Home    Resource Store    Past Issues    Buyers' Guide    Career Center    Subscriptions    Advertising    E-Newsletter    Contact

Textile World Photo Galleries
November/December 2014 November/December 2014

View Issue  |

Subscribe Now  |

Events

Beltwide Cotton Conferences
01/05/2015 - 01/07/2015

SURFACES 2015 International Flooring Event
01/21/2015 - 01/23/2015
02/24/2014 - 02/24/2014

ExpoProducción
02/04/2015 - 02/06/2015

- more events -

- submit your event -

«November 2003     Issues     January 2004»
Cover Image

December 2003

On the Cover:
Swimwear by Christina America Inc. (SEA Division), featuring RadiciSpandex Corp.'s Type S-17B spandex.



Textile News

WL Ross Offer Sets Bidding Floor For Cone Mills

GGST Completes Pillowtex Purchase

Glen Raven Renames Division To Reflect Broader Capabilities

ITMA 2003 Global Marketplace

Detecting Air Leaks

Material World Looks Ahead

Central America Free Trade Agreement Approved

IFAI Expo Participants Optimistic

WL Ross Completes Burlington Purchase

Democrats Call For Textile Trade Summit

P And G Makes Donations To NCSU

Ross Enters Fray On Central America Trade Pact

Bayer To Spin Off Non-Core Businesses Into New Company

Plant Profile L A Fiber Waste Not Want Not

Goldman Sachs To Advise Guilford Mills

AFA Holds Annual Membership Meeting

Russell Revamps Organization Builds Plant In Honduras

Mohawk Posts Record Q3 Earnings

Koch Subsidiaries To Acquire INVISTA



From The Editor

China Safeguard: Policy Shift Or Crowd Pleaser?



Business & Financial

A Mixed Fourth-Quarter Picture



Yarn Market

We Should Have Been Spinning Steel



Quality Fabric Of The Month

R&R For Fabrics
Milliken & Company's StainSmartâ„¢ fabric technology provides permanent stain repellency and stain-release properties.



Fiber World

DAK Fibers Develops Antibacterial Polyester Staple Fiber

INVISTA Increases Nylon 6 6 Capacity In China England

Stretch Active Versus Easy

Ingeo Used In New Bedding Blanket Products

Dow Chemical Expands DOW XLA Production

PGI Announces New Mission Strategic Plan



Dyeing Printing & Finishing

Phoenix To Distribute Bayer Products To Wet Finishers

Anscott To Acquire Lyntech

DuPont Ink Jet Forms Network Introduces Inks

EWarna To Offer A And E Pantone Color Palettes

BASF Unveils Kieralon

Biancalani Presents New Website



Knitting / Apparel

Comez Celebrates 50 Years With Expansion

European Focus

NextLinx Ranks In Fast 50 Program For Second Year

Tompkins Introduces Versatile Terry Machine

Schoeller Opens Facility In Korea

TC 2 Global Sizing Survey To Continue In Mexico

SpotShield Protects Against Spills And Stains



Supplier Notes

Picanol Korea Moves Branch Office

Herrmann Ultrasonics Partners With Fi-Tech

Spirax Sarco Offers Optimization Service, Extends Alliance

Gerber Renames China Operation, Opens New Offices

Avery Dennison Teams Up With Accesorios Textiles



New Products

Lectra Launches MP Vector Cutting Systems Diamino V5 Marker-Making Software

Lifescience Products Expands Water-King Line

Bakron Presents TORLON 35 Sewing Machine Parts

Goller Unirelaxa Provides Tensionless Fabric Transport

RP8-3 Dust Collector Offers High-Volume Air Cleaning



Weaving & Spinning

Schlafhorst Installs 50 000th Saurer Czech NSB 32 Spinbox Delivers BD 330 Machines

Ramtex Yarn Production Returns To 24-7 Schedule

Springs Yarn Plant Earns Star For Safety Health

Rieter Offers Four Robots On R 40



People

People December 2003



Bulletin Board

December 2003



Washington Outlook Archive

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Of 2003