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

http://ahweb.adsale.com.hk/t.aspx?unt=2354-STX15_TextileWorld
http://www.thiestextilmaschinen.com
http://www.allstatestextile.com
http://www.spgprints.com
http://www.textileservicesonline.com
http://ahweb.adsale.com.hk/t.aspx?unt=2396-ZhejiangTex14_TextileWorld
http://www.textileworld.com/partners/Shaffer_and_Max-Dyeing_and_Finishing_Plant_2014
http://www.expoproduccion.mx/Content/Exhibitors/24/
July/August 2014 July/August 2014

View Issue  |

Subscribe Now  |

Events

ISS Vegas '14
08/03/2014 - 08/05/2014

Los Angeles Fashion Market - Holiday/Resort '14
08/04/2014 - 08/07/2014

Outdoor Retailer Summer Market
08/06/2014 - 08/09/2014

- more events -

- submit your event -

«January 2004     Issues     March 2004»
Cover Image

February 2004

On the Cover:
Burnsville, N.C.-based Glen Raven Technical Fabrics LLC, a Techtextil NA exhibitor, develops a variety of fabrics to meet the demands of harsh outdoor environments.



Features

Techtextil Returns
Atlanta exhibition and symposium will offer a comprehensive look at technical textiles today.

ITMA 2003 Nonwovens Technology
At ITMA 2003, the ever-growing nonwovens sector presented the latest technological developments and machinery.

ITMA 2003 Weaving Technology
Technological advances in weaving and weaving preparation machinery continue.

Textiles Poblanos
EXINTEX 2004 welcomes the global textile community to Puebla, Mexico, the cradle of textiles in Latin America.

ITMA 2003 Knitting Technology
ITMA 2003 introduced new fabrics and technologies to the knitting sector.



Textile News

Uster Launches Company, Places HVI Units In China

Cone Mills Receives Financing, WL Ross Submits Winning Bid

Gurit-Heberlein Group Acquires Electrotex AG

Finlane Group Reorganizes

Gildan, Frontier Form Venture

WestPoint Stevens Realigns Capacity

Bayer Fibers Group Separates, Takes Dorlastan® Name

Management, Meriturn Acquire Johnston Businesses

Milliken Ranks As 16th-Best Employer

Solutia Seeks Chapter 11 Relief

Ex-Im Bank Raises Malden Mills Loan Commitment To 35 Million



From The Editor

Textile Platform Emerges



Business & Financial

A Look At Early 2004



Yarn Market

Lessons Not Learned



Quality Fabric Of The Month

Noise Foil
Shieldex® Nora Dell Nickel-Copper-Silver fabric provides state-of-the-art shielding against noise generated by electromagnetic and radio frequency interference.



Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

AccuWeb's IR Edge Detector Guides Nonwovens Mesh

PGI Installs Reico III In Mexico, Builds In Shanghai

Dilo Achieves Sales Success

Fi-Tech Named Fleissner GmbH Representative

BBA Division Changes Name, Relocates, Introduces Product

Batson To Represent Cavitec Coating Laminating Systems

Bonino Carding Machines Forms New Division

NSC Launches Thibeau Card

Cooley Engineers PVC-Free Medical Membrane Compound

Victory Plastics Reopens

H2O Tricks
The use of directed water jets has accelerated with the continued development of nonwoven spunlacing technologies and woven fabric hydroenhancement finishing techniques.



Dyeing Printing & Finishing

Monforts Introduces Thermex 6500

Avecia Provides Purista™ Finish To Ankur Textiles

DyStar To Acquire Yorkshire Americas Dye Business

Lawer Systems Eliminate Handling Of Chemicals

Xetma Installs Finishing Systems In Brazil, Germany

Master Supplies Dye Range To Greek Denim Producer

Wacker Chemical, Brenntag Enter Into Partnership



Knitting / Apparel

High-Speed Lace Machine Gives Lingerie New Effects

Consoltex Develops New Fabrics

Maidenform Chooses WebPDM Solution

Glen Raven Knit Fabrics Achieves Star Certification

More On Color & Fiber Services
Company color forecasts and new fiber presentations are communication resources in the apparel-to-retail supply chain.

Acme-McCrary To Purchase Certain Phantom Assets



Supplier Notes

DigiEye Selects SDL Atlas As Global Distributor

Lectra Acquires Madrid-Based CAD/CAM Supplier

EBridge Provides ScheduleFLEX To Tex-Tenn

STR Expands Testing Facilities In China

American Roller Purchases Plasma Coatings

Textube Becomes Creform Corp.

Wilmark To Represent Gessner



New Products

Mahlo Upgrades Automation Solutions

Cognex Presents Sensor Software Frame Grabber

Lazor Blade Removes Man-Made Yarns, Fiber Laps

X-Rite Offers VeriColor™ For Assembly Sorting Functions

Glenro Introduces Infrared Conveyor Oven For Products Up To 65 Inches Wide



People

February 2004



Bulletin Board

February 2004



Washington Outlook Archive

Controversy Surrounds Central American Pact