Personalities

Top management change at Santex Rimar Group SANTEX RIMAR GROUP shareholders announced on June 6, 2018 top management change and appoint Simone Rancan, former SMIT CEO, as new CEO of SANTEX RIMAR GROUP ensuring continuity and a smooth transition after the leadership of Stefano Gallucci. Simone Rancan started his career in Sperotto Rimar and afterwards … More Personalities

3D Printing – German Audi expects to reduce prototyping lead times by up to 50 % in the production of tail light cover

Israeli 3D printing developer Stratasys Inc. announced on June 7, 2018 an agreement with German carmaker Audi. The company’s Plastics 3D Printing Center in Ingolstadt will use Stratasys’s full-colour, multi-material 3D printer – the Stratasys J750 – to innovate its design process and accelerate design verification. Audi expects to reduce prototyping lead times by up … More 3D Printing – German Audi expects to reduce prototyping lead times by up to 50 % in the production of tail light cover

Vein-like patterns produce a vibrant design – LACE.EXPRESS lace with bourdon cord by Karl Mayer

The OJ 59/1 B and OJ 83/1 B LACE.EXPRESS models are the latest technical innovations in jacquard multibar raschel machines from KARL MAYER, a company that is developing its lace products all the time. A pattern was developed in time for the ITM exhibition in April 2018 in Istanbul, which allowed the LACE.EXPRESS to demonstrate … More Vein-like patterns produce a vibrant design – LACE.EXPRESS lace with bourdon cord by Karl Mayer

Free Webinar – Take your LCA to the next step – calculate your circularity! (June 21, 2018)

Find out how to calculate the Material Circularity Index (MCI) for your products using GaBi Software. Easily quantify the circularity of your products and services in line with the Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s methodology. Benchmark and communicate the performance of your products from a circularity approach with our new tool Why attend the webinar: Get a … More Free Webinar – Take your LCA to the next step – calculate your circularity! (June 21, 2018)

Wool activewear a new global fashion fad

Leading athleisure companies are experimenting with growing acceptance of wool activewear and the properties associated with it. Be it wool’s softness and odour-resisting properties, brands like Adidas and Lululemon are making sure the trend catches on. Added to this, wool’s inherent properties such as breathability and moisture-wicking capabilities are slated to drive the growth of … More Wool activewear a new global fashion fad