Indonesia offers good warp knitting prospects An increase in demand for spacer fabrics as well as the continuing strength of the lace market have marked Indonesia as a key growth area for warp knitted textiles.
New flat-knits showcase takes shape Premiere Vision has revealed more information about its new Knitwear Solutions initiative, the new dedicated space for flatbed knit collections that will make its debut in September
MicroModal Edelweiss in yarns and fabrics Hermann B?hler of Switzerland and Austria?s Arula Textile Solution are the first manufacturers to present samples of Lenzing?s MicroModal Edelweiss which can be used in 100% form in knitwear.
Redgrave teams up with CmiA on sock project British sporting legend Sir Steve Redgrave, who won gold medals at five consecutive Olympic Games, has launched a new sock collection with Cotton Made in Africa (CmiA), which helps to fight against poverty and environmental degradation in sub-Saharan Africa. The socks will be made by a renowned, UK-based sock knitting specialist.
Ruia acquires Hawick Knitwear stake UK textile firm Ruia Group has purchased a 50% stake in Hawick Knitwear in a deal that should spur growth in both the Borders-based firm?s private label and own-brand businesses.
Seminar to highlight high-speed garment production Santoni?s Patrick Silva will be amongst the speakers at this month?s SpinExpo seminar programme with a presentation that will outline the key role that the new compact version of the company?s renowned Mec-Mor Variatex machine can play in today?s fast moving knitwear market.
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