Research & Development

2018-08-20

Starlinger: Recycling specialist in research project for the separation and reprocessing of mixed textile waste

Within the textile network PlasTexTron©, Starlinger recycling technology is searching for an ecologically and economically sound solution for the recycling of mixed textile waste of multi-material composition. Three universities and eight Austrian companies are involved in the COIN-project TEX2MAT, which is led by the Plastics Cluster of ecoplus, the business agency of Lower Austria, and funded by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs (BMDW).

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ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-08-20

SSM Schärer Schweiter Mettler AG will show the latest applications at ITMA Asia. The exhibition is held in Shanghai at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre from October 15 to 19, 2018. SSM welcomes the interested visitors in hall 1, booth D01.

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Textile chemistry

2018-08-17

Huntsman Textile Effects is pleased to announce the appointment of Rajiv Banavali as its new Global Vice President of Research and Technology, effective August 10. Rajiv will join the Textile Effects senior management as part of its global leadership team and will report directly to Rohit Aggarwal, President Textile Effects.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2018-08-17

Exhibitor numbers more than double at Intertextile Apparel’s Functional Lab

China’s National Fitness Program, now well established, marked a shift into an active lifestyle that is here to stay. A growing middle class demographic and access to fitness resources and facilities, not only in China but around the world, has opened up a huge market for fabrics that perform. Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition will showcase the industry’s latest functional innovations this September 27 – 29.

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Sustainability

2018-08-16

Reebok launched the first product from its highly-anticipated “Cotton + Corn” sustainable products initiative

The Cotton + Corn program aims to produce footwear with “things that grow” in order to create sustainable products. The sneaker, the NPC UK Cotton + Corn, is constructed from an upper made of 100% cotton, and a corn-based sole. The shoe has insoles that are derived from castor bean oil and comes in packaging that is 100% recycled.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-08-16

Teijin Frontier (U.S.A.) to open new showroom

Teijin Frontier (U.S.A.), Inc., a subsidiary of Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd. Opening a new window, the Teijin Group’s fiber and products converting company, announced today that it will open a showroom at its U.S. head office in New York City displaying products designed for the U.S. market.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-08-16

INDA announces finalists for RISE® innovation award

Three finalists will present breakthrough innovative solutions as they compete for the prestigious RISE® Innovation Award during the eighth edition of the Research, Innovation & Science for Engineered Fabrics Conference, (RISE®) Sept. 11-13, 2018 at the Raleigh Marriott City Center, in Raleigh, North Carolina. The award recognizes innovation within and on the periphery of the nonwovens industry that creatively uses advanced science and engineering principles to solve challenges within the nonwovens and engineered fabrics industry.

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Making-Up

2018-08-16

Coloreel recruits from large international company

Coloreel continues to grow and now strengthens the company with recruitment from the international company ABB. New in the team is Benny Jonsson who is appointed as Vice President of Supply Chain from August.

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Cinte Techtextil China 2018

2018-08-16

SANITIZED (China) to feature advanced antimicrobial additives for flexible polymer applications at CINTE

The global antimicrobial market is big business. Demand is strong due to increasing public awareness about contamination and infections, and by consumers’ desire for protective solutions. At Cinte Techtexil China 2018, taking place Sept. 4-6 in Shanghai, SANITIZED (China) Ltd. will be showcasing on Booth D25, Hall N1, its long-lasting Sanitized® Swiss antimicrobial protection for flexible polymer applications.

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ITMA 2019

2018-08-16

A sell-out ITMA 2019 gearing up for a vibrant showcase

The world’s leading textile and garment technology exhibition, ITMA 2019 is gearing up for another vibrant showcase of the latest trends, technologies and materials. Exhibition space was fully booked by the application deadline and the organising team has been busy allocating space to successful applicants.

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Cinte Techtextil China 2018

2018-08-15

Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany and Taiwan Pavilions to join Cinte Techtextil China

From 4 – 6 September, leading innovations and technologies from around the world will feature in the Shanghai New International Expo Centre for Cinte Techtextil China 2018. With a growing technical textile market in China and Asia, big industry names will come to showcase new products. The Belgium, Germany and Taiwan Pavilions are predicted to draw a crowd with their return, while the Czech Republic Pavilion makes its debut appearance.

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Cinte Techtextil China 2018

2018-08-13

International technology Group ANDRITZ will be presenting its innovative nonwovens production processes and textile finishing technologies at CINTE 2018, to be held in the Shanghai New International Expo Center, China, from September 4-6, 2018 (Hall N1 – booth C02).

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Textile chemistry

2018-08-13

Huntsman Textile Effects and ICI Pakistan today entered into a strategic collaboration under which ICI Pakistan will market and distribute Huntsman's wide range of high-quality textile dyes, chemicals, digital inks and services in Pakistan. The collaboration will combine Huntsman Textile Effects’ global experience in downstream marketing, product innovation and product stewardship with ICI Pakistan’s extensive and well established local network of customers and suppliers.

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Older News

Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-08-13

Quality, reliability and productivity with the new Monforts felt compactor range

Compacting is an essential stage in the finishing process, with a decisive influence on the final quality of knitted styles such as jerseys, piques, interlocks, plushes and ribs. It perfectly controls shrinkage and reduces yarn slippage while providing fabrics with a smooth, soft, fluffy and silky touch, adding lustre and improving opacity.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-08-10

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at FEBRATEX 2018

Leading flat knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will exhibit at the Brazilian Textile Industry Fair (FEBRATEX 2018) this month. On display will be the cutting edge in computerized flat knitting tech­ nology, represented by the latest WHOLEGARMENT® machines and design system.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-08-10

Promising product developments in LEISUREE.FASHION from KARL MAYER

In the fashion world, the boundaries between the different types of clothing are being increasingly broken down. Garments featuring an unusual hybrid mix of styles are generating good business for textile companies. They are eye-catching on the street and keep machine developers busy.

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Composites

2018-08-09

Covestro introduces brand name for thermoplastic composites

Covestro is pushing ahead with developing and marketing its continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP) by introducing Maezio™ as brand name. These innovative materials are set to tap into the growing demand worldwide for strong and light materials that contribute to resource conservation and energy efficiency.

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Textile chemistry

2018-08-09

A textile coating solution that offers outstanding performance and comfort

Covestro has developed new products under the INSQIN® brand that enable the effective waterproof and breathable coating of textiles using waterborne technology. The new coating is applied in a two-layer system using newly developed polyurethane dispersion products Impraperm® DL 5249 and Impraperm® DL 5310.

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Exhibitions & Events

2018-08-09

CAITME 2018, UzTextile Expo 2018 to happen concurrently on 5-7 September in Tashkent, Uzbekistan

In April 2018, a Memorandum was signed between Iteca Exhibitions the International Exhibition Company and recently established Uzbekistan Textile and Garment Industries Association on joint organization in September 5-7, 2018 of the 1st International Uzbek Textile and Fashion Industries Exhibition - UzTextile Expo in Tashkent.

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News Archive
2018-08-09

Techtextil North America names College of Textiles the first ever Official Academic Partner

2018-08-09

Lenzing Group reports solid results in a demanding market environment

2018-08-09

Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment records strong growth in Q2 orders, sales and EBITDA margin

2018-08-09

Intertextile Directions Trend Forum explores tomorrow’s fashion in a turbulent future

2018-08-09

Groz-Beckert at CINTE 2018 in Shanghai

2018-08-08

Ahead of progress with Monforts at ITMA Asia + CITME

2018-08-06

Strong potential in Buildtech and Mobiltech sectors to be displayed at Cinte Techtextil China

2018-08-06

Keep pace with market and trend developments at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2018-08-06

President & CEO of Suominen Corporation changes

2018-08-06

Highsun and KARL MAYER – a successful team in the direct warping sector

2018-08-04

Gabel grows export and retail business with first major investment in Durst Alpha Series

2018-08-02

Savio presents as a provider of energy saving and industry 4.0 winding solutions at ITMA ASIA+CITME 2018

2018-08-02

DiloGroup has opened their sales and service office in India

2018-08-02

DiloGroup at CINTE Techtextil

2018-08-02

Sustainability becomes an integrated path to growth in the new strategy chosen by Garmon Chemicals

2018-08-02

Furniture and decorative fabrics: Heimtextil expands its offer

2018-08-02

Woolmark Performance Challenge announces 10 finalists

2018-08-02

Kordsa acquires Fabric Development Inc and Textile Products Inc in the US

2018-08-02

Mimaki Eurasia opens the first Experience Center in Ankara hosted by Procolor

2018-08-02

Kordsa is among the global leaders in industrial textiles with its number of patents

2018-08-02

Consumption projected at a record 27.5 million tonnes in 2018/19

2018-08-02

Two-way trust for Monforts and Riopele

2018-08-02

Trevira and imat-uve introduce new 3D flat knitting technology for automotive interiors

2018-08-02

ZDHC recognizes ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® as a LEVEL 3 indicator of ZDHC MRSL conformance

2018-08-02

Premium AEROTEC, Faurecia and Solvay launch Thermoplastic Composites research consortium (IRG CosiMo) with ITA-Augsburg

2018-08-02

RadiciGroup Comfort Fibres business area announces an enlargement of its product portfolio

2018-08-01

EFI CEO informed board he intends to step down

2018-08-01

TERRY.ECO – big on absorbency, small on environmental footprint

2018-08-01

Drop in order intake for second quarter

2018-08-01

Ascend Performance Materials acquires Britannia Techno Polymer

2018-08-01

“Going green” a predicted hit at Yarn Expo Autumn

2018-07-28

French technology @ ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-07-27

Archroma to present solutions towards innovative and sustainable denim to India industry

2018-07-27

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at India International Footwear Fair

2018-07-26

KARL MAYER: innovations related to key issues of our time

2018-07-25

Heimtextil India and Ambiente India 2018 earn repute for quality product sourcing and design content

2018-07-25

Huntsman introduces HIGH IQ® Sun Protect

2018-07-25

Stäubli at ITMA Asia 2018

2018-07-24

Destined to be the heart of the spinning mill

2018-07-24

Second Kornit Vulcan order to speed up digital print growth path at T-Shirt & Sons

2018-07-23

20 years of KARL MAYER ROTAL

2018-07-23

Autoconer X6 - flow into the future

2018-07-23

Gerber enables next generation of fashion tech

2018-07-23

Kelheim Fibres VILOFT® awarded

2018-07-23

YiwuTex successfully concludes

2018-07-20

HeiQ announces new partnership with Concept III in North America

2018-07-20

Industry-leading brands confirmed for September’s Cinte Techtextil China

2018-07-20

Loepfe invests in its corporate headquarters in Switzerland

2018-07-20

New from INSQIN®: a textile coating solution that offers outstanding performance and comfort

2018-07-19

EqoBalance® from Beaulieu Yarns wins Green Product Award 2018

2018-07-19

Lenzing continues to raise the bar in sustainability

2018-07-19

STOLL in Africa - South Africa and Mauritius

2018-07-19

Sales increase in the first half of 2018

2018-07-18

Texcare Asia and China Laundry Expo to merge – creating a one-stop exhibition for laundry equipment and technology in Asia

2018-07-18

SPGPrints wins patent case

2018-07-18

Mimaki joins Stars Innovation’s 20th anniversary celebration

2018-07-18

Hexcel and Gazechim join to provide kitting services to aerospace, defense and industrial markets

2018-07-18

Registration now open for ICAC’s 77th Plenary Meeting in Côte d’Ivoire

2018-07-18

RUAG deepens cooperation with Oerlikon to achieve serial production of 3D printed components for space

2018-07-16

Building a digital future for furniture production at Lectra event

2018-07-16

A company strengthens its presence on the market

2018-07-16

Ternua and Archroma join efforts on recycling and upcycling nutshell waste into fashion

2018-07-16

Twelve finalists announced for the 2018/19 International Woolmark Prize global final

2018-07-16

Earlier date of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics proving popular

2018-07-13

Stäubli at Exintex 2018

2018-07-13

Leading exhibitors set to present at August’s Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2018-07-12

Continuous developments for denim

2018-07-12

Decathlon visiting RadiciGroup, focus on sustainability

2018-07-12

Toray signs agreement for purchase of shares in TenCate Advanced Composites Holding B.V.

2018-07-12

Teijin to participate in Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2018

2018-07-12

ANDRITZ acquires Diatec, Italy

2018-07-12

Epson completes construction on new inkjet printhead factory

2018-07-12

JEC forum on composites in transportation met its goals

2018-07-12

New records all around for Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen

2018-07-12

Mouvent brings its revolutionary digital textile innovations to India with participation at Gartex 2018

2018-07-12

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer concludes

2018-07-11

Mahlo GmbH showcases straightening technology and more at Febratex 2018

2018-07-11

Inauguration of the new BRÜCKNER production facility in Tittmoning

2018-07-09

Lectra Fashion PLM 4.0 ranked No. 1 by industry experts

2018-07-09

Fashion in 3D – young designers show what they can do

2018-07-05

A year of strong growth for RadiciGroup

2018-07-05

For the most realistic simulation of apparel: Assyst and X-Rite Pantone announce cooperation

2018-07-05

Jens D. Lukaczik is the new President of the Bremen Cotton Exchange

2018-07-04

Addressing the issues at NHPA 2018

2018-07-04

KARL MAYER wowed a Chinese business delegation with the widest HKS in the world.

2018-07-04

International Standards with German Expertise

2018-07-04

All set for tomorrow’s opening: over 950 quality apparel textile suppliers awaiting buyers at Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen

2018-07-04

ARCHROMA sign partnership with Carlin to promote color inspiration tools in France

2018-07-02

KARL MAYER will be showing an HKS 3-M at Febratex

2018-07-02

Successful title defence for Mayer & Cie.

2018-06-29

Trade war between the US and China influences cotton

2018-06-29

MAROC IN MODE and MAROC SOURCING will show the concentrated overview of Morocco's textile productions

2018-06-29

Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen opens next week with 34% more exhibitors

2018-06-28

Groz-Beckert looks back to a highly successful Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas

2018-06-28

International exchange with around 150 guests at the third Groz-Beckert textile symposium "The Fabric Year"

2018-06-28

Lenzing and Duratex plan to build 450,000 t dissolving wood pulp plant in Brazil

2018-06-28

Bold innovations will command attention at Filtration® 2018 in Philadelphia

2018-06-28

Loepfe´s management committed to a greener future

2018-06-28

Online visitor registration for ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 opens

2018-06-28

Cooperation by Borealis and Henkel produces plastic bottle and nozzle composed 100% of post-consumer recycled material