Oerlikon to show Sytec One solution at Domotex 2018

2018/01 16 12:01

Oerlikon Neumag, an Oerlikon Manmade Fibers segment brand, which is the leader for manmade fibre filament spinning systems, texturing machines, BCF systems, staple fibre systems, and artificial turf systems, is set to present the Sytec One solution for demanding BCF processes at Domotex 2018, to be held from January 12 to 15, 2018, in Hannover, […]

Archroma to debut in ISPO keeping nature at top

2018/01 16 12:01

Courtesy: Archroma Archroma, a global leader in colour and specialty chemicals, has nature in mind for its ISPO debut with a showcase of advanced innovations in active and sportswear themed around “the ingredients to enhance your gear, it’s our nature”. The company aims to bring colour and performance while minimising environmental impact in a product’s […]

PRGMEA hails move to remove cotton yarn import duties

2018/01 16 12:01

The Pakistan Readymade Garments Manufacturers and Exporters Association (PRGMEA) recently said the promised abolition of all duties on cotton yarn imports will enhance value-addition, improve exports and reduce trade deficit. According to PRGMEA chief coordinator Ijaz Khokhar, The step will help reduce business costs and bridge production-consumption gap. The sharp increase in cotton yarn prices […]

S Korea-GCCI pact for ties in textile, chemicals, auto parts

2018/01 16 12:01

The Gujarat Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) recently signed a memorandum of understanding with an official delegation from South Korea led by the country's consul general in Mumbai Kim Soungeun for cooperation between small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Gujarat and Korean firms, with a focus on automobile, defence, chemicals and textiles sectors. Gujarat […]

Uster experts to explain Tester 6 at DTG 2018

2018/01 16 12:01

Uster Technologies, a high-technology instrument manufacturer of products for quality measurement and certification of the textile industries, has announced that Uster experts will provide information on the Uster Tester 6 machine at the 15th Dhaka International Textile and Garment Machinery (DTG) expo, in Bangladesh, from February 8 to 11, 2018, in hall 6, booth 606. […]

Hannover Fairs USA launching DOMOTEX USA

2018/01 16 12:01

Hannover Fairs USA is launching DOMOTEX USA, World's Top Trade Show for Floor Coverings, focused on the American residential floor covering industry in Atlanta, Georgia. The show will debut during February 28-March 2, 2019 in Atlanta. DOMOTEX USA will comprise exhibition, conferences and education, featuring flooring and flooring innovations. Launched in 1988 in Hannover, Germany […]

Cotton Egypt Association unveils new ‘Be Human’ brand

2018/01 16 12:01

Courtesy: Cotton Egypt Association Cotton Egypt Association has unveiled new 'Be Human' brand identity and digital platform to re-enforce Egyptian Cotton as the finest cotton in the world. Developed with brand specialist Salesworxs, the new platform places consumers at the centre of the Egyptian Cotton experience, with an emphasis on how the luxury hand-picked fabric […]

Saudi Aramco to set up textile factory in Hail

2018/01 16 12:01

Saudi Aramco recently signed a memorandum of understanding with Nesma Holding Company, al-Aliaa Foundation of Infrastructure Development, and Hail Charity to set up a textile factory in Hail city in north-western Saudi Arabia. The factory will train workers in sewing and embroidery, production line work and create a healthy and productive work environment. The agreement […]

PCGA rejects proposed withdrawal of cotton import duties

2018/01 16 12:01

The Pakistan Cotton Ginners Association (PCGA) has opposed the recommendation of the Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) to withdraw 4 per cent customs duty and 5 per cent sales tax on the import of cotton from India and other countries, especially when the country had already suffered a loss of Rs 500 billion due to reduced […]

Amazon India offers LoomWorld collection from Tamil Nadu

2018/01 16 12:01

Courtesy: Loom World A specials store on Amazon India website will now offer exquisite collections from LoomWorld, a renowned brand offering handwoven products from Tamil Nadu. LoomWorld was created under the state department of handlooms and textiles to promote products produced by 800 weavers’ cooperative societies supporting 1.89 lakh weaver households across the state. The […]

Voice assistants to revolutionise e-commerce: Report

2018/01 16 12:01

Voice assistants are set to revolutionise e-commerce and become a dominant mode of consumer interaction in the next three years, says a recent report. Surveying over 5,000 consumers in the US, UK, France and Germany, it was found that shoppers who use technology are willing to spend 500 per cent more than they currently do […]