Fibres & Yarns

Tencel in Paris – Increased capacity gives knitwear a sporting chance

1st October 2014 1 comment
Tencel capacity has been expanded hugely with the coming on stream of the state of the art giant production plant for Lyocell fabrics.

Shima Seiki to exhibit new flat knitting machinery at OTM 2014

1st October 2014 0 comment
The SVR is a workhorse machine that becomes the new industry standard with the latest in computerised flat knitting technology.

Indian warp knitted fabric mill saves on human capital

1st October 2014 0 comment
Goyal Knitfab was looking for a solution on its e10x-ERP platform to decrease the paper work due to the increased production efficiency.

Nagata Seiki launches full automatic toe linking machine

29th September 2014 0 comment
The company exhibited two prototype machines at the FIMAST 2014 international textile machinery and accessory trade show that took place from 17-20 September in Montichiari, Italy.

Shima Seiki exhibits digital printing technology at Viscom Italia 2014

26th September 2014 1 comment
The company will exhibit its latest flatbed inkjet printing machine designed to provide beautiful full colour printing on a variety of fabrics.

Lenzing chief steps down

26th September 2014 0 comment
After stepping down, Friedrich Weninger will continue to serve as a consultant for the Lenzing Group in the coming years.

OTM 2014 Middle East exhibition is set to open its doors next month

25th September 2014 0 comment
The exhibition is ready to welcome leading Turkish and international technology manufacturers from 25 different countries, with around 20,000 visitors attending the event.

Cashmere World opens with its third edition in Hong Kong

25th September 2014 0 comment
This is the third edition to exhibit cashmere garments and the luxury aspect of this rare fibre before an expert and discerning public.

Premiere Vision: the heat is on – knits for warmth

24th September 2014 0 comment
Premiere Vision Paris has further underlined the importance of knitted fabrics and developments in yarns for the Autumn/Winter 2015-16, according to our knitwear expert Janet Prescott.

Interstoff Asia Essential showcases latest fashion trends in Hong Kong

24th September 2014 0 comment
Buyers can gain inspiration from the Design and Trends seminar sessions, hosted by leading fashion forecasters from Italy, US, China and Germany.