Swiss Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 1st quarter of 2019 – domestic and foreign demand support growth

Switzerland’s GDP rose by 0.6 % in the 1st quarter of 2019. Growth was driven primarily by increasing domestic demand. Foreign trade also provided positive impetus. Value added grew in most sectors. Switzerland’s GDP rose by 0.6% in the 1st quarter of 2019, after increasing by 0.3% (revised) in the previous quarter.* As in other … More Swiss Gross Domestic Product (GDP) 1st quarter of 2019 – domestic and foreign demand support growth

IFAI Outlook 2019 Conference explores sustainability, military and future opportunities

Targeting the future was the goal of the 2019 Outlook Conference, sponsored by Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI). This year’s Outlook Conference, held May 6-8 at the beautiful Ritz-Carlton Reynolds, Lake Oconee in Greensboro, Ga., attracted 111 textile manufacture leaders, who gathered for education and updates on government relations, economics and sustainability. “The USIFI advisory … More IFAI Outlook 2019 Conference explores sustainability, military and future opportunities

Verified Block-Pattern by Hohenstein

Verified block-pattern development with HohensteinWe work closely with you to develop your desired fit, incorporating insights from research and industry to ensure mobility, comfort and a visually appealing look in every size Fits in all sizes: the Hohenstein Quality Label “Verified Block-Pattern”. If your product has the quality label “Verified block-pattern”, you are making it … More Verified Block-Pattern by Hohenstein

Tech cold war with China worth the inconvenience

By guest author Eli Lake, heis a columnist with Bloomberg Opinion and the feature was published in  Post and Courier Make no mistake: The U.S. decision to blacklist Chinese telecom giant Huawei Technologies Co. will cause short-term economic pain. U.S. chipmakers such as Qualcomm Inc. have already announced they would not be selling to Huawei … More Tech cold war with China worth the inconvenience

AATCC announces new Package for Standard Detergent

AATCC 1993 Standard Reference Detergent has been made with the same formulation for more than 25 years. It is still a good representation of home laundering detergent—no phosphates and no sodium perborate. Its consistency means you can compare test results from previous seasons. There is no plan to change the detergent, but you may soon … More AATCC announces new Package for Standard Detergent

Beyond the Downturn: Recession Strategies to take the Lead

Today, TextileFuture is making use of one of the latest strategic report of Bains Company on Recession Strategies. The authors are Tom Holland and Jeff Katzin. Tom Holland is a partner in Bain’s Accelerated Transformation business. Jeff Katzin is a partner in Bain’s Performance Improvement practice. They are based, respectively, in San Francisco and New … More Beyond the Downturn: Recession Strategies to take the Lead