Cotton trader acquires Fountain Set stake The state-owned Chinatex Corp, Hong Kong?s largest cotton trader, has bought a major stake in knitted fabric manufacturer Fountain Set, according to local press reports.
Terrot responds to changing trends Terrot?s approach in recent months has been to ensure it delivers workable and practical circular knitting technology solutions to its customers. This applies across its entire range of machines ranging from its niche models, such as its latest double jersey, electronic jacquard machines to its recently upgraded open-width technology, both of which are now available in their finest ever gauges.
Wacoal buys UK lingerie firm Japan's Wacoal is targeting expansion in the USA and Asia for the UK-based premium lingerie and swimwear manufacturer Eveden Group, which it is set to buy for ?148 million.
Insider's Guide to Sustainable Cotton: NOW PUBLISHED Published by MCL Global, producers of Ecotextile News, Sustainable Nonwovens and Knitting Trade Journal, this invaluable, 136 page A5 hndbook covers the ecological impact of cotton production and the environmental challenges that this presents going forward.
Advertising feature: Santoni gets technical with seamless knitwear Following its continued investment in technical research and development, Italy?s Santoni has expanded its range from the production of knitting machines for underwear to the very latest cutting-edge developments for seamless knitwear, medical and sports outerwear.
NEW ISSUE: sign up to see a sample of the contents of the most recent magazine. Out now, the latest issue of Knitting Trade Journal includes the latest news, features and analysis on the most recent developments across the knitting and hosiery industries. As well of details of all the latest knitting technology currently available on the market, this issue explores the rise of seamless knitwear in the sportswear industries. It also includes a detailed look at German technology suppliers including an interview with Heinz Peter Stoll, managing director of H. Stoll GmbH & Co. Knitting Trade Journal also meets the people behind a new UK-based? knitwear manufacturing venture.
Call us on: +44 1977 708488 for a sample copy or click the link below to subscribe