Current Headlines

  1. Kraig Biocraft Laboratories COO Travels To Vietnam To Assist Transition Of Production Operations To New Factory
    10/2/2019

    Kraig Biocraft Laboratories, Inc. (“Company”), the leading developer of spider silk based fibers, announces recently that Jon Rice, the Company’s chief operating officer, will travel to Vietnam, this week, to work with the Company’s subsidiary, Prodigy Textiles, on the transition of silk production operations into its recently renovated facility in Quang Nam province

  2. Better Together: The 2019 Euratex Convention Consolidates Partnership Between The EU And Turkey And Outlines Future Priorities For The Textile And Clothing Sector
    10/2/2019

    European and Turkish entrepreneurs, International experts, designers and policy makers came together today in Istanbul to discuss current and future scenarios in the textile and clothing sector.

  3. Textile Technologies: Heimtextil Expands Area For Printers And Processing Machines
    10/1/2019

    The digital revolution is currently leading to fundamental changes in the manufacture and processing of home textiles. Industry 4.0 and digitalisation are the key buzzwords here, as are individualisation, automation, machine learning, big data, self-organising manufacturing systems and digital printing

  4. A New, Natural Wax Coating Makes Garments Water-Resistant And Breathable
    9/30/2019

    There is a growing concern over the environmental impact of textile production and many waterproof products on the market are prepared with toxic chemicals

  5. Fabric Selections Inc. Exhibiting At LA Textiles Show, October 2-4
    9/27/2019

    Fabric Selection Inc., a Los Angeles-based wholesale and retail supplier of material for all types of clothing, will be heading to the California Market Center in Downtown Los Angeles for the 2019 edition of the LA Textile Show going from Wednesday, October 2 to Friday, October 4

  6. Evonik Launches New Polyimide Fiber On The Market
    9/26/2019

    Evonik has developed a new generation of polyimide fibers for the rising demands of the industry. The new product, brand named P84 HT, is distinguished by improved mechanical stability and flexibility at continuously high operating temperatures.

  7. Leading Sportswear OEM/ODM VT Garment Picks Up The Pace With Centric PLM
    9/26/2019

    VT Garment, an outdoor and sports apparel manufacturer in Thailand, has successfully adopted 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

  8. Revised Test Method For Antibacterial Finishes On Textile Materials Available
    9/25/2019

    AATCC TM100 is one of the most commonly used test methods to measure antimicrobial activity on treated textiles. This method, developed in the 60’s and updated periodically, has now been updated to more accurately capture the performance of today’s antimicrobials that have a smaller environmental impact

  9. OKI Europe Launches Innovation In Transfer Printing With All-In-One Digital Printer For Garments And Hard Surfaces
    9/24/2019

    OKI Europe has announced the launch of its innovative new Pro9541WT 5-colour Digital Toner Transfer Media Printer, purpose-built to give commercial print businesses the flexibility to expand their print capabilities

  10. The LYCRA Company Launches Annual Fall Denim Co-Marketing Program
    9/17/2019

    The LYCRA Company, owner of the LYCRA brand family of fibers, announced recently that it has launched a global co-branded marketing program to promote denim jeans made with its LYCRA dualFX technology