ITMA 2019 Sustainable INNOVATION AWARD FINALISTS unveiled

CEMATEX, the European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, has unveiled the finalists of the second ITMA Sustainable Innovation Award The award comprises two categories: ITMA Industry Excellence Award which celebrates the collaboration of ITMA exhibitors and their customers, and the ITMA Research & Innovation (R&I) Excellence Award for Master’s students of R&I Pavilion exhibiting institutions. … More ITMA 2019 Sustainable INNOVATION AWARD FINALISTS unveiled

Marc Jacobs International launches new line: The Marc Jacobs

Marc Jacobs International announces the launch of the newest division of the brand with the arrival of The Marc Jacobs; a line of RTW, bags, shoes, jewellery and accessory items that celebrate the eclectic and individual approach to getting dressed.  “We wanted to do something that is unlike the collections we are already doing, in … More Marc Jacobs International launches new line: The Marc Jacobs

Portion of the annual remuneration of the members of the Board of Directors of Suominen Corporation be paid in shares

The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of Suominen Corporation held on March 19, 2019 resolved on the following annual remuneration payable to the members of the Board of Directors for the year 2019: Chair EUR 60000, Deputy Chair EUR 37500 and other members EUR 28000. Further, it was decided that 40 % of the annual remuneration … More Portion of the annual remuneration of the members of the Board of Directors of Suominen Corporation be paid in shares

Gerber Technology makes On-Demand Fashion real with the Waldrip Collection

It is challenging for a designer to compete and maintain pace with the speed of change in fashion today. Many are dependent upon traditional development cycles, supporting creativity but slow in moving from inspiration to finished garment. This model has become increasingly risky, as consumer trends shift quickly leaving brands with inventory exposure and business … More Gerber Technology makes On-Demand Fashion real with the Waldrip Collection

Outdoor Business Climate Partnership takes Climate Concerns to Capitol Hill

On May 23, 2019, the Outdoor Business Climate Partnership (OBCP) joined more than 76 companies on Capitol Hill to advocate for immediate and bipartisan climate action, specifically, putting a price on carbon. OBCP members are Snowsports Industries America (SIA), National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) and Outdoor Industry Association (OIA). This newly formed alliance among the … More Outdoor Business Climate Partnership takes Climate Concerns to Capitol Hill

Coats launches Better Cotton Initiative TM certified thread

Coats, the world’s leading industrial thread company, has launched two new 100% cotton products. Tre Cerchi Vero TM and Tre Cerchi Vero+ TM are both certified by the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) as being made from sustainable raw materials. Adrian Elliott, President, Apparel and Footwear, Coats, said: ‘As our customers strive to achieve their sustainability … More Coats launches Better Cotton Initiative TM certified thread