ThreadSol & TGMA to start tech revolution in Thailand

2018/06 17 15:06

Courtesy: Threadsol ThreadSol has joined hands with the Thai Garment Manufacturers Association (TGMA), which supports research and development in the Thai garment industry, to introduce innovative tech into the Thailand Ready Made Garment (RMG) sector. ThreadSol is a technology leader for the global apparel industry using Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Big Data. As a first […]

Bureau Veritas’ Thailand lab gets accredited

2017/12 25 15:12

Courtesy: Bureau Veritas Bureau Veritas, a leading testing, inspection and certification provider for the consumer and electrical/electronic products industry, has disclosed that its Thailand laboratory, recently opened in Bangkok, has obtained ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation. The new Thailand laboratory is the latest addition to Bureau Veritas’ network for softlines and leather goods. Strategically situated in Bangkok, […]

Indorama Ventures Q2 2017 revenue up 11%

2017/08 09 12:08

Polyester yarns; Courtesy: IVL Global chemical producer Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) has delivered year-on-year revenue growth of 11 per cent in second quarter of 2017. The company’s revenue increased to $2,089 million during April-June quarter. This was despite planned turnarounds that led to a 4 per cent fall in production to 2,223 million […]

ThreadSol to bring fabric solutions to Thailand

2017/06 27 08:06

ThreadSol, an enterprise material management provider for the sewn products industry, has announced that it will showcase its fabric cost-saving solutions at Garment Manufacturers Sourcing Expo 2017 (GFT), to be held in Bangkok from July 5-8. ThreadSol will demonstrate its complete range of solutions including IntelloBuy and IntelloCut at the expo. ThreadSol's enterprise material management […]

Indorama Ventures acquires fibre manufacturer Trevira

2017/05 09 08:05

Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) has announced that through its indirect subsidiary Indorama Netherlands BV, it has signed a definitive share purchase agreement with Sinterama S.p.A. its joint venture partner to acquire its 25 per cent stake in Trevira Holdings GmbH in Germany. With this acquisition, IVL will hold 100 per cent of Trevira. […]

Khongboon, Smartrac & Blue Bite launch smart activewear

2017/05 08 10:05

Courtesy: Smartrac Global swimwear company, Khongboon Group, has launched a new women's brand, Khongboon Activewear (KBA) in partnership with Smartrac, a leader in innovative RFID products and IoT solutions, and Blue Bite, a digital experience engine. The activewear line utilises the latest NFC technology to deliver mobile engagements throughout the lifecycle of each item. Each […]

Indorama Ventures sales revenue up 25% in Q1 2017

2017/05 08 10:05

Courtesy: Indorama Ventures On a year-on-year basis, sales revenue was up 25 per cent and production was higher by 24 per cent at Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL). Core EBITDA for the company grew by 60 per cent to THB 7,681 million ($221.74 million). The superior performance is a reflection of the strategic fit […]

Thomas D’Innocenzi of Nova Advisors to represent VT Group

2017/04 25 06:04

Thomas D'Innocenzi, founder of Nova Advisors, has entered into an agreement to represent VT Group to US outdoor apparel and sportswear brands. VT Group with multiple manufacturing locations in Myanmar and Thailand is based in Bangkok and has a 35-year history providing OEM and ODM manufacturing in outdoor and sportswear apparel to top labels worldwide. […]

Transfer Tech purchases EFI’s textile printer

2017/03 14 16:03

Courtesy: FespaElectronics For Imaging (EFI) a complete range of presented advancedTextile technologies at the Fespa Asia exhibition that was recently held in Bangkok. The centrepiece of the exhibit was an EFI Reggiani Next Textile printer that was purchased by a leading supplier to sportswear apparel producers,Muang Samutsakorn,Thailand-based Transfer Tech Co. Ltd. The industrial Textile printer,which […]

Net profit at Indorama Ventures zooms 145% in 2016

2017/02 21 17:02

Net profit at Thailand headquartered and Aloke Lohia led Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) zoomed 145 per cent year over year to Baht 16.2 billion in 2016 Core EBITDA also ascended at each of the business divisions, of which at the PET segment grew 19 per cent, the Fibres segment IFascinationMeNcreased 8 per cent […]