Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-23

Quality, sustainable blend of domestic and international exhibitors confirmed for Yarn Expo Autumn

One of the key challenges for the textile industry has been finding innovative ways to improve sustainability, while simultaneously maintaining and exceeding expected standards of quality. At Yarn Expo Autumn, set to take place from 29 – 31 August at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai, fairgoers will be able to source quality fibres and yarns that align with consumers’ eco-friendly expectations.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-23

Nilit presents first-ever biomass balance nylon 6.6 for technical fabrics at Techtextil in Frankfurt, Hall 9.1 Booth D64

Made with New Renewable Feedstock to Reduce Carbon Footprint

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-23

Lenzing expands carbon neutral fiber portfolio for workwear and protective wear segments

Lenzing Group, a leading global producer of wood-based specialty fibers, showcased its new carbon neutral LENZING™ FR fiber offering for the Protective Wear segment at Techtextil Frankfurt today. Lenzing demonstrated its new offering through a collaboration with long-term partner Textil Santanderina, a Spanish textile company.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-22

Target markets: automotive, furnishings, sports and technical apparel. New product entry: radipeople® line of personal protective equipment.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-21

Beaulieu Technical Textiles (BTT) has unveiled the next step in its mission to deliver sustainable solutions to customers - product specific Environmental Product Declarations (EPD), an essential tool for communicating sustainability performance - to fully support green certified construction projects by providing accurate information in readily available formats.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-16

Trützschler Man-Made Fibers introduces OPTIMA for IDY and expands the range of the successful OPTIMA extrusion systems by the industrial yarn (IDY) sector. In addition to OPTIMA for carpet yarns (MO40-C, MO40-E and TO40), variants for manufacturing (semi-)industrial multifilament yarns are now joining the line.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-16

The Aditya Birla Group is a global leader in sustainable fibres, and Birla Cellulose's premier fashion ingredient brand "Liva" opened a state-of-the-art Liva Accredited Partner Forum (LAPF) Studio in Surat on Monday to cater to the growing demand of Textiles and Clothing.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-16

Carrington Textiles' Hawksbill and Orca recognised as first workwear fabrics with a polyester that biodegrades

During the Network Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD) Convention and Exposition held last month in Reston, US, global textile manufacturer Carrington Textiles was awarded the Innovation Award for their Hawksbill and Orca fabrics, the first on the workwear market to include polyester fibres that biodegrade.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-09

25 years of success: Lenzing celebrates two significant anniversaries at its Heiligenkreuz site

The Lenzing Group, a world-leading provider of wood-based specialty fibers for the global textile and nonwoven industries, is celebrating the 25th anniversary of its site in Heiligenkreuz, Burgenland on June 08, 2022. Since its launch in 1997, the lyocell plant has contributed hugely to the success of the Lenzing Group. The site is also celebrating the successful production of one million tons of wood-based, biodegradable lyocell fibers.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-06-02

Yarn Expo Autumn to return this August amid strong demand for sustainable and functional yarns and fibres

An invaluable opportunity for business and networking will be available later this year when Yarn Expo Autumn returns from 29 – 31 August at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai. This year’s fair will maintain its position as a leading trading platform in Asia for the fibres and yarn industry, showcasing the latest advancements and providing fairgoers with a comprehensive outlook on market trends. Notably, sustainable and functional materials will be one of the highlights at the fairground against a backdrop of strong market demand.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-05-30

Repetable by RadiciGroup protagonist of the Emirates FA Cup

RadiciGroup's sustainable Repetable yarn took to the field alongside Liverpool and Chelsea during the Emirates FA Cup final, which took place on 14 May at Wembley Stadium.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-05-25

China National Silk Museum (NSM) celebrates 30th Anniversary with International Museum Day Forum, SROM Online Curating Competition, and Silk Road Week

On May 17, 2022, China National Silk Museum (NSM) launched the International Museum Day Forum on the theme of “The Power of Museums: Research, Collaborations, and Community” virtually. Dr. An Laishun, Vice President of ICOM, Dr. Kate Seymour, Chair of ICOM International Committee for Conservation (ICOM-CC), Corinne Thépaut-Cabasset, Chair of ICOM COSTUME, Prof. Sally Yerkovich, Chair of ICOM Standing Committee on Ethics, Prof. Marie Louise Bech Nosch, President of Royal Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters, Mr. Xudong Wang, Director of The Palace Museum, and many other scholars all participated and gave presentations.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-05-25

Intertextile and Yarn Expo spring show dates to be adjusted

In response to pandemic containment efforts, Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition and Yarn Expo Spring will be merged with the respective Autumn Editions of the shows from 29 – 31 August, whilst Intertextile Home Textiles will also be moved to the same aforementioned dates. The fairs will still take place at the National Exhibition and Convention Center in Shanghai where they were originally due to be held from 14 – 16 April 2022.

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News Archive
2022-05-25

Unifi, makers of REPREVE®, announces fifth annual REPREVE® Champions of Sustainability awards

2022-05-25

Teijin Aramid publishes Sustainability Report 2021 ‘Scaling up for impact’

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Teijin Frontier develops new chemical recycling technology for polyester fibers

2022-05-16

Gebr. Otto presents a selected range of functional high-tech yarns at Techtextil 2022

2022-05-12

SABIC announces first quarter results 2022

2022-05-12

RadiciGroup closes 2021 with positive results. Continued focus on sizeable investments in innovation and sustainability.

2022-05-05

Meet B.I.G. Yarns at Clerkenwell Design Week to explore inspiring possibilities for carpet tile collections

2022-05-05

Lenzing rides out significant cost pressure to report solid first quarter

2022-05-05

AMSilk appoints Klaus Kjedal as Chief Production Officer and Managing Director

2022-04-28

Trevira CS Club’s 10th Anniversary / Trevira CS at the Heimtextil Trade Fair 2022

2022-04-28

SABIC at Boao Forum for Asia 2022: “Re-Globalize” the world economy through the spirit of collaboration

2022-04-28

Lenzing launches Tree Climate fabric collection for sustainable outdoor apparel

2022-04-14

OICA™ by Asahi Kasei consolidates key European partnerships during its first business summit at Triennale Milano

2022-04-14

Teijin Frontier develops CO2 emissions calculator for polyester fiber

2022-04-14

Teijin Frontier develops eco-friendly polyester staple nanofiber that reinforces rubber

2022-04-08

RadiciGroup: Scholarships awarded to the children of employees

2022-04-07

RadiciGroup establishes a network of Italian textile excellence to create a spacesuit for analogue Mars missions

2022-04-07

The easy way to upgrade yarn

2022-04-07

Lenzing presents online sustainability report 2021 “Linear to Circular” for the first time

2022-04-07

Sustainability in the making: Lenzing Group and Cittadellarte – Fondazione Pistoletto collaborate to bring together art, know-how, commitment and innovation.

2022-04-07

What innovations are made of…

2022-03-31

Hyosung xanadu draws interest among athleisure brands hopping on commuter-ready apparel trend

2022-03-24

Intertextile and Yarn Expo spring show dates to be adjusted

2022-03-24

Monique Buch appointed as Lenzing’s Vice President of Global Nonwovens Business

2022-03-24

Discover fibres that build futures with Beaulieu Fibres International at IDEA®22

2022-03-17

Mega Yatak offers comfort and confidence in products with Durak Tekstil threads

2022-03-10

Trevira CS at BIG Show in Oman

2022-03-10

Birla Cellulose completes first pilot spin of lyocell fibres containing Nanollose’s microbial cellulose

2022-03-10

SABIC CEO During GPCA Leaders’ Forum: “GCC Chemical Industry Must Transform to Deliver Decarbonization and Circularity Goals”