Ecobanner by GALE Pacific wins WOO award for sustainability

June 19, 2024  |  Company News, News

GALE Pacific™, a technical fabric solutions provider based in Malborne, Australia, announced that Ecobanner has won the sustainability award at the World Out of Home Organization (WOO) Awards. The award was accepted by WOO’s partner oOh!media. The awards were announced at WOO’s annual Congress…
An introduction to the PAMA board

June 18, 2024  |  Awnings & Canopies, Business

Professional Awning Manufacturers Association is thrilled to be part of the ATA’s Awning and Shade Newsletter as we will be writing about pertinent industry topics on a quarterly basis. Our goal is to provide a collective voice discussing things that we believe are important for our industry, fro…
Medley of shade sails cool the courts

June 18, 2024  |  Projects

Sonoma Shade Sails, Forestville, Calif., designed and installed a quintet of shade sails beautifully balanced such as to create a syncopated pattern that shades a major circulation path between the pickle ball courts and the putting green.
FibreTrace announces partnership with Target and Cargill

June 18, 2024  |  Company News, News

FibreTrace®, a real-time fiber traceability technology, has announced a partnership with Target Corp. and Cargill. FibreTrace integrates luminescent pigments into raw cotton during the initial stage of processing, creating a unique signature that enables the pigments to be tracked and identified ac…
INDA applauds U.S. House of Representatives for WIPPES Act passage

June 17, 2024  |  Industry News, News

The Association of the Nonwoven Fabrics Industry (INDA) applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for passing the Wastewater Infrastructure Pollution Prevention and Environments Safety (WIPPES) Act (H.R. 2964) on June 12. The WIPPES Act, which creates national standards for “do not flush” lab…
Thermal-regulated nylon yarn

June 17, 2024  |  Products

Radilon® Chill-fit is the new RadiciGroup solution to maximize the breathability and freshness that a fabric can offer. It is a highly functional nylon yarn with intrinsic and permanent thermoregulation capacity that eliminates the need for additional fabric treatments.
Juki America announces partnership with Coloreel

June 14, 2024  |  Company News, News

Juki America, an industrial and domestic sewing machine manufacturer based in Tokyo, Japan, and Coloreel, a technology company based in Jönköping, Sweden, announced the two companies are partnering to expand Coloreel’s thread dyeing technology to the sewing industry. “We’re excited about thi…
The Mitchell Group names Roslyn Muney as director of brand strategies

June 13, 2024  |  Company News, News

The Mitchell Group, a coated textile provider based in Chicago, Ill., announced that Roslyn Muney has joined the textile manufacturer as its new director of brand strategies. In her new role, Muney will primarily be responsible for identifying and targeting new markets and customers, along with othe…
SPESA announces early bird registration open for 2024 Executive Conference

June 12, 2024  |  Industry News, News

The Sewn Products Equipment & Suppliers of the Americas (SPESA) announced the opening of early bird registration for the 2024 Executive Conference set for Oct. 8–10 at Le Mount Stephen in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. Early bird registration is open until Friday, July 12. “Montréal is an excit…