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Knitting Trade Journal e-bulletin 27.09.16 Print
Tuesday, 27 September 2016


Tricot machines ideal for velvety textures

Obertshausen - With velvet expected to be a key part of 2016-17 autumn/winter season, warp knitting machine builder Karl Mayer offers various options for producing the fabric on its high-speed tricot machines.

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Lenzing develops new knitwear 'softness' test

Paris - Lenzing has developed a new testing mechanism designed to demonstrate the softness of fibres such as Modal, which is increasingly used in 100 per cent form in knitwear.

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Shima Seiki to host California knitting workshop

Wakayama - Shima Seiki USA, the US-based subsidiary of Japanese flat knitting machine manufacturer Shima Seiki will hold the 2nd edition of its 'Global 3D Knitting Seminar & Workshop' at its Showroom and Training Center situated In the California Market Center in Los Angeles later this month.

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Seamless design for fashion students

Misgav - A new collaboration between activewear manufacturer Delta Galil and one of Israel's leading fashion and textile schools is aiming to introduce students to curre

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Lycra unveils 3D sizing app for hosiery buyers

Dornbirn –Invista has revealed more details behind its the new ‘Lycra Fit Finder’ technology, which enables legwear shoppers to make more accurate sizing choices through a 3D modelling app, writes Tommy Lee in Dornbirn.

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Groz Beckert hosts international conference

Albstadt - Groz Beckert welcomed more than 160 international delegates to its recent international textile conference, held at its company headquarters in Albstadt, Germany.

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

This issue includes a comprehensive preview of the upcoming ITMA Asia + CITME exhibition across both the warp and weft knitting sectors 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 September-October 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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