Philippines empowering its weaving community

2017/05 31 17:05

A two-day module on financial literacy was organised for Philippines’ weaving community, who significantly contributes to the country’s economy. The module offered lessons and workshops in product costing, money management, standardisation, scheduling, inventory management and accounting. Handloom woven products have an important place in country’s exports. Handloom woven products have also gained eminence in view […]

Zünd brings cutting technologies to Interzum 2017

2017/05 31 17:05

Courtesy: Interzum 2017 Zünd, the Swiss manufacturer specializing in modular high-performance cutting systems presented its latest cutting technologies for leather and textiles at the Interzum 2017 show that was recently held in Cologne, Germany. With the new Zünd D3 cutter with projection system and nesting programme, Zünd exhibited a turnkey solution designed for productivity. Interzum […]

Santex Rimar and CTIC organise Future Textile Road

2017/05 31 17:05

Courtesy: Santex Rimar Group Santex Rimar Group, leading group office for development of employment-centered textile and apparel industry in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and China Textile Information Centre (CTIC), jointly organised Future Textile Road – the future of the new textile industry: a dialogue between Xinjiang, China and Europe. It is a forum which retraces […]

ATME India to showcase textile & garment machinery

2017/05 31 17:05

Asian Textile Machinery Expo (ATME) India will be the first ever exhibition on textile, garment machinery and related services in New Delhi, capital of the second largest textile exporter country, India. The exhibition will take place from November 24-27, 2017 and is being conceptualised with a strong belief in the Indian government's Make in India […]

Russian regions driving forward light industry & fashion

2017/05 31 17:05

Russian regions, especially Ivanovo and St. Petersburg, are turning out to be the main players in driving forward both the light industry (as the Russian textile and apparel industry is called) and fashion. The Ivanovo region, located in the European part of the country, accounts for 80 per cent of the entire Russia’s cotton fabric […]

Shaw group gets two awards for sustainable purchasing

2017/05 31 17:05

Courtesy: Shaw Industries Shaw Industries has received the Market Transformation Leadership Award and Supplier Leadership Award for leadership in the sustainable purchasing movement, a growing trend in which organisations are using their purchasing power to advance the long term health and vitality of society, economies, and the planet, for EcoWorx – a commercial carpet tile […]