INDA to host ‘Nonwoven Filter Media Training Course’

2014/08 29 14:08

On the sidelines of Filtration2014 International Conference & Exposition, INDA is organising a ‘Nonwoven Filter Media Training Course’ on November 18-19, 2014 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, Maryland – USA. Nanofiber technology is a growing interest for filter media professionals and the course will help attendees learn more about nanofibers, which are fibers […]

US auto interiors producer picks Alexium’s FR technology

2014/08 29 14:08

A major US-based automotive interiors producer will on a trial basis, apply the fire-retardant chemistry technology developed and marketed by Alexium International Group, to the fabrics it offers to automobile manufacturers. The statement from Alexium did not name the supplier of fabrics used in automobile interiors but said it has a 35% share in the […]

Sales up 13.6% at nonwovens producer Pegas in H1

2014/08 29 14:08

In the first half of 2014, consolidated sales totalled EUR 111.4 million, up 13.6% from the first half of 2013, at Czech Republic-based Pegas Nonwovens. However, net profit climbed faster to reach EUR 10.5 million in the first six months of 2014, up a massive 56.5% year-on-year, which Pegas attributed to the reported unrealized foreign […]

Gurit to display at China Composites Expo 2014

2014/08 29 14:08

Switzerland based manufacturer and supplier of composite materials, engineering, tooling parts and systems, Gurit is partaking at China Composites Expo 2014 on stand A828, being held from 3-5 September, 2014 at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition and Convention Center. A smart choice of materials in both primary structure and interior components with a focus on velocity […]

Tommy Hilfiger’s Spring-14 show’s new digital program

2014/08 29 14:08

The American apparel retail company Tommy Hilfiger is set to introduce a new digital program titled First Timers at its upcoming spring 2015 women’s runway show during the New York Fashion Week, which is due to take place from September 4 to 11, 2014. The retailer, who is prepping up to stage a catwalk on […]

Musée Galliera celebrates 1950’s French fashion trends

2014/08 29 14:08

Around 100 fashion creations, retracing the evolution of female fashion trends from 1947 through 1957, have been put up on a display at the Parisian fashion museum Musée Galliera. Titled as Les Années 50, La Mode en France 1947-1957 meaning The 50s Fashion in France 1947-1957, the exhibit features haute couture and ready-to wear as […]

Yohji Yamamoto & Adidas co-create Real Madrid jersey

2014/08 29 14:08

The Japanese couturier and design revolutionary Yohji Yamamoto and the German sportswear specialist Adidas have come together to create an exclusive collection that embodies the spirit of the reigning football club of Europe, Real Madrid. The 70-year-old design veteran has created a unique black coloured jersey with a special artwork reflecting the glorious legacy of […]

Target to launch Annie-inspired collection for girls

2014/08 29 14:08

The American mass retailer Target Corporation is prepping up to offer a bit of Hollywood flavour with its first ever holiday capsule collection for kids. For the very first time since its inception, the purveyor has joined forces with a costume designer to create a line based on the forthcoming Sony Pictures’ re-adaptation of the […]

Rubaaiyat by Mini Bindra launches Rendezvous from Pakistan

2014/08 29 14:08

Indian Fashion brand Rubaaiyat by Mini Bindra has recently launched an ethnic collection replete with delicate gold embroidery. Made using cotton, karandi, raw silk and chiffon, the range is decorated with traditional Indian needlework like Lucknowi chikankari, ari, zari and patti embroidery along with Banarasi brocade and block prints. Suitable for women of all ages, […]

Retailer Tilly’s posts 69% slide in Q2FY15 net income

2014/08 29 14:08

Partly from a higher effective tax rate, net income tumbled 69% from a year ago quarter, at West Coast inspired apparel, accessories and NYSE listed retailer Tilly’s, Inc in the second fiscal quarter ended August 2, 2014. In the second quarter of 2014, net income reached $1.3 million, or $0.05 per diluted share, based on […]

G&K Services promotes Douglas Milroy as Board Chairman

2014/08 29 14:08

G&K Services, Inc. announced that Douglas A. Milroy, the company’s Chief Executive Officer, has also been appointed Chairman of its Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Milroy has served as a member of the Board since 2009. Mr. Milroy will succeed M. Lenny Pippin, who has served as Chairman since 2009. Mr. Pippin will become […]

Zivame debuts lingerie line under private label Pen.ny

2014/08 29 14:08

Women’s lingerie has changed drastically in the last century. From restrictive corsets of the late 1800’s to the more adventurous kinds of the early 20th century, each style portrays a long history of development and a commitment to innovation. Zivame.com, India’s premier online lingerie destination mirrors this evolution with the launch of their two technically […]