Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2018-11-16

Monforts technology behind denim innovations in London

A significant number of Monforts denim manufacturing customers will be heading over to the UK next month, when Denim Première Vision is held in London for the very first time. The event takes place from December 5-6th, at the historic Old Truman Brewery on Brick Lane, in London’s completely regenerated and thriving East End.

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Digital Printing

2018-11-15

EFI introduces next-generation single-pass Reggiani BOLT textile digital printer

The brand-new, next-generation, single-pass EFI™ Reggiani BOLT textile digital printer from Electronics For Imaging, Inc. (Nasdaq:EFII) made its debut this week during an open house event at the EFI Reggiani facility in Bergamo, Italy. The advanced, ultra-high-speed digital single-pass printer has the potential to revolutionise the textile printing market, providing users with high uptime and reliability, outstanding performance, superior printing uniformity and accuracy, long printhead life and minimal maintenance needs.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-11-15

Toray to revise price of nylon 66 yarn and fabrics for automotive airbags

Toray Industries, Inc., announced that it would raise the price of nylon 66 yarn and fabrics for automotive airbags application from the December 2018 shipment.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-11-15

The ROICA marketing, communication and innovations investment strategy, launched in 2016 has already created a new, positive and dynamic market growth position for the ROICA premium stretch fiber.

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Spinning

2018-11-15

Saurer is supplying 48 ZinserImpact 72XL compact spinning machines with a total of 82 944 spindles to Sanko Textiles. The tradition-rich Turkish textile company is thus one of the first customers worldwide to use this new generation of machines. The internationally leading company has valued its relationship with Saurer, the ring-spinning specialist, for years.

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Spinning

2018-11-15

When the auditor’s visit is actually welcome…

Every business needs auditors, to monitor and check finances and administration – but it has to be said that a visit from them is not always greeted with eager anticipation! In fact, there is often a degree of nervousness at the likelihood of difficult questions and high expectations.

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Composites

2018-11-15

Kordsa is listed in BIST Sustainability Index for the third consecutive year with improved rankings

Kordsa is among 50 most sustainable companies listed in Borsa Istanbul for the period between November 2018-October 2019. Having improved its ratings on environmental criteria, Kordsa is deemed worthy of being in BIST Sustainability Index for the third year in a row, this year.

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Sustainability

2018-11-14

HeiQ and DuPont Consumer Solutions introduce an eco-friendly water-repellent finish for Wolverine World Wide Leather

The Swiss textile technology innovator HeiQ and DuPont Consumer Solutions, a business unit of DuPont Specialty Products, help establish an eco-friendly water repellent for leather.

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Associations

2018-11-14

Third quarter orders remain stable

The orders index for textile machinery compiled by ACIMIT, the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers, for the period ranging from July to September 2018, has proven stable compared to the same period for 2017. Indeed, the value of the index stood at 108.3 basis points (2015 basis =100).

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Spinning

2018-11-14

"Datacenter in a box" is the new powerful, flexible and secure IT infrastructure solution

Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment Industrie 4.0 solutions for the production of polyester, nylon and polypropylene are based on the digitalization of the production landscape and the intelligent processing of the flood of data generated in this way. In the future, the segment will offer its customers a new powerful, flexible and, above all, secure IT infrastructure.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-11-13

Teijin develops highly modified cross-section crimped yarn: SOLOTEX® OCTA®

Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd. , the Teijin Group's fiber and products converting company, announced today that it has developed SOLOTEX OCTA, a highly modified cross-section crimped yarn that is extra bulky, lightweight, stretchable and shape-recovering. Samples will be provided in the fiscal year 2018. Teijin Frontier expects annual sales of staple-fiber SOLOTEX OCTA to reach 400 tons and sales of filament SOLOTEX OCTA to reach one million meters as textiles by the fiscal year ending in March 2023.

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Making-Up

2018-11-13

This year’s winner of the prestigious Innovation award, the SKAPA prize is Joakim Staberg and his Coloreel who has developed a unique machine for digital thread coloring that will revolutionize the textile industry. This places Coloreel as one of the most innovative companies in the world since Sweden is ranked as the 2nd most innovative country in the world according to 2018 Bloomberg Innovation Index.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-11-13

Garment- and leather shoe-manufacturing, along with cultivation of agricultural products (mainly coffee), are the main industries in Ethiopia. These industries are mainly driven by foreign investment. Local companies are not yet in the position to play a bigger role in this game.

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Composites

2018-11-12

Kordsa at Composites Europe with its composites technologies

Kordsa participated in Composites Europe 2018, the world’s foremost trade fair and international business platform for the composites industry, in Stuttgart, Germany on 6-8 November. Kordsa showcased the products for the commercial aviation industry produced by its newly acquired companies Fabric Development Inc, Textile Products Inc., and Advanced Honeycomb Technologies as well as its technologies for the automotive industry.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2018-11-12

Inaugural adidas x Woolmark Performance Challenge winner announced

Alicia Ferreira de Sousa from L’École de la Maille de Paris was announced the winner of the inaugural adidas x Woolmark Performance Challenge, presented at a special event during Outdoor Retailer, Denver, Colorado. The Woolmark Performance Challenge is a new annual competition for tertiary students aimed at pushing the limits of product innovation and is set to kick-start the career of Alicia.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-11-11

PEF compliance for Radigreen® synthetic turf yarn study

Certiquality has recently issued a Product Environmental Footprint (PEF) Statement of Compliance to Tessiture Pietro Radici for its Radigreen® MFL PE, a yarn ideal for the manufacture of synthetic turf. In line with the RadiciGroup sustainability strategy (the first Group PEF certification dates back to 2013), Tessiture Pietro Radici, a Group company engaged in the production of artificial grass yarn, decided to pursue the approach of voluntary environmental impact measurement of its products.

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ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-11-10

Groz-Beckert welcomes over 4,000 visitors to ITMA Asia

The sixth ITMA Asia + CITME in Shanghai, China, was extremely successful for Groz-Beckert. Over the five days of the trade fair in October 2018, the company welcomed over 4,000 international customers and partners to its booth. Around three quarters of the customers at the Groz-Beckert booth came from China, followed by guests from Japan, India and South Korea.

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Composites

2018-11-09

Final report: COMPOSITES EUROPE 2018 - the lightweight path to success

Glass and carbon fibre reinforced plastics are in demand when lightweight and forward-looking solutions are called for. This trend towards lightweight construction is currently one of the strongest drivers for the composites industry. Just as strong are the impulses generated by the composites sector itself: the major technological advances in the manufacturing and processing chain enables this sector of industry to increasingly automate and shorten manufacturing processes.

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ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-11-08

ITMA ASIA + CITME enjoys another successful presentation

ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018, the region’s leading textile machinery exhibition, ended successfully after five days of exciting product demonstrations and business networking.

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News Archive
2018-11-08

Success for STOLL at ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-11-08

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Expotextil Peru 2018

2018-11-08

The future of warp knitting – digital, sustainable and technically innovative

2018-11-08

Techtextil and Texprocess 2019: almost fully booked up

2018-11-08

Suominen extends its BIOLACE® product line with new nonwovens for hygiene products

2018-11-08

Textile Exchange releases 2018 Preferred Fiber and Materials Market Report

2018-11-08

Textiles made from flame retardant polyamide

2018-11-08

Versalis, RadiciGroup and Safitex team up to recycle synthetic grass for sports fields

2018-11-08

CHOMARAT invests in a new laid scrim manufacturing technology

2018-11-08

Global consumption forecast at 27.5 million tonnes for 2018/19

2018-11-01

ITA at the Composites Europe 2018

2018-11-01

Revolutionary clean dye Recycrom on fast track to scaling

2018-11-01

BOREALIS supports global commitment to eliminate plastic pollution at the source

2018-11-01

TERNUA reaches the milestone of eliminating PFCs from its clothes

2018-11-01

SHIMA SEIKI to hold digital yarn exhibition in London

2018-11-01

Sleep smarter, live healthier: Heimtextil presents the “Future of Sleep”

2018-11-01

AATCC and SGIA announce digital textile printing conference 3.0

2018-11-01

SGL Carbon to build a central logistics center

2018-11-01

Two industry awards for Durst at SGIA Expo 2018

2018-11-01

Award-winning educational partnership celebrates 20 years

2018-11-01

Toray to expand air filter business in Republic of Korea

2018-11-01

First biobased coating hardener for lightfast polyurethane coatings

2018-11-01

The pivotal role of regional cooperation for the long-term growth of the European textile and clothing sector

2018-11-01

Strong growth momentum continued in all businesses

2018-11-01

Yarn Expo Autumn wraps up with 501 exhibitors and over 19,000 visitors

2018-11-01

Porcher Industries’ subsidiary BGF Industries invests USD 7 million in Virginia (USA)

2018-11-01

Industry 4.0 Award to Kordsa at Platin Global 100 Awards

2018-11-01

KARL MAYER’s WEBSHOP SPARE PARTS has some new features

2018-11-01

As the world shifts, so does lace – but where are they going to?

2018-10-25

Fire at Kelheim Fibres’ viscose fibre production plant

2018-10-25

Neonyt: We are water

2018-10-25

Moroccan textile industry with specialists for fast fashion and denimwear at MAROC IN MODE

2018-10-25

Heimtextil presents 40 textiles editeurs in a new area

2018-10-25

DEVAN presents further findings on MOOV&COOL

2018-10-25

Interim injunctions against design patent infringements at ITMA ASIA successfully enforced

2018-10-25

HUB 1922 presents new sustainable technologies

2018-10-25

Oerlikon to cooperate with Shaoyang Textile Machinery

2018-10-25

Recognized research work in texturing at the Suzhou site

2018-10-25

Softwear Automation introduces next generation LOWRY SEWBOT

2018-10-25

Kordsa introduced its products for the aerospace and aviation industries at CAMX 2018

2018-10-25

Garmon presents the new OVD dyes collection

2018-10-25

Trevira expands its joint fair booth for Heimtextil 2019

2018-10-25

12 Composites Innovators to receive a JEC Innovation Award in Seoul

2018-10-25

OUTLOOK™ 2018 closes as most successful edition ever

2018-10-25

PrimaLoft debuts the first synthetic insulation made from 100% recycled, biodegradable fibers

2018-10-25

GRS certification for RadiciGroup recycled polyester

2018-10-25

SABIC to introduce new ultra-high melt flow PP

2018-10-18

The challenge of digitalization

2018-10-18

Automation solutions made by Oerlikon

2018-10-18

Godet coating as customer service

2018-10-18

Denim goes greener through the whole chain. Prosperity Textile acting as a pioneer and choosing the first sustainable innovation in the weaving industry: the brand-new iSAVERTM by Itema

2018-10-18

CEMATEX underscores ITMA 2019 theme with innovation lab feature

2018-10-18

Oerlikon to cooperate with Shaoyang Textile Machinery

2018-10-18

Artificial Intelligence (AI) – Creating the digital yarn factory

2018-10-17

ANDRITZ successfully closes its acquisition of Xerium Technologies, Inc.

2018-10-17

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP at ITMA ASIA 2018

2018-10-17

EFI Reggiani COLORS printer and new TERRA pigment ink solution drive new capabilities for customers at ITMA Asia

2018-10-17

Suominen introduces FIBRELLA® Cozy, a topsheet material with superior softness and customizable patterns

2018-10-17

Quality all the way with extended USTER product range: from fiber to fabric

2018-10-16

Gerber Adds Reciprocating Pivex® to GERBERcutter® Z1 to Improve Cutting Accuracy and Efficiency

2018-10-16

CHOMARAT reinforcements, 3 examples offered in live demos at CAMX 2018 EXPO

2018-10-16

Wiping robot – more intelligence, less work

2018-10-16

Switzerland: the cradle of innovation

2018-10-16

Staple FORCE S 1100 at ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-10-15

James Heal has revealed a new Light Fastness Tester with Weathering at ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-10-15

En-route to becoming a digital trendsetter

2018-10-15

Italian textile machinery sector set to show off its latest technology developments at ITMA ASIA+CITME in shanghai

2018-10-15

The global language of quality gets appy

2018-10-15

Original technology makes the difference

2018-10-15

Conquering the digital world – with KM.ON

2018-10-15

Sixth ITMA ASIA + CITME combined show focuses on taking the industry forward. Exhibition opens in Shanghai with extensive showcase of latest technology

2018-10-12

A high speed boost for Spunlace lines- Autefa Solutions Injection Card and Crosslapper CL 4006 SL

2018-10-11

Noseda srl (Italy) presents latest and new technology

2018-10-11

Thermobonding ovens for light web nonwovens

2018-10-11

Cormatex at ITMA Asia 2018

2018-10-11

PENTEK introduces the latest version of DreamAIR

2018-10-11

BMSvision will be focusing on Industry 4.0 and smart textile manufacturing

2018-10-11

Gerber launches fashiontech platform 1.0

2018-10-11

Gerber Technology partners with ExactFlat

2018-10-11

HUNTSMAN and the CHEMOURS Company expand long-standing alliance

2018-10-11

Jeanologia presents technological innovations for the Chinese textile industry

2018-10-11

Quality, innovation and sustainability major topics at CHIC Shanghai

2018-10-11

Kordsa takes part in a new EU-funded project

2018-10-10

European Textile Machinery Roadshow in Mexico

2018-10-09

JEC announces appointment of CEO and event Director

2018-10-09

Yarn Expo Autumn to open on Monday with record-breaking 500-plus exhibitors

2018-10-08

Mahlo at ITMA Asia with smart solutions for textile finishing

2018-10-08

Experience digitalization at the PI Apparel in Milan

2018-10-08

First at the finishing line for 150 years

2018-10-04

IRG CosiMo & ITA-Augsburg open platform for thermoplastic composites research

2018-10-04

TMAS members set to showcase the latest innovations in Swedish machinery at ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-10-04

Accelerating the use of thermoplastics in composites with Van de Wiele

2018-10-04

Transparent sustainability by RadiciGroup

2018-10-04

En route to the digital yarn factory

2018-10-04

STC Spinnzwirn is a new company of the Starlinger Group

2018-10-04

Maroc in Mode & Maroc Sourcing start next week in Marrakech

2018-10-04

Kornit Digital globally launches new Storm HD6

2018-10-04

Successful product launch of the world’s first instant thread coloring unit

2018-10-04

Porcher Industries and U.S. subsidiary BGF Industries to exhibit at CAMX 2018

2018-10-04

Project I & STOLL launch apparel manufacturing of the future