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Lenzing Group Achieves Best Half-Year Results in its History.

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Lenzing, Austria – The Lenzing Group generated new record highs in the first half of the 2017 financial year for both revenue and earnings. The key underlying factors were good capacity utilization, higher selling prices and an attractive product mix.

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Viscose Speciality Fibres from Kelheim – An Answer to a Global Problem?.

By   /  August 30, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Kelheim, Germany – Marine Litter is a global problem which is attracting more and more public attention: Plastic waste is not only ugly and a danger to flora and fauna – vast amounts of small plastic particles are floating in our oceans and are able to enter our food chain without being detected.

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RSB-D 50 Draw Frame – A New Dimension in Productivity, Quality and Operation.

By   /  August 24, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Featured News, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Winterthur, Switzerland – In the fall of 2016, Rieter introduced the new RSB-D 50 single-head draw frame for the first time to a global audience at the exhibitions ITMA Asia in China and ITME in India (Fig. 1). The new draw frame generation excels with a multitude of innovative solutions.

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Indorama Ventures Acquires Dura Fiber Technologies.

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Featured News, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Bangkok, Thailand –  Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL), a global chemical producer, has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire DuraFiber Technologies México Operations, S. A. DE C. V. (DFT), a leading Mexican producer of durable technical textiles for industrial, tire reinforcement, and specialty applications globally.

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FINCH Designs, Made With REPREVE®, Awarded Seal of Approval by Project JUST.

By   /  August 16, 2017  /  Apparel & Fashion, Enewsletter, Sustainable / Eco Textiles, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

North Carolina, United States –  FINCH Designs, a swimwear brand using REPREVE® recycled fiber in its products, is a new recipient of the Project JUST Seal of Approval. FINCH Designs is the first-ever China-based brand to receive the distinction, which is based upon the company’s commitment to transparency and building a sustainable supply chain. FINCH […]

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Uster Customer Service: The Inside Story.

By   /  August 9, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Uster, Switzerland – The technology is in place, the products are ready to roll… But it’s people who provide the vital link to bring it all together perfectly, and keep it going as smoothly and efficiently as possible. USTER’S worldwide service teams are dedicated to giving textile mills a rapid response, with expert personnel always on […]

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Kraig Biocraft Laboratories to Open New Vietnam Headquarters in Quang Nam Province.

By   /  August 1, 2017  /  Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Michigan, United States – Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc., the leading developer of spider silk based fibers, announced that it has identified and selected the location for its operational headquarters in Vietnam.  Located in the heart of Quang Nam province, this area provides a vast supply of skilled workers, close proximity to mulberry fields, and easy access to […]

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Rieter: Demand Picks Up in the First Half of 2017.

By   /  July 25, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Winterthur, Switzerland – Due to increasing demand since March 2017, Rieter posted order intake of CHF 495.2 million in the first half of 2017. This was 3% below the previous year’s level (first half year 2016: CHF 510.7 million) and with an increase of 26% was well above the second half of 2016 (CHF 394.5 million).

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Recycled Indigo Yarns – By Unitin.

By   /  July 25, 2017  /  Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Barcelona, Spain – UNITIN has always been concerned to work with the most advanced standard both on the social as well as the environmental responsibility, and is now giving one more step toward a zero waste policy.

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Com4® Yarn Seminar 2017: Compact Yarn Know-How.

By   /  July 18, 2017  /  Enewsletter, Yarn & Fibre  /  No Comments

Winterthur, Switzerland – On October 5 and 6, the Com4® yarn seminar 2017 will be held in Winterthur (Switzerland). In the seminar, experts from Rieter and Uster Technologies AG will impart knowledge on the day-to-day textile activities of yarn traders and downstream processors.

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