Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-27

Milliken & Company earns recognition as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® for 14th year

A capstone recognition for the diversified global manufacturer, Milliken & Company celebrates its 14th year among the World’s Most Ethical Companies. Selected by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, the esteemed designation honors companies with purpose-driven strategies that strive to create positive change throughout their global communities.

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Yarn & Fiber

2020-02-27

INVISTA makes advancements and remains confident in China ADN project

INVISTA continues to make progress on its planned 400,000-ton adiponitrile (ADN) plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park (SCIP). This $1.2 billion USD (8.4 billion RMB) investment will help meet the growing demand for nylon 6,6 chemical intermediates in China and the Asia Pacific region.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-27

INDEX™ Statement on Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Based on information currently available, there is so far no reason to postpone INDEX™20, opening in 5 weeks.

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Software

2020-02-27

The Gerber Innovation Center in New York City opened for the furniture industry on February 19th with a one-of-a-kind microfactory experience. The undisputed leader of connected platforms hosted a full day of workshops, live demonstrations, and customer case studies to discuss the current challenges the furniture industry is experiencing with customization. Gerber demonstrated how companies of all sizes can conquer customization, creativity, speed and eCommerce challenges by integrating their entire process from design through production using the latest software and hardware solutions.

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Digital Printing

2020-02-27

Durst, manufacturer of advanced digital printing and production technologies, continues the success story of the P5 digital production platform, Stand A20 Hall 7, at FESPA 2020 in Madrid, Spain, from 24-27 March. The focus of its show presence will be the P5 350 printing system with extended features, options and inks to perfect the hybrid variety of applications for roll media and boards.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-27

Focus on nonwoven products: the perfect manufacturing process for every application

For the sixth time now, Oerlikon Nonwoven will be showcasing market- and customer-oriented solutions for hygiene, medical, filtration and other technical applications at the globally-leading nonwovens trade fair INDEX in Geneva, Switzerland. Between March 31 and April 3, 2020, visitors to the trade fair can convince themselves of the Neumünster-based systems constructor’s extensive product and process know-how.

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Raw Materials

2020-02-27

SUSTAIN 2020 in the Run-Up to the International Cotton Conference

The conference on sustainability in production, trade and consumption will take a second round: On March 24, 2020, the Weser-Kurier’s conference SUSTAIN will take place in the run-up to the International Cotton Conference once more. The Bremen Cotton Exchange is again cooperating partner of this event. The theme “City and Change – the Future of the Textile Retail Trade” is on focus this year.

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Associations

2020-02-27

ITME AFRICA 2020 Exhibition – “Prosperity through Technology” opens to a great response in Addis Ababa

ITME AFRICA 2020, the first of its kind business and technology Exhibition opened on 14th February 2020 at Addis Ababa, Ethiopia receiving 1791 unique visitors and 2100 + footfalls in 2 days from 35 countries across the globe. Exhibitors from 15 countries showcased modern Textile technology and Engineering sectors from Waste Water Recycling, Dyestuffs And Chemical Products, Pumps and Valves, Logistic Equipment and more. Apart from 85 companies from India under the Umbrella of EEPC and FICCI, Italy had a showed prowess of 22 companies, Swiss pavilion with 12 companies and China with 19 companies.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-27

Beaulieu Fibres International, the leading European polyolefin and BICO fibre supplier, will announce at INDEX™20 completion of its pilot line in Terni, Italy, the start-up of the state-of-the-art multifunctional production line in Terni, and the new BICO line in Belgium. The company invites the Nonwoven sectors to join efforts in accelerating the development of innovative and sustainable solutions for a rapidly changing global market (Stand 1340).

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Dyeing, Drying, Finishing

2020-02-27

Major order for BRÜCKNER for several carpet back coating lines from Turkey.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-27

A new, sure-fire success is in the starting blocks

KARL MAYER has expanded its range of machines with piezo jacquard technology for producing stylish shoe fabrics, and the new RDJ 6/1 EN has now been incorporated into the series comprising the RDPJ 7/1 EL and RDJ 5/1 machines. This new machine has a better price, and operates faster than the higher-bar version.

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Denim

2020-02-27

Reloved, the latest result of ISKO’s partnership with haikure, hits Milan Fashion Week with its responsible story.

Featuring the innovative ISKO’s R-TWOTM program, the collection has a new take on sustainability: it relies on fabrics made of reused and recycled materials as well as an advanced design research for the development of a new, conscious style.

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Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

2020-02-27

Suominen has published the Annual Report 2019 and the Remuneration Policy

The Annual Report includes Annual review, the Report by the Board of Directors, Financial Statements for 2019, the Auditor’s report, Corporate Governance Statement, Remuneration Statement and Responsibility report in accordance with the GRI standards.

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Yarn & Fiber

2020-02-27

RadiciGroup, business as usual

All the production and sales companies of RadiciGroup are operating regularly and can ensure the continuity of business relationships with their customers and suppliers. Despite the exceptional situation caused by the spreading of the coronavirus (COVID-19), our staff are working as a team harder than ever to guarantee and optimize the carrying on of our business activities.

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Composites

2020-02-27

Hexcel’s leading position in aerospace and automotive makes Hexcel a trusted partner for urban air mobility

At this year’s JEC World in Paris on March 3-5, Hexcel will highlight the growing need for innovations in composite materials to support the emerging Urban Air Mobility (UAM) market.

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Composites

2020-02-26

JEC WORLD 2020 postponed

Yesterday evening, based on the latest assessment of the situation and after consulting its board and key stakeholders of the composites industry, the JEC Group decided to postpone the 2020 edition of JEC World to May 12th to 14th 2020.

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Composites

2020-02-20

ITA shows a novel multi-fibre coating system live at the JEC

The Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University, short ITA will present innovations in glass and carbon fibre production at the joint stand of the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Construction AZL in hall 5A booth D97.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2020-02-20

A bralette full of promise

A new bra concept developed by Lisa Bahr makes use of the possibilities offered by the JACQUARDTRONIC® LACE.

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Knitting & Hosiery

2020-02-20

A raschel machine from and for China

With its new machine KARL MAYER brings fresh impetus to the market of patterned Raschel fabrics in China. The newcomer with the designation RJ 5/1 was launched at an in-house show held at KARL MAYER (CHINA) during ShanghaiTex, 2019, where it was a real crowd puller.

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News Archive
2020-02-20

Freudenberg presents the world’s first nonwoven crimping material at Lineapelle 2020

2020-02-20

HANNOVER MESSE 2020: How change becomes growth

2020-02-20

Additive manufacturing: Individual, climate-friendly production

2020-02-20

Fluorescent cotton, magnetic cotton, cotton as a perfect functional textile at ICC Bremen

2020-02-20

DyStar resigns from ETAD and joined TEGEWA

2020-02-20

Industry leaders to move toward a future with cleaner air and water at FiltXPO

2020-02-20

Toray and MIDORI ANZEN launching Japan’s first uniforms certified by MADE IN GREEN by OEKO-TEX®

2020-02-20

Hexcel’s complete composite solutions for marine at JEC World 2020

2020-02-20

No FESPA cancellation despite Corona virus

2020-02-20

210 participants joined “1st International Conference on Cellulose Fibres”

2020-02-20

Latent epoxy systems for fiber-reinforced plastics

2020-02-20

With Automation Solutions, Saurer takes next step toward automated factories

2020-02-19

New ideas for sustainable and affordable wipes

2020-02-19

Mahlo measuring and control technology at leading trade fair for nonwovens

2020-02-14

Focus on sustainability: Sandler at INDEX 2020

2020-02-13

Techtextil India NEXT hackathon: Revolutionising the sector through collaboration and sustainability

2020-02-13

Navis Tubetex ships 6-meter wide nonwovens machine

2020-02-13

Erhardt+Leimer at Index 2020

2020-02-13

Gore manufacturing plant for fabrics products in Putzbrunn achieved ISO14001 certification

2020-02-13

DSM Dyneema successfully defends attack against one of its key patents in China

2020-02-13

Health, sleep and sustainability trends and themes of the future dominated at Heimtextil 2020

2020-02-13

VDMA Textile Care, Fabric and Leather Technologies: High expectations of Texcare International 2020

2020-02-13

Early bird pricing ends soon for Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas 2020

2020-02-13

Baldwin Technology appoints Joe Kline as new President and CEO

2020-02-13

Archroma, together with Carlin, presents the first “Color Atlas” for polyester and “active wear” color trends for winter 2021/2022 

2020-02-13

Innovation planets: Four dedicated showcase areas to discover composite innovations at JEC World

2020-02-13

Ascend to purchase compounding and masterbatch businesses of Poliblend and Esseti Plast

2020-02-13

From waste to high-quality yarn: Contributing to the sustainable use of cotton with IDF 2

2020-02-12

World’s first C2C Platinum for Rajby Textiles

2020-02-12

ICC Bremen keynotes: focus on sustainability and climate change

2020-02-12

Lenzing introduces TENCEL™ Modal Fibers with Eco Pure Technology to strengthen sustainability commitment

2020-02-12

Kornit Digital brings on-demand eco-fashion technology to pure origin

2020-02-12

Kordsa at the World of Concrete with its innovative construction reinforcement brand KraTos

2020-02-12

Freudenberg completes sale of South American hygiene business

2020-02-12

New technology in a proven system

2020-02-10

Roland DG to reveal new digital opportunities at FESPA 2020

2020-02-10

New automated line concept by TMAS members

2020-02-07

RÖKONA trusts in technology made by BRÜCKNER

2020-02-07

Mimaki with new hybrid textile printer at FESPA 2020

2020-02-06

CHIC Shanghai March 2020 postponed

2020-02-06

Country on stage: The Netherlands at JEC World 2020

2020-02-06

ANDRITZ at INDEX 2020

2020-02-06

Registration opens for 2020 World of Wipes® International Conference

2020-02-06

Global cotton trade expands as Latin America increases exports

2020-02-06

Freudenberg Hygiene Brazil is now part of Brazilian nonwoven specialist Fitesa

2020-02-05

Sustainable urban design

2020-02-05

Chomarat shortlisted for a JEC innovation awards with G-FLOW™

2020-02-05

First anti-NOX textile facade enables nitrogen oxide reduction

2020-02-05

Genetic engineering, robot technology, seed breeding, cotton cultivation, ginning

2020-02-05

Hexcel and NaCa Systems develop hybrid carbon and wood fiber composite car seat back

2020-02-05

UCMTF is introducing a new logo.

2020-02-05

Key points in the Canclini 1925 strategy for 2020

2020-02-05

James Heal launches WickView

2020-02-05

Further orders from Egypt

2020-02-05

Picanol at ITME Africa

2020-02-05

Italian textile machinery: Orders index closes in decline for 2019

2020-02-05

Axiom Materials expands its capabilities

2020-02-03

Sicomin’s InfuGreen 810 provides uncompromising performance

2020-02-03

Dynamic Modifiers achieves highest flame retardancy with new coating

2020-02-03

DOMO Chemicals completes the acquisition of Solvay’s performance polyamides business in Europe

2020-02-03

BASF closes acquisition of polyamide business from Solvay

2020-02-03

Shanghai textile fairs in March to be postponed

2020-01-30

Popular all-in-one garments feature 3XDRY® textile technology from Schoeller®

2020-01-30

Teijin frontier to exhibit eco-friendly materials at Première Vision Paris

2020-01-30

Teijin to establish new company for automotive components

2020-01-30

French connection upgrades to YuniquePLM® to facilitate growth and data integration

2020-01-30

DiloGroup to exhibit at INDEX

2020-01-30

Focus on carpet yarns

2020-01-30

Polartec® releases 100% recyclable and lighter Power Air™ fabric

2020-01-30

World premier during 2020 ISPO

2020-01-30

Annual conference 2020 of Erhardt+Leimer GmbH

2020-01-30

ISPO Munich 2020: The industry is taking responsibility

2020-01-30

Laser + textile engineering = faster CFK production

2020-01-30

Toray debuts a PET-recycled version of its Primeflex stretch fabric series

2020-01-29

25th anniversary in Changzhou

2020-01-29

Celebrating excellence in composites at JEC World 2020

2020-01-29

ITME AFRICA 2020

2020-01-29

Benninger AG acquires LAB-PRO GmbH

2020-01-29

First information on the financial year 2019

2020-01-29

OKI and Mimaki engineering conclude exclusive international sales agreement

2020-01-29

ISKO wows ISPO with market leading sportswear innovation.

2020-01-29

KORDSA raised its carbon disclosure project

2020-01-29

EDANA Announces nominees for the INDEX™20 Awards

2020-01-29

Dark Ice Project: an unaided exploration to the North Pole

2020-01-29

ICAC combines three reports into one massive, annual ‘Cotton Data Book’

2020-01-29

Central panel discussion: Circular Economy – The Future

2020-01-27

Sustainability – innovating to meet the challenges

2020-01-25

Talking sustainability with Monforts denim customers

2020-01-24

Hohenstein advances textile sustainability with microfiber analysis.

2020-01-24

Focusing on Ethiopia’s cotton and textile industry

2020-01-24

Huntsman textile effects partners with Xenon arc to form navicolor

2020-01-23

Expansion of prototyping facilities for NIRI with investment in airlaid technology

2020-01-23

Overview Winter 2021/22 – Focus on Cosmopolitan

2020-01-23

Hohenstein to test for new international GMO protocol

2020-01-23

Follmann acquires Chemical Alliance

2020-01-23

Epson debuts first industrial direct-to-garment printer bringing new levels of customization to growing digital textile market

2020-01-23

Ultra-light landing gear made of carbon fiber composites for air taxis

2020-01-23

Loepfe at ITME Africa 2020

2020-01-23

Durst restructures textile printing segment

2020-01-23

Leading denim ingredient brand ISKO takes the fashion world by storm with ISKO Wild™, the first ever denim fur.