Demand for antimicrobial fibers, textiles and apparel growing quickly

March 31st

Demand for antimicrobial fibers, textiles and apparel is set for strong growth, according to Issue No 47 of Performance Apparel Markets from the business information company Textiles Intelligence. It will...

The Wagner Companies launches new e-commerce website

March 28th

The Wagner Companies, Milwaukee, Wis., has announced the upcoming launch of their new e-commerce website, shop.wagnercompanies.com. The new site will be launching early spring 2014 and offers an improved approach...

“Lightweighting” and the automotive supply chain

March 27th

In partnership with The Minerals, Metals & Materials Society (TMS), Infocast’s inaugural Lightweighting Summit: New Solutions, New Suppliers will bring together the key strategists, decision-makers, innovators and investors in transportation...

Lattie to receive Chapin Award for service to AATCC

March 26th

In recognition of his outstanding service to the association, AATCC has named Robert Keith Lattie as the 2013 recipient of the Harold C. Chapin Award. A member of the AATCC...

SPESA VIP Networking Event to be held in Atlanta, Ga., May 13

March 25th

The popular SPESA dinner and industry networking function will be held at the Georgia Aquarium. The Sewn Products Equipment & Suppliers of the Americas (SPESA), Raleigh, N.C., will host the...

Techmer PM hosts 13th annual Fibertech conference, March 5-6

March 24th

2014 conference theme focused on increasing collaboration among supply chain partners. Techmer PM, Clinton, Tenn., a leading producer of value-added colors and additives for the plastics and fiber industries, hosted...

Marine fabricators meet

March 21st

The MFA National Convention was held at the Charleston Marriott in Charleston, S.C., Jan. 17-19. Highlights of the convention include two pre-conference workshops focusing on hands-on learning of digital patterning...

Woven wire mesh keeps step in style

March 21st

Manatee Technical Institute, with its main campus in Bradenton, Fla., offers post-secondary adult, career and technical education at its four Florida campuses. The Institute celebrated its 50th anniversary in a...

Aspland to receive Olney Medal, AATCC’s highest award

March 20th

John Richard “Dick” Aspland is the 2013 recipient of the Olney Medal for outstanding achievement in the field of textile chemistry. The Olney Medal, the highest award presented by AATCC,...

Lightweight inflatable boats, mats and accessories from Seamax

March 19th

Inflatable boats have more than 50 years in this industry, used frequently by the military and for commercial purposes. They feature two large buoyancy tubes on either side which contain...