The UV STANDARD 801 celebrates its 20th anniversary

The unique testing process developed with Hohenstein tests the sun protection factor of textiles in a practice-focused and realistic manner under typical usage conditions and makes an important contribution to consumer safety 2018 marks the 20th anniversary since the introduction of UV STANDARD 801. This test process calculates the UPF (Ultraviolet Protection Factor), which is … More The UV STANDARD 801 celebrates its 20th anniversary

A 2020 Campaign Message: The Robots are coming

A 2020 Campaign Message: The Robots are coming Among the many, many Democrats who will seek the party’s presidential nomination in 2020, most probably agree on a handful of core issues: protecting DACA, rejoining the Paris climate agreement, unravelling President Trump’s tax breaks for the wealthy Only one of them will be focused on the … More A 2020 Campaign Message: The Robots are coming

Google Chief Economist Hal Varian argues Automation is essential

Hal Varian, chief economist at Alphabet Inc.-owned Google, is optimistic about the overall impact of automation on the worldwide economy. Automating routine, predictable tasks will help mitigate the effects of a tight labour market over the next decade, said Dr. Varian, speaking at a symposium on behavioural analytics and big data hosted by the Council … More Google Chief Economist Hal Varian argues Automation is essential

Avoiding the hidden hazards of Industry 4.0

By Guest Authors Ian Colotla , Damon Bland , Claudio Knizek , and Daniel Spindelndreier from Boston Consulting Group The promise of Industry 4.0 is real. New digital technologies enable manufacturers to capture significant value through improvements in flexibility, productivity, quality, speed, and safety. Indeed, it is essential for companies to implement these technologies in … More Avoiding the hidden hazards of Industry 4.0

SOFILETA goes out for glamour launching a sophisticated, glossy look knitwear range using NAIA™ CELLULOSIC YARN

Just over a year after the launch of NAIA™ cellulosic yarn, Sofileta is writing a new page in its history with the development of an exclusive range of super-soft, fine knits with a glamorously glossy finish, on show at Première Vision, February 13-15, 2018. The latest addition to the range of cellulosic yarns, Naia™, developed … More SOFILETA goes out for glamour launching a sophisticated, glossy look knitwear range using NAIA™ CELLULOSIC YARN