Following in the footsteps of Gap and H&M, Marks & Spencer has identified Myanmar as a potential new sourcing destination, although the UK retail giant remains concerned over the country?s lack of a suitable audit framework and sophisticated human resource management systems.
The recent edition of Yarn Expo Autumn 2014 saw an 18 per cent jump in visitors passing through its doors with all the indicators pointing to a stabilising of the cotton yarn market and a continued strong performance from the high-end fibres sector.
Sinkerless knitting machine order signals re-start of Terrot Italy
Operations at former circular knitting machine builder Pilotelli are back underway in earnest with the company, acquired by rival Terrot earlier this year, delivering machines encompassing its latest sinkerless technology to a Belgian customer.
NEW ISSUE - KNITTING TRADE JOURNAL - NOVEMBER - DECEMBER
The NEW November-December printed edition of Knitting Trade Journal, the leading technical magazine for the global knitting sector, includes a report from our visit to Italian sock knitting machine builder Busi Giovanni, FIMAST show review, global underwear market analysis, and an insight into new Karl Mayer technology.
The November-December issue also features all the latest, and original, industry news, insight, new patent developments as well as show reports from our correspondents at key exhibitions.