On the Cover:
Evolving fabric technology is improving the life-saving properties of protective apparel.
Exploring The Specialty Fabrics Industry
IFAI Expo 2004 will offer programs, exhibits, association tours.
Profits Through Integration
Avondale Mills recent implementation of Datatex's TIM solution has led to improved planning and scheduling processes.
Turning Innovation Into Consumer Products
STA's conference stirs dialogue among retailers, mills and suppliers.
The Ups And Downs Of Natural Gas Costs
Natural gas prices are affected by a number of factors.
Finding The Road Best Traveled
The answers to nine questions can help streamline the supply chain.
From The Editor
Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Applied Radar's e-textile antennas offer flexible, cost-effective solutions for a variety of applications.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Specialty Fabrics Find A Home
The growing protective fabric and body armor markets present opportunities for specialty fabric and fiber manufacturers.
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Screen Printing Versus Ink-Jet Printing
Bridging the gap between ink-jet flexibility and screen-printing quality
Knitting / Apparel
Fall-Winter 2005-06 Preview
New York City fabric shows previewed Fall/Winter 2005-06 collections.