Yarn & Fiber

2017-08-17

Indorama Ventures acquires DuraFiber Technologies

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire DuraFiber Technologies México Operations, S. A. DE C. V. (DFT), a leading Mexican producer of durable technical textiles for industrial, tire reinforcement, and specialty applications globally.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-08-17

Professor Radermacher, of Ulm University (DE), Head of the Forschungsinstitut für anwendungsorientierte Wissensverarbeitung (Research Institute for Application-oriented Knowledge Processing), Member of the Club of Rome, will address the subject of “Globalisation, Sustainability, Future – is there still hope for us?“

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-08-02

From 13th to 15th September 2017 the 56th DORNBIRN MAN-MADE FIBERS CONGRESS (DORNBIRN-MFC) will again ‘Communicating the Future of Man-made Fibers’. Each year, the Dornbirn-MFC is host to more than 700 participants from more than 30 nations (80% from Europe, 15% from Asia, and 5% from America). Incoming registrations seem to suggest that the number of participants will even be slightly higher in 2017.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-07-17

Noble Biomaterials, Inc., a global leader in odor elimination and smart fabric technology solutions, will introduce a range of high-performance textiles made with XT2 ® anti-odor technology this week at Texworld.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-07-15

Teijin Aramid announced it is going to expand its aramid production capacity for its Twaron super fiber. It will invest in new spinning technology at the Twaron facility in Emmen, the Netherlands, starting up in the first quarter of 2019.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-08-17

Kelheim Fibres scores high points with Flushable Moist Toilet Tissue and Integrated Product Policy

Kelheim Fibres was pleased to claim the Recognition Award in the Responsible-Care-Competition 2017 of the Bavarian branch of VCI (Association of the Chemical Industry e.V.) for its integrated product policy.

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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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Yarn & Fiber

2017-07-13

RadiciGroup reports 2016 sales revenue of EUR 946 million

Over 3,000 employees worldwide and 2016 sales revenue of EUR 946 million: these official figures help illustrate the size of RadiciGroup, a multinational engaged in the chemicals, plastics and synthetic fibres businesses and present in 16 countries, in Europe, Asia, North America and South America, at 33 sites, including sales and production units.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-07-08

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

NILIT, a leading global manufacturer and marketer of nylon textile fibers, announced the launch of Sensil®, its new Nylon 6.6 brand for apparel, at the Interfilière intimate apparel show in Paris, France.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-07-01

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

Toray Industries, Inc. (head office: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; President: Akihiro Nikkaku; hereinafter referred to as “Toray”) announced that it has agreed to acquire shares in Pacific Textiles Holdings Ltd. (head office: Hong Kong, Chairman: Wan Wai Loi; hereinafter referred to as “Pacific Textiles”) to pursue its global strategic expansion and synergy effects through supply chain integration and collaboration.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-06-22

Radici Chimica, a fully certified company focused on business continuity

Numerous important goals were reached at Radici Chimica SpA in Novara, a strategic RadiciGroup company with over 300 employees and the producer of chemical intermediates and PA 6.6 polymers used as raw materials for the realization of a variety of products in the plastics and synthetic fibres industries.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-06-21

AMSilk’s Quality Management receives certification

AMSilk GmbH, the world´s first industrial supplier of synthetic silk biopolymers, today announced that its quality management system for the first time has received certification according to DIN EN ISO 13485:2016 by the TÜV Süd.

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Yarn & Fiber

2017-06-20

Yarn Expo Autumn 2017 October 11th to 13th

Asia’s yarn and fibre market is going through a period of substantial change at present, and Yarn Expo is at the heart of it all. The leading trade platform in the region will more than double in size this October, expecting its exhibition space to expand by 115% as more companies recognise its effectiveness to mirror the latest industry trends as well as attract a truly global audience: last year’s autumn edition drew trade buyers from 77 countries & regions. Around 400 companies, up from 319 last year, are predicted to exhibit this edition.

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