ISPO latest: Mec-Mor machine opens up sportswear possibilities
Santoni has produced a new take on sportswear thanks to its Mec-Mor CMP machine with this innovative seamless tracksuit top [pictured] made from recycled polyester that has been knitted in one piece. The zip was simply added later.
Following a brisk programme of investment in knitting and finishing machinery at hosiery manufacturer Courtaulds, the company?s flagship Pretty Polly brand is continuing its growth in the US with a new initiative with womenswear brand alice + Olivia.
Chinese knitwear company Minerva Knitted Fashion Co., Ltd, which has sales of over US$10 million and supplies brands such as Gap and Ann Taylor, has been accidently identified as a polluting textile mill, after a mix-up by local Chinese government officials. John Mowbray reports.
Forecasts remain stable as fabric and yarn output improves
Despite lower output in Europe, world fabric production increased in the third quarter of 2012, buoyed by increased production levels in Asia and South America, according to the latest report from the ITMF.
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