On the Cover:
Tennis ace Nicole Vaidisova is sponsored by Reebok, a company set to introduce new apparel and footwear technologies for Spring 2008.
Success In Munich
The ITMA 2007 machinery exhibition in Munich set the standard for future shows.
A review of staple-spinning; knitting; and dyeing, printing and finishing technology at ITMA 2007
IFAI Takes A Chance On Vegas
IFAI Expo 2007 participants got down to business despite the myriad of amusements in Las Vegas.
From The Editor
Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Marked For Authenticity
®mark™ security fibers utilize a variation of Hills Inc.'s Islands-In-The-Sea multicomponent fiber technology to provide authentication for branded textile products.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Leveraging The Body's Healing Ability With Silk
Serica Technologies relies on bioengineering and textile engineering to develop and customize its silk fibroin-based scaffolds and grafts to optimize their function.
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Chemical Industry Ready For The Future
Dye and chemical suppliers are working more and more with machinery producers to provide customers with total solutions.
Knitting / Apparel
Reebok - The Brand That Fits
Reebok positions to grow with reorganization, new focus and innovative footwear and apparel for Spring 2008.
Feeling And Looking Good
Fall 2008 will be a season of hybrids.