Composites

2020-02-26

JEC WORLD 2020 postponed

Yesterday evening, based on the latest assessment of the situation and after consulting its board and key stakeholders of the composites industry, the JEC Group decided to postpone the 2020 edition of JEC World to May 12th to 14th 2020.

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Composites

2020-02-20

ITA shows a novel multi-fibre coating system live at the JEC

The Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University, short ITA will present innovations in glass and carbon fibre production at the joint stand of the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Construction AZL in hall 5A booth D97.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2020-02-20

A bralette full of promise

A new bra concept developed by Lisa Bahr makes use of the possibilities offered by the JACQUARDTRONIC® LACE.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2020-02-20

With its new machine KARL MAYER brings fresh impetus to the market of patterned Raschel fabrics in China. The newcomer with the designation RJ 5/1 was launched at an in-house show held at KARL MAYER (CHINA) during ShanghaiTex, 2019, where it was a real crowd puller.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-20

Freudenberg Performance Materials (Freudenberg) will be presenting an innovation that meets the increasing demands of manufacturers and consumers alike in the footwear market. Made from nonwoven fabric, the innovative crimping material optimally combines high permanent moldability and shape retention with flexibility and suppleness.

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Industry 4.0

2020-02-20

HANNOVER MESSE 2020: How change becomes growth

The manufacturing industry worldwide is grappling with the twin challenges of technological change and economic and political uncertainty. With its keynote theme of Industrial Transformation, HANNOVER MESSE 2020 focuses on the opportunities presented by innovative technologies, steadily growing and ever more readily available amounts of data, and a growing awareness of climate protection.

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Additive Manufacturing

2020-02-20

Additive manufacturing: Individual, climate-friendly production

Resource efficiency and sustainability are two key themes at the upcoming edition of HANNOVER MESSE, with additive manufacturing playing a major role. The close connection between additive manufacturing and lightweight construction will be reflected at HANNOVER MESSE, with both topics co-located in Hall 23. The 6th Additive Manufacturing Symposium is also being held at HANNOVER MESSE.

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Raw Materials

2020-02-20

Fluorescent cotton, magnetic cotton, cotton as a perfect functional textile at ICC Bremen

The International Cotton Conference Bremen takes place from 25-27 March in the Hanseatic city’s historic Town Hall on the Market Square. The conference presents trade visitors from all major continents with the most up-to-date and promising topics of the cotton textile supply chain and discusses the resulting challenges for the market. Science and industry are equally represented.

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Textile chemistry

2020-02-20

DyStar, a leading specialty chemical company with a heritage of more than a century in product development and innovation has resigned from Ecological and Toxicological Association of Dyes and Organic Pigments Manufacturers (ETAD) and is very happy to have joined TEGEWA as a member since January this year.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-20

Industry leaders from across sectors will move together toward a future world with cleaner air and water when they converge next week at Chicago’s Navy Pier for the FiltXPO™ International Filtration/Separation Exhibition & Technical Conference, Feb. 26-28. More than 1,000 attendees will gather for the three-day event to seek solutions for improved filtration and separation materials, equipment and technologies and to forge a new vision for this growing segment.

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Sustainability

2020-02-20

Toray and MIDORI ANZEN launching Japan’s first uniforms certified by MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX®

MIDORI ANZEN Co., Ltd., and Toray Industries, Inc., today announced that their jointly developed work uniforms have become the first in Japan to be qualified a MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX®, a traceable product label that guarantees that a textile product has been manufactured using sustainable processes under environmentally friendly and socially responsible working conditions. OEKO-TEX® certification is a key benchmark for safety and customer confidence in more than 100 countries. MIDORI ANZEN will launch the new uniforms in January this year.

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Composites

2020-02-20

Hexcel’s complete composite solutions for marine at JEC World 2020

At JEC World 2020, Hexcel will display components and models from marine composite specialists Gunboat and a leading U.K. superyacht builder, as well as showcase a new low-temperature adhesive film.

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Digital Printing

2020-02-20

No FESPA cancellation despite Corona virus

FESPA Global Print Expo 2020 will take place as scheduled from 24-27 March 2020 at IFEMA – Feria de Madrid, Spain, along with the co-located exhibitions, European Sign Expo 2020 and Sportswear Pro 2020. FESPA takes the concerns of exhibitors, visitors and partners regarding the outbreak of COVID-19 (also known as novel coronavirus) very seriously. Safety is always first priority, and FESPA wishes to take proactive steps to minimise the risks to all participants at the March 2020 events in Madrid. As such, the FESPA Board and Senior Management Team is actively monitoring all developments relating to COVID-19, guided by latest information from WHO (World Health Organisation).

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Yarn & Fiber

2020-02-20

210 participants joined “1st International Conference on Cellulose Fibres”

With 210 participants and 15 exhibitors from 26 different countries, the first conference on cellulose fibres in Cologne, Germany, was a great success and exceeded all expectations. The focus of the conference was on markets, technologies and sustainability – and especially alternative cellulose feedstocks.

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Research & Development

2020-02-20

Latent epoxy systems for fiber-reinforced plastics

Fiber-reinforced plastics (FRP) convince with excellent properties such as high strength, low weight, stiffness and vibration damping. It is therefore not surprising that the market for these materials is growing continuously. Forecasts predict annual growth rates of up to double figures.

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Spinning

2020-02-20

With Automation Solutions, Saurer takes next step toward automated factories

Textile companies are facing increasingly complex challenges: higher labour costs and employee turnover rates, not to mention the need to automate material flow, reduce lead times and boost productivity. Furthermore, companies increasingly require comprehensive automation solutions due to greater demands on yarn quality and ease of use as well as the trend towards large and heavy packages.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-19

New ideas for sustainable and affordable wipes

At INDEX booth 2327 Truetzschler Nonwovens and Truetzschler Card Clothing introduces new line concepts and wires for efficiently making sustainable nonwovens for wipes or hygiene textiles.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2020-02-19

Mahlo measuring and control technology at leading trade fair for nonwovens

Mahlo GmbH + Co. KG will be presenting product solutions for high-quality and efficient nonwovens production at Index 2020 from March 31 to April 3 in Geneva, Switzerland. On booth 47229 you can see, among other things, the latest sensor development for the established quality measurement system Qualiscan QMS-12.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-14

Focus on sustainability: Sandler at INDEX 2020

Looking to the future, Sandler puts a focus on sustainable and innovative raw materials this year – away from chemical towards natural fibres. With a high level of technical know-how our development and sales experts are already implementing solutions for tomorrow: New developments for wipes feature high functionality and contribute to conserving resources.

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News Archive
2020-02-13

Techtextil India NEXT hackathon: Revolutionising the sector through collaboration and sustainability

2020-02-13

Navis Tubetex ships 6-meter wide nonwovens machine

2020-02-13

Erhardt+Leimer at Index 2020

2020-02-13

Gore manufacturing plant for fabrics products in Putzbrunn achieved ISO14001 certification

2020-02-13

DSM Dyneema successfully defends attack against one of its key patents in China

2020-02-13

Health, sleep and sustainability trends and themes of the future dominated at Heimtextil 2020

2020-02-13

VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies: High expectations of Texcare International 2020

2020-02-13

Early bird pricing ends soon for Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas 2020

2020-02-13

Baldwin Technology appoints Joe Kline as new President and CEO

2020-02-13

Archroma, together with Carlin, presents the first “Color Atlas” for polyester and “active wear” color trends for winter 2021/2022 

2020-02-13

Innovation planets: Four dedicated showcase areas to discover composite innovations at JEC World

2020-02-13

Ascend to purchase compounding and masterbatch businesses of Poliblend and Esseti Plast

2020-02-13

From waste to high-quality yarn: Contributing to the sustainable use of cotton with IDF 2

2020-02-12

World’s first C2C Platinum for Rajby Textiles

2020-02-12

ICC Bremen keynotes: focus on sustainability and climate change

2020-02-12

Lenzing introduces TENCEL™ Modal Fibers with Eco Pure Technology to strengthen sustainability commitment

2020-02-12

Kornit Digital brings on-demand eco-fashion technology to pure origin

2020-02-12

Kordsa at the World of Concrete with its innovative construction reinforcement brand KraTos

2020-02-12

Freudenberg completes sale of South American hygiene business

2020-02-12

New technology in a proven system

2020-02-10

Roland DG to reveal new digital opportunities at FESPA 2020

2020-02-10

New automated line concept by TMAS members

2020-02-07

RÖKONA trusts in technology made by BRÜCKNER

2020-02-07

Mimaki with new hybrid textile printer at FESPA 2020

2020-02-06

CHIC Shanghai March 2020 postponed

2020-02-06

Country on stage: The Netherlands at JEC World 2020

2020-02-06

ANDRITZ at INDEX 2020

2020-02-06

Registration opens for 2020 World of Wipes® International Conference

2020-02-06

Global cotton trade expands as Latin America increases exports

2020-02-06

Freudenberg Hygiene Brazil is now part of Brazilian nonwoven specialist Fitesa

2020-02-05

Sustainable urban design

2020-02-05

Chomarat shortlisted for a JEC innovation awards with G-FLOW™

2020-02-05

First anti-NOX textile facade enables nitrogen oxide reduction

2020-02-05

Genetic engineering, robot technology, seed breeding, cotton cultivation, ginning

2020-02-05

Hexcel and NaCa Systems develop hybrid carbon and wood fiber composite car seat back

2020-02-05

UCMTF is introducing a new logo.

2020-02-05

Key points in the Canclini 1925 strategy for 2020

2020-02-05

James Heal launches WickView

2020-02-05

Further orders from Egypt

2020-02-05

Picanol at ITME Africa

2020-02-05

Italian textile machinery: Orders index closes in decline for 2019

2020-02-05

Axiom Materials expands its capabilities

2020-02-03

Sicomin’s InfuGreen 810 provides uncompromising performance

2020-02-03

Dynamic Modifiers achieves highest flame retardancy with new coating

2020-02-03

DOMO Chemicals completes the acquisition of Solvay’s performance polyamides business in Europe

2020-02-03

BASF closes acquisition of polyamide business from Solvay

2020-02-03

Shanghai textile fairs in March to be postponed

2020-01-30

Popular all-in-one garments feature 3XDRY® textile technology from Schoeller®

2020-01-30

Teijin frontier to exhibit eco-friendly materials at Première Vision Paris

2020-01-30

Teijin to establish new company for automotive components

2020-01-30

French connection upgrades to YuniquePLM® to facilitate growth and data integration

2020-01-30

DiloGroup to exhibit at INDEX

2020-01-30

Focus on carpet yarns

2020-01-30

Polartec® releases 100% recyclable and lighter Power Air™ fabric

2020-01-30

World premier during 2020 ISPO

2020-01-30

Annual conference 2020 of Erhardt+Leimer GmbH

2020-01-30

ISPO Munich 2020: The industry is taking responsibility

2020-01-30

Laser + textile engineering = faster CFK production

2020-01-30

Toray debuts a PET-recycled version of its Primeflex stretch fabric series

2020-01-29

25th anniversary in Changzhou

2020-01-29

Celebrating excellence in composites at JEC World 2020

2020-01-29

ITME AFRICA 2020

2020-01-29

Benninger AG acquires LAB-PRO GmbH

2020-01-29

First information on the financial year 2019

2020-01-29

OKI and Mimaki engineering conclude exclusive international sales agreement

2020-01-29

ISKO wows ISPO with market leading sportswear innovation.

2020-01-29

KORDSA raised its carbon disclosure project

2020-01-29

EDANA Announces nominees for the INDEX™20 Awards

2020-01-29

Dark Ice Project: an unaided exploration to the North Pole

2020-01-29

ICAC combines three reports into one massive, annual ‘Cotton Data Book’

2020-01-29

Central panel discussion: Circular Economy – The Future

2020-01-27

Sustainability – innovating to meet the challenges

2020-01-25

Talking sustainability with Monforts denim customers

2020-01-24

Hohenstein advances textile sustainability with microfiber analysis.

2020-01-24

Focusing on Ethiopia’s cotton and textile industry

2020-01-24

Huntsman textile effects partners with Xenon arc to form navicolor

2020-01-23

Expansion of prototyping facilities for NIRI with investment in airlaid technology

2020-01-23

Overview Winter 2021/22 – Focus on Cosmopolitan

2020-01-23

Hohenstein to test for new international GMO protocol

2020-01-23

Follmann acquires Chemical Alliance

2020-01-23

Epson debuts first industrial direct-to-garment printer bringing new levels of customization to growing digital textile market

2020-01-23

Ultra-light landing gear made of carbon fiber composites for air taxis

2020-01-23

Loepfe at ITME Africa 2020

2020-01-23

Durst restructures textile printing segment

2020-01-23

Leading denim ingredient brand ISKO takes the fashion world by storm with ISKO Wild™, the first ever denim fur.

2020-01-23

Südwolle Group expands its sustainability commitment through the collaboration with RENU fibres by ITOCHU Corporation

2020-01-23

Oerlikon Nonwoven showcases convincing meltblown and spunbond technology

2020-01-23

Stoll at Spinexpo

2020-01-23

JEC World 2020: Inspiring experts and exceptional keynote speeches!

2020-01-22

Successful machine extension with heat-recovery system at HANNO in Laatzen

2020-01-22

Automation progresses along the laundry sector

2020-01-22

Plastic Recycling Awards Europe 2020: Freudenberg Performance Materials named among the finalists

2020-01-22

DOMO Chemicals appoints Yves Bonte as CEO and Chairman of the Board

2020-01-22

Functional yarns add value to textile products at Yarn Expo Spring 2020

2020-01-22

Mahlo cooperates with universities in Bangladesh

2020-01-20

Wood-based alternative: Feminine hygiene fibres from Kelheim

2020-01-20

ISKO joins the Berlin Fashion Week with a 360 degree approach.

2020-01-20

Huntsman textile effects to feature comprehensive suite of high performance products at outdoor retailer snow show

2020-01-20

Half a century of excellence in home textiles

2020-01-20

My Wires – The smart way to manage card clothings