Yarn & Fiber

2021-09-16

Bemberg™ by Asahi Kasei at Filo to unveil its smart DNA story that meet contemporary consumer needs

Bemberg™ by Asahi Kasei has been invited to showcase at Filo fair, the international exhibition of orthogonal weaving yarns for clothing and furnishings, circular knitwear and technical textiles, in a new special area, a dedicated open space reserved to sustainable fibers that will allow visitors to discover all their production cycle and performances, in full relax and transparency.

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Research & Development

2021-09-16

Original or fake? Counterfeit-proof and unique identification shows authenticity of products

Counterfeit-proof product protection and resilient supply chains are the goals of the Fraunhofer SmartID project. The Fraunhofer Institutes for Applied Polymer Research IAP, for Secure Information Technology SIT and for Open Communication Systems FOKUS are developing a novel marking system that can determine the authenticity of products via smart devices even while being offline, i.e. without access to a database. SmartID will be embedded in existing track & trace infrastructures and can be printed on products or their packaging using commercially available printing processes.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2021-09-16

Asia’s leading fashion event CENTRESTAGE, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), concluded on 12 September with the 2021 Hong Kong Young Fashion Designers’ Contest (YDC). Ten promising local designers showcased their creations at an eye-catching fashion show with celebrities Denis Kwok (aka 193) and Bonnie Wong (aka Ah Jeng) showing up as special guests to add to the celebratory atmosphere.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-09-16

Ascend Performance Materials is showcasing its battery and e-mobility solutions at the Battery Show North America. With its e-range solutions, Ascend has a full portfolio of engineered plastics for battery protection and power transmission, a high-performance Trinohex™ Ultra electrolyte additive, and technical support capabilities.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2021-09-16

Indian Textile and Apparel Market (2021 to 2026) - Players Include Welspun, Raymond and Bombay Dyeing Among Others

The "Indian Textile and Apparel Market: Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2021-09-16

United States High-performance Fiber Market Report 2021: PBI, Aramid, PBO, Glass Fiber, High Strength Polyethylene Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size and Forecasts 2019-2027

The "United States High-performance Fiber Market: Prospects, Trends Analysis, Market Size and Forecasts up to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Spinning

2021-09-16

Trützschler Card Clothing on a growth path in India

Today, more and more mills across India put their trust in products and services from TCC – a brand operated by Trützschler India’s Card Clothing division. The rapid growth of this brand in the Indian market is a success story that started 10 years ago, when our local Trützschler team began manufacturing flat tops with imported pin-setting machines from our parent company in Germany.

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Associations

2021-09-16

Global Textile and garment manufacturers initiative publishes white paper on commercial compliance

The initiative, led by the STAR Network, the International Apparel Federation (IAF) and the Better Buying Institute and supported by GIZ FABRIC consists of 13 industry associations from nine countries facing similar challenges regarding purchasing practices in the textile and garment industry. Through a process of consultation, these associations have now jointly agreed on the text of the white paper that is published today. This marks the first joint manufacturers’ position on the improvement of purchasing practices.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-09-16

Connecting the puzzle pieces towards a sustainable future – Sandler to focus on alternative raw materials at this year’s INDEX™

Sustainability has always been a part of Sandler’s philosophy and the company continues to advance its efforts.

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Sustainability

2021-09-16

Ahlström Collective Impact makes a significant investment into UNICEF’s Global Education Program

Ahlström Collective Impact (ACI), a joint responsibility initiative by a group of companies and foundations has decided to make an investment of 600,000 € into UNICEF’s Global Education Program. Ahlstrom-Munksjö is one of the members and founding partners of the initiative.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2021-09-16

The Inditex Group reported revenue of €11.94 billion in the first-half (1 February - 31 July 2021), representing growth of 49% year-on-year, or 53% growth in local currencies. Net profit amounted to €1.27 billion, compared with a loss of €195 million in the first half of 2020.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-09-16

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in innovative solutions for stretch and performance technologies for the apparel industry, introduces today a breakthrough technology, LYCRA® ADAPTIV fiber. This fiber allows garments to have a better fit for various lifestyles, movements and different body types. The accompanying new brand identity—LYCRA® ADAPTIV—was created to communicate these new and beneficial motion attributes.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-09-16

In a bid to strengthen indigenous production through the state and attract investors, the nodal agency for investment promotion and facilitation for the Government of Tamil Nadu – Guidance has signed up for Techtextil India 2021 – the leading International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles and Nonwovens. The TN Government will be promoting technical textile policies through both physical and virtual segments of the hybrid fair, enabling investors to set up integrated facilities. Leading technical textile players from Tamil Nadu and across the nation confirm participation for the three-day business event.

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Research & Development

2021-09-16

ITA scientist Dr Stefan Peterek was awarded the Paul Schlack Prize 2021 on 15 September 2021 for his dissertation "Cost-efficient wet spinning of polyacrylonitrile fibres with alternative solvents". The award ceremony took place during the digital opening event of the Dornbirn GFC Global Fiber Convention on 15 September 2021 in Dornbirn, Austria.

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Digital Printing

2021-09-16

Kornit Digital Ltd. (NASDAQ: KRNT), a worldwide market leader in digital textile production technologies, today released its 2020 Impact and Environmental, Social, and Governance (“ESG”) Report. This inaugural report affirms Kornit’s commitment to achieving specific ESG goals. This includes the way Kornit conducts business, creates meaningful impact in local communities, and achieves environmental sustainability, in addition to how Kornit will continue to build a diverse and inclusive company culture, foster employee growth and development, and empower fair and safe labor practices globally.

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Spinning

2021-09-16

Across the globe, Oerlikon Barmag gear metering pumps are deployed as technical components in chemical, plastic, paint, lacquer and PUR applications. Due to rising demands and requirements, customer-specific process solutions are becoming increasingly complex. Oerlikon Barmag has taken on this challenge with its new eccentric screw pump series, which covers a throughput range of between 1 ml/min. and 30 l/h. They will be premiering at the UTECH Europe in Maastricht (Stand H32), which takes place between November 16 and 18.

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Recycling

2021-09-16

The Dutch clean-tech start-up Healix (healix.eco) has secured funds totalling over 10 million Euros in its seed financing round completed beginning of September. The funding follows Healix’ announcement earlier this year to build a factory in Maastricht, the Netherlands to shred, wash and reprocess used twines, ropes, nets, and other plastic fiber waste from farming and fishing into pristine circular polymers for the global manufacturing supply chain.

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Digital Printing

2021-09-16

Mimaki Europe, the leading manufacturer of inkjet printers and cutting systems, will showcase its broad portfolio of market-leading, profit-generating digital print technologies at FESPA Global Print Expo 2021 (12-15 October 2021, RAI Amsterdam, The Netherlands, Stand: 1-F45).

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-09-16

Innovative viscose specialities from Kelheim Fibres: a sustainable blend of nature and performance

Not only since 2021 has sustainability been a topic high on society’s agenda. And yet the importance of sustainability for consumers and companies has once again increased sharply as a result of the Corona pandemic, as numerous studies confirm. Then why is it often so difficult to implement this conviction in everyday life? One of the biggest obstacles to sustainable consumer behaviour is the lack of availability of alternatives.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2021-09-16

VF Corporation and Redress Announce 2021 Winner of World’s Largest Sustainable Fashion Design Competition

VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, continued its three-year partnership with environmental charity Redress, announcing the 2021 winner of the Redress Design Award. As the world’s largest sustainable fashion design competition, the Redress Design Award reflects VF’s continuous drive to innovate and foster the next generation of forward-thinking, environmentally-conscious designers in the apparel and footwear industry.

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Associations

2021-09-16

AATCC announces 2022 “Wanderlust” Student Merchandising Competition

AATCC invites students to showcase their merchandising and marketing talents to win cash and recognition by participating in the 2022 Concept 2 Consumer® Student Merchandising Competition.

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Europe

2021-09-16

2021 State of the Union Address by President von der Leyen

"Check against delivery"

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Europe

2021-09-16

European Health Emergency preparedness and Response Authority (HERA): Getting ready for future health emergencies

Today, the European Commission is launching the European Health Emergency preparedness and Response Authority (HERA) to prevent, detect, and rapidly respond to health emergencies. HERA will anticipate threats and potential health crises, through intelligence gathering and building the necessary response capacities.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2021-09-16

The H&M group’s sales development in the third quarter

Net sales in local currencies increased by 14 percent in the third quarter 2021, i.e., in the period 1 June 2021 to 31 August 2021, compared with the corresponding period in 2020. Converted to SEK, net sales increased by 9 percent to SEK 55,585* m (50,870).

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-09-16

Italian textile machinery at INDEX 20, the world’s leading nonwovens trade show

From 19 to 22 October, 2021, INDEX, the reference trade fair for the nonwovens sector, will take place in Geneva. Also for this edition there will be more than a hundred Italian exhibitors, of whom about eighty are machinery manufacturers. As in the past editions, Italian Trade Agency will organize an Italian Pavilion, where 13 Italian manufacturers will exhibit.

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Composites

2021-09-15

Notus Composites launches new low temperature curing NE7 Epoxy Prepreg

Notus Composites (UAE), the award-winning producer of epoxy prepreg materials, is proud to announce the latest addition to its high-performance epoxy range with the launch of its new NE7 low temperature curing prepreg system. The entirely new Notus NE7 formulation allows composite manufacturers to cure components at temperatures as low as 70?C, reducing energy consumption and enabling more cost-effective tooling options.

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Associations

2021-09-15

REACH4Textiles - Better market surveillance for textile products

The REACH4texiles project just kicked off. Funded by the European Commission, it aims at exploring solutions for fair and effective market surveillance on textile products.

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Weaving

2021-09-15

Paris Arc de Triomphe to be wrapped: Fabric is made in Germany by SETEX

It all started in the mid-1990s in the reunified Berlin: SETEX-Textil GmbH supplied the fabric for the wrapping of the German Reichstag. For what was probably the last project of the artist couple Christo and Jeanne-Claude, the weaving machines were running at full speed again. For the wrapping of the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, the world-famous artists relied on the expertise of the textile specialist for the fifth time. Blue and grey polypropylene fabrics were produced at the Greven production site, which will completely cover the Arc de Triomphe in Paris from 18 September.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2021-09-15

NIRI experts at the cutting edge of nonwoven technology and sharing new developments at this season’s industry events

After the inevitable delays due to COVID, experts from the Nonwovens Innovation & Research Institute (NIRI) are looking forward to joining colleagues and clients at Virtual RISE 2021 and INDEX 20.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2021-09-15

A gentle kiss on the skin

The restrictions on our freedom of movement due to the coronavirus pandemic has had far-reaching consequences – including physical ones. Trousers no longer do up, skirts no longer fit perfectly and T-shirts stretch over stomachs. Those still keen to cut a good figure of course have the option of hitting the gym, but shaping underwear can also help.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2021-09-15

Dissolving design boundaries

Thanks to 4D-KNIT, KARL MAYER has redefined the notion of warp knitted spacer fabrics. The term represents a completely new generation of spacer textiles that are based on the basic construction of conventional 3D warp knitted fabrics, but that significantly deviate from traditional designs. The spacer layer is particularly different: the space between the upper and lower can be filled with bulked yarns to achieve unprecedented effects in performance and design.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2021-09-13

Asia's fashion showcase CENTRESTAGE concludes

Asia's premier fashion event CENTRESTAGE, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and sponsored by Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, drew to a successful close yesterday. The three-day extravaganza (10 to 12 September) brought together more than 200 fashion brands from 24 countries and regions, with 30 fashion events taking place. It attracted over 2,550 trade buyers and more than 17,200 public visitors to participate and source fashion items. Over the three days of the event, close to 700 video business meetings were arranged to match global fashion buyers with exhibitors online.

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Recycling

2021-09-13

Breaking new ground in Turkey’s textile industry

The Starlinger recoSTAR universal 165 H-VAC iV+, which is part of Korteks’ 10 million dollars investment in a new polymer recycling facility, took up operation in May 2021. It has a production capacity of 7,200 tons per year and currently processes clean in-house polyester fibers from production scrap together with washed post-consumer PET flakes at a ratio of 50/50.

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News Archive
2021-09-12

Prime China offered great opportunities to connect your business with the most famous Chinese apparel and textile brands

2021-09-09

Academy Mobile: Sewing seminar in September

2021-09-09

Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute announces leadership transition

2021-09-09

Global Garment Active Insulation Market (2021 to 2026) - by Product, Application and Region

2021-09-09

Spiber Inc. raises JPY 34.4 Billion in funding to strengthen production and sales network

2021-09-09

Flora Growth expands distribution, will launch Stardog Loungewear on e-commerce platform Zulily with over 5 Million active customers

2021-09-09

U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol adds global apparel leader, PVH Corp., and its iconic brands as members

2021-09-09

U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol announces 2021 grower enrollment webinars

2021-09-09

TUBIWASH HLD-N | Cleaning additive for plastic recycling

2021-09-09

Genoa | Genova | Garibaldi in Jeans by Ian Berry

2021-09-09

Ready for the future - Start of training at Lindauer DORNIER

2021-09-09

SPINNOVA® materials on New York runway

2021-09-09

INDA announces the 2021 RISE® Innovation Award Finalists

2021-09-09

Unifi publishes 2021 Sustainability Report

2021-09-09

Siemens Energy and Toray to develop partnership through PEM water electrolysis based on a new membrane technology

2021-09-09

Bulletin from Extraordinary General Meeting in Re:NewCell AB on 3 September 2021

2021-09-09

SGL Carbon puts additional state-of-the-art soft felt line into operation

2021-09-09

Mimaki pushes creative boundaries in industrial printing with new high-performance and high-quality direct-to-object inkjet printers

2021-09-09

Loepfe Yarnmaster® Prisma offers innovative RGB full-color monitoring

2021-09-09

CEO Stefan Doboczky will not extend contract and will step down at end of third quarter 2021

2021-09-09

EL.NET – Complete networking

2021-09-09

MUNICH FABRIC START Autumn.Winter 22/23 & BLUEZONE as a parade example for physical trade shows

2021-09-09

Useful predictions

2021-09-09

VF Corporation announces Veronica Wu has stepped down from its Board of Directors

2021-09-09

AATCC Committee Meetings: Connect, Meet, Attend

2021-09-09

Helena Helmersson and Maisie Williams on “Fashion’s new normal”

2021-09-09

2021 Strategic Foresight Report: Enhancing the EU's long-term capacity and freedom to act

2021-09-09

Kornit Digital and threeASFOUR give shape to the future of fashion and technology with the KUNDALINI collection at New York Fashion Week

2021-09-09

Study data indicates that CELLIANT may increase grip strength in subjects with chronic wrist and elbow pain

2021-09-09

RadiciGroup, Atalanta sleeve sponsor for Champions League

2021-09-09

EFI Reggiani launches the fastest high-quality scanning digital textile printer in the market

2021-09-09

BASF at Simac – Endless possibilities of combining design, performance, and sustainability for footwear

2021-09-09

Rieter CAMPUS – Foundation stone laid

2021-09-09

Textile and apparel industry alliance moves closer to release of an international microfibre shedding standard

2021-09-09

Annual public Textile ETP Conference

2021-09-09

ISPO Munich 2022 presents expanded concept

2021-09-08

Trevira CS – starting afresh

2021-09-08

Kelheim Fibres to increase viscose fibre prices from 1. October 2021

2021-09-08

B.I.G. YARNS awarded HPR status for second European plant

2021-09-06

Lorpen is using recycled thread in its SS 2022 Collection

2021-09-06

ISKO partners with MoRe Research to innovate and discover new possibilities for cellulose-based materials.

2021-09-06

Lectra announces the acquisition of Gemini CAD Systems

2021-09-06

Focus on nonwoven products: the perfect manufacturing process for every application

2021-09-02

Sixth Belt and Road Summit opens today - Connecting government and business leaders online to foster trade

2021-09-02

IDC Industrial Printer Tracker finds mixed results in the second quarter of 2021

2021-09-02

Worldwide Cellulose Fibers Industry to 2026 - Featuring Daicel, Grasim Industries and Lenzing among others

2021-09-02

Champion® Athleticwear partners with The Renewal Workshop to give consumers additional eco-friendly apparel choices

2021-09-02

ITA Group becomes ITA Group International Centre for Sustainable Textiles

2021-09-02

Biden administration awards $6.5m contract to US Cotton LLC to ramp up production of american-made polyester tipped swabs

2021-09-02

Trützschler Nonwovens technology in China: During the pandemic and beyond

2021-09-02

VEOCEL™ Insights: Eco-friendly parenting is driving demand for sustainable baby products

2021-09-02

New agency in Bangladesh

2021-09-02

ANDRITZ at INDEX20

2021-09-02

The success story of cellulose fibres continues – plastic bans drive innovation

2021-09-02

36th IAF World Fashion Convention taking shape

2021-09-02

ISCC Accreditation demonstrates Berry Healthcare's sustainability capabilities in France

2021-09-02

Next Horizons: Heimtextil presents the 2022/23 trends

2021-09-02

Heimtextil 2022: 93 percent of guests plan to participate

2021-09-02

ITM Annual Report 2020 just released

2021-09-02

Sitra lists Infinited as one of Finland’s most interesting circular economy companies

2021-09-02

Autoneum appoints new Head of Corporate Communications

2021-09-02

EU invests €122 million in innovative projects to decarbonise the economy

2021-09-02

H&M Group signs new international accord for health and safety in the textile and garment Industry.

2021-09-02

Monki joins ZALORA

2021-09-02

The story behind the development of CELLIANT ® viscose presented at Dornbirn Global Fiber Conference

2021-09-02

Spinners know what they want

2021-09-02

Coloreel and D_house announce partnership

2021-09-01

Space application kicks off for ITMA ASIA + CITME 2022

2021-09-01

Smart surfaces create smarter HMIs, finds strategy analytics

2021-09-01

Global Textile Coatings Market (2021 to 2026) - Growth, Trends, COVID-19 Impact and Forecasts

2021-09-01

Global Plastic Recycling Markets 2021-2026 by Application, Process, Material, Geography, Competitive Landscape with Ansoff Analysis

2021-09-01

Worldwide Textile Recycling Industry to 2026 - Featuring Anandi Enterprises, Patagonia and Unifi among others

2021-09-01

BCI’s Large Farm Symposium: Driving farm-level impact through collaboration and knowledge sharing

2021-09-01

Wool and UV: How wool provides protection against sunlight

2021-09-01

Ian Berry and Tonello nominated for Film Award!

2021-09-01

SGL Carbon invests into modernization of its Morganton site

2021-09-01

MJ 92/1 B, a superlative JACQUARDTRONIC® LACE for a perfect fabric appearance

2021-09-01

New tricot machine for the volume market

2021-09-01

Changes in the Rieter Board of Directors

2021-08-30

Kemin Textile Auxiliaries’ Garmon Studio joins Ellen McArthur Foundation’s Jeans Redesign

2021-08-26

Cone Denim welcomes Amie Borges to lead sales strategy

2021-08-26

Livinguard Technology proven effective against Indian isolate of SARS COV 2 (Covid 19, wild version)

2021-08-26

The Global Change Award is back, with new scope

2021-08-26

Trützschler establishes the Trützschler Foundation

2021-08-26

Acteev® featured at Techtextil North America Symposium on innovative fabrics and fibers

2021-08-26

INDA unveils “On-Demand” World of Wipes® 2021 conference program

2021-08-26

Graniteville Specialty Fabrics announces new solvent process capabilities

2021-08-26

INVISTA to double nylon 6,6 polymer capacity at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park to serve the accelerating local demand for nylon 6,6 products

2021-08-26

MUNICH FABRIC START AW 22/23 & BLUEZONE showcase around 1,000 international collections in Munich

2021-08-26

Weavers in pole position

2021-08-26

Top technology for the boom sector

2021-08-26

AUTEFA Solutions supplies needle punching lines for Geotextile production to Confidence Infrastructure Ltd., Bangladesh

2021-08-26

KARL MAYER with new head office building

2021-08-26

Circular economy at Kelheim Fibres: Examples of innovation from raw material, product design and all the way to “end of life”

2021-08-26

DiloGroup at INDEX

2021-08-26

BTMA elects new CEO

2021-08-26

EU-BAT Compliance confirmed for all Sateri viscose fibre mills; achievement ahead of schedule

2021-08-26

Rialto Designs delivers flexible, sustainable fashion production on demand with Kornit Presto S

2021-08-19

Suominen Corporation’s Half-Year Financial Report for January 1 – June 30, 2021

2021-08-19

Wired features Infinited Fiber on its hottest startups list