Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-09-12

Biggest MUNICH FABRIC START ever received much recognition

The recent MUNICH FABRIC START, held from 3 to 5 September 2019, launched the new Hall 8 and an extended exhibitor portfolio to once again convince the sector of the innovation and information platform. Featuring highly concentrated themes, new exhibition formats and numerous expert-led panel discussions, keynotes and lectures. Now spread over eight halls, for the very first time over 1,000 international suppliers showcased more than 2,000 collections in the Fabrics, Additionals, Denim and Sourcing segments for Autumn/Winter 20/21.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-09-12

ANDRITZ to supply three needlepunch lines to YANPAI, China

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Zhejiang Yanpai Filtration Technology Co., Ltd. (YANPAI®), China, to supply three needlepunch lines to be installed at their site in Tiantai.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-09-12

ANDRITZ to supply wetlaid line for glass fiber mats to Saint-Gobain, Czech Republic

International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Saint-Gobain ADFORS, Czech Republic, to supply a wetlaid line to be installed in their Litomyšl facility for the production of glass fiber mats. Start-up of the line is scheduled for mid-2021.

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Carpets

2019-09-12

From environmentally-friendly and health-protecting aspects through to aesthetic and acoustic effects: the new DOMOTEX keynote theme ATMYSPHERE refers to those qualities of carpets and floor coverings that contribute to increasing wellbeing.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-09-12

The winners of the 7th HighTex Award have been announced. Given the large number of competitive new products from international fabric producers, it was no easy task for the expert jury consisting of Philip Langer, Iris Schlomski, Christoph Hornung, Alex Vogt, Simon Angel and Jo Baumgartner to reach an unanimous decision.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2019-09-12

Automation and quality assurance at the K fair

At this year's K trade fair, Erhardt+Leimer, a specialist for automation and quality assurance in the plastics industry, will be presenting different web guiding and web tension control systems as well as video and measuring systems. The company, which celebrates its 100th anniversary this year, focuses on networking the components used. The trade fair will take place in Düsseldorf from October 16 to 23; Erhardt+Leimer is at stand C20 in hall 4.

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-09-12

The LYCRA Company launches LYCRA® FitSense™ Technology

The LYCRA Company, a leader in innovative fiber and technology solutions for the apparel industry, today announced the global launch of new LYCRA® FitSense™ technology. This groundbreaking innovation is a patented water-based dispersion that features the same molecule as LYCRA® fiber, but in liquid form.

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Sustainability

2019-09-12

DyStar releases 2018 Sustainability Report

DyStar, a leading specialty chemical company with a heritage of more than a century in product development and innovation is pleased to announce the release its Sustainability Performance Report for 2018 – 2019, based on its defined Four Key Performance Indicators – Creating responsible products and services, Sustainable business growth, Conserving planetary resources and Caring for people.

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-09-12

Lenzing contracts Wood to deliver world´s largest lyocell plant

With the recently announced plans to establish a lyocell production facility in Thailand, the Lenzing Group is taking an important step in meeting the strong demand for lyocell fibers and is further strengthening the company´s position as an industry leader in the specialty cellulosic fibers market. The proposed plant will be the largest lyocell plant in the world, with an annual capacity of 100,000 tons.

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Industry 4.0

2019-09-12

Lenzing presented first blockchain pilot project at Hong Kong Fashion Summit

The Lenzing Group has made a huge leap forward in introducing blockchain technology, allowing for a new level of transparency and traceability in the textile industry. After joining the platform of the technology company TextileGenesis™ earlier this year, the world market leader in specialty fibers made from the renewable raw material wood presented the first pilot at this year’s Fashion Summit in Hong Kong on September 05, 2019. This pioneering pilot project was conducted in close cooperation with TextileGenesis™, WWF and Hong Kong based brand Chicks.

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Digital Printing

2019-09-12

Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital production technologies, has announced the opening of Durst Oceania after the successful launch of its P5 technology and innovation platform for large-format specialists at Printex in Sydney. This new branch marks another watershed moment in the proud history of family-owned Durst, which opened its new global headquarters in Brixen, Italy, earlier this year, as it continues to cement its transformation into a highly integrated process service provider.

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Software

2019-09-12

Gerber Technology’s annual ideation conference has as one of the leading hands-on tech experience in the fashion, apparel and textile industries. This year’s conference, October 23 - 25, will unite customers and thought leaders together to act on key market trends and test drive the latest “on-demand” technologies.

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Spinning

2019-09-12

USTER® TESTER 6 offers two new features

It’s the acknowledged global standard in testing, at the heart of the laboratory in every quality-conscious textile mill. And USTER® TESTER 6 – the latest edition of the legendary Uster Technologies instrument – still keeps on improving, with innovative solutions to keep pace with latest industry trends.

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Associations

2019-09-11

Technological symposium for Italian textile machinery in Egypt

UNIDO (United Nations Industrial Development Organization) organizes, in collaboration with ACIMIT, the Association of Italian textile machinery manufacturers, and Italian Trade Agency, a symposium on Italian textile technologies in Cairo, Egypt, on next 25 and 26 September. The initiative is part of a broader UNIDO project to support the local cotton textile industry for the purchase of sustainable and innovative technologies. The seminar dedicated to Italian textile technologies, according to UNIDO, is a fundamental part of the dialogue between local industry and Italian technology excellence.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-09-11

Fringe programme topics to explore trends, tech and transparency at Intertextile Apparel

As Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics celebrates its 25th anniversary later this month, the fringe programme will focus on three key topics that shape the future of apparel and the textile trade industry. Design trends, technology and sustainability will be the key themes over the fair’s three days, featuring Shanghai’s first ever FASHIONSUSTAIN conference, a more comprehensive trend forum, a new Consumer Trend discussion and a special event from the Licensing China fair, which debuts in early 2020.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-09-11

STOLL successful at Spinexpo Shanghai 2019

STOLL exhibited at Spinexpo, Shanghai from 3-5 September 2019 - the leading international industry sourcing exhibition dedicated to innovation in yarns, fibers and knitwear.

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Digital Printing

2019-09-09

Grant Fitz hired as EFI’s new CFO

Electronics For Imaging, Inc. has named veteran tech finance executive Grant Fitz as its new chief financial officer. Fitz replaces long-time EFI executive Marc Olin, who will assume the COO role at EFI. Fitz, who assumes his new CFO duties today, brings nearly 30 years of financial and operational experience overseeing accounting, business support, and financial planning and analysis in the print marketing, tech and automotive fields.

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-09-09

Fancy Yarn Vision: new display area to launch at Yarn Expo

Yarn Expo Autumn 2019 will feature 118 exhibitors in the Fancy Yarn Zone, a 30% increase from the previous year, while launching a new display area, Fancy Yarn Vision, within the zone. Fancy Yarn Vision will be open throughout the three days of the fair, from 25 – 27 September, featuring advanced technologies and products from Chinese and overseas exhibitors. The zone has been gathering momentum in recent editions of Yarn Expo, as the fair has become increasingly recognised for its all-encompassing range of yarn and fibre product categories, from natural to synthetic.

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2019-09-06

ISKO at IMPACT: Responsible Innovation shaping denim and taking action for future fashion.

2019-09-06

Asia's fashion spectacular CENTRESTAGE opens

2019-09-06

Oerlikon names Philipp Müller CFO

2019-09-06

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2019-09-05

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2019-09-05

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2019-09-05

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RISE® Innovation Award finalists announced

2019-09-05

The changing retail space for the hygiene sector in key African markets

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2019-09-05

Master has changed its core business and presents Bingo

2019-09-05

FASHIONSUSTAIN: Neonyt conference now even more international

2019-09-04

25 years of success celebrated at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2019-09-04

Heimtextil 2020: international appeal continues to increase

2019-09-04

Advance Denim to become first Chinese denim mill to launch a collection made with aniline-free* indigo by Archroma

2019-09-04

Circularity at the centre

2019-09-04

Spreadshirt expands partnership with Kornit Digital to support growth

2019-09-04

Changes in the ANDRITZ AG Executive Board

2019-09-04

Lehmann advances Hohenstein's sales strategy

2019-09-04

Huntsman introduces High IQ® cool comfort

2019-09-04

Jeanologia dehydrates the Chinese textile industry with Laundry 5.Zero

2019-09-04

Kordsa among the “Great Places to Work” in Brasil for the fourth year in a row

2019-09-02

Responding to China’s requirements in 2019

2019-08-31

Producing the next generation of tricot fabrics – with ON drive

2019-08-30

ICAC announces launch of virtual reality training programme

2019-08-30

The Group teams up with Atalanta in Champions League

2019-08-30

Successful start in China

2019-08-29

The Flag Shop adopts new standard of quality and expands its offerings with EFI VUTEk FabriVU Printer

2019-08-29

Toray to exhibit at China Composites Expo 2019

2019-08-29

Sales revenue declines in the first half of 2019

2019-08-29

Laser printing tech produces waterproof e-textiles in minutes

2019-08-29

Brighten up your autumn mood with “ready-to-launch” spring- summer 2021 color trends and systems by Carlin X Archroma

2019-08-29

RadiciGroup 2018 Sustainability Report now certified

2019-08-29

Filip Miermans is the new head of Corporate Communications & Investor Relations at Lenzing

2019-08-29

Killing Eve sparks pursuit of digitally printed pyjamas

2019-08-28

More scope – thanks to a modular design

2019-08-28

Net fabrics with a touch of extravagance

2019-08-28

Trevira awarded “Systematic Safety” seal of approval

2019-08-28

ICAC Cotton Researcher of the Year Award

2019-08-26

Freudenberg Performance Materials launches sustainability campaign

2019-08-26

STOLL at Spinexpo Shanghai 2019

2019-08-26

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Spinexpo Shanghai

2019-08-22

MUNICH FABRIC START with new SOURCING Area in a contemporary club atmosphere

2019-08-22

Responsibility from raw material purchasing to customer product

2019-08-22

Fully optimized production for maximum competitiveness

2019-08-22

First Devan R-Vital® CBD-infused textiles hit the market

2019-08-22

BASF is founding member of “value balancing alliance e.V.”

2019-08-22

Kordsa showcased its innovative concrete reinforcement synthetic fiber KraTos at the Sao Paulo Concrete Show

2019-08-22

Asia’s top fashion event CENTRESTAGE opens in September

2019-08-22

CSP’s Composites help make ford vehicles quieter

2019-08-22

From Berlin to Shanghai: Intertextile Apparel to host FASHIONSUSTAIN conference

2019-08-21

Covestro films OEKO-TEX® certified

2019-08-21

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles 25th anniversary opens next week with increase in exhibitors

2019-08-20

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Preview in SEOUL

2019-08-15

Opening of a new subsidiary in Italy / Barletta

2019-08-15

Visit of Korean business delegation in KICOX program at ITA

2019-08-15

Lenzing solid in a significantly more challenging market environment

2019-08-15

DOMO Chemicals signs agreement to acquire Solvay’s Performance Polyamides Business in Europe

2019-08-15

Quality partner for fabric producers

2019-08-15

“Operation Clean Sweep” arrives in the RadiciGroup Synthetic Fibres Business Area

2019-08-15

Further EvoQuench PA POY systems destined for China

2019-08-13

EFI appoints Jeff Jacobson as CEO

2019-08-12

Project CONTEXT - intelligent textile surfaces for the smart home

2019-08-08

SGL Carbon increases sales in the first half-year 2019

2019-08-08

Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment increased order intake and sales in 2019

2019-08-08

ATMYSPHERE keynote theme encompasses sustainable flooring

2019-08-08

Supply up, prices down: expectations for 2019/20 cotton demand are slumping

2019-08-08

Vilebrequin chooses Gerber Technology

2019-08-08

ANDRITZ launches new StrataPress SX single-seam press felt technology

2019-08-08

Toray donating advanced fabric for Canopy shelters and hats

2019-08-08

Teijin completes acquisition of Renegade

2019-08-08

Master Builders Solutions® launches new MasterFiber website

2019-08-08

Intertextile Apparel’s overseas exhibitors discuss potential and strategies in China

2019-08-06

New report forecasts excellent worldwide outlook for nonwovens through 2023

2019-08-06

Lenzing Group successfully completes expansion of pulp production at the Lenzing site

2019-08-06

Denim wrapped car at Gartex Texprocess India 2019 to highlight India’s position

2019-08-02

Award thanks STOLL technology

2019-08-01

The 2nd artificial intelligence on fashion and textile international conference (AIFT 2019) is officially launched today

2019-08-01

Stefan Hecht is the new scientific director of the DWI – Leibniz Institute for interactive materials

2019-08-01

Design, contract and e-commerce to feature in fringe programme at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2019-08-01

Smart portents for Texcare International in June 2020

2019-08-01

First half of 2019 characterized by low demand in the new machinery business

2019-08-01

ICAC welcomes Nigeria as Its 29th Member

2019-08-01

Highlights from the 2019 Global Cotton Sustainability Conference

2019-08-01

Texworld USA and apparel sourcing USA Summer 2019 wrap up on a high note

2019-08-01

Shape the Future at the Dornbirn-GFC 2019

2019-08-01

SGL Carbon and Elbe Flugzeugwerke extend contract

2019-08-01

Teijin Aramid to showcase high-performance materials used in powerful defense and security equipment at DSEI 2019

2019-08-01

Space application opens online for ITMA ASIA + CITME 2020

2019-08-01

Viscose Speciality Fibres against fraud with Organic Cotton

2019-08-01

New Monforts publications chart success in Europe and the denim industry

2019-07-31

From indigo to green: Beyond Denim to display eco-conscious fabrics for Autumn / Winter 2020-21

2019-07-31

Italian textile machinery orders intake down in second quarter