Recycling

2024-02-26

Re:NewCell decides to file for bankruptcy

The Board of Directors of Re:NewCell AB has today decided to file for bankruptcy of Re:NewCell AB (publ). The bankruptcy application will be filed at the Stockholm District Court.

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Spinning

2024-02-22

Oerlikon reports robust figures and evaluates options for separation of Polymer Processing Solutions business unit

“Today, we announce our final strategic step to become a pure-play leader in the broad surface solutions markets with attractive organic and inorganic growth opportunities. We will further leverage our technology leadership to drive growth and profitability by expanding regionally and into new applications and end markets,” said Michael Suess, Executive Chairman, Oerlikon. “The board and management will evaluate options for the separation of Polymer Processing Solutions with the aim of optimizing value for all stakeholders.”

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2024-02-22

Shadow Environment Minister calls on textile industry to act on the environment

During his visit to Alchemie Technology, the Shadow Environment Minister has urged the textile industry to engage in 'meaningful action' towards environmental protection.

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Digital Printing

2024-02-22

Mimaki to celebrate 20 years of innovation at FESPA with latest technologies for a sustainable future

To mark 20 years of Mimaki Europe, the company’s extensive portfolio of technologies, including new solutions, will be demonstrated both on the FESPA stand and at Mimaki’s impressive Experience Centre, just 10 minutes from the show.

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Raw Materials

2024-02-22

Cotton Research and Promotion Program Hall of Fame 2023 inductees honored

In December, the 2023 class of the Cotton Research and Promotion Hall of Fame was honored at Cotton Incorporated’s Board Annual Meeting. In its tenth year, the Hall of Fame honorees were formally recognized for their contributions to the Program and to the cotton industry during a gala dinner at The Don Cesar hotel in St. Petersburg, Florida.

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Yarn & Fiber

2024-02-22

Indorama Ventures and partners spearhead sustainable fashion revolution with RECO Collective

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited, a global sustainable chemical company, led by Mrs. Aradhana Lohia Sharma, Vice President, Indorama Ventures (3rd from the left), showcased their sustainable fashion products under the "RECO Collective" at Baan Dusit Thani, Bangkok.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-02-22

Saurer TechnoCorder TC2 with brilliant innovations at Techtextil 2024

Techtextil is the leading international trade fair for technical textiles and nonwovens. This year, it will again draw large numbers of industry experts to Frankfurt from 23 to 26 April 2024. As a regular participant, Saurer Twisting Solutions is delighted to be welcoming customers and experts from all over the world to its Booth B52 in Hall 12. The focus is the two-for-one twisting machine TechnoCorder TC2 with brilliant innovations and valuable customer benefits.

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Composites

2024-02-22

STFI presents lightweight construction innovations at JEC World in Paris

At this year's JEC World, STFI will be presenting highlights from carbon fibre recycling as well as a new approach to hemp-based bast fibres, which have promising properties as reinforcement in lightweight construction. Visit us at the joint stand of the Saxony Economic Development Corporation and talk to our team of lightweight construction experts.

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Recycling

2024-02-22

Renewcell’s CIRCULOSE® Supplier Network increases to 151 partners with a focus on regional hubs

Renewcell, the Swedish textile-to-textile recycler, welcomes 35 new members to the CIRCULOSE® Supplier Network (CSN), now totaling 151 spinners, weavers, textile mills, garment manufacturers, and more. The newest cohort consists of suppliers with vertical operations (10), yarn spinners (16), garment manufacturers (4) as well as denim and home textile mills. First launched in July 2023 with 47 textile producers, the expansion to 151 in under one year underlines the spirit of collaboration and the desire to close the loop on clothing production.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2024-02-22

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at Knit-Tech 2024

Leading computerized flat knitting solutions provider SHIMA SEIKI MFG., LTD. of Wakayama, Japan is exhibiting at the Knit-Tech 2024 Exhibition in Tiruppur, India, in cooperation with its partner Universal MEP Projects & Engineering Services Ltd.

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Weaving

2024-02-22

Celebrating 60 years at Eltex of Sweden AB

As a pioneer in the adoption of electronic sensors by the weaving machinery industry, Eltex of Sweden is marking its 60th anniversary this month.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2024-02-22

8 000 visitors at Texworld Apparel Sourcing Paris

Nearly 8,000 international visitors came to meet the 1,300 exhibitors at Texworld Apparel Sourcing Paris. This year's event was enhanced by a boldly designed showcase in the heart of Paris.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2024-02-22

Messe Frankfurt launches seven brand events in Central Asia

Messe Frankfurt will extend its footprint in the Central Asian market by establishing seven brand events in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The country’s strategic location as a crossroads of Europe and Asia positions it as a promising trade gateway and transportation hub, facilitating the economic development of neighbouring countries and access to the wider region.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2024-02-22

Source Fashion demonstrates the value and selling power of transparency

Day two of Source Fashion (14-16 July 2024), Europe’s newest responsible sourcing show at Olympia London, continued to connect the world of fashion sourcing and opened up the conversation on the value and selling power of transparency.

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Textile processing

2024-02-22

Vietnam’s booming market to usher in new textile sourcing season at VIATT 2024

Ho Chi Minh City, 19 February 2024. Despite emerging as the third-largest exporter in the world, Vietnam’s garment and textile products still have ample opportunities to expand their global influence. In 2023, Vietnam’s textile and garment products were exported to a record 104 countries and regions[1], while the export turnover is expected to rise 9.2% to reach USD 44 billion in 2024[2]. To kick off this year’s spring sourcing season, and help industry players penetrate the country's steadily expanding textile market, the inaugural Vietnam International Trade Fair for Apparel, Textiles and Textile Technologies (VIATT) will take place from 28 February – 1 March 2024.

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Composites

2024-02-22

Aerospace sector's commitment to decarbonization highlighted at JEC World

JEC World, the leading global tradeshow for the composites industry, is gearing up for its 2024 edition with a strong focus on the aerospace sector. From cutting-edge technologies showcased on the Innovation Planets to insightful industry discussions, JEC World 2024 will offer a unique platform for aerospace professionals to explore the transformative power of composites.

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Associations

2024-02-22

Italian textile machinery: 2023 fourth quarter orders remain stationary

In the fourth quarter of 2023 Italian textile machinery orders index, drawn up by the Economics Department of ACIMIT, the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers, appears to be stationary compared to data recorded for the same period in 2022. In terms of absolute value, the index stood at 82.4 points (basis: 2015=100).

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2024-02-22

Mahlo will showcase solutions for an efficient and sustainable production at Exintex in Mexico

Mahlo, a global leader in advanced measurement and control systems for the textile industry, is proud to announce its participation in the Exintex Trade Show in Puebla, Mexico, scheduled for 27 February to 1 March. This prominent event serves as a platform for industry players to showcase innovations, forge partnerships, and explore emerging trends in the textile sector.

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Textile chemistry

2024-02-22

Archroma and Pointcarre collaborate to bring more color to the textile industry’s digital workflow

Archroma Textile Effects, a global leader in specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, is bringing its entire portfolio of 5,760 colors to enrich the Pointcarre digital textile design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM) system.

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ITM 2024

2024-02-22

ITM 2024 gets ready to bring textile technology leaders together with global buyers

ITM 2024 Exhibition, where world brand companies in textile machinery and technologies will introduce the latest products they have developed, will host a unique experience with the diversity of exhibitors, visitor profile and the business volume it creates. Visitors to ITM 2024 Exhibition will have the opportunity to discover the technologies that will shape the future of textile.

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Techtextil 2024

2024-02-22

Focus on innovative nonwovens technology and sustainability: AUTEFA Solutions at Techtextil Frankfurt 2024

At Techtextil Frankfurt 2024, AUTEFA Solutions will present innovations in nonwoven technology with a clear focus on sustainability, including energy efficiency, fiber selection, life cycle management and emission reduction. As a leading supplier of turnkey nonwoven systems and machinery, AUTEFA Solutions offers needle punching lines, aerodynamic web forming lines, spunlace and thermobonding lines.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2024-02-22

Carrington Textiles and The LYCRA Company partner to showcase stretch military fabric in Germany

Carrington Textiles, a global military fabrics manufacturer, is proud to announce their participation at Enforce Tac 2024, a trade fair catering to members of official security agencies and armed forces. Scheduled to take place from February 26th to 28th, 2024, in Nuremberg, this event serves as an ideal platform for industry leaders to unveil groundbreaking solutions tailored for the defence sector.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2024-02-22

Well thought out: generating own energy with solar panels

The KARL MAYER GROUP reduces its ecological footprint when using energy. The KARL MAYER GROUP is committed to environmental protection and is not only focussing on its textile products and machine technology solutions, but also on its own value chain.

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Research & Development

2024-02-22

Coating with polyhydroxyalkanoates: Biopolymers from bacteria protect technical textiles

The DITF are researching materials from renewable sources that are recyclable and do not pollute the environment after use. Polymers that can be produced from bacteria are of interest here.

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Recycling

2024-02-22

Recycled fibres: the machinery and services

Many end-users now expect recycled materials to be in textile products they purchase – and this is definitely driving innovation throughout the industry. However, there are still many technical and economic issues facing yarn and fabric producers using recycled resources. Members of the Swiss Textile Machinery Association offer some effective solutions to these challenges.

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Textile chemistry

2024-02-22

Julien Born appointed CEO of HEIQ AEONIQ Holding to lead global expansion

HeiQ, a leader in textile innovation, proudly announces the appointment of Julien Born as Chief Executive Officer of HeiQ AeoniQ Holding, where he will champion the growth of HeiQ AeoniQ™, a game-changing cellulosic filament fiber.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2024-02-22

RISE® 2024: Call for presentations and award nominations

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, announced a call for presentations and award nominations for the RISE® (Research, Innovation & Science for Engineered Fabrics) Conference. RISE will be held October 1-2, 2024, at the James B. Hunt, Jr. Library, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina. RISE is a two-day conference presenting new research and science that drives innovation and product development. The theme for this year’s event is “The Other Sustainability Story: Extended Use and Reduced Consumption.”

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Raw Materials

2024-02-22

2023 CSITC Round Trials continue multi-year trend of positive results

The ICAC's Task Force on Commercial Standardization of Instrument Testing of Cotton (CSITC) is on a decade-long run of improvement in Round Trials (RTs), with the positive results that began in 2011 extending through 2023.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2024-02-16

Alchemie Technology unveils Discovery lab system for assessment of clean-tech production digital dyeing technology

Alchemie Technology, a leading innovator in clean-tech digital dyeing solutions, has announced the launch of its Discovery lab system, designed to give industry professionals a hands-on understanding of Alchemie’s technology. This low-cost, compact system replicates the production environment of Alchemie’s Endeavour digital dyeing process that enables a step-change in the sustainability of textile dyeing.

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Yarn & Fiber

2024-02-16

The Microfibre Consortium launches new online course to help manufacturers tackle fibre fragmentation in wastewater

The Microfibre Consortium (TMC) has announced the launch of a new course designed to help textile manufacturers reduce the release of microfibres into wastewater during production processes. The e-learning programme will be hosted on the ZDHC Academy and will be available globally from 14th February.

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Yarn & Fiber

2024-02-16

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories announces new spider silk production facility in Vietnam's silk capital

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (OTCQB: KBLB) ("the Company" or "Kraig Labs"), announces it has now taken possession of its new recombinant spider silk production center in Lam Dong Province, Vietnam. This new facility is located in the heart of Vietnam's booming silk economy and will serve as the center of operations for the Company's growing spider silk production in 2024.

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News Archive
2024-02-16

Berry Global and Glatfelter want to create a global specialty materials leader

2024-02-16

Toray presents innovations with 5 subsidiaries at JEC World 2024 in France

2024-02-16

Avon and Cotton made in Africa announce partnership

2024-02-16

Sustainable Apparel Coalition to host Manufacturer Forum in Bangladesh

2024-02-15

Belairo – The perfect yarn for towels

2024-02-15

INDA elevates sustainability as top priority for 2024

2024-02-15

€6.9 billion of State aid by seven Member States

2024-02-15

Lenzing raises the bar significantly in the fight against the climate crisis

2024-02-15

Borealis and Axpo sign two new long-term wind PPAs

2024-02-15

Ambercycle's Circular Polyester on par with virgin materials, sets new standard for recycled textiles

2024-02-15

Germany showcases strong presence at JEC World 2024

2024-02-15

Objective sports bra testing fills a gap in the market

2024-02-15

JEC World 2024: Composites at the heart of sports innovation

2024-02-15

End-to-end solutions for economic and environmental sustainability in textile manufacturing

2024-02-15

DITF honored with JEC Composites Innovation Award

2024-02-15

Cobra International will present watersports composites at JEC World 2024

2024-02-15

Innovative textile technology enhances thermal signature management for military protection

2024-02-15

Texcare 2024 on course for success: around 250 exhibitors already registered

2024-02-15

Comprehensive sourcing experience awaits buyers at Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles this March

2024-02-15

Focus on road safety and health protection - Oerlikon presents sustainable technologies at Techtextil 2024

2024-02-15

European Business calls for deepening the Eu single market and renewing the dynamic of European Integration

2024-02-15

Construction fabric market valuation set to total US$ 18.0 billion by 2034 amid rising demand for sustainable building materials, analyses Future Market Insights

2024-02-15

CARBIOS and De Smet Engineers & Contractors enter engineering partnership for construction of world’s first PET biorecycling plant

2024-02-15

Kornit Digital reports fourth quarter and full year 2023 results

2024-02-15

Aptean expands apparel industry leadership through acquisition of Momentis

2024-02-15

Haelixa and Trudel Silk to bring full traceability and transparency

2024-02-15

The Foundation joins NGOs urging Biden Administration to accelerate action on plastic pollution

2024-02-13

Oerlikon Barmag WINGS FDY Technology for a sustainable polyester yarn production at Garden Silk Mills in India

2024-02-08

Sedo Treepoint again recertified for quality and environmental management efforts

2024-02-08

Lenzing once again on CDP’s prestigious Triple A List, confirming sustainability leadership

2024-02-08

Hohenstein becomes part of the AI hotspot IPAI

2024-02-08

Spinnova featured at Beckmans Fashion Collaboration spring show 2024 in Stockholm

2024-02-08

Sustainable Apparel Coalition and Social & Labor Convergence Program elevate collaborative work to transform global supply chains

2024-02-08

RPI researchers engineer bacteria that eat plastic, make multipurpose spider silk

2024-02-08

Leadership workshop in India brings together female field staff to promote gender inclusion

2024-02-08

STADLER and Krones close the plastics circular economy loop at the Las Vegas Polymer Center – the first of its kind in North America

2024-02-08

Major win for Rieter in patent dispute in China

2024-02-08

Global cotton yarn players to connect amid strong demand at Yarn Expo Spring 2024

2024-02-08

Oerlikon Riri's SS25 collection

2024-02-08

Focus on the International Cotton Industry

2024-02-08

MIC SPA and Shima Seiki Italia signed a new partnership and presented the new Nature Reborn

2024-02-08

Sustainable textile innovations at PERFORMANCE DAYS Functional Fabric Fair

2024-02-08

Shaping a future without PFAS

2024-02-08

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories announces creation of production ready spider silk hybrid: BAM 1

2024-02-08

The World of Wipes® International Conference 2024 opens registration

2024-02-08

Navigating a renewable carbon future with the program of the CO?-Based Fuels and Chemicals Conference 2024

2024-02-08

ITMF Awards 2024 application process started

2024-02-08

Results of the 24th ITMF Global Textile Industry Survey

2024-02-08

VF Corporation reports third quarter fiscal 2024 results and announces strategic portfolio review

2024-02-08

Commission presents recommendation for 2040 emissions reduction target to set the path to climate neutrality in 2050

2024-02-08

Suominen increases EBITDA in a difficult environment

2024-02-08

New “Head Of Sales” of the Pfaff Industriesysteme und Maschinen in Kaiserslautern/Germany

2024-02-08

U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol now represents almost quarter of U.S. cotton acreage and reports continued improvements across all six sustainability metrics

2024-02-08

Closing the loop: Touchpoint launches new workwear fabric ReTouch

2024-02-07

“From Earth to Earth”: RadiciGroup’s roadmap to a sustainable future

2024-02-07

Eastman Naia™ showcased at Première Vision Paris

2024-02-07

Discover the full program of JEC World 2024

2024-02-07

Browzwear extends its library of colors to empower 3D fashion workflows with Color Atlas by Archroma®

2024-02-01

Denim Technologies Special Section, which is in high demand opens in 11a, the bigger hall

2024-02-01

KARL MAYER TURKEY appoints General Manager

2024-02-01

New 2024 training dates

2024-02-01

Aid by Trade Foundation announces annual cotton conference in Mumbai: A sustainable future for cotton

2024-02-01

Saurer - Innovative solutions for processing fine yarn filaments

2024-02-01

Acquisition strengthening Rieter’s After Sales Business

2024-02-01

Solesis to open first manufacturing site in Costa Rica dedicated to custom polymer and textile healthcare solutions

2024-02-01

Four weeks left to submit innovations to the ”Renewable Material of the Year 2024“

2024-02-01

Highlights of DOMOTEX 2024

2024-02-01

adidas full-year results exceed latest expectations

2024-02-01

Lenzing teams up with Recyc Leather and GANNI to unveil new footwear materials

2024-02-01

A good start with many confirmations and an ambitious project on the launch pad SAGLIA ENKA® by Brunello

2024-02-01

Borealis appoints Mirjam Mayer as Vice President Circular Economy Solutions

2024-02-01

Freudenberg to showcase innovative surface veils, flow media and spacers at JEC World 2024 in Paris

2024-02-01

SHIMA SEIKI showcases latest technology in Bangladesh

2024-02-01

Kornit Digital delivers on promise of on-demand production at scale with general availability of Apollo platform

2024-02-01

Stefano Pigozzi joins the Board of Directors of Radici Partecipazioni SpA

2024-02-01

H&M increases results in the past financial year

2024-02-01

SA-Dynamics wins KUER.NRW business plan competition 2023: bio-based aerogel fibres replace synthetic insulation materials

2024-02-01

Mimaki Europe announces appointment of new Managing Director

2024-02-01

TIM and IHKIB President Mustafa Gültepe outlines the path for the Turkish apparel industry at IHKIB event

2024-02-01

Gartex Texprocess India opens today with a dynamic showcase of cutting-edge technologies in garment and textile manufacturing

2024-02-01

ZDHC Impact Day 2024: Save the date

2024-02-01

Celanese and Under Armour develop innovative new NEOLAST™ fiber for use in performance stretch fabrics

2024-02-01

Exhibit space for IDEA®25 is selling fast

2024-02-01

UNIFI®, makers of REPREVE®, with improvements in Q2

2024-02-01

Nominations open for 2024 AATCC Awards

2024-02-01

Archroma makes sustainable dyeing more economically viable with the introduction of AVITERA® SE GENERATION NEXT

2024-01-25

Advance Denim launches matte denim collection leveraging matte TENCEL™ Lyocell fibers

2024-01-25

Saurer OpenHouse 2024 has been a platform for knowledge sharing and innovation

2024-01-25

A Swedish win-win partnership for ACG Kinna and Värnamo

2024-01-25

Zara Home opens its first Portuguese for&from store for integrating persons with disabilities

2024-01-25

Eastman and Reformation team up to launch new sustainable bridal styles

2024-01-25

Lenzing announces impairment requirements (EBIT) for the financial year 2023 and specifies earnings forecast (EBITDA)

2024-01-25

H&M Group and Alight sign power purchase agreements to build 3 new solar parks in Sweden

2024-01-25

ISKO lands in Munich to join Bluezone.

2024-01-25

Autoneum records significant increase in revenue and results in the 2023 financial year

2024-01-25

Yarn Expo Spring 2024 to feature innovations in synthetic fibres and recycled textiles

2024-01-25

MUNICH FABRIC START opens sourcing round for the new season

2024-01-25

Personnel changes at Lindauer DORNIER

2024-01-25

PAPIEREVENTS - Recyclable event and trade fair furniture made of paper

2024-01-25

Rieter announced solid sales in the financial year 2023 despite challenging market environment