Composites

2018-08-09

Covestro introduces brand name for thermoplastic composites

Covestro is pushing ahead with developing and marketing its continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites (CFRTP) by introducing Maezio™ as brand name. These innovative materials are set to tap into the growing demand worldwide for strong and light materials that contribute to resource conservation and energy efficiency.

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Textile chemistry

2018-08-09

Covestro has developed new products under the INSQIN® brand that enable the effective waterproof and breathable coating of textiles using waterborne technology. The new coating is applied in a two-layer system using newly developed polyurethane dispersion products Impraperm® DL 5249 and Impraperm® DL 5310.

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Exhibitions & Events

2018-08-09

In April 2018, a Memorandum was signed between Iteca Exhibitions the International Exhibition Company and recently established Uzbekistan Textile and Garment Industries Association on joint organization in September 5-7, 2018 of the 1st International Uzbek Textile and Fashion Industries Exhibition - UzTextile Expo in Tashkent.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-08-09

Techtextil North America names College of Textiles the first ever Official Academic Partner

North Carolina State University’s College of Textiles, located minutes from the Raleigh Convention Center in Downtown Raleigh, serves as a hub for textile research and development and as a primary supplier to the industry talent pipeline nationwide. The College is internationally renowned as a leader in the field of textile education and innovation, and through industry collaboration, aims to be the global leader in textile public-private partnerships.

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Yarn & Fiber

2018-08-09

Lenzing Group reports solid results in a demanding market environment

The Lenzing Group generated solid results in a challenging market environment in the first half of 2018. The decline in revenue and earnings compared with the first half of the previous year, which was the best half-year in the company’s history, was based on a mix of volatile prices for standard viscose and price increases for key raw materials, coupled with currency effects.

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Spinning

2018-08-09

Oerlikon Manmade Fibers Segment records strong growth in Q2 orders, sales and EBITDA margin

“We achieved another quarter of excellent performance, recording strong growth in orders, sales and operating profitability,” said Dr. Roland Fischer, CEO Oerlikon Group. “ Our Manmade Fibers Segment recorded another quarter of strong results, substantially increasing both orders and sales and significantly improving EBITDA margin."

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2018-08-09

Intertextile Directions Trend Forum explores tomorrow’s fashion in a turbulent future

With over 70,000 trade buyers attending this year’s Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition, the Intertextiles Directions Trend Forum in hall 5.1 is a well-established research and marketing tool for international designers and garment professionals. Wild textures and bold colours represent a journey as society asks itself the important question – what will tomorrow look like?

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Cinte Techtextil China 2018

2018-08-09

Groz-Beckert at CINTE 2018 in Shanghai

The nonwovens industry and anyone with an interest in technical textiles come together every two years at CINTE in Shanghai, China. In 2018, the subsidiary of the German textile trade fair will take place from 4 to 6 September. Numerous companies will be presenting their product innovations – including Groz-Beckert. The leading worldwide provider of industrial machine needles will be represented at CINTE with its extensive product portfolio and range of services in the fields of Felting and Carding in Hall N1, Booth D 01.

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ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-08-08

Ahead of progress with Monforts at ITMA Asia + CITME

The potential of Industry 4.0, in combination with the drive to reduce waste and minimise raw materials usage, has led to some significant new developments by Monforts.

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Cinte Techtextil China 2018

2018-08-06

Strong potential in Buildtech and Mobiltech sectors to be displayed at Cinte Techtextil China

This September’s Cinte Techtextil China will once again provide a strong barometer of the state of the global technical textiles industry, and in particular which sectors in Asia as a whole, and China specifically, are performing well. Two of these for certain are Buildtech and Mobiltech, with a number of leading global and Chinese brands exhibiting to eager buyers from these sectors.

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Home Textiles

2018-08-06

Keep pace with market and trend developments at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles has always been at the forefront of the China and Asia markets for participants to find the latest products from around the world and learn about the current market trends. This year, a series of fringe programme events together with some new show features will inspire fairgoers throughout the four-day fair.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-08-06

Suominen Corporation has appointed Mr. Pekka Ojanpää as the new President & CEO of the Company. Ojanpää works currently as the President & CEO of Lassila & Tikanoja Plc and starts as Suominen’s President & CEO latest on 3 February 2019.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2018-08-06

Highsun has made a name for itself as one of the world’s largest company groups specialising in the polymerisation and spinning of polyamide and in the production of spandex. The Chinese group focuses on high-quality products and on new innovations. Providing effective support for its end customers in the polyamide and elastane fibre production chain is also important for this synthetic fibre specialist.

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Digital Printing

2018-08-04

Gabel grows export and retail business with first major investment in Durst Alpha Series

Durst, an inkjet pioneer and manufacturer of advanced digital production technologies, has helped Gabel Group to transform its retail business and open up more export trade in a partnership approach. A major household linen producer and retailer based in the heart of Italy's textile area, Gabel has invested in Durst's Alpha 330 super high-performance multi-pass printer with the One-Step Greentex P ink.

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ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-08-02

Savio presents as a provider of energy saving and industry 4.0 winding solutions at ITMA ASIA+CITME 2018

Savio will exhibit in Shanghai energy saving and industry 4.0 solutions in the winding segment: Polar Evolution and Eco PulsarS winding machines, plus an industry 4.0 corner with smart solutions for mill monitoring. Since 1911, the Italian manufacturer Savio is specialized in the yarn-finishing segment, being the leading supplier of winding, twisting and rotor spinning machines, with manufacturing plants spanning over Italy, China, India and Czech Republic.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2018-08-02

DiloGroup has opened their sales and service office in India

Germany’s DiloGroup, a pioneer in nonwoven textile machinery manufacturing has recently established their own office near Delhi in order to inform the Indian market directly about equipment for nonwovens production and to expand customer service. Dilo has done business for more than 30 years in India. With the establishment of the Gurugram office, Dilo will be in a better position to keep a closer relationship with their Indian customers and ensure prompt assistance for sales and after-sales servicing of their machinery.

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Cinte Techtextil China 2018

2018-08-02

DiloGroup at CINTE Techtextil

Asia is one of the most important markets for needled nonwovens. For this reason Dilo, leading supplier for needlefelt production lines, will present its products and developments at this year’s CINTE Techtextil (hall N1, booth D08).

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Sustainability

2018-08-02

Sustainability becomes an integrated path to growth in the new strategy chosen by Garmon Chemicals

Garmon Chemicals relaunches its commitment to an increasingly green and transparent use of chemicals. The new goal for the company, which in January 2018 has become part of the US Kemin Industries group, is to embark on an actual journey towards sustainability, integrating product innovation with increasingly distinctive strategic actions.

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Home Textiles

2018-08-02

Furniture and decorative fabrics: Heimtextil expands its offer

With over 400 international manufacturers, the product range of upholstery and decorative fabrics as well as upholstery and artificial leather at Heimtextil is wider than ever before. The world’s leading trade fair for home and contract textiles (8-11 January 2019) in Frankfurt am Main is now further expanding its spectrum across a total of six hall levels.

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News Archive
2018-08-02

Woolmark Performance Challenge announces 10 finalists

2018-08-02

Kordsa acquires Fabric Development Inc and Textile Products Inc in the US

2018-08-02

Mimaki Eurasia opens the first Experience Center in Ankara hosted by Procolor

2018-08-02

Kordsa is among the global leaders in industrial textiles with its number of patents

2018-08-02

Consumption projected at a record 27.5 million tonnes in 2018/19

2018-08-02

Two-way trust for Monforts and Riopele

2018-08-02

Trevira and imat-uve introduce new 3D flat knitting technology for automotive interiors

2018-08-02

ZDHC recognizes ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® as a LEVEL 3 indicator of ZDHC MRSL conformance

2018-08-02

Premium AEROTEC, Faurecia and Solvay launch Thermoplastic Composites research consortium (IRG CosiMo) with ITA-Augsburg

2018-08-02

RadiciGroup Comfort Fibres business area announces an enlargement of its product portfolio

2018-08-01

EFI CEO informed board he intends to step down

2018-08-01

TERRY.ECO – big on absorbency, small on environmental footprint

2018-08-01

Drop in order intake for second quarter

2018-08-01

Ascend Performance Materials acquires Britannia Techno Polymer

2018-08-01

“Going green” a predicted hit at Yarn Expo Autumn

2018-07-28

French technology @ ITMA Asia + CITME 2018

2018-07-27

Archroma to present solutions towards innovative and sustainable denim to India industry

2018-07-27

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at India International Footwear Fair

2018-07-26

KARL MAYER: innovations related to key issues of our time

2018-07-25

Heimtextil India and Ambiente India 2018 earn repute for quality product sourcing and design content

2018-07-25

Huntsman introduces HIGH IQ® Sun Protect

2018-07-25

Stäubli at ITMA Asia 2018

2018-07-24

Destined to be the heart of the spinning mill

2018-07-24

Second Kornit Vulcan order to speed up digital print growth path at T-Shirt & Sons

2018-07-23

20 years of KARL MAYER ROTAL

2018-07-23

Autoconer X6 - flow into the future

2018-07-23

Gerber enables next generation of fashion tech

2018-07-23

Kelheim Fibres VILOFT® awarded

2018-07-23

YiwuTex successfully concludes

2018-07-20

HeiQ announces new partnership with Concept III in North America

2018-07-20

Industry-leading brands confirmed for September’s Cinte Techtextil China

2018-07-20

Loepfe invests in its corporate headquarters in Switzerland

2018-07-20

New from INSQIN®: a textile coating solution that offers outstanding performance and comfort

2018-07-19

EqoBalance® from Beaulieu Yarns wins Green Product Award 2018

2018-07-19

Lenzing continues to raise the bar in sustainability

2018-07-19

STOLL in Africa - South Africa and Mauritius

2018-07-19

Sales increase in the first half of 2018

2018-07-18

Texcare Asia and China Laundry Expo to merge – creating a one-stop exhibition for laundry equipment and technology in Asia

2018-07-18

SPGPrints wins patent case

2018-07-18

Mimaki joins Stars Innovation’s 20th anniversary celebration

2018-07-18

Hexcel and Gazechim join to provide kitting services to aerospace, defense and industrial markets

2018-07-18

Registration now open for ICAC’s 77th Plenary Meeting in Côte d’Ivoire

2018-07-18

RUAG deepens cooperation with Oerlikon to achieve serial production of 3D printed components for space

2018-07-16

Building a digital future for furniture production at Lectra event

2018-07-16

A company strengthens its presence on the market

2018-07-16

Ternua and Archroma join efforts on recycling and upcycling nutshell waste into fashion

2018-07-16

Twelve finalists announced for the 2018/19 International Woolmark Prize global final

2018-07-16

Earlier date of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics proving popular

2018-07-13

Stäubli at Exintex 2018

2018-07-13

Leading exhibitors set to present at August’s Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles

2018-07-12

Continuous developments for denim

2018-07-12

Decathlon visiting RadiciGroup, focus on sustainability

2018-07-12

Toray signs agreement for purchase of shares in TenCate Advanced Composites Holding B.V.

2018-07-12

Teijin to participate in Outdoor Retailer Summer Market 2018

2018-07-12

ANDRITZ acquires Diatec, Italy

2018-07-12

Epson completes construction on new inkjet printhead factory

2018-07-12

JEC forum on composites in transportation met its goals

2018-07-12

New records all around for Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen

2018-07-12

Mouvent brings its revolutionary digital textile innovations to India with participation at Gartex 2018

2018-07-12

Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer concludes

2018-07-11

Mahlo GmbH showcases straightening technology and more at Febratex 2018

2018-07-11

Inauguration of the new BRÜCKNER production facility in Tittmoning

2018-07-09

Lectra Fashion PLM 4.0 ranked No. 1 by industry experts

2018-07-09

Fashion in 3D – young designers show what they can do

2018-07-05

A year of strong growth for RadiciGroup

2018-07-05

For the most realistic simulation of apparel: Assyst and X-Rite Pantone announce cooperation

2018-07-05

Jens D. Lukaczik is the new President of the Bremen Cotton Exchange

2018-07-04

Addressing the issues at NHPA 2018

2018-07-04

KARL MAYER wowed a Chinese business delegation with the widest HKS in the world.

2018-07-04

International Standards with German Expertise

2018-07-04

All set for tomorrow’s opening: over 950 quality apparel textile suppliers awaiting buyers at Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen

2018-07-04

ARCHROMA sign partnership with Carlin to promote color inspiration tools in France

2018-07-02

KARL MAYER will be showing an HKS 3-M at Febratex

2018-07-02

Successful title defence for Mayer & Cie.

2018-06-29

Trade war between the US and China influences cotton

2018-06-29

MAROC IN MODE and MAROC SOURCING will show the concentrated overview of Morocco's textile productions

2018-06-29

Intertextile Pavilion Shenzhen opens next week with 34% more exhibitors

2018-06-28

Groz-Beckert looks back to a highly successful Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas

2018-06-28

International exchange with around 150 guests at the third Groz-Beckert textile symposium "The Fabric Year"

2018-06-28

Lenzing and Duratex plan to build 450,000 t dissolving wood pulp plant in Brazil

2018-06-28

Bold innovations will command attention at Filtration® 2018 in Philadelphia

2018-06-28

Loepfe´s management committed to a greener future

2018-06-28

Online visitor registration for ITMA ASIA + CITME 2018 opens

2018-06-28

Cooperation by Borealis and Henkel produces plastic bottle and nozzle composed 100% of post-consumer recycled material

2018-06-28

MSTextiles Forum 2018 showed improvement of smart energy management in wearables

2018-06-28

Sakae Sagane, Chairman of Mimaki Europe, has retired

2018-06-27

Yarn Expo Autumn held concurrently with ITMA ASIA + CITME

2018-06-27

Stäubli at Febratex 2018

2018-06-25

DEVAN launches natural technology to make textiles free from pet allergens

2018-06-25

Hexcel to exhibit at Toulouse Space Show 2018 (Booth C18)

2018-06-22

Happypunt delivers fast fashion by implementing Gerber’s PLM and 3D digital solutions

2018-06-21

The June 2018 ICAC Recorder addresses value addition, sustainability and ginning

2018-06-21

Beaulieu International Group reduces CO2 emissions

2018-06-21

Gerber hosts expert panel at PI Apparel New York

2018-06-21

Clariant breaks ground on joint venture production site in Cangzhou, China

2018-06-21

Italy to host ITMA 2023

2018-06-21

Yarn strength measurement – and protection against quality claims

2018-06-20

CHIC September 2018 - looking at chinese consumer market

2018-06-20

CINTE 2018: Mahlo-solutions in demand for technical textiles

2018-06-20

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Pitti Filati 83