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Glove senses and grips objects

October 1, 2022

…things underwater with rubber suckers and a sophisticated sensing capability that mimics an octopus’s unique muscular and nervous systems. The octopus is well equipped to handle objects in the water,…

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Manufacturing PMI at 52.8%

September 6, 2022

…July. Commodities Up in Price Caustic Soda (6); Corrugate (7); Electrical Components (21); Electronic Components (21); Freight (22); Hydraulic Components; Natural Gas (14); Paper; Plastic Resins* (8); Rubber Based Products…

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IFAI EXPO Show Preview 2022

September 1, 2022

…Deep Dive Workshops New in 2022, IFAI Expo Workshops will offer a chance for attendees to take a deep dive into important topics that will help you better run your…

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Recycled wool rug collection

August 8, 2022

…the weft, the marbled recycled yarn of varying thickness and color. The Tiles rug collection is manufactured using the hand loomed Dhurrie technique and 100% recycled PET produced in India….

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Hiring the right talent

August 1, 2022

…interviews involves commonsense activities, many times these are rushed through or overlooked: • Review the candidate’s resume or application. • If you are using a structured interview, review the previously…

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Russell Mims receives Steve Epps Lifetime Service Award from STA

July 1, 2022

Russell Mims, who spent his 41-year career in the textile industry, was awarded the highest award conferred by the Southern Textile Association (STA), the Steve Epps Lifetime Service…

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Mannington Commercial announces products 105% carbon offset

June 8, 2022

…Mannington Commercial announced that new and refreshed products launched in 2022 across its carpet, luxury vinyl tile (LVT), rubber and resilient sheet lines will be 105% carbon offset….

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Textile and apparel groups send letter to VP Harris

June 6, 2022

…upholding strong rules of origin in the U.S. free trade agreement with the region and maintaining China 301 tariffs on finished apparel imports, ahead of the Summit of the Americas…

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The greening of outdoor fabrics

May 1, 2022

…our environmental footprint.” Launched in 2021, EverTru Fabrics, a division of Arden Co., introduced Oceantex Collection—a sustainable fabric offering for outdoor cushions and pillows. The fabric, produced from ocean-bound plastics…

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Impact of Ukraine war on industry

May 1, 2022

…this writing, the latest “knocked down” challenge is the effect on the textile industry caused by the late February Russian invasion of Ukraine.  Dr. Sheng Lu, an associate professor of…

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