AATCC launches student intern jobsite

June 28th

Finding the right intern, or the right internship opportunity, can be a daunting task. For students working in the apparel, materials, or textile industries, it can involve checking dozens of...

New blades from Hyde cut across wide array of packaging operations

June 27th

New v-tooth serrated straight blade technology from Hyde Industrial Blade Solutions (IBS) promises a long production life delivering clean cuts through plastics and plastic films. The Southbridge, Mass.-based company designed...

Enduratex extends Vineyard Collection with Roble

June 26th

Enduratex™ has released the newest extension of the popular Enduratex Vineyard Collection, Roble. Roble delivers a like-leather product with a braided grain and features the same softness and performance specifications...

DAK Americas consolidates operations, closes Cape Fear site

June 25th

Charlotte, N.C.-based DAK Americas LLC has announced the planned closure of all operations at its Cape Fear site, near Wilmington, N.C. The site was built in the late 1960’s and...

Fiber and yarn producer Century Rayon shows dedication to sustainability

June 24th

As companies and consumers increasingly demand eco-friendly product manufacturing, suppliers around the world are stepping up to meet the demand. Fiber and yarn manufacturer Century Rayon, based in the city...

Open house at Karl Mayer

June 21st

Halfway between the international textile machinery exhibition ITMA 2011 in Barcelona and ITMA 2015 in Milan, Karl Mayer will be presenting its latest machine developments during an open house event...

In the eye of the beholder

June 20th

The human eye is a powerful instrument that can distinguish over 350,000 shades. While this color sensitivity unquestionably enhances the human experience, it can also be a source of conflict...

Roland introduces its fastest large-format printer

June 19th

Roland’s new SOLJET® XF-640 64-inch printer incorporates two mirrored print heads, newly designed take-up and pinch roller systems, and other advanced features that enable it to deliver vibrant, detailed prints...

New PFOA-free* water/oil repellent for textiles and nonwovens from AGC

June 19th

Exton, Pa.-based AGC Chemicals Americas Inc. has introduced AsahiGuard AG-E550D, a water- and oil-repelling product for advanced textiles and nonwovens that is free of perfluorooctanoic acid (PFOA) at or above...

IAA deadline extended to June 30

June 18th

The deadline for the annual International Achievement Awards presented by the Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI) has been extended to the end of this month—June 30, 2013. For the 2013...