Fibres & Yarns
The exhibition for fashion fabrics, accessories, and textile will welcome 297 exhibiting companies, showing an increase by 14% over January 2014.
Fabrics from the company’s new underwear collection include a wide range of abstract motifs, colourful blends, and fusion of elements, styles and ideas.
Jessica Schreiber, Programme Manager of re-fashioNYC, is one of the participants at Texworld USA, a leading trade fair for fabrics, trims and accessories.
Safil intends to uphold the principles of the bluesign system, also encouraging its suppliers to increase their efforts.
If demand for Tencel fibres continues to develop as expected, the Lenzing Group will likely construct an additional Tencel jumbo production plant.
One of the latest company’s developments is Q-NOVA, a new microfibre made of polyamide 6.6, which is 99% derived from recycled material.
The company displayed an SSM FM1 preciflex manual high-speed parallel winder and an SSM NOVA-CS conventional single covering machine.
From knitting machines to shoe upper machines, the market is at the forefront of a new technological revolution, say Shanghaitex 2015 organisers.
Read the latest entry by Carlo Volpi to find out about a designer, who knitted herself a boyfriend, and other intriguing ideas.
Both the exhibitor and visitor figures represented new records for the show, making it the largest in the event’s history.