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Lenzing launches new sustainable viscose fibre
Austria - Lenzing has developed EcoVero, a new fibre, which it says, will meet the increasing demand for environmentally friendly viscose, a product widely used in the knitwear sector.
Trevira offers hybrid yarns for knitted spacer fabrics
Frankfurt - Trevira responded to the growing demand for hybrid yarns with a new development for the production of knitted spacer fabrics and filament yarn specialties for other technical and functional textiles.
Coats to showcase latest developments at Techtextil
Uxbridge - Coats, the industrial thread and yarn manufacturer, will be bringing together its Performance Materials and Apparel and Footwear products on a single stand at next week's Techtextil exhibition.
Südwolle and Cordura launch performance yarns
Nurnburg – German wool yarn producer Südwolle Grouphas teamed up with Invista’s performance fabric brand Cordura to create a collection of merino wool yarns blended with nylon 6.
Woolmark reinforces commitment to designers and textile mills
Sydney - The Woolmark Company is reinforcing its commitment to supporting emerging design talent by enhancing the prize money for the prestigious International Woolmark Prize.
Synthetic yarn market remains buoyant across Asia
Shanghai - The demand for synthetic and fancy yarns is growing across the Asian knitting sector with many mills attracted by keen pricing and technological developments.
New Meryl yarn counts for knitting sector
Blanes - Nylstar has added to its family of Meryl yarns, its polyamide 6.6 yarns which, available in particularly fine counts, are finding increasing applications across the knitting sector.
H&M fails in elastic patent appeal
London - Retail giant H&M has failed with a patent appeal against a UK elastic manufacturer over the designof a tubular fabric for use in underwired garments such as bras.
Elastane market will be worth $10b by 2022
Portland - The global elastane fibre market is expected to reach US$10,482 million by 2022, registering a CAGR of 8.8% during the period 2016-2022.
Korean spinner swoops for Buhler
Georgia - A Korean cotton spinner has signed an agreement to acquire Buhler Quality Yarns, the American subsidiary of Swiss yarn maker Hermann Buhler,
Invista mulling Lycra sale
Wilmington - Invista has released a statement confirming it is exploring strategic alternatives for its Apparel & Advanced Textiles business.
Versatility, lightness and function form the new yarn generation
Florence - The knitting world met in Florence at the 80th edition of Pitti Filati where 110 brands, 15 of which from abroad, presented the new Spring Summer 2018 collections, writes Angela Cavalca.
Lenzing launches new recycled Tencel fibre
Paris - Lenzing has developed a new Tencel variant based on cotton scraps and wood. Known as Refibra, the new development is described as the first cellulose fibre featuring recycled material on a commercial scale.
Woolmark showcases the best of wool activewear at ISPO
Frankfurt - Taking advantage of the explosive growth in demand for sportswear and activewear, and in particular the opportunity for wool as a technical fibre to meet increasingly demanding consumer needs for comfort and performance, The Woolmark Company has unveiled its latest edition of The Wool Lab Sport at this week's ISPO exhibition.
Nylon and merino blends for luxury sportswear
Migdal Ha’emek - Nilit has partnered with merino wool yarn specialist LincSpun to create a new fabric for the sportswear, footwear, and seamless garment sector.
Unifi sales dip as domestic market slows
Greensboro - Unifi, Inc. the manufacturer of textured synthetic and recycled yarns, has posted a slight dip in sales for its second quarter and also warned of margin pressure in its international sector.
Nilit unveils new fibre trends
Migdal Ha’emek - Nilit, the speciality nylon fibre manufacturer, will launch its Autumn/Winter 2018-2019 Trendbook at the ISPO Munich Sports Business Show and Tüyap Istanbul Yarn Fair next month.
Eastern unveils new cellulosic yarn
Paris - Eastman has launched a new cellulosic yarn, which, as well as offering comfort and easy-care characteristics, is also said to be a highly sustainable manufacturers of intimate apparel and casualwear.
Italian yarn firm has it covered
Castel Goffredo - One of Italy's most renowned textured yarn suppliers says the key to its success is maintaining a good balance between tradition and innovation in its products.
Unifi expands manufacturing base to Vietnam
Greensboro - Unifi, Inc. is continuing to expand the global reach of its Repreve recycled fibre with a new manufacturing partnership in Vietnam.
 
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