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Insights from China’s Textile Manufacturers.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Featured News  /  No Comments

Zug, Switzerland – The fashion industry is cleaning up, and so are Chinese textile manufacturers.  Right now there is an opportunity to lay the foundations for a clean and circular business model in China.  A new report by China Water Risk has found that the shift is happening, but not as fast as it could.

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Stable Global Cotton Stocks in 2017/18.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Cotton News, Enewsletter, Featured News  /  No Comments

Washington DC, United States – In 2017/18, world cotton production and mill use are estimated at 25.1 million tons, which would result in a 9% increase in output and 2% rise in consumption. World cotton stocks are projected to remain stable at 18.5 million tons at the end of 2017/18, and, the world stock-to-use ratio […]

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Intertextile Shanghai adds Extra Accessories Hall Strengthening its Influence Across Entire Apparel Industry.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Apparel & Fashion, Enewsletter, Exhibition & Conference News, Featured News  /  No Comments

Shanghai, China – In the entire process of creating a garment, the accessories used might be the smallest part and applied at the very end, but they can have an outsized impact on the final look of the garment.

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ZDHC Recognizes ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® as Indicator of MRSL Conformance.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Zurich, Switzerland – OEKO-TEX® is pleased to announce that the Zero Discharge of Hazardous Chemicals (ZDHC) Program will now accept ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® certification as an indicator of conformance with the organization’s Manufacturing Restricted Substances List (MRSL) in connection with the ZDHC Gateway– Chemical Module.

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Green Products to be Centre Stage at October’s Yarn Expo Autumn.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Exhibition & Conference News, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Shanghai, China – Green products continue to be sought after more and more by consumers nowadays, and textiles are no exception. In order to promote sustainable development throughout the industry, a number of yarn and fiber manufacturers have endeavored to introduce green products into the early stages of textile production,

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OK Biodegradable MARINE Certificate for Kelheim’s VILOFT® Fibre.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Sustainable / Eco Textiles, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Kelheim, Germany – Kelheim’s viscose speciality fibre VILOFT® has been granted the OK biodegradable MARINE certificate from the Belgian certification body Vinçotte. The fibres were tested according to International Standards and confirmed they naturally break down completely in marine water.

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DyStar Releases 2016 Sustainability Report.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Chemicals & Dyes, Enewsletter  /  No Comments

Singapore – The DyStar Group has released its 2016 Sustainability Performance Report. This is the seventh year of reporting for the company that aspires to become the world’s most sustainable and responsible supplier of colors, chemicals and services to the global textile industry.

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Monforts: A Single Source Supplier for Sustainable Finishing.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Chemicals & Dyes, Enewsletter  /  No Comments

Mönchengladbach, Germany – Monforts has a number of advanced technologies that can help mills who are finishing a diverse range of fabrics to achieve higher productivity and significant savings in both energy and raw materials.

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Sustainable Business Practices and their Impact on the Marketplace.

By   /  September 8, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Sustainable / Eco Textiles  /  No Comments

Brussels, Belgium – In preparation for OUTLOOK™2017, EDANA’s General Manager, Pierre Wiertz, caught up with guest speaker Dirk Le Roy (Managing Director of Sustenuto) to discuss efforts to encourage sustainable business practices and their impact on the marketplace.

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Fashion to the Fore at the Coming Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics.

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Exhibition & Conference News, Fabric, Featured News  /  No Comments

Shanghai, China – The concept of what is fashionable is subjective, not to mention evolving on a near daily basis and varying from market to market. But with over 4,500 exhibitors from nearly 30 countries under one roof at October’s Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, there is something for everyone’s unique fashion tastes at the industry’s […]

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