Raw Materials

2018-06-21

The June 2018 ICAC Recorder addresses value addition, sustainability and ginning

The June 2018 ICAC Recorder, based on the theme ‘Value Addition of Cotton Fibres and By-Products: Sustainable Practices’, has been released by the International Cotton Advisory Committee’s Head of the Technical Information Section, Dr. Keshav Kranthi. The Q2 edition features three articles and an editorial from Dr. Kranthi that total more than 11,000 words and provide a wealth of data and insights on several topics of crucial importance to the global cotton and textiles industries.

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Sustainability

2018-06-21

Beaulieu International Group (B.I.G.) today announced the results of its global multimodal logistics platform which uses waterway transport to reduce its dependency on truck transport. This successful programme reduced the company’s container transport-related CO2 emissions by 36% in 2017 and is scheduled to achieve a further 55% reduction in the coming years.

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Software

2018-06-21

3D has been the topic of conversation in the industry for many years. The promise of time savings and value generation are substantial, but to date the challenge has been ease of use and how to address the needs of different users in an integrated way.

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Textile chemistry

2018-06-21

Clariant breaks ground on joint venture production site in Cangzhou, China

Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, and Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co., Ltd. (Tiangang), today conducted a groundbreaking ceremony in Cangzhou (China), just over 200 km south of Beijing. The ceremony marked the start of the construction of a world- class production facility for stabilizers for plastics and textiles that will form the heart of the joint venture between both parties. The event was marked by a special event with representatives from both companies, as well as local officials.

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ITMA 2023

2018-06-21

Italy to host ITMA 2023

CEMATEX, the European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, today announced that ITMA will return to Milan, Italy, for its 19th edition. ITMA 2023 will be held at the Fiera Milano Rho exhibition centre from 8 to 14 June 2023.

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Spinning

2018-06-21

Yarn strength measurement – and protection against quality claims

Yarn producers today know that both quality and performance are essential if they are to meet the continually-rising demands of their customers in the weaving and knitting mills. Yarns must have the look, feel and functionality to satisfy these requirements. With the launch of the USTER® TENSOJET 5, the concept of tensile testing is extended to provide a total package: precise measurement of a yarn’s strength, combined with reliable protection against quality claims based on accurate forecasts of performance in later processes.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2018-06-20

CHIC September 2018 - looking at chinese consumer market

CHIC Shanghai changed from October to September, next edition taking place from September 27-29, 2018. With expected 800 exhibitors from 21 countries at 65.000 sqm the autumn edition of Asia's leading fashion trade fair keeps on providing the essential tool box to crack the Chinese consumer market.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-20

CINTE 2018: Mahlo-solutions in demand for technical textiles

Leading German machine builder for automatic weft straighteners and online quality control systems Mahlo GmbH + Co. KG is showcasing at upcoming CINTE Techtextil from 4 to 6 September in Shanghai. The show is the daughter show of the well-established Techtextil in Germany and is considered to be one of the most important trade fairs for technical textiles and nonwovens in Asia.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-06-20

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Pitti Filati 83

SHIMA SEIKI ITALIA S.p.A., Italian subsidiary of leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., will exhibit at the 83rd edition of the Pitti Immagine Filati exhibition in Florence, Italy. It will partici­ pate in the Fashion At Work section of the exhibition aimed at appealing to the technical and creative interests of visi­ tors by providing hardware and software solutions for design, manufacturing and processing of knitted goods.

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Associations

2018-06-18

New Skill sets required for industry 4.0

Once again, innovation has taken a front row seat at the general meeting of ACIMIT, the association that represents Italian textile machinery manufacturers. In presenting the latest figures for the sector for 2017, President Alessandro Zucchi reiterated the inevitability of the digitalization process regarding the entire textile industry.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-06-18

Teijin Group celebrates Centennial and looks toward next hundred years

Teijin Limited commemorated the 100th anniversary of its establishment as a company on June 17. As it looks back over its century of history, Teijin is also taking the opportunity to look toward the next hundred years, unveiling a new global message of FUTURE NAVIGATION as it pursues its long-term vision of aiming to be an enterprise that supports the society of the future.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-18

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, recognized Bryan Haynes, Ph.D., Senior Technical Director in Global Nonwovens, Kimberly-Clark Corporation with its prestigious 2017 Lifetime Technical Achievement Award.

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Textile chemistry

2018-06-18

With a comprehensive program, Covestro is driving digitalization forward in operations: The materials manufacturer is collecting and analyzing production data already since many years. Now, Covestro has taken the next step in digitalizing its operating business. The program will be rolled out globally in the coming years. Priority is being given to the areas of facility engineering, operations and manufacturing on a global scale. It is intended to make processes even more efficient.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-16

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

2018-06-16

When high tech meets family values

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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Making-Up

2018-06-16

New logotype for Coloreel

Coloreel has developed a new logotype and a graphical profile to strengthen the brand for the upcoming launch of the groundbreaking thread coloring unit. The Coloreel technology enables revolutionary thread coloring for the textile industry.

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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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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-06-14

INDA’s World of Wipes 2018 International Conference creates, connects and congratulates industry success

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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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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News Archive
2018-06-14

SGL Carbon presents new products and new brand at ACHEMA 2018

2018-06-14

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

2018-06-14

TANAPRINT® MAXX launched

2018-06-14

Microfactory Knit – Assyst is ready for trendsetter Jogi Löw

2018-06-13

Loepfe successfully participated at Techtextil USA

2018-06-13

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

2018-06-13

Investing in the textile and clothing factories of the future in Europe

2018-06-13

Garmon Chemicals promotes traceability and sustainability with COTTON USA.

2018-06-13

A new goal for Yves Parlier and Porcher Industries

2018-06-13

Leading international machinery brands sign up for CINTE Techtextil China

2018-06-13

SANTEX RIMAR group shareholders announce top management change

2018-06-13

ARCHROMA joins hands with Lahore University of Engineering & Technology

2018-06-08

LACE.EXPRESS lace with bourdon cord

2018-06-07

Teijin breaks ground for carbon fiber facility in South Carolina

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