Merz Maschinenfabrik, in collaboration with Italian yarn specialist LeMur and Germany?s Memminger IRO, has developed an adapted version of its CC4II machine to allow it to produce medical hosiery with an integrated ?support belt? made, for the first time, using an ultra-fine silicone yarn.
Eco-accreditation for Lonati sock knitting machines
Lonati has received the ACIMIT ?Green Label?, the certification program which aims to identify the energy and environmental performance of textile machinery, for some of its best selling sock and hosiery knitting machines.
Taiwan?s Su Da has been making great strides in its export business over recent years. As as well as gaining ground in resurgent markets such as the US, countries closer to home, such as Indonesia, are also proving to be popular destinations for its latest circular knitting technology.