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Narrow fabrics industry faces a shortage of people who “get it”

December 15, 2017

…know how to jockey a machine are retiring,” she says. “These are people who know how to listen and hear it running well or not and make minor tweaks that…

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Rugged thread

December 1, 2017

Trivantage has introduced a new line of filament-bonded polyester sewing thread designed for vinyl, canvas and carpet applications. PremoBond features maximum durability, UV protection and colorfastness. With yarn…

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A new NAFTA?

December 1, 2017

…technical discussion and information exchange rather than getting into substantive decision-making. NAFTA’S importance Key political issues in the textile arena are expected to center around rules of origin and, more…

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Staff changes at Mutoh

November 20, 2017

…Mutoh America Inc., a manufacturer of wide-format printers and cutters, has promoted Ryan Arakaki to advertising and events manager, and has appointed Mark Rugen as the new director of…

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Folded fabric roof for a French art gallery and winery

October 1, 2017

…was no good detail on how to handle rainwater runoff! Water would have come shooting out of the valleys during a storm, and needed some sort of deflector that sent…

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How to inspire the next generation

September 29, 2017

…that solve real-life open-ended problems. During a presentation at EXPO, co-directors Jesse S. Jur and Russell E. Gorga, from the Department of Textile Engineering, Chemistry and Science, said NCSU’s Textile…

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Museum of Modern Art fabric exhibition in 1956

September 1, 2017

…the Herman Miller Furniture Co. upholstery fabrics; Florence Knoll for the Knoll Planning Unit upholstery fabrics; Marc Chagall, the Russian-French modernist artist, designing printed fabrics for wall coverings; and Jack…

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The efficiencies and versatility of advanced and automated equipment are helping bring back the U.S. sewing industry

September 1, 2017

…T-shirt factory may buy 200 sewing machines; medical and other non-apparel specialties require many fewer machines because of smaller production runs. “You also have to be a lot more specialized,”…

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Smart documentation is key to selling your business

September 1, 2017

…No matter where in the world we run our businesses, we aspire to be successful, profitable and happy. We have either started the business from nothing, purchased an existing…

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Choosing the right foam for your seating project

August 1, 2017

…currently on the market. Latex rubber foam is a non-allergenic foam. It was the first type of foam on the market and the longest lasting. It is used in top-of-the-line…

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