On the Cover:
GORE-TEX® - a popular fabric for outdoor apparel such as this GORE-TEX PACLITE® jacket -
also is offered in fiber form for a number of high-tech textile applications.
Executive Forum: Dott. Federico Pellegata
ShanghaiTex Continued Growth
The global exhibition drew strong support from visitors and exhibitors.
ITMA Asia Makes Its Move
The second edition of ITMA Asia will offer visitors a vast array of textile developments in every sector.
Ads Should Be Designed To Increase Sales
Cone Denim To Build Plant In China
Mohawk Announces Q2 2005 Earnings, New Developments
AATCC Acquires CITDA Assets
Q1 Global Fabric Output High 2004 Machinery Shipments Mixed
NCCATT Merges With Gaston College
Several Textile Manufacturers Announce Consolidations
From The Editor
Floating Yuan: Change China's Way
Business & Financial
Emerging Trade Strategies
Spinners Solidly Behind CAFTA-DR
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Less Is More
ARC Outdoors offers NanoHorizons' innovative antiodor nanotechnology in its line of E47™ Nano Technology branded fabrics and yarns, and through license to other textile manufacturers.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Agrotextiles: A Growing Field
Agricultural and horticultural end-use possibilities abound for woven, nonwoven and knitted fabrics.
Focus: Specialty Fabrics
IFAI Expo 2005 is attracting participants from around the world to San Antonio for the annual specialty fabrics showcase.
Part two in this series focuses on the history and current industry activities of aramid, quartz, boron, polyethylene and hybrid items.
Hyosung Picks Up The Pace
Hyosung expands international presence with new marketing center in New York City and new variants of creora® fiber.
DuPont Transfers Centek Interest To INVISTA
Adjoined Sets Up ERP System For Performance Fibers
Foss Partners With Fisipe, Opens Charlotte Office
DAK Americas Moves Polykron Operations To US
AFMA Cosponsors Megatex
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Brückner Consolidates Production At Two Sites
Küsters Donates FlexNip To Pakistani University, Commissions Range In Turkey
PMI, Bergmann Merge Activities
Justinx™ Inks Now Available Exclusively On-Line
SATO Offers New Service Contract Warranty
Benninger Sells Ben-Indigo Ranges In Bangladesh
Knitting / Apparel
Delta Galil Introduces RealCool Cotton™ Fabric
Mayer & Cie Celebrates Centennial
Cotton Incorporated, Gymboree Launch Fabric
Chic-Tex Stages Collections, Celebrates 20th Anniversary
Faytex DeFeet Unveil DeBrief For Men
Kayser-Roth Announces 7 Million Expansion
Dürkopp Adler Center Provides Custom Solutions
Lanxess, Sino Surfactant Sign Production Pact
Hohenstein Institutes Open New Branches In China, Romania
ETF Commissions Custom Cut Order System At Headlam
SDL Atlas Offers Creda Dryers, Ships Tester To TTIEH
Orca Delivers Laser Cutting System To LAB
Viscotek Unveils Automated Relative Viscometer System
Datacolor Cabinet Aids Color Sample Measurement
AccuWeb Debuts Controller, Pneumatic Clamping System
TEXbase Online Offers Web-Based Suite Of Solutions
Kaeser Controller Manages Up To 16 Compressors
Washington Outlook Archive
Industry Pursues New Trade Agenda