Archroma’s Colour Atlas making strategic partnerships

2017/12 15 03:12

Courtesy: Archroma It has not been even two years since the launch of its Colour Atlas, and Archroma has formed strategic partnerships with some best known international trend forecasters, influencers and educators in fashion and home décor space. Archroma, a global leader in colour and specialty chemicals, has pioneered custom colour engineering in textile and […]

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, […]

Archroma Color Management service partners with FIT

2017/12 11 05:12

Courtesy: Archroma Archroma Color Management service, a unit of Archroma, has partnered with the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) and its textile development and marketing department by building Archroma Color Center. The centre will enable students to utilise leading-edge industry colour management tools for their design projects and hands-on-training expertise. Archroma has donated the key […]

Archroma’s EarthColors grab public attention

2017/12 03 16:12

Courtesy: Archroma Archroma, leader in colour and specialty chemicals, has launched EarthColors, dyes made from recycled plant waste. Archroma’s EarthColors range has grabbed public attention for being the Gold Winner of the OutDoor Industry Award 2017, Sustainable Innovations category. These are patented plant-based dyes, sourced from up to 100 per cent renewable resources. Archroma developed […]

Zund releases Zund Cut Center version 3.0

2017/12 03 16:12

Zund Systemtechnik AG, Switzerland’s textile machinery firm that specialises in manufacturing digital cutting systems, has released version 3.0 of its comprehensive Zund Cut Center (ZCC) software suite. It offers enhanced registration methods for greater productivity and browser-based dashboard for remote access to all performance and production data. Zünd has expanded its already comprehensive software suite […]

Mouvent appoints Reto Simmen as CBO

2017/11 29 08:11

Courtesy: Mouvent/Reto Simmen Mouvent, a new company focused on digital print using pioneering digital technology headquartered in Switzerland, has announced that the company has appointed Reto Simmen as its chief business officer (CBO). Mouvent aims to develop intelligent digital printing technology enabling digital printing on textiles, labels, foil, folding carton, and more. Simmen is a […]

ILO-IFC-Disney project enhances factory working conditions

2017/11 28 08:11

Better Work, a collaborative programme of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the World Bank Group’s International Finance Corporation (IFC), recently completed a year-long project on increasing awareness among supply chain intermediaries of how to improve working conditions in factories worldwide making products for The Walt Disney Company. Better Work and Disney teamed up in […]

Uster unveils new textile fibre cleaning system

2017/11 25 08:11

The Uster Group, a leading high-technology instrument developer of products for quality measurement and certification for the textile industry, has launched the new Uster Jossi Vision Shield fibre cleaning system. The cleaning system will help nonwoven manufacturers highest quality of textile products for medical, personal care, and hygiene applications. Typically, fabrics for these sensitive applications […]

Mouvent to show TX801 digital printer at ShanghaiTex expo

2017/11 19 05:11

Courtesy: Mouvent Mouvent, a new company focused on digital print using pioneering digital technology headquartered in Switzerland, is making its textile exhibition debut at ShanghaiTex 2017, to be held from November 27 to 30, 2017, in China, in booth G01, hall W5. The company will demonstrate the TX801 8-colour multi-pass digital textile printer at the […]

Kathmandu ties up with Archroma to use Earthcolors dyes

2017/11 16 04:11

Archroma’s EarthColors is a line of patent-pending plant-based dyes; Courtesy: Archroma Switzerland-based Archroma, a global leader in colour and specialty chemicals, recently announced its first-ever collaboration with Kathmandu, the New-Zealand-based outdoor brand. Kathmandu selected Archroma and its EarthColors range of plant-based dyes sourced from renewable resources to create a new capsule collection of the brand’s […]

Schoeller Textil bags Design Preis Schweiz 2017/18 award

2017/11 16 04:11

Schoeller Textil AG, a leading textile firm focused on sustainable development and production of innovative fabrics and textile technologies based in Switzerland, has bagged the Design Preis Schweiz 2017/18 award on November 3, 2017, for excellent Swiss Design in the textile category. The company got the award for its heated fabric, E-soft-shell. E-soft-shell is a […]

ASICS partners bluesign; strengthens chemical management

2017/11 16 04:11

ASICS Harajuku flagship store in Japan; Courtesy: ASICS ASICS Corporation, a designer and manufacturer of sporting goods, has announced a strategic partnership with Swiss bluesign technologies as the first Japanese brand to accelerate the use of sustainable materials and chemicals in its products. ASICS will utilise bluesign’ industry-leading assessment tools for chemical management throughout its […]