Textile chemistry

2019-02-14

BASF pioneers fashion revolution with Seven Crash and San Fang at New York Fashion Week

Fashion label Seven Crash unveiled its innovative ‘Quantus’ collection of unlimited possibilities with its futuristic urban streetwear outfits at the Autumn/Winter New York Fashion Week 2019. The collection, designed in collaboration with chemical company BASF and downstream fabric maker - San Fang, pushes the boundaries in fabric innovation to enable fashion-forward designs and functionality.

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Composites

2019-02-14

Hexcel’s new carbon prepreg patch technology 
selected as finalist in JEC Innovation Awards 2019

Hexcel is pleased to announce that its carbon prepreg patch technology has been selected as a finalist for the JEC Innovation Awards 2019 in the Automotive category. Hexcel’s composite solution improves the performance of aluminum subframes by reducing noise, vibration and harshness (NVH).

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-02-14

ANDRITZ at IDEA 2019

ANDRITZ will be presenting its innovative nonwovens production and converting solutions at IDEA 2019 to be held in Miami, FL, USA, from March 26 to 28 (booth 1412). ANDRITZ gives its customers support in every aspect of nonwovens processes and services with its most advanced expertise and complete technology solutions.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-02-14

INDA and EDANA announce keynote speaker highlights and preliminary speakers for the 3rd edition of OUTLOOK™ Plus Latin America conference and exhibition.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-02-14

Outlook™ India, widely acclaimed as the best platform for key nonwoven professionals in the personal care and hygiene products just closed in India on a very successful note. Outlook™ India was the first ever platform of this scale and took place in India on the 12th and 13th of February 2019 in the Leela Ambience Hotel in Delhi NCR. The participants learnt and shared insights on the exciting market potential of India, whilst taking this unique opportunity for networking and doing business.

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-02-13

TENCEL™ fibers for more comfort through Micro technology

At the Premičre Vision Lenzing presents TENCEL™ branded lyocell and modal fibers with Micro technology for enhanced comfort. Lenzing is with its fine fiber portfolio an expert in producing and marketing of Microfibers for the textile industry and gives this specialty fiber category a new boost.

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Textile chemistry

2019-02-13

HUNTSMAN with new equipment investments

Global chemical company Huntsman revealed that it has completed a series of equipment investments to boost the research and development (R&D) services it offers to footwear producers and their manufacturing partners, worldwide.

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Software

2019-02-12

Gerber innovates to meet personalization and the need for speed challenges with AccuMark® version 12 launch

Personalization, convenience and value: online and offline shoppers want it all. They expect brands and retailers to understand their needs and deliver new styles and trends faster than ever before. “To survive and more importantly thrive in today’s markets, fashion players need to improve their agility, speed and connectivity,” said Mary McFadden, VP of CAD Product Management, Gerber Technology. “Our Version 12 AccuMark Platform release delivers on these demands from product design and development to 3D sampling through optimized production planning and manufacturing.”

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Digital Printing

2019-02-11

Kornit Digital expands partnership with Delta Apparel

Kornit Digital Ltd. (NASDAQ: KRNT), a company that develops, designs and markets innovative digital printing solutions for the global printed textile industry, today announced it has received an order from DTG2Go, a Delta Apparel, Inc (NYSE American: DLA) company and leader in the direct-to-garment printing and fulfillment marketplace.

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Textile chemistry

2019-02-11

Carlin x Archroma collaboration at Premiere Vision Paris

Archroma and Carlin are heading together to Premiere Vision Paris, where they share a booth fully dedicated to color creativity, inspiration and performance.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-02-11

Sandler AG at IDEA Show Miami – Sustainability and performance

At this year’s IDEA Show in Miami, FL, Sandler AG invites visitors to the garden of (green) developments. The nonwovens manufacturer will showcase its broad range for hygiene products, wipes, and technical applications, among them nonwovens that take account of sustainability.

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Software

2019-02-08

Lectra announces the appointment of Gianluca Croci as Managing Director, Lectra France. Based in Paris, Gianluca Croci reports to Fabio Canali, President, Southern Europe & North Africa.

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Home Textiles

2019-02-08

With record levels of exhibitors and an impressive range of innovative products as well as offers on top themes such as sustainability, contract business and healthy sleep, Heimtextil 2019 enjoyed a dynamic start to the new season for home and contract textiles. The event’s new hall concept met with broad approval.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2019-02-08

Navis TubeTex announces new executive hire

Navis TubeTex, a leader in finishing machinery for the global textile industry as well as specialty coating machinery for the plastics, paper, tissue, nonwovens, foil, film and battery industries, today announced that Todd Dickson has joined the company as Executive Vice President to further develop and build their growing business portfolio.

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Sustainability

2019-02-07

Textile sustainability firmly in sight

In the age of climate change and environmental protection, the pressure on manufacturers, brands and retailers in the textile sector is growing. More and more consumers are calling for compliance with minimum social standards in the manufacture of their textiles. The OEKO-TEX® Association, together with Hohenstein as one of the founding members, has developed a comprehensive product portfolio to provide everyone involved in the textile value creation chain with the best possible security and extensive transparency.

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Associations

2019-02-07

Italian textile machinery:
 fourth quarter orders drop

The orders index for textile machinery for the period ranging from October to December 2018, as compiled by ACIMIT, the Association of Italian Textile Machinery Manufacturers, fell compared to the same period for 2017. The index value stood at 101.9 points (basis: 2015 =100).

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-02-07

Teijin Frontier to participate in Premičre Vision Paris

Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group's fibers and products converting company, announced today that it will participate in Premičre Vision Paris, a major global event for fashion industry professionals that will be held in Paris from February 12 to 14.

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Industry 4.0

2019-02-07

Softwear Automation announces 'Sewbots as a Service'

From 1994 to 2005, the United States lost more than 900,000 textile and apparel jobs to offshoring. Fast-forward to 2018. The pendulum is swinging back and textiles are returning as lean, highly automated, environmentally conscious production facilities. Within the last six years, there have been significant announcements by foreign-owned textile companies investing in the United States, with site selection choices clustered in the Southeast including the first Chinese owned Cut Make Trim factory in Arkansas.

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Composites

2019-02-07

The 30 finalists selected for the JEC Innovation Awards 2019

JEC Innovation Awards celebrate the fruitful cooperation between players of the composite community. Over the past 15 years, the JEC Innovation Awards have brought in 1,800 companies worldwide. 177 companies and 433 partners have been rewarded for the excellence of their composite innovations. The JEC Innovation Awards reward composites champions, based on criteria such as partner involvement in the value chain, technicality or commercial applications of innovations.

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News Archive
2019-02-07

SIKA advanced resins innovates with its new high-performance resin for CNG high-pressure tanks

2019-02-07

The ten startups shaking the composites industry at JEC World 2019

2019-02-07

Nonwovens converting leader PCMC to exhibit at IDEA19 trade show

2019-02-07

ITMA 2019 FORUMS draw strong industry support

2019-02-07

Complete Econtrol for Istanbul Boyahanesi

2019-02-07

SRI VENKATALAKSHMI SPINNERS (SVS/SAF) grows and successfully starts a high capacity BRÜCKNER coating line

2019-02-07

Hexcel exhibits at Aero India 2019

2019-02-06

Trevira CS at Heimtextil 2019

2019-02-06

Machines, WEBSHOP and more at JEC

2019-02-06

Surfaceskins Infection control technology nominated for prestigious IDEA19 Achievement Award

2019-02-06

Berg Outdoor and Porcher Sport awarded Golden Winner of ISPO Awards 2019

2019-02-01

New shoe fabric patterns and more – the COP 5 M-EL is extending the design portfolio of tricot machines

2019-02-01

Teijin to supply Tenax® carbon fiber thermoplastic intermediate material for Boeing commercial airplanes

2019-01-31

EFI reports fourth quarter and full year 2018 results

2019-01-31

Rieter' s first information on the Financial Year 2018

2019-01-31

Lenzing ranked first by Canopy for sustainable wood sourcing

2019-01-31

The new TM WEFT for the standard segment is complementing the WEFTTRONIC® II HKS for the premium segment

2019-01-31

Textile-circuit from KARL MAYER – established warp knitting technology produces highly innovative E-textiles

2019-01-31

Improving the recycling of polyurethane plastics

2019-01-31

China International Nonwovens Expo & Forum returns for third edition this June

2019-01-31

CARLIN & ARCHROMA at PREMIERE VISION PARIS with sneak preview at FW 2021 color trends

2019-01-31

HUNTSMAN footwear experts to exhibit at ISPO

2019-01-31

DOMOTEX Worldwide: 2019 subsidiary shows to kick off soon

2019-01-31

Quick and easy way to apply to ITM 2020

2019-01-31

Management changes at TANATEX Chemicals

2019-01-31

Covestro and EconCore join forces in composites development

2019-01-31

Toray’s chemical protective clothing LIVMOA®3000 series acquires EU Type Examination Certificate (CE marking)

2019-01-31

Stäubli looks back on a successful Domotex 2019

2019-01-31

Teijin extends contract to supply carbon fiber to bombardier for AIRBUS A220

2019-01-30

Board of Directors of Suominen resolved on incentive plan for management and key employees

2019-01-30

Creating a fully circular polyester chain

2019-01-30

From bale to box: completely automated lines

2019-01-30

CHOMARAT invests in its coatings & films business

2019-01-30

Kelheim Fibres‘ new speciality fibre Danufil® QR selected as a finalist for IDEA 2019 Achievement Awards

2019-01-28

BASF is combining digitalization and IT expertise in a single division

2019-01-25

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at ISPO Munich 2019

2019-01-25

Oerlikon Manmade Fibers segment becomes ADAMOS network partner

2019-01-24

Highlights, innovations, and sports stars at ISPO

2019-01-24

Innovations in digital printing at 20th annual EFI Connect

2019-01-24

Concrete proposals for tomorrow’s composites from HOFZET® and Vandewiele

2019-01-24

Lenze develops new tools and services based on the digital twin

2019-01-24

Working group hybrid lightweight technologies elects new board of management

2019-01-24

Website registration open to attend IDEA®19

2019-01-24

Sympatex to introduce a study for the design of a water-proof “Shoe 4.0” at the ISPO

2019-01-24

Covestro and Haier plan digitalization joint laboratory

2019-01-24

JEC Group and EuCIA join forces to promote the composites industry

2019-01-24

Fashion tech at Premiere Vision Paris

2019-01-24

Clothing production in the future

2019-01-24

Teijin will showcase high-function materials at ISPO Munich

2019-01-24

New exhibitors at product zones and country pavilions at Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Spring Edition

2019-01-24

ZheJiangTex returns in May 2019

2019-01-24

Nominees to the Outlook™ India Innovation Award

2019-01-23

Roland DG announces launch of its first Direct-To-Garment Printer for on-demand personalisation

2019-01-23

Autefa Solutions welcomed customers from the Indian Nonwoven Industry

2019-01-23

Heat-recovery and exhaust air pollution control at Getzner AG in Bludenz, Austria

2019-01-23

Lectra and The Myron E. Ullman, Jr. School of Design forge automotive partnership in higher education

2019-01-21

Spring/Summer 2020 collection - An inspirational journey between nature and architecture

2019-01-18

The TM WEFT is launched successfully in China

2019-01-17

Heimtextil 2019: A lively start gives hope for a good business year ahead

2019-01-17

DOMOTEX 2019 – a trade fair to connect the continents

2019-01-17

Awardees at ISPO Textrends for Fall/Winter 2020/21 tick all the boxes with emphasis on sustainability, functionality and creativity

2019-01-17

ISPO Award jury honors the most innovative sports products for 2019/2020

2019-01-17

Durst strengthens Large Format Printing division with new dual leadership and central management

2019-01-17

Teijin Frontier launches new “Sensing Wear” range

2019-01-17

EuroFibers appointed as premium supplier of Twaron®-based ripcords

2019-01-17

Techtextil Innovation Award 2019: now open for entries

2019-01-17

Lectra strengthens its Executive Committee

2019-01-17

Texprocess honours new textile-processing ideas

2019-01-16

STOLL und DITF present at ISPO Munich

2019-01-16

Passing on the know-how at the Monforts production site

2019-01-16

The December 2018 ICAC Recorder continues its focus on yields in Africa

2019-01-11

The long view for ring spinners

2019-01-11

“Smarter Textile. Better Life” in ShanghaiTex 2019

2019-01-11

Oerlikon Neumag presents world innovation at the DOMOTEX

2019-01-10

Full range of technologies for textile processing

2019-01-10

SGL Carbon and Airbus Helicopters agree on framework contract

2019-01-10

Vandewiele presents latest developments at DOMOTEX

2019-01-10

New SAF™ fabrics at IDEA 2019

2019-01-10

Teijin Frontier to exhibit at DOMOTEX 2019

2019-01-10

DiloGroup at IDEA 2019 in 
Miami

2019-01-10

TENCEL fibers with REFIBRA technology for the first time at Heimtextil

2019-01-10

Lenzing expands offering for nonwovens in a high-tech application facility

2019-01-10

Beaulieu Yarns introduces sustainable yarns at Domotex 2019

2019-01-10

New soft touch collections on display at Domotex

2019-01-10

Continued growth with new concept

2019-01-10

The hotspot for high-tech textiles

2019-01-10

COLOMBIATEX 2019:
Italian textile machinery well represented

2019-01-09

STOLL with latest innovations at DTG

2019-01-09

STOLL and the Guggenheim museum Bilbao collaborate

2019-01-07

Bethge weathers the storm – with the help of Monforts

2019-01-03

DEVAN CHEMICALS promotes deep sleep via its R-VITAL range with a new, CBD-encapsulated fabric treatment

2019-01-03

Indorama Ventures to acquire Invista’s HVA Polymer Asset in Germany

2019-01-03

Mimaki announces digitally printed design collaborations

2019-01-03

Indorama Ventures to acquire PET recycling capabilities from Custom Polymers PET, LLC in US

2019-01-03

The finalists for the Carpet Design Awards 2019 have been determined!

2019-01-03

OEKO-TEX® new regulations 2019

2019-01-03

SGL Carbon supplies carbon fibers and fabrics for BMW iNEXT

2019-01-03

Aramid fiber adopted for AQUOS zero smartphone

2019-01-03

Toray to integrate management of textile manufacturing subsidiaries in Thailand

2019-01-03

The world's first double-curved textile reinforced concrete facade