Textiles in the News

This Bill Aims to Change the “Fabric of the American Garment Manufacturing Industry”

garment workers, while also making historic investments in domestic garment manufacturing so we can not only make American, but buy American

US May 19 2022 07:17 PM

U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Hits New Milestone

: U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol, J. Crew Group Talk Cotton Transparency How U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol Is Advancing Sustainably Grown Cotton

US May 19 2022 06:12 PM

Cone Adds Wellness, Mental Health to the Denim Conversation

White Oak facility is one of two North Carolina facilities, which produce 50 percent of the company’s denim. WWD Staff Cone Denim ’s

US May 19 2022 12:29 PM

Precision Textiles Acquires New 100,000-Square-Foot Warehouse in NC

’ needs,” said Scott Tesser, CEO of Precision Textiles. Precision opened the 160,000-square-foot facility in Troy – its first domestic

US May 17 2022 09:41 PM

IFAI Selects Advanced Textiles Association As New Name

exciting time for our great association,” said IFAI Chairman Amy Bircher. “President and CEO Steve Schiffman and his staff have worked hard

US May 17 2022 05:21 PM

Kellogg's, Sustana, Sonoco Partner to Prove Recyclability of Paper Containers

. By partnering with Sustana, the leading manufacture of sustainably produced premium recycled fiber and paper, Sonoco validated the idea

US May 16 2022 06:03 PM

Teijin Automotive Technologies begins Huntington, Indiana facility expansion

needs,” Steve Rooney, Teijin Automotive Technologies CEO, and general manager of Teijin’s Composites Business Unit, notes. “This site near

GB May 16 2022 02:13 PM

Subjects for discussion at Techtextil

with partner companies. Fibre pulp recycling is also being explored. Fibrous material in nonwovens, and particularly used clothing, can be

US May 16 2022 11:33 AM

US Sen. Gillibrand introduces FABRIC Act to support garment workers

and ensuring equitable compensation for garment workers, while also making historic investments in domestic garment manufacturing so we can

US May 13 2022 06:27 PM

TSG Finishing Starts Modernization Project

TSG Finishing LLC ihas begun phase one of its project to modernize all of its primary textile finishing equipment. TSG currently relies on

US May 13 2022 04:53 PM

Milliken & Co. CEO joins NAM board

& Co., once a textile company, is a global manufacturing enterprise with a wide range of capabilities across the textile, flooring, chemical

US May 13 2022 03:16 PM

Why the USDA certification matters to Precision Textiles’ FR solutions

more natural, environmentally sensitive products,” said Scott Tesser, CEO of Precision Textiles. “This certification is yet another step in

US May 13 2022 03:51 AM

Gen Z Designs Stretch Denim for Gen Z Based on Fibers by LYCRA

cotton-like aesthetic but with no elastane at all so you can mechanically recycle that garment and get the polyester back out and the cotton

US May 12 2022 08:06 PM

HanesBrands reports progress on 2030 climate goals

Winston-Salem-based HanesBrands Inc. is making progress on sustainability goals the company hopes to reach by the end of the decade, but

US May 12 2022 06:33 PM

Teijin Automotive Technologies Breaks Ground For Huntington, Indiana, Facility Expansion

from the State of Indiana, Huntington County, and the Huntington community.” Teijin Automotive Technologies and its parent company Teijin

US May 12 2022 04:13 PM

Huntsman Textile Effects Revolutionizes Trichromatic Dyeing With Patented Blue Dye

, long-lasting textile products,” said Dhirendra Gautam, Senior Director, Global Market Strategy and Innovation, Huntsman Textile Effects.

US May 12 2022 03:41 PM

Indorama Ventures Achieves A Record First Quarter 2022 Performance As The Global Economy Continues To Recover

to 3.80 MMT. All three of IVL’s business segments grew as the company’s leading global position benefited overall in an environment of

GB May 12 2022 11:40 AM

Honour for Standard Textile

Standard Textile, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, has been selected as a 2022 US Best Managed Company, in a programme sponsored by

US May 11 2022 02:14 PM

NCTO Annual Meeting: State Of The U.S. Textile Industry Address

of shipments for U.S. textiles and apparel was $64.4 billion in 2020. U.S. exports of fiber, textiles and apparel were $25.4 billion in

US May 10 2022 05:16 PM

Bolger & O’Hearn Introduces New Dual Action Repel-&-Release DWR, Plus Will Speak, At Techtextil NA 2022

19 at the Georgia World Conference Center in downtown Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Visitors are welcome to stop by our booth on the show floor (

US May 10 2022 03:35 PM

Standard Textile Recognized As A U.S. Best Managed Company

in communities. In 2021, the company met its goal of supporting 80,000 showers by year end through Standard Textile Cares , its national

US May 10 2022 02:45 PM

TSG Finishing Begins Phase One Of Its Modernization Initiative

— TSG Finishing LLC is pleased to announce it has begun phase 1 of its project to modernize all of its primary textile finishing equipment.

US May 6 2022 12:15 AM

USDA to pay $50 million to wool and cotton manufacturers impacted by pandemic

to manufacturing personal protective equipment. Others, like Oregon-based Pendleton Woolen Mills, focused on selling products that were in

US May 5 2022 11:09 AM

Aurora Specialty Textiles Group Wins Awards for Operations Excellence and Social Responsibility

in a row, Aurora Specialty Textiles Group has won awards for outstanding business and manufacturing practices from the Valley Industrial

US May 4 2022 05:34 PM

NCTO President & CEO Kim Glas Issues Statement On USTR 301 Tariff Review

to hit rock bottom regardless of the Section 301 tariffs.” Posted: May 4, 2022 Source: National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO)

US May 4 2022 02:30 PM

HanesBrands Reflects on First Year's Progress Toward 2030 Sustainability Goals

reflecting on the past year and setting intentions for the future. For HanesBrands Inc., however, April is that time. That’s because this

US May 3 2022 10:00 PM

Pendleton Woolen Mills to open new Salem store Wednesday

The new Pendleton Woolen Mills store opens Wednesday at the Willamette Heritage Center in southeast Salem. (Ron Cooper/Salem Reporter)

US May 3 2022 04:55 PM

DuPont™ Kevlar®, Nomex® And Tyvek® To Run On Renewable Energy

are now doing even more to protect the planet” said Leland Weaver, President, DuPont Water & Protection. “Procuring renewable energy credits

US May 3 2022 01:26 PM

TRB Lightweight Structures Announces New Partnership with Kordsa

sarahk@kdm-communications.com EINPresswire.com TRB Lightweight Structures Kordsa https://trbls.com www.kordsa.com/en/ Sarah Khan

Chuck Hall elected chair of the South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance

The South Carolina Manufacturers Alliance has elected Chuck Hall, president and CEO of Barnet, as the next chair of the organization’s board

US May 2 2022 11:14 PM

Shein's chic clothing exploits the environment

are working toward 100% sustainably-sourced cotton and 100% renewable energy in owned and operated facilities by 2025. Levi’s has saved 4.2

US May 2 2022 05:58 PM

Milliken & Company Makes Forbes Best Employers for Diversity List

Milliken, visit careers.milliken.com. About Milliken Milliken & Company is a global manufacturing leader whose focus on materials science

US Apr 29 2022 09:24 PM

Milliken & Company Updates Progress on Sustainability Goals

make us uniquely Milliken,” shares Halsey Cook, president and CEO of Milliken & Company, in a statement . “We embrace not only our ability

US Apr 28 2022 12:40 PM

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets

S.C. -- Milliken & Company Tracks Progress on Sustainability Initiatives in Fourth Annual Sustainability Report Source: Milliken & Company

US Apr 27 2022 07:45 PM

Elevate Textiles Releases 2022 Sustainability Report

Sustainability Report. Elevate Textiles and its distinguished brands including American & Efird (A&E), Burlington, Cone Denim, Gütermann,

US Apr 27 2022 05:45 PM

Sustainable fashions: NCSU experts are stitching together a cleaner future with nanotech

, researchers from the College of Natural Resources and the Wilson College of Textiles have developed a process that could someday solve

US Apr 27 2022 04:22 PM

World’s Most Ethical Companies Deep Dive | Milliken & Company

Milliken & Company is a global company whose expertise in research, design, and manufacturing is seen in some 18,000 different products

US Apr 27 2022 04:20 PM

Hanesbrands Reports Sustainability Progress With Cotton, Energy and More

areas defined by the company as “People, Planet and Product.” Hanesbrands Inc., which makes everyday apparel under brands such as Hanes,

US Apr 27 2022 12:28 PM

MMI Textiles Inc. relocates to new headquarters and distribution center in Brooklyn

, tactical, medical, commercial and apparel expertise, MMI Textiles Inc. expanded its operations to accommodate growth and future endeavors.

US Apr 26 2022 11:34 PM

YKK Joins Ellen MacArthur Foundation Network

creating a circular economy,” said Asako Yoshioka, vice president of sustainability at YKK Corp. “Sustainability has been part of YKK’s DNA

US Apr 26 2022 02:47 AM

HanesBrands impacts 1.4 million lives via philanthropic initiatives in 2021

American apparel company HanesBrands Inc. released on Monday its 2021 Sustainability Summary Report outlining progress and plans towards

US Apr 25 2022 07:10 PM

The Lenzing Group Debuts Veocel Brand of Fibers in US

certified carbon neutral lyocell fiber in the world. What makes it more sustainable? [TC]: Plain and simple, it is “Lenzing know how."

US Apr 25 2022 06:29 PM

Hanesbrands Announces Progress Toward 2030 Global Sustainability Goals Impacting People, Planet And Product

a commitment to building a more sustainable business, as well as investment in the company’s associates. HanesBrands continues to monitor

US Apr 25 2022 05:43 PM

Kordsa expands to European market with new composite technologies investment

Alemdar, president of Sabancı Holding Industry Group and chairman of the board of directors at Kordsa. He highlights the company’s progress.

US Apr 25 2022 12:09 PM

Milliken Publishes Fourth Sustainability Report

Spartanburg, SC, April 25, 2022 - Milliken & Company has published its fourth annual Sustainability Report, a key reporting component in

BD Apr 24 2022 10:13 AM

Archroma and Stony Creek Colors to enter strategic partnership to produce Indigold™

the new dyestuff at scale. Archroma emerged as the ideal partner as the company is well known for its expertise in indigo manufacturing and

GB Apr 22 2022 10:31 AM

Archroma to produce IndiGold at scale

, from seed breeding and production to biomass harvest and extraction. The company has been selling its US grown indigo to denim mills since

US Apr 22 2022 08:33 AM

Milliken & Company Tracks Progress on Sustainability Initiatives in Fourth Annual Sustainability Report

and a portfolio with applications across the textile, flooring, chemical and healthcare businesses, the company harnesses a shared sense of

US Apr 22 2022 04:08 AM

Texworld NYC, Apparel Sourcing NYC and Home Textiles Sourcing Return to In-Person Shows

textiles such as organic cotton blends and Tencel; Earth-Sense, which features earthy tones and natural fibers such as cotton and hemp:

US Apr 21 2022 02:12 PM

The Force Behind the Mask: How American Ingenuity is Saving the U.S. from a PPE Disaster

by leading a nationwide enterprise for advanced fiber and fabric manufacturing innovation, enabling revolutionary new system capabilities

US Apr 21 2022 11:03 AM

Propel LLC Featured on Cover of March/April Textile World

for the US Navy, under the direction of the Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility, Natick MA, is the feature story on the cover of the

US Apr 20 2022 07:56 PM

Strong Report Card for Cotton Research and Promotion Program

generated by the Program,” he adds. The Cotton Board contracted with Forecasting & Business Analytics, LLC – a firm with significant

US Apr 20 2022 07:53 PM

Southwest Flooring Market moves to Globe Life Field

place Jan. 12-13, 2023. The company said it is pleased to welcome back Mohawk Carpet Distribution and Daltile who will be joined alongside

US Apr 20 2022 06:34 PM

Nilit Launches Sensil ByNature Bio-Based Nylon for Apparel Fabrics

Sensil ByNature Nilit , a global manufacturer of premium nylon 6.6 , has introduced Sensil ByNature, which it said significantly

US Apr 18 2022 08:38 PM

Apparel supply chains hit by perfect storm

severe congestion. To add to the apparel industry’s woes, companies importing apparel and other textile products into the US market which

US Apr 18 2022 07:35 PM

Manufacturing at its lowest growth rate since 2020

saw growth – with furniture among them. “Business continues to be strong, with incoming sales higher but still combating labor and material

US Apr 15 2022 05:10 AM

Gildan Activewear : Participates in Fashion Revolution's 2022 Transparency Campaign

®. Attachments Original Link Original Document Permalink Disclaimer Gildan Activewear Inc. published this content on 15 April 2022

GB Apr 13 2022 10:26 AM

BASF collaborates with UN on sustainable cotton

of a better way to create sustainable cotton clothing. We can trace our cotton from farm to finished product. Cotton farmers can deliver on

US Apr 11 2022 08:04 PM

Workforce, supply chain and manufacturing

businesses,” Hinks believes, and can offer “tremendous opportunity for startup companies both domestic and for international businesses to

US Apr 11 2022 08:04 PM

Centennial College receives smart fabrics funding

$2.8 Million awarded for manufacturing innovation initiative New momentum for smart textiles Smart Fabrics Summit convenes in late March

US Apr 11 2022 05:52 PM

Archer and Hexcel Partner: Ramping Up eVTOL Manufacturing

details a proposed relationship between the two companies that would see Hexcel supply Archer with carbon fiber and resin systems known as

US Apr 11 2022 04:49 PM

Uster Automatic Fabric Inspection: Data-Based Yield Improvement

— April 11, 2022 — Today’s textile markets are highly competitive, throughout the entire value chain from fiber to fabric. Customers expect

US Apr 11 2022 04:41 PM

Teijin Frontier Develops CO2 Emissions Calculator For Polyester Fiber

filaments and staple fibers production, and gradually will expand the scope to include weaved and dyed textiles products. The company also

US Apr 11 2022 10:00 AM

Teijin Frontier eco-friendly polyester staple nanofiber reinforces rubber automotive tires, hoses and belts

Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group’s fibers and products converting company, has developed an eco-friendly staple polyester nanofiber that offers

US Apr 8 2022 05:12 AM

WaveOn Partners With YKK to Join Touchlink Fastener Network

an important component for enabling new circular business models,” said Terry Tsukumo, vice president of YKK Corporation’s Global Marketing

US Apr 7 2022 09:57 PM

Archroma partners with UNCG

the launch of a collaboration with the University of North Carolina Greensboro (UNCG) and its Consumer, Apparel, and Retail Studies (CARS)

US Apr 7 2022 05:47 PM

Techtextil North America & Texprocess Americas to Reunite in Atlanta this May

Technology • Fabrics/Materials • Manufacturers • Fusing, Setting and Manufacturing Preparation • Textile Machinery • Textile Finishing

US Apr 7 2022 05:07 PM

Archer Aviation Plans To Work With Hexcel To Advance Production Capabilities

Adam Goldstein, Archer co-founder and co-CEO. Hexcel is a leading supplier of carbon fiber, honeycomb, and other composite materials for

BD Apr 7 2022 07:35 AM

Lenzing Group uncovers its 2021 sustainability report

of wood-based specialty fibers has released its sustainability report 2021 . The report emphasizes the company’s focus on carefully

US Apr 7 2022 12:16 AM

Ascend Performance Materials plans to use $80M for improvement project

?1649286968016 1900w, "> ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. -- Ascend Performance Materials plans to host a community meeting Thursday to speak about a

US Apr 4 2022 07:19 PM

Gaston College develops a new workforce

used in textile manufacturing plants. Laboratory curriculum content relies heavily on the Manufacturing and Textile Innovation Network (MTIN

US Apr 4 2022 05:34 PM

Teijin To Donate Additional Humanitarian Aid To Ukraine

40 million as humanitarian assistance from the Teijin Group in support of the many people suffering in Ukraine in addition to JPY 10 million

US Apr 4 2022 04:56 PM

Self-adjusting fabric

Teijin has developed an adaptive knitted fabric that responds to perspiration by changing its structure three-dimensionally, which increases

US Mar 31 2022 11:50 PM

Propel LLC: Intent On Solving Technical Problems

small business-oriented classes that provided the basic skills needed to start her first business — a children’s outdoor clothing company

US Mar 31 2022 11:46 PM

U.S. Textile Investment Roundup

for Gildan’s textile capacity expansion plans in Central America and the Caribbean. Charlotte, N.C.-based clothing and apparel company

US Mar 30 2022 07:59 PM

Accelerating Circularity updates USA trial status

newly recycled fibers. These new recycled fibers will then be spun or extruded into cotton, polyester, poly/cotton, and Refibra™ blended

US Mar 30 2022 12:00 AM

Now is the time to drive investment and nearshore production to the US and Central America

El Salvador with new capital expenditures. Gildan, an apparel company with 10 yarn spinning facilities in the U.S. employing 2,300 workers,

US Mar 29 2022 01:28 PM

Hexcel introduces G-Vent technology into marine market

according to the company. To evaluate G-Vent, Hexcel completed a test program with Q.I. Composites Srl (Piverone, Italy), a company that

US Mar 28 2022 04:52 PM

The proposed New York Fashion Sustainability Act – A game changer for fashion chains? | JD Supra

to report? The Fashion Act would apply to all those global apparel/footwear manufacturers and retail sellers that ( i ) “do business in

US Mar 28 2022 02:53 PM

Lenzing demonstrates the art of the possible

, Refibra content includes upcycled cotton scraps from garment production along with sustainably produced Tencel lyocell fibers. Toward a

US Mar 28 2022 01:00 PM

Polartec President Steve Layton on Lessons Learned from the Pandemic’s ‘Perfect Storm’

& Company brand and the premium creator of innovative and sustainable textile solutions. As a now vertically integrated global manufacturer,

US Mar 25 2022 09:18 PM

Ascend Performance provides Escambia Westgate School students with new wheels

cars, modified for special needs drivers. Workers at Ascend Performance Materials in Pensacola did the work. Westgate Principal Jobenna

US Mar 23 2022 03:13 PM

Monique Buch Appointed As Lenzing’s Vice President Of Global Nonwovens Business

the transformation of the nonwovens business into a truly global portfolio that contributes greatly to Lenzing’s overall business growth.

US Mar 23 2022 12:34 PM

‘People are our most important asset:’ Darlington Co. company to offer competitive wages

started reshoring in early 2020, but the pandemic slowed down things. Fiber Industries factory is bringing back good-paying jobs to the area

US Mar 22 2022 08:09 PM

Ascend Performance Materials acquires Formulated Polymers Ltd.

Ascend Performance Materials (Houston) has reached an agreement to acquire Formulated Polymers Ltd., a leading engineered materials

IN Mar 22 2022 11:57 AM

US textile & apparel executives discuss trade policy at roundtable

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US Mar 21 2022 08:24 PM

HanesBrands Earns Place On The 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies List

HanesBrands Inc. has been recognized as one of the 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies for the second year in a row by Ethisphere, an

US Mar 21 2022 01:00 PM

Ascend to acquire Formulated Polymers Ltd.

of the agreement were not disclosed. About Ascend Performance Materials Ascend Performance Materials makes high-performance materials for

GB Mar 21 2022 09:01 AM

Five years of Refibra

used as a blending partner to recycled cotton to enhance garment’s circular story and provide added textile strength. Lenzing has continued

US Mar 18 2022 03:56 PM

Huntsman Helps Joe Nimble Create High Performance Running Shoe

”, “Forward” or “Go beyond”, which all summarize Joe Nimble’s positioning perfectly. Posted: March 18, 2022 Source: Huntsman Corporation

US Mar 18 2022 10:34 AM

Fabrics take the stage at ISPA Expo 2022

company says more than 80 billion clothing items are produced each year generating more than 16 million tons of textile waste. The company

US Mar 17 2022 06:22 PM

HanesBrands Partners With Villanova University

as well as Hanes and Alternative Apparel, will focus on designing and manufacturing Villanova apparel and expanding the retail footprint in

US Mar 17 2022 03:02 PM

NCTO And Regional Associations Host Under Secretary Of State Jose Fernandez At Industry Roundtable In Honduras

WASHINGTON — March 17, 2022 — The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO), in conjunction with regional textile industry

US Mar 17 2022 12:59 PM

Archroma rolling out sustainable Earth Soft

Brand & Performance Textile Specialties. “This new breakthrough innovation by Archroma helps us and our partners in the textile and fashion

US Mar 16 2022 06:21 PM

Expansion begins at Hexcel engineered core operations plant in Morocco

confidence in our ability to meet that demand,” Thierry Merlot, Hexcel president, aerospace for Europe, MEA/AP & Industrial said at the

US Mar 15 2022 04:04 PM

AATCC Announces New Interest Group: Rising Professionals

similar aspects of a career in textiles. The Rising Professionals Interest Group desires to be the AATCC “home” for individuals new to the