19th Oct 2018
European Spinning Group (ESG) has partnered with Thai Acrylic Fibre to develop a new generation of solution dyed acrylic yarns for outdoor applications. This yarn range is marketed under brand name 'ESG RA Outdoor' powered by Durashine fibre suitable for various outdoor applications including awnings, outdoor-furniture, carpets and marine exterior etc.
15th Jun 2018
Premier acoustic panel manufacturer Snowsound has introduced new patented Snowsound-Fibre textiles, textile products and panels, providing designers new tools to meet the growing demand for acoustic comfort. Snowsound-Fibre textiles are made from high-quality 100 per cent polyester fibre and come in six different patented microscopic weave geometries.
19th Feb 2018
Scotland-based carpet tile manufacturer Sanquhar Tile Services (STS) is now part of Shaw Industries, the largest carpet tile manufacturer in North America which supplies carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile, stone and laminate flooring products and synthetic turf to residential and commercial markets. STS’ acquisition expands Shaw’s carpet tile footprint.
18th Dec 2017
Versare Solutions has launched new line of colours for its premium portable partitions and sound panels. The colours - raspberry, caramel, burnt orange and key lime - come in the same premium acoustical fabric as the other colours and are built in Minneapolis warehouse. The biggest sellers are Versare’s smaller sound products, Work Forts and Sound...
23rd Oct 2017
The Davy Group, which deals with technical textile fibres and yarns, has become part of the Barnet Group. The assets of the Davy Group have been acquired by Barnet Europe, headquartered in Aachen, Germany. Barnet Group of companies has a presence either processing or buying and selling of fibres, yarns and polymers in over 70 countries worldwide.
12th Oct 2017
Indonesia’s dependence on imports for specialty textiles for special purposes has led several big domestic firms to either start or boost production of such materials, according to the Indonesian Association of Synthetic Fiber Producers (APSyFI), which feels the government should lower gas prices and other costs as such textiles need higher investment.
23rd Jun 2017
AmeriPride Services, a textile rental services and supply company providing linen and towels, uniforms, and cleaning products, has announced the election of Jeff Wright to the Board of Directors at its quarterly meeting held on June 14, 2017. Wright was appointed to the board’s corporate governance and nominating committee and compensation committee.
28th Sep 2016
Sweden based odour control technology supplier Polygiene has signed a partnership with Fogni, a South Korean manufacturer of fibre filling for applications in home textiles, furniture and mattresses for use at home, hospitals and hotels. This agreement will enable Fogni to supply safe, antibacterial and odour free fibre filling to its clients.
7th Jun 2016
Alexium, a leading speciality chemicals company headquartered in Perth, has expanded its innovative flame retardant phase change material (FR/PCM) technology to apparel industry with the sale of flame retardant, cooling phase change material to a new client that serves the sleeping product industry. “Alexium is now in production or full-scale trials...