Innovation, Leading-Edge Technology and Intelligent Fabrics are some of the Key Attributes that will drive the Colombian Textile Industry in 2016

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Bogota, Colombia – Colombia’s quality, innovation and expertise are some of the key attributes that have kept the textile industry growing at a dynamic pace over the last ten years. Household linens, t-shirts and shapewear

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In the Spotlight at Heimtextil 2016: Textile Designer Products and Technical Innovations

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Frankfurt, Germany – New designs and technical developments were exhibited across all product divisions at Heimtextil 2016 in Frankfurt am Main. From 12-15 January 2016, 2,866 exhibitors from all over the world showcased the materials, colors,

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Free Trade Pacts Will Boost Competitiveness

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Hanoi, Vietnam -Vietnam.net reports that  active integration will boost corporate competitiveness, said Nguyen Quynh Nga, a member of Viet Nam’s delegation negotiating the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) deal, during a seminar concerning corporate knowledge about the pact, which was held in Ha Noi.

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Apparel & Footwear Association Releases Statement of Support for the TPP

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Washington D.C, United States – The American Apparel & Footwear Association, a trade association representing more than 1,000 brands with members from across the entire fashion supply chain, released the following statement in support of the Trans-Pacific Partnership: “With the TPP covering 40 percent of the

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Promising Home Textile Market Conditions in China Bode Well for August’s Intertextile Shanghai

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Shanghai, China – As the countdown to August’s Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Autumn Edition continues, recent economic data out of China suggests cause for optimism in the domestic home textiles market. While China’s overall economy is

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Secretary Appoints New Diverse Leadership to The Cotton Board

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Tennessee, United States – Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced the appointment of eight members, eight alternates, and three advisers to serve on The Cotton Board. The cotton producers and importers appointed by the Secretary are charged with working together to oversee the Cotton Research & Promotion Program.

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EU Trade Policy Promotes Sustainability and Human Rights

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Brussels, Belgium  – The European Commission and the EU High Representative published the first report on the concrete effects of the GSP+, the EU trade policy instrument devised to encourage third countries to comply with core international standards in the areas of human rights, labour rights, environmental protection and good governance.Through this system, which builds [...]

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Heimtextil 2016: Exhibitor Comments Reveal High Levels of Satisfaction from New and Returning Exhibitors

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Frankfurt, Germany – Heimtextil in Frankfurt am Main, the leading international trade fair for home and contract textiles, will finish with a clear increase in the number of exhibitors and visitors. Over 69,000 trade visitors (2015: 67,861) and 2,866 exhibitors

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New Datacolor® 850 and 550 Spectrophotometers Now Available for Purchase

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New Jersey, United States – Datacolor®, a global leader in color management solutions and color communication technology, today announced the availability of the Datacolor 850 and 550 spectrophotometers. The new benchtops offer color professionals in the paint, plastics and textile industries

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Avanprint Paris Makes its Debut

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Paris, France – Avanprint, the trade fair for digital printing solutions, running in parallel with Texworld Paris and Apparel Sourcing, has been created by Messe Frankfurt France. WTIN (World Textile Information Network), being the knowledge partner. Avanprint will showcase innovative solutions and the latest developments in digital textile printing,

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The Future of Digital Printing for Signs & Display Graphics and Textiles Is Available Today

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Georgia, United States – Mimaki will have a significant presence at FESPA Digital 2016, scheduled for 8-11 March 2016 in Amsterdam. Located in Hall 1, Stand E15, Mimaki’s exhibit will be one of the first that visitors to the show will experience, and it will not disappoint.

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Complete Range of Coating Solutions from Monforts at JEC World

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France / Germany – A.Monforts Textilmaschinen will be demonstrating its latest range of advanced coating machines including magnetic roller coatings; following the recent acquisition of ‘know how’ from coating specialist Timatec – on Stand number M70, HALL5,  JEC World, 8 – 10 March 2016 at the Paris Nord Villepinte exhibition centre, Paris.

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Epson to Host Second Digital Couture Event During Fashion Week in New York

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Japan / United States  – Epson, a global leader in printing technology, announced it will host its second annual Epson Digital Couture event on Feb. 9 in advance of Fashion Week in New York City. Showcasing 11 designers’ collections from North and Latin America created using Epson’s

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Bordeaux to Unveil New Ink Developments at FESPA Digital

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United Kingdom / United States – The inkjet and coatings manufacturer will introduce its expanding digital printing possibilities as part of its philosophy to provide costume made solutions to all print shop’s needs. The Israeli company recently made a strategic commitment to broaden its scope

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SPGPrints Introduces Digital Inkjet Solutions for Productive, High-Resolution Decor at Heimtextil 2016

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Netherlands / Germany – SPGPrints introduces digital inkjet printing solutions that offer interior decor printers high productivity, greater design flexibility and a wider color gamut to meet customized corporate requirements

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EFI Increases its Investment in China, Relocating its Asia-Pacific HQ to a New Shanghai High-Tech Customer Experience Center

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China / Singapore – In its latest development to support its strong commitment to customers in the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region, Electronics For Imaging, Inc. has relocated its APAC headquarters from

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Talent Promotion – Rieter Again Supports Textile Trainees in 2015

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Winterthur, Switzerland  – For many years, Rieter has been committed to encouraging textile trainees. In 2015, the Company organised two events for promoting young professionals: in September it was the presentation of the annual Rieter Award and in November a project for the ITMA 2015 in cooperation with fashion design students of the Secoli Institute [...]

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Sateri Launches Sustainability Policy

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Shanghai, China – One of the largest viscose staple fibre producers in the world has launched its Sustainability Policy. Sateri’s Sustainability Policy spells out its commitments towards environmental protection and corporate social responsibility. The new policy complements its Sustainable Pulp Sourcing Policy launched in June 2015.

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Higher Quality of Textured Polyamide Filament Yarns

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Plochingen, German – For decades, CeramTec Standard friction discs have set the benchmark in the texturing of polyamide, with millions currently in use. Through further development of the surface quality, CeramTec has created a new surface structure that ensures excellent yarn values for polyamide.By using the new CeramTec Standard S friction disc with Super Surface [...]

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Teijin Develops New Aramid Fiber Fabrics for Protection from Airborne Volcanic Fragments

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Tokya, Japan – Teijin Limited announced today that it has developed two new fabrics of Twaron and Technora para-aramid fibers to protect facilities such as lodges and evacuation shelters from airborne volcanic fragments measuring as much as about 10cm.

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New Establishment of Production Facilities for Nonwoven Fabrics

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Tokyo, Japan – JNC CORPORATION  will newly establish production facilities for air-through nonwoven fabrics in the Moriyama Factory of our subsidiary, JNC FIBERS CORPORATION. One of the core businesses of JNC is the manufacturing and selling of thermo-bondable

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Meridian Specialty Yarn Group to Expand Valdese Facility

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North Carolina, United States – Burke Development Inc., in partnership with the Town of Valdese and Burke County, announce an expansion of the Meridian Specialty Yarn Group, Inc. (MSYG) manufacturing facility in Valdese. This major announcement will result

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Rieter: Significant Increase in Sales at After Sales and Components Business Groups – Positive Trend in Order Intake in Second Half of Year

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Winterthur, Switzerland – Rieter’s sales in 2015 amounted to CHF 1 036.8 million (CHF 1 153.4 million in 2014); in comparison to 2014, a significant increase in sales was recorded at the Components

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ITMF: Global Yarn and Fabric Output Up in Q3/2015

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Zürich, Switzerland – The global yarn production increased in Q3/2015 quarter-on-quarter, the third increase in a row. Thereby, output in Asia and North America grew. In Europe and South America, in contrast, it fell on a quarterly basis. Also on an annual basis, the global yarn production in Q3/2015 improved

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Exhibitor Variety Increases in Intertextile Shanghai’s Verve for Design

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Shanghai, China – After two years of being held in Shanghai, the Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics has truly established itself as the key sourcing destination in Asia for the spring / summer season, with a growing variety of trendy and creative products and ideas for the apparel fabrics and accessories industry on [...]

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Hancock Fabrics, Inc. Files Voluntary Chapter 11 to Reorganize its Capital Structure and Realign Store Operations to Meet Customer Demands

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Mississippi, United States – Hancock Fabrics, Inc., a leading retailer in fabric, sewing and accessories, announced today that it and its wholly-owned subsidiaries have filed voluntary petitions for reorganization under chapter 11 of the U.S.

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Gore Introduces Next Generation of Arc-Flash Rated Rainwear Fabric

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Maryland, United States – W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc., has introduced a new line of protective fabrics that deliver the best combination of broad protection, comfort, and durability for arc-flash rated, foul-weather protection. From the inventors of GORE-TEX® fabric technology, GORE® PYRAD® fabric enables

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Recycling Plastic Bottles Into Fabric

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North Carolina, United States – The problem of plastic waste has been gathering momentum for many decades, with a correspondingly negative impact on the environment. In India, over 15,000 metric tonnes (about 16,5000 tons) of plastic waste are generated by 60 cities on a daily basis.

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Teijin Develops New Aramid Fiber Fabrics for Protection from Airborne Volcanic Fragments

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Tokya, Japan – Teijin Limited announced today that it has developed two new fabrics of Twaron and Technora para-aramid fibers to protect facilities such as lodges and evacuation shelters from airborne volcanic fragments measuring as much as about 10cm.

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New Establishment of Production Facilities for Nonwoven Fabrics

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Tokyo, Japan – JNC CORPORATION  will newly establish production facilities for air-through nonwoven fabrics in the Moriyama Factory of our subsidiary, JNC FIBERS CORPORATION. One of the core businesses of JNC is the manufacturing and selling of thermo-bondable

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Bekaert Textiles and DesleeClama Become BekaertDeslee Textiles

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Belgium / Romania- Bekaert Textiles and DesleeClama reached an agreement under which Bekaert Textiles will acquire DesleeClama to become the world’s leading mattress fabric supplier. The deal forms a strategic and cultural fit as both companies have an ambitious growth strategy and are very compatible and complementary.

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Creating ‘Greener’ Wrinkle-Resistant Cotton Fabric

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Washington DC, United States – Ironing is a tedious chore, but wearing crumpled clothing is unprofessional. That’s why “wrinkle-resistant” garments have become so popular. But the current methods for making these textiles often release formaldehyde – a chemical that in large amounts is hazardous to human health – into the air and water. Now a [...]

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Scott & Fyfe to Promote Polymat FR at JEC World Composite Show

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Tayport, Scotland – Scott and Fyfe are excited to announce their participation at JEC World Composite show in March where they will be promoting the next generation of Polymat FR, an all glass core mat for high performance fire retardant applications. This product offers improved resin flow characteristics, high conformability and ability to meet the [...]

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JEC Group Celebrates Composites Innovations at JEC World 2016 and Rewards 28 Champions with a JEC Innovation Award

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Paris, France – The growing demand on composite materials and the development of new composite applications have led JEC Group to relocate in a bigger venue with a new name

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Nissan’s 2016 Resolution to Shed the Pounds

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Yokohama, Japan – Many New Year’s resolutions will be distant memories already, but Nissan is sticking to its commitment – to shed the pounds on its passenger car range – for the whole of 2016 and beyond. The company’s ‘Lightweighting Programme’ will produce a pioneering prototype material structure designed to be used in the floor [...]

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Technotex 2016 aims to boost ‘Make in India’ in Technical Textiles

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Mumbai, India – Press Trust of India reports that to make India a manufacturing hub in the area of Technical Textiles, under the “Make in India” initiative of Government of India. That is one of the objectives of Technotex 2016, India’s premier show on technical textiles, organized by the Government of India,

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RISE Conference Inspires New Thinking about Engineered Fabrics

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North Carolina, United States – Technology scouts attending INDA’s Research, Innovation & Science for Engineered Fabrics (RISE®) left inspired by the valuable connections, solutions and new ideas they discovered at the recently concluded conference. INDA Event in New Orleans Demonstrates Innovative Future for Industry

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Bauer Hockey’s Newest Stick SUPREME 1S Uses TeXtreme® Technology

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Boras, Sweden – Bauer Hockey has introduced its latest stick, the SUPREME 1S which is reinforced by TeXtreme®. TeXtreme® carbon fiber fabrics help reduce the weight while, at the same time, increase the durability and strength of the stick. Bauer Hockey uses the TeXtreme® Technology in all of the three of its product families, SUPREME, [...]

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Hexcel and Boeing Celebrate the First Flight of the 737 MAX

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Connecticut, United States – Hexcel and Boeing celebrated the first flight of the 737 MAX 8 — the first member of Boeing’s efficient 737 MAX family — which took to the skies from Renton Field near Boeing’s 737 Final Assembly plant in Renton, Wash. Hexcel’s composite materials are used on the 737 MAX airframe and [...]

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New Establishment of Production Facilities for Nonwoven Fabrics

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Tokyo, Japan – JNC CORPORATION  will newly establish production facilities for air-through nonwoven fabrics in the Moriyama Factory of our subsidiary, JNC FIBERS CORPORATION. One of the core businesses of JNC is the manufacturing and selling of thermo-bondable

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Itema Exhibits at TEMTECH, North India’s Largest Textile Machinery & Spare Parts Exhibition

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Italy / India – Itema S.p.A, the largest privately owned multinational company and global leading provider of best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and services, is exhibiting at TEMTECH North India’s Largest Textile Machinery & Spare Parts Exhibition from February 6th to 8nd in Bhilwara, Rajasthan.

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KARL MAYER Awarded the iF Design Award 2016 for KAMCOS® 2

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Obertshausen, Germany – KARL MAYER not only focuses on improving the performance features of its textile machines, it also concentrates on continuously upgrading the machine handling – and this company has developed some exceptional solutions. For example, KARL MAYER has been awarded the iF DESIGN AWARD 2016 for its KAMCOS® 2 user interface system,

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Even Further Capability for Shima Seiki’s Flagship WHOLEGARMENT Machine

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By   22 days ago

Wakayama, Japan – SHIMA SEIKI’s exclusive WHOLEGARMENT knitting technology has evolved even further. The new MACH2XS WHOLEGARMENT specialty machine features 4 needlebeds and SHIMA SEIKI’s original Slide Needle, the combination of which is considered ideal for producing WHOLEGARMENT

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SHIMA SEIKI to Exhibit at DTG2016

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Wakayama, Japan – Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI of Wakayama, Japan will be exhibiting at the 13th Dhaka International Textile & Garment Machinery Exhibition (DTG 2016) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in cooperation with its partner Pacific Associates Ltd. Operating within the Bangladeshi market since 1996, this will be the ninth time the Japanese manufacturer [...]

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All-Round Support – A Complete Technical Service with the Customer at the Centre

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Obertshausen, Germany – KARL MAYER has strategically restructured its tried-and-tested, all-round technical customer support service, and has introduced some specific, complementary new features, which will be premiered at ITMA. A particular advantage is the use of online communication. In addition to providing direct, personal customer consultancy/advice, two innovative online services are now available for mobile [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Exhibit at 78th Pitti Filati

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Wakayama, Japan – SHIMA SEIKI ITALIA S.p.A., Italian subsidiary of leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., will exhibit at the 78th edition of the Pitti Immagine Filati exhibition in Florence, Italy. It will participate in the Fashion At Work section of the exhibition aimed at appealing to the technical and creative [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Participate in ISPO Munich 2016

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Wakayama, Japan – Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan, together with its Italian subsidiary SHIMA SEIKI ITALIA S.p.A., will participate at the ISPO exhibition in Munich, Germany in January. On display will be the company’s SWG091N2 compact WHOLEGARMENT® knitting machine suited to seam-free knit

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Litespeed® Plus – Savings Potential in the Large Circular Knitting Sector

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By   39 days ago

Albstadt, Germany – Following Groz-Beckert’s presentation of its new product litespeed® plus in November 2015 at the ITMA Milan, the company is already receiving the first reactions from the market. Issues such as energy cost reduction, significant temperature reduction and improving the CO2 balance will be discussed. But what exactly is behind the “plus”? The [...]

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New Requirements for STeP by OEKO-TEX® Certification

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Zurich, Switzerland – STeP by OEKO-TEX® makes the sustainability of production facilities throughout the textile value-creation chain visible using a transparent scoring system. STeP gives brands, retailers, and manufacturers the opportunity to have each area of their company

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Bangladesh: AKH Group Opens Flagship Green Factory

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – The Daily Star reports that AKH Group, one of the leading garment exporters,opened an eco-friendly factory at Dhamrai on the outskirts of Dhaka, with the hope of exporting $80 million of products a year. Named AKH Eco Apparels Ltd, the company spent Tk 150 crore to set up the factory.

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Industrial Relations: Launch of the Collaboration With ILO and SIDA in Ethiopia

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Sweden / Switzerland – H&M, International Labor Organization (ILO) and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) have launched an industrial relations project aiming to improve the development of a socially sustainable textile and garment industry in Ethiopia.

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Reiner Hengstmann Appointed to Head Sustainability at HUGO BOSS

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Metzingen, Germany – With effect from February 1, Reiner Hengstmann has assumed the post of Senior Head of Global Sustainability at HUGO BOSS. After completing a Ph.D. in Chemistry, he launched his career as the director of an environmental analysis laboratory in Halle/Saale and as the Chair of Environmental Process

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Sateri Launches Sustainability Policy

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Shanghai, China – One of the largest viscose staple fibre producers in the world has launched its Sustainability Policy. Sateri’s Sustainability Policy spells out its commitments towards environmental protection and corporate social responsibility. The new policy complements its Sustainable Pulp Sourcing Policy launched in June 2015.

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Recycling Plastic Bottles Into Fabric

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North Carolina, United States – The problem of plastic waste has been gathering momentum for many decades, with a correspondingly negative impact on the environment. In India, over 15,000 metric tonnes (about 16,5000 tons) of plastic waste are generated by 60 cities on a daily basis.

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Creating ‘Greener’ Wrinkle-Resistant Cotton Fabric

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By   4 days ago

Washington DC, United States – Ironing is a tedious chore, but wearing crumpled clothing is unprofessional. That’s why “wrinkle-resistant” garments have become so popular. But the current methods for making these textiles often release formaldehyde – a chemical that in large amounts is hazardous to human health – into the air and water. Now a [...]

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€1,000,000 to be Allocated Between Global Change Award Winners in Public Online Vote

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Stockholm, Sweden – The five winners of the first ever Global Change Award have been selected by the expert jury. The ideas range from creating new textile out of citrus juice by-products and an online marketplace for recycling of textile leftovers to using microbes to recycle waste polyester. Now, the global public is asked to [...]

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Wolverine Worldwide Announces New Brand Operating Group Structure And Key Leadership Appointments

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Michigan, United States – Wolverine World Wide, Inc. announced a new brand operating group structure and associated key leadership appointments. Effective immediately, Wolverine Worldwide’s family of brands will be organized into three new brand operating groups: Wolverine Outdoor and Lifestyle Group – Merrell,

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L Brands Reports Record Fourth Quarter Sales

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Ohio, United States – L Brands, Inc. reported net sales for the fourth quarter ended Jan. 30, 2016, of $4.395 billion, an increase of 8% compared to $4.069 billion for the quarter ended Jan. 31, 2015.  Comparable store sales for the fourth quarter ended Jan. 30, 2016, increased 6%. Raises Fourth Quarter Earnings Guidance Increases [...]

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Bangladesh: AKH Group Opens Flagship Green Factory

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – The Daily Star reports that AKH Group, one of the leading garment exporters,opened an eco-friendly factory at Dhamrai on the outskirts of Dhaka, with the hope of exporting $80 million of products a year. Named AKH Eco Apparels Ltd, the company spent Tk 150 crore to set up the factory.

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Ralph Lauren Reports Third Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results

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New York, United States – Ralph Lauren Corporation reported net income of $193 million, or $2.27 per diluted share, for the third quarter of Fiscal 2016, which excludes restructuring and other charges that are primarily related to activities associated with the Company’s global brand reorganization and a pending customs audit. This compared to reported net [...]

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Michael Kors Holdings Limited Announces Third Quarter Fiscal 2016 Results

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London, England – Michael Kors Holdings Limited, a global luxury lifestyle brand, today announced its financial results for the fiscal 2016 third quarter ended December 26, 2015.For the third quarter ended December 26, 2015: Total revenue increased 6.3% to $1.40 billion from $1.31 billion in the third quarter of fiscal 2015.

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Industrial Relations: Launch of the Collaboration With ILO and SIDA in Ethiopia

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Sweden / Switzerland – H&M, International Labor Organization (ILO) and Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) have launched an industrial relations project aiming to improve the development of a socially sustainable textile and garment industry in Ethiopia.

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HanesBrands Reports Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Financial Results and Issues Full-Year 2016 Guidance

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North Carolina, United States – HanesBrands, a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, today reported a third consecutive year of record net sales, adjusted operating profit and adjusted diluted earnings per share.

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PVH Corp. and Apax Partners Announce Agreement for PVH to Acquire the Remaining Interests in the Tommy Hilfiger China Joint Venture

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United States / China – PVH Corp. and funds advised by Apax Partners announced  that they have entered into a definitive agreement for PVH to acquire the 55% interest in TH Asia Ltd., their joint venture for Tommy Hilfiger in China, that

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Enterprises Anticipate Opportunities Brought by Newly-Signed TPP

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Hanoi, Vietnam – Vietnam.net reports that according to Minister of Industry and Trade Vu Huy Hoang, the TPP is a high quality new-generation agreement, which will boost exports, attract more foreign investments and increase the position of Vietnam in the region and the world. In anticipation of those opportunities,

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USAID, UNDP Provide Skills Training to Karachi Youth

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United States / Pakistan – U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director John Groarke visited the Gul Ahmed textile factory. There, he met young trainees learning garment manufacturing skills courtesy of the USAID-funded Youth Employment Project. As part of the $3 million Youth Employment Program, USAID is

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India ITME Conferred Royal Show Award

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Mumbai, India – India ITME Society was nominated and qualified for the award under “Royal Show Category”. The award was constituted by Exhibition Showcase, supported by Government of India Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship, National Skill Development Corporation (N.S.D.C.), Indian Exhibitions

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Johnson Controls Reports Double Digit 2016 First Quarter Adjusted Earnings per Share Improvement

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Wisconsin, United States – For the first quarter of fiscal 2016, Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, reported net income from continuing operations of $450 million on $8.9 billion in revenues. Adjusted non-GAAP diluted earnings per share from continuing operations for the quarter were $0.82,

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Cambodian Government Approves Draft Law Regulating Trade Unions

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia – Xinhua reports that Cambodia’s Council of Ministers approved the controversial draft Trade Union Law, which is designed to protect and enhance the rights and freedoms of trade unions, a spokesman said.

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GSD Announces Sales Partnership with Mr Engineer

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United Kingdom / United States – Coats Group plc, the world’s leading industrial and consumer textile crafts business, announced a global sales partnership between GSD and Mr Engineer. GSD (Corporate) Ltd, which is part of Coats Global Services, has signed an exclusive agreement

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Grab Business Opportunities in Bangladesh PM tells Investors

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – The Daily Star reports that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina reassured local and foreign investors of her government’s commitment to facilitating the implementation of their pragmatic proposals and simplification of investment procedure for the best use of their money.

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Change of Management at Mesago Messe Frankfurt and AccenteGastronomie Service GmbH

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Stuttgart, Germany – Johann Thoma (57), long-serving Managing Director of Mesago Messe Frankfurt GmbH, will be moving within the Messe Frankfurt Group to a new position on the Management Board of Accente Gastronomie Service GmbH in Frankfurt. He is to succeed Klaus-

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