H&V’s NanoWave honored with prestigious IDEA13 achievement award

April 30th

Hollingsworth & Vose, a global leader in the supply of advanced materials for filtration, battery separator and industrial applications, today announced that NanoWave® was selected as the winner of the...

Arlon Graphics launches Series 4600LX for automotive restyling industry

April 29th

Arlon Graphics has launched a high performance color change wrap film, Series 4600LX, for automotive restyling. Series 4600LX is an ultra-conformable film that allows users to transform the look of...

EFI mourns passing of company founder Efi Arazi

April 29th

EFI™ mourns the passing of its founder and first CEO, Efraim “Efi” Arazi, who died on his 76th birthday, Sunday, April 14. Arazi created his namesake company in 1988 after...

Vietnam sets ambitious export goals

April 26th

Vietnam’s textile and clothing manufacturers set a goal to become one of the top five exporting nations by 2020, according to a recent report, Textile Outlook International from Textiles Intelligence....

Teijin develops radiation-shielding aramid fabric

April 25th

Teijin Limited has developed a new aramid fiber fabric that protects users against X-ray and gamma ray radiation. Starting in May, the company will provide samples to selected customers for...

Asia increasing caprolactam production

April 24th

Caprolactam is a chemical used to produce nylon fibers and resins, and production levels are rising in Asia as demand builds, according to a new report by GBI Research. The...

H&M recognized for corporate social responsibility initiatives

April 23rd

H&M—the world’s second largest apparel retailer behind Inditex—has been lauded for its commitment to sustainability. According to a report in Global Apparel Markets, from the business information company Textiles Intelligence,...

Cooley Group expands senior leadership team

April 23rd

The Rhode Island-based Cooley Group, a developer and manufacturer of sustainable, engineered membranes and other high-performance solutions, announced in an April 16 press release changes to its executive leadership team....

Somfy Systems wins prestigious 2013 WCMA award

April 22nd

Somfy Systems Inc. has announced that it has been awarded the Window Covering Manufacturers Association (WCMA) award for best new style concept in the motorization category for their DecoFlex WireFree™...

New textile arts exhibition opens at de Young Museum

April 19th

The Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco have announced the opening of a new exhibition, From the Exotic to the Mystical: Textile Treasures from the Permanent Collection. The exhibition contains...