Itema Announces Diversification Strategy; Acquires Majority Stake in Lamiflex and Minority Stake in NoeCha.
Italy / Germany – Itema, the world’s largest privately held provider of advanced weaving solutions, including best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services, finalized the agreements to acquire 61% of shares in Lamiflex, leading supplier of technical composite products, and a minority stake in NoeCha, provider of high-tech, wide-format printing solutions.Read More →
Monchengladbach, Germany – Tavemex SA de CV of Mexico has become the second denim producer in the world to install a Monforts Eco Denim Line, and the first to use the technology for finishing denim fabrics of up to 300 g/sqm.Read More →
Milan, Italy – Epson, a pioneer in digital textile printing technology, FOR.TEX and F.lli Robustelli, which now belong to the Group, announce that the revolutionary Monna Lisa Evo Tre has been chosen by leading printing companies in Italy and abroad.Read More →
Singapore – DyStar® Group is a solution provider, offering customers globally a complete range of colorants, auxiliaries and services with the broadest product range on the market, covering almost all fibers and quality specifications.Read More →
Archroma Offers Coating, Repellency & Release, Fire Protection & Color Solutions at Techtextil 2017. Why? Because it’s Our Nature!.
Reinach, Switzerland – Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, will be displaying its broad portfolio of solutions for textile mills and nonwoven manufacturers at Techtextil 2017, in Frankfurt, Germany, from May 9-12.Read More →
Monchengladbach, Germany – Premier Fine Linens, India’s leading producer of 100 % fine cotton bed and table linen, is investing in a new Monforts Monfortex Sanforiser 8000 and a Thermex E-Control to enhance even further the quality and innovative potential of its production.Read More →
Netherlands / Germany – BASF and Stahl have signed an agreement on, March 22, 2017 to combine BASF’s leather chemicals business with Stahl Group. The transaction is subject to approval by the relevant authorities and the closing is expected to take place in the fourth quarter of 2017.Read More →
Nagano Prefecture, Japan – Mimaki announced that its Tx300P-1800 and Tx300P-1800B direct-to-textile printers have been updated to simultaneously load both textile pigment and sublimation dye inks. This enables the use of a single printer to print directly on a wide range of textiles without the need to change out ink systems.Read More →
Reinach, Switzerland – Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals, recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethical Affair, a knowledge based platform striving to provide training, skills development and technical assistance to women entrepreneurs in the textile industry.Read More →
Oerlikon Signed Two Research Partnerships – With TU Munich and Skoltech – To Advance the Industrialization of Additive.
Pfäffikon, Switzerland – Oerlikon announced that it has signed letters of intent to establish two research partnerships in the field of additive manufacturing – one with the Technical University of Munich (TU Munich, Germany) and a second one with the Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech, Russia).Read More →