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ITMA returns to Barcelona in 2019

The European Committee of Textile Machinery Manufacturers, CEMATEX, has announced the 18th edition of ITMA, the world's largest exhibition of textile and garment machinery technology, will be held in Barcelona in June 2019.

Shima Seiki

Shima Seiki USA to host advanced knitting seminar

Shima Seiki U.S.A. INC., the U.S. subsidiary of Japanese flat knitting machine manufacturer Shima Seiki Mfg., will hold an "Advanced 3D Knitting Seminar & Workshop" during the grand opening of its new showroom and training facility.

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Busi Giovanni

Patent award for Busi Twin sock knitting technology

Italian sock knitting machine builder Busi Giovanni has been awarded a European patent for its Twin Layer model.

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Knitting machine investment

Fabric manufacturer plots huge knitting machine investment

Sri Lankan circular knitter South Asia Textile Industries Lanka has begun an overhaul of its machinery portfolio with an investment of more than Rs 1 billion (around $7M) expected to include the latest knitting technology from Italy's Santoni and Singapore's Unitex.

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Pratibha Syntex

Circular knitter scoops global sustainability award

Indian circular knitter Pratibha Syntex has been honoured with the Global Leadership Award in Sustainable Apparel (GLASA) 2015 for its all-encompassing approach to water efficiency and economic development.

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Knitwear Solutions

Knitwear Solutions welcomes new exhibitors

Six new knitwear manufacturers joined more than 40 returning companies at this month's Knitwear Solutions show in Paris which took place alongside Premiere Vision exhibitors.

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Knitting Trade Journal

LATEST ISSUE: The July-August printed edition of Knitting Trade Journal, the leading technical magazine for the global knitting sector, is now available.

This issue includes a round up of the latest knitting technology and ancillary equipment, market trends and analysis.

This issue includes a feature on the current trend towards re-shoring in the United States, a detailed look at the latest warp knitting technology now available as well as profiles of leading knitting mills.

This issue also explores technical textiles with reports on the latest innovations and new products in this increasingly popular sector from both the European edition of Techtextil and Techtextil USA.

There are also reports from some of the latest trade shows from our correspondents at key exhibitions, including the latest yarns trends from Pitti Filati as well as look at some of the latest news from the dyeing and finishing sector.

The July-August issue also features all the latest, and original, industry news, insight, new patent developments.


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