High-Tech + Reliability – Switzerland’s Machinery Producers Offer the Perfect Combination

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By   17 hours ago

Zurich, Switzerland – This special article is one of a series focusing on the five FACTOR+ advantages of Swiss textile machinery companies. Swissmem, the sector’s representative body, has devised the FACTOR+ concept to spell out exactly what makes its member firms so successful in every major textile end-use and all the main geographical

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ICAC: Another Season of Uncertainty for Cotton Trade in 2015/16

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By   18 hours ago

Washington DC, United States – In 2014/15, the Secretariat predicts a midpoint of 71 cents/lb for the Cotlook A Index with a narrow range of 70 to 73 cents/lb. In 2015/16, international cotton prices may remain stable, though this will depend in part on changes in world cotton stocks. In 2014/15, world ending stocks are [...]

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Avantex – The Trade Fair for High-Tech Fashion Fabrics in Paris

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By   3 days ago

Paris, France – Messe Frankfurt France is launching Avantex, a trade fair dedicated to high-tech fabrics for fashion and to research in that field, highlighting intelligent, connected fabrics, materials which combine nanotechnology and cosmetics, and surprising finishes and coatings. It will be held at Le Bourget, Paris, from 14 to 17 September, alongside Messe Frankfurt [...]

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Italian Textile Machinery: Sustainability the Winning Formula for Italian Technology

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By   3 days ago

Milan, Italy – With 2014 archived in lights and shadows, Italy’s textile machinery sector looks optimistically to the current year. In 2015 ITMA, the industry’s most important trade fair, returns to Italy twenty years later, providing an opportunity to showcase Italian technology and stimulate new

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Gerber’s Taurus II Cutter Maximizes Throughput with CutWorks 9 Software

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By   6 days ago

Connecticut, United States – Gerber Technology’s integrated speed and accuracy of the Taurus™ II leather cutter with the enhanced workflow technology of CutWorks® 9 software can result in an increase of up to 12 percent in hide cutting throughput for manufacturers. “This means an increase of as much as one hide per hour – with [...]

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Textured Jersey Wins Prestigious “Firm of the Year” Title at the World Textile Awards

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By   6 days ago

Avissawella, Sri Lanka – Textured Jersey Lanka PLC (TJL) emerged the overall victor at the World Textile Awards in London, by winning the topmost award across all categories and being bestowed the much sought after global title ‘Firm of The Year.’ Apart from the highest honour, Textured Jersey also won the World’s Top Spot in [...]

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Vietnam Becomes World’s Fourth Largest Garment Exporter

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By   6 days ago

Hanoi, Vietnam – Vietnam Plus reports that Vietnam is now the fourth largest textile exporter in the world with 12.18 billion USD earned from these products in the first six months of this year, according to the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex).

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Industry’s Biggest Suppliers Confirmed to Participate at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

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By   10 days ago

Shanghai, China – After last year’s record-breaking edition, where the visitor figure increased 10% to over 43,000, many of the industry’s leading brands have confirmed their participation at the 2015 iteration of Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles. Asia’s leading home textiles and accessories trade fair will take place at the brand-new

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Archroma Completes Acquisition of BASF Textile Chemicals Business

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By   18 hours ago

Reinach, Switzerland – Archroma, a global leader in specialty chemicals for the textile, paper and emulsions sectors, announced that it has closed the acquisition of BASF’s global* textile chemicals business. The acquisition further solidifies Archroma’s position as a clear industry leader

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Avanprint Puts the World of Digital Textile Printing within Reach of Buyers and Sourcing Professionals

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By   18 hours ago

Paris, France – Messe Frankfurt France is delighted that it has been able to strike a partnership deal with WTiN, the World Textile Information Network, signed on 15 June 2015. By signing, Mark Jarvis and Michael Scherpe have launched their collaboration to satisfy the need for designers and product managers to familiarise themselves with the [...]

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Textile Delegation from Bangladesh Visits BRÜCKNER

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By   3 days ago

Germany / Bangladesh – BRÜCKNER – worldwide leading manufacturer of textile finishing lines – received recently a delegation of textile finishers from Bangladesh. Among them were standing customers but also interested executives of growing textile companies. They were cordially received by the owner Ms. Regina Brückner in the BRÜCKNER technology centre in Leonberg.

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Clariant Heads to a More Sustainable Future in China

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By   4 days ago

Switzerland / China – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals announced it had been awarded the Responsible Care® Chairman Award for the second consecutive year by the Association of International Chemical Manufacturers (AICM) on June 9. Clariant Greater China awarded second consecutive Responsible Care® Chairman Award Clariant’s sustainability label- EcoTain®

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RUDOLF Launches RUCOFIN GAA – The Latest Evolutionary Achievements in Silicone Softeners

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By   6 days ago

Geretsried, Germany – With RUCOFIN GAA, the latest development of RUDOLF GmbH, Geretsried, the next rung on the evolutionary ladder of silicone softeners has been taken. With the specific modification of the amino-functional basis of this softening agent, for which a patent has been applied,

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PolyOne Celebrates Grand Opening of New Asia Innovation Center

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By   10 days ago

Shanghai, China – PolyOne Corporation, a premier provider of specialized polymer materials, services and solutions,celebrated the grand opening of its new Asia Innovation Center in Shanghai, China. The new facility enables collaborative innovation, accelerates application development and increases speed-to-market for customers in the Asia Pacific region.

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FESPA and ARED Expand Printing Industry

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By   11 days ago

Istanbul, Turkey – FESPA Eurasia is the only exhibition organized to grow the industry in Turkey via FESPA and ARED partnership. Directing profits through reinvestment to develop and promote the Turkish printing industry. ARED pushes its mission one step further. Countdown excitement for the third FESPA Eurasia exhibition (CNR Expo, 10-13 December 2015) continues as [...]

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Research Reports Global Textile Chemicals Market to Grow at Over 3% through 2020

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By   11 days ago

British Columbia, Canada – According to recently released TechSci Research report, “Global Textile Chemicals Market Forecast & Opportunities, 2020”, global textile chemicals market is projected to grow at a CAGR of over 3% during 2015-20. Growth in the market is anticipated on account of increasing per capita textile consumption coupled with rising demand for high [...]

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Rieter Solutions in Automation and Innovations at ShanghaiTex 2015

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By   18 hours ago

Winterthur, Switzerland – From 15 to 18 June the 17th international textile industry exhibition ShanghaiTex 2015 was held at the Shanghai New International Exhibition Centre. Over 1 000 local and international exhibitors participated in the exhibition. Already on the first day, it attracted thousands

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Chinese Delegates Visit British Wool Industry

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By   18 hours ago

West Yorkshire, United Kingdom – A delegation of Chinese wool industry representatives are currently in the UK visiting a number of key aspects of the UK wool supply chain hosted by British Wool Marketing Board (BWMB). The delegates, who come from a wide range of Chinese textile organizations are in the UK

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Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment Opens New Service Center in Georgia, USA

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By   18 hours ago

Germany / United States – The Segment Manmade Fi-bers of the Swiss Technology group Oerlikon will be opening an additional Service Center in Dalton, GA – the heart of the American carpet industry. The official opening will take place on August 13, 2015. “Apart from our location in Charlotte, which is in its 50th establishment [...]

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Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Creates Fiber that is Stronger than Spider Silk

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By   18 hours ago

Michigan, United States – Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. , the leading developer of advanced spider silk based fibers, announced the creation of Dragon SilkTM, its strongest and most flexible recombinant spider silk technology. Laboratory breakthrough results in Kraig Biocraft Laboratories’ strongest and most flexible recombinant spider silk technology.

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Teijin Frontier’s New Polyester Fabric Offers Superb Comfort Through Towel-like Pile Structure

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By   3 days ago

Tokyo, Japan – Teijin Frontier Co. Ltd. , the Teijin Group’s fiber-product converting company, announced that it has developed an all-new, highly comfortable and functional polyester material that achieves the pile structure of toweling. The material, made of 100% polyester, offers excellent water absorbency, a soft texture and a unique bulky-but-lightweight feeling.

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The Woolmark Company Presents The Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2016/17 at Pitti Filati

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By   3 days ago

Sydney, Australia – Continuing to present the best selection of commercially available wool fabrics and yarns, The Woolmark Company presents its latest seasonal guide, showcasing The Wool Lab Autumn/Winter 2016/17 at Pitti Filati, held July 1 to 3. The Woolmark Company can be found at Stand I/20. An inspirational tool, the latest edition of The [...]

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SSM Shows Two Applications at Shanghitex 2015

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Horgen, Switzerland – SSM attended the SHANGHAITEX exhibition in Shanghai, China from 15 – 18 June 2015. Two applications were shown. SSM was very pleased by the response of the visitors. The 17th International Exhibition on Textile Industry (SHANGHAITEX 2015) has established its position as an important market place.

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INVISTA Innovates Commuter Wear Adding Function and Fashion to Workplace Attire

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By   4 days ago

Geneva, Switzerland – As activewear becomes more common in the workplace, fibre-maker INVISTA has unveiled a showcase collection from emerging designers eager to explore the fashion potential of outdoor wear.  Using the latest consumer insights, and with help from fashion tech startup Manufacture New York (MNY), INVISTA’s showcase collection combines new designs

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OrganoTex® Made from 7-Up Bottles Collected by Taiwanese Buddhist Charity Foundation Shown at Almedalen

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By   18 hours ago

Taby, Sweden – At the seminar, ”The world’s most sustainable catwalk” in Swedish Almedalen a taylor made garment made of the water repellent and fluorocarbon-free fabric OrganoTex® was presented. The material was made of recycled polyester from 7-up bottles

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Cut-Tex® PRO Cut Resistant Fabric Now Available in Additional Colours

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By   18 hours ago

Knaresborough, United Kingdom – Cut-Tex® PRO is an ultra-high performance cut resistant fabric, which was launched in 2012. It is now available in five additional colours to better fulfil the needs of textile and clothing manufacturers. Cut-Tex® PRO is with immediate effect also available in ‘optic white’, ‘olive green’, ‘navy blue’ and in hi viz look [...]

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Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Creates Fiber that is Stronger than Spider Silk

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By   18 hours ago

Michigan, United States – Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. , the leading developer of advanced spider silk based fibers, announced the creation of Dragon SilkTM, its strongest and most flexible recombinant spider silk technology. Laboratory breakthrough results in Kraig Biocraft Laboratories’ strongest and most flexible recombinant spider silk technology.

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New from Gruppo Cinque: A Blend of Colour Innovation, Creative Design and Smart Nature for Techno Cool Autumn 2017

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By   18 hours ago

Como, Italy – Gruppocinque is simply that it’s part of an authentic innovation DNA. It is this unique alchemy that’s at the heart of the company’s new creative business strategy. Since 1996, Gruppocinque has developed a fabric business that has been driven by a rich research and authentic innovations.

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World’s Lightest & Thinnest Fabric is Now Available in the U.S.

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By   18 hours ago

Michigan, United States – From a remote location in Ishikawa, Japan, surrounded by rice paddy fields and dirt roads, comes an exquisite and elusive fabric “Super Organza”. Crafted by japanese textile mastermind, Mototsugu Amaike, the world’s lightest and thinnest fabric was created in 2006. 1 Meter of fabric weighs 5 grams.

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Teijin Frontier’s New Polyester Fabric Offers Superb Comfort Through Towel-like Pile Structure

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By   3 days ago

Tokyo, Japan – Teijin Frontier Co. Ltd. , the Teijin Group’s fiber-product converting company, announced that it has developed an all-new, highly comfortable and functional polyester material that achieves the pile structure of toweling. The material, made of 100% polyester, offers excellent water absorbency, a soft texture and a unique bulky-but-lightweight feeling.

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Avantex – The Trade Fair for High-Tech Fashion Fabrics in Paris

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By   3 days ago

Paris, France – Messe Frankfurt France is launching Avantex, a trade fair dedicated to high-tech fabrics for fashion and to research in that field, highlighting intelligent, connected fabrics, materials which combine nanotechnology and cosmetics, and surprising finishes and coatings. It will be held at Le Bourget, Paris, from 14 to 17 September, alongside Messe Frankfurt [...]

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Altuglas® Signature Range, The Magnificent Alliance of Acrylic Glass and Fabric

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By   3 days ago

Colombes, France – Altuglas® Signature is the result of the research of Altuglas International. The implementation of a unique process facilitated the development of this luxury line of acrylic sheet:an original collection of 7 fine-thread, lace or non-woven materials, included in the acrylic sheet.

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Groz-Beckert Shows the Way to the Next Level at Techtextil/Texprocess 2015

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By   18 hours ago

Albstadt, Germany – At the Techtextil and Texprocess 2015 from May 4-7, 2015 in Frankfurt am Main (Germany), Groz-Beckert demonstrated how to achieve not only better quality, but also improved efficiency in the production of technical textiles. The benefits of Groz-Beckert products and their positive impact on the textile value chain were explored in depth [...]

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Johns Manville to Increase Glass Microfiber Capacity in Ohio

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By   18 hours ago

Colorado, United States – Johns Manville (JM), a global materials manufacturer and Berkshire Hathaway company announced it will increase its glass microfiber capacity by early 2016 at its plant in Waterville, Ohio. “We have initiated several productivity projects and line modifications that will noticeably increase our microfiber capacity,” said Martin Kleinebrecht, Marketing

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Surface Generation Reduces Composite Moulding Times by Advanced Manufacturing Breakthrough

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By   18 hours ago

Rutland, United Kingdom – Surface Generation unveiled its new Multiplexing compression moulding technology for high-volume manufacturing that dramatically improves throughput. Parts taking more than six minutes using traditional compression moulding can now be produced in two minutes using Multiplexing.

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Prepreg-ACM Launches CF Fabrics Warehouse in Czech Republic

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By   18 hours ago

Russia / Czech Republic – Prepreg-ACM, a part of the Composite Holding Company, and a manufacturer of CF-based fabrics and prepregs has launched a warehouse to sell its products in European Union countries. The warehouse is located in Kladno, Czech Republic. The warehouse holds a whole range of CF-based multiaxial and aesthetic fabrics to be [...]

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ANDRITZ Acquires Euroslot KDSS: Strengthening of Filtration and Separation Service Business

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By   18 hours ago

Austria, France – International technology Group ANDRITZ has acquired Euroslot KDSS, headquartered in Scorbé Clairvaux, France, including its subsidiaries in China and India. The company, which will be renamed ANDRITZ Euroslot, designs and manufactures filtration and separation equipment

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HIFYBER Nanofibers to be Produced Using Elmarco Nanospider™ Technology

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By   3 days ago

Turkey / Czech Republic – Turkey-based manufacturer Abalioglu Teknoloji built its nanofiber production capability using Elmarco’s industrial Nanospider™ equipment. Elmarco supplied  1,6 m production line with a complete set of peripherals for high volume roll-to-roll operation. The technology enables Abalioglu Teknoloji to enter the market and to deliver high performance nanofibers under their own brand [...]

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Altuglas® Signature Range, The Magnificent Alliance of Acrylic Glass and Fabric

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By   3 days ago

Colombes, France – Altuglas® Signature is the result of the research of Altuglas International. The implementation of a unique process facilitated the development of this luxury line of acrylic sheet:an original collection of 7 fine-thread, lace or non-woven materials, included in the acrylic sheet.

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Tissue Engineering Scaffolds Produced from Natural Silk in Iran

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By   3 days ago

Tehran, Iran – Iranian researchers produced biocompatible and biodegradable nanocomposite scaffolds by using a type of natural silk with no cellular toxicity observed in the experiments. Silk fibroin is a natural polymer produced by various insects. This substance has applications in the production of tissue engineering scaffolds as a biological material due to its appropriate [...]

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Santoni and Lonati Group Textile Companies at ITMA 2015

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By   17 hours ago

Brescia, Italy – ITMA MILANO 2015, the world’s most important exhibition of textile machinery is taking place in Milan from 12 to 19 November 2015. There, participating in the same booth, Hall 7 – C 106, will be the Textile Group Companies SANTONI – LONATI – DINEMA – TECNOPEA and ITS MACHINA LONATI.

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SHIMA SEIKI Exhibits Updated Version of “SDS-ONE APEX3″ at Première Vision New York

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By   18 hours ago

Wakayama, Japan – SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD.  will exhibit at the Première Vision show in New York in July 2015. On display will be an updated version of its “SDS-ONE APEX3” 3D design system. At the core of SHIMA SEIKI’s “Total Fashion System” concept,

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Textured Jersey Makes Major Overseas Acquisition

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By   3 days ago

Avissawella, Sri Lanka – Barely weeks after being crowned the overall victor at the World Textile Awards in London and winning the prestigious title ‘Firm of The Year’, Textured Jersey Lanka PLC announced the intended acquisition of Ocean Indian (Pvt) Ltd. Further to the disclosure made in February with regard to the initiation of independent [...]

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Mayer & Cie to Exhibit at ITMA 2015

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By   6 days ago

Albstadt, Germany- From November 12 to 19, 2015, customers, prospective customers, journalists and guests will be able to visit the long-established circular knitting machine manufacturer (MCT) at Stand A 111 in Hall 5 of the ITMA textile industry fair. In Milan the company will be showcasing its latest interlock, striper, single jersey and mattress material [...]

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Textured Jersey Wins Prestigious “Firm of the Year” Title at the World Textile Awards

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By   6 days ago

Avissawella, Sri Lanka – Textured Jersey Lanka PLC (TJL) emerged the overall victor at the World Textile Awards in London, by winning the topmost award across all categories and being bestowed the much sought after global title ‘Firm of The Year.’ Apart from the highest honour, Textured Jersey also won the World’s Top Spot in [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Hold Private Show in Spain

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By   11 days ago

Japan / Spain – SHIMA SEIKI SPAIN S.A.U., Spanish subsidiary of leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., will hold a private exhibition in Barcelona, Spain. The exhibition will showcase the company’s latest WHOLEGARMENT knitting machine, based on its flagship MACH2X series.

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A New Fabric for Saris Made by KARL MAYER

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By   15 days ago

Obertshausen, Germany – Warp-knitted fabrics are increasingly being used for producing stylish sari fabrics, since they are efficient to produce and can be manufactured in a range of different designs. Warp-knitted embroidery grounds are already being widely used here, and include 3-course, hexagonal tulle, various filet constructions, marquisette fabrics and ice-net produced on an HKS 3-M, [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Exhibit at 77th Pitti Filati

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By   15 days ago

Japan / Italy – SHIMA SEIKI ITALIA S.p.A., Italian subsidiary of leading Japanese computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD., will exhibit at the 77th Pitti Immagine Filati exhibition in Florence, Italy.It will participate once again in the KnitClub section of the exhibition

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OrganoTex® Made from 7-Up Bottles Collected by Taiwanese Buddhist Charity Foundation Shown at Almedalen

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By   18 hours ago

Taby, Sweden – At the seminar, ”The world’s most sustainable catwalk” in Swedish Almedalen a taylor made garment made of the water repellent and fluorocarbon-free fabric OrganoTex® was presented. The material was made of recycled polyester from 7-up bottles

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Ethical Fashion 2020: A New Vision for Transparency

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By   18 hours ago

London, United Kingdom – On Monday 29 June 2015 in the UK House of Lords, industry leaders, press and political leaders attended the roundtable debate Ethical Fashion 2020: a New Vision for Transparency. The aim of the event was to help to shape a vison of what transparent supply chains could look like in five years [...]

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Zero Waste Scotland Offers New Training Opportunity for Re-use Organizations

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By   18 hours ago

Stirling, Scotland – Support for third sector organizations to train staff in repair and up-cycling skills is on offer from Scotland’s resource efficiency body Zero Waste Scotland. Research carried

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C&A Foundation Publishes Annual Report on “Making Fashion a Force for Good”

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By   3 days ago

Zug, Switzerland – C&A Foundation published its annual report, ‘Making Fashion a Force for Good: The challenges and opportunities facing the apparel industry’. The report is aimed at spurring dialogue and action within the apparel industry. Through testimonials from industry experts, C&A Foundation highlights the challenges fashion is facing,

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Textile Recycler Sets the Standard for Sorting Recycled Clothing

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By   3 days ago

Maryland, United States – Textile Recycler, a member of the Secondary Materials and Recycled Textiles Association (SMART), the international trade association of the for-profit used clothing reuse and recycling industry, diverts more than half a million pounds of clothing and 10,000 pounds of shoes each week from landfills

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Arkema Joins Forces with the Greater Lyon Area to Back Sustainable Development in the “Chemistry Valley”

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By   3 days ago

Colombes, France – Providing local communities with a regional and competitive source of energy to supply existing district heating sums up the objective of the draft technical study recently signed by the Grand Lyon area and a number of manufacturers operating in the Vallée de la Chimie, including Arkema.

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Avery Dennison Recognizes WACKER as Most Sustainable Silicone Supplier

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Munich, Germany – The label and packaging manufacturer Avery Dennison recently recognized Munich-based chemical company WACKER and a number of other pressure-sensitive industry suppliers at its second annual supplier awards ceremony in Oegstgeest, Netherlands. WACKER and the Swedish specialty paper manufacturer

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Clariant Heads to a More Sustainable Future in China

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By   4 days ago

Switzerland / China – Clariant, a world leader in Specialty Chemicals announced it had been awarded the Responsible Care® Chairman Award for the second consecutive year by the Association of International Chemical Manufacturers (AICM) on June 9. Clariant Greater China awarded second consecutive Responsible Care® Chairman Award Clariant’s sustainability label- EcoTain®

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On the Occasion of the Debut of Prima Mu, Milano Unica Launches “Milano Unica World”

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By   18 hours ago

Milan, Italy – As a result, much is changing at Milano Unica. In addition to the newborn PRIMA MU, Milano Unica have an opportunity to launch the multi-faceted and international world of Milano Unica. The initiatives scheduled for the second half of 2015

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Same-Store Sales Dipped in June 2015 at UNIQLO

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By   18 hours ago

Tokyo, Japan - Uniqlo Co., Ltd. is a Japanese casual wear designer, manufacturer and retailer. The company has been a wholly owned subsidiary of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd. since November 2005, and is listed in the First Section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange. UNIQLO reported June 2015 same-store sales decreased by 11.7% year on year while [...]

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Aeropostale Continues Aggressive Expansion in Asia With New Licensing Agreements in India and Indonesia

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By   18 hours ago

New York, United States – Aeropostale, Inc., a mall-based specialty retailer of casual apparel for young women and men announced expansion plans throughout Asia with new licensing agreements in India and Indonesia. The Company plans to open stores in India through a licensing agreement

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Employment in the Clothing, Textile & Leather Sectors Grows in South Africa

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By   18 hours ago

Cape Town, South Africa – The COSATU-affiliated Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers’ Union is pleased to note that the latest STATS SA Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) shows that employment levels in the clothing, textile, footwear and leather (CTFL) sectors has increased.

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OrganoTex® Made from 7-Up Bottles Collected by Taiwanese Buddhist Charity Foundation Shown at Almedalen

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By   18 hours ago

Taby, Sweden – At the seminar, ”The world’s most sustainable catwalk” in Swedish Almedalen a taylor made garment made of the water repellent and fluorocarbon-free fabric OrganoTex® was presented. The material was made of recycled polyester from 7-up bottles

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Pyrenex® Selects YuniquePLM™ to Streamline Systems, Integrate with ERP

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By   18 hours ago

Connecticut, United States – Gerber Technology’s YuniquePLM™ product lifecycle management solution has been selected by French manufacturer Pyrenex® for its apparel lines. YuniquePLM has been integrated with Pyrenex’s ERP solution, Sage X3, to improve communication and collaboration

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Ethical Fashion 2020: A New Vision for Transparency

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By   18 hours ago

London, United Kingdom – On Monday 29 June 2015 in the UK House of Lords, industry leaders, press and political leaders attended the roundtable debate Ethical Fashion 2020: a New Vision for Transparency. The aim of the event was to help to shape a vison of what transparent supply chains could look like in five years [...]

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New from Gruppo Cinque: A Blend of Colour Innovation, Creative Design and Smart Nature for Techno Cool Autumn 2017

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By   18 hours ago

Como, Italy – Gruppocinque is simply that it’s part of an authentic innovation DNA. It is this unique alchemy that’s at the heart of the company’s new creative business strategy. Since 1996, Gruppocinque has developed a fabric business that has been driven by a rich research and authentic innovations.

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Kick off of Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen Next Thursday Gathers Nearly 700 Exhibitors

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By   17 hours ago

Shenzhen, China – Shenzhen will be the focus of the Asian textile industry as the 2015 edition of Intertextile Pavilion at the Shenzhen International Trade Fair kicks off next Thursday. Around 700 exhibitors from eight countries and regions will showcase their selections of high-quality ladieswear,

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Messe Frankfurt Expects Sales to Top €600 Million in 2015

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By   17 hours ago

Frankfurt, Germany – Messe Frankfurt is continuing its growth course and expects a significant increase in sales for the current financial year. At the company’s Half-Year Press Conference, Messe Frankfurt President and Chief Executive Officer Wolfgang Marzin said: “If everything stays on schedule, we want to be the first German trade fair company to pass [...]

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AFA to Host Pavilion at Domotex 2016 for the 18th Year

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Georgia, United States – The American Floorcovering Alliance (AFA) will once again host a pavilion January 16 – 19 in Hannover, Germany at Domotex 2016. The AFA has lead a delegation of floor covering companies to Domotex annually since 1998. Participating companies are housed in the AFA Pavilion equipped with a State of Georgia sponsored [...]

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Australian Cotton Growers Pitch the Industry’s Story to the World’s Largest Brands and Retailers

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Australia / Turkey – Australian cotton growers formed part of a Cotton Australia delegation that pitched the modern Australian cotton industry’s story of responsible

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Employment in the Clothing, Textile & Leather Sectors Grows in South Africa

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By   18 hours ago

Cape Town, South Africa – The COSATU-affiliated Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers’ Union is pleased to note that the latest STATS SA Quarterly Employment Survey (QES) shows that employment levels in the clothing, textile, footwear and leather (CTFL) sectors has increased.

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“YiwuTex 2015″ in Full Swing: Leading Automation and Transformation for the Textile Industry

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By   18 hours ago

Yiwu, China – The 16th China Yiwu International Exhibition on Textile Machinery is going to meet the demand of the trend and help textile enterprises to realize transformation and to enhance competitiveness. The show will be grandly held from 30th November to 3rd December

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China to Lead the World’s Economy by 2026

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London, United Kingdom – China is expected to overtake the US in 2026 in nominal GDP terms to become the world’s largest economy, and will maintain this position until at least 2050 according to The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). In a new report, ‘Long-term macroeconomic forecasts: Key Trends to 2050’, which extends the EIU’s economic [...]

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EFTA and Central American States Sign Protocol of Accession of Guatemala to the EFTA-Central America Free Trade Agreement

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Geneva, Switzerland – Ministers from the Member States of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) – Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland – and from Costa Rica, Guatemala and Panama signed the Protocol of Accession of Guatemala

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