Knitting & Hosiery

2019-01-18

The TM WEFT is launched successfully in China

A well attended in-house event was held in Changzhou from15.-18.01.2019 to launch KARL MAYER’s new warp knitting machine with weft insertion.

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Home Textiles

2019-01-17

Heimtextil 2019: A lively start gives hope for a good business year ahead

The international home textiles industry has enjoyed a promising start at Heimtextil in Frankfurt am Main, which has finished on 11th January. The challenging economic situation and uncertainty in the retail sector were countered by a positive and confident mood at the world’s leading trade fair.

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Carpets

2019-01-17

DOMOTEX 2019 – a trade fair to connect the continents

The latest edition of DOMOTEX – the world's leading showcase for carpets and floor coverings (January 11 to 14) – has underscored its reputation as the sector's biggest and most important hub for business, innovations and trends. Over 1,400 exhibitors from more than 60 nations came to Hannover to kick off a successful new year of business. With close to 90 percent of all attendees having decision-making authority, the caliber of the show's visitors remained extremely high – a fact confirmed by exhibitors.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-01-17

A record number of international companies applied for ISPO Textrends, the performance textiles, accessories and trims forum for the Sports & Out-doors markets. Judged by an international jury of textile experts, Best Product, TOP TEN and Selection were awarded in 10 sectors that will feature at the ISPO Textrends forum at ISPO Beijing in January and ISPO Munich in February 2019.

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Digital Printing

2019-01-17

Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, is expanding its high-revenue Large Format Printing (LFP) segment with a new leadership. Previously, the segment was divided into the areas of web-fed printing in Brixen and flatbed printing at the Lienz production site.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-01-17

ISPO Award jury honors the most innovative sports products for 2019/2020

The ISPO Award is regarded as a well-established seal of quality and approval for outstanding products in the sports industry. The 2019 winners have now been chosen. An independent international jury of experts have chosen the winners in the five segments Health & Fitness, Outdoor, Snowsports, Team & Social Sports, and Urban from amongst several hundreds of entries.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-01-17

Teijin Frontier launches new “Sensing Wear” range

Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group's fibers and products converting company, announced today that it has launched a new line of sportswear and other clothing incorporating “wearable solutions”. Samples of the new line-up will be exhibited at the 5th WEARABLE EXPO, a leading trade fair for wearable devices and related technology, which will take place at Tokyo Big Site from January 16 to 18. Teijin Frontier’s stand (W14-8, West Hall) will showcase motion-sensing and vital-sign sensing products.

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-01-17

EuroFibers appointed as premium supplier of Twaron®-based ripcords

To drive their process flexibility and offer customers the best service, Teijin Aramid has appointed EuroFibers BV as premium supplier of Twaron® based ripcords types. In concrete terms this means that as of January 1st 2019, ripcord orders can be placed at EuroFibers, who will handle the complete order process. The Twaron® based ripcords from EuroFibers are called Ripo RC and Ripo WB.

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Techtextil 2019

2019-01-17

Techtextil Innovation Award 2019: now open for entries

With the Techtextil Innovation Award, Techtextil, International Trade Fair for Technical Textiles and Nonwovens, will once again honour outstanding ideas in the field of technical textiles including, for the first time, ideas focusing on sustainability.

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Software

2019-01-17

Lectra strengthens its Executive Committee

Lectra is strengthening its Executive Committee to accelerate the implementation of its Lectra 4.0 strategy, initiated in early 2017, with the objective of becoming a key player in the Industry 4.0 market.

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Texprocess 2019

2019-01-17

Texprocess honours new textile-processing ideas

Honouring new, future-oriented technological developments in the apparel and textile industry: Texprocess Innovation Award now open for entries.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2019-01-16

As the key site for the construction of Monforts finishing machines, Montex Maschinenfabrik in Austria is currently working flat out to meet a very busy new order schedule, while also finalising the new exhibits which will be unveiled at ITMA 2019 in Barcelona this June.

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Raw Materials

2019-01-16

The December 2018 ICAC Recorder continued the theme established in the prior issue, which was released in September: ‘Cotton High Yields, This Time for Africa’. At 34 pages long, it includes four major feature articles, as well as an introductory editorial penned by the International Cotton Advisory Committee’s (ICAC) Head of the Technical Information Section, Dr. Keshav Kranthi.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-01-16

STOLL und DITF present at ISPO Munich

Once again, H. STOLL AG & Co. KG will be exhibiting at ISPO Munich on 3 - 6 February 2019, this year in cooperation with DITF (German Institute for Textile + Fiber Research). DITF as the largest European textile research center and STOLL present a fully automated production and development process out of a digitalized 3D CAD model.

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Spinning

2019-01-11

The long view for ring spinners

Ring spinning machines are getting longer. And that’s a trend that is noticeable in some markets, where ringframes run to as many as 2,000 spindles – or about 70 meters in length. Even with good human eyesight capable of reaching 5,000 meters, it’s still not possible to have a total overview of end-breaks along the full extent of the frame. Only an automated system can monitor if the spindles are all operating correctly.

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Shanghaitex 2019

2019-01-11

“Smarter Textile. Better Life” in ShanghaiTex 2019

Textile means more than just a piece of clothing today, it has always been closely related to our daily life. Since more consumers are eager to buy unique, creative and functional clothing, innovative technologies are being adopted in a broad range of applications in the textile and fashion market. Fashion and technology are edging closer together to cater effectively for the needs of the consumers.

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Spinning

2019-01-11

Oerlikon Neumag presents world innovation at the DOMOTEX

World premiere at the DOMOTEX World Trade Fair for Carpets and Floor Coverings in Hanover: between January 11 bis 14, 2019, Oerlikon Neumag will be showcasing its innovative new development, the BCF S8, to a wide audience for the very first time in Hall 11, Stand B36.

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Texprocess 2019

2019-01-10

Full range of technologies for textile processing

Automation, individualisation, customisation and sustainability. The range of technologies at the coming Texprocess is more comprehensive than ever. Four months before its start, the leading international trade fair for the processing of textile and flexible materials is almost booked up.

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Composites

2019-01-10

SGL Carbon and Airbus Helicopters agree on framework contract

The helicopter manufacturer Airbus Helicopters Germany and SGL Carbon have been working together for years in the field of processing composite materials for aircraft doors of the Airbus Group. In the future, the cooperation with Airbus will be extended to applications for the helicopter sector and further intensified.

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News Archive
2019-01-10

Vandewiele presents latest developments at DOMOTEX

2019-01-10

New SAF™ fabrics at IDEA 2019

2019-01-10

Teijin Frontier to exhibit at DOMOTEX 2019

2019-01-10

DiloGroup at IDEA 2019 in 
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2019-01-10

TENCEL fibers with REFIBRA technology for the first time at Heimtextil

2019-01-10

Lenzing expands offering for nonwovens in a high-tech application facility

2019-01-10

Beaulieu Yarns introduces sustainable yarns at Domotex 2019

2019-01-10

New soft touch collections on display at Domotex

2019-01-10

Continued growth with new concept

2019-01-10

The hotspot for high-tech textiles

2019-01-10

COLOMBIATEX 2019:
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2019-01-09

STOLL with latest innovations at DTG

2019-01-09

STOLL and the Guggenheim museum Bilbao collaborate

2019-01-07

Bethge weathers the storm – with the help of Monforts

2019-01-03

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2019-01-03

Indorama Ventures to acquire Invista’s HVA Polymer Asset in Germany

2019-01-03

Mimaki announces digitally printed design collaborations

2019-01-03

Indorama Ventures to acquire PET recycling capabilities from Custom Polymers PET, LLC in US

2019-01-03

The finalists for the Carpet Design Awards 2019 have been determined!

2019-01-03

OEKO-TEX® new regulations 2019

2019-01-03

SGL Carbon supplies carbon fibers and fabrics for BMW iNEXT

2019-01-03

Aramid fiber adopted for AQUOS zero smartphone

2019-01-03

Toray to integrate management of textile manufacturing subsidiaries in Thailand

2019-01-03

The world's first double-curved textile reinforced concrete facade

2019-01-03

ICAC revises its price forecast to 86.45 cents

2019-01-02

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Rieter sells real estate in Ingolstadt

2018-12-20

ICAC elects new standing committee officers during plenary meeting in Abidjan

2018-12-20

Itema exhibits best-in-class weaving innovations at DTG

2018-12-19

Petri Helsky appointed President & CEO of Suominen

2018-12-19

Mahlo starts trade show year 2019 in Bangladesh

2018-12-19

New line of business for Mayer & Cie.

2018-12-19

Mitsubishi Corporation acquires strategic stake hold of ELG Carbon Fibre

2018-12-19

Stäubli to present perfectly adapted solutions at DTG in Bangladesh

2018-12-19

Kordsa introduces a new fast press curable resin

2018-12-19

More options and innovations to be found at Yarn Expo Spring 2019

2018-12-17

The worldwide composites community meets at JEC World 2019 for 3 full days of business, innovation & knowledge

2018-12-17

Stäubli at Domotex – Creative binding technologies and outdoor carpets in the spotlight

2018-12-14

Hohenstein joins ZDHC Roadmap to Zero Programme

2018-12-14

August’s Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles is the place to foster business in the promising China market

2018-12-13

Digitalization as a way out of the returns trap

2018-12-13

USTER® STATISTICS 2018 app delivers wide-ranging benefits

2018-12-13

Picanol to participate in DTG

2018-12-13

Great Interest in Mimaki Eurasia’s Sectoral Support Campaign

2018-12-13

Archroma Pakistan wins ‘Employer of the Year’ and ‘CEO of the Year’ awards for the third time in a row

2018-12-13

Focus on innovation at INDEX™20

2018-12-13

Emilia Peltola appointed Vice President at Suominen Corporation

2018-12-12

Jeanologia joins Sustainable Apparel Coalition

2018-12-12

Nonwovens industry pledges uptake in use of recycled PET

2018-12-07

ICAC adopts final statement and announces dates for 2019

2018-12-07

KARL MAYER will be an ambassador for warp knitting at ISPO Munich

2018-12-06

The new path led by PG DENIM

2018-12-06

Customer Portal Weaving - just a click away

2018-12-06

Nonwoven innovation recognised with major healthcare and medical engineering award

2018-12-06

Rico Randegger takes over as Head of the Rieter Business Group After Sales

2018-12-06

Absolute Denim to become first denim manufacturer to convert 100% of its production to aniline-free* indigo solution

2018-12-06

ICAC’s World Café on organic cotton draws record-high attendance

2018-12-06

CHOMARAT obtains certification for environmental & energy management with ISO 14001 and ISO 50001

2018-12-06

Textile trends and know-how for architects, interior designers and hotel experts

2018-12-06

Teijin invests in Dutch venture Elitac to expand total safety solutions

2018-12-06

Hohenstein: Lab opening in India

2018-12-06

Lenzing applies for 25 patents for LENZING™ Web Technology

2018-12-05

High-tech help is on the way for small-scale farmers

2018-12-05

Indonesian textile factory buys the 6th 
BRÜCKNER stenter

2018-12-05

Lectra makes history with ‘Fashion On Demand’

2018-12-05

World premiere of CON-TEXTURES sculpture at the ADD-ITC - art meets science

2018-12-03

SPGPrints presents digital and rotary screen solutions at Heimtextil 2019

2018-12-03

Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles returns in March 2019

2018-12-03

New curtains and sustainable terry articles

2018-11-29

ISKO is back at Performance Days with ISKO Arquas 5.0

2018-11-29

Gütermann presents its extensive range of premium sewing threads

2018-11-29

INVISTA to launch new LYCRA® FREEF!T® technology

2018-11-29

Lauffenmühle – Textile innovation from thread to cloth

2018-11-29

Little King presents new sustainable fabrics

2018-11-29

PrimaLoft shows next step in sustainable materials

2018-11-29

Trans-Textil fashion style with innovative textile technologies

2018-11-29

Royal opening for McLaren Automotive’s new £50m carbon fibre innovation and production centre

2018-11-29

BCI drives measurable improvements in cotton production

2018-11-29

Better tools for digital engineering

2018-11-29

Westex by Milliken and Teijin Aramid join forces in Asia Pacific to revolutionize aramid FR fabric market

2018-11-29

Switching to carbon infrared emitters halves the drying time for screen-printed t-shirts

2018-11-29

Neonyt Fashionsustain announces topics and first speakers

2018-11-29

Polartec introduces first fabric technology engineered to reduce fiber shedding: Polartec® Power Air

2018-11-29

Brugnoli® at PERFOMANCE DAYS with explosive technology

2018-11-29

Weber & Leucht and Inside Climate begin cooperation

2018-11-28

Roland Heroes judges announced ahead of big winner reveal

2018-11-28

Pekka Ojanpää, upcoming President & CEO of Suominen, dies in aviation accident

2018-11-28

Südwolle Group and Santoni collaborate towards a new footwear concept

2018-11-28

RadiciGroup attends for the first time at Performance Days

2018-11-26

Traditional textile company in India is very satisfied with BRÜCKNER sanforizing range

2018-11-22

PERFORMANCE DAYS opens next week at the new location Messe München

2018-11-22

ANDRITZ to supply spunlace plant to Sheng Hung, Taiwan

2018-11-22

Jiangsu Honggang Petrochemical Co., Ltd. to utilize INVISTA’s latest P8 technology for new PTA line

2018-11-22

INDA calls for abstracts for World of Wipes international conference

2018-11-22

Minimizing water consumption: Sympatex to introduce spun-dyed functional textiles at the 2018 Performance Days

2018-11-22

Toray to introduce an environmentally friendly non-woven material with a suede texture

2018-11-22

FilSpec offers a series of workshops at PERFORMANCE DAYS

2018-11-22

Teijin Frontier to exhibit at Performance Days

2018-11-21

Two DEVAN technologies selected by Performance Days jury

2018-11-21

Heimtextil honours four academies