Shanghai, China – This week’s China International Nonwovens Expo & Forum (CINE, supported by Techtextil) is, like the technical textiles industry in China as a whole, continuing to benefit from the government’s 13th Five-year Plan which has boosted production capacity and demand for nonwoven products in the country.Read More →
Auderghem, Belgium – The first EurAsian Geotextiles Symposium (EAGS) was held in Beijing, 7 – 8 June, attracting over 200 participants from 14 countries. Co-organised by the China Industrial Textiles Industry Association (CNITA) and EDANA, the Symposium was also supported by several other key international organizations including the International Textile Manufacturers Association (ITMF), the International […]Read More →
Paris, France – UCMTF invited the press during Techtextil (Frankfurt, May 2017) to present French Textile Machinery Manufacturers’ partnerships with their customers to identify the textile producers’ technological needs to design and develop innovative textile products, how the best solutions could be found, and the necessary tests of both the machines and the textile new […]Read More →
VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies Extends Support for Techtextil India’s Entry into Garment Machinery Segment.
Mumbai, India – As Techtextil India gears up to expand its scope into the garment machinery segment through an exclusive Texprocess Pavilion this year, VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies has come forward to announce its support for this much-awaited launch.Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – Thanks to him, finding the way to Techtextil was easy. However, the 10-metre tall astronaut at the entrance to Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre cannot have been the only reason that a record number of over 33,670 visitors from 104 countries (2015: 28,491 visitors from 102 countries 1) made their way to […]Read More →
Ohio, United States – The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), in partnership with Michelman and other key IACMI consortium members, has announced a project focused on the optimization of vinyl ester resins and fiber sizings for the fabrication of carbon fiber composites. The effort will identify styrene-free prep reg formulations with longer room […]Read More →
From Bottles to Fibers: Offering the Technical Sportswear World both High Performance and Sustainability.
Gandino, Italy – Beautiful, colorful and high performance: these words describe the uniforms worn by the professional cyclists in the Giro d’Italia, while they criss-cross the Italian landscape during May, pedaling to win the multi-stage race.Read More →
Utah, United States – Each year, nearly 20 billion sanitary pads, tampons and applicators are dumped into North American landfills every year, and it takes centuries for them to biodegrade inside plastic bags, according to a 2016 Harvard Business School report.Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – Julia Gross-Müller of Hochschule Trier won the first prize of the Innovative Apparel Public Award. Entitled ‘World Folklore’, her model was chosen as the visitors’ favorite at the Innovative Apparel Show during Techtextil and Texprocess 2017.Read More →
Frankfurt, Germany – The Techtextil Innovation Awards were presented at the opening ceremony of Techtextil. An international jury honored eight products, including a bicycle lock made of high-tech textiles, an intelligent knee brace and a seamless load-securing net.Read More →