Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-13

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

Bringing inventive solutions and intriguing conversations to the desk, India’s very first technical textile hackathon at the last Techtextil India led thrilling debates via a design thinking approach on what’s best for the sector on an Indian and Global scale.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2020-02-13

Navis Tubetex ships 6-meter wide nonwovens machine

Navis Tubetex announced today the shipment of a 6-meter wide nonwovens machine serving the automotive marketplace. The line, designed and manufactured by its M&W group, comprises tenter with dryer, accumulation, inline inspection, rewind section and includes a sophisticated integrated controls package.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-13

Erhardt+Leimer at Index 2020

At Index 2020, which runs from March 31 to April 3 in Geneva, Erhardt+Leimer will present its comprehensive networking concept EL.NET, which, thanks to the many new products and features, clearly sets the customer and their requirements in the center.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2020-02-13

W. L. Gore & Associates GmbH (Gore) announced today that its fabrics manufacturing plant in Putzbrunn, Bavaria, has been certified according to the environmental and quality management standard ISO 14001.

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Home Textiles

2020-02-13

The 50th edition of Heimtextil provided strong stimulus for the new furnishings season. 63,000 visitors came to get information on the major issues for the international sector from 2,952 exhibitors at the world’s leading trade fair for home and contract textiles. And among them, sustainability was the all-pervading major theme, outshining all others.

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Yarn & Fiber

2020-02-13

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

Royal DSM, a global science-based company active in health, nutrition, materials, today announced the successful defense of one of its key patents in China. The patent relates to the company’s innovative Dyneema® cut resistant yarns that are used in several protective applications, especially gloves with the highest levels of cut resistance available in the market.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2020-02-13

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

From 20 to 24 June 2020, the leading international trade fair Texcare International will once again be the worldwide meeting place for laundry and dry-cleaning technology in Frankfurt am Main. The top theme of sustainability will be reflected at the leading trade fair.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-13

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

There is less than one week remaining to purchase early bird tickets for the upcoming editions of Techtextil North America & Texprocess Americas, once again co-located in Atlanta from May 12-14, 2020. Prices will increase on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 11:59pm ET.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2020-02-13

The leadership team of Baldwin Technology Company Inc. has appointed Joe Kline as its new President and CEO, effective January 17, 2020. Baldwin is a leading global manufacturer of innovative process-automation technology for the printing, packaging and converting industries.

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Textile chemistry

2020-02-13

Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, is at the Première Vision exhibition to present its 'Color Atlas by Archroma®' for polyester. This very first color library for polyester brings together 1,440 colors for sportswear and athleisure, swimwear, children's clothing, shoes, as well as for fashion and home textiles.

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Composites

2020-02-13

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

Innovation forms an integral part of JEC World, which will feature four showcase areas exclusively dedicated to the latest composite innovations in the fields of Aero & Space, Construction and Infrastructure, Mobility, Sport, Lifestyle and Healthcare. Visitors will be able to access these four areas and learn how composite products are changing these sectors and becoming leading edge innovations.

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Yarn & Fiber

2020-02-13

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

Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of polyamide 66 resin, announced today it signed an agreement to purchase Poliblend and Esseti Plast GD from D’Ottavio Group. The acquisition includes a manufacturing facility in Mozzate, Italy, the masterbatch portfolio of Esseti Plast GD and the engineering plastics portfolio of Poliblend, which consists of virgin and recycled grades of PA66, PA6, PBT and POM.

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Spinning

2020-02-13

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

The demand for clothing is increasing worldwide - but the areas for cotton cultivation are limited. Truetzschler contributes significantly to the sustainable use of this valuable raw material with future-oriented technologies that enable the production of high-quality yarns from cotton waste.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2020-02-12

World’s first C2C Platinum for Rajby Textiles

Monforts customer Rajby Textiles is the first company in the world to have finally achieved the Cradle to Cradle (C2C) Platinum Standard for a product.

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Raw Materials

2020-02-12

ICC Bremen keynotes: focus on sustainability and climate change

The International Cotton Conference Bremen starts on 25 March in the Hanseatic city’s historic Town Hall. But before subject-specific questions are discussed in depth in the individual sessions, the concise and inspiring keynotes by leading business experts from science and industry will draw attention to the current trends and challenges in the industry at the start of the conference. A large part of the presentations is shaped by the current discussion on environmental and sustainability issues and the resulting consequences for the global economy.

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Yarn & Fiber

2020-02-12

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

Lenzing Group has announced the introduction of Eco Pure technology which enhances the production of environmentally responsible modal fibers for the textile industry. TENCELTM Modal fibers with Eco Pure technology are considered as the most environmentally responsible option among existing modal fibers in the industry. Total chlorine-free bleaching in pulp and fiber delivers the industry’s new standard of clean modal fiber production.

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Digital Printing

2020-02-12

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

Kornit Digital (Nasdaq: KRNT), a worldwide market leader in digital textile printing technology, announced that the company will be exhibiting at the upcoming Pure Origin event, taking place February 9-11 at the Olympia London. Hosted in conjunction with Pure London, Pure Origin is billed as “the UK’s only fashion sourcing show to bring every element of the fashion supply chain together in one location.”

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Composites

2020-02-12

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

Kordsa, the global player in the tire and construction reinforcement and composite technologies markets, participated in the International Concrete Fair - World of Concrete (WOC) 2020, one of the world's most prestigious fairs in the field of concrete. Kordsa shared KraTos, its innovative synthetic fiber brand for concrete reinforcement applications, with leading professionals of the construction industry.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-12

Freudenberg completes sale of South American hygiene business

Freudenberg, the global technology group, completed the sale of its South American Hygiene nonwoven business to Fitesa effective from February 6, 2020. The relevant antitrust authorities approved the transaction. Freudenberg sees the sale of the hygiene business as the best opportunity for it to succeed over time. Fitesa is a main supplier of nonwovens to the global hygiene market. Both parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price.

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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

2020-01-17

ITME Africa 2020: Great expectations for the Italian textile machinery

2020-01-17

World’s first registration for BASF insecticide Broflanilide in Australia

2020-01-17

SHIMA SEIKI to Exhibit at ISPO Munich 2020

2020-01-16

Ahlstrom-Munksjö strengthens manufacturing platform for high performance filtration and energy storage applications

2020-01-16

ISPO Award jury honors sporting goods highlights of 2020

2020-01-16

NCTO statement on signing of Phase One Deal on 301 tariffs

2020-01-16

Retailers welcome phase one trade deal with China but say remaining tariffs must end

2020-01-16

JEC world 2020 unveils “The JEC composites industry programs”

2020-01-16

Solar Impulse Foundation supports clean and profitable developments

2020-01-16

Two STOLL seminars at Pitti Immagine Filati

2020-01-16

BCF S8 with new CPC-T convinces carpet industry

2020-01-16

Coloreel in the USA

2020-01-15

Transaction finalized: Filc is part of Freudenberg Group

2020-01-15

New environmentally-friendly solution for waterproof, breathable textiles

2020-01-15

Regeneration and craftsmanship highlighted for Spring / Summer 2021 apparel fabric trends

2020-01-15

Saurer to present spinning and embroidery technologies at ITME Africa

2020-01-15

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Pitti Filati 86

2020-01-15

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles will be held from 24 – 26 August 2020

2020-01-15

Esquel benefits from integrated data analysis with USTER® QUALITY EXPERT