Denim

2022-12-01

Jeans: The manufacturing criteria of a fashion product spotlighting sustainability challenges in the textile industry

This study by DENIM PREMIÈRE VISION reveals the new purchasing behavior of European (France, Italy, Germany, United Kingdom) and American (United States) consumers in terms of denim fashion products, and presents the criteria used by these same consumers to determine what they think defines a sustainable pair of jeans.

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INDIA ITME 2022

2022-12-01

Itema exhibits its latest innovations and a complete range of weaving solutions at India ITME 2022

Colzate, Italy and Mumbai, India – Itema, the leading provider of advanced weaving solutions including weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services will exhibit at India ITME 2022, which is held for the first time in Northern India at the India Exposition Mart IEML in Greater Noida (Delhi) from 8th to 13th of December in Hall 15 – Booth C6D5.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2022-12-01

Key exhibitors signal early intent to harness market potential at Intertextile Apparel

With the extensive S/S sourcing event taking place from 8 – 10 March 2023, the organisers are pleased with the number of quality exhibitors that have already signed up. “Several key indicators are pointing towards market recovery, and the early commitment of some of the international textile industry’s key players is another promising sign. As an important platform for the sector to showcase its latest innovations, we expect the business-friendly nature of the fair to further support the market’s revival,” commented Ms Wilmet Shea, Deputy General Manager of Messe Frankfurt (HK) Ltd.

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Recycling

2022-12-01

UNIFI, makers of REPREVE®, announces major expansion of Textile Takeback™

Today, Unifi Inc. (NYSE: UFI), makers of REPREVE® and one of the world’s leading innovators in recycled and synthetic yarns, announced a major expansion of its innovative Textile Takeback™ program. The initiative is designed to collect and recycle polyester-based fabric waste, including both pre- and post-consumer fabrics, and transform it into REPREVE® – the leading recycled performance fiber that powers top brands and sustainable goods worldwide.

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Raw Materials

2022-12-01

The textiles industry has come a long way in the recent past, and is making concerted efforts to limit its impact on the environment. However, there is still much to be done and governments need to help speed up the process. This was the gist of the message delivered by Make The Label Count (MTLC) to the European Commission in a recent open letter.

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Raw Materials

2022-12-01

Shinsagae International, a South Korean retail company, and one of its lifestyle brands, JAJU, are the first CmiA partners in Asia. Lee Seock-koo, the co-CEO of Shinsegae International and the head of JAJU, is convinced that this co-operation puts them among the first to respond to the growing trend, especially apparent among the younger generation, of buying clothes with social and ecological value.

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Weaving

2022-12-01

At its agents’ booth at IGATEX in Lahore, Pakistan, Stäubli is presenting its latest developments of machinery and system solutions for future oriented weaving mills from 1 – 4 December – Booth no. 2-111 in Hall 2. Stäubli’s broad product range includes solutions for automated weaving preparation, frame and Jacquard weaving, and carpet and technical textile weaving.

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Textile chemistry

2022-12-01

Covestro is expanding its competencies in industrial biotechnology. The plastics manufacturer intends to make increasing use of microorganisms and enzymes to make its products and processes even more sustainable. In particular, new recycling processes based on biotechnology are also to be developed. To this end, the biotechnology competence center, which has been in operation for four years, has now been expanded to include a publicly funded research group.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2022-12-01

Global Regenerated Cellulose Market Report 2022: A $27.3 billion market by 2027 - Rising demand for man-made fibers in fabrics industry to drive market growth

The "Global Regenerated Cellulose Market by Type (Fibers (Viscose, Lyocell, Modal), Films), Manufacturing Process, Source, End-user Industry (Fabrics, Automotive, Agriculture, Packaging) and Region (North America, Europe, APAC, Rest of the World) - Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2022-12-01

Global eco fibers (regenerated, recycled, organic) markets 2022-2027 featuring key players - Sateri, Lenzing, Grasim Industries, Polyfiber , and US Fibers

The "Global Eco Fibers Market by Type (Regenerated, Recycled, Organic), Application (Textile/Clothing, Household Furnishings, Industrial, Medical), and Region (North America, Europe, APAC, MEA, South America) - Forecast to 2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2022-12-01

The fifth edition of the World Textile Merchandising Conference (WTMC) opened on Nov. 16 in Keqiao District of east China’s Shaoxing city. Under the theme of “Create Value worldwide through Collaboration,” the conference focused on multiple topics including industry collaboration, digitization, transformation for sustainable growth, and integration and innovation. Participants also discussed the new trends in global textile industry amid the evolving global landscape.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2022-12-01

Just in time for the holidays, Mey GmbH & Co. KG, the global manufacturer of underwear, nightwear and lingerie based in Germany, is launching the world’s first men’s nightwear worldwide with CELLIANT® Viscose, which converts body heat into infrared energy. CELLIANT Viscose is a unique combination of nature and performance. It was developed by materials science leader Hologenix®, creators of CELLIANT, a textile-based infrared ingredient brand, and Kelheim Fibres, the leading manufacturer of viscose specialty fibers.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2022-12-01

Under the motto: "New Perspectives on Sports", the world's leading sports trade fair offered a host of product innovations, a prominent conference program and many well-known athletes as guests from November 28 to 30. 1,700 international exhibitors and around 40,000 trade visitors from 117 countries celebrated a successful reunion of the sports community with the restart of ISPO Munich at the Munich exhibition center.

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Associations

2022-12-01

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, has named MaryJo Lilly as its new Market Intelligence Leader. Lilly brings more than 20 years of nonwovens & engineered materials expertise with a strong background in the disposable, medical and specialty materials industries.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2022-12-01

Industrial hemp market by type, source, application and region - Global forecast to 2027

The global industrial hemp market size is estimated to be valued at USD 6. 8 billion in 2022 and is projected to reach USD 18. 1 billion by 2027, recording a CAGR of 21. 6% in terms of value.

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Market Analysis & Forecasts

2022-12-01

Textile chemicals market projected to grow with CAGR of 3.6 percent during the 2022-2028 forecast timeframe [85 Pages Report]

Textile chemicals market is projected to rise by USD 6 billion by 2028, according to a new report by RESEARCHER. It is anticipated to expand at a CAGR of 3.6 percent during the fore-cast period.

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Recycling

2022-12-01

Circle Economy to discuss global circular value chains at WCEF 2022

Circle Economy is excited to join circular thinkers and doers at the World Circular Economy Forum 2022 in Kigali, Rwanda. Held in Africa for the first time, the forum will shed light on the role the circular economy plays in global value chains, social justice, climate, biodiversity and more. Open and free for everyone online, it will provide food for thought for circular professionals and newbies alike.

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Recycling

2022-12-01

Teijin, JGC and ITOCHU to establish RePEaT Co., Ltd. to license polyester chemical recycling technology

Teijin Limited, JGC Holdings Corporation and ITOCHU Corporation announced that they formally agreed today to establish a joint venture company, RePEaT Co., Ltd., to license technology for the chemical recycling of polyester products.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-12-01

LENZING™ ECOVERO™ hits production milestone and increases capacity to meet growing demand

Lenzing Group, a leading global producer of wood-based specialty fibers, is celebrating a key milestone as the production of LENZING™ ECOVERO™ branded viscose fibers reaches over 300,000 tons since the brand’s inception in 2017.

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Europe

2022-12-01

European Green Deal: Putting an end to wasteful packaging, boosting reuse and recycling

Today, the Commission is proposing new EU-wide rules on packaging, to tackle this constantly growing source of waste and of consumer frustration. On average, each European generates almost 180 kg of packaging waste per year. Packaging is one of the main users of virgin materials as 40% of plastics and 50% of paper used in the EU is destined for packaging. Without action, the EU would see a further 19% increase in packaging waste by 2030, and for plastic packaging waste even a 46% increase.

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Sustainability

2022-12-01

Hohenstein certifies textiles in the Hamburger Sport Verein (HSV) fan store with OEKO-TEX® MADE IN GREEN

The HSV fan store is getting more sustainable: The tradition-rich Hamburg football club is expanding its popular Rothosen collection - the club's fan shirts are now certified with the OEKO-TEX® MADE IN GREEN label.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2022-12-01

Coming full circle on sustainability: 100% polyester carpet systems

Automotive carpets are typically multi-layered systems that can be challenging to recycle. By introducing a carpet made of 100% polyester, Autoneum now opens up new opportunities for vehicle manufacturers to meet their ambitious sustainability targets. The innovative carpet systems are fully recyclable, thus paving the way for an improved and more sustainable end-of-life recycling of electric vehicles. In addition, the high content of recycled PET as well as the zero waste and less energy-intensive production process further improve the carbon footprint of Autoneum’s new monomaterial needlepunch and tufted carpets.

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Yarn & Fiber

2022-12-01

INVISTA celebrates inauguration of 400,000-ton/year ADN plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park

INVISTA Nylon Chemicals (China) Co. today held the inauguration ceremony for its new adiponitrile (ADN) plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP). Being a critical part of INVISTA’s integrated nylon 6,6 value chain, the plant, which is a more than 7 billion RMB (over 1 billion USD) investment, has a capacity of 400,000-ton/year and is the largest capital project in in the company’s history. The plant will further boost local production capability for nylon 6,6 and help accelerate the high-quality upgrades of the Chinese chemical industry.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2022-12-01

Sustainable system solutions for filtration requirements

Sustainability, quality and efficiency are today’s requirements for systems solutions for filtration applications and their end products. These requirements are covered by the Oerlikon Nonwoven product portfolio in every respect. The company will be showcasing its meltblown and spunbond portfolio at the upcoming FILTECH in Cologne between February 14 and 16, 2023. Trade fair visitors will be able to meet the team at Stand B18 in Hall 8 to find out more about the hycuTEC charging unit, this year’s FILTREX Innovation Award winner, among other things.

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Raw Materials

2022-12-01

ICAC's 80th Plenary Meeting explores sustainability efforts for global cotton

Given the theme of the ICAC’s 80th Plenary Meeting — ‘Driving Sustainability through Innovation and Leadership’ — it’s no surprise that both of today’s sessions focussed on sustainability, but they did it from very different perspectives.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2022-11-30

President & CEO of Suominen Corporation changes

Suominen has appointed Mr. Tommi Björnman as the new President & CEO of the company. Björnman currently works as the President & CEO of Avgol Nonwovens and starts as Suominen’s President & CEO at the latest in May 2023.

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INDIA ITME 2022

2022-11-30

Wide range of solutions for the needs of a volume market

The KARL MAYER GROUP will be travelling to INDIA ITME 2022 with exhibits on the subjects of warp knitting, flat knitting, warp preparation, technical textiles, digitization and care solutions.

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Recycling

2022-11-30

Trützschler and Valérius 360: A breakthrough for recycled yarn

Valérius 360 wanted to make a sustainable, circular approach possible in the fashion industry. But it needed a partner with the power to make this green dream a reality. Working together with Trützschler, a pioneering collaborative project has now achieved high-quality recycled yarn – opening up massive potential to drive measurable progress toward a circular and sustainable textile industry.

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ITMA 2023

2022-11-30

ITMA 2023 launches online visitor registration

The ITMA 2023 online visitor registration platform is open for registration. Visitors can enjoy early bird rates until 7 May 2023 when they buy badges online at www.itma.com.

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News Archive
2022-11-30

Inditex and BASF develop the first detergent designed to reduce microfiber release from textiles during washing

2022-11-29

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at India ITME 2022

2022-11-29

Smart and eco-friendly solutions for textile finishing

2022-11-28

ISPO 2022: Asahi Kasei celebrates its 100 years anniversary featuring its key brands ROICA™, ECOSENSOR™ and RespiGard™

2022-11-28

New CELLIANT® with REPREVE® awarded a selection in ISPO textrends awards

2022-11-28

Picanol will show 4 machines at INDIA ITME 2022

2022-11-25

Global textile recycling market size to grow USD 6.13 billion by 2030 | CAGR of 3.9%

2022-11-25

Marimekko announced at Slush 2022 a pilot of a closed-loop clothing production using cotton fiber regenerated from the production waste

2022-11-25

SAVIO’S NEXT DESTINATION: PROXIMA Smartconer®

2022-11-25

Geotextiles market to reach US$ 22.9 Bn by 2031: TMR Study

2022-11-24

Sedo Treepoint participates in INDIA ITME 2022 showing its smart and sustainable solutions

2022-11-24

The European Commission plan to propose a price cap on wholesale gas price at 275€/MWh is a bitter disappointment for the European textiles and clothing manufacturers

2022-11-24

New Balance and Stone Island collaborate for first ever football collection

2022-11-24

25th anniversary of Dürkopp Adler Romania

2022-11-24

New Gore-Tex products with recycled bionic textile

2022-11-24

Next-Generation Antimicrobial Technologies to be showcased at HEIMTEXTIL 2023

2022-11-24

Taiwan sends fibers to World Cup

2022-11-24

Carpet market will revenue to cross USD 41994.78 million by 2028 with CAGR of 6.51% research by business opportunities, top companies report covers, market-specific challenges, consumption by regional data

2022-11-24

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories completes closeout of $8 Million financing, extinguishing all convertible debentures with Yorkville advisors

2022-11-24

Textile garment market to surge USD 815,080.526 Million by 2030, size, share, emerging trends, key growth drivers, challenges, demand, opportunities and key segment outlook

2022-11-24

Does the Pareto Principle work in spinning?

2022-11-24

Natural Fibers Global Market Report 2022: Ukraine-Russia war impact

2022-11-24

Groz-Beckert on site at India ITME 2022

2022-11-24

Keen interest from Thai business community to collaborate with Hong Kong on new opportunities

2022-11-24

Stylish sensors to wear

2022-11-24

Saurer shows air spinning machine Autoairo at INDIA ITME 2022

2022-11-24

Proud to participate – Sustainable brands flagship conference

2022-11-24

Lenzing introduces carbon neutral lyocell fibers from U.S. specialty production site

2022-11-24

ZDHC transitions to Competence Centres structure

2022-11-24

Climate impact mapping of Swedish textile machinery

2022-11-24

Recycling paths are best walked jointly: This year’s Advanced Recycling Conference (ARC) showed the importance of collaboration

2022-11-24

Taiwan Textile Industry Eco Innotech assisted FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022

2022-11-24

Global Recycled Textile Market Report 2022: Demand for green technology is reshaping young recycled textile industry

2022-11-24

Keqiao Forum was held in Shaoxing to advance dissemination of Belt&Road stories

2022-11-24

Arvind Limited and PurFi Global partner to combat massive textile waste problem in a giant leap in textile circularity

2022-11-24

Resumé – 37th IAF World Fashion Convention Dhaka

2022-11-24

Hygienix™ connects 500 absorbent hygiene & personal care industry professionals

2022-11-24

Mimaki Eurasia to be at FESPA Eurasia 2022 with groundbreaking innovations in printing

2022-11-24

Sustainable plant solutions for the manmade fiber industry in India and Bangladesh

2022-11-24

Spinnova partners with Nordic outdoor brand Halti

2022-11-24

Key exhibitors signal early intent to harness market potential at Intertextile Apparel

2022-11-24

VIEW Premium Selection presents some 300 pre-collections

2022-11-24

First IRISS General Assembly

2022-11-24

AATCC announces 2023 Board of Directors

2022-11-24

Loepfe will present leading products at ITME INDIA 2022

2022-11-24

HeiQ launches HeiQ Mint for botanical odor control

2022-11-24

Entreculturas gets 10 million Euros from Inditex

2022-11-24

Models showcase Infinna™ in Finland’s Top Model episode

2022-11-24

Economic policy coordination: Commission sets out guidance to help tackle the energy crisis and make Europe greener and more digital

2022-11-24

Commission proposes a new EU instrument to limit excessive gas price spikes

2022-11-23

Sensor specialist becomes employee owned

2022-11-23

Taking big steps towards more sustainability

2022-11-23

Hohenstein partners with Sizekick

2022-11-23

Indorama Ventures wins ‘Top Sustainability Advocate in Asia’ by the Asia Corporate Excellence and Sustainability Awards

2022-11-23

Sustainable solutions at nonwovens - Reducing gas consumption at drying of spunlace production

2022-11-23

Freudenberg Performance Materials Apparel completes rooftop photovoltaic coverage at Nantong factory

2022-11-22

Denim PV Milan welcomes Officina39’s Multicolor Denim Dreaming collection.

2022-11-22

Itema returns to Denim Première Vision with iSAVER® technology.

2022-11-22

Can we undo the past? Denim circularity is revolutionized with Ctrl+Z, ISKO’s star development

2022-11-22

Creativity and innovation mark Denim Premiere Vision show

2022-11-22

ISKO LUXURY by PG Milan

2022-11-21

Neuenhauser Group acquires the business unit „Textile Machinery“ of Ontec

2022-11-21

Incoming orders and turnover continue to grow

2022-11-21

ISKO confirms its commitment as a global sustainability player.

2022-11-21

Kelheim Fibres once again awarded with dark green/green shirt in Canpoy's Hot Button Report

2022-11-17

VANDEWIELES SAVIO shows latest machines in all sectors at ITME INDIA 2022

2022-11-17

New Xaar Aquinox printhead revolutionises reliable aqueous inkjet printing

2022-11-17

Global brands drive momentum on transition to forest-friendly supply chains

2022-11-17

Change of leadership at Textile Exchange

2022-11-17

Climate impact mapping of Swedish textile machinery

2022-11-17

The gold standard PCF Guideline is now complete

2022-11-17

ISPO Munich 2022: Earlier date, latest topics and prominent athletes

2022-11-17

ISPO Awards 2022: Showcase for the smartest athletic products of the year

2022-11-17

Updated Cradle to Cradle Certified® Version 3.1 to Version 4.0 transition policy

2022-11-17

U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Report shows increased acreage and improved environmental performance for 2021/22

2022-11-17

Trützschler exhibits many latest machines at India ITME

2022-11-17

Wrangler® brings back the classics in new reissue collection

2022-11-17

75 diamonds for 75 years: Wrangler® to auction custom belt buckle in support of next generation cowboy & cowgirl

2022-11-17

FILTREX™ 2022 closes after a successful edition

2022-11-17

Renaissance Textile successfully starts up the first textile recycling line in France delivered by ANDRITZ

2022-11-17

Andritz will present innovations at India ITME

2022-11-17

Virtual Gear for New Realities: adidas Originals launches inaugural NFT wearables collection

2022-11-17

PLUSNET in South Africa designs together with BRÜCKNER a technically sophisticated concept for commercial net products

2022-11-17

ITMF Start-up Awards 2022

2022-11-17

Premium Leather Producer ECCO Leather partners with ecovative to pursue new Mycelium materials

2022-11-17

Ermenegildo Zegna Group to enter a long-term license for Tom Ford Fashion with the Estée Lauder Companies

2022-11-17

The Estée Lauder companies to acquire the TOM FORD brand

2022-11-17

Renewcell and Eastman sign Letter of Intent for development of textile-to-textile recycled yarns

2022-11-17

Dr Thorsten Dreier appointed as new CTO of Covestro

2022-11-17

SPINNOVA® named in TIME’s Best Inventions of 2022 list

2022-11-17

SABIC highlights its innovative actions to combat climate change at Saudi Green Initiative Forum

2022-11-17

ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® for inks by Durst

2022-11-17

CJ Biomaterials and NatureWorks sign master collaboration agreement

2022-11-17

Textile ETP and SmartX Community members at MEDICA

2022-11-17

Teijin to partner with European carbon-management firms for accelerated reduction of greenhouse gas emissions

2022-11-17

Lenzing tops Canopy’s globally renowned “Hot Button Ranking” 2022

2022-11-17

Lenzing introduces carbon neutral lyocell fibers from U.S. specialty production site

2022-11-17

Indorama Ventures signs €275 million ESG-linked revolving credit facility, bolstering its sustainability-led corporate financing program

2022-11-17

H&M Group further invests in the decarbonisation of its value chain

2022-11-17

Digital Services Act: EU's landmark rules for online platforms enter into force