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Knitting Trade Journal e-bulletin 05.09.16 Print
Monday, 05 September 2016


Shima Seiki launches new fashion web service

Wakayama - Computerized knitting machine manufacturer Shima Seiki has launched its Shima Trend Archive & Forecast (staf) site, a web-based service dedicated to empowering its members with the means to search and download from a rich stock of information as well as tools to organize that information to aid in fashion planning, design and presentation.

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Stoll to unveil new prototype knitting machine

Reutlingen - Stoll will present a range of its latest flat knitting technology developments at October's ITMA Asia + CITME exhibition including a new prototype model.

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LGL to unveil new yarn feeding system for knitting machines

Gandino - Italy's LGL will have a range of products available in at ITMA Asia + CITME including the EcoWinder, a new electronic feeder for weaving systems and the Mini, a new yarn feeder suitable for use on hosiery, large diameter circular and flat knitting machines.

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Knits drive India's mattress ticking growth

Mumbai - India's mattress ticking industry has grown at a CAGR of 9.5 per cent between 2013 and 2016, driven by a growing demand for knitted mattress ticking fabric.

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Knitting giant honoured on Fortune list

Hong Kong - Crystal Group, one of Asia's largest knitwear manufacturers has been placed on Fortune’s “Change the World” list.

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New fibre technology for performance knits

Salt Lake City - Eastman Chemicals Company has launched a new bicomponent polyester fibre in partnership with Unifi, which allows for much finer fibres to knitted into performance fabrics for the active apparel market

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LATEST ISSUE: The July-August printed edition of Knitting Trade Journal, the leading technical magazine for the global knitting sector, is now available.

The July-August 2016 printed edition of Knitting Trade Journal, the leading technical magazine for the global knitting sector, is now available.

This issue includes a round up of the latest news from the warp knitting sector including new developments as well as interviews, market trends and analysis.

There are also reports from some of the latest trade shows from our correspondents at
key exhibitions and some of the latest developments from the fabrics
and fashion sectors.

The July-August issue of Knitting Trade Journal also features all the latest, and original, industry news, insight and new patent developments.


The 2016 media kit for Knitting Trade Journal is now available.
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