ICAC Researcher of the Year Award 2018 – Applications are Invited

In 2009, the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC) started an annual award “ICAC Cotton Researcher of the Year Award”. The award raises the importance of research to the cotton industry and provides international recognition for exceptional achievements. Researchers from universities and public sector research organisations can apply for the award directly or through their heads … More ICAC Researcher of the Year Award 2018 – Applications are Invited

BASF breaks down the 2017 automotive colours market

With the “BASF Colour Report For Automotive OEM Coatings”, BASF’s Coatings division provides a global analysis of the colour distribution in the 2017 automotive market. Globally, white maintains its strong position in all segments and still is the number one colour with a market share of almost 40 percent. Together with black, gray, and silver, … More BASF breaks down the 2017 automotive colours market

From 2019 Messe Friedrichshafen will have a new outdoor platform

In an internal voting process, a majority of members of the European Outdoor Group (EOG) have voted to hold the OutDoor trade show in Munich from 2019. This means that Messe Friedrichshafen will hold the forthcoming 25th edition of the OutDoor trade fair (June 17-20, 2018) for the last time together in the existing EOG … More From 2019 Messe Friedrichshafen will have a new outdoor platform

Airopack acquires manufacturer of Airofiller equipment and secures additional funding

Airopack Technology Group AG (“Airopack”), manufacturer of the Planet Friendly Aerosol, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Scholle IPN Equipment B.V. (“SIPN Equipment”), the Airopack production partner for its full range of filling equipment (“Airofiller”). Airopack has also secured additional debt and lease facilities from Rabobank to fund the acquisition of SIPN Equipment and … More Airopack acquires manufacturer of Airofiller equipment and secures additional funding

News from AATCC

2018 new AATCC Laundering Conditions approved In January 2018, several AATCC research committees approved revised test methods with aligned, standard laundering conditions. These conditions will be applied to additional methods over the following months and are not expected to change again for some time. The standard conditions will ensure more repeatable testing within and among … More News from AATCC

Indian Minister of State for Textile visited Karl Mayer

Indian government representatives got information about the state-of-the-art textile machinery building company in Obertshausen, Germany On 9th February 2018 KARL MAYER welcomed the Indian Minister of State for Textiles, Mr. Ajay Tamta, at its Development Center in Obertshausen. The government representative was accompanied by Mr. Anant Kumar Singh, Secretary Government of India, Ministry of Textiles, … More Indian Minister of State for Textile visited Karl Mayer