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   March 18, 2018  Facebook Twitter
Techtextil North America/Texprocess Americas 2018 - Economic Optimism Leads the Way Celebrate Sensil 2019 Trendbook Techtextil NA 2017 - Eco-Friendly Interior Design Techtextil NA 2017: Industrial Fabric Innovations Innovative Fabric Developments for a New Outdoor Consumer ORSS '18 - What's New in Comfort Activewear? A Lot! TTNA'17 - Safety & Protective Trends ORSS'18 Sustainability & the Snow Sports Market

Antimicrobial Protection
Rentex Mills
Connects Form with Function
Innovative Knitted Fabrics
Phase change materials
Biophysical Testing
FEATURED ARTICLES Innovation at ORSSTRENDS Take a look at some of the great innovations from the 2018 Outdoor Retailer Snow Show January 25-28 in Denver featured in the FabricLink Network's Innovation Watch. Read More.

2018 SurveyeTextilesCommunications - Leaders in the Textile & Apparel Industry supply chain look back at 2017 and share generally optimistic expectations for 2018.

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BiosyntheticsTextile Exchange - Launches new micro site ( to demystify biosynthetics. In the future our clothes could be made from sugars, biomass and plant oils.

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One garbage truck of textiles wasted every second: report creates vision for change The Ellen MacArthur Foundation’s new report "A new textiles economy: Redesigning fashion's future in London," created by the Circular Fibres Initiative, calls for the fashion industry to adopt this new vision and create cross industry collaborations to achieve it. Read more…

Loepfe introduces new quality control feature Loepfe has developed a new optional feature in the yarn clearer YarnMaster Zenit+. The OffColor detection is able to detect and eliminate very small color and shade variations in the yarn during the winding process. Read more…

These wild inkjet-printed outfits make tie-dyes look tame Epson held a fashion show in New York City this week to showcase its crazy fabric printing technology. Read more…

Pantone Color of the Year 2018 Inventive and imaginative, Ultra Violet lights the way to what is yet to come. Read more…

Techtextil North America 2019 Sets its Sights on Raleigh (3/8/18)

A&E Collaborates with Applied DNA Sciences to Develop Anti-Counterfeiting Sewing Threads (3/2/18)

Teijin Marks a Century of Innovation at JEC World 2018 (2/26/18)

Coolcore introduces Fibr-X (2/6/18)

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