Bolger & O’Hearn to Showcase DSM Resins, New Website and Next-Gen Stormproof Water Repellent at Techtextil NA 2019

Bolger & O’Hearn, Inc. Specialty Chemicals, (B&O) will showcase DSM Resins, introduce their new corporate website and continue launching B&O’s new “Stormproof/Breathable” durable water repellent, OmniBloq™,  at Techtextil NA 2019.  The media and public are invited to visit Bolger & O’Hearn in Booth 1635 to learn more. Techtextil NA 2019 takes place at the Raleigh … More Bolger & O’Hearn to Showcase DSM Resins, New Website and Next-Gen Stormproof Water Repellent at Techtextil NA 2019

U.S. Aurora to showcase North American Wide Width Finishing and Bleaching capabilities at Techtextil NA 2019

While other US textile manufacturing plants have shuttered or moved overseas, Aurora Specialty Textiles Group, Inc. (Aurora) has spent the last five years investing in a new state-of-the-art, North American manufacturing operation strategically equipped with next-generation wide width (up to 130″) bleaching, finishing, fabric skewing and coating technologies. That investment is paying off for their … More U.S. Aurora to showcase North American Wide Width Finishing and Bleaching capabilities at Techtextil NA 2019

The Famous Knitting, Hosiery & Textile Skills in Yiwu

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the YiwuTex exhibition has been upgraded to a province-wide fair – the Zhejiang International Trade Fair for Textile and Garment Industry (ZhejiangTex, China). It is organised by Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd. Co-Organisers are Adsale Exhibition Services (Shanghai) Ltd. and Yiwu China Commodity City Exhibition Co., Ltd. Leveraging on the city’s strengths in … More The Famous Knitting, Hosiery & Textile Skills in Yiwu

USDA – Vietnam Cotton and Products Update and Commodity Report 2018

Report Highlights Post estimates Vietnam’s cotton imports in marketing year (MY) 2017/2018 up to 1.5 million metric tons (MMT), a 26 percent increase over MY16/17, as Vietnam’s spinning sector continues to expand alongside its textile and garment industry. In MY18/19, FAS/Vietnam forecasts Vietnam’s cotton imports up 10 percent over the previous year. U.S. cotton continues … More USDA – Vietnam Cotton and Products Update and Commodity Report 2018

Innovation through sustainability: Sympatex launching a highly-breathable new line of footwear in time for Lineapelle

Replacing chemically-produced PU foam with recycled textiles further reduces ecological problems in the shoe industry, providing the shoe a better eco-footprint. At this year’s Lineapelle (February 20-22, Milan), Sympatex (Hall 22P, Booths M11-M19 / N12-N20) will premier a new line of functional materials for footwear in which PU foams commonly used in the lining of … More Innovation through sustainability: Sympatex launching a highly-breathable new line of footwear in time for Lineapelle

AATCC publishes International Standard for Resistance of E-Textiles

AATCC research committee RA111, Electronically-Integrated Textiles, recently approved its first evaluation procedure! AATCC EP13, Evaluation Procedure for Electrical Resistance of Electronically-Integrated Textiles, is one of the very first international standards for e-textiles. The procedure provides detailed instructions for measuring resistance of e-textiles—a key indicator of functionality. It also includes guidance and calculations for determining change … More AATCC publishes International Standard for Resistance of E-Textiles