IFAI Expo 2019

Early Bird Rates End June 26, 2019 IFAI Expo 2019 takes place Oct. 1-4 in Orlando, FL, USA. The Early Bird Rate deadline is approaching fast, and those who wish to save on their Expo registration must do so by June 26. This year’s Expo is held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, … More IFAI Expo 2019

DyStar commits to the collective effort of driving the textile and leather industry toward sustainable production

As a strong advocate of sustainable production, DyStar is pleased to join the ZDHC Foundation, which manages the Roadmap to Zero Programme with the aim of phasing out hazardous chemicals in the textile, apparel, footwear and leather value chain by promoting safer chemistry and driving innovation. This initiative is a collective effort from the Global … More DyStar commits to the collective effort of driving the textile and leather industry toward sustainable production

World Circular Economy Forum

The third annual World Circular Economy Forum took place in Helsinki, Finland from June 3 – 5, 2019. Check out these five companies that are closing the loop on sustainable solutions. With the current usage of plastics, by 2050 the world’s oceans will contain more plastic than fish. Hence, circularity and sustainable solutions cannot go … More World Circular Economy Forum

Khaadi goes 100 % Digital with Tukatech Fashion Technology

Khaadi, a top fashion brand in Karachi, Pakistan eliminates paper pattern-making from product design and development using fashion technology solutions from Tukatech Khaadi, a top fashion brand in Karachi, Pakistan eliminated paper pattern-making from product design and development using fashion technology solutions from Tukatech. Khaadi’s team of nearly 60 fashion and textile designers use TUKAcad … More Khaadi goes 100 % Digital with Tukatech Fashion Technology

Finnish researchers are looking to catch lightning in a bottle with their recycling solution

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland has successfully demonstrated a chemical recycling technology that promises to provide an environmentally friendly alternative to incineration. It is estimated that 40–60 per cent of plastic waste ends up being incinerated in Finland due to the technical limitations of mechanical recycling. The quality of plastic deteriorates as the number … More Finnish researchers are looking to catch lightning in a bottle with their recycling solution

US Retail sales look strong, with a solid gain in May and upward revision to prior month

By guest author Greg Robb, Senior Economics Reporter of Market Watch Worries of economy weakening fade as retail sales now up three months in a row The numbers: Reports of the death of the American consumer were greatly exaggerated after U.S. May retail sales data rose at a healthy pace and the decline in the … More US Retail sales look strong, with a solid gain in May and upward revision to prior month