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  1. Echelon Materials Launches Crowd Funding Campaign To Produce Revolutionary New Armor Textile To Save Police Lives

    Echelon Materials today announced the launch of their Indiegogo campaign to fund the production of their proprietary loom required to produce TiTek, the world's first and only patented, lightweight, flexible fabric designed to shred high-powered conical/rifle rounds and be comfortably worn or carried all day

  2. PrimaLoft, Inc. Expands Suite Of Biodegradable Technologies; Introduces PrimaLoft® Bio™ Performance Fabric, The First Fabric Made From 100% Recycled, Biodegradable Synthetic Fiber

    PrimaLoft, Inc., a global leader in advanced material technology, today expanded its suite of biodegradable* technologies with the introduction of PrimaLoft® Bio™ Performance Fabric, the first 100% recycled, biodegradable synthetic fabric. PrimaLoft® Bio™ Performance Fabric joins the recently launched PrimaLoft® Bio™ Insulation, also the first technology of its kind. PrimaLoft is targeting fall 2020 for consumer availability of both iterations of its biodegradable products

  3. VT Garment Chooses Centric PLM, Marking Centric Software's Thailand Debut

    VT Garment, an outdoor and sports apparel manufacturer in Thailand, has selected Centric Software’s Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution. Centric Software provides the most innovative enterprise solutions to fashion, retail, footwear, outdoor, luxury and consumer goods companies to achieve strategic and operational digital transformation goals

  4. Ricoh To Acquire ColorGATE Digital Output Solutions GmbH, An Industrial Printing Software Company

    Ricoh Company, Ltd. recently announced that the company has reached an agreement to buy ColorGATE Digital Output Solutions GmbH (hereafter “ColorGATE”), a leading software provider in the printing industry with a specific competence in color management

  5. Teijin Frontier Develops Linen-Like Polyester Fiber

    Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group’s fiber and products converting company, announced recently that it has developed a new linen-like fiber that boasts a highly fresh, natural appearance for extra-comfortable outer clothing, jackets, bottoms and blouses

  6. WTiN's Multi-Faceted Textile Conference To Explore Industry 4.0 And Smart Innovation

    The most all-encompassing event ever to explore the impact of Industry 4.0 in textiles and apparel is set to open in Amsterdam, in November, featuring a line-up of top industry and thought leaders

  7. DuPont Advanced Printing Announces ECO PASSPORT By OEKO-TEX® Certifications For DuPont™ Artistri® Textiles Digital Inks

    DuPont Advanced Printing announced this week that they have received ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX® certification from the Hohenstein Institute in Germany

  8. PrimaLoft, Inc. Debuts PrimaLoft® Bio, The First Synthetic Insulation Made From 100% Recycled, Biodegradable Fibers

    PrimaLoft, Inc., a global leader in advanced material technology solutions, today introduced PrimaLoft® Bio, the first synthetic insulation made from 100% recycled, biodegradable* fibers

  9. OnPoint Manufacturing Announces Partnership With Vesta Studio

    OnPoint Manufacturing, Inc., an innovative leader in on-demand apparel manufacturing, recently announced an exciting new partnership with Vesta Studio to produce their high-end women's wear

  10. PolyU's Researchers Develop AI-Powered System To Automate Quality Control Process In Textile Industry

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) recently developed an intelligent fabric defect detection system, called "WiseEye", which leverages advanced technologies including Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Deep Learning in the process of quality control (QC) in textile industry