Sports brands to go green with Sympatex in winter 2018-19

2017/12 16 15:12

Courtesy: Sympatex A large number of sports and outdoor brands will embark on the path of sustainability with Sympatex Technologies, one of the leading suppliers of high tech functional materials, in winter 2018/19. Brands such as Chiemsee, Rossignol, Billabong, DC Shoes, Pyrenex, Tierra and Woods will focus on 100 per cent recyclable and climate-neutral Sympatex […]

VIEW Premium Selection in Munich ends successfully

2017/12 15 03:12

Courtesy: Munich Fabric VIEW Premium Selection, the exclusive preview textile fair by Munich Fabric Start, which was held on December 5 and 6, 2017, ended on a successful note. A selection of international exhibitors offered top quality pre-collections for fabrics, additional, denim, sportswear, and prints at the expo. This year saw a strong network of […]

Suessen appoints Roger Albrecht as new managing director

2017/12 12 15:12

Albrecht Roger Spindelfabrik Suessen GmbH, a leading manufacturer of spinning systems and components for spinning machines and a subsidiary of the Rieter Group, has announced that the Board of Directors have named Roger Albrecht as new managing director, effective January 1, 2018. Rieter, from Switzerland, is a leading supplier of systems for short-staple fibre spinning. […]

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 […]

Karl Mayer opens new workshop in Vietnam

2017/12 11 05:12

Karl Mayer, Germany’s leading textile machinery firm, has announced that the company has officially opened the new workshop in Vietnam on November 13, 2017, after nine months of sufficient preparation. Karl Mayer, a market leader in textile machinery building, offers perfect solutions for warp knitting, technical textiles and warp preparation for weaving. On the day […]

Netherlands firm buys Gardeur out of insolvency

2017/12 07 15:12

Courtesy: Atelier Gardeur The family-run Duijndam Group from the Netherlands has signed a contract to save Gardeur Group, the tradition-rich trousers specialist based in Mönchengladbach, Lower Rhine, Germany. The aim is to stabilise supply in the short term and re-position and expand Gardeur as the German trouser brand on national and international markets in the […]

Sympatex & Pidigi talk about challenges in shoe industry

2017/12 07 15:12

Sympatex Technologies, that develops membranes, laminates, and functional textiles as well as finished products worldwide, and Pidigi S.p.A., hosted an event discussing the global challenges faced by the shoe industry. Pidigi S.p.A is in Italy and the company’s line of business includes the wholesale distribution of durable and non-durable products. The functional specialist and its […]

Trutzschler takes over full charge of combing business

2017/12 07 15:12

Trutzschler has taken over the complete responsibility for combing business from Toyota Industry Corporation, Japan. With about 3000 employees, Trutzschler is one of the world’s leading textile machinery manufacturer. Trutzschler specialises in machines, installations, and accessories for spinning preparation, the nonwovens, and man-made fibre industry. Toyota Industry Corporation, Japan, and Trutzschler GmbH Co. KG, Germany, […]

Kern-Liebers unveils OEM quality needles for sock machines

2017/12 06 14:12

Kern-Liebers has unveiled needles in high OEM quality for single cylinder hosiery machine. The company is a global technology leader for the production of highly complex strip and wire parts and assemblies. The Kern-Liebers group of companies, headquartered in Germany, develops precision products of the highest quality at over 40 locations around the world. Modern […]

Netherlands firm buys Gardeur out of insolvency

2017/12 06 14:12

Courtesy: Atelier Gardeur The family-run Duijndam Group from the Netherlands has signed a contract to save Gardeur Group, the tradition-rich trousers specialist based in Mönchengladbach, Lower Rhine, Germany. The aim is to stabilise supply in the short term and re-position and expand Gardeur as the German trouser brand on national and international markets in the […]

Gore to unveil Gore-Tex Infinium in 2018

2017/12 06 14:12

Courtesy: PRNewsfoto/WL GORE and Associates GmbH Gore will unveil new class of apparel, footwear and accessories – Gore-Tex Infinium – in 2018. The products have been developed by Gore using its extensive knowledge of "comfort science," that is how the human body reacts in concert with different climate demands, and are meant for those who […]

Kiian Digital to show disperse inks at Heimtextil

2017/11 30 07:11

Courtesy: Kiian Digital Kiian Digital,a leading manufacturer of inks for digital print, will showcase disperse inks at Heimtextil, the biggest international trade fair for home and contract textiles, which is scheduled to be held from January 9, 2018 in Frankfurt. The three-day exhibition will keep on display solutions developed for the interior textile industry. At […]