Knitting & Hosiery

2022-12-08

Masahiro Shima appointed as honorary consul general of the Republic of Turkey in Wakayama

SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. is pleased to announce that Dr. Masahiro Shima, Chairman of the Board and Representative Director, has assumed the position of "Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Turkey in Wakayama" as of August 29, 2022.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-11-30

Wide range of solutions for the needs of a volume market

The KARL MAYER GROUP will be travelling to INDIA ITME 2022 with exhibits on the subjects of warp knitting, flat knitting, warp preparation, technical textiles, digitization and care solutions.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-11-29

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at India ITME 2022

Leading flat knitting solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will participate in the India ITME 2022 exhibition to be held at India Expo Centre & Mart in Greater Noida in December. India's textile industry is seeing rapid growth in both the domestic market and demand for exports. SHIMA SEIKI plans to show the latest sustainable solutions that can keep up with this growth, through its exhibit of the latest in knitting technology for both WHOLEGARMENT® and shaping, as well as the latest in DX solutions utilizing virtual sampling.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-11-24

Groz-Beckert on site at India ITME 2022

The 11th India ITME will take place from December 8.– 13., 2022, in Noida, India. Over 1,800 exhibitors and more than 150,000 trade visitors from the textile and apparel industry from all over the world are expected. Groz-Beckert will be presenting innovations from its various product areas. In Hall 14 at Stand A4B3 in the India Exposition Mart Ltd, Groz-Beckert will be welcoming guests on site.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-11-09

Knit and go

The goal of Adidas’ ambitious Knit-For-You project was the production of customised clothing locally and by everyone, nothing more and nothing less. It combined a store with a miniature factory, allowing customers to have their very own personalised sweater knitted. There was a wide diversity of design possibilities within the set framework, and production took only a few hours. It was done directly in the pop-up store, on STOLL flat knitting machines that produced 3D flat knits in an automated ready-to-wear process.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-11-09

Warp knitting expertise for the USA

The KARL MAYER GROUP Academy trains the company’s customers all over the world, and either invites them to its sites in Germany, China and India for this purpose, or travels to see them. Only recently, in the autumn, Academy head Sophia Krinner flew from the company headquarters in Obertshausen to KARL MAYER North America in Greensboro to hold a warp knitting course, the first face-to-face event in the USA since the beginning of the Covid pandemic.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-10-27

The warp knitting technology is not only one of the most efficient, but also an extremely environmentally friendly technology of textile production. Especially in comparison with weaving, it shows clear advantages.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-10-21

On October 18, 2022, my TEXTILE NEWS, the new online portal powered by the KARL MAYER GROUP, went live. The website for textile professionals opens a completely new, exciting media world in which everything revolves around the technologies of warp knitting, flat knitting, warp preparation, technical textiles and composites. Innovative textile production solutions will be presented, as will textile product and market developments. Other focal points are topics such as digitalization, sustainability, general market trends and business opportunities l.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-09-29

The textile machinery trade fair CAITME was a success for Textile Technologies & Services LLC – in an unexpected discipline: The long-standing Mayer & Cie. representation under the direction of Anna Tsoy received an award for best stand design. Timo Schramm, Sales Manager of the circular knitting machine manufacturer Mayer & Cie., is delighted with the award. After all, an appealing booth is also a magnet for visitors. However, their influx was lower than expected. The reason for this was a parallel fabric fair in Moscow, which many local textile entrepreneurs used to present themselves to their customers.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-09-01

Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. is celebrating its 60th year of business by holding an Anniversary event at its headquarters in Wakayama, Japan. The three-month long open-house event held from September through November 2022 features a virtual fashion show, a presentation of the latest proposals in DX for fashion, and machine and sample exhibits for fashion and non- fashion markets. A special 60th Anniversary website has also been launched that allows browsing of event content for those unable to attend the event physically, as well as its own online seminar agenda.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-08-24

Fast design-to-market workflows are crucial for success in trend-led businesses - and made possible by k.innovation CREATE DESIGN. The design software for KARL MAYER's successful STOLL and KM.ON brands supports end-to-end digitization of the entire knitwear design and development process for flat knitted fabrics, from cut creation and grading, through the creation of a digital knitwear design and yarn creations, to technical checks, conversion of designs into different jacquard types and data exports. For virtual patterning, cut shapes and digital textures can be exported to external 3D garment programs.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-08-11

With currently three academies in Germany, China and India, the KARL MAYER Group offers training courses for customers in warp knitting worldwide. The qualification of specialists has a long history with this global player.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-08-08

APPALACHIAN ELECTRONIC INSTRUMENTS INC. (AEI) and KARL MAYER GROUP agreed on August 2nd, 2022 that AEI will transfer their YTC yarn tensioner technology to KARL MAYER.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2022-08-04

With the HKS 3-M ON, KARL MAYER has initiated the changeover of high-performance tricot machines to the digital generation. The subsequent patterning trials at the premises of the innovative world market leader confirmed the exceptional performance of the newcomer. The HKS 3-M ON works with lapping data that can be purchased online via KARL MAYER's WEBSHOP SPARE PARTS, and loaded immediately thanks to the machine's networking.

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