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ETH Researchers Develops Yarn from Slaughterhouse Waste.

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Zurich, Switzerland – ETH researchers have developed a yarn from ordinary gelatine that has good qualities similar to those of merino wool fibres. Now they are working on making the yarn even more water-resistant. Some 70 million tonnes of fibres are traded worldwide every year. Man-made fibres manufactured from products of petroleum or natural gas

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Lack of Pricing, Standardisation System: Pakistan Cotton Fails to Fetch Good Price in World Market.

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Karachi, Pakistan – Business Recorder reports that Due to lack of quality-based pricing system and non-practising of the cotton standardisation system, Pakistani raw cotton is currently being traded at an average discount of 13 cents per pound in the international market.

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Marianne Fairbanks Brings Idea of Solar Textile Collaboration Weaves Chemistry and Design.

By   /  July 31, 2015  /  Chemicals & Dyes, Enewsletter, Weaving & Knitting, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Wisconsin, United States – A new faculty member at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Marianne Fairbanks is bringing decades of experience with dyes, fibers and design to the development of a technology she’s been dreaming of for years: the solar textile.

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Bilateral Trade and Investment Relations between Singapore and Indonesia are Enhanced with the Signing of Strategic Cooperation Agreement between SBF and KADIN Indonesia.

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Singapore / Indonesia – The strong bilateral economic and business ties between Singapore and Indonesia will be further enhanced with the signing of a Strategic Cooperation Agreement between SBF and KADIN Indonesia, the first such agreement between two

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Grafton Fraser Assumes Operations of Jones New York Stores in Canada and Plans Retail Store Expansion.

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Ontario, Canada – Grafton Fraser Inc., leading Canadian retailer of men’s attire, announced that it has acquired all 35 Jones New York retail stores across Canada sustaining the employment of approximately 400 staff and plans significant growth in the number of stores in the near future.

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Thermore® Thermal Booster: The Next Generation of Smart Insulation.

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Milan, Italy – No matter if you are an outdoorsman, a biker, a fashion enthusiast or simply enjoy walking around town – you know that you are going to face different temperatures with your cold-weather protection gear. Sometimes changes will even occur during the course of the same day: you may feel comfortable at first, […]

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Lenzing is Intensifying Technical Customer Service in Asia.

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Lenzing, Austria – Lenzing announced the opening of their newest customer service center in Hong Kong this week. The new center is strengthening Lenzing’s customer service in North Asia. Global service with expertise Lenzing is known for its world-wide customer service for textile- and nonwovens. A network team of nearly 100 Lenzing technicians offer customers […]

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Bonmarché Posts Sales for Q1 Ended 27 June 2015 Increased by 3.8%.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom – Bonmarché, one of the UK’s largest women’s value retailers, presented its trading update for the 13 week period ended 27 June 2015. Financial position and outlook The Company’s financial position remains sound and the Board’s expectations for the full year are unchanged.

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Moncler Announces Revenues Up 26% at Constant Exchange Rates, with Net Income Rising 88% in H1 2015.

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Milan, Italy – The Board of Directors of Moncler S.p.A., which met has examined and approvedthe Half-Year Financial Report as of 30 June 2015. Consolidated Revenues Analysis In the first half of fiscal year 2015, Moncler recorded revenues of 295.8 million euros, an increase of 35%

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Steve Madden Announces Net Sales increased by 9.4% to $323.6 Million in Q2 2015.

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New York, United States – Steve Madden, a leading designer and marketer of fashion footwear and accessories for women, men and children, announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015.

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