International Dyer & Finisher

International Dyer & Finisher


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International Dyer & Finisher is the unrivalled world leader in the delivery of vital sector-specific information for textile dyers, finishers, printers and coaters. Focusing on innovation in processes, equipment, dyestuffs and both chemical and mechanical surface treatments – and with expert insight into key industry themes such as sustainability and technical textiles – International Dyer & Finisher is an indispensable source for all textile processing professionals.
For more than 130 years, International Dyer & Finisher has been keeping textile technologists and managers expertly informed about commercial and technical developments in the worldwide industry. Within this comprehensive coverage, readers can find in-depth briefings on all aspects of textile coloration, wet and mechanical finishing, pretreatment and surface modification. Prior to 2018 the journal was known simply as International Dyer, its current title adopted to reflect its in-depth coverage of all functional finishing applications.

Madelaine Cornforth

Madelaine Thomas, Editor, International Dyer & Technical Finisher

This year, International Dyer & Technical Finisher has a new editor, Madelaine Thomas. Having worked on the magazine as Assistant Editor and Digital Editor, Madelaine has taken on the journal from Tansy Fall, who has now left WTiN. Madelaine is also Editor of Digital Textile and Textile 4.0. 

Madelaine can be found Tweeting @MCornforth_WTiN

Upcoming features in 2019

Issue 1

• Garment and yarn dyeing advances
• The impact of plasma and laser technology
Bonus distribution: Textile Coating and Laminating Conference, Textile Asia International Trade Fair

Issue 2

• Advancements in wool dyeing and finishing
• Flame retardents: regulations and innovations
Bonus distribution: European Conference on Protective Clothing, Innovate Textile & Apparel Americas, Techtextil and Texprocess 

Issue 3

• Enhancing UV protection
• ITMA preview
Bonus dsitribution: IFATCC Congress, Outdoor Retailer Summer, OutDoor Munich, ITMA

Issue 4

• Testing equipment innovations
• Using ionic liquids to create innovative textiles

Issue 5

• Denim finishing developments
• Optimising continuous dyeing
• Enzyme applications
Bonus distribution: Textile Asia International Trade Fair, IFAI Expo, Denim Days

Issue 6

• Technologies enabling precise colour management
• Biocides for performance fabrics
Bonus distribution: Performance Days, ISPO (2020)