Lenzing reappoints Stefan Doboczky as CEO

2017/12 16 15:12

Stefan Doboczky Lenzing Group, a supplier of global textile and nonwovens industry with high-quality, botanic cellulose fibres, has announced in its meeting on December 13, 2017, that the Supervisory Board of Lenzing AG has decided to reappoint Stefan Doboczky as chief executive officer. The new contract will begin on June 1, 2018, and runs until […]

Palmers Textil hands over warehousing operations Fiege

2017/12 12 15:12

Courtesy: Fiege Austria’s largest textile enterprise, Palmers Textil, has handed over its warehousing operations to the contract logistics provider Fiege. Around one million items and the décor warehouse plus shop fittings have already been moved to the Fiege logistics centre in Vienna. Before this, Palmers had run its own warehouses in Wiener Neudorf itself. Fiege […]

Revenue at Lenzing grows 9.4% in nine months of FY17

2017/11 16 04:11

Courtesy: Lenzing The consolidated revenue of Lenzing has been recorded at €1,726.6 million for the first nine months of 2017, up 9.4 per cent. This increase is mainly attributable to higher prices for all three fibre generations. The company is continuing the implementation of its Group strategy sCore TEN in order to further expand the […]

Zimmer Austria successfully partakes in IFAI US expo

2017/10 21 08:10

Zimmer Austria booth at IFAI 2017; Courtesy: Zimmer Austria Zimmer Austria, a leader in machines for textile and carpet finishing (digital printing systems, flat screen and rotary screen printing, coating systems, steaming, washing, drying), recently participated in the IFAI (Industrial Fabrics Association International) expo, held from October 15 to 18, 2017, at Dallas, US. The […]

Lenzing Group unveils Tencel Luxe lyocell filament

2017/10 10 07:10

The Lenzing Group, supplier of high-quality, botanic cellulose fibres for textiles and nonwovens companies, has unveiled a new product, Tencel Luxe branded lyocell filament, at a recent event in Paris. The Tencel Luxe filament is a new milestone in the implementation of the company’s sCore TEN strategy, with Lenzing entering the filament market. The branded […]

Traceable Lenzing EcoVero fibres for sustainability

2017/10 01 18:10

Courtesy: Lenzing Lenzing EcoVeroTM branded viscose fibres from Lenzing, with its state-of-the-art identification technology, are helping eco-responsible fashion retailers and brands become more transparent, keeping up with demands of sustainability-minded consumers. Well known retailers are now teaming up with Lenzing to advance their sustainability strategies. Society's environmental awareness has been growing steadily over the last […]

RadiciGroup is set to partake in 56th Dornbirn MFC event

2017/09 14 07:09

RadiciGroup, a leading Italian company active as a chemicals, plastics, synthetic fibres, and nonwovens producer, is set to participate at the 56th Dornbirn Man-made Fibers Congress (MFC), in Austria, on September 14, 2017. Dornbirn-MFC, the Europe-centred innovation platform for the fibre industry, is being held from September 13 to 15, 2017. At the event, the […]

Lenzing opens Application Innovation Centre in Hong Kong

2017/09 13 08:09

The Lenzing Group, a leader in high-quality, botanic cellulose fibres for the global textiles and nonwovens industry, is setting a milestone to enhance its cooperation with partners along the value chain by opening a new Application Innovation Centre (AIC) in Hong Kong. New applications for Lenzing fibres will be developed and tested at the new […]

DNV, UNIDO launch tool to reduce water usage

2017/09 02 17:09

Courtesy: United Nations Industrial Development Organization DNV and the United Nations Industrial Development Organisation (UNIDO) have launched a new tool to help the textile industry manage water consumption in a more sustainable manner. Water scarcity affects more than 40 per cent of the global population, a number which is projected to rise. Water is an […]

Lenzing FY17 first half revenue climbs 11%

2017/08 25 10:08

Courtesy: Lenzing For the first half of the financial year 2017, Lenzing Group headquartered in Austria, has recorded 11 per cent rise in the revenue with a total of €1,149.1 million. The company's consolidated EBITDA was up 38.8 per cent to €270.7 million, corresponding to an EBITDA margin of 23.6 per cent in comparison to […]

Dornbirn-MFC 2017 records increase in participants

2017/07 23 10:07

Courtesy: Dornbirn Man-Made Fibers The Dornbirn-MFC 2017, the European-led innovation platform for the fibre industry, will be held from September 13 to 15, 2017, in Austria. The event functions as a generator of ideas and networking agent, with more than 700 participants from 30 nations contributing to the success of the event. This year, the […]

Over 100 presentations to mark Dornbirn-MFC Congress

2017/07 06 13:07

Courtesy: Dornbirn-MFC Over 100 expert presentations – 50 per cent from industry and 50 per cent from the academic world – on topics such as fibre innovations, and fibres, textiles and nonwovens for healthcare and hygienic applications, protective applications and sports and leisure wear will mark the Dornbirn-Man Made Fibres Congress, being held during September […]