Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-07-11

TEXWORLD PARIS 2019 September

Texworld Paris, the exhibition for fabrics, trimmings and materials, remains a must-attend event for sourcing textiles and international clothing manufacturers. This year it is increasing the emphasis on the issues of sustainability.

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Sustainability

2019-07-11

Launch of the Responsible Down Standard (RDS), Version 3.0

Textile Exchange announces the release of the Responsible Down Standard (RDS), version 3.0. This signifies the first substantial revision since the 2014 launch of the standard, that presently covers more than 500 million birds.

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Denim

2019-07-11

Latest Denim trends at Texworld Denim

An essential material, indispensable for designers and never out of fashion: denim is the focus of the Texworld Denim show. Texworld Denim Paris offers an expanded international range of denim textiles and denim clothing manufacturers. An inclusion that is much appreciated by prime contractors as an addition to the flagship trade fair Texworld Paris.

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Digital Printing

2019-07-11

Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies and at the forefront of the web-to-print revolution in fabrics, has affirmed its technological commitment to the dynamic textile industry with prestigious deals in key growth sectors across the world.

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Industry 4.0

2019-07-11

Every user is familiar with this: One wrong parameter in the production process and in the worst case scenario, the product is completely unusable. Waste costs time and money, but is a problem that can be avoided. With correctly applied knowledge of plastics, processes, digitalization, and scientific data analyses, productivity and product quality can be improved, and the waste of resources simultaneously minimized. Reifenhäuser Digital (RD) makes the demanding topic of data science/data analytics tangible for its customers.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-07-11

Take a leap into the future – with KARL MAYER

There was a great deal of visitor interest in the innovations show put on by KARL MAYER at ITMA. As an innovative market leader, KARL MAYER was presenting its products once again at ITMA, which was held from 20 to 26 June 2019, and its stand soon became the meeting point for the sector.

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Denim

2019-07-11

ISKO hits Berlin for the exciting Final Award Ceremony of ISKO I-SKOOL™ 6

On July 3rd, the top-class international Denim Design competition announced its latest edition’s winners with a high-profile event at Glashaus. The industry’s most influential people gathered to celebrate New Denim Codes enjoying an entertaining fashion show and party. Special host for the night: acclaimed actor Matthew Modine.

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Research & Development

2019-07-11

ITA Academy wins 2nd prize at the Digital Leader Award 2019

On June 27, 2019 the ITA Academy from Aachen, Germany, was awarded second prize in the Digital Leader Award 2019 in the category "Culture". The ITA Academy won the prize for its contribution "Digital Capability Center Aachen - Experience Digital Transformation Live". The award ceremony took place in front of around 300 decision-makers from the German business community in Berlin, Germany.

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Composites

2019-07-11

Asia-Pacific composites community to meet at JEC Asia

JEC Asia is the major, most insightful composites event in Asia-Pacific for products, solutions, net-working, and advanced industry thinking. For its 12th edition and third time in Seoul, JEC Asia 2019 will gather companies from the entire composites value chain in Asia Pacific to present their latest capabilities and innovations to the composites community and the strategic end-user’s market including: Mobility, Aeronautics, Building & Construction.

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Spinning

2019-07-11

ITMA 2019 a big success for RETECH

Except for cheese, chocolate, knifes and watches there are also very famous heated godets for extrusion lines engineered and produced in Switzerland as to be seen during ITMA in Barcelona.

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Composites

2019-07-11

New Consortium HAICoPAS targets innovative solutions for carbon thermoplastic composite structures.

Hexcel, Arkema and their partners are pleased to announce that their joint collaborative project “HAICoPAS” has received approval from Bpifrance and the support (grant of 6 million euros) of France’s Investissements d’Avenir program.

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-07-10

Sales EUR 1,211 million. EBITDA EUR 185 million. In 2019 first half, sales volumes slow yet margins hold. Second half outlook more uncertain: positive but lower than in 2018.

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Spinning

2019-07-10

Among other factors, such as digitens™ (SSM online regulated yarn tension) and DIGICONE® 2 (SSM step precision winding), the backpressure force is a very important influencing factor for a perfect yarn package construction on a winding machine. The backpressure force has a significant influence on the package density that needs to be achieved.

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Textile chemistry

2019-07-10

Archroma to introduce new range for high wet-fast color in sportswear

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, recently launched at the ITMA exhibition its new Foron® SP-WF, a range of high wet-fast disperse dyes for sportswear and active wear applications.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-07-10

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in Tech Fashion

Leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., together with its Brazilian rep­ resentative BRASTEMA TECNOLOGIA TEXTIL LTDA., will participate in the Tech Fashion shows, a series of private exhibi­ tions held at three locations in Brazil in July and August. The exhibitions will be a showcase for the company’s latest computerized flat knitting technology, presented through fashion shows as well as machine exhibits at each venue.

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Weaving

2019-07-08

Zero twist for composite fabrics guaranteed

IRO AB, a member of the Vandewiele group, reports strong interest in its ZTF Zero Twist Feeder introduced at the recent ITMA 2019 in Barcelona, Spain, particularly from companies involved in the growing market of textile reinforcements for composites.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-07-08

EDANA elects new board

EDANA has elected new Governors and a new team of Officers for 2019 - 2020. Mikael Staal Axelsen (Fibertex) accepted the nomination of Chairman and will be supported in the role by Vice-Chairs Omar Hoek (Ahlstrom-Munksjö, France) and David Lamb (Nonwovenn Ltd, UK). Paul Eevers’ (Unilever) position as Treasurer was also renewed. Announced at EDANA’s recent Annual Strategic Review and AGM in Vienna, the newly elected Board began their term on July 1st.

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Spinning

2019-07-08

Reifenhäuser Group invests in new production and assembly hall for flat dies

The Reifenhäuser Group has started construction of a new production hall at the headquarters in Troisdorf. With the groundbreaking ceremony, the project is now entering the intensive construction phase. The new production and assembly hall with an area of 3,000 square meters is expected to be completed by spring 2020.

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Making-Up

2019-07-04

The kick-off of Africa’s ultimate textile technologies trade fair

STITCH & TEX EXPO - AFRO EDITION will feature the new concept of organizing two consecutive trade fairs. The first trade fair is dedicated to garment processing technologies including Sewing, Embroidery, Fabrics and their Accessories, while the second is dedicated to textile processing technologies including Weaving, Spinning, Knitting, and Dyeing Machinery, Technologies and Spare Parts. The two events are held under the giant brand STITCH & TEX EXPO - AFRO EDITION.

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News Archive
2019-07-04

Technology drives new era of fashion e-commerce

2019-07-04

Next CHIC will open its doors in September

2019-07-04

Hexcel announces official opening of FAHCCT laboratory in Shanghai

2019-07-04

INDA’s World of Wipes® 2019 international conference provided valuable connections and new ideas for a circular economy

2019-07-04

Elastic cotton clothing made of 100% cotton

2019-07-04

Dress with CO2

2019-07-04

Teijin to acquire Benet Automotive

2019-07-04

NEONYT: 10 years as THE global tradeshow for sustainable fashion

2019-07-04

Techtextil 2019: the highlights

2019-07-04

SGL Carbon puts Logistics Center at the Meitingen site into operation

2019-07-04

SGL Carbon supports student group from the Technical University of Munich

2019-07-04

Loepfe presents brand-new yarn clearer generation

2019-07-04

COMSAT opts for the Eltex EyETM

2019-07-04

Huntsman textile effects to present broad range of HIGH IQ® intelligent effects in New York

2019-07-04

Shorter and faster entry into the textile concrete market possible

2019-07-04

Kelheim Fibres wins World of Wipes Innovation Award

2019-07-03

Sustainable looks with a focus on denim at the Neonyt Fashion Show

2019-07-03

Suominen introduces new product FIBRELLA® Combo with excellent topsheet softness and superior fluid management

2019-07-03

Launch of SHIMA SEIKI Online Services

2019-07-03

Italy focuses on the circular economy at the G20

2019-07-03

EU-Mercosur trade deal opens opportunity for textile and clothing companies

2019-07-03

ARCHROMA to introduce new eco-advanced "indigo clone" solution

2019-07-03

3D Vidya gives fashion wings!

2019-07-03

Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2019 opens on Thursday with record number of sourcing options

2019-06-27

Hexcel announces official opening of FAHCCT laboratory in Shanghai

2019-06-27

Innovation leads the way at ITMA 2019

2019-06-26

USTER® Fabric Inspection presents top technology and quality management expertise at ITMA

2019-06-25

With Modaris® V8R2, Lectra redefines the realism of 3D virtual prototyping

2019-06-25

ITMA 2019 - Saurer celebrates the 30th anniversary of CableCorder

2019-06-25

Cotton: Review of the world situation

2019-06-25

KARL MAYER is delighted at the great interest shown by visitors at ITMA

2019-06-24

ITMA 2019 - Saurer's fashion show celebrating 150 years embroidery

2019-06-24

ITMA 2019 - Zagis is Saurer's first customer for the newly launched air-spinning machine Autoairo

2019-06-24

Rieter awarded large contract from Egypt

2019-06-24

World premiere: DORNIER presents the rapier weaving machine P2

2019-06-23

USTER® TESTER 6: New features shown at ITMA

2019-06-22

India ITME Society connecting with industry at Barcelona 2019

2019-06-22

USTER launches five value modules for the quality management platform at ITMA

2019-06-22

Marzoli “weaving” the future of intelligent spinning at ITMA 2019

2019-06-22

Sustainability: ACIMIT rewards excellence in textile machinery manufacturing with the Italian Green Label award

2019-06-21

JEC Forum Chicago 2019: A great success for this new format

2019-06-21

Italy a major player at ITMA barcelona

2019-06-21

Oerlikon debuts new eAFK Evo texturing machine at ITMA 2019

2019-06-21

Kornit Digital launches cloud software analytics connectivity platform

2019-06-21

DIENES at ITMA 2019

2019-06-20

EFI showcases complete portfolio of advanced textile solutions at ITMA 2019

2019-06-20

ITA student Mathias Zidda receives the ITMA Research & Innovation Excellence Award 2019

2019-06-20

Mimaki Hybrid Printer Demonstration at ITMA 2019 Emphasises Accessibility of Textile Printing

2019-06-20

Going digital at ITMA 2019

2019-06-20

A more international ITMA 2019 sets new record with biggest number of exhibitors

2019-06-20

Denim maker Candiani SpA clinches itma 2019 sustainable innovation award

2019-06-20

HUNTSMAN textile effects joins ZDHC foundation as contributor and reaffirms commitment to environmental protection

2019-06-20

Gerber Technology makes a huge leap in 3D technology for pattern designers with AccuMark® 12.1 Release

2019-06-19

Beaulieu Engineered Products to announce customer R&D and capacity support for diverse world of textiles at ITMA 2019

2019-06-19

Kornit Digital brings its latest innovative and sustainable solutions for industrial digital textile printing to ITMA 2019

2019-06-19

Rieter at ITMA 2019 in Barcelona

2019-06-19

Exhibit Concept: KNITify™ the World

2019-06-19

ARCHROMA to join ZDHC as active and engaged contributor

2019-06-19

“Weave by Wire”: Why the digital age began much earlier for weaving machine manufacturers like DORNIER

2019-06-19

ZDHC Foundation welcomes broad chemical industry engagement

2019-06-19

On the way to an evergreen with ecological GREENDYE

2019-06-17

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP and SMIT, at ITMA Europe

2019-06-17

A world-first, introducing the 100% Merino wool boardshort

2019-06-17

General Assembly of the Bremen Cotton Exchange: Board Elects New Executive Committee

2019-06-17

New exhibitors and international options at Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen

2019-06-17

Award cerimony of "Eccellenze al lavoro" 2019

2019-06-17

EURATEX General Assembly

2019-06-14

Ceramic fiber development and weaving processes as groundbreaking production steps

2019-06-13

IMPERVIUS™ highlights on trends and techonologies

2019-06-13

The new Vandewiele RCE2+ digital carpet weaving machine at ITMA 2019

2019-06-13

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at ITMA 2019

2019-06-13

ITMA 2019 SUSTAINABLE INNOVATION AWARD FINALISTS UNVEILED

2019-06-13

“MAKE IT YOURS"

2019-06-13

Simpler and smarter with Monforts at ITMA 2019

2019-06-13

Reiners + Fürst presents new TURBO-S rings and new ring travellers at ITMA 2019

2019-06-13

CONTEST-S®

2019-06-13

Marton Mills installs WeaveMaster

2019-06-13

Tuong Long to convert 100% of its production to ground-breaking aniline-free* indigo solution by ARCHROMA

2019-06-13

Expanded finished product and contract offerings at 25th edition of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2019-06-13

New JAVELIN2 and Archer+ technology set to launch at ITMA 2019

2019-06-13

ITMA 2019: Saurer powers customers’ creation through its innovative solutions

2019-06-13

Monforts adds to its technological team in Germany

2019-06-13

STOLL will present the new knitelligence® machine generation at ITMA Barcelona

2019-06-13

Xetma Vollenweider Innovations at ITMA 2019

2019-06-13

HUNTSMAN TEXTILE EFFECTS introduces a new era of digital printing solutions at ITMA

2019-06-13

Mayer & Cie.’s new MJ 3.2 E makes a tailor-made job of body mapping

2019-06-13

Mayer & Cie.’s OVJA 1.1 EETT jacquard machine debuts at ITMA

2019-06-13

Attending for the 17th time, on the 100th anniversary of the company

2019-06-13

iNTERSPARE presents the latest Krantz Syncro at ITMA

2019-06-13

Autefa Solutions strong in fiber logistic

2019-06-12

The THEN Smarflow – setting a new standard in jet dyeing

2019-06-07

Gerber Technology makes personalized fashion real with the Waldrip Collection

2019-06-06

Innovations at ITMA 2019

2019-06-06

New 3D braiding machine and mixed reality learning environment for the weaving process

2019-06-06

Intelligent, individual, sustainable: Truetzschler presents new solutions for spinning preparation, nonwovens & man-made fibers

2019-06-06

SPGPrints and Xaar to showcase their latest dye sublimation innovations at ITMA 2019

2019-06-06

Yarn Expo Autumn 2019 returns for earlier September date

2019-06-06

Trade tensions and higher stocks add uncertainty to the cotton market

2019-06-06

Kemin names Kimberly Nelson president of Garmon Chemicals

2019-06-06

Textechno celebrates its 70th birthday at ITMA Barcelona