Schiaparelli Haute Couture collaborates with Canadian singer and pop icon Céline Dion

Schiaparelli announces its collaboration with multi-Grammy winning singer and pop icon Céline Dion for several of her “Céline Dion Live 2018” tour stage outfits   The Canadian legend revealed her Schiaparelli Haute Couture outfits styled by Pepe Munoz on June 27, 2018 in Tokyo. All created in the atelier of Schiaparelli couture house located 21 … More Schiaparelli Haute Couture collaborates with Canadian singer and pop icon Céline Dion

The Woolmark Company celebrates five decades of Australian-Chinese wool trade

In 2018, the Australian wool industry celebrates more than 50 years of successful wool trade with China – a relationship that has established China as Australia’s largest customer, buying about 80% of China’s wool. The Chinese textile and apparel market keeps increasing in value, partly thanks to China’s transformation into a global powerhouse following its … More The Woolmark Company celebrates five decades of Australian-Chinese wool trade

Organisers press for a move from words to action, but real change is hard to find at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit

The Copenhagen Fashion Summit positions itself as the leading summit for sustainable fashion, drawing executives and “influencers” from the fashion world each year. This year was no exception, with 1300 attendees from 50+ countries gathering in the Copenhagen Concert Hall to hear from speakers such as Simon Collins, former Dean of Parsons School of Design … More Organisers press for a move from words to action, but real change is hard to find at the Copenhagen Fashion Summit

Sustaining Momentum in uncertain times: Policy Priorities for the Global Economy

By guest author Mitsuhiro Furusawa, IMF Deputy Managing Director at Czech National Bank, Prague, Czech Republic on June 28, 2018 Introduction “Ladies and gentlemen, distinguished guests – good morning! Vice Governor Tomsik, thank you for your kind introduction. It is a great pleasure to be back in Prague – a city I first visited during … More Sustaining Momentum in uncertain times: Policy Priorities for the Global Economy

Yarn strength measurement – and protection against quality claims

Uster Technologies launches the new USTER® TENSOJET 5 Yarn producers today know that both quality and performance are essential if they are to meet the continually-rising demands of their customers in the weaving and knitting mills. Yarns must have the look, feel and functionality to satisfy these requirements. With the launch of the USTER® TENSOJET … More Yarn strength measurement – and protection against quality claims

Finnish Spinnova chooses a textile engineering specialist

Spinnova is a Finnish wood fibre company that develops ecological technology for manufacturing pulp-based textile fibre. Spinnova’s patented technology is said to save water, energy and chemicals, making wood-based textile fibre significantly more ecological than cotton or the current manmade fibres. Spinnova’s CEO Janne Poranen said that, “The missing link in this phase of our … More Finnish Spinnova chooses a textile engineering specialist