Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2024-04-11

Two strong partners: innovating for decades

Texfina in Peru (founded in 1947) and Brückner in Germany (founded in 1949) can both look back on impressive success stories spanning more than seven decades. The two family-run companies are pioneers with innovative power. In difficult times, Texfina has put the 3rd Brückner line into operation!

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2024-04-11

Alchemie Technology unveils its first in-market digital textile dyeing production and demonstration hub in Taiwan

Alchemie Technology, a Cambridge-based clean digital textile dyeing technology pioneer, has today announced the opening of its first in-market production and demonstration facility in Nantou, Taiwan, dedicated to woven polyester. With the introduction of Alchemie’s Endeavour low carbon digital textile dyeing production in Nantou, Alchemie sets a new standard for textile dyeing, challenging conventional practices.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-04-11

LYCRA® introducesT903C Fiber to revolutionize comfort and performance in medical textiles

At The LYCRA Company, the team is dedicated to pushing the boundaries of innovation to develop products that elevate comfort, performance, and quality across various industries. Their latest breakthrough comes in the form of LYCRA® T903C fiber.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2024-04-11

In 2023, European Nonwovens Production Decreased by 5.7%

EDANA, the leading global association advocating the benefits of nonwovens for society, released today an overview of the high-level figures from the EDANA Statistics Report on Nonwovens Production and Deliveries for 2023.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-04-11

ITM showcases cutting-edge innovations at Techtextil and Texprocess 2024

In a groundbreaking move, the Institute of Textile Machinery and High Performance Material Technology (ITM) of TU Dresden will be showcasing its latest advancements at Techtextil and Texprocess 2024, with an impressive presence across three stands at the Frankfurt/Main trade fair from April 23rd to 26th.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2024-04-11

Successful collaboration: Groz-Beckert and Santoni develop innovative INNOTAS knitting system

In recent years, Italian circular knitting machine manufacturer Santoni (part of the Lonati Group) and Groz-Beckert have worked together to develop a new self-cleaning knitting system for the INNOTAS circular knitting machine.

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Composites

2024-04-11

With Jan Karnath, Reifenhäuser is bringing the fourth generation and new skills into the family business

Jan Karnath (39), a nephew of Bernd Reifenhäuser (CEO) and Ulrich Reifenhäuser (CSO), is the first representative of the fourth generation to join the operational business of the Reifenhäuser Group.

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Composites

2024-04-11

Exciting prospects for composites

Interview with Lovis Kneisel, CEO of FUSE, about an alpine ski made from hemp-based composites

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Techtextil 2024

2024-04-11

ITA/BIOTEXFUTURE/ITA Augsburg at Techtextil

At Techtextil in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, the ITA Group will be presenting its entire range of research on sustainability and recycling at the Elmatex joint stand in Hall 12.0 D63 from 23 to 26 April 2024: The BIOTEXFUTURE innovation area is gaining speed and is presenting most of the exhibition items at its own stand and at the stand of ITA Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University. Specifically, these are the projects BIOBASE, BIOTURF, CO2TEX, DEGRATEX and LIGHTLINING projects.

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Texprocess 2024

2024-04-11

VEIT Group presents product highlights and innovations at Texprocess 2024

At Texprocess in Frankfurt/Main (23 - 26 April 2024, Hall 8.0, booth A28), the VEIT Group will be presenting the latest innovations as well as highlights from the fields of ironing technology, fusing, laminating, textile care, all the way to the automotive and interior sector.

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Weaving

2024-04-11

On the trail of the zeitgeist

The exhibition “Acquired! Shaping the National Design Collection” at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, which opened on 16 March, features a STOLL work that has been part of the museum’s permanent collection since 2017

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Composites

2024-04-11

REV Technologies for electric vehicles debuts at Tire Technology Expo

Kordsa, a global player in the tire, construction reinforcement, composite technologies and compounding, took part in one of the world's premier tire technology fairs, Tire Technology Expo 2024, held in Hannover, Germany. At the fair, Kordsa unveiled its new brand, REV Technologies, aimed at the electric vehicle market, solidifying its commitment to shaping the future of sustainable mobility.

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Composites

2024-04-11

Extending the success of business meetings events to Bangkok

Following the success of business meetings events in the DACH region and Italy over the past years, JEC is proud to announce the inaugural edition of JEC Forum Southeast Asia, in partnership with the Thai Composites Association. It is set to take place in Bangkok on June 11 and 12, 2024. This event aims to replicate the achievements of its predecessors by bringing together key stakeholders from the composites industry for two days of networking, collaboration, and knowledge exchange.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-04-11

VDMA members at Techtextil: Focus on automation and digitalisation

Techtextil, taking place end of April in Frankfurt, will see a strong participation of VDMA member companies. More than 50 members will be presenting smart technologies for technical textiles in various application areas, seven of them at the VDMA group stand. A focus of the exhibitors will be on automation and digitalisation.

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HEBERLEIN PolyJet TG-3 - Techtextil Hall 12.0 Booth B01

Texprocess 2024

2024-04-11

Kornit Digital set to demonstrate the unmatched power of single-step digital fabric printing at Texprocess 2024

Kornit Digital, a worldwide market leader in sustainable, on-demand digital fashion and textile production technologies, announced today the company is setting the stage for an unprecedented display of its vibrant digital fabric and integrated workflow portfolio at Texprocess 2024. Kornit’s display at Messe Frankfurt – being held April 23-26 – allows attendees to experience the unmatched power of digital textiles, enabling companies to grow both dynamically and sustainably, respond to ever-changing customer demands and embrace the newly digital supply chain. Don’t miss the chance to visit Kornit Digital at Hall 8, Stand A32.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-04-11

The DITF will be present in Frankfurt with a booth and five presentations

The German Institutes of Textile and Fiber Research (DITF) will be providing information on new developments along the entire textile value chain.

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Recycling

2024-04-11

Companies in Japan initiate demonstration to expand the automotive recycling process

DENSO CORPORATION and other partners have been chosen by an industry-government-academia collaborative project aiming to expand the recycle content for automobile in the fiscal year 2023 supported by Ministry of the Environment, Japan.

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Yarn & Fiber

2024-04-11

INVISTA intends to explore strategic alternatives for its nylon fibers business

NVISTA, an industry leader in the nylon 6,6 and polypropylene value chains, today announced its intent to explore strategic alternatives for its nylon fibers business.

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Industry 4.0

2024-04-11

ANDRITZ collaborates with Microsoft to drive innovation in the manufacturing industry

International technology group ANDRITZ is collaborating with Microsoft to co-innovate the future of the process industry by enabling fully autonomous factories and by creating a trusted data ecosystem based on the ANDRITZ Metris digital platform and Microsoft Cloud for Manufacturing.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-04-11

ANDRITZ will focus on textile recycling and durable nonwoven production technologies

International technology group ANDRITZ will be presenting its innovative nonwovens production and textile solutions at Techtextil in Frankfurt, Germany, from April 23 to 26 (hall 12, booth B93).

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Texprocess 2024

2024-04-08

AI plus 3D/2D at Texprocess 2024

At Texprocess, Style3D | ASSYST presents the power of Artificial Intelligence in a fully digital fashion workflow. Brands and manufacturers benefit from fast, high-quality designs, reliable fit across products, and precise cost calculations and savings.

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Texprocess 2024

2024-04-08

PFAFF INDUSTRIAL & KSL will showcase a wide range of innovations at Texprocess

At TEXPROCESS trade fair in Frankfurt in hall 9.0 (stand no. B22, B26, B30, C11), PFAFF INDUSTRIAL & KSL, together with Dürkopp Adler and Sonotronic, will be presenting innovative and high-performance solutions in all of its areas.

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Textile chemistry

2024-04-04

Eva Baumann becomes the new CEO of the CHT Group

As of April 1, 2024, Eva Baumann takes over the position of CEO in our company. Together with Prof. Dr. Klaus Müller, who acts as CFO, she forms the management of the internationally active CHT Group.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2024-04-04

Airy cellulose from a 3D printer

Ultra-light, thermally insulating and biodegradable: Cellulose-based aerogels are versatile. Empa researchers have succeeded in 3D printing the natural material into complex shapes that could one day serve as precision insulation in microelectronics or as personalized medical implants.

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Raw Materials

2024-04-04

Panda Biotech announces commercial operations have begun at its flagship Panda Hemp Gin

Panda Biotech™ announced today that commercial operations have officially begun at the Panda Hemp Gin, their landmark industrial hemp processing facility in Wichita Falls, Texas. The focus of the operation is on providing five main product lines from hemp, including mechanically cottonized fiber, decorticated fiber, hurd (cellulose), short-fiber/hurd mix, and nutrient-rich micronized hemp dust. The innumerous applications for each product vary broadly from consumer and industrial textiles, non-wovens, paper products, bioplastics, biofuel, animal bedding, fiberglass substitute, construction materials such as hempcrete, mulch, insulation, and more.

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Recycling

2024-04-04

Eastman selected by U.S. Department of Energy to receive up to $375 million investment for its second U.S. molecular recycling project

Eastman (NYSE: EMN) today announced significant progress towards its leadership in the circular economy. Eastman’s second U.S. molecular recycling project has been selected by the Department of Energy (DOE) to begin award negotiations for up to $375 million in Bipartisan Infrastructure Law and Inflation Reduction Act funding as part of the Industrial Demonstrations Program (IDP). The DOE announcement led to Eastman announcing the intent to build a second U.S. molecular recycling facility at its location in Longview, Texas.

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News Archive
2024-04-04

What’s clogging the pipes? The largest sewage collection study has the answers

2024-04-04

3rd Dresden International Colloquium on Tailored Carbon Fibres

2024-04-04

These are the industry's game changers: Techtextil and Texprocess impress with a strong knowledge programme

2024-04-04

GMG and VF Corporation extend partnership to expand footprint across MENA and SEA

2024-04-04

D-house laboratorio urbano collaborating with Kornit Digital

2024-04-04

Initial 2024/25 forecast shows gains in area, production, consumption and trade

2024-04-04

Monforts to debut the coaTTex at Techtextil 2024

2024-04-04

37. International Cotton Conference Bremen - Successful conference attracts around 400 guests

2024-04-04

High precision in coating and laminating // Cavitec introduces new technology achieving unmatched performance of activewear fabrics

2024-04-04

EURATEX launches another initiative to promote upskilling and reskilling in the textiles, clothing, leather and footwear industry

2024-04-04

Crealet presents its innovative warp tension solutions at Techtextil 2024

2024-04-04

Driving Change: New EDANA Forums at the Heart of Innovation and Sustainability in the Nonwovens Industry

2024-04-04

Eagerly awaited ITMA ASIA + CITME exhibition in Singapore gears up for opening of space application

2024-04-04

BTMA’s advanced fibre focus at Techtextil 2024

2024-04-04

Archroma, G-Star RAW and Advance Denim promote cleaner denim production

2024-04-04

Sparxell raises $3.2m to advance development of sustainable pigments

2024-04-04

NILIT goes circular with SENSIL® Flow

2024-04-04

CARBIOS joins Paris Good Fashion to accelerate textile circularity and contribute to more sustainable fashion

2024-03-28

TRUECYCLED: A holistic approach to textile recycling success

2024-03-28

International visitor numbers double, exhibitors commend domestic market strength at Shanghai’s Intertextile Apparel

2024-03-28

To fly the flag in East Asia

2024-03-28

Master the Change with solutions from the KARL MAYER GROUP

2024-03-28

PERFORMANCE DAYS impresses industry across the board

2024-03-28

Circular Polymers by Ascend and ReDefyne experts highlight expanded application options for post-consumer recycled nylons, PET and PP

2024-03-28

adidas introduces TWISTKNIT and TWISTWEAVE as part of ULTIMATE365 RANGE

2024-03-28

Covestro advocates its environmentally friendly Waterborne PU Coatings at the International Technical Textiles Symposium (ITTS)

2024-03-28

‘Waste Hero’ recycling education program delivers significant social value in Indonesia and the Philippines

2024-03-28

H&M Hennes & Mauritz with increased profit in first quarter 24

2024-03-28

Itema showcases the Itematech weaving solutions at Techtextil 2024

2024-03-28

CHT presents tailor-made and modern product and process solutions at Techtextil

2024-03-28

Solutions for technical applications at Techtextil 2024

2024-03-28

New! Introducing the Supplier to Zero Reviewer Application

2024-03-28

Italian Textile Machinery takes the lead at Techtextil Frankfurt

2024-03-28

INDA remembers nonwovens industry veteran CK Wong

2024-03-28

H&M’s Annual and Sustainability Report 2023 is published

2024-03-27

Period underwear made from biobased materials at Techtextil

2024-03-27

Fashion Hong Kong 2024 pop-up store in Paris draws strong response

2024-03-27

Sportswear Powerhouse improves cross-factory capacity

2024-03-27

Microfactory for filter bags developed in Sweden

2024-03-27

Industry strides towards greener future as Yarn Expo Spring 2024 draws to a close

2024-03-27

Stäubli at Techtextil – a hub of innovation for future developments

2024-03-27

From manual to automated fabric inspection // Step up to assured fabric quality for technical and sensitive applications

2024-03-21

Meet Saurer at Indo Intertex 2024

2024-03-21

Commission sets out actions to tackle labour and skills shortages

2024-03-21

Lenzing remains a sustainability champion and prepares for the European Green Deal­­

2024-03-21

Sustainable, leading in digitalisation and innovative textile technologies at ITM 2024

2024-03-21

Romania provides untapped opportunities for Europe’s bio-based sector and green growth

2024-03-21

Lenzing Group's financial performance in 2023: Overcoming challenges with resilience

2024-03-21

Groz-Beckert develops innovative slider needle for circular knitting machines together with Vanguard Pailung

2024-03-21

Testing, testing, at Techtextil 2024

2024-03-21

Pincroft produces nearly 70% of own electricity

2024-03-21

Celebrating Innovation: Schoeller Textil article 59390 won an iF DESIGN AWARD

2024-03-21

How functional are natural fibres and materials? The new Nature Performance area at Techtextil provides answers

2024-03-21

Oerlikon – total solutions for the Vietnamese textile industry

2024-03-21

DIENES at Techtextil 2024

2024-03-21

Bright future of cellulose fibres in textiles, hygiene, construction and packaging – Conference shows top-innovations

2024-03-21

Waiting for an upwind

2024-03-21

Cellulose Fibre Innovation of the Year – Award for the project HEREWEAR

2024-03-21

IHKIB and WRAP have signed a collaboration agreement to boost Turkish Apparel exports to the USA

2024-03-21

IndoIntertex: Mahlo to showcase advanced textile solutions

2024-03-21

The world’s first 12-head comber: TCO 21XL

2024-03-21

ROICA™ by Asahi Kasei and TENCEL™ by Lenzing AG join forces in journey towards circular economy

2024-03-21

Intertextile Home Textiles – Spring Edition 2024 concludes with focus on evolving Chinese consumer trends

2024-03-21

CO2-negative construction thanks to new composite material

2024-03-21

STFI will be presenting fascinating, high-end textile products and solutions of tomorrow at Techtextil 2024.

2024-03-21

Revolutionizing Knitwear Design with CREATE DESIGN by KM.ON and STOLL

2024-03-21

Sustainable machine and plant technologies for the carpet industry in the Middle East

2024-03-21

European Commission announces “Textiles of the Future” Partnership under Horizon Europe

2024-03-21

DA GROUP accelerates market penetration in Central and South America

2024-03-21

GOTS applauds European Parliament’s vote on the Green Claims Directive

2024-03-21

Renewcell expands timeline to receive bids

2024-03-21

Toray develops durable reverse osmosis membrane

2024-03-21

Lenzing presents innovative concept combining sustainable glacier protection and circularity for textiles

2024-03-21

Jeanologia calls for shared responsability on World Water Day

2024-03-21

Fashion for Good welcomes ten new innovators to its 2024 innovation programme

2024-03-19

Kornit Digital reveals new opportunities for brands and retailers at FESPA Digital Print Expo 2024

2024-03-14

The Trützschler Group will present pioneering nonwovens solutions at Techtextil

2024-03-14

Retech will present advantages of its leading godet rolls at Techtextil

2024-03-14

Finishing first with Monforts at Techtextil 2024

2024-03-14

Archroma introduces ALBAFIX® ECO PLUS

2024-03-14

Future fashion technologies will come together at GarmentTech Istanbul exhibition

2024-03-14

First thermoplastic composite structure demonstrator

2024-03-14

Freudenberg’s Sant’Omero site implements ZDHC

2024-03-14

Electrifying opportunities for new business potential

2024-03-14

RICOH Pro™ D1600 Direct to Film system delivers digital industrial garment decoration first

2024-03-14

Infinited Fiber Company completes development financing round

2024-03-14

Baldwin and Elmatex GmbH partner at Techtextil Frankfurt to drive sustainable finishing

2024-03-14

Inditex reports exceptional results for FY 2023

2024-03-14

Machines weaken, but components, after sales and land sales make Rieter's 2023 financial year successful

2024-03-14

Esquel recognized in UN Global Compact's Guidebook on Gender Equality

2024-03-14

PUMA reduces greenhouse gas emissions by 24% in 2023

2024-03-14

President of the Bremen Parliament at the Cotton Exchange

2024-03-14

CEO Andrew Morlet will leave the Foundation in 2025

2024-03-14

Annual Member Meeting in India highlights future opportunities

2024-03-14

RegioGreenTex Annual Consortium Meeting in Portugal brings together 43 partners from 11 European regions to move the textile industry towards circularity

2024-03-14

Commission sets out key steps for managing climate risks to protect people and prosperity

2024-03-14

ITMF Annual Conference & IAF World Fashion Convention 2024

2024-03-14

Autoneum expands its presence in the Asian growth markets China and India

2024-03-14

adidas performs better than expected in transition year 2023

2024-03-14

First ever VIATT attracts 17,262 visits, lays foundation to ‘harness growth of Vietnam’s textile market’