Joe Fresh Establishes the Joe Fresh Centre for Fashion Innovation in Partnership with Ryerson University’s Fashion Zone

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Ontario, Canada - Joe Fresh and Ryerson University announced a long-term partnership that will see the creation of Canada’s first fashion innovation centre. The Joe Fresh Centre for Fashion Innovation,

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Adidas Group to Accelerate Growth Until 2020

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Herzogenaurach, Germany - At its Investor Day in Herzogenaurach, the adidas Group presented its new strategic business plan until the year 2020. By ‘creating the new’, the strategy aims at further accelerating growth by significantly increasing brand desirability.This is expected to spur top- and bottom-line growth, with revenues projected to increase at a high-single-digit rate

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IAF Signs MoU with Hong Kong General Chamber of Textiles

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The Netherlands / China - The International Apparel Federation has signed an MoU with the Hong Kong General Chamber of Textiles. The aim is to exchange knowledge on innovation, apparel markets and international business opportunities. Rahul Mehta,

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Significant Increases in Exhibitor and Visitor Figures at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition

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Shanghai, China – The highest ever attended Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition 2015 concluded last week with huge increases in both exhibitor and visitor figures as the fair took place for the first time at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (Shanghai).

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Sri Lankan Government Commences Formal Process to Regain EU’s GSP Plus Facility

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Colombo, Sri Lanka - Colombo Page reports that Government of Sri Lanka has commenced the formal process to regain the EU’s GSP Plus trade facility under the Union’s new GSP regulation. A high level trade delegation of European Union arrived in Sri Lanka to commence discussions

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Garment Code to Boost Buyers’ Confidence in Myanmar

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Naypyidaw, Myanmar - Myanmar Times reports that Myanmar garment industry manufacturers met with European Union company representatives on March 24 to talk over enacting an apparel industry Code of Conduct, a social compliance step that could placate international buyers.

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PT. Idaman Eramandiri is OEKO-TEX® Company of the Month for March 2015

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By   10 hours ago

Switzerland / Indonesia – The core business of the company PT. Idaman Eramandiri, founded in 1990 and located in West Java in Indonesia, is the manufacturing of high quality and efficient yarns. As an integrated manufacturer, whose production steps range from twisting to dyeing, bonding, finishing, spooling and packaging, the business supplies not only numerous Indonesian [...]

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Nonwoven Production in Greater Europe Grew by 4.7% in 2014

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Brussels, Belgium - EDANA, the International Association Serving the Nonwovens and Related Industries released preliminary European annual statistics for 2014, offering a comprehensive picture of the nonwovens industry in Greater Europe.  This information, released to the industry earlier than ever before, shows an overview of the industry’s strength and resilience across Greater Europe.

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TANATEX Presents Performance Concepts at Techtextil 2015

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Ede, Netherlands – TANATEX Chemicals will be present at TECHTEXTIL 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany from 4-7 May 2015. During the exhibition TANATEX will present several innovative concepts. Visit TANATEX Chemicals in Hall 3.0 Stand F80. There’s no smoke without a fire Ensuring flame retardant properties to PES is difficult, time-consuming and involves several processing steps to [...]

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Sensient Launches ElvaJet® Swift : The Game Changing Sublimation Ink Range

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Morges, Switzerland – Sensient Global Inks, a business unit of Sensient Technologies Corporation, introduces ElvaJet® Swift, a new series of digital sublimation inks for Epson DX print heads that will redefine productivity in textile printing. ElvaJet® Swift inks are unrivalled in quality and performance, and enable the most cost effective and efficient printing in the [...]

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Huntsman to Showcase TPU Innovations at NPE 2015

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Texas, United States – Huntsman Corporation’s Thermoplastic Polyurethanes (TPU) division will be highlighting its latest technologies for the plastics market at the Society of Plastics Industry (SPI) NPE 2015 event, from March 23 – 27, 2015, in Orlando, Florida. Recognized as one of the world’s largest plastics trade shows and conferences, NPE 2015 – “The [...]

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Sika to Showcase Textile Ashesive Solutions At Techtextil Germany 2015

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Zug, Switzerland - Sika, a key player in providing textile adhesive solutions to meet the needs of its customers in the global textile lamination industry, will bring its expertise to you at Techtextil Frankfurt, Germany, from 4th to 7th May, 2015. Full Range: Soft Lamination Adhesive Solutions Sika’s wide range of soft lamination adhesives means solutions are available [...]

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Benninger Brings Finishing Know-How in Field of Technical Textile at Techtextil 2015

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Uzwil, Switzerland - For over 150 years, Benninger AG has been a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of high-tech machines and systems for textile finishing and the production of tyre cord, which the company offers as complete system solutions. Benninger comprises three business divisions – Textile Finishing,

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Huntsman Textile Effects to Support Daechun’s Growth with Sustainability Model

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Singapore – With the world’s brands and retailers increasingly choosing to work with only  environment-friendly suppliers, Huntsman Textile Effects is working closely with leading Korean textile exporter Daechun Co. Ltd to deepen its commitment to sustainability. Program Helps Daechun Differentiate Through Environmental And Economic Best Practices Under a Memorandum of Understanding signed on 25 March,

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TANATEX Chemicals Launches Flame Retardant for Polyester

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Ede, Netherlands  - TANATEX Chemicals, one of the world’s leading producers of innovative textile processing solutions, launched Express FR; a flame retardant concept for PES. There’s no smoke without a fire Ensuring flame retardant properties to PES is difficult, time-consuming and involves several processing steps to fulfil the requirements. In many cases the necessary special property [...]

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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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Oerlikon at Techtextil 2015: Innovative Industrial Solutions for Technical Textiles in Growth Markets

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By   10 hours ago

Remscheid, Germany – At this year’s Techtextil, taking place in Frankfurt between May 4 and 7, the Manmade Fibers Segment of the Swiss Oerlikon Group will be placing the information focus on safety and environment. The solution provider with its two brands – Oerlikon Barmag and Oerlikon Neumag – offers numerous technologies

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Daniel Lippuner Hands Over the Helm of Saurer Group to Martin Folini in May

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Wattwil, Switzerland - Based on an agreement between the Board of Directors and Daniel Lippuner, Martin Folini takes over as the CEO of the Group and Daniel Lippuner stays on board until the end of April to support a smooth transition. Having played a key role in the carve out from Oerlikon and in the forming [...]

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San Yang Textile Places the Order for 170,000 EliTe®Compact Spindles with SUESSEN

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Hong Kong, China – San Yang Textile Co., Ltd. is a joint-stock cotton spinning and weaving company established in 2003. At present San Yang has 500,000 ring spindles installed and 340 sets of Air-Jet looms as main production capacity. The annual output of is 30,000 tons of cotton greige yarns and 40 million meters of [...]

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Saurer Introduces New Autoconer 6: The Best Original Ever

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Wattwil, Switzerland - The Autoconer was the first automatic winding machine in history and each of its new machine generations caused quite a sensation in the textile industry. Now it is happening again: Equipped with improved process intelligence, the new Autoconer 6 boasts powerful innovations, a noticeable increase in productivity and best energy efficiency.

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Textechno Introduces New Testing Instruments for Industrial Fibres, Yarns and Non-crimped Fabrics at Techtextil 2015

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Monchengladbach, Germany - Textechno, the experts for quality control systems, will be present to introduce new testing instruments for industrial fibres, yarns and non-crimped fabrics: The STATIMAT 4U is an automatic tensile tester for high-tenacity yarns with a force measuring range up to 5.000 N.

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From Florence in Shanghai: Tollegno 1900 Exhibits at SPINEXPO 2015

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Italy / China – New contacts, significant findings of the Far East market and confirmation of established partnerships: the company’s participation at the fair Piemontese textiles made in China closed with positive sign. Third participation in Spinexpo for Tollegno 1900, flew to China to present the spring / summer 2016. After being displayed at Pitti [...]

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Rieter 2014 Financial Year Report: Double-Digit Sales Growth with a Strong Second Half; Overall Sales Increased by 11%

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Zurich, Switzerland - Rieter posted increases in sales, profitability and market share in the 2014 financial year. Full advantage was taken of the market’s momentum with successful products and a broader footprint in Asia.

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Lenzing Group: Operating Results in 2014 Exceed Expectations, Higher Cost-Saving Targets Achieved

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Lenzing, Austria – Ongoing strong demand enabled Lenzing to achieve a new record sales volume of 960,000 tons (+ 8%) in the 2014 financial year against the backdrop of a further drop in fiber selling prices and a very challenging market environment once again. Operating results could be substantially improved thanks to the implementation

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Fisher Textiles Rolls Out Five New Direct Dye Sublimation Fabrics at the International Sign Expo

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North Carolina, United States – Fisher Textiles, the leading supplier of fabrics for digital printing introduced five new styles for direct dye sublimation printing, DD 1664 Mesh, DD 1764 Dazzle, DD 3268 Table Cloth, DD 7375 Feather Flag and DD 7777 Casino Suede. These fabrics are being unveiled to the digital printing industry for the [...]

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Significant Increases in Exhibitor and Visitor Figures at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition

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Shanghai, China – The highest ever attended Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition 2015 concluded last week with huge increases in both exhibitor and visitor figures as the fair took place for the first time at the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (Shanghai).

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Textechno Introduces New Testing Instruments for Industrial Fibres, Yarns and Non-crimped Fabrics at Techtextil 2015

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Monchengladbach, Germany - Textechno, the experts for quality control systems, will be present to introduce new testing instruments for industrial fibres, yarns and non-crimped fabrics: The STATIMAT 4U is an automatic tensile tester for high-tenacity yarns with a force measuring range up to 5.000 N.

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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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Europe’s Fastest Cycling Track Equipped with Sandler Nonwovens

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Saale, Germany - During the past months, Sandler AG and its partner Akustik & Innovation GmbH implemented a new acoustic insulation concept in the cycle track and event arena “Velodrome Suisse” in Grenchen/Switzerland. The multi-purpose venue encompasses an area of 2678 sqm and houses the fastest cycling track in Europe. Up to 30 cyclists can compete [...]

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TANATEX Presents Performance Concepts at Techtextil 2015

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Ede, Netherlands – TANATEX Chemicals will be present at TECHTEXTIL 2015 in Frankfurt, Germany from 4-7 May 2015. During the exhibition TANATEX will present several innovative concepts. Visit TANATEX Chemicals in Hall 3.0 Stand F80. There’s no smoke without a fire Ensuring flame retardant properties to PES is difficult, time-consuming and involves several processing steps to [...]

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Milliken Showcases Innovation Gallery of Problem-Solving Textiles, Performance Materials and Services at Techtextil 2015

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South Carolina, United States - Milliken & Company announced its participation in Techtextil 2015, booth B56 in Hall 3.1, featuring an on-site Innovation Gallery and its many textile, performance materials, and services that help solve problems and make the world a better place. The Innovation Gallery will showcase industry-leading products and services that improve health and [...]

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Oerlikon at Techtextil 2015: Innovative Industrial Solutions for Technical Textiles in Growth Markets

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Remscheid, Germany – At this year’s Techtextil, taking place in Frankfurt between May 4 and 7, the Manmade Fibers Segment of the Swiss Oerlikon Group will be placing the information focus on safety and environment. The solution provider with its two brands – Oerlikon Barmag and Oerlikon Neumag – offers numerous technologies

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Sandler Nonwovens for Heat Insulation Receive Building Inspectorate Approval

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Saale, Germany - Efficient heat insulation creates rooms at a pleasant temperature and contributes to lowering the need for heating and thereby the energy consumption. To further this goal, Sandler AG banks on “the textile building“: Polyester nonwovens of the fibercomfort® product line provide a textile alternative for efficient heat insulation.

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Lantal Confirms Qualitative Growth in FY 2014: Encouraging Sales Growth Despite Adverse Market Scenario

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Langenthal, Switzerland - In financial 2014, Lantal Textiles Ltd generated consolidated sales of CHF 101.8 million. The global leader in textiles and services for aircraft, train, bus, and executive interiors thus not only repeated its strong prior-year performance but even posted slight gains. However, as is the case for all Swiss textile companies and export-oriented businesses,

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Family of Fabrics – Texineering® of the HEYtex® und BondCote Brands

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Bramsche, Germany - Nearly all things can be made or improved upon using technical textiles. Many different applications have become part of our everyday life: tarpaulins, tents, hot-air balloons, sports mats made of technical textiles are used everywhere. Not only shade sails, but entire stadium roofing structures are made of finely woven and innovatively coated materials.

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RIO 2016 Hockey Tournament to be Played on World-Class Artificial Turf Made with Dow Technologies

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Florida, United States – Building on the success of the London 2012 Olympic Games experience, the innovative artificial turf solution based on The Dow Chemical Company’s polyethylene (PE) and polyurethane (PU) technologies will be the official playing surface for hockey competitions during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, at the Deodoro Olympic Park.

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SHIMA SEIKI to Participate in Private Show in Turkey

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Wakayama, Japan - Leading flat knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan will participate in a private exhibition to be held by its sales distributor TETAS IC VE DIS TICARET A.S. at its showroom in Istanbul, Turkey in mid-April. On display will be the cutting edge in computerized flat knitting technology, represented by [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Exhibit at FESPA 2015

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Wakayama, Japan - Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan, together with its European subsidiary SHIMA SEIKI EUROPE, LTD. and sales distributor FENIX DIGITAL GROUP SRL, will participate in the FESPA 2015 exhibition in Cologne, Germany this May. On display will be the company’s newest offering in digital textile printing.

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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   15 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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Crocs Releases 2014 Sustainability Report

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Colorado, United States - Crocs, Inc. announced the release of its 2014 sustainability report. The third annual report provides an update on the company’s sustainability-related accomplishments and objectives in the areas of Workplace & Supply Chain, Environment, and Community & Employee Engagement. The report was developed using the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)

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PT. Idaman Eramandiri is OEKO-TEX® Company of the Month for March 2015

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By   10 hours ago

Switzerland / Indonesia – The core business of the company PT. Idaman Eramandiri, founded in 1990 and located in West Java in Indonesia, is the manufacturing of high quality and efficient yarns. As an integrated manufacturer, whose production steps range from twisting to dyeing, bonding, finishing, spooling and packaging, the business supplies not only numerous Indonesian [...]

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Benetton Group is Among the Top Companies in the Greenpeace Rankings in 2015

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Ponzano, Italy – Once again, in 2015, Benetton Group has been listed by Greenpeace as one of the Detox Leaders, thanks to its global commitment to protecting the environment, product safety, and transparency of supply chain information. This major recognition – following the one the company received in 2013 -

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Huntsman Textile Effects to Support Daechun’s Growth with Sustainability Model

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Singapore – With the world’s brands and retailers increasingly choosing to work with only  environment-friendly suppliers, Huntsman Textile Effects is working closely with leading Korean textile exporter Daechun Co. Ltd to deepen its commitment to sustainability. Program Helps Daechun Differentiate Through Environmental And Economic Best Practices Under a Memorandum of Understanding signed on 25 March,

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Textile Exchange Builds on Success with Organic Cotton Sustainability Assessment

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Texas, United States – Textile Exchange , an international nonprofit organization committed to a more sustainable textile industry, announced the release of an online tool for the textile industry that measures the environmental, economic and social aspects of organic cotton production.

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KappAhl: Successful Swedish Water Project Ensures Cleaner Textile Production in India

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Stockholm, Sweden - The unique project for cleaner production, Sustainable Water Resources (SWAR), suppliers to the Swedish retail brands KappAhl, Indiska and Lindex have reduced their environmental impact and improved capacity through training on resource efficiency. For a garment production factory in Noida, India,

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Sustainable Clothing Production at Expo Milano 2015: The Pavillon Staff will Wear Organic Fashion

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Milan, Italy - The German Pavilion “Fields of Ideas” at Expo Milano 2015 will present Germany as a landscape full of ideas – both in the actual and in the figurative sense of the word. The exhibition wants to increase awareness of the forces of nature as a major food source. In the spirit of sustainability, [...]

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Gneuss Hosts Dr. Thiele PRF Recycling Forum and Open House in Bad Oeynhausen

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 Bad Oeynhausen, Germany - The Polyester Recycling Forum of Dr. Thiele Polyester Technology and the Open House of Bad Oeynhausener Gneuss Kunststofftechnik GmbH at the beginning of March 2015 attracted a large number of visitors. Over 150 attendees followed with great interest the live demonstrations and presentations on the subject of polyester recycling

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Prada Reports Net Income of Euro 451 Million in FY 2014

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Milan, Italy – The Prada Spa Board of Directors met on March 27 to review and approve the separate financial statements of Prada Spa and the consolidated financial statements of the Group, for the twelve months ended January 31, 2015. Revenue Consolidated net revenues for the period totaled Euro 3,551.7 million, slightly down on 2013:

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Joe Fresh Establishes the Joe Fresh Centre for Fashion Innovation in Partnership with Ryerson University’s Fashion Zone

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Ontario, Canada - Joe Fresh and Ryerson University announced a long-term partnership that will see the creation of Canada’s first fashion innovation centre. The Joe Fresh Centre for Fashion Innovation,

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THE UNSEEN, Adidas and Marc Jacobs to Talk Apparel Technology and Innovation Across PLM, Supply Chain and Planning at NY Conference

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New York, United States – Product Innovation Apparel will be joined by the biggest names in apparel innovation with speakers from Marc Jacobs, DVF and Adidas discussing how technology including PLM, 3D Product Design, Sourcing and Planning tools can speed up innovation

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H&M Launched Shop Online in Four New Markets

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Stockholm, Sweden – H&M announced that we successfully welcomed our Portuguese, Polish, Czech and Romanian customers to a new and extended online experience on March 26th. H&M’s Shop Online will offer the customers a wide range of clothing and accessories including ladies, men’s, teens, as well as maternity clothes, plus-size for ladies

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Human Rights Watch Reports: Clothing Brands Should Disclose Suppliers in Germany

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Berlin, Germany – German apparel and footwear brands should promote workers’ rights in their global operations by publicly disclosing the factories producing their products. Supply chain transparency through public disclosure would demonstrate a brand’s commitment to ensuring

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First European R&D Breakthrough for Sri Lankan Apparels

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Colombo, Sri Lanka – Daily Financial Times reports that Sri Lanka and the EU successfully joined in Colombo for the revival of the sought-after GSP Plus to boost its apparel exports, yet another coveted technical breakthrough has been extended through a surging EU economy.

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Adidas Group to Accelerate Growth Until 2020

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Herzogenaurach, Germany - At its Investor Day in Herzogenaurach, the adidas Group presented its new strategic business plan until the year 2020. By ‘creating the new’, the strategy aims at further accelerating growth by significantly increasing brand desirability.This is expected to spur top- and bottom-line growth, with revenues projected to increase at a high-single-digit rate

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attune Launches Fashion Innovation Portfolio of Solutions to Sense, Predict and Synchronize Response to Consumer Demand

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Massachusetts, United States - attune Consulting announced its Fashion Innovation Portfolio, a set of business solutions that help fashion companies better align resources and global supply chain partners to predict and dynamically respond to changes in consumer demand.

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The New Lectra.com Highlights Lectra’s Value Proposition and High-End Positioning

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By   10 hours ago

Paris, France – Lectra, the world leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials—fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials announced the complete redesign of its web site, lectra.com. The company clearly defines its new brand image through the pages and reaffirms its ability to support customer change.

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HKTDC Report: Exporter Confidence Rises in First Quarter of 2015

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Hong Kong, China - Confidence among Hong Kong exporters rose in the first quarter of 2015, according to research data from the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC). The Council’s latest Export Index, announced by HKTDC Director of Research Nicholas Kwan, rebounded 6.7 points to 44.9 points. However, Mr Kwan noted that, although confidence has improved, [...]

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India Carpet Expo 2015 Attains New Heights

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New Delhi, India – The 29th Edition of India Carpet Expo has attained a new milestone in terms of number of overseas buyers and response from carpet importing countries. As of this writing, 300 buyers have transacted business with participating exporters/exhibitors. Briefing the media, Shri Kuldeep R. Wattal, Chairman, Carpet Export Promotion Council (CEPC) said

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Yunique Solutions Launches Test Drive for ‘YuniquePLM in the Cloud’

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New York, United States - Yunique Solutions, a business unit of Gerber Technology, has announced a test drive launch of YuniquePLM™ In The Cloud, a fashion-specific PLM solution available on Amazon Web Services (AWS). In a matter of minutes, companies can now test drive YuniquePLM In The Cloud,  and experience first-hand how it offers the functionality of [...]

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Texprocess Forum: Programme Now Online

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Frankfurt, Germany – The third Texprocess Forum will be held on the occasion of the leading Texprocess trade fair in Frankfurt am Main from 4 to 7 May 2015. At the international conference, experts from the fields of science and business will present the latest knowledge on subjects of topical interest to the sector. The [...]

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Sri Lankan Government Commences Formal Process to Regain EU’s GSP Plus Facility

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Colombo, Sri Lanka - Colombo Page reports that Government of Sri Lanka has commenced the formal process to regain the EU’s GSP Plus trade facility under the Union’s new GSP regulation. A high level trade delegation of European Union arrived in Sri Lanka to commence discussions

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Cotton Made in Africa Reaches Over 5 Million People in Sub-Saharan Africa

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Hamburg, Germany - Following successful verification in accordance with the Cotton made in Africa (CmiA) sustainability standard, the Aid by Trade Foundation (AbTF) will now be involved in sustainable cotton farming in North-Western Ethiopia, supporting over 9,000 smallholder farmers.

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ITC Fuelling India-East Africa Trade and Investment

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India / Switzerland – The roll-out of the Supporting Indian Trade and Investment for Africa (SITA) project, led by the International Trade Centre (ITC), will boost trade and investment between Indian and East African businesses through growth in key sectors. SMEs in India, Ethiopia, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda set to gain from strengthened trade [...]

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