Invista selects Barcelona for international legwear forum Showcasing its latest innovations for hosiery and socks under the LYCRA fibre brand, Invista will hold its second ?LYCRA fibre Moves? forum in Barcelona in September to coincide with this year?s ITMA exhibition.
Longer shog distance extends raschel flexibility Producers of smooth lingerie, clothing and tulle fabrics now have an increasing number of design options after Karl Mayer extended the patterning possibilities of one of its raschel machines.
Electronic shift boosts Shima Seiki Flat knitting machine builder Shima Seiki benefitted from a combination of increased exports to emerging markets and growth in both the US and Europe to record net sales of JPY 30,996 million for the first nine months of 2010, up 24.9% quarter on quarter.
High value fabrics inspire Dogi turnaround A year and a half is a long time in the textile industry. Just ask elastic fabric manufacturer Dogi which after a dismal 2009, swung to a profit in 2010, completing a remarkable turnaround for a company that declared insolvency just over 20 months ago.
South America and Asia drive fabric and yarn markets The resurgence of the global yarn and fabric sectors continues to gather pace with the latest quarter showing a strong performance from spinners and fabric manufacturers in Asia and South America, fuelled by growing demand from European and US brands and retailers.
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