Wakayama - Computerized knitting machine manufacturer Shima Seiki has launched its Shima Trend Archive & Forecast (staf) site, a web-based service dedicated to empowering its members with the means to search and download from a rich stock of information as well as tools to organize that information to aid in fashion planning, design and presentation.
LGL to unveil new yarn feeding system for knitting machines
Gandino - Italy's LGL will have a range of products available in at ITMA Asia + CITME including the EcoWinder, a new electronic feeder for weaving systems and the Mini, a new yarn feeder suitable for use on hosiery, large diameter circular and flat knitting machines.
Salt Lake City - Eastman Chemicals Company has launched a new bicomponent polyester fibre in partnership with Unifi, which allows for much finer fibres to knitted into performance fabrics for the active apparel market
Avocet is looking for a Colouration Manager with practical experience of dyeing both natural and synthetic fibres and blends, knowledge of a wide variety of dyestuff classes and their relevant application techniques.
A person who has previously held the role of Dyehouse Manager would suit this role.