U.S. Department of Labor announces $1.9M funding opportunity; support for women

April 29th

The U.S. Department of Labor announced a $1.9 million grant competition to recruit, train and retain women in high-skill occupations such as advanced manufacturing, transportation, energy, construction and information technology....

In memoriam: John Mortensen

April 29th

John Mortensen, Little Silver, N.J., died on April 20, 2016 at the age of 78. Mortensen was an inventor, thinker, contrarian and an eternal student with insatiable curiosity. He graduated...

In memoriam: John Mortensen

April 28th

John Mortensen, Little Silver, N.J., died on April 20, 2016 at the age of 78. Mortensen was an inventor, thinker, contrarian and an eternal student with insatiable curiosity. He graduated...

Marlen Textiles extends warranty period for five products

April 28th

Marlen Textiles, New Haven, Mo., manufacturers of outdoor textiles, has extended the warranty on five of its most popular products: Top Notch®, Top Notch 9®, Top Notch 1S®, Top Notch...

Lenzing and The Woolmark Company announce their cooperation

April 28th

The Lenzing Group, Lenzing, Austria, and The Woolmark Company, Sydney, Australia, signed a cooperation agreement and presented the partnership between the lyocell fiber TINCEL® and Merino wool. The fiber duo...

Global Imaging holds 8th VIP event at workflow studio

April 27th

Global Imaging, a Louisville, Colo.-based integrator of wide and grand format printing systems and supplies, held a day-long event in March that addressed the fast-growing digital textile printing industry and...

Global Imaging holds 8th VIP event at workflow studio

April 27th

Global Imaging, a Louisville, Colo.-based integrator of wide and grand format printing systems and supplies, held a day-long event in March that addressed the fast-growing digital textile printing industry and...

ITECH introduces two new majors

April 26th

ITECH, a Lyon, France-based engineering school that trains engineers in the fields of polymers and their applications, is introducing two new majors—Plastic Materials and Textile Materials—as a part of its...

ITECH introduces two new majors

April 26th

ITECH, a Lyon, France-based engineering school that trains engineers in the fields of polymers and their applications, is introducing two new majors—Plastic Materials and Textile Materials—as a part of its...

2016 IFAI International Achievement Awards

April 25th

IFAI’s 69th annual International Achievement Awards (IAA) honor and acknowledge aptitude and fine craftsmanship within the specialty fabrics industry. IAA entries get unbeatable publicity: Be featured in Specialty Fabrics Review...