2022 Equipment Showcase

July 21st, 2022

How often do you find yourself in the middle of an arduous task and think “There’s got to be a better way”? In the textile and fabric industry over the last few years, there have been many jobs and processes that technology has simplified or even automated to make life easier.  Purchasing new equipment—from sewing, […]

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Miami Corp. promotes John Tavano to director of awning, shade & marine sales

July 20th, 2022

The Miami Corporation is pleased to announce that John Tavano has been named the director of awning, shade and marine sales. Tavano joined Miami Corp. in 2013 as a regional sales representative focusing on the Northeast awning market.  In 2017, he was promoted to national account manager and has since had great success expanding the […]

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Textile flame retardants market size worth $717.0 million by 2030

July 19th, 2022

Photo: TSG Finishing. The global textile flame retardants market size is expected to reach USD 717.0 million by 2030, as per a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. registering a CAGR of 3.6% during the forecast period. The market growth is attributed to the rise in product demand from end-use industries such as industrial manufacturing, transportation, and defense. […]

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Nonwoven

Nonwoven fabrics global market report

July 18th, 2022

Photo: Norafin The "Nonwoven Fabrics Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2022-2027" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global nonwoven fabrics market reached a value of US$ 39.8 Billion in 2021. Looking forward, the publisher expects the market to reach US$ 57.9 Billion by 2027, exhibiting a CAGR of 6.45% during 2021-2027. Keeping in mind the uncertainties […]

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Updated, versatile welding machine

July 18th, 2022

Miller Weldmaster has launched an updated version of its T300 welder with several new features and benefits. Miller Weldmaster has launched an updated version of its T300 welder with several new features and benefits. The T300 uses hot wedge and hot air technologies and works with various types of systems. New enhancements include four arm […]

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Circ Raises More Than $30 Million

July 15th, 2022

The circular fashion company Circ announced more than $30 million in Series B funding backed by some of the largest international apparel companies and venture capital firms. The investment will help to drive new progress for Circ as it fulfills its mission of protecting the planet from the cost of clothing. The round was led […]

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Jeff SMith

Ultrafabrics announces Jeff Smith as new head of residential, North America

July 14th, 2022

Ultrafabrics is proud to announce its most recent hire, North Carolina-based Jeff Smith, as head of residential, North America. With 25 years of experience in the textile industry that spans the residential, retail, outdoor and casual markets, Ultrafabrics looks forward to integrating his knowledge base into its global strategy. “I’m looking forward to continuing to […]

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SHL Healthcare sets up Textile Center of Excellence

July 13th, 2022

SHL Healthcare AB has recently established a Textile Center of Excellence (TCX) in Borås, the textile capital of Sweden, to extend and streamline support for early project phases in close collaboration with customers. The state-of-the-art facility is strategically situated inside the heritage Textile Fashion Center and adjacent to a cluster of industry experts such as […]

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sustainability

Glen Raven reports on corporate sustainability goals

July 12th, 2022

Glen Raven Inc. shared progress updates in a new report in follow-up to the company’s inaugural corporate sustainability report issued last year. The 2021 progress report contains detailed information and metrics about the company’s efforts toward goals in two foundational pillars: “Supporting Our People and Communities” and “Sustaining Our Planet.” Glen Raven is a provider […]

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Acadian Industrial Textiles new owners, new offerings

July 11th, 2022

Shawn and Doug Paul, new owners of Acadian Industrial Textiles, are two veterans with a vision for business growth.“On our first date 20 years ago, Doug suggested the idea of growing a business,” said Shawn Paul, President. “After serving in the military and spending 30 years combined working in global supply chain at GE, we […]

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