Knitting & Hosiery

2019-03-15

Don’t just stick with what you know - think outside the box

For many years, KARL MAYER has been developing innovative shoe fabrics on its warp knitting machines. A wide variety of textiles, which are setting the trend on the market, can be produced on its high-speed tricot and double-bar raschel machines. The latest developments are aimed at reducing the number of processing steps in the production chain.

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Sustainability

2019-03-14

Devan Chemicals joins Consortium addressing the recycling of coated and painted textile and plastic materials

The EU-funded Project, in which Devan Chemicals is a key partner, held a kick off meeting on 20-21 February 2019 at the EU Commission in Brussels, Belgium. The project consortium, led by Belgian R&D centre CENTEXBEL, consists of 17 European partners from across the value chain including design, manufacturing, NGOs, and research and innovation.

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Textiles & Apparel / Garment

2019-03-14

Premiere Vision Paris has been a high-performing edition

By welcoming 53,156 visitors from 127 countries at its latest edition, Premi?re Vision Paris illustrated the strength of its leadership and influence on the global creative fashion industry. It's 70%-international visitorship - still unsurpassed in the sector - is particularly notable for its high quality, demonstrating the show's robustness in the face of strong political and economic uncertainties in world markets.

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2019-03-12

Mr Stefan Flöth has been assigned as a further Managing Director of A. Monforts Textilmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG in Mönchengladbach, Germany, as of January 1st 2019.

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Sustainability

2019-03-11

In the spotlight for 2019, the new appointments with greenofchange Days, the events that promote sustainable products and processes to transform the chemistry for textile industry.

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Composites

2019-03-13

TenCate Advanced Composites changes its name to Toray Advanced Composites

Toray Industries, Inc., a Japanese advanced material manufacturer, formally announced that its subsidiary, TenCate Advanced Composites will change its name to Toray Advanced Composites. TenCate Performance Composites, a subsidiary of TenCate Advanced Composites, will subsequently change to Toray PMC.

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Sustainability

2019-03-13

Eastman offers innovative recycling technology for polyesters

Eastman (NYSE:EMN), one of the world?s leading specialty materials companies, announced today its intention to pursue the launch of an innovative advanced circular recycling technology that uses polyester waste which cannot be recycled by current mechanical methods, and as a result, often ends up in landfills and waterways.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2019-03-13

Ahlstrom-Munksjö's new HighFlow fabric enables the marine industry to deliver faster and more effective manufacturing

Ahlstrom-Munksjö introduces a new product from its HighFlow platform. HighFlow Marine glass and carbon fiber reinforcement fabrics are ideally positioned for the marine industry. HighFlow fabric delivers excellent resin infusion speed and minimizes air voids in the structure. Making the manufacturing process faster and more effective.

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Associations

2019-03-13

INDA welcomes seven new members to board of directors

INDA, the Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry, announces the election by membership of seven industry leaders to serve on its Board of Directors for a three-year term.

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Sustainability

2019-03-13

Next STeP: OEKO-TEX expands sustainable textile production

In addition to their captivating visual appearance, leather products are characterised by their extraordinary longevity, their unique patina and their impression of high quality. Consumers are thus happy to fall back on leather, a natural product - from lambskins for babies to furniture or vehicle fittings to clothing and accessories. However, for consumers it is also increasingly important that these leather articles are tested for harmful substances and that they are produced in a sustainable way.

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Sustainability

2019-03-12

Teijin supports recommendations of task force on climate-related financial disclosures

The Teijin Group announced today its support for the recommendations of the Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), which has been established by the Financial Stability Board (FSB). In June 2017, TCFD proposed that financial institutions, companies and governments disclose the financial impact of their climate-related risks and opportunities in their financial report.

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Composites

2019-03-11

On the international stage of JEC World, composite innovation is everywhere! On the planets, on the live demo zones, on the stands, and also on stage... During this second day of the world's largest composites exhibition, the winners of the JEC Innovation Awards were announced.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-03-11

The supersoft, stretch, high-end velour fabric produced on KARL MAYER' s HKS-3M is setting the trend in the apparel sector. This cuddlesome textile caresses the skin and body. With its gentle drape, it contours the female form with seductive lines, and its attractive shimmer adds a touch of glamour.

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Techtextil 2019

2019-03-12

Techtextil North America 2019 experiences record growth

Techtextil North America took place February 26-28 at the Raleigh Convention Center in Raleigh North Carolina. Moving the show from its 2017 location in Chicago back to the Southeast proved popular among the industry, making the 2019 edition the highest attended odd-year show to date.

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Techtextil 2019

2019-03-12

The program of the new Techtextil Forum is available

As part of Techtextil (14 to 17 May 2019) the new Techtextil Forum will gather top-class speakers on a large number of topics. The programme is ready.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-03-11

Mayer & Cie. wants to make itself less dependent on the textile market

The Albstadt-based circular knitting machine manufacturer Mayer & Cie. (MCT) generated sales of around EUR 110 million in 2018. Compared with the previous year, the long-established company reported a slight increase in sales even though 2018 was a year of considerable challenges and the global economic situation remains difficult, clouding the outlook for the year ahead. The company does, however, expect the industry?s leading trade fair ITMA to trigger a textile machinery recovery in early summer.

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Textile chemistry

2019-03-11

Water-based, waterproof and water-vapor permeable

Outdoor clothing is designed to keep joggers and hikers dry when it's raining, but also to allow water vapor from sweat to escape to the outside air. More and more buyers are also looking for outdoor textiles that are sustainable.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2019-03-11

The MULTI-MATIC® is quite fashionable in Portugal

KARL MAYER’s warp sampling machine has been successful in gaining a foothold on the Portuguese market

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Yarn & Fiber

2019-03-11

More variety, higher quality: leading exhibitors ready to open Yarn Expo Spring tomorrow

Yarn Expo Spring 2019 opens tomorrow, inviting 468 exhibitors from 12 countries & regions, including new exhibitors from Egypt and France, to capture the potential of the yarn and fibre market in China and abroad. The fair will be held from 12 – 14 March along with four concurrent events, including Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, in hall 8.2 of the National Exhibition and Convention Centre (Shanghai). Before the show, Yarn Expo spoke to new exhibitor Cotton Council International (CCI), to see why they are choosing to exhibit at the fair this week.

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News Archive
2019-03-11

XORELLA is ready for Industry 4.0

2019-03-08

A global textile flagship: Intertextile Apparel ready to welcome the industry next week

2019-03-08

Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles – Spring Edition opens next week with 30% more exhibitors

2019-03-08

Teijin develops highly heat- and impact- resistant prepreg as carbon fiber intermediate material for aerospace applications

2019-03-07

Record level of Better Cotton uptake sends clear signal to the market

2019-03-07

JEC World 2019 to organise an inspiring program for aerospace professionals

2019-03-07

Kordsa will introduce its new light weighting technology at JEC World 2019

2019-03-07

Application-specific systems for manufacturing semi-finished products

2019-03-07

Global consumption growth projected to slow to 0.04% in 2018/19

2019-03-07

Oerlikon 2018 full-year results

2019-03-07

Teijin to participate in Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics

2019-03-07

Teijin to exhibit at JEC World 2019

2019-03-07

Teijin develops extra-light automotive side-door module made of advanced multi-material composites

2019-03-07

DyStar opens Texanlab in Bangladesh on 14 February 2019

2019-03-07

Pioneering initiative proving new technology to trace organic cotton in textiles

2019-03-07

SGL Carbon presents smart solutions at JEC World 2019 with a focus on the automotive industry

2019-03-07

INVISTA and the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park sign memorandum of cooperation for China ADN plant

2019-03-07

Hohenstein Academy 2019

2019-03-07

Intertextile Apparel shapes the next decade of fashion with Spring / Summer 2020 trends

2019-03-07

DOMOTEX asia/CHINAFLOOR to kick off soon

2019-03-06

Sinterama Asia’s advice on how to build a strong brand and become sustainable in the yarn industry

2019-03-06

Freudenberg Performance Materials starts new production line in China

2019-03-06

How Novetex finds opportunities in China

2019-03-06

Buyers get easier access to flexible order services at Intertextile Apparel

2019-03-04

CHOMARAT carbon reinforcements at JEC WORLD 2019

2019-03-04

Solvay and Lenzing come together in the name of sustainability

2019-03-04

Hexcel’s composite innovations for aerospace, automotive, energy and marine applications at JEC World 2019

2019-02-28

Fibertex Nonwovens acquires newly built spunlacing production site in the US

2019-02-28

Suominen presents naturally intelligent nonwovens at IDEA19

2019-02-28

Beaulieu Fibres International: global “one stop shop for innovative and value added staple fibers” at IDEA®19 Miami

2019-02-28

RENOLIT taking off in automotive interior applications

2019-02-28

IDEA® ready to welcome 7,000 nonwovens & engineered fabrics professionals

2019-02-28

CHT Germany provides its textile customers with the right equipment for the future

2019-02-28

Gerber continues its drive toward digitalization, Ketty Pillet joins as vice president of global marketing

2019-02-28

JEC World 2019 to organise an inspiring program for automotive professionals

2019-02-28

NAGNATA launches Merino wool activewear for conscious-minded women, in partnership with The Woolmark Company

2019-02-28

Composite material solutions from a single source

2019-02-28

Teijin to acquire renegade and expand carbon fiber intermediate material business for aerospace applications

2019-02-28

Messe Frankfurt India and MEX Exhibitions enter into a strategic alliance

2019-02-28

Oerlikon presents its expanded nonwovens product portfolio at the IDEA 2019 in Miami

2019-02-28

New sustainable and functional fabric options on offer at Intertextile Apparel

2019-02-28

EU nations adopt INDA/EDANA flushability guidelines

2019-02-28

Major update of "VR-knit.com" App

2019-02-28

Südwolle Group presents new weaving yarn qualities for fall / winter season 2020/21

2019-02-28

Kordsa shows new eco-friendly dip technology at Tire Technology Expo 2019

2019-02-27

75% more Fancy Yarn Zone exhibitors at Yarn Expo Spring 2019

2019-02-27

Process sustainability and product quality

2019-02-27

1,453 brands show textiles and fashion at CHIC Shanghai in March

2019-02-22

Itema showcases comprehensive weaving solutions to weave technical fabrics at Techtextil North America 2019

2019-02-21

ITA shows its newly constructed induction heated glass fibre production line among other exhibits live at JEC World 2019

2019-02-21

Porcher Industries announce new Global Head of R&D and new technology plans

2019-02-21

Textile Exchange releases first annual 2025 Sustainable Cotton Challenge Report

2019-02-21

NatureWorks announces 100 Percent third-party certified sustainable feedstock by 2020

2019-02-21

Gore fabrics outlines sustainability efforts made in 2018

2019-02-21

SGL Carbon and Augsburg University of Applied Sciences award students for a joint simulation game

2019-02-21

Innovation through sustainability

2019-02-21

Four Hong Kong designers debut at London Fashion Week

2019-02-21

Kordsa to expand its global footprint in aerospace industry with a new US investment

2019-02-21

KARL MAYER successfully makes its exhibition debut at ISPO Munich

2019-02-21

New Loepfe development increases clearing efficiency

2019-02-21

New CFO and Head of Sales for SSM

2019-02-18

Itema exhibits best-in-class weaving innovations at IGATEX Pakistan

2019-02-15

Automated fabric inspection with the USTER brand

2019-02-15

HUNTSMAN launches five new footwear technologies ahead of SIMAC 2019

2019-02-15

SHIMA SEIKI to exhibit at GTE 2019

2019-02-14

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

2019-02-14

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

2019-02-14

ANDRITZ at IDEA 2019

2019-02-14

OUTLOOK™ Plus Latin America highlights keynote speakers

2019-02-14

Success of the first edition of Outlook™ India 2019

2019-02-13

TENCEL™ fibers for more comfort through Micro technology

2019-02-13

HUNTSMAN with new equipment investments

2019-02-12

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

2019-02-11

Kornit Digital expands partnership with Delta Apparel

2019-02-11

Carlin x Archroma collaboration at Premiere Vision Paris

2019-02-11

Sandler AG at IDEA Show Miami – Sustainability and performance

2019-02-08

Lectra appoints Gianluca Croci managing director of Lectra France

2019-02-08

Heimtextil 2019: A lively start to the new furnishing season gives hope for a good business year ahead

2019-02-08

Navis TubeTex announces new executive hire

2019-02-07

Textile sustainability firmly in sight

2019-02-07

Italian textile machinery:
 fourth quarter orders drop

2019-02-07

Teijin Frontier to participate in Première Vision Paris

2019-02-07

Softwear Automation announces 'Sewbots as a Service'

2019-02-07

The 30 finalists selected for the JEC Innovation Awards 2019

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