Current Headlines

  1. Automatic Control And Mill-Proven Benefits For Quality And Profit
    5/2/2019

    Technical textiles is the most quality-sensitive sector of the entire industry, and many products for specialized and performance end-uses are at the highest level of this requirement. For ultimate control and security of quality, fabric manufacturers need a top technology solution which takes the guesswork out of producing the quality their customers need

  2. Machine Premiere At Techtextil
    4/29/2019

    KARL MAYER invites the sector to visit its Stand 3.0/E 18 at the next Techtextil in Frankfurt/Main for an exchange of expertise. On an exhibition area of 80 m² this manufacturer will be showing warp-knitted goods with a performance that is opening up new ways for interesting and novel business fields: articles with integrated electrical conductivity and shaping from the company’s new TEXTILE MAKERSPACE, a highly efficient textile solution for the protection of buildings, and a completely new generation of warp-knitted spacer fabrics

  3. Cone Denim Unveils Its Organic Cotton Capsule Collection
    4/25/2019

    Cone Denim, a global leader in denim authenticity and innovation, is excited to unveil its Organic Cotton Capsule collection of denims. Part of Cone’s Sustainblue offerings, this capsule collection features iconic Cone Denim constructions made with 100% organically grown cotton

  4. Archroma And National Textile University Join Hands To Strengthen Research In Textiles
    4/24/2019

    Archroma, a global leader in color and specialty chemicals towards sustainable solutions, announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the National Textile University (NTU) in Pakistan

  5. Polartec Announces ‘Ready To Roll’ Pre-Made Fabrics Available At Once
    4/23/2019

    Polartec, the premium provider of innovative and sustainable textile solutions, announces its long-awaited Ready to Roll program offering first-quality Polartec fabrics, in stock and ready to ship. The program coincides with upgraded production capacity to service high demand for shearling or ‘sherpa’ fleece fabrics, including made in the USA styles with shorter duty-free shipping times into the NAFTA/CAFTA regions

  6. HP Reinvents Dye Sublimation Printing With The Launch Of HP Stitch
    4/23/2019
  7. Introducing Kornit Presto, A Breakthrough In Digital Direct-To-Fabric Printing
    4/17/2019

    Kornit Digital has announced the introduction of the new Kornit Presto, the only industrial single-step solution for direct-to-fabric printing. The Kornit Presto solution eliminates the need for pre and post treatment of fabric and allows for high-quality printing on an extraordinarily broad variety of fabric types and applications

  8. Free People Launches Eco-Friendly Activewear Collection
    4/12/2019

    Free People is excited to introduce three unique activewear styles made from ECONYL, a sustainable, innovative yarn developed in Italy. This new addition marks the brand’s newest step towards a more sustainable future

  9. That’s 'Sew' Smart! Scientists Invent Threads To Detect Gases When Woven Into Clothing
    4/4/2019

    Tufts University engineers have developed a novel fabrication method to create dyed threads that change color when they detect a variety of gases. The researchers demonstrated that the threads can be read visually, or even more precisely by use of a smartphone camera, to detect changes of color due to analytes as low as 50 parts per million

  10. A.T.E. Launches Automation Division For Textile Mills
    4/3/2019

    Textile mills continuously seek to automate their processes and upgrade their machine and process controls so as to produce with better quality and lower costs. In some cases, they accomplish their goals through the purchase of new equipment, or through machinery overhauls with new parts