March/April 2020

On The Cover

Switzerland-based Stäubli International AG demonstrated the capabilities of its jacquard weaving technology at ITMA 2019 by weaving a highly intricate Barcelona-themed design. The Stäubli technology was paired with an R-9500-2 rapier weaving machine from Italy-based Itema.

Quality Fabric Of The Month

Quality Fabric Of The Month: PVC-Free ZZZZs

Seam Seal International has launched a new line of non-PVC  mattress protectors for the mass market. By Rachael S. Davis, Executive Editor A mattress cover or...

From The Editor

From Cautious To Uncertain For U.S. Textiles

By Jim Borneman, Editor In Chief The spread of COVID-19 continues and fear and uncertainty abound for most businesses, associations and families. Textile World, not...

Business & Financial

March/April 2020: Textile Activity At A Glance

March/April 2020

Yarn Market

Coronavirus Creates Uncertain Future

By Jim Phillips, Yarn Market Editor The market disruption caused by the global novel coronavirus pandemic is beginning to affect virtually all aspects of the...

Dyeing, Printing & Finishing News

Nonwovens/Technical Textiles News


March/April 2020

Bulletin Board

March/April 2020