Lack of support for small Indian textile units a challenge

2018/02 01 09:02

The government’s package of Rs. 6,000 crore will boost the apparel and made-ups sector and strengthen the textile industry, where lack of fiscal support for small players is a challenge, Indian textiles minister Smriti Irani said recently at an award function organised by the Synthetic and Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council (SRTEPC) in Mumbai. She […]

Metalbottoni draws up new strategy for 2018

2018/02 01 09:02

Based on a targeted trade fair schedule and on many product innovations, Metalbottoni has drawn up its new strategy for the year 2018. Metalbottoni is an Italian company engaged in production of accessories for fashion, sportswear and casual clothing. It offers a vast range of buttons, rivets, buckles and badges with authentic Italian style. The […]

Lanxess to showcase leather chemical products at IILF

2018/02 01 09:02

Courtesy: Lanxess Specialty chemicals company Lanxess will showcase its leather chemical products for manufacturing leathers for footwear, clothing, furniture and automotive industries at the India International Leather Fair in Chennai. There will be mineral and synthetic tanning agents, preservatives, retanning and softening technologies, dyes and upgrading products. The fair will be held during February 1-3, […]

12 investors commit $38 mn to VSIP in Vietnam’s Nghe An

2018/02 01 09:02

Twelve investors have committed $38 million to the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park (VSIP) near Nghe An province’s capital Vinh City since its construction began in 2016. Seven investors have received land and work on their projects is expected to begin soon. Another two plants will start operations in near future. The park’s first stage covers 83 […]

Over 40 brands to exhibit at Leatherworld Middle East

2018/02 01 09:02

Courtesy: Leather World ME More than 40 brands will exhibit their latest innovations is handbags, footwear, garments and accessories at the fourth edition of Leatherworld Middle East beginning February 27, 2018. The three-day leather industry trade show will feature a wide range of international and local leather designers, suppliers and manufacturers from around the world. […]

Exemption of fabric from e-way bill in Gujarat hailed

2018/02 01 09:02

Traders in Surat, India’s largest wholesale market for man-made fabric, have welcomed the state’s notification under the Gujarat Goods and Service Tax Act, 2017, to exempt businesses involved in all types of fabrics from generating e-way bill for movements within the city and the state. The rule, which does not apply to yarn, comes into […]

Polartec introduces Polartec Power Fill insulation tech

2018/02 01 09:02

Polartec, the premium provider of innovative textile solutions, is introducing Polartec Power Fill insulation technology – and products made from it by Polartec customers – at Outdoor Retailer + Snow Show, the ongoing outdoor recreation expo and conference in Denver, Colorado. Polartec is regarded as the world’s foremost temperature regulation expert. With a deep history […]

Cotton USA to unveil apparel innovation at Premiere Vision

2018/02 01 09:02

Courtesy: Cotton USA Cotton USA will unveil innovations in apparel at the upcoming Premiere Vision. To drive sales growth, Cotton USA will feature new blended technologies in the US cotton apparel at the exhibition beginning February 13, 2018. The mission of this programme is to inspire the textile industry to think about new, innovative ways […]

Indian brand Ekaya at Paris Haute Couture Week

2018/02 01 09:02

Courtesy: French Federation of Custom Couture Creation Indian handloom brand Ekaya is participating in the Haute Couture Week by showcasing 14 couture variations of its fabrics at the ongoing exhibition-Cousu d’Or – Magical Weaving. With this, Ekaya is looking forward to develop projects combining the French Fashion know–how with the Indian textile heritage including varieties […]

Shima Seiki to partake in 15th DTG 2018 expo

2018/02 01 09:02

Shima Seiki, leading computerised knitting machine manufacturer, is set to exhibit at the 15th Dhaka International Textile & Garment Machinery Exhibition (DTG 2018), to be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from February 8 to 11, 2018, in hall 6, booth 603, with its partner Pacific Associates Ltd. The event shows a variety of equipment, products, and, […]