Maryland, United States – The American Apparel & Footwear Association reinforced its opposition to the Border Adjustment Tax (BAT) provision, included in the “A Better Way” tax blueprint, in comments submitted to the House Ways and Means Committee. The comments were submitted in response to a request for input ahead of the committee’s May 23 “Increasing […]Read More →
Zeist, Netherlands – The first sub session featured Karsten Newbury of Gerber Technology, Philippe Ribera of Lectra and Dave Gardner of Spesa. Industry 4.0 and the digitization of the apparel industry in particular, is a powerful way to enable new and better business models. Company’s strategies must include digitization, the speakers said. It is not […]Read More →
Maryland, United States – The American Apparel & Footwear Association, in collaboration with the Manufacturing Solutions Center (MSC), released industry guidelines establishing testing standards for legwear, hosiery, and socks. Covering a range of issues – including product safety, labeling, and physical attributes such as color, fastness, and fit – this resource provides useful, product-specific testing […]Read More →
Ohio, United States – Americhem Europe Limited, a global provider of colour and additive solutions for synthetic fibres, is completing a plant-wide renovation and redesign of the factory’s workflow. This endeavor represents an investment in the company’s customers and the industry, and the renovations are designed to give the plant a lean, first-class workflow that […]Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – For the fourth time, the Texprocess Forum will be held during the Texprocess trade fair in Frankfurt am Main from 9 to 12 May 2017. At this international conference, experts from science and industry will present the latest textile-processing trends and knowledge in around 40 lectures and panel discussions spread over all […]Read More →
Canada / United Kingdom – Visual Next UK is pleased to announce that Focus International has appointed Visual Next to implement a new suite of software products, to replace their current systems and enable smoother processes across the business, from the sample stage through to dispatch.Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – It was a highlight of the last Techtextil and Texprocess, and in 2017 it will become much more internationally-oriented: the “Innovative Apparel Show”. During Techtextil and Texprocess (9-12 May 2017), the international leading trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens and for the processing of textile and flexible materials, the “Innovative Apparel […]Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – On the way to Industry 4.0: at the upcoming Texprocess trade fair, a ‘Digital Textile Micro Factory’ will present a live demonstration of an integrated production chain for apparel. In collaboration with the German Institutes for Textile and Fibre Research in Denkendorf and a number of well-known companies in the textile sector, […]Read More →
Record-Setting 3,341 Exhibitors Praise Another Successful Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition.
Shanghai, China – After three days of steady business, new discoveries and networking amongst the global industry, the world’s largest apparel fabrics and accessories trade fair for the spring / summer season closed its doors with another exhibitor record set. 3,341 exhibitors from 26 countries and regions made the most of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabric’s […]Read More →
Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition Opened on Wednesday with over 3,300 Exhibitors.
Shanghai, China – The global apparel fabrics and accessories industry is gathering in Shanghai this week for the opening of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition 2017. The world’s largest trade event for the spring / summer season will play host to over 3,300 exhibitors from 26 countries and regions in seven halls of […]Read More →