• Natural Fibres & Yarns
    Natural Fibres & Yarns

    Organic cotton cultivation reduces global warming impact

    Switching to organic cotton could reduce the global warming impact of cotton production by 46% compared to non-organic cotton, according to a new report from ... Read More

  • Man-made Fibres & Yarns
    Man-made Fibres & Yarns

    Countervailing duties on US and EU PET imports to help local producers

    Indorama Ventures Limited (IVL) has welcomed the latest developments from the US and the EU regarding countervailing duties (CVD) on polyethylene terephthalate ... Read More

  • Effects

    Manufacturing Renaissance

    Listers Mill, once the largest textile mill in Europe, goes back into manufacturing with digital textile printing. Read More

  • Technical Textiles
    Technical Textiles

    Industry 4.0: The march of progress

    Industry 4.0 has been revolutionising production processes for technical textiles companies across Germany, bringing increased speed and efficiency for ... Read More

  • Nonwovens

    Finalists announced for INDA’s Visionary Award

    INDA has selected three finalists for its Visionary Award that will be presented during Hygienix 2015. The nominees include an adult incontinence product from ... Read More


Edelmann further expands group of companies

By Sally Priestley 08 October 2015

Gerd Wolff Maschinenfabrik, a specialist in manufacture of bkm strip lines, has become the latest company to join the Edelmann Technology group of companies.

GoTx 1900 Premiers at SGIA

By Tansy Fall
08 October 2015

SGIA Expo 2015 will feature much of the latest in digital textile printing technology and it is expected that this area of the show will grow this year after success at the 2014 edition. Despite the exhibition taking pace in the same month...

Colour management progression

By Tansy Fall
08 October 2015

With the growing competitiveness between brands to produce bespoke designs efficiently and effectively, printers are becoming increasingly aware that it’s not just the machinery and the ink that are key to the printing process. Colour...

VelvetJet partner with technology companies for ITMA ink launch

By Tansy Fall
08 October 2015

Following wide-format ink manufacturer Bordeaux’s creation of its new department VelvetJet back in March – providing inks for the digital textile printing market – there has been a great deal of interest from all segments of the textile...



Hollanders furthers mainstream textiles business

08 October 2015

Hollanders is continuing its efforts to move into the mainstream digital textile printing market by dividing its printing systems portfolio, clarifying the specific segments for its digital textile printing solutions. While the company’s...

BondCote takes IFF Innovation Award

08 October 2015

The Industrial Fabrics Foundation (IFF) has announced BondCote Corp as the winner of its 2015 Innovation Award, during the annual IFAI Expo being held in the US this week.

Bangladesh Accord report not up to date, says H&M

08 October 2015

Swedish multinational retail-clothing company H&M has said that it believes that the Bangladesh Accord on Fire and Building Safety is an

VelvetJet to show revolutionary digital inks at ITMA

08 October 2015

VelvetJet said it will set new grounds for digital textile printing by simplifying the complex processes needed today with a new revolutionary ink



ICE cotton futures fluctuate

By George Huang 02 October 2015

ICE cotton futures fluctuated within a limited range after its benchmark contract dropped to a fresh 7½ month low on September 23 (59.97 cents per pound).

A streamlined approach

By Fiona Haran 09 July 2015

A look at the latest techniques used by nonwoven manufacturers to optimise the process and quality control of their nonwovens



Gelvenor Textiles: Celebrating gold

By Sally Priestley 08 September 2015

Gelvenor Textiles has flown the flag for South African innovation in technical textiles for 50 years; WTiN learns about the developments which have driven the company’s success.



NCWSBA Australian Wool Market Report

By Chris Wilcox 06 October 2015

Weekly analysis of the Australian Wool Market by Chris Wilcox, Executive Director of the National Council of Wool Selling Brokers of Australia.


Web Watch

Cotton price at four-month high

From The News International 09 October 2015

Cotton price has climbed to four-month high of Rs5,350 per maund (37.324 kilograms) at the local markets, as textile mill-owners continued to make panic-like buying on the reports of short crop this year, said a dealer on...........

Fab for Fab

From California Apparel News 09 October 2015

Fast-growing e-commerce site JustFab has a brand new headquarters in El Segundo, Calif., and it looks just fab (naturally). Designed and built by Clune Construction and Moshiri Associates Inc., the 110,000-square-foot space...........

Showroom Profile: The Hanger showroom, Dakota Showroom

From California Apparel News 09 October 2015

www.hangershowroom.com www.dakotashowroom.com California Market Center, Suite B567 Before Selena Slogar and Christie Danielson moved into their new 3,600-square-foot showroom on the fifth floor of the California Market...........