Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-02-15

Autefa Solutions announce new nonwovens machinery sales setup for the Indian market

Since January 2018, company KNEO with offices in Pune, Mumbai and Chennai is the exclusive Sales and Service Agent for Autefa Solutions nonwovens activities in India.

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Digital Printing

2018-02-15

Durst launches P5 next-generation technology platform

Durst, a manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, has launched a new printing platform – the P5 series. The first member of the family is the large format printing flagship, P5 250 HS, with shipping starting from April.

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Home Textiles

2018-02-15

New concept for Heimtextil 2019: more space and synergies

As a world-leading trade fair for home and contract textiles, Heimtextil will present a fundamentally revised concept from 8-11 January 2019 – with more floor space, all kinds of furnishing inspiration and new synergies for buyers.

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Raw Materials

2018-02-15

Quality issues play a decisive role nowadays at the interface between cotton production and cotton trade on the one hand and spinning mills, weaving mills, finishing and confection on the other hand. Textile machine engineering is characterised by permanent development towards better productivity, higher speed and fast growing digital control. The associated high-tech production processes can only work failure-free if the processed cotton has properties that make continuous production sequences possible. Production reliability has to be ensured even beforehand.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-02-15

Teijin frontier’s new SOLOTEX® nanofiber offers excellent gripping power and comfort

Teijin Frontier, the Teijin Group's fibers and products converting company, announced its development of SOLOTEX® Nanofiber, a polytrimethylene terephthalate (PTT) nanofiber with a diameter of 700nm that combines excellent gripping power with stretchable comfort for high-performance gloves, sportswear and innerwear.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-02-15

Zero defects for Hugotag with Montex 8500 stenter

The latest Monforts Montex 8500 stenter is providing major benefits for Hugotag – the French luxury brands fabric supplier renowned for its know-how in silk finishing.

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Composites

2018-02-15

Toho Tenax launches high-tensile, highly shock-resistant hybrid prepreg combining carbon fiber and CNT technology

Toho Tenax, the core company of the Teijin Group’s carbon fibers and composites business, announced today that it has developed a new high-tensile, highly shock-resistant prepreg that incorporates carbon fiber developed by Toho Tenax for aerospace applications and specialized carbon nanotubes (CNT). A prepreg is a carbon fiber sheet pre-impregnated with matrix resin and used as an intermediate material for carbon fiber reinforced plastics (CFRP).

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Composites

2018-02-15

Teijin to establish resin compound plant and R&D facility in Thailand for further global development

Teijin Limited announced today that it will establish a resin compound plant and a related R&D facility at Teijin Corporation (Thailand) Limited in Bang Pa-in Industrial Estate, Ayutthaya, Thailand.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-02-15

YUIMA NAKAZATO to present its latest couture collection and manufacturing system for mankind’s future garments

YUIMA NAKAZATO CO. and Toray Industries announced the YUIMA NAKAZATO Exhibition – HARMONIZE – to be held for five days from Wednesday, February 21, 2018 to Sunday, February 25, 2018 at the design exhibition space 21_21 DESIGN SIGHT Gallery 3 at Midtown Garden, Tokyo Midtown.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-02-15

Birla & Sateri Pavilions return again - Next month’s Yarn Expo Spring will provide buyers with numerous sourcing options that match current industry trends: the rise of innovative synthetic & specialty yarns and increasing demand for eco-friendly products.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-02-15

The Lenzing Group (Lenzing) today redefined TENCEL™, as its textile premium brand at Première Vision Paris. The redefining of the TENCEL™ brand is a key milestone of Lenzing’s new brand strategy to enhance product brand offerings, foster connection with customers and consumers, and drive consumer demand.

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Sustainability

2018-02-15

BASF joins the World Plastics Council

BASF joined the World Plastics Council (WPC), a global organization of key leaders in the plastics industry. The WPC promotes industry topics of global relevance like the responsible use of plastics, efficient waste management and solutions to marine littering.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-02-15

Suominen initiates a new growth investment

Suominen, a globally leading nonwovens company, has decided to initiate a new growth investment project worth of approximately EUR 6 million in its production plant in Green Bay, WI, USA. The investment involves installation of new carding machinery representing the latest technology on an existing spunlace production line. It will improve the capabilities of the plant and further supports Suominen in the development and supply of new innovative products that make lives better, according to our purpose.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-02-15

Mahlo and Monfongs held symposium in Shantou

In January, German based machine manufacturer Mahlo GmbH + Co. KG and China based Monforts Fong’s Textile Machinery Co. Ltd (Monfongs) organised an expert meeting for textile producers held in Shantou City, on the eastern coast of Guangdong, China. Round about 200 partners and customers, mainly from the province, accepted the invitation and enjoyed a day of instructive presentations on reaching the full potential of their machinery.

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Spinning

2018-02-15

Autoconer 6 with E3

Even if the winding machine is only responsible for about 10-15% of the energy consumption (compressed air and electrical energy) when considering the classic ring spinning process, these criteria play an important role in assessing the performance of the machine. Comparative measurements in the package winding sector show that the Autoconer 6 is not only more productive than the competitors; it also consumes less energy and compressed air and uses the valuable raw material more sparingly.

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Weaving

2018-02-14

Van de Wiele introduces a revolutionary new handlook carpet quality

After the introduction of the Handlook Carpet Innovator HCiX2 in reed 1000 d/m 6 years ago, Vandewiele came up with an even higher carpet quality in reed 1200 d/m. Today, the impossible is made possible: Van de Wiele introduces the HCiX2 in reed 1500 d/m, an astonishing high density carpet weaving machine producing handlook carpets with up to 5 million(!) points per square meter.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2018-02-14

Change of date for Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition 2018

The 2018 Autumn Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics will take place earlier this year, with the industry’s leading trade fair running from 27 – 29 September instead of its usual October timing. It will be held again at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), its home since 2015. The 2017 fair played host to 4,538 exhibitors from 32 countries and regions, and 77,883 trade buyers from 102 countries and regions.

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News Archive
2018-02-14

NILIT presented "Meet the Champion" at ISPO 2018 in Munich

2018-02-13

The Indian Minister of State for Textile visited KARL MAYER

2018-02-13

Oerlikon Neumag at Domotex Asia 2018

2018-02-13

The magic of EFI’s Mini Textile Factory for a complete digital workflow at MAGIC

2018-02-12

Expert insight and industry innovation showcased at Middle East & North Africa symposium

2018-02-12

USTER invests in innovative technology to enhance quality control for textile manufacturers

2018-02-12

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Spring Edition in March to satisfy growing demand for finished products in China

2018-02-09

New dates for ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018:15 to 19 October

2018-02-09

Mimaki Tiger 1800b production-class textile printer raises the bar

2018-02-09

DiloGroup at Inlegmash 2018 Hall Forum, booth FC045

2018-02-09

COTTON USA to unveil the latest apparel innovations at PREMIÈRE VISION

2018-02-09

Textile machinery: 
Orders on the upswing in 2017

2018-02-09

HanesBrands invests in 19 Baldwin Precision Application Systems

2018-02-08

Freudenberg strengthens floor mat business

2018-02-08

Saurer launches the innovative Allma TechnoCorder TC2 into the tire cord market

2018-02-08

Software Automation has launched a new fully automated workline for footwear

2018-02-08

New 2018 AATCC laundering conditions approved

2018-02-08

ICAC Researcher of the Year Award 2018 - applications are invited

2018-02-08

Innovation and new-season styles added to heritage brands’ collections in Intertextile Shanghai’s Premium Wool Zone

2018-02-08

In the black with an evergreen in blue

2018-02-07

A blueprint to revitalise skills and jobs in the TCLF sectors in Europe

2018-02-07

Materials, technology and innovation at the service of sport

2018-02-07

ARCHROMA brings to PREMIÈRE VISION its eco-oriented approach

2018-02-07

Kordsa once again among 100 fastest growing companies in Indonesia

2018-02-06

VDMA Guide: Technologies in Hybrid Lightweight Construction

2018-02-06

Mahlo advises customers at DTG 2018

2018-02-05

Evolution of the next management generation

2018-02-05

Archroma and WWF Pakistan pledge to work for sustainable water conservation solutions

2018-02-05

BRÜCKNER sets the course for the future!

2018-02-02

EFI reports record revenue for fourth quarter and full year 2017

2018-02-02

EFI Optitex launches 3D Design Illustrator to validate and customize 3D garments in Adobe Illustrator

2018-02-02

Guangzan fuels rapid growth with leaner operations and increased productivity

2018-02-01

ITM 2018, the meeting point of textile technology leaders will be hosting world premieres

2018-02-01

Techtextil and Texprocess 2019: registration now open

2018-02-01

ISPO Munich: Digitalization drives growth in the sporting goods industry

2018-02-01

Chinese spinning mills exploring Africa

2018-02-01

DuPont and Formosa Taffeta Company introduced heated clothing technology at ISPO Munich

2018-02-01

Monforts at Filtech 2018

2018-01-31

ARCHROMA’S ULTRAPHOR® KCB optical brightening Agent finding use in water free CO2 dyeing process

2018-01-31

International Cotton Conference 2018 in Bremen - An overview of the fields of action in sustainable cotton and textile production

2018-01-31

Innovation and expert insight at OUTLOOK™ ASIA

2018-01-31

Rieter publishes financial year 2017 preview

2018-01-31

Gerber’s Digital Solution is adopted by Grosso Moda to meet speed and industry 4.0 trends

2018-01-31

Kordsa made a record number of patent application in 2017

2018-01-29

Key patent behind game-changing Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology upheld at highest European Patent Instance

2018-01-29

The Woolmark Company and adidas present the Woolmark Performance Challenge

2018-01-29

SHIMA SEIKI to hold private exhibition in Hong Kong

2018-01-29

Success breeds success

2018-01-29

A hot outfit for cold days

2018-01-26

The Woolmark Company and MINI announce partnership for 2018

2018-01-26

Mimaki launches new website with focus on endless application possibilities

2018-01-26

New ‘universal’ option in ARCHROMA’S SMARTREPEL® HYDRO range

2018-01-26

JEC Innovation Awards 2018: 30 finalists exemplify the best of composite innovation worldwide

2018-01-25

World of Wipes® International Conference cultivates industry growth

2018-01-25

New AATCC Executive Vice President

2018-01-25

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics asks how fashion will respond to these ever-changing turbulent times?

2018-01-25

Lectra announces the acquisition of Kubix Lab

2018-01-25

KARL MAYER presents innovative solutions relating to the topic of reinforcement layer fabrics at JEC World

2018-01-25

A tremendous success: Trevira CS Joint Booth at the 2018 Heimtextil

2018-01-24

Toray holds Opening Ceremony of new airbag nylon fiber and fabric plant in Mexico

2018-01-24

EFI customers discover the new age of digital print at 19th annual EFI Connect conference

2018-01-24

Toray to expand production facilities for Ultrasuede®

2018-01-24

Kansai Univ. and Teijin develop piezoelectric wearable sensors featuring fashionable stitch designs

2018-01-24

Lectra appoints Holger Max-Lang as Managing Director of Lectra Central & Eastern Europe region, Russia

2018-01-23

Teijin to participate in ISPO Munich

2018-01-22

LAMB Knitting Machine Corp. celebrates 150 years of manufacturing knitting machines

2018-01-19

Oerlikon secures two major contracts for manmade fibers solutions

2018-01-19

ISPO Munich 2018: Highlights and dates

2018-01-18

EcoWipes invests in innovative and sustainable technology from Trützschler and Voith

2018-01-18

Real-time mill performance monitoring – anytime and anywhere

2018-01-18

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Pitti Filati 82

2018-01-18

DSM appoints Wilfrid Gambade as President DSM Dyneema

2018-01-18

Kordsa continues to reinforce the future of children

2018-01-18

The Reifenhäuser Group takes over EDS and increases its know-how in the components business

2018-01-17

The global marketplace that is Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics returns in March

2018-01-17

Successful conference entitled „Additive manufacturing for the textile industry“ held at KARL MAYER

2018-01-17

YiwuTex 2018 will promote smart and sustainable textile development

2018-01-17

TAYAL – textile mega project in Algeria

2018-01-17

Industry unites in the fight against microplastic release from the washing of synthetic textiles

2018-01-17

The UV STANDARD 801 celebrates its 20th anniversary

2018-01-17

Lectra appoints Akihiko Tanaka as Managing Director of Lectra Japan

2018-01-15

Heimtextil 2018: Renewed growth in visitors and exhibitors

2018-01-15

Carpet Design Awards 2018 winners announced

2018-01-15

Global floor coverings industry enthusiastically embraces new DOMOTEX

2018-01-15

EFI launches Fiery Textile Bundle to deliver superior quality and streamline Reggiani textile printing workflows

2018-01-15

Digital Fashionboard at Munich Fabric Start

2018-01-15

Hong Kong Fashion Week opens with some 1,400 Exhibitors

2018-01-15

Hexcel showcases composite innovations for skis and other sports equipment at ISPO MUNICH

2018-01-11

Trevira at the Heimtextil 2018

2018-01-11

Lenzing shows TENCEL® fibers for pillows at Heimtextil

2018-01-11

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Première Vision New York

2018-01-11

Gerber to highlight tools to improve speed to market and online conversion at NRF Retail’s BIG Show

2018-01-11

New branding identity for Lectra

2018-01-11

Nonwovens for High-performance Applications conference calls for papers

2018-01-11

Global experts to speak at Apparel 4.0, first ever global summit at GTE

2018-01-11

Beaulieu Yarns introduces EqoBalance®, the first biomass-balance polyamide yarns for carpets

2018-01-11

Italian textile machinery a major player at TECHTEXTIL RUSSIA

2018-01-11

Cost-efficient BCF yarn production for demanding processes with Sytec One from Oerlikon Neumag

2018-01-11

EDANA launches call for papers for FILTREX(TM) ASIA 2018

2018-01-11

Ultimate evenness testing and more – with the Total Testing Center