Knitwear sector hoping to benefit from UK textile plan UK Secretary of State for Business Vince Cable will today be joined by British designer Sir Paul Smith and David Wootton, the Lord Mayor of the City of London, to back a plan which could help resurrect the UK textile manufacturing sector and create up to 200,000 new jobs.
Knitting machinery suppliers sign up to ShanghaiTex2013 Despite initial concerns voiced over the level of European participation, several leading suppliers of knitting machinery and ancillary equipment have already signed up to attend the 16th International Exhibition on Textile Industry (ShanghaiTex 2013), which will take place at the Shanghai New International Expo Center, Pudong, Shanghai, China from 10-13 June,
New twisting option from Agteks Agteks has added to its range of DirectTwist Multi Series, the cone-cone, multi function twisting machine that allows the user to operate each spindle independently increasing both the machine?s flexibility and capability.
Mountaineers opt for ThermoCool Well-known extreme climber and skier Benedikt B?hm, team member of the Advansa ThermoCool & Dynafit sponsored Hi-Speed mountaineers has succeeded in conquering the world's eighth highest mountain Manaslu, in Nepal.
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