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On December 12, 2019, the U.S. International Trade Commission (the "USITC") reached a unanimous affirmative decision in the final injury investigation on imports of polyester textured yarn from China and India ("subject imports").
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the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the Trump Administration’s replacement for NAFTA, might finally become...
of prominent Chinese and Hong Kong-based companies with major garment, yarn spinning and other agricultural...
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The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO), representing the full spectrum of US...
.S. cotton and cotton textile products.”
Mexico is the second largest export market for U.S. cotton...
Mayo Clinic and W. L. Gore & Associates have announced a partnership to develop implantable cell therapies to treat debilitating...
and legacy in the fiber sector of the textile industry was revered as he served as President of the American...
for overall apparel. China’s declines were most dramatic in September and October. While companies such as Guess and...
At one time Milliken was one of the world’s largest textile manufacturers. Today the company is...
just as imperative as it is cool!
Meanwhile, TENCEL™ Modal fibers are mainly manufactured from the renewable raw...
W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. announced an investment inPhysioLogic Devices, Inc., a startup that is developing an implantable...
require the integration of many fields, including the Advanced Functional Fabrics of America (AFFOA), Flexible Hybrid Electronics...
W.L. Gore announced this week that it is investing in PhysioLogic Devices, a startup developing an implantable intraperitoneal...
with manufacturers and brands in the textile industry. With this, detergent manufacturers will be able to build...
The hang-up over the new NAFTA comes down to labor enforcement. This should be of no surprise to anyone who’s been paying attention. The United States has, for years, expressed concern over the historical alliance between Mexican government officials and business – including U.S. business – to
“Made in the USA with Imported Fabrics” because the supply chain for American textiles can be limited.
But Jacob Long, the CEO of...
NEW ORLEANS – Members and guests of SPESA (The Sewn Products Equipment & Suppliers of the Americas) on hand for its annual Executive Conference here recently came away with new knowledge, connections and plenty of memories of the Big Easy scene.
a rainbow-hued selvedge line. The breast cancer fabrics have a pink selvedge line. Cone teamed with sister company...
Recently, a number of companies have doubled down on their use of organic cotton. This year, Cone Denim...
GREENSBORO, N.C. – Cone Denim®, a global leader in denim authenticity and sustainable innovation, announced it is expanding its denim capabilities with the installation of Jeanologia technology, providing more sustainable and eco-responsible denim manufacturing.
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cotton scraps collected from the garment manufacturing process up to 30 percent. And now in its second phase, adding...
Lloyd Wood, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Textiles, Consumer Goods and Materials, U.S. Department of Commerce, was a speaker at the recent SPESA Executive Conference and took time to share his thoughts about what the Department of Commerce is doing to help the textiles and apparel industry be more competitive.
Coats has bought over Pharr HP. Coats is an industrial thread company that offers more than 20 products in ten sizes of thread....
Pharr ZZ Nov 26 2019 03:54 PM
Pharr, a diversified provider of differentiated textile products and assorted real estate businesses, has reached agreements with Coats Group plc (Coats) to purchase Pharr High Performance, yarn supplier for the protective apparel industry; and Mannington Mills (Mannington) to purchase Pharr Fibers & Yarns and Phenix Flooring, suppliers of yarns, residential carpet and specialty flooring products.
Milliken & Company, recognized as a worldwide leader of plastic additives and colorants, announced today the launch of KeyPlast...
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the company takes very seriously.
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Below are speaker summaries of these well-attended events.
a company that is constantly evolving,” said Ted Oh, vice president of operations. “We began in 1994 as a domestic...
While finishing wool fabrics for military dress uniforms has been an important part of the...
-Tex, the world’s first breathable, waterproof, and windproof fabric. The company discovered ePTFE — expanded...
by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute in San Francisco, which awarded Lycra’s 166L fiber a Gold Level...
the strong demand for lyocell fibres and simultaneously strengthen the company’s market leadership position for specialty fibres....
in the US along with a thermoforming operation in the UK and thermoforming and molded-fiber manufacturing in...
director, Cargill Cotton.
Cargill and One Commerce Square Memphis Realty LP are collaborating on a remodeling of space.
Company, a global supplier of innovative fiber and technology solutions for the apparel industry, announced its...
– The Crypton Companies have formally renewed their partnership with textile mill Valdese Weavers through 2024, continuing Valdese Weavers’
U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), the proposed successor to NAFTA.
The duty-free access that USMCA provides...
the U.S. were eroding her company’s market share, causing Auburn Manufacturing to lose about 30 percent of their market share in the United
services to brief industry partners on future requirements and business opportunities for clothing and individual equipment.
by 30 December.
Unifi Manufacturing (Greensboro, North Carolina) and Nan Ya Plastics Corp. America (Lake City, South Carolina) filed the
range of industries can continue to push boundaries,” says Gert Frederiks, CEO and president of Teijin Aramid.
“At the same time, we want to
Cotton Incorporated Addresses Marine Litter
site for monomers and polymers, and the plant in Emmen is used for spinning.
“Twaron fiber is an incredibly versatile product. It allows us
and issues impacting their day-to-day operations and business. The 2019 conference theme was focused on how the sewn products industry is
“As a company with an open innovation approach, Kordsa works with many different universities, companies and research organizations both
(Washington)—U.S. Representative James McGovern (D-MA) and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), the Chair and Cochair, respectively, of the bipartisan and bicameral Congressional-Executive Commission on China, today released a letter sent to Mark A. Morgan, Acting Commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP).
As a result, Lenzing also directly supports the business with its very sustainably produced TENCEL™ lyocell fibers.
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this facility then you must contact [TC]2 to get advanced 3D body measurement technology installed for your business.
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apparel was $76.8 billion in 2018. U.S. exports of fiber, textiles, and apparel were $30.1 billion in 2018. Capital expenditures for textile
actively shaping the functional garments of the future. GORE® Wear is part of W.L. Gore & Associates. Best known for its GORE-TEX brand, the
SoftWare Automation’s latest assembly line of fully automated sewing robots, named Sewbots, even this last mile of automation in the textile
announced a partnership renewal with Team 22, the manufacturer of sporting apparel company, Under Armour.
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– The newest issue of the Journal of Textile and Apparel, Technology and Management (JTATM), is available at https://ojs.cnr.ncsu.edu/index.
a line of fabrics made with CiClo technology at Kingpins Amsterdam last week. CiClo by Intrinsic Textile Group is a patent-pending textile
, product development, compliance, retail and technology.
About Cotton Incorporated
Cotton Incorporated, funded by U.S. cotton producers
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McAdenville, NC (October 28, 2019) – During the Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce’s 17th annual Salute to Business & Manufacturing, Pharr’s President and CEO, Bill Carstarphen, received the Spirit of the Carolinas Award as well as The Order of the Long Leaf Pine from the state of North Carolina.
and ecologically compatible nonwoven fabrics are manufactured from the renewable raw material wood. These nonwoven fabrics are not only
denim trends like garment-dyed or chambray garments, nothing has shown its diversity as Broadwear. Nor has a project showed the fiber in a
outsourced apparel and textile manufacturing from US companies.
American clothes regain popularity
However, a recent Ford Motor Company
. IFAI Chairman Steve Ellington, President of Trivantage, presented the highly respected award to Scott Campbell, CEO of Rainier Industries
in May 2019, which means that the raw material can be used in food utensils, containers and packaging materials and Japan.
In August 2019,
business in Scandinavia and held senior positions with Peak Performance and W.L. Gore & Associates.
Other roles included vice president and
Cone Denim at the Kingpins Amsterdam Show October 23-24 to see the CiCLO denim collection.
Posted October 22, 2019
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Milliken & Company’s Specialty Interiors business has earned the Association for Contract Textiles’ Facts® certification. The Facts
and research institute, has been dedicated to improving the human-textile-environment interaction through standard and customized testing,
, smoothness and strength. The fiber has its applications in denim, athleisurewear, apparel and home textile and with this it has expanded
(not wool, cotton or mmf), cont < 70% by wt of silk
Men's or boys' suits of wool, not knitted or crocheted, nesoi, of wool yarn
“We are very pleased to expand our operations in the Eden community and to invest in a new yarn spinning facility,” said Chuck Ward,
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Galactic to make spacesuits for astronauts should set the business apart from other athletic apparel brands like Nike, Adidas and Lululemon.
a little bit daunting,” Nick Cienski, Under Armour’s principal innovation apparel designer, tells Popular Mechanics. “It is beyond what we
Ascend Performance Materials is considering a $175.7 million expansion at its Decatur plant that Mayor Tab Bowling said would "stabilize"
of Defense, which included Drexel, and Dion, in its Advanced Functional Fabrics of America effort to make the country a leader in the field.
of fiber producers but also among major industrial companies. Lenzing will use blockchain technology to support its Tencel branded fiber
II Grid Knit Shirt and Pants, the legendary “waffle” shirt, made of iconic (and patented) Polartec® Power Grid™ bi-component knit fabric,
sustainable production of wood-based textile fibres, has announced its climate targets in August. By 2030, the company aims to reduce its
also plans to integrate a foam dye system from a Turkish manufacturer of air-conditioning systems for spinning, weaving and knitting mills.
high-performance apparel. The new thread is derived from recycled post-consumer plastic bottles and aims to provide textile manufacturers
USA ZZ Oct 3 2019 08:30 PM
PROVIDENCE, RI- Governor Gina Raimondo today joined with University of Rhode Island (URI) President David Dooley to announce $1 million in funding for the creation of the 401 Tech Bridge, the Rhode Island Materials Innovation Center.
forest trees, then processed into fiber, then spun into yarn, then made into material. Through this mainstay fiber, Lenzing wants to make
fibre type is especially suitable for knitted applications, such as knitted footwear uppers, the company reports.
Closed loop production
federal government as part of Drexel’s involvement in the Advanced Functional Fabrics of America initiative, according to a release.
the uniform apparel and napery segments.
Global Fiber Technologies, Inc. is a publicly traded fiber technology company founded in 2016 and
Data from the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) show that capital expenditures in plants and equipment for the textile and
to gain status as a highly desirable material used by textile, footwear and accessories manufacturers and consumers alike. The production of
of the problem. The elephant in the room is the textiles themselves. Plant fibers (mostly cotton) used for clothes have a non-negligible
The poster child in the decline of US manufacturing in recent decades is the apparel sector. Federal Reserve data says US apparel output
Auburn Manufacturing, Inc.
Mechanic Falls, ME
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vow to fight on trade. He has pushed to revamp NAFTA and confront China. But in renegotiating NAFTA, Trump failed to do the one thing labor
Palmetto Synthetics, churning out 100 million pounds of polyester and nylon fiber a year in the quiet woodlands of Kingstree, S.C., has
MONTREAL, September 16, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Gildan Activewear Inc. announced today that the Company has been included on the Dow Jones
safety industry for more than 20 years. majhoods.com
W. L. Gore & Associates is a global materials science company dedicated to
Sportswear's best selling women jackets made from lightweight woven stretch fabric manufactured in China. They are now trying to find new
sales, and vice president of sales and marketing for Westex by Milliken. Layton is also an adjunct professor at Clemson University.
China’s textiles and garments is still the United States.
From January to June this year, Chinese exports of textiles and garments to Japan
MONTREAL – Gildan Activewear, Inc. announced the release of its 15th Genuine Responsibility 2018 Sustainability report available on its dedicated website www.genuineresponsibility.com.
LENZING, Austria – The Lenzing Group has made a huge leap forward in introducing blockchain technology, allowing for a new level of transparency and traceability in the textile industry.