Seaman Corp. completes $50 million capital investment

August 29th

Government and business leaders attend dedication ceremonies. Seaman Corp. held dedication ceremonies Aug. 18 at its headquarters in Wooster, Ohio, to mark the completion of a 10-year, $50 million capital...

Breakthrough in hydrophobic insulation

August 28th

Down Decor introduces DownTek™ Zero. Down Decor has introduced a breakthrough in hydrophobic insulation: DownTek Zero, a water repellent down that uses a nature-inspired approach to achieve water repellency without...

Birdair selected for new San Diego Airport project

August 27th

Specialty contractor to provide a curbside cover for car rental center. Birdair, a leading design-build specialty contractor for custom tensile architectural structures, has been selected to design and install 17...

Stahl holds Sustainability for Leather seminar

August 26th

A push for the use of water-based chemicals. Pakistan’s Minister of Environment, Shuja Khanzada, emphasized the importance of reducing environmental pollution at the Sustainability for Leather seminar held in Lahore,...

INNOVATEXT under new management

August 26th

Dr. Pál Pataki retires as institute director. Effective July 1, Dr. Lívia Kokas Palicska assumed leadership of INNOVATEXT, a Hungarian MSZ EN ISO/IEC 17025:2005-accredited textile test and research institute. Former...

Developments in advanced fabrics

August 25th

IFAI Expo 2014 will host a seminar about current research and innovation in advanced fabrics. By Prof. Marie O’Mahony IFAI Expo 2014 will host a seminar about current research and...

Gabriel A/S is OEKO-TEX® Company of the Month

August 22nd

Fabric supplier is a leading European manufacturer of upholstery fabrics. Gabriel A/S has been chosen as the OEKO-TEX Company of the Month for August 2014. The fabric supplier is one...

Detroit Lions partner with Unifi

August 21st

Players will wear Repreve® jerseys. The Detroit Lions National Football League (NFL) team has selected Unifi’s Repreve recycled fiber brand as its official sustainability partner. Yarn manufacturer Unifi transforms recycled...

Global Imaging holds third annual VIP event

August 20th

Industry leaders across the U.S. learn about the latest printing technologies. Nearly 40 industry leaders, manufacturers’ reps and owners of some of the largest and mid-size U.S. companies attended the...

A call for immediate action on currency manipulation

August 19th

Leading manufacturing organizations seek U.S. government action. The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) joined with the American Automotive Policy Council (AAPC) and the American Iron and Steel Institute (AISI)...