3D CAD, Cloud and PLM: Three New Technologies Revolutionizing the Clothing Industry at Texprocess 2015

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Frankfurt, Germany – The production of apparel has changed dramatically. In the past, the entire production process took an average of six weeks and contained a high percentage of rejected designs until the process was completed. In today’s world of a variety of fashion collections, international production

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Vietnam and Hong Kong Garment Companies Ink Co-operation Contract

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Vietnam / Hong Kong – Vietnam News reports that Duc Giang Corporation , one of VietNam’s leading garment enterprises, has signed a contract with Hong Kong (China)’s largest listed garment firm, Luen Thai Holdings. The move is part of efforts made by Dugarco to integrate more deeply into the world garment market, especially with a raft [...]

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Stoll Helpline – The Correct Answer to Each Question

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Reutlingen, Germany - The Stoll Helpline is an important key element within Stoll’s service concept. Customers, business partners and technicians all over the world will be supported quick and easily regarding questions about the Stoll flat knitting machines, Stoll’s Machine Management Tools and the Stoll pattern software M1plus®. This valuable service exists since 1997 and has [...]

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Export Goods to be Redefined in Bangladesh; Textiles & RMG Earned $25.39 Billion in 2014

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Dhaka, Bangladesh - Dhaka Tribune reports that Bangladesh government is going to redefine export-oriented traditional and non-traditional products as it has planned to diversify products for enlarging export basket. The move came as the contribution of the traditional products

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ITMA 2015 Online Visitor Registration Opens

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Milan, Italy – ITMA 2015, the world’s largest textile and garment manufacturing technology showcase, is expected to draw a visitorship of over 100,000 from around the world. To encourage early registration, special rates are available to visitors who order their badge online from now until 15 October. The early bird badge rates are 80 euros [...]

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Heimtextil 2016: Theme Park Enters the Second Round

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Frankfurt, Germany – Heimtextil is continuing its successful Theme Park idea. After an exciting première of the new trend area at the latest international trade fair for home and contract textiles, Heimtextil has now started planning for the trend season 2016/17.  “Having achieved widespread encouragement for our trend activities,

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Fairtrade International Seeking Industry Feedback on New Textile Labor Standard

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Bonn, Germany - Fairtrade International — a coalition of 28 organizations working to make trade fairer throughout the world welcomed comments from throughout the garment and textile supply chains on the new Fairtrade Textile Standard, now under development. Fairtrade International says it has run mock audits with textile producers

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Levi Strauss & Co. Reaches 1 Billion Liters of Water Saved through Sustainability Initiatives

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California, United States – Levi Strauss & Co. announced it has saved 1 billion liters of water since 2011 through its Water<Less™ process, which reduces the water used in garment finishing by up to 96 percent.  This announcement coincides with the release of LS&Co.’s new Product Lifecycle Assessment (LCA), an update on the company’s groundbreaking 2007

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Clariant’s Licocene® Waxes Reach Final of German 2015 Innovation Prize

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Muttenz, Switzerland - Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is a finalist in the prestigious German business innovation award, ”Innovationspreis der Deutschen Wirtschaft 2015″, category Large Company. The achievement relates to Clariant’s Licocene® polyolefin-based waxes, recognized for advancing sustainability in textiles, plastics and coatings manufacturing and improving

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Xennia Launches Advanced Digital Textile Ink for Polyamide Printing

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London, United Kingdom - Xennia Technology  launched a full range of digital textile inks for production printing of silk and polyamide fabrics including nylon and lycra/elastane/spandex. Xennia Agate™ offers excellent colour and fastness performance combined with production reliability. The Xennia Agate™ range of digital textile inkjet inks is designed for high quality

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China Interdye 2015 and China Textile Printing 2015 to Take Place in Shanghai this April

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Shanghai, China – China Interdye 2015 and China Textile Printing 2015, organized by China Dyestuff Industry Association, China Dyeing and Printing Association, and China Council for the Promotion of International Trade, Shanghai Sub-Council and hosted by Shanghai International Exhibition Service Co., Ltd.,

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New Smartrepel Hydro from Archroma Keeps Outdoor Clothing Dry and Nature Cleaner

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Reinach, Switzerland - Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals, introduced a true innovation in water repellency for outdoor clothing with the launch of its Smartrepel Hydro line for polyester, polyamide and cotton-based textiles. Smartrepel Hydro water repellent agents extend the benefits of high-performing, nature-friendlier protection to the full spectrum of fibers

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Levi Strauss & Co. Reaches 1 Billion Liters of Water Saved through Sustainability Initiatives

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California, United States – Levi Strauss & Co. announced it has saved 1 billion liters of water since 2011 through its Water<Less™ process, which reduces the water used in garment finishing by up to 96 percent.  This announcement coincides with the release of LS&Co.’s new Product Lifecycle Assessment (LCA), an update on the company’s groundbreaking 2007

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Adidas Group Chemical Management Progress Update

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Herzogenaurach, Germany – The adidas Group announced that it has completed a full screening of the chemicals used in the manufacturing of its apparel materials. This marks a best-in-class approach towards full transparency with regard to which chemicals are used in the material manufacturing process,the so called ‘chemical input’ stage. As a result of this [...]

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AATCC: Engineering Parameters for Aerospace Textiles

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North Carolina, United States – The wings and fuselage of the plane with which the Wright brothers achieved the first powered flight used plain woven cotton (muslin), stretched over a wooden frame. Textiles have continued to play a vital—and continually evolving—role in aeronautics since those pioneering efforts over a hundred years ago.

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BASF Brings Polyamide Solutions Based on Renewable Feedstock to the World of Fashion

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Taiwan / China – BASF offers a high performance Ultramid® polyamide, which is derived from renewable raw materials, to the textile industry. Italon, a Taiwan based textile manufacturer, is the first company to use this new solution to produce yarns.

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SSM to Exhibit Well-Established SSM TW2-Series at SHANGHAITEX 2015

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Horgen, Switzerland - SSM at SHANGHAITEX in Shanghai, China, 15 – 18 June 2015. The well-established SSM TW2-series will be exhibited. SSM announced their participation to the forthcoming SHANGHAITEX in Shanghai, China, from June 15th to 18th. The Swiss based SSM Schärer Schweiter Mettler AG, the inventor of the electronic yarn traverse system, will continue their tradition [...]

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54th DORNBIRN MAN-MADE FIBERS CONGRESS In September: Communicating the Future of Man-made Fibers

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Vienna, Austria - In December 2014 DI Friedrich Weninger succeeded Heinz Kmonicek as Manager of the AUSTRIAN MAN-MADE FIBERS INSTITUTE (AUSTRIAN-MFI) and Chairman of the Programme Committee of the DORNBIRN MAN-MADE FIBERS CONGRESS.

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INVISTA’s New Novadyn™ Transparent Polyamides Provide a Major Boost to Traditional Nylon’s Conditioned Properties

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Delaware, United States - INVISTA has launched Novadyn™ polyamides – transparent polymers that can also be used as differentiated blend additives to improve traditional nylon performance. Novadyn™ polyamides are highly versatile semi-aromatic polyamides with a unique combination of performance, cost effectiveness and recycled content.  

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British Wool Partners with My Country Business Awards 2015 to Find Emerging Wool Talent

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom - An inspiring competition run by one of the UK’s leading home interiors publications has joined forces with British Wool, to empower and promote entrepreneurs to move their fledgling country businesses forward.

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Positive Patent Decision for Rieter in China

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Switzerland / China - Continuous innovation to increase customer benefits is a core task of Rieter. This also includes product protection. Innovation and the fight against patent infringements is also an important strategic objective of the Chinese government. Recently, Rieter won the appeal process relating to its Com4 innovation in China.

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Loepfe’s Newly Developed Optical Yarn Defects Sensor WEFTMASTER ® FALCON-i

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Wetzikon, Switzerland - In order to monitor an individual thread for finest knots, fluff, filamentation, smallest thick places or even capillary breaks, Loepfe’s newly developed FALCON-i sensor is installed, e.g., before or after a weft feeder. The thread can be monitored by using sensitivity levels, to be set manually or automatically.

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Trevira Fibres and Filaments for Technical Applications

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By   12 days ago

Bobingen, Germany - In 2014, 46% of all filaments and fibres made by Trevira were used in technical applications. So this year the fibre manufacturer is once again exhibiting at the Techtextil Fair at Frankfurt, seeking to strengthen its existing contacts with manufacturers of technical textiles and nonwovens and to gain new customers.

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Yarn Expo Spring 2015 to Kick Off on March 18 with Wider Range of Yarn Products

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Shanghai, China – Yarn Expo Spring 2015, one of the most renowned yarn and fibre trade events in the region, will open its doors on March 18th. Held in the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), a new venue that’s closer to the country’s textile manufacturing hub, this edition will offer more convenience to show [...]

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Vestagen Launches New Operating Room Scrub Line with Schoeller Textile Technology

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Switzerland / United States – In 2014, Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. obtained rights to patented textile technologies by Schoeller Technologies to develop VESTEX®, an active barrier protective fabric that prevents or reduces acquisition and retention of microbes and other contaminants. Today the company’s success in the field

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The SensitivEcoSystem® Project on the Mountain Peaks of Nepal.

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Varese, Italy - A challenging enterprise, which demonstrates EUROJERSEY’s commitment towards the environment, will involve the Italian mountain climber Marco Confortola in the SensitivEcoSystem® environmental sustainability project. Thanks to the collaboration with EUROJERSEY, on April 1st, Marco Confortola, for two months will climb the Dhaulagiri peak, in Nepal,

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Teijin to Participate in Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

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Tokyo, Japan – The Teijin Group announced that Nantong Teijin Co., Ltd. , the group’s textile manufacturing and sales company based in Nantong, China, will participate in Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition 2015 , which will be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai from March 18 to 20. The Nantong Teijin booth (Hall [...]

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Start of New Era as Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics Spring Edition 2015 Opens from March 18, 2015

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Shanghai, China – A new era begins this week as Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition 2015 opens in a brand-new venue with a record number of exhibitors participating. Over 2,600 suppliers from 24 countries and regions (2014: 1,469) will take part in the biggest ever Spring Edition from 18 – 20 March at [...]

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The Power of MUNICH FABRIC START

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Munich, Germany  - The success of the most recent MUNICH FABRIC START from 2 to 4 February 2015 has confirmed once again: Munich is of essential importance to the international textile industry and continues to increase in significance. Even though its organisers were faced with a special challenge this season.

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FESPA Fabric 2015 Invites you to “Launch into a Universe of Garment Decoration”

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Cologne, Germany - FESPA is calling on all printers with an interest in garment decoration to FESPA Fabric 2015, taking place within FESPA 2015 Global Expo from 18-22 May 2015, in Cologne, Germany. 44% larger than FESPA Fabric 2013 in London, this year’s show will showcase the largest constellation

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Top Value Fabrics Introduces Mega Grip™, Non-Skid Slip Resistant Fabric

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Indiana, United States - Mega Grip™ is an innovative non-skid, slip resistant fabric that offers superior grip in wet, dry, hot and cold conditions. Mega Grip™ is 100% expanded PVC with a high quality non-slip surface applied to it, and this fabric raises the bar for abrasion resistant grip fabrics.

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Sunbrella Launches Outdoor Embroidery Thread

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By   26 days ago

North Carolina, United States – Sunbrella Embroidery Thread is a revolutionary embroidery product that brings the industry-leading color fastness and weather durability of Sunbrella fabrics to decorative stitching. Sunbrella fabrics are the leading performance fabrics in the awning, marine, furniture and automotive markets. Now, Sunbrella Embroidery

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AUTEFA Solutions at Techtextil 2015

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Friedberg, Germany - AUTEFA Solutions delivers turn-key lines as well as individual machines for nonwovens manufacturing. Application fields are the production of artificial leather, filter products and paper-machine felts, automotive felts, geotextiles, floor coverings, felts for insulation and nonwovens for the hygiene industry. CEO Dr. Stefan Schlichter explains: „ We notice a trend in reducing of [...]

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INDA Announces 2015 World of Wipes® International Conference

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North Carolina, United States – The entire wipes industry will come together to learn more about the key drivers of the supply chain at the 2015 World of Wipes® International Conference (WOW), June 16-19, at the Hotel InterContinental Buckhead, in Atlanta, Ga. INDA Announces 2015 World of Wipes® International Conference (WOW) to be held in [...]

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Gurit 2014 Result Based on Gratifying Growth Level Across All Market Segments and Regions

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Zurich, Switzerland - Gurit reports double digit sales growth across all market segments for the fiscal year 2014, deriving substantial benefit from generally favorable markets. A considerable upswing in Gurit`s Tooling and Automotive business as well as positive demand for core materials were the main contributors to the increase of net sales to CHF 335.8 million for [...]

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Bauer Hockey Newest Stick Vapor 1x Reinforced By Textreme®

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Boras, Sweden - Bauer Hockey has introduced their latest stick, the most advanced VAPOR stick yet, VAPOR 1X, reinforced by TeXtreme®. The VAPOR 1X is redesigned to give quick release shots and faster moves around defensemen. TeXtreme® carbon fiber fabrics help reduce the weight while, at the same time,

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Vestagen Launches New Operating Room Scrub Line with Schoeller Textile Technology

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By   5 days ago

Switzerland / United States – In 2014, Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. obtained rights to patented textile technologies by Schoeller Technologies to develop VESTEX®, an active barrier protective fabric that prevents or reduces acquisition and retention of microbes and other contaminants. Today the company’s success in the field

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Techtextil 2015: Innovations Made by Freudenberg Performance Materials

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Weinheim, Germany - Techtextil 2015 – the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens – is the first public appearance of Freudenberg Performance Materials . The Freudenberg nonwovens specialist officially began operating on January 1, 2015.

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EMS Named “Supplier of the Year” by General Motors for the Fifth Year in Succession

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Domat/Ems, Switzerland - The German car maker Opel relies on high-performance polyamides from EMS-GRIVORY for various applications – and has now presented the Swiss supplier with its “Supplier of the Year” award for the fifth time in a row. This recognises the outstanding service provided by the polyamide specialist.

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PEGAS NONWOVENS Boosts EBITDA by 22.4% to EUR 47.2 Million in 2014, the Highest in the Company’s History

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Luxembourg / Czech Republic - PEGAS NONWOVENS SA , a leading European producer of nonwovens textiles, recorded consolidated revenues of EUR 230.5 million in 2014, up by 15.7% yoy. In the fourth quarter of 2014, consolidated revenues reached EUR 58.8 million, up by 10.4% yoy.

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Stoll Helpline – The Correct Answer to Each Question

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Reutlingen, Germany - The Stoll Helpline is an important key element within Stoll’s service concept. Customers, business partners and technicians all over the world will be supported quick and easily regarding questions about the Stoll flat knitting machines, Stoll’s Machine Management Tools and the Stoll pattern software M1plus®. This valuable service exists since 1997 and has [...]

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Picanol Group Reports Net Profit of 52.4 Million Euros, 2014 Results in Line with Expectations

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Ypres, Belgium - In line with the previously announced forecasts, the Picanol Group realized a consolidated turnover of 418.2 million euros over the full 2014 financial year. This compared to 559.9 million euros in 2013, which was the best year in the history of the group. The Weaving Machines division made a hesitant start to 2014 based on [...]

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Groz-Beckert at the Techtextil and Texprocess 2015

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By   12 days ago

Albstadt, Germany – The exhibitions Techtextil and Texprocess will be held simultaneously in Frankfurt on the Main from 4 to 7 May 2015. At these leading trade fairs for technical textiles and nonwovens (Techtextil) and for the processing of textile and flexible materials (Texprocess), the exhibitors will present the whole value chain and set new [...]

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Knitting and Hosiery Machinery Zone at ShanghaiTex 2015, Exploration of Industry Growth and Grasp of New Opportunities

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Shanghai, China – The 17th International Exhibition on Textile Industry will be held at Shanghai New International Expo Center (Pudong, Shanghai) on 15th-18th June 2015. There will be seven theme zones accounting for nine exhibition halls, with over 103,500 square meters of exhibition area.

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Stoll Fashion & Technology & Perfect Education

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Reutlingen, Germany - The creative and innovative consultant Fashion & Technology is an excellent sparring partner for designers and brand enterprises from all over the world. Customer-friendly and creative support is offered to the clients for their textile projects. Stoll Fashion & Technology assists many famous designers and brand companies in the technical knitting development

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Huddersfield Students Win Placements in Japan with Shima Seiki

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United Kingdom  / Japan - Two University of Huddersfield students have each won a three-week paid trip to Japan, where they will receive training at the headquarters of the world leaders in computerised knitting technology for fashion and clothing design, Shima Seiki. Kathryn Seymour and Hazel Simpson are final year Textiles students. They were selected by [...]

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The Stoll Energyscouts Start to Work

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Reutlingen, Germany - H. Stoll GmbH & Co, KG, the flat knitting equipment manufacturer from Reutlingen, Germany, is a proud member of the “Blue Competence” sustainability initiative of the machinery, plan engineering and construction association (VDMA/Verband Deutscher Maschinen-und Anlagenbau) since 2012.  A primary focus of the Stoll management is the economical and environmental benefits of maximizing [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Hold Private Exhibition in France

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Paris, France – Leading flat knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will participate in a private exhibition to be held by its second-tier subsidiary SHIMA SEIKI FRANCE SARL at its main office in Courbevoie near Paris later this month. The exhibition will be a showcase for the company’s latest computerized flat [...]

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Greenpeace Ranking Reveals Fashion Companies’ Action on Toxic Pollution

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China / Philippines - Greenpeace East Asia released its Detox Catwalk, an online platform assessing how effectively major fashion brands are removing toxic chemicals from their supply chains and tackling water pollution. Inditex (which owns Zara), Fast Retailing (which owns Uniqlo) and H&M join 13 other ‘Detox Leaders’ in this year’s ranking,

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Clariant’s Licocene® Waxes Reach Final of German 2015 Innovation Prize

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Muttenz, Switzerland - Clariant, a world leader in specialty chemicals, is a finalist in the prestigious German business innovation award, ”Innovationspreis der Deutschen Wirtschaft 2015″, category Large Company. The achievement relates to Clariant’s Licocene® polyolefin-based waxes, recognized for advancing sustainability in textiles, plastics and coatings manufacturing and improving

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EILEEN FISHER Launches VISION2020 Campaign Detailing the First Five Years of Push Towards 100% Sustainability

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New York, United States - EILEEN FISHER is taking a stand for sustainable business practices by announced its new VISION2020 campaign, a bold new plan detailing the steps the brand will take over the course of the next five years toward reaching a goal of 100% sustainability.

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54th DORNBIRN MAN-MADE FIBERS CONGRESS In September: Communicating the Future of Man-made Fibers

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Vienna, Austria - In December 2014 DI Friedrich Weninger succeeded Heinz Kmonicek as Manager of the AUSTRIAN MAN-MADE FIBERS INSTITUTE (AUSTRIAN-MFI) and Chairman of the Programme Committee of the DORNBIRN MAN-MADE FIBERS CONGRESS.

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New Smartrepel Hydro from Archroma Keeps Outdoor Clothing Dry and Nature Cleaner

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By   5 days ago

Reinach, Switzerland - Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals, introduced a true innovation in water repellency for outdoor clothing with the launch of its Smartrepel Hydro line for polyester, polyamide and cotton-based textiles. Smartrepel Hydro water repellent agents extend the benefits of high-performing, nature-friendlier protection to the full spectrum of fibers

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DuPont Achieves Top Sustainability Certification

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United States / India - DuPont,  the world’s leading Science Company was awarded the prestigious LEED Certification in Gold Category for the DuPont Knowledge Center (DKC) in Hyderabad, India.  DKC is an integrated science and technology center that does global R&D and Application Development in agricultural, nutrition & health,

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The SensitivEcoSystem® Project on the Mountain Peaks of Nepal.

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Varese, Italy - A challenging enterprise, which demonstrates EUROJERSEY’s commitment towards the environment, will involve the Italian mountain climber Marco Confortola in the SensitivEcoSystem® environmental sustainability project. Thanks to the collaboration with EUROJERSEY, on April 1st, Marco Confortola, for two months will climb the Dhaulagiri peak, in Nepal,

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Levi Strauss & Co. Reaches 1 Billion Liters of Water Saved through Sustainability Initiatives

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California, United States – Levi Strauss & Co. announced it has saved 1 billion liters of water since 2011 through its Water<Less™ process, which reduces the water used in garment finishing by up to 96 percent.  This announcement coincides with the release of LS&Co.’s new Product Lifecycle Assessment (LCA), an update on the company’s groundbreaking 2007

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Perry Ellis International Announces Sale of C&C California Intellectual Property to ACI International

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Florida, United States - Perry Ellis International, Inc. announced that is has reached a definitive agreement to sell the intellectual property of its C&C California® brand to ACH C&C LLC, a newly created venture by members of ACI Licensing.

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3D CAD, Cloud and PLM: Three New Technologies Revolutionizing the Clothing Industry at Texprocess 2015

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Frankfurt, Germany – The production of apparel has changed dramatically. In the past, the entire production process took an average of six weeks and contained a high percentage of rejected designs until the process was completed. In today’s world of a variety of fashion collections, international production

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Guess Recorded Net Earnings of $53.9 Million in Q4 of Fiscal 2015

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California, United States – Guess?, Inc. reported unaudited financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 31, 2015. Q4 Fiscal 2015 EPS of $0.63, Compared to Adjusted EPS of $0.83 and GAAP EPS of $0.82 in Q4 Fiscal 2014 Q4 Fiscal 2015 Revenues Decreased 9% to $696.7 Million; Decreased 4% in Constant Currency

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Ted Baker Reports Group Revenue up 20.4% to £387.6 Million in FY 2014

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London, United Kingdom – Ted Baker is a global lifestyle brand that operates through three main distribution channels: retail, which includes e-commerce; wholesale; and licensing, which includes territorial and product licences. The brand has grown steadily from its origins as a single shirt specialist store in Glasgow to the global lifestyle brand it is today. [...]

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Vietnam and Hong Kong Garment Companies Ink Co-operation Contract

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Vietnam / Hong Kong – Vietnam News reports that Duc Giang Corporation , one of VietNam’s leading garment enterprises, has signed a contract with Hong Kong (China)’s largest listed garment firm, Luen Thai Holdings. The move is part of efforts made by Dugarco to integrate more deeply into the world garment market, especially with a raft [...]

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EILEEN FISHER Launches VISION2020 Campaign Detailing the First Five Years of Push Towards 100% Sustainability

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New York, United States - EILEEN FISHER is taking a stand for sustainable business practices by announced its new VISION2020 campaign, a bold new plan detailing the steps the brand will take over the course of the next five years toward reaching a goal of 100% sustainability.

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Cato Reports Q4 and Full Year 2014 Net Income Increased by 11%

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North Carolina, United States – The Cato Corporation reported net income for the fourth quarter and year ended January 31, 2015.  For the fourth quarter, the Company reported net income of $9.2 million or $0.33 per diluted share, compared to net income of $3.8 million or $0.13 per diluted share for the fourth quarter ended February 1, 2014. 

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New York & Company Announces Net Sales of $267.4 Million in Q4 and Fiscal Year 2014

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New York, United States – New York & Company, Inc., a specialty apparel chain with 504 retail stores, announced results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended January 31, 2015. Fourth Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Results:

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Ferrioni to Implement the Complete Vision Suite® by Jesta I.S. Software

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Quebec, Canada - Jesta I.S. Inc., a worldwide supplier of enterprise software solutions for the apparel and footwear industry; announced that Ferrioni, a Mexican brand manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer, has signed on to implement the complete Vision Suite® to support their business processes.

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GS1 US Survey Shows Manufacturers and Retailers Embrace RFID to Enhance Inventory Visibility

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New Jersey, United States - The results of the 2014 GS1 US Standards Usage Survey show that apparel and general merchandise manufacturers and retailers are using item

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Open Style Lab at MIT Acquires Tukatech Systems

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Massachusetts, United States - Open Style Lab, sponsored by MIT, acquired TUKAcad by Tukatech for their pattern making needs.  Open Style Lab is an organization helping to make style accessible to people of all abilities. 

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Weiqiao Textile Recorded Revenue of Approximately RMB 11,211 Million in 2014

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Hong Kong, China – Weiqiao Textile Company Limited , the largest cotton textile producer in China, announced its annual results for the year ended December 31, 2014 . Revenue was approximately RMB11,211 million, a decrease of approximately 19.2% Gross profit

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Zimbabwe Government Grants Rebate to Clothing and Textile Industry

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Harare, Zimbabwe – NewsDay reports that Zimbabwe Government has granted a one-year rebate to the clothing and textile industry which will allow 52 manufacturers to import textile materials duty-free. The development comes at a time the clothing sector is facing stiff competition

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Li Ning Company Reports Full Year 2014 Revenue Returned to Growth and Increased 16% YoY to RMB 6,728 Million

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Hong Kong, China - Li Ning Company Limited, one of the leading sports brand companies in China, announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2014. Revenue returned to growth and increased year-on-year by 16% to RMB6,728 million. Financial and operational highlights The Group’s full year revenue returned to growth,

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Pakistan Textile and Clothing Export Witnessed Nominal Increased of 0.47% in July-Feb

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Islamabad, Pakistan – Exports of textile and clothing fell to $1.087 billion in February 2015 compared to $1.119bn a year ago, a decline of 2.91 per cent, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics data showed.

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CSA Group Announces New Testing and Certification Program for High-Visibility Safety Apparel Used in Canada

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Ontario, Canada - CSA Group, a leading global provider of testing and certification services and a standards development organization, announced the launch of its testing and certification program for high-visibility safety apparel to the requirements of CSA Z96-09.

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