FibeRio Technology Corp. has been named to the 2013 Global Cleantech 100 list for
its Forcespinning® nanofiber production technology.
ITMA 2015 organizer MP Expositions Pte Ltd., Singapore, is offering information and updates on the upcoming ITMA 2015 show via LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.
The American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC), Research Triangle Park, N.C., is accepting entries through April 10, 2014, for the 2014 Concept 2 Consumer® Student Design Competition. AATCC student members may send pdfs of their design storyboards to firstname.lastname@example.org. Students who are not already AATCC members may join online at aatcc.org.
Portsmouth, N.H.-based Loftware Inc. has released its Loftware Spectrum® enterprise labeling solution.
Bloomsbury Publishing Inc., New York City, has published "The Story of Colour in Textiles," by Susan Kay-Williams.
Crealet AG, Switzerland, supplier of electronically controlled warp let-off devices for narrow and wide weaving machines, is celebrating its 10th anniversary.
Shelton, Conn.-based GrayWolf Sensing Solutions has introduced GrayWolfLive™ remote, cloud-based access and control for its Wi-Fi-enabled AdvancedSense®, WolfPack® and DirectSense® meters.
Bowling Green, Ky.-based Fruit of the Loom Inc.'s 2012 North American carbon footprint has been verified byScientific Certification Systems (SCS) Global Services, Emeryville, Calif. Fruit of the Loom will use the footprint as a baseline to measure success in reaching its 2015 goal of reducing electricity-related greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent.
Atlanta-based Oxford Industries Inc.'s Oxford Golf division has implemented WFX Cloud PLM product lifecycle management software from New York City-based WFX.
Long Beach, Calif.-based Epson America Inc. has named Franklin Lakes, N.J.-based Equipment Zone a DTG Authorized Professional Imaging Reseller for its Epson SureColor F2000 White Edition and SureColor F2000 Standard Edition direct-to-garment printers.
Newark, Del.-based W.L. Gore & Associates Inc. has been ranked fifth on the World's Best Multinational Workplaces, compiled by the Great Place to Work® Institute.
Minneapolis-based AmeriPride Services Inc. has announced it will open a national distribution center in Memphis, Tenn.
United Kingdom-based ITL Group has been named the sole official supplier of holographic labels for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Stork Prints BV, the Netherlands, has been renamed SPGPrints BV.
The Industrial Fabrics Association International (IFAI), Roseville, Minn., has given the 2013 Industrial Fabrics Foundation (IFF) Innovation Award to Polartec LLC, Lawrence, Mass., for its Polartec® Alpha® man-made fiber insulation that provides improved breathability and moisture-vapor transport in puffy-style apparel.
Portland, Ore.-based Keen Footwear has selected Bozeman, Mont.-based TEXbase Inc.'s materials management, quality assurance and compliance software solutions.
Italy-based HIP-MITSU has released a new product catalogue of its technical textile conversion machines.
Ann Arbor, Mich.-based CIMdata Inc. has released the CIMdata 2013 PLM Industry Report.
Miami-based Datamyne Inc. has made available on its website, datamyne.com, the U.S. Import and Export Rankings through August 2013.
Research and Markets Ltd., Ireland, has published the 2013 edition of "China Textile and Apparel Production & Sales Statistics;" and "Sustainability in Fashion and Textiles: Values, Design, Production and Consumption."
Greenpeace International, Amsterdam, has released its Detox Catwalk, an interactive online platform that assesses the progress major clothing companies have made toward a toxic-free future.
The Norcross, Ga.-based Technical Association for the Pulp, Paper, Packaging and Converting Industries' (TAPPI)'s 2014 Innovation in Nonwovens Award will be sponsored by The Herty Advanced Materials Development Center, Savannah, Ga. The award, which recognizes outstanding contributions to the nonwovens industry, will be presented by the TAPPI Nonwovens Engineers and Technologists (NET) division at the NETInc 2014 conference to be held April 27-30, 2014, in Nashville, Tenn.
Surtex®, a trade show for surface design and art licensing, now offers videotaped sessions from the Surtex 2013 Conference Program. The sessions may be purchased online at surtex.com.
Seattle-based Stitch Publications has published "Yoko Saito's Japanese Taupe Color Theory - A Study Guide," and "120 Original Embroidery Designs by Yoko Saito."
The International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC), Washington, is accepting applications through Dec. 15, 2013, for the 2014 ICAC Research Associate Program, which will be held May 4-11, 2014, on the subject of "Technology Innovations for Improving Cotton Productivity." More information may be found at icac.org.
Germany-based Sympatex Technologies GmbH's Moisture-tech® Volterra, a polyester/polyamide four-layer footwear laminate that provides moisture and odor reduction, has received a Munich Performance Days Performance Award 2013.
Houston-based Carbtex Technology Inc. has received a R&D 100 Award from R&D Magazine for its Diamondown™ thermal garments made from Carbtex® carbon-based fiber.
Dallas-based Celanese Corp. has been named the Oil & Gas Awards 2013 West Coast Manufacturer of the Year for its Fiberflex®-11 composite pressure pipe, which incorporates Florence, Ky.-based Ticona's Celstran® CFR-TP continuous fiberglass reinforced high-density polyethylene (HDPE) thermoplastic composite tape.
Switzerland-based V-ZUG AG's Refresh Butler device has earned Germany-based Hohenstein Institutes' Innovative Technology Quality Label.
The Boulder, Colo.-based Outdoor Industry Association® Sustainability Working Group has received Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine's 2013 Green Supply Chain Award.