Recycling

2021-11-25

ISKO™ champions circularity and biodiversity at the Circular Fashion Summit 2021.

ISKO continues to reaffirm its commitment towards circularity by participating as an Innovation Partner in the Circular Fashion Summit 2021 by lablaco. The summit will bring together leaders of change across design, technology and sustainability to share knowledge and take action towards creating a circular future for fashion. The event will be held in a VR version of the Grand Palais Éphémère in Paris and will take place on 9-12 December.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-11-25

PERFORMANCE DAYS fair cancelled in Munich on December 1-2, 2021 - Focus now on digital fair platform

The PERFORMANCE DAYS team deeply regrets having to cancel at short notice the physical edition of PERFORMANCE DAYS which was scheduled to take place on December 1-2, 2021 at the Messe München exhibition center. Right up until today, the event organizers of PERFORMANCE DAYS were in the final stages of preparations for the fair.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-11-25

Financial support for projects in Bad Münstereifel, Jünkerath, and Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2021-11-25

Until this day, the organisers of the VIEW Premium Selection were on the final spurt to the realisation of the Preview Textile Show. The goal of being able to realise a fully booked trade show with a portfolio at pre- pandemic level in the current situation seemed within reach.

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Composites

2021-11-25

FibreCoat GmbH closes first financing round

FibreCoat GmbH, an innovative composite materials spin-off from the Institut für Textiltechnik (ITA) of RWTH Aachen University, announces it closed a $3 million Series A round of financing with Goose Capital, Phoenix Venture Partners, b.value AG, NOVA by Saint-Gobain and the TiE Houston Angels, led by Ashok Rao (Goose Capital). The capital raised is being used to expand the FibreCoat team to increase sales and marketing activities as the company looks to increase capacity and to allow FibreCoat to build new partnerships in the construction, electronics, and automotive industry.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2021-11-25

The new and smart way of weft-straightening | PLEVA SL smart

A high quality fabric is an essential requirement for any finisher who intends to ensure a consistency in quality and resource-efficiency. A particularly important quality criterion in this respect is fabric with straight weft and course. In order to achieve this in an optimum manner, the automatic straightening machine StraightLiner SL smart by PLEVA offers an extremely high level of efficiency which makes it possible to correct distortions over the shortest length of fabric.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-11-25

Exclusive German Pavilion to bring technologies from top German manufacturers at Techtextil India 2021

The return of Techtextil India through the new hybrid edition will provide a strong reboot to the industry by facilitating business collaboration, sourcing and learning opportunities in technical textiles. India’s leading technical textile brands including JB Ecotex, PARK Nonwoven, Loyal Textiles Lenzing, Mehala, Meera Industries, Sicam, Suntech Geotextile and Weavetech amongst many others will showcase their latest products at the hybrid fair along which also has a special showcase of technologies at the German Pavilion.

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Recycling

2021-11-25

Recover™, a leading material sciences company and global producer of low-impact, high-quality recycled cotton fiber and cotton fiber blends, has won the Ryan Young Climate+ Award at the Textile Sustainability Conference 2021. The company was recognized for its overall commitment to meeting the Climate+ strategy goal, thanks to its work with key industry stakeholders to drive change, establish a new circular supply chain, and scale its production capacity.

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Sustainability

2021-11-25

HUGO BOSS has secured a revolving syndicated loan with a sustainability component for the first time. This means that the interest rate for the EUR 600 million loan is also linked to the fulfillment of clearly defined sustainability criteria. The syndicated loan was considerably oversubscribed and aims at providing the company with additional financial flexibility to ensure the successful execution of its ‘CLAIM 5’ growth strategy.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-11-25

International technology group ANDRITZ will present its innovative nonwovens and textile technologies at the booth of its Indian representative PRN Techtex at Techtextil India 2021 in Mumbai, India, from November 25 to 27, 2021 (Hall 7, at DN Associates’ booth A02).

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Raw Materials

2021-11-25

As one of the world’s largest producers of 100% cotton and polyester/cotton-blend yarns, Frontier Yarns takes its responsibility to protect the environment seriously.

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Raw Materials

2021-11-25

Cap Yarns, LLC takes pride in having the greatest fiber blending capacity of any yarn manufacturer in the Americas. Their ability to produce custom. yarns in large and small batches in record turnaround times has earned

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-11-25

Livinguard, the Swiss-based international leader in self-disinfecting hygiene technology, announced today it has launched an apparel line of permanent self-disinfecting scrubs, underscrubs, and lab coats utilizing its EPA-registered bacteria-killing textile. Livinguard scrubs, that continuously self-disinfect throughout the day, will set a new standard of hygienic performance for healthcare workers. The technology is also tested for hypoallergenic skin sensitivities and is wash durable to maintain performance.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-11-25

The sustainability discussion centred around plastics and petroleum-based raw materials has launched critical considerations of the resources and materials used in all industries and affecting all stages of the value chain. It quickly became clear that the goal of sustainability cannot be achieved through one single initiative, but requires long-term commitment, and that only close cooperation between all parties involved is the basis for making this commitment sustainably successful.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-11-25

Hygienix™ – the premier event for the absorbent hygiene & personal care markets – drew 390 enthusiastic global industry professionals for enlightening in-person conference sessions, workshops, award presentations, and tabletop receptions Nov. 15-18, in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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Hong Kong

2021-11-25

Discovering and realising new opportunities in Asia Webinar promotes HK’s role as business partner and hub for UK

In order to strengthen the longstanding relationship between Hong Kong and UK businesses, the “Discovering and Realising New Opportunities in Asia” signature webinar was held last Thursday, 18 November, hosted by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by the British Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2021-11-25

Global Smart Textiles Market Report 2021-2027 - Miniaturization of electronics and rapidly expanding fashion & entertainment industry driving growth - ResearchAndMarkets.com

The "Smart Textiles Market: Global Market Size, Forecast, Insights, and Competitive Landscape" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2021-11-25

Worldwide digital textile printing industry to 2026 - Featuring Kornit Digital, Aeoon Technologies and HP Among others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

The "Global Digital Textile Printing Market (2021 Edition) - Analysis By Printing Process (DTF, DTG, Sublimation), Ink Type, Application, By Region, By Country: Market Insights and Forecast with Impact of Covid-19 (2021-2026)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2021-11-25

$8.53 billion antiviral & antimicrobial coatings market - Global forecast to 2028

The "Antiviral & Antimicrobial Coatings Market by Type, Material, Form, Application, and Geography - Forecast to 2028" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Recycling

2021-11-25

Circular business models in the fashion industry - new study identifies USD 700 billion opportunity

Launched today, Circular Business Models: Redefining growth for a thriving fashion industry explores how circular business models offer significant potential for greater revenue, while cutting the volume of new clothing and accessories produced.

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Sustainability

2021-11-25

GOTS appoints Protection Officer North America

Travis Wells, JD, MBA, has been appointed as GOTS Protection Officer North America. In this newly created position, he will be identifying and advising companies that are making unsubstantiated claims regarding GOTS signage.

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Sustainability

2021-11-25

Fashion for Good Asia builds momentum with new partner, consortium and innovations

The Fashion for Good Asia Programme celebrated another successful year, sharing the highlights of 2021 at their Innovation Fest this week. Continuing to drive innovation across the region, Japanese fibre and textile manufacturer Teijin Frontier was officially welcomed as partner, establishing a footing in East Asia where the programme is gaining momentum.

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Recycling

2021-11-25

Nusaned Investment™ enters deal for new plastic recycling plant in Rabigh to help boost local content and sustainability

Nusaned Investment™ a wholly-owned subsidiary of SABIC that operates as an autonomous investment company, has signed an investment agreement through Nusaned Fund, managed by

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Composites

2021-11-25

Spinnova enters composite markets with premium alpine skis

Sustainable material company Spinnova makes its debut in composites in partnership with ski manufacturer Pusu. In Pusu X Spinnova® alpine skis, carbon and glass fibres are replaced with Spinnova®.

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Sustainability

2021-11-25

Unifi reaches key sustainability milestone ahead of schedule

Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI), one of the world’s leading innovators in recycled and synthetic yarns, is celebrating a major sustainability milestone. The company has now transformed more than 30 billion post-consumer plastic bottles into its REPREVE recycled performance fibers that are used by hundreds of the world’s leading brands.

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Research & Development

2021-11-25

Environmentally-friendly reforestation: Biodegradable tree covers made from renewable raw materials

In reforestation projects, the seedlings must be protected. So-called growth covers prevent game from feeding on the young plants and help to ensure that they are not prevented from growing by other plants. Previously used sheaths made of plastic and metal are often not removed in time and pollute the environment. The German Institutes of Textile and Fiber Research Denkendorf (DITF) have developed a biodegradable yarn for growth covers from renewable raw materials.

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Research & Development

2021-11-25

Toray develops Hollow Fiber Membrane Module that can slash CO2 emissions in food and beverage and biotechnology processes

Toray Industries, Inc., announced today that it has developed and begun supplying samples to customers of an exceptionally robust hollow fiber ultrafiltration membrane module for food and beverage manufacturing and biotechnology purification and concentration processes.

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Denim

2021-11-25

Loepfe interview with Steve Maggard President CONE DENIM LLC, USA

With its roots in Greensboro, NC, and its denim heritage dating back to 1891, Cone Denim has been an iconic supplier of denim fabrics and leading denim fabric innovator ever since. Guido Wieland, Loepfe’s Head of Product & Solutions had the opportunity and pleasure of talking to Steve Maggard, President of Cone Denim, about Cone’s manifold innovations, the challenging production of dual-core stretch yarns, and Cone’s mission and vision in terms of innovation and sustainability.

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Composites

2021-11-25

SGL Carbon receives SPE Innovation Award for glass fiber leaf spring

On November 10, 2021, the Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE®) in Michigan hosted its 50th annual Automotive Innovation Awards Gala, the oldest and largest awards ceremony in the automotive and plastics industries. In all, awards were presented in 10 categories for the most innovative use of plastics. This year, Ford Motor Co. beat out the rest of the nominees with its innovative spring system for Ford's F-150 pickup model. The hybrid leaf spring from supplier Rassini was selected as the award winner in the chassis/hardware category. This award also honors the supply chain.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-11-25

Birla Cellulose retains the top ranking in the CANOPY HOT BUTTON REPORT 2021

For three consecutive years Birla Cellulose, the pulp and fibre business of the Aditya Birla Group, has retained top position in Canopy’s Hot Button Report.

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News Archive
2021-11-25

Safe re-start: Heimtextil starts in a few weeks with high international participation

2021-11-25

Visitor registration open now: Comprehensive hygiene and safety concept is making January 2022 edition of Neonyt possible

2021-11-25

DOMOTEX cancelled in January 2022

2021-11-25

Textiles Committee Secretary Shri Ajit Chavan inaugurates Techtextil India in Mumbai

2021-11-25

Textile ETP presented EU funding opportunites at EURATEX Convention

2021-11-25

Teijin’s environmental commitments validated as science based targets

2021-11-25

Asset performance services

2021-11-25

2021 Integral Conversation held successfully, Esquel makes net zero pledge

2021-11-25

AATCC announces the TCR Service Award Recipient

2021-11-25

Indorama Ventures launches the industry's first report on contributions to UN Sustainable Development Goals

2021-11-25

Capital Markets Union: Commission proposes new measures to boost Europe's capital markets

2021-11-25

Monki partners up with BDD Foundation

2021-11-24

The sustainability our mountains deserve: RadiciGroup and DKB introduce the first “circular” ski suit

2021-11-24

Marchi & Fildi Group presents the selection of metalloplastic yarns with GRS certification of its Gleaming line, coming from 100% post-consumer recycled polyester

2021-11-24

Fashion for Good launches the sorting for circularity india project: New consortium project aims to build a new textile waste value chain in India

2021-11-24

NKK and LENZING AG celebrate 25 years of separator paper production with LENZING™ Lyocell fibers

2021-11-22

Successful Take Off of "CARL II" student rocket

2021-11-18

Kontoor Brands launches immersive shopping experience with virtual stores for Wrangler® and Lee®

2021-11-18

BOSS becomes the official partner of the Hahnenkamm Races

2021-11-18

New date for Hong Kong International Home Textiles and Furnishings Fair and Hong Kong Fashion Week

2021-11-18

Textile Exchange announces the winners of inaugural Ryan Young Climate+ Awards for sustainable textile industry leaders

2021-11-18

Global fibre impact explorer

2021-11-18

Early bird registration has opened for Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas 2022

2021-11-18

Han Bekke receives IAF Golden Pin

2021-11-18

COTTON USA meetings in Turkey result in U.S. cotton sales

2021-11-18

COTTON USA SOLUTIONS improves profitability for Pakistani mill

2021-11-18

Mono wire healds from Groz-Beckert: Optimized for application and environment

2021-11-18

Intermix and Cotton Incorporated launch "You’ve Been Upgraded: The cotton collection"

2021-11-18

Evonik partners with The Vita Group for pioneering efficient polyurethane mattress recycling process

2021-11-18

Tefron targets seamless digital transformation with support from FastReactPlan

2021-11-18

Fibertex Nonwovens announces price increases

2021-11-18

Techtextil and Texprocess 2022: discover innovations live once again

2021-11-18

OEKO-TEX® invests in brand protection and partners with SENTRYC

2021-11-18

Condenser wires for roller cards

2021-11-18

Circle Economy is thrilled to see its partners, the Dutch and Nordic Circular Hotspots, join forces

2021-11-18

Toray receives top MSCI ESG rating

2021-11-18

Toray to boost large-tow carbon fiber production

2021-11-18

SGL Carbon – Q3 2021 also confirms the encouraging upward trend

2021-11-18

Textile impulses for the future: Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference 2021

2021-11-18

The fashion industry is going green – 150 labels have already signed up to exhibit at Neonyt in January 2022

2021-11-18

Realignment: ISPO Munich and OutDoor by ISPO permanently shift to new dates

2021-11-18

VF Corporation releases third annual profile on inclusion, diversity, equity and action (IDEA)

2021-11-18

AATCC Announces Future Leaders Award Recipients

2021-11-18

EU invests over €1 billion in innovative projects to decarbonise the economy

2021-11-18

European Green Deal: Commission adopts new proposals to stop deforestation, innovate sustainable waste management and make soils healthy for people, nature and climate

2021-11-18

H&M Group committed to taking action on climate beyond COP26

2021-11-18

H&M Group launches circular design tool “Circulator”

2021-11-18

Flexi-Loft: versatile sustainability champion with high acoustic performance

2021-11-18

The LYCRA Company reconfirmed partnership with MarediModa show

2021-11-18

Indorama Ventures included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) for the fifth consecutive year

2021-11-18

IST Safety Ltd’s protective clothing comes to life with Durak Tekstil aramid sewing threads

2021-11-18

ITA PhD student Kai-Chieh Kuo was awarded Best Master’s Thesis Award of Walter Reiners-Stiftung (Foundation)

2021-11-18

FESPA Eurasia 2021 will witness an unforgettable Mimaki show once again

2021-11-18

Management succession planning at Uster Technologies AG

2021-11-17

Berto travels km zero to support B2C brands

2021-11-17

RGE provides second annual update on USD 200 Million commitment in next-generation textile fibre innovation and technology

2021-11-17

Mahlo: Two heads of subsidiaries celebrate anniversaries 25 and 40 years with the world market leader

2021-11-17

WIRKsam - Shaping economic change in the Rhenish textile and coal region with AI

2021-11-17

Unlocking the Trillion-Dollar fashion decarbonisation opportunity

2021-11-17

Gina Tricot and We aRe SpinDye in a resource-efficient collaboration.

2021-11-15

Kelheim Fibres once again finishes high in Canopy's Hot Button Ranking

2021-11-12

Italian textile machinery: Third quarter 2021 remains positive for new orders

2021-11-11

Textile Commissioner marks her presence at “Textile Philately” Presented by India ITME Society & India Post

2021-11-11

Eco Award and Performance Award for innovative winter fabrics 23/24

2021-11-11

Innovations in the spirit of the circular economy

2021-11-11

Ralph Lauren Corporation applauds selection of U.S. regenerative cotton fund as an AIM for Climate Innovation Sprint Partner at COP26

2021-11-11

Canada Goose achieves Responsible Down Certification

2021-11-11

Fashion industry trade policy request | COP26

2021-11-11

Action for a Climate-Positive World: The Business Community’s Imperative

2021-11-11

Paimio circular economy plant for end-of-life textiles opened on a high note of celebration on 2 November 2021

2021-11-11

VEOCEL™ brand launches industry’s first Fiber Identification System to address growing demand for supply chain transparency in beauty industry

2021-11-11

Livinguard technology proven to kill >99% of COVID Delta variant

2021-11-11

ANDRITZ to supply a high-speed spunlace line to Welspun, India

2021-11-11

Elke Katz joins the board of the Beitlich Family Foundation

2021-11-11

Carbios’ Board of Directors nominates a new Chief Executive Officer

2021-11-11

Memsift establishes partnership with Birla Cellulose

2021-11-11

World Leader in smart embedded RFID, Primo1D raises 15M Euros for industrial-scale deployment

2021-11-11

South American sports apparel leader Supertex accelerates its digitization journey with Coats Digital

2021-11-11

Circulose® presents ‘Cyclical Movements’ — a work by Alexander Wessely and Jacob Mühlrad

2021-11-11

Milliken & Company announces carbon-neutral flooring portfolio

2021-11-11

Solvay & 9T Labs bring additive manufacturing of carbon composite parts to mass production

2021-11-11

SGL Carbon opens new apprenticeship center at its site in Nowy Sacz, Poland

2021-11-11

Spinnova invests in an in-house R&D yarn spinning line

2021-11-11

adidas performed well in a challenging environment during Q3 2021

2021-11-11

Fully booked VIEW Premium Selection presents around 300 collections as a safe preview trade show in Munich

2021-11-11

Infinna™ to feature in future GANNI collections

2021-11-11

Esquel Group appoints Edgar Tung as new Chief Executive Officer

2021-11-11

Compamed 2021: Freudenberg is paving the way for first-class sustainable woundcare

2021-11-11

Lenzing launches industry’s first fiber identification system for beauty products

2021-11-11

AATCC announces Olney Medal recipient

2021-11-11

Autumn 2021 economic forecast: From recovery to expansion, amid headwinds

2021-11-11

ShanghaiTex 2021 – Textech Inno Week postponement announcement

2021-11-10

Top young talent with cutting-edge topics

2021-11-10

Webtalk: Augmented Reality in the textile industry

2021-11-10

The doyen of silk testing

2021-11-08

A new dynamic for the TMAS board

2021-11-08

Techtextil India gears up for its first-ever post-pandemic edition through its hybrid exhibition in November

2021-11-05

Using technical warp knitted fabrics from WEFTTRONIC® II G to provide greater efficiency on construction sites

2021-11-04

Top fashion CEOs called out for being ‘woven in’ with fossil fuels

2021-11-04

Picanol launches new connect generation airjet and rapier weaving machines