Denim

2018-12-06

The new path led by PG DENIM

Paolo Gnutti is back with its new amazing project dedicated to the most authentic denim. A whole new approach, and an astounding collection showcased for Denim Première Vision London. On the stage of the first Denim Première Vision in London the whole new PG DENIM project will fully unveil its many novelties. Led by the visionary mind of Paolo Gnutti, a true R&D denim head and a real explorer of the many faces of indigo fabric, the company will showcase its brand new collection during the prestigious event, landing for the first time in the capital of the UK.

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Weaving

2018-12-06

Customer Portal Weaving - just a click away

The Customer Portal Weaving opens up the Groz-Beckert weaving digital service world. Groz-Beckert customers not only benefit from a wealth of additional services for their weaving business, but also have access to a wide range of product information, as well as the products they are looking for.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-12-06

Nonwoven innovation recognised with major healthcare and medical engineering award

Nonwovens Innovation & Research Institute (NIRI) has led a consortium of medical specialists to win the prestigious Collaborate to Innovate (C2I) Award for their ground-breaking Sanguis universal plasma project.

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Spinning

2018-12-06

The Board of Directors of Rieter Holding AG has appointed Rico Randegger to the Group Management of the Rieter Group with effect from June 1, 2019. He will be responsible for the Business Group After Sales.

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Denim

2018-12-06

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, announced that Thailand-based Absolute Denim will be the first denim manufacturer to switch 100% of its production to aniline-free* indigo dyeing.

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Raw Materials

2018-12-06

ICAC’s World Café on organic cotton draws record-high attendance

Organic cotton is always one of the industry’s most debated topics, and that was certainly the case in Abidjan, capital of Côte d’Ivoire. Although the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC), which is holding its 77th Plenary Meeting here from 2-6 December, anticipated strong attendance and put out additional seating for its seventh annual World Café on ‘Organic Cotton: Challenges and Policy Perspectives’, the turnout far exceeded expectations.

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Composites

2018-12-06

CHOMARAT obtains certification for environmental & energy management with ISO 14001 and ISO 50001

CHOMARAT, the specialist in composite & construction reinforcements and coated fabrics, has demonstrated the Group’s determination to pursue a sustainable process by earning environmental management (ISO 14001) and energy management (ISO 50001) certification for its French sites. “By obtaining both ISO 14001 and ISO 50001 certification, CHOMARAT now has a tested and standardized framework for developing an effective, sustainable environmental and energy management strategy,” says CHOMARAT Environment and Energy Manager Laurent VÉRITÉ.

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Home Textiles

2018-12-06

Textile trends and know-how for architects, interior designers and hotel experts

‘Interior.Architecture.Hospitality’ at Heimtextil (8-11 January 2019) is the unifying force behind the unique offer for interior designers, hospitality experts and designers. Hall 4.2 serves as the focal point for these highlights. In addition to the Interior.Architecture.Hospitality Expo, trade visitors can also look forward to a range of high-calibre lectures and expert guided tours.

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Textile chemistry

2018-12-06

Teijin invests in Dutch venture Elitac to expand total safety solutions

The Teijin Group announced that on November 29 it acquired 25,000 shares, or 20 percent of the outstanding shares of Elitac B.V. Opening a new window, a startup company that develops textiles and clothing integrated with wearable sensing devices, located in Utrecht, The Netherlands. The shares were purchased through Teijin Aramid B.V. Opening a new window, the core company of the Teijin Group's aramid business, located in Arnhem, The Netherlands.

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Research & Development

2018-12-06

Hohenstein: Lab opening in India

With the opening of a textile testing laboratory in Gurugram, India, the testing service provider and research partner, Hohenstein, has again raised the bar for the textile industry. Just recently, in July 2018, the company opened a textile testing laboratory with a comprehensive service portfolio in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Starting in December 2018, Hohenstein India will also be able to offer its tailor-made services in one of the world’s textile hotspots.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-12-06

Lenzing applies for 25 patents for LENZING™ Web Technology

The Lenzing Group filed a first wave of patent applications for its new LENZING™ Web Technology with the World Intellectual Property Organization. The 25 applications focus on product, process and application inventions and are part of Lenzing’s intellectual property protection strategy.

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Raw Materials

2018-12-05

In many of the world’s industries, robots and artificial intelligence are eliminating jobs and putting people out of work. In some less developed countries, however, high-tech solutions are being created to perform agricultural tasks for which human labour is either too expensive or simply not available.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-12-05

Indonesia is one of the most important clothing and textile exporting countries worldwide and HARAPAN KURNIA is a part of this industry for over 45 years. The company is not only oriented in producing and selling high quality fabrics, they also strive to produce them in a more environmentally friendly process.

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Software

2018-12-05

Lectra makes history with ‘Fashion On Demand’

Lectra launches its ‘Fashion On Demand’ offer, empowering industry players to uncover new business opportunities brought about by the strong demand for personalization in the fashion industry. Lectra is enabling its customers to produce on demand for the first time ever with an end-to-end offer that automates the entire personalization process from product development to final cutting stages.

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Research & Development

2018-12-05

World premiere of CON-TEXTURES sculpture at the ADD-ITC - art meets science

The world's first large-format carbon concrete sculpture CON-TEXTURES was unveiled on 30 November 2018 at one of the most important European textile conferences, the Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference, short ADD-ITC. The sculpture consists of two textile concrete shells with a height of 2.4 metres and a wall thickness of 20 millimetres. It is reinforced with a carbon reinforcement and was created in exclusive collaboration with the Düsseldorf artist Thomas Schönauer.

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Digital Printing

2018-12-03

SPGPrints presents digital and rotary screen solutions at Heimtextil 2019

SPGPrints will showcase its digital and rotary screen printing solutions for home furnishing and interior decor markets at Heimtextil 2019 (Hall 3, Level 1, Stand B17), 8 – 11 January, Messe Frankfurt, Frankfurt-am-Main, Germany.

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Home Textiles

2018-12-03

Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles returns in March 2019

The Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles will be held from 12 – 14 March 2019, serving as a perfect occasion for the industry to start the sourcing season and to tap into the promising finished products market in China.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-12-03

New curtains and sustainable terry articles

KARL MAYER sets the trend at Heimtextil, on Stand K 65 in Hall 3.0 at Messe Frankfurt and during an in-house show in Obertshausen.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-11-29

ISKO is back at Performance Days with ISKO Arquas 5.0

Stretching the limits of sport and fashion – once again. ISKO Arquas, the ultimate fabric collection combining ISKO’s expertise in woven technologies with sportswear and activewear innovation, is ready to inspire brands and designers around the world with its version 5.0.

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News Archive
2018-11-29

Gütermann presents its extensive range of premium sewing threads

2018-11-29

INVISTA to launch new LYCRA® FREEF!T® technology

2018-11-29

Lauffenmühle – Textile innovation from thread to cloth

2018-11-29

Little King presents new sustainable fabrics

2018-11-29

PrimaLoft shows next step in sustainable materials

2018-11-29

Trans-Textil fashion style with innovative textile technologies

2018-11-29

Royal opening for McLaren Automotive’s new £50m carbon fibre innovation and production centre

2018-11-29

BCI drives measurable improvements in cotton production

2018-11-29

Better tools for digital engineering

2018-11-29

Westex by Milliken and Teijin Aramid join forces in Asia Pacific to revolutionize aramid FR fabric market

2018-11-29

Switching to carbon infrared emitters halves the drying time for screen-printed t-shirts

2018-11-29

Neonyt Fashionsustain announces topics and first speakers

2018-11-29

Polartec introduces first fabric technology engineered to reduce fiber shedding: Polartec® Power Air

2018-11-29

Brugnoli® at PERFOMANCE DAYS with explosive technology

2018-11-29

Weber & Leucht and Inside Climate begin cooperation

2018-11-28

Roland Heroes judges announced ahead of big winner reveal

2018-11-28

Pekka Ojanpää, upcoming President & CEO of Suominen, dies in aviation accident

2018-11-28

Südwolle Group and Santoni collaborate towards a new footwear concept

2018-11-28

RadiciGroup attends for the first time at Performance Days

2018-11-26

Traditional textile company in India is very satisfied with BRÜCKNER sanforizing range

2018-11-22

PERFORMANCE DAYS opens next week at the new location Messe München

2018-11-22

ANDRITZ to supply spunlace plant to Sheng Hung, Taiwan

2018-11-22

Jiangsu Honggang Petrochemical Co., Ltd. to utilize INVISTA’s latest P8 technology for new PTA line

2018-11-22

INDA calls for abstracts for World of Wipes international conference

2018-11-22

Minimizing water consumption: Sympatex to introduce spun-dyed functional textiles at the 2018 Performance Days

2018-11-22

Toray to introduce an environmentally friendly non-woven material with a suede texture

2018-11-22

FilSpec offers a series of workshops at PERFORMANCE DAYS

2018-11-22

Teijin Frontier to exhibit at Performance Days

2018-11-21

Two DEVAN technologies selected by Performance Days jury

2018-11-21

Heimtextil honours four academies

2018-11-21

Radifloor® Solid: polyamide in 112 colour shades for carpet tiles and fitted carpet

2018-11-21

Totes Isotoner Corp. upgrades to Gerber’s YuniquePLM® for improved collaboration

2018-11-21

Beaulieu International Group announces global price increases

2018-11-21

Kordsa Brazil is among top 150 Best Employers

2018-11-21

Lectra boosts iSi Automotive’s airbag manufacturing capacity

2018-11-16

Monforts technology behind denim innovations in London

2018-11-15

EFI introduces next-generation single-pass Reggiani BOLT textile digital printer

2018-11-15

Toray to revise price of nylon 66 yarn and fabrics for automotive airbags

2018-11-15

ROICA ramps up for premium stretch warp knit innovations with new investment.

2018-11-15

Sanko orders 48 Zinser 72XL: Saurer’s new generation of compact spinning machines attracts customers

2018-11-15

When the auditor’s visit is actually welcome…

2018-11-15

Kordsa is listed in BIST Sustainability Index for the third consecutive year with improved rankings

2018-11-14

HeiQ and DuPont Consumer Solutions introduce an eco-friendly water-repellent finish for Wolverine World Wide Leather

2018-11-14

Successful Hygienix 2018 reveals new technologies in absorbent hygiene & personal care

2018-11-14

Third quarter orders remain stable

2018-11-14

"Datacenter in a box" is the new powerful, flexible and secure IT infrastructure solution

2018-11-13

Teijin develops highly modified cross-section crimped yarn: SOLOTEX® OCTA®

2018-11-13

Coloreel wins the largest innovation award in Sweden

2018-11-13

STOLL in Ethiopia

2018-11-12

Kordsa at Composites Europe with its composites technologies

2018-11-12

Inaugural adidas x Woolmark Performance Challenge winner announced

2018-11-11

PEF compliance for Radigreen® synthetic turf yarn study

2018-11-10

Groz-Beckert welcomes over 4,000 visitors to ITMA Asia

2018-11-09

Final report: COMPOSITES EUROPE 2018 - the lightweight path to success

2018-11-08

ITMA ASIA + CITME enjoys another successful presentation

2018-11-08

Success for STOLL at ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-11-08

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Expotextil Peru 2018

2018-11-08

The future of warp knitting – digital, sustainable and technically innovative

2018-11-08

Techtextil and Texprocess 2019: almost fully booked up

2018-11-08

Suominen extends its BIOLACE® product line with new nonwovens for hygiene products

2018-11-08

Textile Exchange releases 2018 Preferred Fiber and Materials Market Report

2018-11-08

Textiles made from flame retardant polyamide

2018-11-08

Versalis, RadiciGroup and Safitex team up to recycle synthetic grass for sports fields

2018-11-08

CHOMARAT invests in a new laid scrim manufacturing technology

2018-11-08

Global consumption forecast at 27.5 million tonnes for 2018/19

2018-11-01

ITA at the Composites Europe 2018

2018-11-01

Revolutionary clean dye Recycrom on fast track to scaling

2018-11-01

BOREALIS supports global commitment to eliminate plastic pollution at the source

2018-11-01

TERNUA reaches the milestone of eliminating PFCs from its clothes

2018-11-01

SHIMA SEIKI to hold digital yarn exhibition in London

2018-11-01

Sleep smarter, live healthier: Heimtextil presents the “Future of Sleep”

2018-11-01

AATCC and SGIA announce digital textile printing conference 3.0

2018-11-01

SGL Carbon to build a central logistics center

2018-11-01

Two industry awards for Durst at SGIA Expo 2018

2018-11-01

Award-winning educational partnership celebrates 20 years

2018-11-01

Toray to expand air filter business in Republic of Korea

2018-11-01

First biobased coating hardener for lightfast polyurethane coatings

2018-11-01

The pivotal role of regional cooperation for the long-term growth of the European textile and clothing sector

2018-11-01

Strong growth momentum continued in all businesses

2018-11-01

Yarn Expo Autumn wraps up with 501 exhibitors and over 19,000 visitors

2018-11-01

Porcher Industries’ subsidiary BGF Industries invests USD 7 million in Virginia (USA)

2018-11-01

Industry 4.0 Award to Kordsa at Platin Global 100 Awards

2018-11-01

KARL MAYER’s WEBSHOP SPARE PARTS has some new features

2018-11-01

As the world shifts, so does lace – but where are they going to?

2018-10-25

Fire at Kelheim Fibres’ viscose fibre production plant

2018-10-25

Neonyt: We are water

2018-10-25

Moroccan textile industry with specialists for fast fashion and denimwear at MAROC IN MODE

2018-10-25

Heimtextil presents 40 textiles editeurs in a new area

2018-10-25

DEVAN presents further findings on MOOV&COOL

2018-10-25

Interim injunctions against design patent infringements at ITMA ASIA successfully enforced

2018-10-25

HUB 1922 presents new sustainable technologies

2018-10-25

Oerlikon to cooperate with Shaoyang Textile Machinery

2018-10-25

Recognized research work in texturing at the Suzhou site

2018-10-25

Softwear Automation introduces next generation LOWRY SEWBOT

2018-10-25

Kordsa introduced its products for the aerospace and aviation industries at CAMX 2018

2018-10-25

Garmon presents the new OVD dyes collection

2018-10-25

Trevira expands its joint fair booth for Heimtextil 2019

2018-10-25

12 Composites Innovators to receive a JEC Innovation Award in Seoul

2018-10-25

OUTLOOK™ 2018 closes as most successful edition ever

2018-10-25

PrimaLoft debuts the first synthetic insulation made from 100% recycled, biodegradable fibers