NUS team converts cotton fabric waste to aerogel

2018/01 29 08:01

Courtesy: National University of Singapore Scientists from the National University of Singapore (NUS) Faculty of Engineering have developed a fast, cheap and green method to convert cotton-based fabric waste, such as unwanted clothing, into highly compressible and ultralight cotton aerogels. The team demonstrated the use of this material to keep military water bottles cold and […]

L Catterton launches joint venture between GXG & 2XU

2017/12 03 16:12

L Catterton Asia, the Asian unit of the largest consumer-focused private equity firm, has launched a joint venture between two of its portfolio companies – GXG, the Chinese menswear fashion group, and 2XU, a leader in premium compression activewear from Australia. The move will make the two companies capitalise on the fitness and sportswear market […]

DHL to gain from GST, digitisation, e-commerce in India

2017/11 27 07:11

The goods and services tax (GST) regime, digitisation and e-commerce will lead to greater opportunities for DHL Express’ India operations, according to its CEO Ken Allen, who foresees a significant rise in cargo movements between India and China. The company sees strong growth potential within and outside the Indian market, said its Asia Pacific CEO […]

LF Logistics chosen as warehouse service provider

2017/10 14 13:10

Courtesy: LF Logistics LF Logistics has been chosen by Frost & Sullivan as the 2017 Asia-Pacific Regional Warehouse Service Provider of the Year. LF Logistics’ warehouse service portfolio is designed to provide efficient, eco-friendly, and cost-effective solutions. This has enabled the company to establish successful partnerships with major international brands and retailers. The award was […]

Over 600 delegates attend ICA Singapore trade event

2017/10 12 08:10

More than 600 delegates are attending the trade event by International Cotton Association (ICA) in Singapore. From ginners and growers to spinners and merchants, the event has brought together the major players in the cotton industry, offering all delegates the chance to network, meet colleagues and attend lectures by international speakers. The two-day event that […]

RIL bags DuPont safety & sustainability award

2017/09 09 12:09

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) is one of the 7 companies to bag DuPont safety and sustainability awards for commitment to excellence in safety and sustainability. These awards recognise outstanding initiatives aimed at enhancing workplace safety, sustainability and operational effectiveness. The winners were announced at an award ceremony in Singapore. RIL, the largest private sector corporation […]

DyStar achieves four of its six 2020 sustainability goals

2017/08 30 09:08

Courtesy: DyStar In its 2016 sustainability performance report, DyStar, a leading dyestuff & chemical manufacturer and solution provider, offering colorants, specialty chemicals and services, has highlighted its success in achieving four of its six 2020 sustainability goals. It aims to reduce resource consumption and corresponding waste outputs by 20 per cent of 2011 levels. DyStar’s […]

ThreadSol to organise Apparel Tech-Up in Bangladesh

2017/08 23 09:08

ThreadSol, the pioneer in enterprise material management for sewn products’ industry, is set to arrange Apparel Tech-Up, a technology seminar, at Radisson Blu in Chittagong, Bangladesh, on August 26, 2017. Leading garment manufacturers, technocrats, and top technology providers will explore a range of pivotal subjects for the future of garment manufacturing. The discussions will be […]

Cradle to Cradle Certified Gold products use Dystar dyes

2017/06 09 04:06

Courtesy: Dystar Cradle to Cradle Certified Gold products are using the dyes of Dystar, a leading dyestuff and solutions provider offering a complete range of colourants, auxiliaries, and services for customers. Reaffirming its commitment to environmental and human health, the company has bagged a gold-level material health certificate for its apparel dyes selection. The Cradle […]

L Catterton Asia combines Maaji with Seafolly

2017/04 05 12:04

L Catterton Asia, the Asian arm of the world's largest consumer-focused private equity firm L Catterton, which was formed in 2016 through the partners UNM Clothing hip of Catterton, LVMH and Groupe Arnault, has announced the creation of the leading global swimwear and beach lifestyle platform by combining Australian swimwear brand Seafolly with Colombian brand Maaji. L Catterton […]

Over 300 delegates attend Fuze Fashion Technology 2017

2017/03 24 13:03

Courtesy: Fuze Technology Fashion 2017Over 300 delegates from Singapore,Southeast Asia,Korea,China,the US and South Africa attended the first ever Fuze Fashion Technology was recently held in 2017 that Singapore. The event sought to explore and offer new insights into some of the exciting opportunities for businesses to drive future innovation and business growth through the use […]

Flex & MAS Holdings develop smart clothing

2017/03 11 15:03

A new 'Firefly' activewear is all set to make running, bicycling and working on construction site much safer. The Firefly is the result of collaboration between Flex and MAS Holdings to innovate technologies whic FascinationMeh enable integration of the Intelligence of Things into clothing, and more natural, intuitive interactions between people and technology. The partnership was […]