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From Farm To Fabric: The Many Faces Of Cotton - The 74th Plenary Meeting of the International Cotton Advisory Committee (ICAC)
12/06/2015 - 12/11/2015

Capstone Course On Nonwoven Product Development
12/07/2015 - 12/11/2015

2nd Morocco International Home Textiles & Homewares Fair
03/16/2016 - 03/19/2016

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September/October 2008

On the Cover:
The city of Charlotte, host to IFAI Expo 2008, is situated in the heart of textile country USA. Photo courtesy of ClearSkyImages.com


US Textiles 2008: An Active Year - So Far
The year 2008 has had bright spots that may signal positive change for several US textile producers.

IFAI Returns To Charlotte
The specialty fabrics community will gather in the Queen City for IFAI's annual presentation of exhibits, workshops, symposia and related special events.

Efficient Yarn Production
For the past 60 years, Uster Technologies has been manufacturing online and laboratory textile-quality-monitoring systems, becoming an integral contributor to the textile industry.

Laundry: Underestimated Last Step In The Textile Chain
Texcare International exhibitors displayed the latest in textile care from the laundry and dry-cleaning sectors.

Textile News

Lenzing, Weyerhaeuser Team To Develop Nonwovens

Microban Partners With DyStar

Reggiani Adds DuPont™ Artistri® To DReAM Machine Offering

Glen Raven Custom Fabrics Facility Wins SCEEP Award

Philadelphia University Nets Funding For Research And Innovation Center

Gregor, Lovell Team To Specialize In Technical Textiles Mergers And Acquisitions

Culp To Acquire Bodet & Horst USA's Knitted Mattress Fabrics Operations

Rieter Reports Substantial Downturn In Machinery Demand

TechFiber Launches Blast Containment Wall Covering

NCSU MIST Lab Tests Protective Garments

Coalition To Address Government Procurement

From The Editor

US Textiles: Making A Silver Lining

Business & Financial

Fiber Tags Move Up

Yarn Market

Ring-Spun Strength Continues

Quality Fabric Of The Month

Silence Is Onyx
PGI has expanded the automotive applications for its SilOnyx™ recycled and recyclable acoustic materials and added an enhanced four-layer variety to the product line.

Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

Brazilian Firm To Establish US Nonwoven Operation

Needlepunched Nonwovens
Part four in a five-part series on nonwoven manufacturing technologies

Fiber World

Vectran® Puts Zoom In New Nike Running Shoe

Unifi Puts Kinston Facility Back On The Market

NatureWorks Partners With CL Chemical Fibers

ADVANSA Unveils Thermo° Cool™ Fiber

Dyeing Printing & Finishing

Dow Corning Develops OP-8800 Softener

Duro, Crye Partner To Distribute Multicam®

Knitting / Apparel

Fall/Winter 2009-10 Previews In New York
Five apparel textile trade shows in New York City offered an early look at trends for Fall/Winter 2009-10.

Honduras: English, Si, With An Accent On Quality Products

Karl Mayer Releases New Pattern Editor

Cotton Incorporated Debuts TransDRY™ Technology

British Millerain Introduces New Driden Waxed Finish

Première Vision Acquires Direction

Supplier Notes

Innova-Teks To Represent Binsfeld In Turkey

Kellett Partners With Texman

Karl Mayer Delivers 100th Sample Warping Machine

Tullahoma Moves Production To Eton UPS System

New Products

James H. Heal Debuts Apollo2 Tester

Nordson Presents Universal™ SureWrap™ Nozzles

Strandberg Launches Microwave Moisture Sensor

Unilux Unveils Pocket Pixel


September/October 2008

Bulletin Board

September/October 2008

Washington Outlook Archive

Trade Officials Take A New Look At Global Agreements