Amherst, United States – Commuters, skiers, crossing guards and others who endure frozen fingers in cold weather may look forward to future relief as manufacturers are poised to take advantage of a new technique for creating electrically heated cloth developed by materials scientist Trisha Andrew and colleagues at the University of Massachusetts Amherst. They have […]Read More →
Connecticut, Unites States – Consumers are becoming more aware about the quality of their clothing purchases – holding brands and manufacturers to quality standards all while demanding new styles with every new trend. “We have taken our research and learning from our AutoMatch for furniture and applied it to the apparel market,” said Tom Gordan, […]Read More →
Messe Frankfurt Acquires Source Africa and ATF Apparel, Textile & Footwear Trade Exhibition Capetown.
Frankfurt, Germany – Source Africa and ATF, two of Africa’s largest textile, apparel and footwear shows, have been acquired by Messe Frankfurt SA, a subsidiary of Messe Frankfurt, one of the world´s leading trade show organizers with operations in more than 50 countries and over 134 trade fairs worldwide.Read More →
Future of Athleisure and Sustainable Fast Fashion to be Debated at Next Month’s Intertextile Shanghai.
Shanghai, China – As the industry’s most influential event, Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics not only provides the widest product sourcing platform but also a stage for the industry to debate the most pressing issues, as well as find products, technologies and solutions to address these. This edition, the panel discussions in particular cover some of […]Read More →
Intertextile Shanghai adds Extra Accessories Hall Strengthening its Influence Across Entire Apparel Industry.
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.Read More →
Daejeon, South Korea – How do you feel when technology you saw in a movie is made into reality? Collaboration between the electrical engineering and textile industries has made TVs or smartphone screens displaying on clothing a reality.Read More →
Shenzhen, China – The fashion industry in South China is alive and well if the results of last month’s Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen are any indication. Located in China’s ladieswear hub, the fair underscored not only the energy in the local market, but also a number of trends in both the domestic and international apparel fabrics […]Read More →
Bonnigheim, Germany – In many branches of industry, overhead work is part of the daily routine. Work ergonomics are thus very important for companies. This is because the ergonomic design of production and work processes maintains the performance and health of employees in the long term.Read More →
Gerber Launches Apparel Matching Solution and Product Updates to Make It Easy to “Embrace Your Digital Reality”.
Connecticut, United States – Industry 4.0, smart factories, digitization, sustainability and corporate social responsibility – these terms are in the headlines of industry publications every day. Digitization is a reality, and that’s good news for the fashion industry.Read More →