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  1. Unifi Manufacturing To Upgrade Its Texturing Capabilities In The Americas With Exclusive Use Of Unique New Technology

    Oerlikon's new eAFK Evo texturing machine, which was unveiled to select clients at the ITMA trade fair in Barcelona, has proven to be a breakthrough in the manufacture of yarns. This is evidenced by leading global yarn producer, Unifi Manufacturing, Inc., who placed a significant order for these revolutionary machines today, the first day of the trade fair

  2. SupplyShift And Textile Exchange Partner To Accelerate Industry-Wide Responsible Supply Chains In Textiles And Apparel

    SupplyShift, a leading responsible sourcing and supply chain transparency software platform, has announced a partnership with non-profit industry group Textile Exchange to accelerate responsible sourcing practices across global textile and apparel supply chains

  3. Upcycling Process Brings New Life To Old Jeans

    A growing population, rising standards of living and quickly changing fashions send mountains of clothing waste to the world’s landfills each year. Although processes for textile recycling exist, they tend to be inefficient and expensive

  4. X-Rite Announces i1Pro 3 Plus Color Profiling Device For Imaging, Print And Textiles

    X-Rite Incorporated and Pantone LLC, global leaders in color science and technology, announce the new i1Pro 3 Plus, a spectral color measurement solution specifically designed for imaging, print, and textile professionals who need advanced calibration and color profiling capabilities to support today’s wide-format and industrial printing applications

  5. Using The Power Of Nature Against Odor In Cotton Textiles Sanitized Mintactiv: Safe, Natural And Sustainable

    Reliable odor-management for cotton textiles using natural mint with the new Sanitized Mintactiv additive. Highly washproof, effective against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, metal-free, applied without binders and made from the sustainable, renewable natural resource peppermint: This new development from SANITIZED AG meets the requirements of conscientious textile manufacturers and their brands with sustainability goals

  6. Independent Tests Of brrr° Fabrics Confirm Superior Cooling Capabilities

    New test data by independent global labs proves that brrr° cooling technology consistently outperforms other products available to consumers and can keep you cooler and more comfortable in everyday activities

  7. Roland DGA Announces Launch Of New Texart RT-640M Multi-Function Dye-Sublimation Printer

    Roland DGA Corporation, a leading provider of wide-format inkjet printers and printer/cutters, has introduced the new Texart™ RT-640M – an intelligent multi-function dye-sublimation printer that gives users the freedom to print directly onto coated polyester fabrics, or to sublimation transfer paper, using the same specially-formulated Texart SBL3 sublimation inks

  8. Epson Opens Textile Solutions Center (TSC Asia) At Fujimi Plant In Japan

    Seiko Epson Corporation has opened a new textile solutions center called "TSC Asia" at its Fujimi Plant in Nagano prefecture. Designed to accelerate the global expansion of the digital textile printing business, TSC Asia is equipped to handle every step in the textile printing process, including textile pre- and post-treatment

  9. SPGPrints And Xaar To Showcase Their Latest Dye Sublimation Innovations At ITMA 2019

    A technology collaboration between SPGPrints and Xaar will be showcased to a select group of visitors at ITMA 2019. The invitation-only event on the SPGPrints stand (H3-B203) will focus on a technical demonstration of the latest innovations in single pass dye-sublimation printing, giving guests a sneak preview of the new Xaar 5601 printhead together with the waterborne sublimation inks that SPGPrints created specifically for this printhead

  10. New Method To Evaluate Comfort Of Smart And Functional Textiles

    Until now, user-friendliness has been the focus of the development of smart and functional textiles. Now it is time to address comfort when wearing these textiles – a quality factor that should be of interest to the industry