Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-15

Fiber+ wins award for sustainable tea packaging

On June 13th, 2018, Fiber+ plastic free tea bag material was awarded the “New Product Innovation showcase award” for sustainable packaging at the World Tea Expo in Las Vegas, NV, USA.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-06-15

Ulster Carpets and Mahlo GmbH strive for perfection. Latest investments boost the family business to become one of the most innovative carpet manufacturers on the globe. A special weft straightener by Mahlo helps to ensure this position.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-14

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, reports its 12th annual World of Wipes® (WOW) International Conference June 5-8 successful in connecting 440 participants advancing their business in wipes.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-14

INDA announces stellar speaker line up, program and registration for RISE® 2018

Biomimetics in nonwovens, lightweighting of auto materials, battery separator developments, and the latest in electrospinning nanotechnology will be among the topics of forward-looking presentations for technology professionals tasked with following breaking industry developments. The eighth edition of RISE, the conference on Research, Innovation and Science for Engineered Fabrics, is set for Sept. 11-13 at the Marriott City Center in Raleigh, NC.

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Making-Up

2018-06-14

Product launch for Coloreel’s thread coloring unit at Avantex

The product launch of the revolutionary Coloreel unit will take place at the high-tech fashion fair Avantex in Paris, 17-20th September. Coloreel will present the final form of the groundbreaking thread coloring unit, ready to order. Shipping will start at Q4 of 2018.

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Composites

2018-06-14

SGL Carbon presents new products and new brand at ACHEMA 2018

SGL Carbon will attend ACHEMA, the world’s leading trade fair for the chemical industry, process technology and biotechnology from June 11-15, 2018, in Frankfurt am Main, premiering its new corporate brand and image. The innovative solutions presented for the first time at the ACHEMA will also underline new orientation of the company.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-06-14

Teijin supporting expedition to South Pole under “Quest for Change” challenge

Teijin Limited announced that it is supporting the Clean2Antarctica (C2A) project, which will harness plastic waste and solar power in a “Quest for Change” challenge to conduct an expedition on the cleanest continent on earth. Teijin is supporting C2A as one of nine projects celebrating the company’s century of innovation since its founding in 1918.

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Textile chemistry

2018-06-14

TANAPRINT® MAXX launched

Today’s textile customers demand high-quality, bright-toned, and cost-appealing home textiles. Those demands put pressure on manufacturers to speed up time to market on one hand, and to innovate prints and finishes on the other. That makes the choice of thickener a key decision in the valve jet printing process.

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Software

2018-06-14

Microfactory Knit – Assyst is ready for trendsetter Jogi Löw

Will Jogi Löw set another fashion trend at the upcoming Soccer World Cup? In 2010, the sales figures of blue knitted sweaters with a V-neck worn by the national team’s manager went through the roof. The demand was enormous, but the trade was not prepared for it. Prob-lems like these can be solved by Microfactories, because they make it possible to produce apparel in close proximity to the customer.

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Techtextil / Texprocess NA 2018

2018-06-13

Loepfe successfully participated at Techtextil USA

The market for technical textiles is steadily growing since several years. Typical applications include the production of fabrics for airbags, tire cords, filtration materials, architectural fabrics, sailcloth, and many others. The quality requirements for many of these fields – especially for safety-critical applications – are very high. The challenge for weaving mills is the production with zero-defects.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-13

Voith and Trützschler make the efficient manufacture of eco-friendly nonwovens a possibility

With WLM1, its new nonwovens production line, Albaad, one of the world’s largest producers of cosmetic wipes, is banking on Trützschler Nonwovens and Voith, two well-established technology leaders in the field of wet-laid nonwovens.

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Associations

2018-06-13

The 2018 EURATEX General Assembly showcases the economic renaissance of the textile and clothing industry, and its visions for the future, among numerous participants in Brussels.

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Sustainability

2018-06-13

Garmon Chemicals, CCI, COTTONSMITH, a COTTON USA brand license, and the College of Fashion and Design, Donghua University, jointly held the event “Cotton Creation Era - Denim Creative Design Award Ceremony” at Naked Hub in Shanghai. From cotton elds to clothing, from soil to ready-made garments, all parties work together to innovate cotton life and promote the traceability and sustainability of cotton raw materials and fabrics, design and production.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-13

A new goal for Yves Parlier and Porcher Industries

As the world’s leading manufacturer of fabrics for paragliding, the Sports and Leisure Business Unit of Porcher Industries, is working with sailing legend Yves Parlier on an ambitious new project that could soon see cargo ships sustainably powered by kites, saving 20% of fuel costs.

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Cinte Techtexil China 2016

2018-06-13

Leading international machinery brands sign up for CINTE Techtextil China

Asia’s largest biennial event for the entire technical textiles and nonwovens sector will feature some of the industry’s biggest overseas machinery brands. Held on the earlier date of 4 – 6 September this year, the fair will feature an expected 500-plus total exhibitors from around 20 countries & regions.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-06-13

SANTEX RIMAR group shareholders announce top management change

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP shareholders announce top management change and appoint Simone Rancan, former SMIT CEO, as new CEO of SANTEX RIMAR GROUP ensuring continuity and a smooth transition after the leadership of Stefano Gallucci.

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Textile chemistry

2018-06-13

ARCHROMA joins hands with Lahore University of Engineering & Technology

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Lahore, Pakistan. The MoU will pave way for cooperation initially for a five-year period.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-06-08

LACE.EXPRESS lace with bourdon cord

The OJ 59/1 B and OJ 83/1 B LACE.EXPRESS models are the latest technical innovations in jacquard multibar raschel machines from KARL MAYER, a company that is developing its lace products all the time. A pattern was developed in time for the ITM exhibition in April 2018 in Istanbul, which allowed the LACE.EXPRESS to demonstrate all its special features when processing bourdon cord.

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Composites

2018-06-07

Teijin breaks ground for carbon fiber facility in South Carolina

Teijin Limited announced today that it celebrated the groundbreaking of a new carbon-fiber production facility of its wholly owned subsidiary Teijin Carbon Fibers, Inc. (TCF). The ceremony was held on June 1 at TCF site in Greenwood, South Carolina.

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News Archive
2018-06-07

Texprocess Americas 2018 suggest a bright future for the technical textile, nonwovens and sewn products industries

2018-06-07

Teijin develops new DELTAPEAK® two-in-one sweat-suit fabric

2018-06-07

SGL Carbon concludes strategic realignment with a new brand concept

2018-06-07

Gerber leads the way in facilitating on-demand textile supply chain

2018-06-07

Kordsa is among the best employers of Brazil for the third consecutive year

2018-06-06

More profit from automatic cleaning

2018-06-06

Global stocks decrease

2018-06-06

Towards new horizons: “Spacetex2” researches functional textiles under zero gravity

2018-06-06

Dornbirn 2018 congress comes with some novelties

2018-06-06

Ronen Samuel will succeed Gabi Seligsohn as CEO of Kornit Digital

2018-06-06

Weaving machines sales exceeding expectations

2018-06-06

Febratex 2018 – Groz-Beckert presents its product range

2018-06-06

New wool yarns for summer

2018-06-06

STOLL presents the new ADF 830-24 W for extra wide knitting

2018-06-05

Beaulieu Fibres International gets to the heart of Asia’s growth segment needs at ANEX 2018

2018-06-04

KARL MAYER participated in the VDMA Symposium and held its own Tricot Circle in May 2018

2018-06-04

Hexcel carbon fiber supports world’s first 3D-printed commuter bicycle

2018-06-04

KARL MAYER’s FILESIZE is gaining ground in China in the production of printed circuit boards

2018-05-31

Updated flushability guidelines to help consumers released

2018-05-31

Comprehensive quality solutions for nonwovens

2018-05-31

CREOL introduces the first active, user-controlled color-changing fabric

2018-05-31

VESTEX® Active Barrier healthcare scrubs first-ever to receive FDA Designation as Class II Medical Device

2018-05-30

Textile innovations ‘made in Germany’ in demand in the USA

2018-05-30

Lectra unlocks the real value of automotive manufacturing data

2018-05-30

Ten thousand samples for 52 seasons…

2018-05-30

Recent investment expands nonwoven innovation and collaboration capacity

2018-05-30

VDMA members successfully met Indian Textiles and Nonwovens: German textile machinery ranks first

2018-05-30

Mouvent enters into strategic partnerships with key distributors for its digital textile printing solutions

2018-05-29

Chomarat North America awarded as 9100 certification for the aerospace industry

2018-05-29

The world’s widest tricot machine is now available on the market

2018-05-29

Archroma breaks new ground with new aniline-free* indigo for denim

2018-05-24

Miquel Sousa Confeçcoes S.A. increases productivity by 30% with Gerber

2018-05-24

JACK & JONES counts on organIQ of the CHT Group

2018-05-24

Avery Dennison joins forces with Softwear Automation

2018-05-24

Ski lifestyle: performance and recyclability

2018-05-24

International Nonwovens Symposium 2018 closes with an eye on a sustainable future

2018-05-24

Nearly 40% increase in exhibitors at July’s Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen

2018-05-24

Yarn Expo Autumn 2018 to take place on a new date

2018-05-24

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles 2018: three trend themes released

2018-05-24

Mimaki recognised with two prestigious EDP Awards at FESPA 2018

2018-05-24

Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment focuses on filament, staple fiber and nonwovens

2018-05-20

ISKO becomes a signatory member of ZDHC foundation

2018-05-18

SSM successful on many shows

2018-05-17

ISKO at Copenhagen Fashion Summit

2018-05-17

Industry leaders join forces to Make Fashion Circular

2018-05-17

Autefa presents numerous solutions at Techtextil NA

2018-05-17

Holland & Sherry’s ‘Duet’ named most attractive Trevira CS collection at Munich Fabric Spring

2018-05-17

New technology keeps Vaz da Costa one step ahead

2018-05-17

Michael Hauschild honoured with EDANA LCA Life Time Achievement Award

2018-05-17

Rebecca Minkoff to deliver keynote at Gerber Technology’s ideation 2018

2018-05-17

JEC Group sets the stage for composites materials at upcoming international motor shows

2018-05-17

Texprocess 2019 extremely popular with exhibitors

2018-05-17

Daniel Link has been appointed CEO of Loepfe Brothers Ltd.

2018-05-16

Groz-Beckert at Texprocess Americas and Techtextil North America

2018-05-16

Groz-Beckert to look back at highly successful ITM 2018 trade fair in Istanbul

2018-05-16

Archroma becomes a contributor to the House of Denim Foundation

2018-05-16

Mimaki enhances digital textile printing capabilities with Tiger 1800B MkII

2018-05-16

BRÜCKNER line for market leader in flame retardant coating

2018-05-16

New generation of KERN-LIEBERS Relanit Sinkers

2018-05-15

FESPA Global Print Expo 2018 has opened at Messe Berlin, Germany

2018-05-14

DSM invests to increase global Dyneema® production capacity

2018-05-14

Pushing performance with Devan´s Moov&Cool

2018-05-14

ACIMIT announces orders at a standstill in early 2018

2018-05-14

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Techtextil North America

2018-05-14

Stäubli successful at ITM Turkey

2018-05-10

ICAC announces the winner of the ‘Cotton Researcher of the Year 2018’

2018-05-10

Groz-Beckert's answer to the challenges of the digital age: Smart INH

2018-05-09

Large projects approved for the Guben site

2018-05-09

Li & Fung accelerates creation of digital supply chain with Softwear Automation partnership

2018-05-09

Roland DG presents ultimate quality & versatility in UV printing with VersaUV S-Series at FESPA

2018-05-09

Sawgrass brings complete solution for sublimating outdoor products to FESPA global print expo 2018

2018-05-09

High color fastness with pigment inks

2018-05-09

Sales success for Benninger: 1.000 automation solution of Benninger Automation has been installed at Getzner Textil AG

2018-05-09

Kornit Digital expands new HD printing technology to its Storm series

2018-05-09

SHIMA SEIKI joins the MIT media lab to explore new technology

2018-05-09

Gerber showcases on-demand workflow solution at Texprocess and transforms speed-to-market manufacturing

2018-05-09

Stäubli offers innovative weaving technology for advanced technical fabrics

2018-05-09

Wipes industry associations support USD 700,000 fine of pental

2018-05-09

An upgrade for the KARL MAYER WEBSHOP SPARE PARTS

2018-05-07

Reifenhäuser Group expands Extrusion Systems component sales and strengthens activities in North America

2018-05-03

The key to confidence: What does it take to build trust with busy, sustainability-minded consumers?

2018-05-03

Oerlikon announces record Q1 with growth in all segments

2018-05-03

ITMA show owner expanding space to accommodate overwhelming response

2018-05-03

Kornit Digital to unveil new direct-to-garment product and to demonstrate end-to-end digital textile production at Fespa Berlin

2018-05-02

American subsidiary of Lindauer DORNIER turns 40

2018-05-02

Demand for European technical textiles attracts leading companies to Cinte Techtextil China

2018-05-02

Lectra unveiled latest product offerings and shared insights at annual fashion VIP event

2018-05-02

Area Expansion in 2018/19 and trade uncertainties

2018-05-02

New patterns produced on the HKS 3-M are inspiring the Turkish net curtain sector

2018-04-27

Over 280 "YiwuTex 2018” exhibitors showcase top textile technologies and machinery

2018-04-27

Saurer invests in Arbon

2018-04-27

JEC WORLD 2018 gathered the whole composites industry in Paris

2018-04-26

Heimtextil 2019: a winning new concept

2018-04-26

Nominations for Hygienix Innovation Award are open

2018-04-26

Nonwovens Innovation - what does the future hold?

2018-04-25

ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 gets textile machinery manufacturers´overwhelming support

2018-04-25

Getting close to the Turkish market

2018-04-25

USTER closes acquisition of EVS

2018-04-25

Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas boast expanded agenda packed with special features

2018-04-25

A global textile show with 59 thousand visitors from 94 countries: ITM 2018