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Patricia Heidtman nominated to Bossard Board of Directors The Board of Directors of Bossard Holding AG has put for- ward Patricia Heidtman for election to the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on April 8, 2019 when Daniel Lippuner is slated to step down. Patricia Heidtman (1973), a dual Swiss-US citizen, … More Personalities

Suominen Corporation’s Interim Report (January 1– September 30, 2018): Net sales increased, operating profit declined

Highlights in July-September 2018: – Net sales increased by 2% and amounted to EUR 104.8 million (102.4). – Operating profit declined by 89% to EUR 0.5 million (4.6) due to continued price increases of raw materials and other resources and slower than expected impact of the 3P program – Cash flow from operations strengthened to … More Suominen Corporation’s Interim Report (January 1– September 30, 2018): Net sales increased, operating profit declined

Breaking News – Oerlikon announces continued strong growth momentum

22.2 % growth in Group Q3 order intake 28.9 % increase in Group Q3 sales Group Q3 EBITDA margin: 15.0 % Double-digit growth in orders and sales sustained in Surface Solutions Segment Substantial increase in sales and orders recorded in Manmade Fibers Segment Full-year guidance for 2018 confirmed Intention to nominate additional independent member to the Board of … More Breaking News – Oerlikon announces continued strong growth momentum

After first Nine Months, WACKER confirms forecast of Higher Sales and EBITDA for Full-Year 2018

Chemical sales perform strongly in the third quarter, up 11 % vs. last year, while Polysilicon sales decline 49 % amid lower volumes and prices As a result, group sales for Q3 2018 come in at EUR 2.34 billion, down 5 % YoY and 7 % quarter over quarter. At EUR 242 million, EBITDA decreases … More After first Nine Months, WACKER confirms forecast of Higher Sales and EBITDA for Full-Year 2018

Multi-faceted textile conference to explore Industry 4.0 and smart innovation

The most all-encompassing event ever to explore the impact of Industry 4.0 in textiles and apparel is set to open in Amsterdam, in November, featuring a line-up of top industry and thought leaders. Innovate Textile & Apparel is a new three-day, multi-stream business and technology conference, designed to shed light on the character and progress … More Multi-faceted textile conference to explore Industry 4.0 and smart innovation

The US-China Tariff War: Assessing the impact on Apparel, Footwear, Furniture Brands + Retailers

Newsletter of last week More facts on Greek Cotton and Spinning (Part 2) https://textile-future.com/archives/16015 Here is the Review of last week’s NEWS. For your convenience just click on the feature for fast access Awards Finalists announced for Future Textile Awards 2018 Fireworks of creativity in communication design: award ceremony with proud Red Dot laureates Climate … More The US-China Tariff War: Assessing the impact on Apparel, Footwear, Furniture Brands + Retailers