New York to Host NYC Textile Week Grand Launch in July 2015

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New York, United States –  NYC Textile Week is a new concept that will establish New York as “the” destination for textile and sourcing professionals in the global fashion, home and related industries. An alignment of textile and fashion trade shows, including Texworld USA, Kingpins Show and MRket, NYC Textile Week soft launched in January [...]

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United States Takes Final Step Toward WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement

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Washington DC, United States - U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman formally delivered the United States’ letter of acceptance of the WTO Trade Facilitation Agreement to WTO Director General Roberto Azevêdo  in Davos, Switzerland.  The delivery of the letter is the final step that the United States

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Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles 2015 Confirmed for August

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Shanghai, China – After a successful 2014 edition where new exhibitor, visitor and exhibition space records were set, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Autumn Edition returns in 2015 from 26 – 28 August. The fair will take place for the first time at a brand-new venue, the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai),

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IMF: Global Growth Forecast for 2015 Revised Down by 0.3%

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Washington D.C, United States - Even with the sharp oil price decline—a net positive for global growth—the world economic outlook is still subdued, weighed down by underlying weakness elsewhere, says the IMF’s latest WEO Update. Global growth forecast at 3.5 percent for 2015, revised down by 0.3 percent Net benefit of plunge in oil prices more than [...]

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GSP Review of Bangladesh Recognizes Progress, Urges that More be Done on Worker Safety and Rights

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United States / Bangladesh – A USTR-led interagency review has concluded that while Bangladesh has made progress over the last year to address fire and building safety issues in the ready-made garment (RMG) sector, further progress is needed,

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High Stocks Might Hinder Remunerating Prices’ Perspective at Brazilian Cotton Market.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil - The cotton production in Brazil might be reduced again in the 2014/15 crop, but would still be close to the average registered over the last 11 seasons (from 2003/04 to 2013/14). In worldwide terms, a supply decrease is expected for the third time in a row. In spite of that, ending stocks [...]

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Commerzbank: Technical Textiles Conquering New Application Areas

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Frankfurt, Germany – In the period from 2007 to 2013, the European manufacturers of technical textiles saw stronger growth than the European economy as a whole. In the crisis years 2008 and, in particular, 2009, above-average slumps were visible, however. The sub-segment non-woven fabrics,

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Heimtextil 2015 Final Report: More Exhibitors and Visitors Contribute to Successful Heimtextil

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Frankfurt, Germany – Heimtextil 2015 in Frankfurt am Main closed its doors today after recording an increase of around three percent in the number of visitors over the previous year. More than 68,000 trade visitors (2014*: 66,265) were delighted with the high quality of the products and their designs,

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Garment Printing Investing in Printed TENCEL® and Printed Bamboo Clothing Due to Ecological and Environmental Benefits

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London, United Kingdom – During 2014, Garment Printing noted a 47 percent rise in enquires from the previous year with a drastic increase in the demand of environmentally friendly printing techniques and products, something that they specialise in. Multinational corporate and start-up companies plus fashion houses were the most prevalent market sectors showing greater interest [...]

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Ratti S.p.A. has Chosen Brueckner as a Partner

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Italy / Germany – Italian Ratti S.p.A. is a leading company in the creation and production of printed fabrics, plain and yarn-dyed, for clothing, neckwear, shirts, bathing clothes, underwear and furniture, as well as in the creation and worldwide distribution of male and female accessories for the most important international fashion companies.

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AATCC Selecting a Textile Testing Lab: The Importance of Calibration

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North Carolina, United States – Choosing a textile testing lab is like choosing a doctor. You want to be sure the lab is well trained in the areas that matter to you. You want to have clear and open lines of communication. And you want to know that the instruments are up to date and [...]

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Americhem Still Sets the Solution Dyeing Standard

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Ohio, United States - Solution dyed synthetic fibers offer many advantages over post dyed fibers and Americhem—the leader in masterbatches for solution dyeing technology since 1986—offers a truly differentiated product. From carpets and upholstery to apparel and outdoor applications, Americhem continues to set the solution dyeing standard after nearly 30 years.

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FESPA Print Inspiration Rally, Next Destination: ‘imm’, Cologne

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Cologne Germany – From 19 – 25 January 2015, the FESPA Print Inspiration Rally, is at imm exhibition in Cologne Germany. Taking the form of an American school bus, featuring a fully printed interior, Print Inspiration Rally is an initiative to connect interior designers, architects and creative professionals with innovative examples of wide format print and to inspire them [...]

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Inkjet Forum India Launches Practical Training Workshops for the Digital Textile Industry

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Mumbai, India - Digital Textile printing has been present in India for the past 12 years however the high print quality and superior color accuracy being produced in other countries has not been achieved to the same extent in India. One reason for this is the lack of precise understanding and poor implementation of digital color matching & profiling standards.

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Arkema Signs the New Responsible Care® Charter of the International Council of Chemical Associations (ICCA)

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Colombes, France - In 2006, the first Responsible Care® Charter was signed in France by the French Union des Industries Chimiques and its member companies, including Arkema. By signing this latest charter, Arkema renews its commitment to sustainable growth while continuously working towards improvements in safety and the protection

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Bayer MaterialScience at the European Coatings Show 2015 in Nuremberg

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Dusseldorf, Germany - At the European Coatings Show 2015 from April 21-23 in Nuremberg, the industry’s largest event worldwide, Bayer MaterialScience will be introducing new milestones in polyurethanes, underscoring its global leadership in polyurethane raw materials for high-performance and environmentally compatible

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VarioFil R+: World’s First Bottle-to-POY Spinning Line on Display

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Remscheid, Germany – More than 120 customers from all around the world followed BB Engineering GmbH’s (BBE) invitation to join the unveiling of its new machine during an Open House Event at its facilities in Remscheid, Germany, on January 21, 2015. Visitors saw the world’s first “VarioFil R+” bottle-to-POY line in operation, producing 150f 48 [...]

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Carlsberg and Partners to Develop Biodegradable Wood-Fiber Bottle

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Davos, Switzerland - In the context of its participation in a panel on Wasteless Supply at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Carlsberg announced a ground-breaking agreement to develop the world’s first fully biodegradable wood-fiber bottle for beverages.

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Tollegno 1900: Yarn Division Growing in 2015

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Tollegno, Italy - Tollegno is closing 2014 on a high note with an increment of  10% on its turnover and the continuing  positive partnership with Lora & Festa making us feel excited about the upcoming season. “Our Piedmontese company looks to the New Year with optimism and also with new investments helping us to guarantee increased [...]

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UniFi Announces Financial Results for Q2 2015, with Net Sales Increase of 1.6%

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North Carolina, United States – Unifi, Inc. released preliminary operating results for the second quarter ended December 28, 2014.  Net income for the December 2014 quarter was $9.4 million, or $0.52 per basic share, compared to net income of $6.4 million, or $0.34 per basic share, for the prior year quarter.  Improved results for the Company’s global operations and a lower effective tax rate [...]

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Enhanced Filter Performance Thanks to Viscose Speciality Fibres from Kelheim

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Kelheim, Germany - At the world’s biggest filtration event, the FILTECH conference and exhibition, Dr. Philipp Wimmer from the R&D team of the German viscose speciality fibre manufacturer Kelheim Fibres will present a paper on how beer can be filtered in an environmentally friendly

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Polartec Launches Power Wool with Partner Brands

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Massachusetts, United States - Polartec, the premium provider of innovative textile solutions, announced the launch of Polartec® Power Wool™, the new fabric collection that optimizes the natural performance of wool with synthetic fibers in patented, plated bi-component knit constructions for superior comfort that only Polartec can deliver. The Polartec Power Wool launch partners include 66º North, [...]

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INVISTA Sponsors New York City Kingpins Show and Launches LYCRA® BEAUTY Branded Fabrics for Denim

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New York, United States – INVISTA, owner of the LYCRA® fiber brand and one of the world’s largest integrated producers of fibers and polymers, is co-sponsoring the upcoming Kingpins Show in New York where it will showcase

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Surfaces 2015 Las Vegas Campaign for Wool

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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom - ’Stronger…Smarter…Safer’ is the central theme launched by The Campaign for Wool at Surfaces this year. The Campaign for Wool’s popular Green Sheep promotion places the core benefits of real wool at the heart of its 2015 activity and adds the impressive assets of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales’ initiative [...]

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Texworld USA Features Taiwan and Lenzing Pavilions and Welcomes First Time Exhibitors

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New York, United States – The winter 2015 edition of Texworld USA, featuring the International Apparel Sourcing Show, will showcase a record number of 280 confirmed exhibitors representing 18 countries. Featured pavilions include exhibitors from Taiwan and show partner Lenzing Innovation. Texworld USA welcomes first time exhibitors

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BCI Introduce Fabric Mills to Traceability System

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Geneva, Switzerland - In our effort to continuously drive increased traceability for Better Cotton,  we are introducing user accounts for fabric mills to the Better Cotton Tracer. Initially, this will be run as a pilot. The change will mean that for the first time fabric mills will be part of the Better Cotton chain of traceability, allowing BCI [...]

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Première Vision Paris: A New Dynamic at the Service of the Worldwide International Fashion Industry

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Paris, France – From 10 to 12 February 2015, Première Vision Pluriel becomes Première Vision Paris for the first time. Recognized and largely acclaimed by international fashion industry players, the ensemble of six shows, mutually complementary in terms of professions and offers, has been totally integrated since last September and is now managed by a [...]

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Texworld Paris: 630 Exhibitors, Including 70 Newcomers

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Paris, France – More than 630 international exhibitors will unveil their new spring and summer 2016 collections at the next Texworld trade fair, from 9 to 12 February 2015. The year-on-year number of exhibitors remains stable. The calendar has done Asian exhibitors a favour. The trade fair is taking place ten days after the Chinese New Year celebrations.

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Reebok and the Makers of GORE-TEX® Fabric have Reinvented the Hot Weather Boot

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Missouri, United States - Warson Brands, manufacturers of quality military and tactical footwear and exclusive licensee for Reebok military and tactical boots, and W. L. Gore & Associates, inventor of GORE-TEX® fabric, recently announced a new line of waterproof military 

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Strong Surge in the Knits Sector

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Frankfurt, Germany – This segment has experienced the strongest growth, with 13 new producers making fabric indispensable to mixed, children’s and infants’ ready-to-wear ranges. Collections from South Korea, appreciated by buyers for its cutting-edge technology, are leading the way in creativity and innovation, and deserve special mention,

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Polartec Launches Power Wool with Partner Brands

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By   7 days ago

Massachusetts, United States - Polartec, the premium provider of innovative textile solutions, announced the launch of Polartec® Power Wool™, the new fabric collection that optimizes the natural performance of wool with synthetic fibers in patented, plated bi-component knit constructions for superior comfort that only Polartec can deliver. The Polartec Power Wool launch partners include 66º North, [...]

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INVISTA Sponsors New York City Kingpins Show and Launches LYCRA® BEAUTY Branded Fabrics for Denim

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New York, United States – INVISTA, owner of the LYCRA® fiber brand and one of the world’s largest integrated producers of fibers and polymers, is co-sponsoring the upcoming Kingpins Show in New York where it will showcase

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Frank Müller to Become New CEO of TrelleborgVibracoustic

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Trelleborg, Sweden - Frank Müller will become the new CEO of the joint venture TrelleborgVibracoustic. He will assume his position June 1, 2015. He succeeds Hans-Jürgen Goslar who is retiring during the first quarter of 2016. Frank Müller joins TrelleborgVibracoustic from his position as Vice President & General Manager for TRW Automotive’s Global Occupant Safety Systems.

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Research Group Develops Gloves which Relieve Pain for Raynaud’s Sufferers

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Nottingham, United Kingdom - Cutting-edge textile technology from Nottingham Trent University is being used to develop gloves which can help alleviate the pain caused by Raynaud’s phenomenon. Raynaud’s is a debilitating condition, affecting 5-10% of the general population, which causes interruption of the blood supply to the extremities,

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All Ingredients Ready for Another Successful FILTREX™ Asia 2015

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Belgium / China – With the purpose of meeting the ongoing demand for quality information and case studies on filters and filter media from across the globe, EDANA, the international association representing nonwovens and related materials, has launched the final programme of the FILTREX™ Asia conference and exhibition which will take place on 17th & 18th March 2015 in [...]

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Metravib Launches New Thermomechanical Test Platform for Polymers and Composite Materials

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Limonest, France - The use of polymers and composite materials is constantly increasing. Their lightness combined with their flexibility and resistance offer significant advantages in the fields of transportation, industry, sports and construction. These properties are central to the concerns of engineers and researchers, who must have access to high-performance instruments in order to characterize

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Morgan Advanced Materials Unveils New Lightweight, High-Protection ERGOTEC 4025 Explosive Ordinance Disposal Suit

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Cornwall, United Kingdom - Morgan Advanced Materials’ Composites and Defense Systems business announces the debut of its new lightweight ERGOTEC™ 4025 explosive ordinance disposal (EOD) suit. Integrating new technology, leading edge materials and world class garment engineering, the ERGOTEC™ 4025 combines the highest levels of protection with the user mobility required for successful EOD missions.

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TRESU Introduces Customised Printing Unit for Integration into Converting Machines for Sanitary Products

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Kolding, Denmark - Danish flexo technology provider TRESU Group has introduced a flexo printing solution to be integrated inline with converting machines for disposable sanitary napkins.  The unit, custom-developed following long-term collaboration with leading global sanitary napkin

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TissueGen Expands Core Team and Advances Spinal Cord Injury Repair and Regenerative Medicine Applications in 2014

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Texas, United States – TissueGen® Inc., developer of ELUTE® fiber, a groundbreaking biodegradable fiber format for advanced drug delivery, closed out 2014 with the establishment of a senior scientist position to manage the company’s spinal cord injury (SCI) repair program.

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Beaulieu Technical Textiles at Domotex 2015

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Kruishoutem, Belgium - Beaulieu Technical Textiles is an established leader and driving force in the global market of technical textiles. BTT combines a pioneering spirit with hands-on expertise. Its dedicated line-up of benchmark products is engineered to provide a tailored and high-tech responds to present and future trends and demands.

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Change within the Management of H. Stoll GmbH & Co. KG

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Reutlingen, Germany - Heinz-Peter Stoll being a standing managing partner of H. Stoll GmbH & Co. KG will retire from the operational management of the company for reasons of age on January 31st, 2014 and will  then represent the family in the advisory board from February 1st, 2014 on. Taking into consideration his planned retirement Heinz-Peter [...]

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Inauguration of the New Groz-Beckert Sales Affiliate in Turkey

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Germany / Turkey – On 1st January 2015 the newly founded sales affiliate of the Groz-Beckert Group started business in Istanbul, Turkey. Since the beginning of the year, Groz-Beckert Turkey offers its products and services for the sectors of Knitting, Felting, Tufting and Sewing not only to the Turkish market but also to the markets [...]

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YiwuTex 2014 Successfully Concluded:The Most Professional Business Platform for Knitting Machinery and Release of the Latest Fashion Trend

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Zhejiang, China - ”The 15th China Yiwu International Exhibition on Knitting & Hosiery Machinery”, “The 4th China Yiwu International Exhibition on Sewing & Automatic Garment Machinery” and ”2014 China Yiwu International Exhibition on Dyeing,

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Strong Surge in the Knits Sector

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Frankfurt, Germany – This segment has experienced the strongest growth, with 13 new producers making fabric indispensable to mixed, children’s and infants’ ready-to-wear ranges. Collections from South Korea, appreciated by buyers for its cutting-edge technology, are leading the way in creativity and innovation, and deserve special mention,

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ITEMA at the Global Textile Technology & Engineering Show (GTTES) in Mumbai

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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 the 1stGTTES – Global Textile Technology & Engineering Show – from January 20th to 22nd at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. 

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Shima Seiki to Exhibit Technologies and Design System at DTG2015

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Japan/ Bangladesh - Leading computerized knitting machine manufacturer SHIMA SEIKI of Wakayama, Japan will be exhibiting at the 12th Dhaka International Textile & Garment Machinery Exhibition (DTG 2015) in Dhaka, Bangladesh, in cooperation with its partner Pacific Associates Ltd. from Wednesday, 4th ~ Saturday, 7th February 2015 at Hall 6 Booth 602+603. 

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Steiger Textil: Flat Knitting Machine, the 3rd Dimension

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Vionnaz, Switzerland - For many years, composite fibre has appeared in applications requiring low weight for large areas. Composite fibre was first used in the aeronautics and space industry due to its mechanical properties. Currently, it is used in many competition sports such as Formula 1 and sailing boats, where every gram counts. All these applications [...]

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Itema S.p.A Exhibits at SIMA Texfair 2015

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Colzate, Italy - 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 Southern India Mills Association (SIMA) TEXFAIR from 9th to 12th January in Coimbatore. Itema is the only manufacturer in the world to provide the top three shuttleless weft insertion technologies: rapier, [...]

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Garment Printing Investing in Printed TENCEL® and Printed Bamboo Clothing Due to Ecological and Environmental Benefits

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London, United Kingdom – During 2014, Garment Printing noted a 47 percent rise in enquires from the previous year with a drastic increase in the demand of environmentally friendly printing techniques and products, something that they specialise in. Multinational corporate and start-up companies plus fashion houses were the most prevalent market sectors showing greater interest [...]

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Greenshowroom and Ethical Fashion Show Berlin: The Most Successful Edition of the Trade-Fair Duo Ever

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Berlin, Germany – The Greenshowroom and Ethical Fashion Show Berlin closed their doors , after the most successful edition of the trade-fair duo ever.

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Carlsberg and Partners to Develop Biodegradable Wood-Fiber Bottle

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Davos, Switzerland - In the context of its participation in a panel on Wasteless Supply at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Carlsberg announced a ground-breaking agreement to develop the world’s first fully biodegradable wood-fiber bottle for beverages.

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Sustainability: RadiciGroup’s Challenge Goes on

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Bergamo, Italy - RadiciGroup believes that, in matters of environmental sustainability, innovation can only come from a rigorous and transparent approach. Starting from this conviction, the Group has put the systemic and rigorous measurement of not only environmental and economic performance indicators but also social indicators

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REI, adidas, Timberland and More Commit to Sourcing Down Responsibly

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California,United States – Six more global brands have committed to the Textile Exchange’s Responsible Down Standard (RDS). The adidas Group, Black Diamond, Kathmandu, NAU, REI and Timberland have agreed to bring certified, responsible down to the marketplace. They join a robust list of supporters including The North Face — which worked with the Textile Exchange to develop the standard

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adidas Group Makes it to the Podium of Most Sustainable Companies Worldwide

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Herzogenaurach, Germany – The adidas Group ranks third among the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100 Index). The results were announced by Corporate Knights, a Toronto-based media and investment advisory company, during the World Economic Forum in Davos. The adidas Group was recognized as best European company by Corporate Knights and as leader in [...]

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Sympatex Exhibits at MFS 2015: Fashion with Focus on Function & Sustainability

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Munich, Germany – During the Munich Fabric Start 2015 (2nd - 4th February 2015), Sympatex Technologies will prove that fashion and function work together perfectly. At the booth (hall 3 booth E17), the ecological alternative among functional textile specialists will present newly developed laminates with a look and functionality that focus on the fashion and leisure sectors.

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DSM: Niaga® Enters Next Phase in Sustainable Carpet Technology

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Zwolle, Netherlands -  Niaga® is taking its promise to close the materials loop in the carpet industry to the next level, following successful tests on industrial scale with leading partners in 2014 in the now fully operational Tech Center in Zwolle, the Netherlands. The joint venture offers a new perspective on the use of materials, enabling [...]

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Greenshowroom and Ethical Fashion Show Berlin: The Most Successful Edition of the Trade-Fair Duo Ever

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Berlin, Germany – The Greenshowroom and Ethical Fashion Show Berlin closed their doors , after the most successful edition of the trade-fair duo ever.

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Texworld USA Features Taiwan and Lenzing Pavilions and Welcomes First Time Exhibitors

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New York, United States – The winter 2015 edition of Texworld USA, featuring the International Apparel Sourcing Show, will showcase a record number of 280 confirmed exhibitors representing 18 countries. Featured pavilions include exhibitors from Taiwan and show partner Lenzing Innovation. Texworld USA welcomes first time exhibitors

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Buyers Upbeat about Results from Hong Kong Fashion Week

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Hong Kong, China - Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter, the largest fashion trade event in Asia, ended today on a high note. The 46th edition of Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter and the concurrent World Boutique, Hong Kong, now in its 13th year, attracted over 38,000 buyers

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Gap Inc. to Close Smallest Brand, Piperlime

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California, United States –  Gap Inc. announced the decision to close its Piperlime brand, including the online platform and single store in New York, by the end of the first quarter of fiscal year 2015. The company is committed to executing against its long-term strategy of driving profitable top line sales, powered by its global brands

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Zweave Implements PTC FlexPLM for Avalanche Outdoor Apparel in Two Months

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Massachusetts, United States - Zweave, Inc.  has sold and delivered PTC’s FlexPLM solution to Avalanche Outdoor Apparel Co, a family owned and operated outdoor apparel company in historic Salem, Massachusetts known for quality and value in the outdoor apparel industry. Zweave is a leading IT solutions company who specializes in selling and delivering Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions

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Première Vision Paris: A New Dynamic at the Service of the Worldwide International Fashion Industry

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Paris, France – From 10 to 12 February 2015, Première Vision Pluriel becomes Première Vision Paris for the first time. Recognized and largely acclaimed by international fashion industry players, the ensemble of six shows, mutually complementary in terms of professions and offers, has been totally integrated since last September and is now managed by a [...]

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Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co. Licenses India Operations to ID Overseas Private Limited

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Karnataka, India - Leading global workwear maker Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co. has signed an exclusive licensing agreement with ID Overseas Private Limited.  The agreement authorizes the sale of Dickies® licensed workwear products in India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka.

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Tommy Hilfiger Transforms Sales Experience with Launch of Innovative Digital Showroom

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Amsterdam, Netherlands - Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. , announced the launch of an innovative digital sales showroom, located at its global headquarters in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. The digital showroom revolutionizes the sales experience for retailers

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Cherokee Global Brands Announces New License Agreement with Argos for the United Kingdom and Ireland

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California, United States – Cherokee Global Brands , a global marketer of style-focused lifestyle brands, announced that it has entered into a new license agreement with Argos, a subsidiary of Home Retail Group plc, to launch a broad family-assortment

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An Intelligent Condition-Based Key Machinery Assets Maintenance Management Platform for the Textile Industry

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Hong Kong, China – Unexpected breakdown due to machine failure in the textile manufacturing plant is costly. Therefore asset maintenance management is key to improving business profits and production planning.

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Georg Dieners is the New OEKO-TEX® General Secretary

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Zurich, Switzerland – the International OEKO-TEX® Association introduced Georg Dieners as the new General Secretary. The trained textile engineer will take over from Dr. Jean-Pierre Haug, who, after providing extensive training for the new OEKO-TEX® representative,

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Vlisco Group, Federal Government of Nigeria Sign MoU on Investment in Textile Industry

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Netherlands / Nigeria – Vanguard reports that The Dutch textile and design company, Vlisco Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU with the Federal Government of Nigeria to create a platform for significant expansion in Nigeria’s economy.

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INDIA ITME 2016 Mega Event for Innovative Textile Technology Launched

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Mumbai, India – “Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better”. 35 years of striving by India ITME Society has culminated

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The Road to Milan: The Heat is on for ITMA 2015

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London, United Kingdom - Last month, Hough MD Anthony Ashton outlined the role of ITMA in the progress of squeeze roll technology. Our ITMA preview coverage continues here with a look at the big success stories from the Barcelona show in 2011 – and their subsequent uptake by influential textile manufacturers. At the start of autumn [...]

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Latest SVHC Screen Lite Program for Textile and Footwear Products

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Geneva, Switzerland - With the addition of 6 new SVHCs onto the Candidate List on 17 December 2014, the number of SVHCs has been expanded to total 161 substances. In light of this rapid change, SGS has updated the SVHC SCREEN LITE program to help our clients easily identify and detect the presence of any high risk SVHC found [...]

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rue21 Selects EmpowerWFM from Empower Software Solutions for Improved Workforce Management

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Florida, United States - rue21, inc. a leading specialty apparel retailer, has chosen EmpowerWFM from Empower Software Solutions as the workforce management technology to be deployed in over 1100 retail locations throughout the US. The powerful labor forecasting and scheduling capabilities

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