Industry Talk

Shipments of textile yarn machinery to China fall as those to Vietnam soar reflecting shifts in sourcing patterns

31st October 2014 0 comment
The fall in shipments to the industry in China reflected a shift in sourcing away from the country, according to a new report from the global business information company Textiles Intelligence.

Orders for Italian textile machinery are up in foreign markets

31st October 2014 0 comment
Raffaella Carabelli, President of ACIMIT said Italian manufacturers are concerned about the situation in domestic market.

Mujjo presents Refined Touchscreen Gloves

30th October 2014 0 comment
The updated design includes a leather wrist closure and cuff, grip dot patterns on the palms, and an integrated fleece lining.

Hanesbrands reports continuing profit growth

30th October 2014 0 comment
The company raised its full-year adjusted EPS guidance for the third time this year based on quarterly results.

The Woolmark Company releases its Wool Care Guide app

30th October 2014 0 comment
The app is designed to easily explain to consumers what different logos and detail the steps to make caring for the wool apparel easy.

St. John CEO steps down

29th October 2014 0 comment
Temporarily taking over the role of CEO will be Bernd Beetz, whilst the search for a new CEO starts immediately.

Polo shirt manufacturer gets China’s first STeP accreditation

29th October 2014 0 comment
The manufacturer carried out the assessment required for STeP certification, including the company audit, in just a few weeks.

Karl Mayer offers new weft-insertion machine with zero-waste production

28th October 2014 0 comment
The machine processes carbon, glass, basalt, aramid and high-strength polyester fibres, whilst making maximum use of the yarns, with no waste.

MarediModa 2014 promotes European quality

27th October 2014 0 comment
With a focus on the European production, garment makers from the Euro-Mediterranean area will offer alternatives to the more exotic productions.

Shima Seiki to hold private exhibition in London

27th October 2014 0 comment
On display will be the newest version of the 3D design system, as well as the latest Wholegarment knitwear samples.