John Lewis reports most successful sales day in history on Black Friday

Black Friday, which fell on November24, also saw the group record its busiest ever hour for online trading The John Lewis Partnership (Department Store in the U.K.) celebrated its most successful sales day in history on Black Friday 2017, helping the retailer achieve its best ever week. On Thursday, January 11, 2018, the group said … More John Lewis reports most successful sales day in history on Black Friday

Great success for the in-house “Additive manufacturing for the textile industry“ conference at Karl Mayer

The organizer of this event was the Textile Research Institute Thüringen-Vogtland e.V. (TITV), the cooperation partner was Karl Mayer. With this meeting, the two innovation drivers of the textile industry have really hit the mark: „We want to create the exchange between the two worlds, namely between the additive manufacture as a young discipline of … More Great success for the in-house “Additive manufacturing for the textile industry“ conference at Karl Mayer

Iran’s textile sector sees upward trend in exports

Iran’s textile and leather sector’s exports value have increased by 18 % to USD908 million during the first eight months of the current fiscal year (started March 20, 2017). The sector covers textile and clothing products, shoe and leather products as well as carpet, according to Masoud Kamali Ardakani, director general of TPOI Trade Promotion … More Iran’s textile sector sees upward trend in exports

Marks and Spencer ends mainland online operations in retreat from China

British retailer, known affectionately as ‘M&S’ in the UK, announced it will close its online shop on Tmall, ending a retail presence in mainland China that dates back to 2008 British retailer Marks and Spencer said it plans to soon end its online operations in mainland China, citing the complexity and cost of trading on … More Marks and Spencer ends mainland online operations in retreat from China

Functional Clothing Conference brings AIRBUS expert to India

The Functional Textiles and Clothing Conference is scheduled for February 9 – 12, 2018 at IIT Dehlhi, News Delhi, India Last two decades have seen immense developments in the field of medical, military, sports and workwear, which have opened up new areas leading to market diversification for textile and clothing sector. Research and development in … More Functional Clothing Conference brings AIRBUS expert to India

Real-Time Mill Performance Monitoring – Anytime and Anywhere

In spinning mills, short reaction times and fact-based measures are crucial to increase the efficiency of machines. Rieter offers an application for smartphones which provides real-time key data about production, quality and energy – the Rieter Alert and Cockpit Module. It is a unique tool to monitor the mill performance 24/7, from anywhere and quickly … More Real-Time Mill Performance Monitoring – Anytime and Anywhere