Flat knits find a niche in the sports equipment sector
Textile engineering company Fabdesigns, Inc., which specialises in engineering knitted fabrics for apparel and footwear, has developed the next generation of knitted textiles for the sports equipment sector using Stoll flat knitting machines.
Hosiery market boosted by older and plus size consumers
The global hosiery industry is expected to reach US$37 billion by 2020, driven by a rise in demand for hosiery from older and plus size consumers, strong growth in sales from e-commerce and increasing demand for more comfortable and stylish hosiery.
UK textile manufacturer Wooltex are looking for a technical dyer with several years practical experience of dyeing wool and polyester yarns, following a multi-million pound investment in a new dyeing and finishing facility.