On the Cover:
Milliken & Company's Tesserae™ modular carpet panels give consumers the freedom to take a solid
look to a border or inlay as their tastes change.
One-Stop Shopping For Technology
Turkey-based yarn manufacturer iPOND equipped its OE spinning line exclusively with Rieter systems for a one-source solution.
Fabricato-Tejicondor Expands Operations
Colombia-based Fabricato-Tejicondor recently began an ambitious program of investment and machinery modernization.
Milliken & Company: Covering All Bases
Carpet company offers a versatile range of products.
Sewn Products Showcase
Urban Expositions, SPESA, AAFA co-locate three sewn products events.
Implementing RFID In The Supply Chain
Wal-Mart's RFID compliance requirement has spurred interest.
Touch-Free Dye Application
Fleissner's dye liquor applicator features rapid color change technology.
SI Corp's Journey Toward Lean
Progressive manufacturing processes such as the lean manufacturing approach taken by SI Corp are increasing in popularity.
Cotton's Sourcing Summit 2004
Cotton's Sourcing Summit 2004 Cotton event focused on fostering communication among US, CBI, Andean and African supply chain participants.
Bayer Spinoff To Be Named Lanxess
Rieter Installs 500th ComforSpin®, Opens Office
Uster® Yarn Grades Statistics Available On-Line
UNIFI Announces Restructuring Plans
México Textil 2004 To Take Place In Mexico City
Milliken Develops Glue-Free Carpet Installation System
NTC Honors Frank
Tuscarora Honored With Export Achievement Award
A B Carter To Close Paper Tube Facility
Avondale Licenses Nano-Tex Technology
National Spinning Opens Sweater Facility In El Salvador
Cerberus To Acquire Guilford Mills
Honeywell Nylon Introduces Monet Color Technology
European Spinners To Manufacture Dri-release® Fibers
Bayer Develops Sustain™ Protective Carpet Finish
ATME-I 2004 Waives Advance Registration Fee
Mohawk Reports Record Earnings
Burlington, Cone To Merge Into International Textile Group
La France Teams Up With Mischen Glabman Group
From The Editor
Ross: Going Bananas
Business & Financial
A Few Encouraging Signs
Spinners Reap CBTPA Benefits
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Toxic Clean Up
A TIEHH research team has developed a nonwoven composite toxic chemical decontamination wipe using Fehrer's H1 needleloom technology.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Saurer Group Acquires M&J Fibretech
Saint-Gobain, Hongfa Form Joint Venture
Donaldson, PGI Cooperate On Filter Bag Media
UCO-LDC Establishes UCO Performance Fabrics
Nordson Introduces Precision Adhesive Melter
Dilo Enters Crosslapper Market
Royal Ten Cate To Purchase Southern Mills
Strahm Laroche Partner To Supply Airlaid Lines
Reducing Power Demands
Computer simulation helps improve attenuator performance, reduce spunbond manufacturing power demands.
DuPont Nonwovens Launches ACT
Conwed® Plastics Changes Name
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Clariant Consolidates Production In India
VeriVide Celebrates 40th Anniversary
Woolmark, BASF To Partner
DuPont Expands Sales Network, Introduces Inks
Dual System Developed For ATYC Jet-Dyeing Machines
Pantone To Help Establish Chinese Color System
Goldschmidt Chemical Streamlines Production
Master Supplies Dye Range To Egyptian Denim Producer
Datacolor Expands Operations In China
SUVAC Vacuum Introduced For Tubular Knitted Fabrics
Cognex Sensors Receive Award
Unifi, Lenzing Implement Sopheon Accolade® Solution
Fulida Selects Atlas Copco Compressors
SATO Presents Total RFID Solutions, Allies With SAMSys
IBM Partners Offer ScheduleFLEX
Pepperl+Fuchs ML3 Sensors Suitable For Tight Spaces
Techmer PM Offers Advanced Organic Peroxides
Kaeser Sigma Air Manager Available For Vacuum Units
TLV® Introduces EF77 Vortex Flow Meter
Airmaster® Air Circulators Feature New Propeller
Bematek Mixer Facilitates Lab-To-Production Scale-Up
Washington Outlook Archive
Trade Agency Predicts Chinese Import Surge