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Insight

Green wings make history

By Gareth Gillespie
29 July 2016

History was made this week with the completion of the world’s first solar-powered flight.

Highest feminine wipes growth found in supermarket sector

By Fiona Haran
29 July 2016

The global feminine wipes market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of close to 4% during the period 2016 to 2020, according to a new report from leading market research company Technavio.

Indonesia’s traditional textiles need recognition and investments, say experts

By Poorna Rodrigo
29 July 2016

Indonesia’s hand-made traditional textile sector, especially its famous batiks, is lagging behind growth on its large scale machine-printed batik motifs on apparel and textiles, industry experts warn.

VIDEO: Ever thought about digitally printing onto ready-made shoes?

By Tansy Fall
29 July 2016

UK digital print house Sole Juice has developed a proprietary thermal imaging technology, which enables quick and easy dye-sublimation transfer printing onto ready-made shoes and other accessories.

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News

Caldera pairs up with Luescher-Tschudi

29 July 2016

Swiss printer manufacturer Lüscher-Tschudi today announced its strategic partnership with Caldera, whereby the French print software innovator has developed an OEM version of GrandRIP+ to drive the company’s 3.2m textile printer, the T-REX...

Febratex 2016 to host Digital Textile Forum

29 July 2016

Febratex, the leading trade fair for the textile industry in the Americas, will present visitors with the opportunity to participate in the Digital Textile Forum at the 15th edition of the exhibition.

25 Italian textile machinery makers to partake at Irantex

29 July 2016

At the textile machinery show, Irantex to be held September 3-6, 2016, 25 Italian textile machinery producers will participate in an Italian Pavilion, to be set up by ACIMIT. Companies participating include, Beta Machinery, Bianco, Bonino,...

Q1 net at home textiles maker Welspun up 10.29%

29 July 2016

For the first fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2016, Indian home textiles manufacturer and exporter posted a 10.29 per cent year over year net profit growth at Rs 201.85 crore. Net sales too rose in double digits at 11.30 per cent to Rs...

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Technical

Plasma technologies for enhanced performance

By Dr Ian Holme 12 July 2016

Research into atmospheric systems targets continuous open-width treatments.

The power of polymer blends

By T Schlüter, D Gates, G Köppe, G Seide, T Gries, T Krooß & L Van der Schueren 24 June 2016

A report into the applications of innovative textiles and composites made from polymer blends.

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Profiles

Catexel celebrates 10 years of chemical innovation

By Tansy Fall 11 July 2016

Celebrating its 10th birthday this year, Catexcel has taken the opportunity to rebrand itself and set out a road map for the company’s future growth.

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Reports

Wool Market Report - 25th July 2016

By Jonathan Dyson 26 July 2016

A comprehensive weekly round-up and analysis of price developments at the major wool auctions around the world.

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Web Watch

New Carbon Fiber Recycling Process Could Help Firms Reduce Waste

From Product Design and Development 29 July 2016

NewsResearchers at Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a method to recycle nearly 100 percent of the materials in certain types of thermoset carbon...........

Global plastics packaging market to hit $375 billion by 2020

From Plastics Today 29 July 2016

July 29, 2016Kari EmbreePackagingAccording to a recent report , global demand for plastic packaging was valued at $270 billion in 2014, and is expected to...........

Bondex Makes Spunlace Investment

From Nonwovens Industry - Breaking News 29 July 2016

New line will supply spunlace to filtration market and other specialty...........

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