The sizeable Milliken and Company is about to get bigger

Related Keywords: acquisition, apparel, fabric, innovation, manufacturer, Milliken, Polartec, technology, Textile, workwear

United States
The sizeable Milliken and Company is about to get bigger
Summary: 
Milliken to expand performance textiles through acquisition. Polartec deal will also add to fleece, workwear and military apparel capabilities. The diversified textile manufacturer has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Polartec, a global brand that develops performance textiles for outdoor and military apparel, from Versa Capital Management. The acquisition is expected to close this month. Financial terms of the transaction

The sizeable Milliken & Company is about to get bigger.

The diversified textile manufacturer has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Polartec, a global brand that develops performance textiles for outdoor and military apparel, from Versa Capital Management.

The acquisition is expected to close this month. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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Teijin develops 100 percent recycled cotton-like polyester yarn

Related Keywords: apparel, cotton, fabrics, fashion, fibres, polyester, technology, Teijin, UV protection

Japan
Teijin develops 100 percent recycled cotton-like polyester yarn
Summary: 
Teijin Frontier, the Teijin Group’s fibres and products converting company, has developed a new cotton-like high-performance polyester material for athleisure fashion. The new material has been developed to combine the look and texture of cotton with superior properties for moisture absorption, quick drying and UV protection. Notably, the cotton-like features are achieved with polyester

Teijin Frontier, the Teijin Group’s fibres and products converting company, has developed a new cotton-like high-performance polyester material for athleisure fashion.

The new material has been developed to combine the look and texture of cotton with superior properties for moisture absorption, quick drying and UV protection. Notably, the cotton-like features are achieved with polyester filament yarn, not a staple fibre. What’s more, Teijin Frontier’s new material is eco-friendly because it is made with recycled raw materials.

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Toray makes a break through in Nylon Textile Technology

Related Keywords: Airtastic, Dermizax, nylon, Perfluorooctanoic acid, PFOA, technology, Textile

United States
Toray makes a break through in Nylon Textile Technology
Summary: 
Toray Industries has created a new nylon textile using the textile manufacturer’s NanoDesign technology. Despite using a DWR treatment (with lower environmental cost), the latest innovation from the giant delivers high water repellency. How? The textile’s structure has microscopic slits running lengthwise on the yarn. Water-repelling treatments fill these slits below the outside diameter of the yarn, also making the treatment more

Toray Industries has created a new nylon textile using the textile manufacturer’s NanoDesign technology. Despite using a DWR treatment (with lower environmental cost), the latest innovation from the giant delivers high water repellency.

How? The textile’s structure has microscopic slits running lengthwise on the yarn. Water-repelling treatments fill these slits below the outside diameter of the yarn, also making the treatment more abrasion-resistant.

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Growth in modern textile industry of Yorkshire

Related Keywords: Burberry, growth, Industry, modern, OBE, technology, Textile, Yorkshire

United Kingdom
Growth in modern textile industry of Yorkshire
Summary: 
The growth of Yorkshire’s booming modern textile industry has the potential to lead worldwide, industry leaders say, held back only by the search for new career entrants. The creative industry has seen huge

The growth of Yorkshire’s booming modern textile industry has the potential to lead worldwide, industry leaders say, held back only by the search for new career entrants.

The creative industry has seen huge global growth, the region’s manufacturers have told The Yorkshire Post, developing a reputation for quality while leading advances in technology.

Ahead of a festival across Kirklees to showcase opportunities, they warn that the only aspect hampering global recognition is a persistent image of Yorkshire’s ageing textile past.

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Biocrystal innovation stole the show at Interzum 2019

Related Keywords: Biocrystal, innovation, Interzum, PillowPad, SleePad, technology, Textile

Germany
Biocrystal innovation stole the show at Interzum 2019
Summary: 
Biocrystal® innovation at interzum – just what the market needs. BC Tech company from Croatia was exhibiting at the Interzum fair held last week in Cologne, Germany. With approximately 75 000 people visiting the fair, the company was exhibiting

Biocrystal® innovation at interzum – just what the market needs

BC Tech company from Croatia was exhibiting at the Interzum fair held last week in Cologne, Germany.

With approximately 75 000 people visiting the fair, the company was exhibiting the Biocrystal® innovation with its upgraded forms of application, and even further possibilities of implementation into various kinds of end products.

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ITMA Countdown – Focus Industry 4.0

Related Keywords: digital, machines, production, technology, Textile

Germany
ITMA Countdown – Focus Industry 4.0
Summary: 
On the occasion of a VDMA press conference themed “ITMA countdown” in Frankfurt, speakers from member companies Lindauer DORNIER, Herzog and Mahlo showed how Industry 4.0 solutions are going to impact the textile process chain and what technologies visitors can expect to see at ITMA 2019. The products examples of the respective companies made

Herzog: Organic start of Industry 4.0 scenarios with an app
Mahlo: Better production results with digital help
Lindauer DORNIER: An addition to personalized services

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Wearable technology is on the cusp of a major transformation

Related Keywords: apparel, clothing, fabrics, fashion, forecast, Garments, innovation, technology, Textile, wearable tech

United States
Wearable technology is on the cusp of a major transformation
Summary: 
How many times have you seen a headline around “smart clothing” or “wearable tech” and you’ve been disappointed that the product doesn’t look so wearable at all? Personally, I don’t have enough fingers

How many times have you seen a headline around “smart clothing” or “wearable tech” and you’ve been disappointed that the product doesn’t look so wearable at all? Personally, I don’t have enough fingers to count the amount, quite honestly. Despite being sold as "wearable", much of the time, wearable tech is cumbersome and awkward, and never really works as intuitively as you'd like.

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Arville and Svegea finding new ways in innovation

Related Keywords: apperals, Arville Textiles, coating, fabric, Garments, Spain, Svegea, Sweden, technology, Textile, weaving

United Kingdom
Arville and Svegea finding new ways in innovation
Summary: 
Arville Textiles has recently taken delivery of a new wide-width bias cutting and winding line in order to meet the demand for advanced technical textiles that are employed in a range of components by the aerospace

Arville Textiles has recently taken delivery of a new wide-width bias cutting and winding line in order to meet the demand for advanced technical textiles that are employed in a range of components by the aerospace and automotive industries.

The line is being supplied by Svegea of Sweden, a member of TMAS, the Swedish textile machinery association.

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Rabatex Lines-Up Innovative Weaving Preparatory Technologies at ITMA 2019

Related Keywords: data management, production, Rabatex, technology, Textile, Warping Machine

India
Rabatex Lines-Up Innovative Weaving Preparatory Technologies at ITMA 2019
Summary: 
High speed Sample Warping Machine suitable for yarn range between 5 to 500 Tex. Sectional Warping Machine has user friendly advance software & data management. Single End Sizing Machine offers 4, 8, 12 and 16 spindle configurations. India based and innovation driven company

High speed Sample Warping Machine suitable for yarn range between 5 to 500 Tex

Sectional Warping Machine has user friendly advance software & data management

Single End Sizing Machine offers 4, 8, 12 and 16 spindle configurations

India based and innovation driven company, Rabatex Industries has lined-up the latest and innovative
weaving preparatory technologies including battery operated material handling equipment in a 72
square metre stall at ITMA 2019 in Barcelona in Hall no. 4, Booth no. D215.

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A new printing technique developed by researchers

Related Keywords: 3D printing, China, e-textiles, fibers, nanotube, New York, Phoenix, printing, research, San Francisco, technology

China
A new printing technique developed by researchers
Summary: 
One of the ways researchers are making wearable technology less bogged down by electronic equipment and more user-friendly is by developing fabrics with electrical capability built in. A research team led by Yingying Zhang, a professor in the Department of

One of the ways researchers are making wearable technology less bogged down by electronic equipment and more user-friendly is by developing fabrics with electrical capability built in.

A research team led by Yingying Zhang, a professor in the Department of Chemistry at Tsinghua University in China, has made progress in this area with the development of a one-step 3D-printing technique that prints flexible electronic fibers onto fabrics and textiles.

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