Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-07-18

Exhibitor numbers up by 8% at Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2019, as fair prepares to upgrade to larger venue

From 4 – 6 July 2019 at Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen, 1,065 international exhibitors from 11 countries and regions (2018: 971 from 12 countries & regions, an 8% increase) welcomed 17,745 visitors from 46 countries and regions* (2018: 17,664 from 35 countries & regions). Exhibitors reported successful business outcomes in the promising South China market, thanks to the fair’s high buyer quality and location. After already expanding by one hall this year, venue and date changes are planned for the next edition in 2020 to further accommodate the fair’s consistent growth.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-07-18

DiloGroup at ITMA 2019

ITMA 2019 in Barcelona was a total success for DiloGroup. More than 6000 interested parties and customers from more than 80 countries visited the Dilo booth, which with a space of 1150 m2 was the largest booth in the nonwovens machinery sector.

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Spinning

2019-07-18

Stop poor quality at source

Yarn producers no longer need to rely on expensive clearer cuts at winding to protect their quality. Now, USTER® QUANTUM 3 brings the ultimate in connected intelligence: prevention of yarn faults at source. Data from fiber cleaning and ring spinning is integrated with in-line monitoring of 100% of yarn, to unlock optimization potential for the entire mill.

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Weaving

2019-07-18

Stäubli had two booths at ITMA Barcelona where it presented a selection of its latest products from its extensive range of textile machinery. Many machines were impressively demonstrated in operation. A number of additional Stäubli solutions for frame and Jacquard weaving could be seen at other booths throughout the weaving hall, all displaying the speed, quality, and efficiency for which Stäubli is renowned.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2019-07-17

The new Monforts yarn dyeing technology is being made commercially available at exactly the right time for fabric differentiation and cost efficiencies, if the initial market reaction at ITMA 2019 is anything to go by.

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Research & Development

2019-07-17

Hohenstein is supporting a sustainable future with ECOfit

The certificate for the Baden-Württemberg support programme ECOfit was presented to Hohenstein and four other certified companies on 15/06/2019 at the Ludwigsburg District Administration Offices. “We are proud of this award,” highlights Prof. Stefan Mecheels, owner of the family-run company. “We certify textile manufacturers ourselves and issue sustainability labels such as MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX®. So it is very important for us to set a good example.”

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Spinning

2019-07-17

Saurer’s contribution to mankind’s giant leap, the moon landing

Fifty years ago, people around the globe watched in awe as a human being stepped onto the moon’s surface for the first time. We have a little-known connection to this occasion, which marked the start of a new chapter in space exploration.

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Digital Printing

2019-07-17

EFI Reggiani sells fourth Reggiani BOLT Single-Pass Textile Printer

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII) honoured the first four EFI™ Reggiani BOLT customers for moving to the leading edge of high-volume digital textile production with the groundbreaking, new ultra-high-speed single-pass digital textile printer. EFI Reggiani showed the 72-inch (1.8-meter) wide printer at the June 20-26 ITMA textile industry tradeshow in Barcelona.

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Software

2019-07-17

Lectra announces the acquisition of Retviews

The two companies share the same vision for innovation in the fashion industry

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Textile chemistry

2019-07-15

Archroma to introduce new water-based ultra-low voc coating technology

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, has launched at the recent ITMA exhibition its new Lurapret® N5396 & N5392 liq, a water-based ultra-low VOC polyurethane (PU) polymer coating technology.

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Spinning

2019-07-15

Unveiled SSM-Innovations at ITMA 2019

SSM showed several new product launches for the first time ever at the ITMA 2019 in Barcelona (Spain) from June 20 – 26, 2019. Large interest was generated by the powerblade winder and the SSM preciforce which had their world premieres.

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Weaving

2019-07-15

Following significant investment in the R&D capabilities at its base in Ulricehamn, Sweden, IRO AB introduced a range of new Industry 4.0-ready weft yarn feeding and tension control innovations for weaving looms at the recent ITMA 2019 in Barcelona, Spain.

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Digital Printing

2019-07-15

From June 20 to June 26 the world’s largest textile machinery show ITMA was held in Barcelona, Spain. As the inventor of rotary screen technology in 1963 and the initiator of digital textile printing in 1991, SPGPrints has been playing a leading role in textile printing for over 55 years now. The company’s brand promise ‘All you need in printing’ was visualized on a 1.500 m² booth, showing the latest equipment and consumables developments for both the rotary and digital printing applications.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2019-07-15

Industry 4.0 investment by CHTC Fong’s in China

The CHTC Fong’s Group is currently making a huge investment in the infrastructure and advanced automation technology required for manufacturing next-generation Industry 4.0 dyeing and finishing machines in China.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-07-13

“Clothes make the man”

Warp-knitted textiles with a woven look are conquering the world of men’s fashion. Jackets, trousers and shirts made from these practical fabrics are often mistaken for woven products, but they offer better easy-care and performance properties. Warp-knitted fabrics are crease-resistant and machine washable and they dry quickly. By using clever patterning and selected yarns, they can also be made up into items with comfort stretch, which deliver freedom of movement and a perfect fit.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-07-12

The HKS series gets an upgrade

KARL MAYER has two new machines available in its successful, high-speed tricot machine range for the first half of 2019, i.e. a new model with a wider working width is available in the HKS 3-M machine series and the HKS 2 will be entirely replaced by the HKS 2-M.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-07-12

Sporty, modern lace

“Lace – re-imagined” is the title of the lace collection shown on this page. With its graphically inspired patterns, far removed from the conventional floral and decorative motifs, these designs are perfect for creating sporty, stylish altheisurewear fashions. Women always look good in these attractive jumpsuits, whether they are shopping or at the gym. These all-over fabrics were produced on multibar jacquard raschel machines.

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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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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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News Archive
2019-07-11

Latest Denim trends at Texworld Denim

2019-07-11

US online community invests in Durst Alpha 330

2019-07-11

Less waste and better quality with data analytics from Reifenhäuser

2019-07-11

Take a leap into the future – with KARL MAYER

2019-07-11

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

2019-07-11

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

2019-07-11

Asia-Pacific composites community to meet at JEC Asia

2019-07-11

ITMA 2019 a big success for RETECH

2019-07-11

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

2019-07-10

Record 2018 for RadiciGroup

2019-07-10

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

2019-07-10

SSM preciforce™ - the world’s first system to constantly regulate the backpressure force

2019-07-10

SHIMA SEIKI to participate in Tech Fashion

2019-07-08

Zero twist for composite fabrics guaranteed

2019-07-08

EDANA elects new board

2019-07-08

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

2019-07-04

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

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