HeiQ and Intexso Biochem celebrate seven years of partnership

June 30th, 2020

HeiQ and Intexso Biochem began their partnership more than seven years ago. Based in Mumbai, Intexso is the sole distributor for HeiQ products in India and offers technical guidance for product applications in the region. India has become a global innovation hub for apparel and home textiles, and Team Intexso is in the forefront with […]

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Field to Market and U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol partner

June 29th, 2020

Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture and the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol have announced a new agreement that formalizes a partnership between the two organizations to document and accelerate sustainable outcomes for U.S. cotton production. The partnership strengthens the ability of cotton growers and the value chain to drive continuous improvement, combining two […]

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ITMF releases fourth survey on the pandemic and the global textile industry

June 26th, 2020

Between May 20 and June 8, 2020, the International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) conducted its fourth ITMF Corona-Survey among ITMF members and affiliated companies and associations about the impact the corona pandemic had on the global textile value chain. In total around 600 companies from around the world participated. On a global scale, current orders […]

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Tent rental industry CARES Day

June 25th, 2020

The USTSA (United States Tent and Structure Alliance) is a group of tent and clearspan fabric structure manufacturers that have aligned to help promote the safe use of tents and other temporary structures for a wide variety of uses. The group was formed in March of 2020 in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The […]

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Global Graphics collaborates with Inèdit on digital textile production

June 25th, 2020

Global Graphics Software, developers of core technology for digital printing, is collaborating with Inèdit, the authors of neoStampa, an RIP software for textile digital printing, to create an enhanced PDF engine for textile workflows. NeoStampa is compatible with most digital devices sold into the textile market including from vendors such as Mutoh, Epson, EFI Reggiani, […]

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Deadline to apply for Paycheck Protection Program is June 30

June 24th, 2020

Following the enactment of the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Flexibility Act–which was recently signed into law by President Trump –the Small Business Administration (SBA) confirmed that Tuesday, June 30, 2020, remains the last date on which a PPP loan application can be approved. In addition to confirming the PPP application deadline, the Paycheck Protection Program […]

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Bui joins Heytex USA

June 23rd, 2020

Heytex USA has hired Julie Bui as technical textiles sales manager. She will be responsible for driving sales for the company’s Industrial and Texineering products in North America. Bui brings extensive sales experience in the industrial, oil and gas, and textile industries. She most recently worked as a strategic sales executive growing her accounts by an […]

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Tent Expo 2021 postponed to January 2022

June 22nd, 2020

Tent Expo 2021 has been postponed to January 2022. Tent Rental Division (TRD) chairman Michael Tharpe released the following statement: The COVID-19 pandemic has hit our members hard and changed the way in which we do business in today's environment. As your association, TRD has felt your pain and has listened to your issues and concerns […]

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AATCC announces upcoming webinars on innovative business practices

June 22nd, 2020

The AATCC has announced two upcoming webinars focused on innovative business practices. June 29, 2020; 11:00 AM (EDT) Webinar: Drive Organic Growth... with B2B-optimized Customer Interviews  Presented by Dan Adams, president of The AIM Institute Learn how to put your B2B advantages to work, so you can go beyond “hand-me-down” consumer voice-of-customer methods. Great interviewing leads to better […]

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Global nanofibers industry outlook

June 19th, 2020

According to the report “Nanofibers—Global Market Trajectory & Analytics” by ResearchAndMarkets.com, amid the COVID-19 crisis and the looming economic recession, the nanofibers market worldwide is projected to grow by US$2.7 Billion, during the analysis period, driven by a revised compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of 21.8%. Polymer, one of the segments analyzed and sized in […]

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