Texprocess 2015 with Growth

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Frankfurt, Germany – Just under a month before the start of the leading international fair for processing textile and flexible materials (4 to 7 May 2015) the third session of Texprocess has let more space compared with 2013. Among the exhibitors, some 270 in all, the most important international market leaders will be showcasing on [...]

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LIM College Study of Shopping Trends Among 18-25 Year-Olds Reveals Millennials Not Loyal to Fashion Brands

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New York, United States – Millennials are not loyal to fashion brands. In fact, 45% of those surveyed say nothing can be done to retain them. They expect to be moving on. This is according to the results of a new survey, Shopping Trends Among 18-25 Year-Olds, conducted by LIM College Professors Robert

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Techtextil 2015 Breaks New Record for Exhibitor Numbers

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Frankfurt, Germany – Four weeks before the beginning of Techtextil (4 to 7 May 2015), over 1,350 international exhibitors have already signed up. This means that the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens will once again grow in terms of both floor area and numbers of exhibitors. “Techtextil will once again, this May, [...]

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Bangladesh Garment Exports Rise 3% in July-March

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – The Daily Star reports that Bangladesh garment exports rose 3.16 percent year-on-year to $18.62 billion in the first nine months (July-March) of the current fiscal year, according to Export Promotion Bureau. Apparel exports have been on the rise as major markets

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Indian Textile Sector Says Vietnam a Collaborator, Not a Rival

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India / Vietnam - Vietnam News reports that Indian and Vietnamese textile and apparel industries are more complementary than competing in nature, and so co-operation would result in a win-win situation, the Synthetic and Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council of India has said.

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National Workshop to Strengthen Make in India in Textiles

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Surat, India – The Ministry of Textiles, Government of India organized a two-day National Workshop on the textile parks sanctioned under the Scheme for Integrated Textile Parks (SITP), in Surat on April 9 & 10, 2015. The Workshop was organized in line with Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of ‘Make in India’. SITP is one of the flagship schemes [...]

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Emerging Markets More Likely to Shop Ethically than Developed Markets

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Singapore - MasterCard has revealed that consumers in emerging markets across Asia/Pacific are more likely to choose a product based on whether it is perceived as more socially responsible than those in developed markets. Overall, products which are fair trade have the most appeal. Consumers in emerging markets are also more likely to buy from merchants

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Politecnico di Milano Gives Students a Professional Head Start with Lectra Software Solutions

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Paris, France – Lectra, a leader in integrated technology solutions dedicated to industries using soft materials—fabrics, leather, technical textiles and composite materials announced that Politecnico di Milano will incorporate DesignConcept, Lectra’s design and product development software, and Diamino® ,

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Success for Santex Group in Southeast Asia

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Switzerland / Vietnam – Swiss-based Santex Group has signed a contract with Gain Lucky (Vietnam) Ltd. at the beginning of the year. The contract includes the delivery of six Santashrink drying machines. Santashrink is the perfect solution for shrinkage, relaxation, and tensionless drying of tubular or open-width knitted fabric. Installation of the new machines is planned [...]

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FESPA Fabric Opens 2015 ‘Design a tee’ Printed T-shirt Competition

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Cologne, Germany – The FESPA Fabric 2015 ‘Design a tee’ printed competition is now open for entries at www.fespafabric.com. Now in its fifth year, the competition, supported by GarmentPrinting.co.uk, invites anyone to submit a design for a printed t-shirt, inspired by the intergalactic theme

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Patagonia Invests in the Business of Science to Help Solve the Environmental Crisis

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California, United States – Chemicals are a required component in achieving the high performance needed for harsh outdoor conditions – it’s what makes waterproof materials stand up to torrential wilderness downpours, jackets that can resist wind on a steep pitch and pants that have the right amount of protection

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DyStar® Showcasing Solutions at the China Interdye 2015

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Singapore – DyStar® is a leading provider of dyes, chemicals, effects and services for the textile industry. DyStar focuses on research and development of sustainable solutions and will be showcasing some of their innovations at the 15th China International Dye Industry, Pigments and Textile Chemicals Exhibition (China Interdye) held in Shanghai on April 15- 17, [...]

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DyStar Phases Out Colour Index Usage to Improve Ecological Differentiation

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By   11 days ago

Singapore – DyStar Group, the leading solution provider to the textile industry, has announced that the company is going to phase out the usage of the Colour Index. The Colour Index is a reference work published jointly by the Society of Dyers & Colourists (SDC) and the American Association of Textile Chemists & Colorists (AATCC) which [...]

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LANXESS Improves Earnings in Fiscal 2014 and Drives Realignment Forward Rapidly

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By   12 days ago

Cologne, Germany - In fiscal 2014, specialty chemicals group LANXESS substantially improved its operating result and net income in a challenging market and competitive environment. While sales declined slightly by 3.5 percent to around EUR 8 billion, EBITDA pre exceptionals increased by 9.9 percent to EUR 808 million. Net income improved by EUR 206 million to [...]

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Sawgrass Technologies & J-Teck3 Sign New License Agreement for Sublimation Technology

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By   12 days ago

United States / Italy - Sawgrass Technologies, Inc. and J-Teck3 of Italy announced that they have entered into a new long term license agreement under which J-Teck3, as an authorized Sawgrass licensee, will continue to sell digital inks for sublimation imaging. Sawgrass is an industry leading developer of breakthrough printing technologies.

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Monforts: Pakistani Textile Manufacturers Visit the Technology Centre

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By   12 days ago

Monchengladbach, Germany - The exchange of views and information among experts at the Technology Centre is very important to Monforts. “The suggestions for refinements and product improvements are often initiated by our customers,” emphasises Chief Technologist Peter Tolksdorf. Pakistan is one of the most important individual markets in Asia for Monforts.

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USDA Report : South and Southeast Asia Yarn Spinning Displaces China

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United States / China – Driven by growth in India, Vietnam, Bangladesh, and Indonesia, yarn spinning in South and Southeast Asia surpassed Chinese yarn spinning in 2011/12, and has been rising ever since. Meanwhile, yarn spinning in the rest of the world has remained roughly flat.

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Oerlikon Shareholders Approved Dividend Increase

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Pfaffikon, Switzerland - At Oerlikon’s Annual General Meeting, shareholders approved all resolutions recommended by the Board, including the 11 % dividend increase, which amounts to a payout of CHF 0.30 per share for 2014. This is the fourth dividend payout and the third successive dividend increase. All proposed resolutions accepted Third consecutive dividend increase;

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Teijin Accelerates its Automotive CFRP Businesses

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Tokyo, Japan – Teijin Limited announced that it has integrated its development and marketing of automotive-use carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP), aiming to strengthen the group’s business in this highly value-added form of CFRP. The Automotive Business Development Group launched on 1 April 2015 as a new entity directly under the Carbon Fibers & Composites [...]

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Square Textiles to Invest Tk 114 Billion to Raise Capacity

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – The Daily Star reports that Square Textiles plans to increase its yarn production capacity with an estimated investment of Tk 113.87 crore. The export-oriented company now produces 21,600 tonnes of yarn a year at its three units. After the completion of the new project next year, another 4,235 tonnes will be produced. [...]

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Indian Textile Sector Says Vietnam a Collaborator, Not a Rival

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India / Vietnam - Vietnam News reports that Indian and Vietnamese textile and apparel industries are more complementary than competing in nature, and so co-operation would result in a win-win situation, the Synthetic and Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council of India has said.

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Keynote Topic at the Next PERFORMANCE DAYS: “A Responsible Approach to Wool”

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Munich, Germany – Merino is booming – in sports and in fashion. At the same time, critical voices are getting louder and hardliners are demanding the abandonment of wool in clothing while denouncing its production and processing. It doesn’t have to be like this as evidenced by the effort

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FibeRio and VF Corporation Form Strategic Partnership to Lead the Apparel and Footwear Markets in Nanofiber Technology

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Texas, United States – FibeRio Technology Corporation, the total nanofiber solutions company,announced a strategic partnership with VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel,

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Unifi Expands Polyester Texturing Capacity to Support Regional Growth

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North Carolina, United States - Unifi, Inc. announced that it is increasing polyester texturing capacity in the U.S. and Central America to support the growing demand for synthetic yarn in the NAFTA and CAFTA regions. This expansion, which involves adding texturing machines in Yadkinville and Madison, N.C., and El Salvador,

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Artistic Fabric Mills Introduces <3% Low Growth Denims

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Karachi, Pakistan – Artistic Fabric Mills announced a collection of stretch denim fabrics that offer high elasticity and superior recovery tested to guarantee <3% growth. The range of super stretch fabrics is a culmination of fiber and yarn research breakthroughs in the last 10 years. Designers can now freely explore new silhouettes ranging from denim leggings [...]

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PurThread Delivers on Promise of High Performance Fabrics

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North Carolina, United States – PurThread promises protection, pure and simple, along with technology. These are high tech fabrics that improve on other antimicrobial technologies using safe, natural, germ-fighting silver embedded in the core of the fiber. Per PurThread: PurThread’s high-performance yarns offer brands the benefits of unmatched antimicrobial

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KARL MAYER Launches JL 65/1 B Fashion Machine : Lace for Cat-Walk Fashion

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Obertshausen, Germany - Lace is more on trend than ever before, and not just for lingerie. In particular, opulent lace patterns with large motifs and striking patterns are increasingly making their way from underwear to outerwear. KARL MAYER launched the JL 65/1 B Fashion onto the market last year to give new impetus to designing attractive [...]

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FibeRio and VF Corporation Form Strategic Partnership to Lead the Apparel and Footwear Markets in Nanofiber Technology

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Texas, United States – FibeRio Technology Corporation, the total nanofiber solutions company,announced a strategic partnership with VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel,

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Zünd Systemtechnik AG at Texprocess 2015

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Rhine Valley, Switzerland - At Texprocess 2015, May 4-7 in Frankfurt, Germany, Zünd Systemtechnik will be exhibiting fully automated, state-of-the-art digital cutting systems for the garment and other industries with a need for processing fabric and textiles. Zünd is showcasing a G3 L-2500, equipped with a Center Winder roll-off system, in conjunction with a powerful nesting [...]

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Première Vision New York and Indigo New York: Growing and Moving Full Steam Ahead for Spring/Summer 2016

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New York, United States – With 297 exhibitors, the Spring/Summer 2016 edition of Première Vision at Pier 92 in Manhattan boasted an optimistic and strong ambiance and included large selections in both fabrics and accessories, as well as in textile & surface designs. The sub-zero temperatures

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FESPA Fabric Opens 2015 ‘Design a tee’ Printed T-shirt Competition

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Cologne, Germany – The FESPA Fabric 2015 ‘Design a tee’ printed competition is now open for entries at www.fespafabric.com. Now in its fifth year, the competition, supported by GarmentPrinting.co.uk, invites anyone to submit a design for a printed t-shirt, inspired by the intergalactic theme

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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 first time at the International Sign Expo [...]

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The Location of the Planned New Wetlaid Line Decided – Suominen Prepares an Investment in Bethune Plant in US

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South Carolina, United States – Suominen, a globally leading supplier of nonwovens, announced in January that it has started a planning process to execute an investment in a new wetlaid production line in North America. Suominen has now decided that, if the planning process proceeds as expected, the location of the planned manufacturing line

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INDA Announces James Loftus as New Director of Education and Technical Affairs

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North Carolina, United States –  INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, announced the appointment of Jim Loftus as its new Director of Education and Technical Affairs.  Loftus brings to INDA years of experience in research and development functions from previous positions with Owens Corning and Union Carbide. Most recently,

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PurThread Delivers on Promise of High Performance Fabrics

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North Carolina, United States – PurThread promises protection, pure and simple, along with technology. These are high tech fabrics that improve on other antimicrobial technologies using safe, natural, germ-fighting silver embedded in the core of the fiber. Per PurThread: PurThread’s high-performance yarns offer brands the benefits of unmatched antimicrobial

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Techtextil 2015 Breaks New Record for Exhibitor Numbers

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Frankfurt, Germany – Four weeks before the beginning of Techtextil (4 to 7 May 2015), over 1,350 international exhibitors have already signed up. This means that the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens will once again grow in terms of both floor area and numbers of exhibitors. “Techtextil will once again, this May, [...]

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Teijin Accelerates its Automotive CFRP Businesses

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Tokyo, Japan – Teijin Limited announced that it has integrated its development and marketing of automotive-use carbon fiber reinforced plastic (CFRP), aiming to strengthen the group’s business in this highly value-added form of CFRP. The Automotive Business Development Group launched on 1 April 2015 as a new entity directly under the Carbon Fibers & Composites [...]

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Microza™ Hollow-Fiber Membrane Selected for Singapore’s Largest Wastewater Reclamation Plant

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Tokyo, Japan – Microza™ hollow-fiber membrane from Asahi Kasei Chemicals was selected for Singapore’s largest wastewater reclamation plant, the Second Changi NEWater Plant (capacity: 288,000 m3/day) with operation scheduled for start-up in October 2016.

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Picanol NV at Techtextil 2015

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Ieper, Belgium - Picanol NV will be exhibiting for the fourth time at the bi-annual Techtextil fair in Frankfurt. Picanol will be at the Belgian Lounge, organized by Symatex, the Belgian Textile Machinery Association. Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles, and amounts to the world’s central marketing and sourcing platform for users and [...]

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FibeRio and VF Corporation Form Strategic Partnership to Lead the Apparel and Footwear Markets in Nanofiber Technology

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Texas, United States – FibeRio Technology Corporation, the total nanofiber solutions company,announced a strategic partnership with VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel,

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Starlinger: Circular Weaving Technology with IQ at FEIPLASTIC

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Vienna, Austria – At the booth of Starlinger & Co. Ges.m.b.H. at FEIPLASTIC in Brazil, the high-efficiency circular loom FX 6.0 will be shown in operation, producing tubular fabric for sack production. The polypropylene tapes to be woven will come directly from the production of a Starlinger customer in Brazil. Intelligent woven sack production With [...]

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KARL MAYER Launches JL 65/1 B Fashion Machine : Lace for Cat-Walk Fashion

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By   5 days ago

Obertshausen, Germany - Lace is more on trend than ever before, and not just for lingerie. In particular, opulent lace patterns with large motifs and striking patterns are increasingly making their way from underwear to outerwear. KARL MAYER launched the JL 65/1 B Fashion onto the market last year to give new impetus to designing attractive [...]

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Picanol NV at Techtextil 2015

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Ieper, Belgium - Picanol NV will be exhibiting for the fourth time at the bi-annual Techtextil fair in Frankfurt. Picanol will be at the Belgian Lounge, organized by Symatex, the Belgian Textile Machinery Association. Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles, and amounts to the world’s central marketing and sourcing platform for users and [...]

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Jakob Muller AG at Techtextil Frankfurt 2015

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Frick, Switzerland - Jakob Müller AG is the world’s leading company with regard to technology for the manufacture of woven and knitted tapes and webbing, woven ropes, woven labels and technical textiles, printed narrow fabrics, dyeing, make-up and winding machinery. The Müller supply programme covers all the needs of the ribbons and narrow fabrics industry

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A New Factory and Presentation of the New DS 21/30 EC 2, IsoWarp and MJ 59/1B, 210″– KARL MAYER Celebrates with Customers in India

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Germany / India – In the spring of this year, KARL MAYER will present two new special highlights to its customers in India. On 24 April, this global company is celebrating the production potential of its plant, which has recently been completed in Ahmedabad, with a large number of people, and is also presenting its [...]

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25th Session of SPINEXPO™ Shanghai Hosted 155 Exhibitors and Welcomed 9,364 Visitors, an Increase of 7%

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Shanghai, China – SPINEXPO™ Shanghai, held at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center in Pudong, Shanghai, March 9-10-11, 2015 was the first exhibition to take place in the venue after the very late China Lunar Calendar vacations. Considering this obstacle and the stagnating economy that is still affecting the textile industry,

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Picanol Marks Production Milestone with 20,000th OptiMax Weaving Machine

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Ypres, Belgium - Picanol reached an impressive milestone this week when the 20,000th OptiMax rapier weaving machine rolled off the production line at its plant in Ypres, Belgium. The first OptiMax was produced in Ypres in 2007. The OptiMax is the most advanced and fastest rapier weaving machine on the market today with speeds of up [...]

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SHIMA SEIKI to Participate in Private Show in Turkey

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By   19 days ago

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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H&M Releases a New Sustainability Report

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Stockholm, Sweden – H&M published its Conscious Actions Sustainability Report 2014. The progress made shows that H&M is at the forefront of sustainability. Some of the highlights are the expansion of the public supplier factory list, the ambition to only use renewable electricity and the increase of the amount of products made of recycled cotton [...]

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Texprocess 2015: Green Manufacturing of “Green Fashion”

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Frankfurt, Germany – The magic word “sustainability” is engrossing the entire textile and clothing branch. Modern textile machinery allows the production of fabrics in an energy-saving and resource-conserving manner which then are cut to size, sewed and ironed. Within the manufacturing process, numerous possibilities for a green production exist.

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Patagonia Invests in the Business of Science to Help Solve the Environmental Crisis

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California, United States – Chemicals are a required component in achieving the high performance needed for harsh outdoor conditions – it’s what makes waterproof materials stand up to torrential wilderness downpours, jackets that can resist wind on a steep pitch and pants that have the right amount of protection

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H&M Named as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company

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Stockholm, Sweden – H&M was recognised by the Ethisphere Institute, the global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company®. The World’s Most Ethical Companies designation recognises those companies that have had a material impact

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The Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development Acknowledges Inditex’s Supply Chain Management

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A Coruna, Spain - In its appraisal, the jury emphasised Inditex’s work in ensuring living wages for the textile workers comprising its supply chain. The Responsible Supply Chain Benchmark 2014 report prepared by the Dutch Association of Investors for Sustainable Development (VDBO) ranks Inditex as the top-performing retailer

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3000 Professional Visitors Around the World Attends Sustainable Edition of Interfiliere Hong Kong in March

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Hong Kong, China – With multifaceted sustainability projects and seminars at Interfiliere Hong Kong on March 18 – 19, the atmosphere was business-focused and lively. During the 2-day trade show local and international speakers from United Kingdom, France, Germany, Japan, India, United States as well as Hong Kong took part in the seminar and conference [...]

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Central Bank of Bangladesh Announces $500 Million Green Fund for Textile Sector

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – Bangladesh has the world’s second largest textile industry, generating around $24 billion in 2014 and employing 4 million workers, 80 percent of whom are women. Washing, dyeing, and finishing (WDF) activities are a key pillar of the country’s economy: 1,700 WDF

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New Requirements for Certification in Accordance with STeP by OEKO-TEX®

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Zurich, Switzerland – As of 1 April 2015, new requirements will be applicable for the certification of environmentally friendly and socially responsible production facilities in accordance with STeP by OEKO-TEX®. A list of the most important modifications to the STeP standard is given below:

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Vietnam Garment, Footwear SMEs Should Improve Supply Chain Management

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam –  Tuoitre News reports that Vietnamese small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) operating in leading industries, like garments and footwear, should upgrade their capacity in supply chain management to raise the added-value of their products,

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LIM College Study of Shopping Trends Among 18-25 Year-Olds Reveals Millennials Not Loyal to Fashion Brands

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New York, United States – Millennials are not loyal to fashion brands. In fact, 45% of those surveyed say nothing can be done to retain them. They expect to be moving on. This is according to the results of a new survey, Shopping Trends Among 18-25 Year-Olds, conducted by LIM College Professors Robert

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Gerber Technology’s AccuMark 10 Increases Productivity, Collaboration in Pattern Design

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Connecticut, United States - Gerber Technology announced the availability of the AccuMark® 10 intelligent pattern design, grading, planning and marker making software solution. In addition to digital printing capabilities and other features that increase productivity throughout the system,

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FY2015 First Half Highlights: Fast Retailing Revenue and Profits Rise

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Tokyo, Japan – The Fast Retailing Group reported increases in both revenue and profit in the first half of fiscal 2015, or the six months from September 2014 to February 2015. Revenue rose 24.2% year on year to JP¥949.6 billion, and operating profit expanded 40.2% to ¥150.0 billion. All three business segments reported increases in both [...]

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Hanesbrands Completes Acquisition of Knights Apparel

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North Carolina, United States – HanesBrands, a leading global marketer of everyday basic apparel under world-class brands, announced that it has completed the acquisition of Knights Apparel, a leading seller of licensed collegiate logo apparel in the mass retail channel. Knights Apparel sells T-shirts, sweatshirts and other sports apparel with college logos and graphics primarily

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Bangladesh Garment Exports Rise 3% in July-March

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Dhaka, Bangladesh – The Daily Star reports that Bangladesh garment exports rose 3.16 percent year-on-year to $18.62 billion in the first nine months (July-March) of the current fiscal year, according to Export Promotion Bureau. Apparel exports have been on the rise as major markets

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Cherokee Global Brands Announce New License Agreement with Sports Direct

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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 Sports Direct International plc to launch a broad assortment of Tony Hawk® signature clothing and accessories online and in Sports Direct stores throughout Europe this upcoming fall/winter.

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FibeRio and VF Corporation Form Strategic Partnership to Lead the Apparel and Footwear Markets in Nanofiber Technology

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Texas, United States – FibeRio Technology Corporation, the total nanofiber solutions company,announced a strategic partnership with VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel,

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Datatex Announces Sales and Revenues Results of NOW ERP Software Solutions for Textile Carpet and Apparel Market

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Milan, Italy – Datatex has announced 2014 sales and revenues results of its NOW ERP Software solutions for the textile carpet and apparel market. 2014 has been a record year for the NOW product with package sales more than double from the previous year and total revenue increasing by over 25%.

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The Blackman & White Team at Sign & Digital 2015

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Maldon, United Kingdom - Blackman & White look to the future of British manufacturing at Sign & Digital UK 2015 UK-based specialist manufacturer Blackman & White (B&W) showcased its flagship 3.2m wide Versa Tech cutter at Sign & Digital UK 2015,

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Retail Blazing Own Trail in China

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China / United States – China is quickly finding itself in uncharted retail territory, with a huge influx of new shopping malls coinciding with the fast adoption of e-commerce by its rapidly-expanding consumer class. Competition is leading to mounting pressure for shopping malls to differentiate. Developers are looking to the rest of the world for solutions, [...]

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Gerber Technology’s AccuMark 10 Increases Productivity, Collaboration in Pattern Design

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Connecticut, United States - Gerber Technology announced the availability of the AccuMark® 10 intelligent pattern design, grading, planning and marker making software solution. In addition to digital printing capabilities and other features that increase productivity throughout the system,

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NRF Reports: US Imports Rising as West Coast Ports Recover

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Washington, United States – Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to rise 8 percent this month over the same time last year as West Coast ports continue to recover from a backlog of cargo that built up before a tentative new labor agreement was signed, according to the monthly [...]

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F&F Clothing at Tesco Rolls Out Nedap RFID Technology

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom - U.K. retailer Tesco has partnered with Nedap to supply RFID readers for its large-scale technology deployment across F&F clothing in 550 stores throughout the United Kingdom. Following a successful tender process including a pilot phase, Nedap was selected to supply the fixed RFID readers

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Pakistan, to Get a Major Breakthrough in Textile Exports to China

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Pakistan / China - The Nation reports that Pakistan is expected to not only get a major breakthrough in textile exports to China, but also opening of first Pakistani bank’s branch is also on the cards. A Pakistani delegation consisting of Secretary Ministry of Textiles Amir Khan Marwat and Director Kanwar Usman is on visit to [...]

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Indian Textile Sector Says Vietnam a Collaborator, Not a Rival

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India / Vietnam - Vietnam News reports that Indian and Vietnamese textile and apparel industries are more complementary than competing in nature, and so co-operation would result in a win-win situation, the Synthetic and Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council of India has said.

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