September/October 2020

On The Cover:

The Monforts Advanced Technology Center, Mönchengladbach, Germany, features machines for extensive customer trials including the new Monforts CYD (Continuous Yarn Dyeing) technology.

(Image courtesy of A. Monforts Textilmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG)

Quality Fabric Of The Month

Balancing Performance & Protection

Ascend’s Acteev™ offerings combine the performance of nylon 6,6 with the protection of zinc. By Rachael S. Davis,Executive Editor When Houston-based Ascend Performance Materials introduced its...

From The Editor

U.S. Textiles: COVID-19 Changes Everything

By Jim Borneman, Editor In Chief It’s fair to say that more has changed with U.S. textiles than has stayed the same in the age...

Business & Financial

September/October 2020: Textile Activity At A Glance

September/October 2020

Yarn Market

Industry Pushes For Enhanced PPE Production

By Jim Phillips, Yarn Market Editor It is no secret that those U.S. yarn manufacturers and fabric makers that have the capability to produce personal...

Fiber World News

Nonwovens/Technical Textiles

Dyeing, Printing & Finishing News

Knitting/Apparel News


September/October 2020

Bulletin Board

September/October 2020