January/February 2019

TWJF19cover

The newly renovated Miami Beach Convention Center will again play host to the triennial IDEA® nonwovens and engineered fabrics event.

Executive Forum

SPESA: Meet The New President Michael McDonald

TW Special Report In February of 2018, The Sewn Products Equipment & Suppliers of the Americas (SPESA) Board of Directors named Michael McDonald SPESA executive...

From The Editor

IBM Predicts Recycling Advancements

By Jim Borneman, Editor In Chief As part of its annual “5 in 5” predictions, IBM Research predicts “five innovations that will change our lives...

Business & Financial

January/February 2019: Textile Activity At A Glance

By Robert S. Reichard, Economics Editor January/February 2019

Yarn Market

2019 Off To A Solid Start

By Jim Phillips, Yarn Market Editor Many spinners have been delighted by the smooth transition from 2018 to 2019. “A lot of times, depending on...

Quality Fabric Of The Month

Quality Fabric Of The Month: Iron Impact

Jason Mills’ 1920-12 raschel knit fabric has found a niche in the golf simulator screen market. By Rachael S. Davis, Executive Editor Milltown, N.J-based Jason Mills...

People

January/February 2019

Bulletin Board

January/February 2019