January/February 2018

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On the Cover:
Digital textile printing is taking off, and home furnishings are one of the fastest-growing applications in the United States for digitally printed textiles.
Photograph courtesy of EFI Reggiani

From The Editor

Transformative Innovation Key To Digital Printing

By James M. Borneman, Editor In Chief jborneman@TextileWorld.com Rotary textile printing has a long history as the industry standard for high-output printing plants. The process is...

Executive Opinion

The CAMX Show And Why Tradeshows Still Matter

By Jim Kaufmann, Contributing Editor With plans already made to attend CAMX, the Composites and Advanced Materials Expo, Textile World asked me to provide coverage...

Business & Financial

January/February 2018: Textile Activity At A Glance

January/February 2018

Yarn Market

Demand Remains Strong

By Jim Phillips, Yarn Market Editor Many spinners continued to enjoy robust business through the first of the year. “Right now, business is booming,” said one...

Quality Fabric Of The Month

Quality Fabric Of The Month: FR & More From FireFil™ Yarn

Produced using proprietary modified air-jet spinning technology, FilSpec™ FireFil™ glass-core yarn offers unique flame, cut and tear resistance. By Janet Bealer Rodie, Contributing Editor FireFil™, developed...

People

People: January/February 2018

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