Herculite Products Inc. completes capacity expansion

October 22, 2021  |  Industry News

Herculite Products Inc., an innovator and manufacturer of high performance and custom fabrics, has completed the second phase of a multiyear strategic investment into its facilities adding significant additional capacity. Herculite’s multiyear, multimillion dollar investment is focused on strength…
Global textile market outlook

October 21, 2021  |  Industry News, News

According to the report “Global Textile Market Size, Share & Trends Analysis Report by Raw Material (Wool, Chemical, Silk), by Product (Natural Fibers, Polyester), by Application (Household, Technical), by Region, and Segment Forecasts, 2021-2028” by ResearchAndMarkets.com, the globa…
Kelheim Fibres awarded gold in EcoVadis CSR rating

October 20, 2021  |  Industry News

The German specialty viscose fiber manufacturer Kelheim Fibres has been awarded gold in the CSR rating by EcoVadis, scoring among the top 3 percent of all companies evaluated. The rating was above average in all four individual areas (environment, labor and human rights, ethics, sustainable procurem…
NCTO issues statement following President Biden’s remarks on global supply chain crisis

October 14, 2021  |  Industry News

The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) President and CEO Kim Glas issued a statement following President Biden’s remarks on the global supply chain crisis and stressed the importance of investing onshoring and nearshoring. NCTO President and CEO Kim Glas: “We appreciate President B…
Herculite Products promotes two employees to new roles

October 14, 2021  |  Industry News

Herculite Products Inc., an innovator and manufacturer of high performance and custom fabrics, has announced that Paul Flaherty and Marco Angelone have received leadership promotions. Flaherty has been promoted to the newly created position of chief strategy officer. In the new role, he will be resp…
NCTO issues statement in support of Biden administration’s new China trade policy framework

October 7, 2021  |  Industry News

The National Council of Textile Organizations (NCTO) President and CEO Kim Glas recently issued a statement following U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai’s speech at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, outlining the Biden administration’s China trade policy. Glas issued the f…
Baldwin realigns sales teams to simplify customer access

October 1, 2021  |  Industry News

In a move to optimize interactions and simplify customer access to the printing industry’s largest portfolio of process-improvement and consumables technologies, Baldwin Technology Company Inc. has announced changes across its print and packaging sales teams for Europe, the Middle East, Africa and…
Conductive textiles market outlook

September 29, 2021  |  Industry News, News

According to a report by ResearchAndMarkets.com, the market for conductive textiles is expected to grow at a CAGR of about 4% globally during the forecast period of 2021-2026. Conductive textile materials are primarily used in smart fabric applications, including those that monitor body functions. T…