Industry News

Date : 2019-05-20

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

A textile skills training centre was unveiled recently in Hawick, a town in the Roxburghshire county in the east Southern Uplands of Scotland. Scottish rural economy secretary Fergus Ewing visited Hawick to open the £610,000 Buccleuch Road centre for excellence in textiles. Supporting rural communities is a key priority for the Scottish Government, he said.

Date : 2019-05-14

Source: innovationintextiles.com

Textiles are to be found in almost every part of everyday life. From tomorrow, the biggest ever editions of the world's leading international trade fairs for the sector, Techtextil and Texprocess, will be spotlighting the functions of textiles, especially technical textiles, and ways in Which textiles are processed at Frankfurt Fair and Exhibition Centre.

Date : 2019-05-06

Source: innovationintextiles.com

Circle Economy has announced the strategic partnership of Fashion for Good, the global initiative to make all fashion good, with its Switching Gear project. The initiative aims to accelerate re-commerce and rental business models in the apparel industry. The project will work with six brands on a circular innovation process that will help them to design and launch these new types of business model pilots by 2021.

Date : 2019-04-29

Source: info.texnet.com.cn

Gerber is set to display its industry-leading, end-to-end solution to support on-demand bespoke design through production as well as mass production at Texprocess expo, in hall 4.0, stand B31. The company will also participate in the Smart Textiles Micro-Factory exhibit. Texprocess is a leading trade fair for processing textile and flexible materials.

Date : 2019-04-23

Source: fibre2fashion.com

A Missing number of British fashion brands, including PrettyLittleThing and H&M-owned & Other Stories, are using technology to meet their recycling and sustainability objectives. Like Missguided, New Look and Superdry, PrettyLittleThing has collaborated with clothes recycling app Regain, allowing users to donate Unwanted clothes at pick-up points.

In return, the users receive discount codes that can be used to purchase goods with Regain’s retail partners.

Date : 2019-04-15

Source: fibre2fashion.com

A group of global trade associations representing garment, footwear and travel goods buyers, including the American Apparel and Footwear Association (AAFA) and the Fair Labour Association, recently urged Phnom Penh to improve labour and human rights conditions in the face of possible preferential trade agreement Changes by the United States and the European Union (EU).

Date : 2019-04-08

Source: www.innovationintextiles.com

Date : 2019-04-01

Source: www.innovationintextiles.com

Date : 2019-03-18

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

Fashiondex and LIM College have partnered up for to present the Fashion & Sustainability Summit, a one-day conference focusing on tangible solutions to help fashion businesses operation with sustainably and responsibly. The summit on April 12 will delve into how designers, manufacturers, and retailers Can reduce their eco-impact while growing their business.
The Fashion & Sustainability Summit will explore ways for companies to increase performance in every area from fabric design and post-textile management to shipping and more.