability

2017-10-12

More than 45 renowned textile, apparel and retail companies—including major brands such as adidas, Dibella, Eileen Fisher, Gap Inc., H&M, IKEA, Lindex, MetaWear, Target and Timberland—have committed or are supporting an increase in their use of Recycled Polyester (rPET) by at least 25% by 2020, it was announced today at Textile Exchange’s annual Textile Sustainability Conference, where more than 500 textile and apparel leaders have come together to discuss the most important sustainability issues facing the industry.

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Raw Materials

2017-10-12

Cotton is not only a fibre for the textile industry. Its sphere of influence goes much further: it is an essential economic factor for many farmers and workers in developing countries. Lately, the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC), Washington, presented the results of a recent assessment of the number of people employed in the cotton sector. In its estimates for employment in cotton growing in the 2015/16 season, the ICAC assumes around 200 million people.

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Digital Printing

2017-10-12

Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan, together with its sales distributor FENIX DIGITAL GROUP SRL, will participate in the 29th International Trade Fair and Conference on Visual Communication (Viscom Italia 2017) exhibition in Milan, Italy this month. On display will be the company’s newest offering in digital textile printing.

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Software

2017-10-12

Gerber’s AutoMatch™ for apparel reduces labor by 50% and increases throughput

Consumers are becoming more aware about the quality of their clothing purchases – holding brands and manufacturers to quality standards all while demanding new styles with every new trend. “We have taken our research and learning from our AutoMatch for furniture and applied it to the apparel market,” said Tom Gordan, director, product management, Gerber Technology.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2017-10-12

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at A+A 2017

SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will once again participate in the A+A 2017 Safety, Security and Health at Work International Trade Fair in Düsseldorf, Germany in October.

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Digital Printing

2017-10-12

Kornit Digital to showcase neon inks and web-to-print solution at SGIA

Kornit Digital (NASDAQ: KRNT), a global market leader in digital textile printing technology, has announced details of the company’s participation in the upcoming SGIA Show in New Orleans, Louisiana, October 10-12. New products and inks enable new business opportunities in creative applications, mass customization, on-demand production and more.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-10-12

Lenzing launches TENCEL™ Luxe

At an exclusive event in Paris, the Lenzing Group launched a new product: TENCEL™ Luxe. The TENCEL™ Luxe branded lyocell filament is another key milestone in the implementation of the company’s sCore TEN strategy and the first time that Lenzing enters the filament market. It will further support Lenzing’s shift to become a true speciality player in the botanic materials market derived from sustainable wood sources.

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Sustainability

2017-10-12

Organic cotton? Verification is better!

Organic cotton is in high demand on the world market. To guarantee that manufactured cotton is genuinely organic, laboratory testing is required. Whether cotton and cotton-based end products contain genetic modifications can therefore be reliably verified.

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ITM 2018

2017-10-12

ITM left its mark on Iran and Uzbekistan

The preparations continues full steam ahead for the ITM 2018 Exhibition, organized with the partnership of Teknik Fairs and Tüyap, in cooperation with TEMSAD (Textile Machinery and Accessories Industry Association). ITM, which directs the textile machinery sector, is the biggest exhibition in its field in the region. Iran and Uzbekistan are respectively visited in September within the scope of promotion and visitor activities of the ITM 2018 Exhibition, which will be held in Tüyap Fair and Congress Center among April 14-17, 2018.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2017-10-11

Mayer & Cie.’s Relanit celebrates anniversary

Relanit’s anniversary year starts on 13 October 2017. Relanit is one of Mayer & Cie.’s (MCT) most important and most successful machine types. Relanit uses relative technology, the circular knitting machine manufacturer’s proprietary development, launched at ITMA in 1987, when the trade fair opened on 13 October in Paris. In its current version the Relanit 3.2 HS is one of the most productive single jersey machines on the market.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-10-11

Largest Yarn Expo Autumn ever opens this week with more quality products on offer

The long-awaited Yarn Expo Autumn will be held again in Shanghai from 11 – 13 October, welcoming thousands of industry players who are looking for quality yarn and fibre products from China, Asia and elsewhere. As an effective and highly praised platform for reflecting the latest industry trends and attracting worldwide buyers, Yarn Expo has been growing in popularity every year, with the number of exhibitors increasing to around 493 this edition, up from 319 last year. The exhibition space will also expand by 115%, allowing suppliers to showcase more of their products to visitors.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2017-10-11

Sandler Nonwoven Corporation formally inaugurated

On October 5th, Sandler Nonwoven Corporation in Perry, Georgia, USA – first overseas subsidiary of German nonwovens manufacturer Sandler AG – was formally inaugurated with a ribbon cutting ceremony and a proper Bavarian evening termed the Sandler Oktoberfest.

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Textile chemistry

2017-10-11

Huntsman Textile Effects unveils TERATOP® XKS HL inks for color-fast technical textiles

Huntsman Textile Effects has introduced a new range of reactive inks that deliver outstanding light- and weather-fastness for digital printing of polyester fibres. TERATOP® XKS HL inks are designed to help mills produce technical textiles with the highest color-fastness performance for the automotive, outdoor furnishings and home textiles industries.

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News Archive
2017-10-11

New staff members help WEKO grow further

2017-10-11

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2017-10-08

Stäubli will present latest innovations at ITMACH, India

2017-10-08

Teijin to participate in Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

2017-10-06

RadiciGroup releases its 2016 Sustainability Report

2017-10-06

Lihan Wei to serve as 9th Statistican

2017-10-05

U.S. Fashion Industry Association joins with Egyptian Ministry of Trade on educational webinar about QIZs

2017-10-05

120 organisations gathered in India to drive the cotton sector towards sustainability

2017-10-05

BCI retailer and brand members lead the way in sustainable cotton ranking 2017

2017-10-05

Breathair® is now part of PHP Fibers business in Europe and America

2017-10-05

Durst's new reactive ink system Alpha Ink R HD fulfills strict GOTS 5.0 guidelines

2017-10-05

ITMA 2019 garment sector zooms in on automation to help manufacturers

2017-10-05

ANDRITZ Nonwoven highlights its cutting-edge technologies for the Asian markets at SINCE 2017

2017-10-05

INDA rebrands “Nonwovens” to “Engineered Material Solutions”

2017-10-05

Schoeller receives Keyhouse Hightex Award

2017-10-05

Capacity increase for Teijin’s Technora aramid fiber

2017-10-05

Sustainable in many different ways: recycling at Trevira

2017-10-05

CHOMARAT signs a new distribution agreement

2017-10-05

International conference on composites for automotive technology

2017-10-05

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Intertextile

2017-10-04

Smithers Pira forecasts nonwovens as fastest growth area for fluff pulp

2017-10-04

Latest trends in denim fabrics highlighted in new Monforts World of Denim magazine

2017-10-04

DuPont, Hyosung, INVISTA and Lenzing host Group Pavilions at this month’s Intertextile Shanghai

2017-10-04

OUTLOOK ™ 2017 closes as most successful edition ever

2017-10-04

A program of tailor-made conferences for the Asian composites industry

2017-10-04

Stocks outside China are projected to grow in 2017/18

2017-10-04

Archroma has registered about 200 substances under REACH

2017-10-04

SSM impressed visitors at September shows

2017-09-29

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in Private Show in Turkey

2017-09-29

15 years of Human Solutions

2017-09-29

Teijin Materials and Technologies to support World Solar Challenge

2017-09-29

COMPOSITES EUROPE 2017 - A smashing international success

2017-09-29

20 Years Com4® – quality yarns that guarantee reliability

2017-09-29

AMSilk CEO Jens Klein to speak at Synthetic Biology conference SynBioBeta 2017

2017-09-29

Fashion design shaped by the choice of materials

2017-09-29

EDANA publishes new guidelines for testing femcare products

2017-09-29

New processes for cleaning high-visibility clothing

2017-09-29

MYR welcomes Adriano Goldschmied to join the revolutionary “look customizer” dedicated to denim

2017-09-28

Valuable source of inspiration for the Indian clothing market

2017-09-27

SPGPrints’ new Experience Center provides global digital textile industry innovation hub

2017-09-27

INVISTA to showcase ‘Innovative Attitude’ at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

2017-09-27

Lectra and Faurecia renew their partnership agreement

2017-09-26

Iran exhibition sees Swiss textile machinery firms build on symposium success

2017-09-26

Santex Rimar Group retraces the Silk Road in Iran

2017-09-25

Are Lewis acids the antimicrobial solution for textiles?

2017-09-25

EDANA and South African Department of environmental affairs co-host stakeholder meeting on waste

2017-09-25

Digital is now! Human Solutions at the CISMA in Shanghai

2017-09-22

Eco friendly denim finishing from Monforts at ShanghaiTex

2017-09-21

Groz-Beckert at CISMA 2017 – Experience service

2017-09-21

MAROC IN MODE and MAROC SOURCING feature Germany

2017-09-21

Future of athleisure and sustainable fast fashion to be debated at next month’s Intertextile Shanghai

2017-09-21

CHIC Autumn Shanghai offers new forms and new experiences

2017-09-21

Clerici Tessuto takes the 100% bio-based Evo fibre by Fulgar to the luxury market

2017-09-21

Fashion brands and textile retailers back Cotton made in Africa

2017-09-21

Lenzing supports eco-responsible fashion retailers and brands with EcoVero

2017-09-21

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at CISMA 2017

2017-09-20

Reifenhäuser Digital established

2017-09-20

Reifenhäuser Holding reconfigures its Management Board.

2017-09-20

Baldwin acquires PC Industries to expand capabilities in Print Inspection Solutions

2017-09-20

Lectra appoints Olivier du Chesnay as Chief Financial Officer

2017-09-19

IDF - The success story

2017-09-18

Ethiopia: Italian textile machinery at African Sourcing & Fashion Week

2017-09-18

Super-heavy terry fabric produced on a TM 4 TS EL

2017-09-18

KARL MAYER is expanding its service operations in Vietnam, Bangladesh and India

2017-09-18

EDANA announce winners of 2017 nonwovens R&D student grant

2017-09-15

Technological breakthrough: successful method found for recycling blend textiles into new fibres

2017-09-15

Jeanologia presents system that easily identifies fabrics suitable for treatment with sustainable technologies

2017-09-14

Lectra awarded "Showcase for the industry of the future" label

2017-09-14

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles attracted more trade buyers this year resulting in strong business outcomes

2017-09-14

SGL Group presents integrated solutions at COMPOSITES EUROPE

2017-09-13

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics goes green next month

2017-09-13

JEC Group is the first French company to organize an industrial trade fair in Seoul

2017-09-13

Hexcel launches £7.4m project to create new carbon fibre fabrics

2017-09-13

Hand in Hand – 125 years Thies textile dyeing machines

2017-09-13

RadiciGroup at the 56th Dornbirn Man-made Fibers Congress: Focus on products for industrial applications

2017-09-13

ARCHROMA to highlight Color Atlas library and sustainability-driven innovations in its Première Vision debut

2017-09-13

Dyestuff for textile fibers market 2022 overview and growth

2017-09-13

EDANA opens registration for Middle East & North Africa Nonwovens Symposium 2018

2017-09-13

Sustainability in the textile industry - Properly assess the global supply chain with OEKO-TEX®

2017-09-13

A specific solution for each quality need

2017-09-12

Itema exhibits best-in-class weaving innovations for technical fabrics at Techtextil India

2017-09-11

BeoCare & Fra Production enter into Strategic Alliance

2017-09-11

New IQ4I report on BioTextiles - Global Market estimated to be worth $7,390.4 million by 2023

2017-09-11

ITA at COMPOSITES EUROPE

2017-09-11

Smart Textronics Centre of KITECH and SKKU (both South Korea) und ITA (Germany) opens in South Korea

2017-09-11

EFI reports second quarter 2017 results

2017-09-11

ARCHROMA powers ‘DESIGN SEEDS’ with accurate, achievable color

2017-09-08

Baldwin to acquire Ahlbrandt System

2017-09-08

Picanol presents break-through solutions at Techtextil India

2017-09-07

ShanghaiTex 2017 "Sports Arena" Unleashes the latest textile technology in sports

2017-09-07

ICAC Executive Director visits Uzbekistan

2017-09-07

ZDHC recognizes ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® as indicator of MRSL conformance

2017-09-07

OK biodegradable MARINE certificate for Kelheim’s VILOFT® fibre

2017-09-07

Kornit Digital’s Vulcan wins SGIA’s 2017 Product of the Year Award

2017-09-07

Green products to be centre stage at October’s Yarn Expo Autumn

2017-09-07

bio!CAR: Conference on biobased materials for automotive applications

2017-09-07

New data shows INSQIN® reduces the carbon footprint of textile coating by half

2017-09-07

Hohenstein at the international specialist trade fair A+A 2017