Zimmer Austria shows digital printing system at SGIA forum

2017/12 11 05:12

Zimmer Austria, a leading machine manufacturer for digital printing, coating, steaming, drying, and functionalisation, and a broad range of sample, lab and washing machines, presented the Colaris digital printing system for VAT and pigment inks at the AATCC/SGIA digital textile printing conference in Durham, NC, which was held on November 28, 2017. Speakers Thomas Kloebl […]

Lululemon Athletica posts 14% rise in revenue in Q3 FY17

2017/12 11 05:12

Courtesy: Lululemon There is an increase of 14 per cent in the net revenue of Canadian athletic apparel retailer Lululemon Athletica for the third quarter of fiscal 2017, at $619.0 million. On a constant dollar basis, net revenue increased 12 per cent. For the reported period, total comparable sales increased 8 per cent, or increased […]

Mimaki to show digital textile printers at Heimtextil 2018

2017/12 11 05:12

Mimaki, developer of wide-format inkjet printers and cutting machines for the sign/graphics, apparel, and industrial markets, will partake in Heimtextil 2018, the global tradefair for home and contract textiles, in Germany, from January 9 to 12, 2018, in hall 6.0, stand D10. The company will be displaying direct-to-textile and sublimation transfer printers. This year, Mimaki […]

Oeko-Tex to show Made In Green label at Heimtextil

2017/12 11 05:12

Oeko-Tex, the consumer sustainability label that indicates that textiles have been tested for harmful substances & manufactured in eco-friendly facilities, has announced that its Made in Green label is set to be presented at Heimtextil 2018, the international tradefair for home and contract textiles, in Germany, from January 9 to 12, 2018, in hall 8.0, […]

UK GDP growth to stay steady but subdued: CBI

2017/12 11 05:12

The gross domestic product (GDP) in the United Kingdom (UK) will grow at a rate of 1.5 per cent in 2017 and 2018 and 1.3 per cent in 2019, with the tepid 2017 growth continuing next year, projects the Confederation of British Industry (CBI), UK's top business organisation providing a voice for firms at a […]

Japan may see higher share of B2C e-comm in retail sales

2017/12 11 05:12

The growth of business-to-consumer (B2C) e-commerce in Japan between 2017 and 2022 is expected to be driven by an increase in online spending per shopper and mobile shopping, along with factors like reduced delivery time, popularization of shopping activities on social networking platforms and expansion of product range, according to a report. While the country’s […]

Future Group deploys TXT Retail’s merchandising suite

2017/12 11 05:12

Courtesy: TXT Retail TXT Retail, an Aptos company and provider of end-to-end merchandise lifecycle management (MLM) solutions, has announced that Future Group, one of India’s leading business conglomerates, has successfully deployed TXT Retail’s MLM solution across its Big Bazaar chain, India’s popular hypermarket, and its fbb fashion retail stores in 220 Indian cities. Future Group […]

Sniace restarts production at viscose fibre factory

2017/12 11 05:12

Sniace, a producer of cellulose and viscose fibre for textile applications, from raw materials of renewable origin, has restarted production lines at its factory in Torrelavega, an industrial hub in the autonomous community of Cantabria in northern Spain. This will enable Sniace group to increase the quality and range of its viscose fibre products.The factory […]

Dollar Industries launches new protective wear range

2017/12 11 05:12

Courtesy: Dollar Industries Kolkata based innerwear manufacturer and marketer Dollar Industries has announced the launch of a new range of protective wear that highlights the need to take care of the skin during dry season. The Dollar thermal range incorporates four product segments namely Dollar Ultra Magic, Dollar Ultra Thermals, Dollar Esteem and Dollar Winter […]

ExxonMobil, ITQ find new material to separate ethylene

2017/12 11 05:12

Scientists fromExxonMobiland the Instituto de Tecnologia Quimica (ITQ) in Valencia, Spain have discovered a potentially revolutionary new material that is able to separate ethylene from ethane. This could result in up to 25 per cent reduction in both process energy needs and carbon dioxide emissions associated with the production of ethylene. ExxonMobil and ITQ researchers […]

Fashion company Joy deploys Futura retail & EPOS systems

2017/12 11 05:12

Courtesy: Futura retail Lifestyle and fashion firm, Joy, which operates online and via 20 outlets across the UK, has deployed retail management and EPOS systems from Futura Retail Solutions, to drive better business resilience and head-office decision-making. Futura supplies retailers with affordable POS, merchandising, stock control, and CRM system, to improve customer experience. With system […]