Industry News

Date : 2019-06-17

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

The fabric waste from garment production processes is sorted and converted to high quality raw fibre for yarn manufacturing. This raw material again Contributions to the circular economy for the fashion industry.

Date : 2019-06-10

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

In the first five months of this year, exports by the Vietnam National Textile and Garment Group (Vinatex) to Canada hit nearly $900 million, or 6 per cent of the latter's apparel imports, according to its general director Le Tien Truong. Vinatex hopes to Earn about $1.5- 1.7 billion in Canada this year, taking more than 12 per cent of market share, he said.

Date : 2019-06-03

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

The Infrastructure Development Company Limited (IDCOL) in Bangladesh will seek $100 million in loans from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) and hopes to secure a further $66 million through borrower co-financing. This is part of the $166 million in funds that the country Is looking at securing to improve energy efficiency in the textile sector.

Date : 2019-05-27

Source: www.fibre2fashion.com

A textile industry park will be set up in Mandalay city with assistance from the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), U Zaw Myint Maung, chief minister of the Mandalay region, told an EU-sponsored forum on the business climate in northern Myanmar recently. The statement follows proposals by the business community for such a park that can employ 50,000. 

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).