Toray to launch sustainable Suede Nonwoven

Toray is to introduce an environmentally friendly non-woven material with a suede texture “Ultrasuede® BX” realizing the World’s Highest Level of Plant-Based Raw Material Content Toray Industries, Inc., (headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; President: Akihiro Nikkaku; hereinafter referred to as “Toray”) today announced that it would introduce “Ultrasuede® BX”, a non-woven material with a suede texture which … More Toray to launch sustainable Suede Nonwoven

U.S. additive manufacturing apprenticeship now available

While traditional manufacturing jobs may be declining, they are being replaced by advanced manufacturing positions requiring skills in such things as 3D design and additive manufacturing. In fact, those types of jobs are booming – the problem is that the field is growing so quickly that the workforce cannot quite keep up. 3D printing has … More U.S. additive manufacturing apprenticeship now available

Coats invests in revolutionary sustainable digital thread dyeing technology

Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread manufacturer, has become a strategic investor in Twine Solutions, an Israeli based technology start-up which has developed a revolutionary digital thread dyeing system. Coats is investing USD 5 million for a 9.5 % share in the company and a seat on the Board. Twine has created the world’s first … More Coats invests in revolutionary sustainable digital thread dyeing technology

When the auditor’s visit is actually welcome

Every business needs auditors, to monitor and check finances and administration – but it has to be said that a visit from them is not always greeted with eager anticipation! In fact, there is often a degree of nervousness at the likelihood of difficult questions and high expectations. However, it’s a different story when USTER … More When the auditor’s visit is actually welcome

Researchers develop tough Hydrogels for 3D Printing Applications in repairing load-bearing Soft Tissues

The water-swollen polymer networks we know as hydrogels have many applications in the biomedical industry, but in order to use them to repair and regenerate load-bearing soft tissues, such as cartilage, blood vessels, and tendons, we need to create tougher biodegradable hydrogels. This is just what a collaborative team of researchers from the University of Twente, Utrecht … More Researchers develop tough Hydrogels for 3D Printing Applications in repairing load-bearing Soft Tissues

New path of PG DENIM

The new denim company created by the visionary mind of R&D Head Paolo Gnutti, next week participation at the first edition of DENIM PREMIERE VISION – LONDON (December. 5-6 – @The old Truman Brewery) BOOTH F31. After its long-life experience as R&D Head of ITV denim, Paolo Gnutti has moved the creative area of its … More New path of PG DENIM