Knitting & Hosiery

2019-09-19

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at CISMA 2019

Leading textile solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will exhibit at the China International Sewing Machinery and Accessories Show (CISMA 2019) in Shanghai this month. On display at the SHIMA SEIKI booth (Hall E2, Stand F12) will be “Shima Cutting Solutions,” a fully integrated cutting system that offers smooth workflow from design and programming to fabric spreading, labeling, cutting and pick­up of cut parts.

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Composites

2019-09-19

Mahlo quality at China Composites Expo 2019

The China Composites Expo is one of the best-known exhibitions for fibre composites on the trade fair calendar. For three days, innovative materials and systems were the focus of interest for experts from all niche segments of the industry at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center. Mahlo GmbH + Co KG presented solutions for improved production processes by means of quality measurement.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-09-19

CHIC China International Fashion Fair's fall event, from 25 to 27 September 2019, will feature 698 exhibitors and brands from 10 countries and regions on more than 62,000 square meters of exhibition space at the National Exhibition & Convention Center in Shanghai.

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Home Textiles

2019-09-19

Heimtextil will launch the new 2020/2021 trend season with the general theme “WHERE I BELONG”. For the official Heimtextil Trend Preview, Stijlinstituut Amsterdam director Anne Marie Commandeur introduced the new design themes. The presentation in the run-up to Heimtextil (7-10 January 2020) took place at the Textile Museum’s Textile Lab in Tilburg, the Netherlands on 11 September 2019 and was streamed worldwide.

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Raw Materials

2019-09-19

Which cotton merchants and mills are sourcing the largest volumes of ‘better cotton’?

As demand for Better Cotton – cotton grown by licensed BCI Farmers in line with the Better Cotton Principles and Criteria – increases, more and more organisations throughout the cotton supply chain are joining the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) and supporting increased uptake of Better Cotton*. Earlier in the year, we announced the BCI Retailer and Brand Members that sourced the largest volumes of cotton as Better Cotton in 2018. Now we are launching the Cotton Merchants and Mills Leaderboard.

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Sustainability

2019-09-19

Minister Gerd Müller introduces the "Green Button", a publicly endorsed textile label

German Development Minister Gerd Müller has introduced the Green Button, a publicly endorsed textile certification mark. For the launch, 27 companies are already signed up. They have successfully passed the demanding scrutiny for the new textile label. Another 26 companies are currently going through the process of scrutiny.

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Composites

2019-09-19

Results of the LIFE Recysite Project

The Recysite project demonstrated the possibility to produce "green" composites based on natural fibres from agro-wastes, bio-based resin (ELO-epoxidized linseed oil] and humins (a side stream of bio-polymers production]. Additionally, it is possible to recycle these composites up to 10 times.

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Denim

2019-09-19

The LYCRA company launches annual fall denim co-marketing program

The LYCRA Company, owner of the LYCRA® brand family of fibers, announced today that it has launched a global co-branded marketing program to promote denim jeans made with its LYCRA® dualFX® technology. The program will premiere on Refinery29 (R29), a leading global media and entertainment company for young women.

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Spinning

2019-09-19

Quality Control made easy

Running a spinning mill can be quite challenging, when it comes to quality control and quality assurance. The complexity of these tasks increases with the number of different yarns produced simultaneously. Controlling the quality during the various production processes is labor intensive and requires experienced staff. On the other hand, highest yarn qualities are crucial, to maintain the customer satisfaction and to avoid costly complaints. To manage these challenges, GRG Cotspin, India, utilized the unique features of Loepfe´s MillMaster TOP.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-09-19

Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group's fibers and products converting company, announced today that Nantong Teijin Co., Ltd., the group's textile manufacturing and sales subsidiary based in Nantong, China, will participate in Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics - Autumn Edition 2019, one of the world's biggest and most comprehensive exhibitions of apparel fabric and accessories. The show will be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai from September 25 to 27.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-09-19

Nonwoven manufacturer Sandler has broken ground on the expansion of its US plant in Perry, Georgia. A new production line is scheduled to start production in fall 2020.

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Sustainability

2019-09-19

Clothing made from recycled down and fabric made with polyester fibres from recycled plastic bottles

On the occasion of the LifeWear Day consumer exhibition taking place this year in London, Japanese global apparel retailer UNIQLO and Toray Industries today announce the joint development of down clothing employing reclaimed down and DRY-EX apparel incorporating fabric from polyester fibres made with recycled PET bottles. This new initiative, part of a longstanding strategic partnership between the two companies, will contribute to sustainability by giving consumers access to merchandise that optimises the use of valuable resources.

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Composites

2019-09-19

COMPOSITES EUROPE generates momentum in a difficult market environment

Light and darkness are close together in the composites industry right now. This overall economic climate left its marks on COMPOSITES EUROPE, too – positively and negatively. The leading trade fair in the DACH region (the German-speaking countries) for fibre-reinforced plastics – sold mainly to customers in the automotive, aerospace, and plant and mechanical engineering industries – suffered from lower demand from both exhibitors and visitors this year.

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Software

2019-09-19

An Asian premiére for Avalution

Avalution and its Chinese partner Leatech will be at the CISMA in Shanghai from September 25 to 28, 2019 (booth number W1-F63). The company will be presenting the 3D body scanner AVAone and the results of the Size NorthAmerica measurement survey for the first time in Asia.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-09-19

Intertextile Apparel to celebrate 25 years of business with global industry players

Doors will open next week for Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, with over 4,400 high-quality exhibitors from 33 countries & regions preparing to meet tens of thousands of potential trade buyers. Keeping its roots in internationality, the fair will feature 11 country & region pavilions and zones to showcase the best of global talent, while VIP buyer delegations have been organised from India, Malaysia, the Philippines, Russia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam, to promote more business exchanges on a global scale. The fair will be open from 25 – 27 September at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai).

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Composites

2019-09-19

Hexcel to exhibit at CAMX 2019

At this year’s CAMX conference, taking place on September 24-26 in Anaheim, CA (Booth L42), Hexcel will promote its broad portfolio of composite innovations for aerospace and industrial applications.

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Sustainability

2019-09-19

Schoeller introduces PROEARTH™ biodegradable textiles

Schoeller, the global textile solutions manufacturer dedicated to sustainability and innovation for more than 150 years, introduces its new PROEARTH™ collection of biodegradable textiles. The new collection, comprised of bluesign® approved fabrics with biodegradable polyester, will debut as part of its Schoeller FTC (SFTC) line, a joint venture between Schoeller Textil AG and the Taiwanese Formosa Taffeta Co. Ltd., at Premiere Vision Paris, September 17-19, Hall 6, Stand 6J18.

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News Archive
2019-09-19

Sven Schöfer from ITA won AVK innovation prize

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2019-09-19

ICAC releases first-ever Annual Report

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Lenzing presents blockchain technology at Premiere Vision in Paris

2019-09-18

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2019-09-16

Kordsa at Composites Europe, the major industry meeting point in Europe

2019-09-12

Biggest MUNICH FABRIC START ever received much recognition

2019-09-12

ANDRITZ to supply three needlepunch lines to YANPAI, China

2019-09-12

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

2019-09-12

DOMOTEX exhibitors create feel-good Atmospheres

2019-09-12

MUNICH FABRIC START awards 7th HighTex Award

2019-09-12

Automation and quality assurance at the K fair

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The LYCRA Company launches LYCRA® FitSense™ Technology

2019-09-12

DyStar releases 2018 Sustainability Report

2019-09-12

Lenzing contracts Wood to deliver world´s largest lyocell plant

2019-09-12

Lenzing presented first blockchain pilot project at Hong Kong Fashion Summit

2019-09-12

Durst Oceania officially unveiled after successful P5 launch

2019-09-12

ideation 2019 event unleashes on-demand transformation for the new customer-centered era

2019-09-12

USTER® TESTER 6 offers two new features

2019-09-11

Technological symposium for Italian textile machinery in Egypt

2019-09-11

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

2019-09-11

STOLL successful at Spinexpo Shanghai 2019

2019-09-09

Grant Fitz hired as EFI’s new CFO

2019-09-09

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

2019-09-09

Chomarat’s carbon range in the spotlight at CAMX 2019 Expo

2019-09-09

DiloGroup at Techtextil India

2019-09-06

100,000 garbage bags made from recycled plastic for the RhineCleanUp Day on September 14

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

Shima Seiki selected by Japanese government for undertaking sustainable development goals

2019-09-05

Kelheim Fibres presents biobased high-tech materials

2019-09-05

The Truetzschler Card TC 19i: The first intelligent card

2019-09-05

Show Preview: These are the highlights of COMPOSITES EUROPE 2019

2019-09-05

Teijin completes acquisition of Benet Automotive

2019-09-05

Teijin develops foldable fiber-reinforced plastic structure

2019-09-05

Toray subsidiaries to exhibit at Composites Europe

2019-09-05

Toray agrees to acquire Alva Sweden AB

2019-09-05

RISE® Innovation Award finalists announced

2019-09-05

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

2019-09-05

Hyosung is taking a big step to become a global top three carbon fiber company through large-scale investment

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