Italian Textile Machinery: Domestic Orders on the Rise for the First Quarter of 2016

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By   4 days ago

Milan, Italy – For Italian textile machinery manufacturers, the first quarter of 2016 has opened with a recovery in orders on the domestic side. In foreign markets, orders have instead dropped off slightly. Raffaella Carabelli, President of ACIMIT: “The recovery on the domestic market compared to the minimum recorded

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Heimtextil 2017: Almost Fully Booked Eight Months Before the Start

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By   4 days ago

Frankfurt, Germany - Heimtextil, the industry’s most important global event for interior textiles, interior design and interior trends, is already completely fully booked on many hall levels around eight months before it is due to begin. The number of stand registrations for the upcoming event (10-13 January 2017)

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World Cotton Consumption to Exceed Production in 2016/17

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By   4 days ago

Washington D.C., United States - The initial U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cotton projections for 2016/17 indicate that global cotton consumption will expand slightly and surpass production for the second consecutive season (fig. 1). World cotton mill use is projected to rebound in 2016/17 to 110.8 million bales

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NCTO Praises Senate Passage of American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act

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By   4 days ago

North Carolina, United States – The U.S. Senate passed H.R. 4923, the American Manufacturing Competitiveness Act, by unanimous consent.  Because the House of Representatives passed an identical bill by a vote of 415-2 on April 27, H.R. 4923 will be sent to President Obama for his expected signature into law.

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The Trans Pacific Partnership would Increase Indonesia’s Exports by $2.9 Billion

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By   4 days ago

Jakarta, Indonesia – The Trans Pacific Partnership ( TPP ) could increase Indonesian exports by at least US$2.9 billion an economic observer has claimed, as reported by the Jakarta Post. Indonesia might see swollen imports too, especially for capital goods like

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ITMF: Overall Shipments of New Textile Machinery Slightly Down in 2015

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By   4 days ago

Zurich Switzerland - Shipments in some of the textile machinery segments experienced declines in 2015. Deliveries of new short-staple spindles fell by nearly 8% from 2014 to 2015. Shipped long-staple spindles and open-end rotors decreased by 61% and 6%, respectively.

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Swiss Technology to Play a Key Role in Iran’s New Start

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By   12 days ago

Switzerland / Iran – The textile industry of Iran is ready for a new beginning and determined to achieve future progress in technology and global market penetration, following the recent ending of international sanctions which hampered its continued development. As long-term partners of Iranian textile companies, Switzerland’s textile machinery producers are eager

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Traceability Solution at ‘the Click of a Button’

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By   12 days ago

Bremen, Germany - An inexpensive, full traceability system which will prove the authenticity of organic and other niche cottons could be in place by the end of the year as work continues on a project spearheaded by ICA Bremen, the international center for cotton testing, research and quality training.

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Archroma Enters into Collaboration with Textile Institute of Pakistan

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By   12 days ago

Pakistan / Switzerland - Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, announced the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Textile Institute of Pakistan (TIP). The MoU will pave way for formal cooperation between the two institutions initially for a three-year period.

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WACKER Presents New Hydrophilic Softener for Textile Finishing

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By   12 days ago

Munich, Germany - WACKER, the Munich-based chemical company, has launched an innovative hydrophilic fabric softener for factory textile finishing. The new product, which is called WETSOFT® NE 750, does not only improve the softness of textiles, but also retains the ability to absorb water.

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Cestrian Imaging Ltd. Drives Growth with EFI Reggiani PRO 340 Digital Textile Inkjet Printer

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By   12 days ago

United States / United Kingdom – Cestrian Imaging Ltd has become the first printing company in the UK to install a fully loaded EFI™ Reggiani PRO 340 digital textile printer. The new 340 cm-wide device will meet increasing demand for high-quality fabric-printed displays, branded apparel and more.

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Dystar® to Acquire Specialty Chemical Businesses from Emerald Performance Materials

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By   18 days ago

Singapore – DyStar LP, the US subsidiary of DyStar Global Holdings (Singapore) Pte. Ltd, the market leader in textile industry, announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire five (5) specialty chemical units (the Specialties, Polymer Additives,

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Americhem Launches New Color Selector Guide at Idea 2016

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By   18 days ago

Ohio, United States – Americhem Inc., a global provider of color and additive solutions for synthetic fibers, is introducing a new nonwovens fabric sample book to the industry at IDEA 2016, being held May 3–5 at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center in Boston, Mass. The book, known as the nVision™ Color Selector Guide, will [...]

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BEPI & Coats Commit To The Zero Discharge Of Hazardous Chemicals Programme

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By   18 days ago

Belgium / United Kingdom – The ZDHC Program announces two new contributors to scale efforts to eliminate hazardous chemicals from the global footwear and textile value-chain.The Business Environmental Performance Initiative (BEPI), a business-driven initiative supporting companies

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Monforts ‘Thinking Ahead – for Sustainable Solutions’ at ITM’16

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By   19 days ago

Germany / Turkey – Monforts will present its latest innovations under the theme ‘Thinking ahead – for sustainable solutions’  at ITM 2016 in Hall 12, Stand 1207D; ensuring more productivity, more economy and more ecology in textile finishing. Special highlights will be the new visualization system for stenters, new exhaust air cleaning modules integrated into [...]

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Covestro Presents the Future of Polyurethane-Coated Textiles at Techtextil

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By   19 days ago

Pennsylvania, United States – Inspired by the corporate vision “To Make The World A Brighter Place,” Covestro is committed to helping the textile industry create waterborne, polyurethane-coated textiles that serve the decorative and functional needs of diverse industries while embracing sustainable production.

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Novibra Introduces New Spindles and Clamping Crowns at ITM

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By   4 days ago

Czech Republic / Turkey – Novibra, located in Boskovice, Czech Republic, is the leading company in spindle technology and the biggest exporter of spindles worldwide. Novibra will introduce innovative solutions for spinning mills at the ITM in Istanbul.

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Lenzing Group: Substantial Earnings Increase in the First Quarter of 2016

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By   12 days ago

Lenzing, Austria -  The Lenzing Group generated a substantial increase in earnings in the first quarter of 2016, thus continuing the positive trend that emerged in recent quarterly periods and achieving the best first quarter results since the financial year 2012.

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Rieter Provides All-Around Localization Services of High Efficiency in Xinjiang

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By   18 days ago

Shanghai, China – Xinjiang is the biggest cotton base in China as well as one of the key parts in the “One Belt One Road” policy of the Government. In order to support the development of textile industry in Xinjiang and provide all-around services for the customers in Northwest China, Rieter sets a new Sales [...]

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Suessen at ITM 2016 in Istanbul

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By   18 days ago

Turkey / Germany – We from SUESSEN exhibit our products during ITM Istanbul to demonstrate the competence in handling and processing natural and man-made-fibres within the ring- and rotor spinning process. SUESSEN Show Highlight Exhibits SUESSEN’s EliTe®Compact Set is the world’s most in demand compact spinning system.

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Back to School with USTER®QUALITY UNIVERSITY

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By   18 days ago

Uster, Switzerland – Leading spinners are being invited to go ‘back to school’ in a unique concept to promote high-level independent analysis of the problems facing the industry in the years to come. USTER®QUALITY UNIVERSITY offers a platform for discussion of the complex procedures involved in the profitable production of quality yarns.

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Added Value for Nonwovens Thanks to Lenzing Fibers

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By   18 days ago

Austria / United States - At IDEA ’16 in Boston USA, Lenzing is focusing on the lyocell fiber, TENCEL®, which is being used increasingly in skin care products. The greater use of special fibers in nonwovens mirrors Lenzing’s strategy.

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Sports Brand Australian takes Merino Wool’s Natural Performance to Centre Court at ATP Masters Series

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By   18 days ago

Sydney,  Australia – The collaboration between The Woolmark Company and iconic Italian sportswear brand Australian goes live during the Internazionali BNL d’Italia tennis tournament held in Rome from May 2 to 15.

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ITM – Highlights from Saurer Schlafhorst and Saurer Zinser

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By   18 days ago

Ebersbach, Germany – With their E3 label the German textile machinery manufacturers Saurer Schlafhorst and Saurer Zinser offer their customers a guarantee of triple added value in the spheres of Energy, Economics and Ergonomics. The spinning and winding machines

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Six Artists are Compared to Explore the Meaning of a Subtle Notion

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By   19 days ago

Milan, Italy – Time for trend moods. Time for ideas. The FW 2017/18 Milano Unica trends were presented at “La Pelota” in Milan to exhibitors and fashion community. The event, conceived by Stefano Fadda, Art Director of MU, and his staff in collaboration with Antonella Matarrese, renowned fashion journalist, and SGS Architetti Associati,

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Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2016 Participants to Benefit from Thriving Demand in South China

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By   19 days ago

Shenzhen, China – Following strong enthusiasm within the Chinese market at the recent Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, Messe Frankfurt’s next Intertextile fair – Intertextile Pavilion at the Shenzhen International Trade Fair for Apparel Fabrics and Accessories 2016

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Mbrace™ Softening Additives Offer Comfy Options to Nonwovens Producers

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By   19 days ago

Ohio, United States – Americhem Inc., a global provider of color and additive solutions for synthetic fibers, will feature a full range of its mBrace™ softening additives at the IDEA 2016 International Engineered Fabrics Conference & Expo, May 3–5, 2016, at the Boston Convention

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Coville to Feature Knit Fabrics and Full Package Capabilities at Texprocess Americas

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By   19 days ago

North Carolina, United States – Coville, Inc., a vertically-integrated domestic provider of innovative knits and apparel, will feature the latest in knit fabrics and contract/full package apparel manufacturing services at the Texprocess Americas trade show on May 3-5 in Atlanta,

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Lifelike Fabric Simulation and Real-Time Display of Processes and Machine Status – Specialties of the Software Producer TEXION

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By   19 days ago

Obertshausen, Germany – The international textile and clothing market wants a wide range of products and high-end quality but, at the same time, is governed by extreme cost constraints – a challenge that the software provider, TEXION,

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INVISTA Redefines Winter Denim with THERMOLITE® Brand Innovations

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By   19 days ago

Netherlands / United States – INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, will launch two new THERMOLITE® brand technologies at the upcoming Kingpins denim show in Amsterdam. Both offer a high level of performance that may change the way we think about what jeans to wear in colder conditions.

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Smart Fabrics Summit is Huge Success

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By   19 days ago

Washington, D.C. , United States – The future of the American textile industry was on display in Washington, D.C., as the first annual Smart Fabrics Summit drew a capacity crowd to the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center. The Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) was proud to co-host the event.

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Teijin Cordley Develops New High-Grade Natural Leather Substitution

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By   19 days ago

Tokyo, Japan – Teijin Cordley Limited, the Teijin Group’s  man-made leather business, announced that it has developed Maestley, a new  high-grade natural leather substitute. Maestley has equivalent texture and richness to natural leather and other superior attributes. Sales of Maestley will begin this spring.

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ANDRITZ to Supply Three Nonwovens Production Lines to Mogul, Turkey

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By   18 days ago

Turkey / Austria – ANDRITZ Nonwoven, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, has received three orders from Mogul to supply two complete spunlace lines and one spunjet line (combination of spunlaid and hydroentanglement processes). Mogul is one of the leading Turkish producers of nonwovens,

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Covestro Presents the Future of Polyurethane-Coated Textiles at Techtextil

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By   19 days ago

Pennsylvania, United States – Inspired by the corporate vision “To Make The World A Brighter Place,” Covestro is committed to helping the textile industry create waterborne, polyurethane-coated textiles that serve the decorative and functional needs of diverse industries while embracing sustainable production.

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A New Separate Products Division Focused Only On Nonwovens Solutions

SANTEX RIMAR GROUP

By   19 days ago

Italy / Switzerland – SANTEX RIMAR GROUP has an history based on innovation as well as on tradition. The new name SANTEX RIMAR GROUP joins together the Swiss tradition of Santex with the Italian foresight which comes directly from Rimar founded by Giannino Marzotto in the Sixties as the Research & Development department of Marzotto [...]

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Three Finalists for Innovation Award will WOW Conference Attendees

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By   19 days ago

Illinois, United States – Wipes for unique applications from cleaning string musical instruments to providing pain relief from insect bites and removing makeup are in the running for this year’s World of Wipes Innovation Award®. Wipes to Clean Guitar Strings, Provide Bee Sting Relief, and Remove Eye Makeup Compete for Prestigious Prize

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Countdown Begins for HIGHTEX 2016; International Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Trade Fair

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By   19 days ago

Istanbul, Turkey – The meeting point for the world’s technical textile industry will be HIGHTEX 2016 International Technical Textiles and Nonwoven Trade Fair. At the exhibition to be held at Istanbul Tüyap Fair Convention and Congress Center on June 1-4, latest technologies will be on display.

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Ascend Performance Materials Continues to Innovate with Dyeable Anti-Static Fiber

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By   19 days ago

Rhode Island, United States – Ascend Performance Materials, one of the world’s largest fully-integrated producers of nylon 6,6 resin, showcased on Thursday its groundbreaking product No-Shock®, an anti-static fiber that is both dyeable and chemical free,

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Sioen Industries : Acquisition of Manifattura Fontana S.P.A.

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By   19 days ago

Ardooie, Belgium – Sioen Industries is a diversified stock quoted group with an extensive portfolio of products and activities: spinning, weaving, and coating of technical textiles, manufacturer of professional protective clothing and producer of fine chemicals. Sioen Industries NV, worldwide solution provider in technical textiles,

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OMNOVA to Showcase Globally-Expanded Line of Nonwoven Bonding and Finishing Treatments at the IDEA 16 Show

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By   19 days ago

Ohio, United States – OMNOVA Solutions is showcasing an expanded portfolio of polymer-based solutions for nonwovens at THE IDEA 16 Show.  The Company recently expanded availability of its polymers for nonwovens bonding and finishing treatments in key markets to better serve its global customer base.

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ITEMA Exhibits at ITM 2016 in Istanbul, in the Biggest Booth of the Weaving Hall

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By   12 days ago

Bergamo, Italy - Itema, the world’s largest privately held provider of advanced weaving solutions, including best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services, will exhibit at ITM 2016 at the Istanbul TÜYAP Fair Convention and Congress Center on June 1 – 4.

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Order Entry Reaches Record Level at Mayer & Cie.

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By   18 days ago

Albstadt, Germany – At the Albstadt-based knitting machine manufacturer Mayer & Cie. (MCT) the order books are extremely well filled until the end of the year. Mayer & Cie.’s order entry in mid-Q2 2016 is the highest for around 30 years.

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Lifelike Fabric Simulation and Real-Time Display of Processes and Machine Status – Specialties of the Software Producer TEXION

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By   19 days ago

Obertshausen, Germany – The international textile and clothing market wants a wide range of products and high-end quality but, at the same time, is governed by extreme cost constraints – a challenge that the software provider, TEXION,

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Staubli at the ITM 2016

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By   19 days ago

Switzerland / Turkey – In about a month, the biannual ITM trade fairfor textile industrials is opening its doors in Istanbul. Stäubli is ready for this event and welcomes its customers and all other interested parties to Booth 217 in Hall 2.The Turkish weaving market has long been amongstStäubli’s most important markets.Anticipating rising demand and [...]

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All-Round Technology and 360° Service for the Turkish Market

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By   19 days ago

Germany / Turkey – Home textiles, apparel lace, sizing and a comprehensive service – KARL MAYER is well prepared for the ITM trade fair, 01.-04. June 2016 in Istanbul. The ITM exhibition is one of the world’s most important platforms for the global textile machinery manufacturing sector. The exhibits at the ITM exhibition, which takes [...]

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PICANOL to Present Rapier & Airjet Innovations at ITM Istanbul

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By   25 days ago

Ieper, Belgium – The ITM 2016 fair will be held at the TÜYAP Fair Convention and Congress Center in Istanbul from 1 – 4 June 2016. Picanol will be exhibiting in Hall 2, Booth 218, and will be displaying one Airjet and two rapier weaving machines. The OptiMax-i and the TerryMax-i machines will be presented [...]

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Santex Rimar Group Firmly Moves In the Weaving Sector

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By   31 days ago

Vicenza, Italy – SANTEX RIMAR GROUP has firmly moved in the weaving machine sector for the textile industry with the official entrance among its companies of SMIT, one of the world leading manufacturer of weaving machines.“SMIT technological know-how and committed human capital struggled

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ITEMA Group Announces Full Year 2015 Results; Third Year in a Row Beating Expectations

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By   39 days ago

Milan, Italy – Itema, the world’s largest privately held provider of advanced weaving solutions, including best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services, announced results for the full year (FY2015) ended December 31st, 2015,

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Levi Strauss & Co. + EvrNu Create First Pair of Jeans from Post-Consumer Cotton Waste

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By   12 days ago

California, United States – A new pair of Levi’s® from old T-shirts? Welcome to the future of truly sustainable fashion. Levi Strauss & Co. has partnered with textile technology startup Evrnu™, SPC to create the world’s first jean – in the form of pair of Levi’s® 511® jeans

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College Graduates Likely to Trash More Than 2 Billion Plastic Bottles Over the Next Decade

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By   18 days ago

North Carolina, United Salary – Over the next 10 years, college graduates from the class of 2016 are estimated to use more than 3 billion plastic bottles, and with the U.S. recycling rate at only 31 percent, more than 2 billion of those plastic bottles will likely end up in landfills where they may never [...]

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BEPI & Coats Commit To The Zero Discharge Of Hazardous Chemicals Programme

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By   18 days ago

Belgium / United Kingdom – The ZDHC Program announces two new contributors to scale efforts to eliminate hazardous chemicals from the global footwear and textile value-chain.The Business Environmental Performance Initiative (BEPI), a business-driven initiative supporting companies

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OEKO-TEX® to Address Supply Chain Transparency at Planet Textiles 2016

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By   19 days ago

Zurich, Switzerland  – Zurich ™ OEKO-TEX® is taking a leadership role at the upcoming Planet Textiles 2016: The Sustainable Textiles Summit on May 11 at the Copenhagen Concert Hall in Denmark. OEKO-TEX® is a sponsor of the Planet Textiles event and from 11:45-12:45 will present “Driving Transparency,

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Lindex Releases Sustainability Report for 2015

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By   19 days ago

Gothenburg, Sweden – Lindex sustainability report for 2015 is released. The report shows the company’s results of their dedicated work within the many areas of sustainability. Some of the highlights are; an increase in the amount of sustainable garments by 64% compared to previous year,

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Sustainable Fashion Industry Becomes a Reality in Sweden

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By   19 days ago

Kristinehamn, Sweden – re:newcell announced that it has started the construction of its demonstration plant, where a completely new way of recycling cotton will revolutionize the fashion industry. With the company’s newly developed technology, old textiles such as jeans or t-shirts, can be converted into new textile pulp.

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Timberland Announces Robust Environmental Targets Across All Product Categories

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By   19 days ago

New Hampshire, United States – As a global outdoor lifestyle brand, Timberland has always been driven by a commitment to innovate and operate in an accountable and responsible manner – in terms of its products, the outdoors and the communities around the globe where it operates.

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GreenScreen for Safer Chemicals Showcased in Two Textile Innovations

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By   19 days ago

Massachusetts, United States – Italian chemical company that specializes in chemicals formulated for denim finishing. Garmon has incorporated GreenScreen assessments into their product development process. The results allow Garmon to develop and formulate chemical finishes with relatively low human health

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Levi Strauss & Co. + EvrNu Create First Pair of Jeans from Post-Consumer Cotton Waste

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By   12 days ago

California, United States – A new pair of Levi’s® from old T-shirts? Welcome to the future of truly sustainable fashion. Levi Strauss & Co. has partnered with textile technology startup Evrnu™, SPC to create the world’s first jean – in the form of pair of Levi’s® 511® jeans

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Boost in Apparel Manufacturing Can Create Employment for Women in Pakistan

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By   18 days ago

Washington D.C., United States – Pakistan has been successful in establishing and growing its apparel manufacturing industry, however, more can be done to realize its potential as a regional hub and to continue to boost opportunities,

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VF Reports First Quarter 2016 Results

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By   18 days ago

North Carolina, United States - VF Corporation reported financial results for its first quarter ended April 2, 2016. All per share amounts are presented on a diluted basis. This release refers to “currency neutral” and “reported” amounts, terms that are described under the “Currency Neutral

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Sports Brand Australian takes Merino Wool’s Natural Performance to Centre Court at ATP Masters Series

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By   18 days ago

Sydney,  Australia – The collaboration between The Woolmark Company and iconic Italian sportswear brand Australian goes live during the Internazionali BNL d’Italia tennis tournament held in Rome from May 2 to 15.

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Six Artists are Compared to Explore the Meaning of a Subtle Notion

MILANO UNICA

By   19 days ago

Milan, Italy – Time for trend moods. Time for ideas. The FW 2017/18 Milano Unica trends were presented at “La Pelota” in Milan to exhibitors and fashion community. The event, conceived by Stefano Fadda, Art Director of MU, and his staff in collaboration with Antonella Matarrese, renowned fashion journalist, and SGS Architetti Associati,

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Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen 2016 Participants to Benefit from Thriving Demand in South China

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By   19 days ago

Shenzhen, China – Following strong enthusiasm within the Chinese market at the recent Spring Edition of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, Messe Frankfurt’s next Intertextile fair – Intertextile Pavilion at the Shenzhen International Trade Fair for Apparel Fabrics and Accessories 2016

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Chinese Sportswear Giant 361° Signs with Centric

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By   19 days ago

California, United States – 361° (the 361 Degrees Group), a leading sports brand in China, has selected Centric Software to provide its product lifecycle management (PLM) solution. 361°, founded in 2003, is a comprehensive sporting goods company which integrates branding, R&D,

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Texprocess Americas 2016: Human Solutions Measures North Americans and Showcases Many Innovations for the Apparel Industry

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By   19 days ago

Germany / United States – “Size NorthAmerica” is the first representative serial measurement survey carried out with body scanners considering both the United States and Canada.

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Heimtextil 2017: Almost Fully Booked Eight Months Before the Start

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By   4 days ago

Frankfurt, Germany - Heimtextil, the industry’s most important global event for interior textiles, interior design and interior trends, is already completely fully booked on many hall levels around eight months before it is due to begin. The number of stand registrations for the upcoming event (10-13 January 2017)

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Sri Lanka to Establish 150 Mini Garment Factories to Empower Rural Women

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By   4 days ago

Colombo, Sri Lanka – Colombo Page reports that the Sri Lankan government has received the cabinet nod to establish mini garment factories in under developed provinces as a measure to empower the women in rural areas. According to proposal made by the Minister of Industry and Commerce, Rishad Bathiudeen,

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Trend Enlightenment Reaches a New Level at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

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By   4 days ago

Shanghai, China - Following the success of the revamped design and trend program last August, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Autumn Edition’s InterDesign will feature again this year. With a combination of trend forecasting, conceptual designs, product demonstrations and seminars,

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BCI Appoints Chief Operating Officer

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By   4 days ago

Geneva, Switzerland - BCI announced the appointment of Lena Staafgard, formerly Program Director-Global Supply, as Chief Operating Officer reporting to Alan McClay, CEO. In her new role, Lena will oversee the global operational effectiveness of the organisation, including the supply programme.

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The Trans Pacific Partnership would Increase Indonesia’s Exports by $2.9 Billion

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By   4 days ago

Jakarta, Indonesia – The Trans Pacific Partnership ( TPP ) could increase Indonesian exports by at least US$2.9 billion an economic observer has claimed, as reported by the Jakarta Post. Indonesia might see swollen imports too, especially for capital goods like

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ITMF: Overall Shipments of New Textile Machinery Slightly Down in 2015

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By   4 days ago

Zurich Switzerland - Shipments in some of the textile machinery segments experienced declines in 2015. Deliveries of new short-staple spindles fell by nearly 8% from 2014 to 2015. Shipped long-staple spindles and open-end rotors decreased by 61% and 6%, respectively.

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New Company Awarded Contract to Organize ITMA 2019

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By   12 days ago

Brussels, Belgium – CEMATEX, the European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, has announced that it has awarded a contract to a new company, ITMA Services, to organize its ITMA 2019 show.

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NRF: Imports Lower than last year but still ‘Some of the Highest we’ve Ever Seen’

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By   12 days ago

Washington, United States – Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to be at some of its highest levels ever during the next few months despite a falloff from last year’s record-setting numbers, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail

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