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10th International Conference on Geosynthetics
09/21/2014 - 09/25/2014
01/31/2014 - 01/31/2014

2014 URI Cotton Summit: The 21st Century Global Apparel VAlue Chain and Implications For US Cotton in the World Marketplace
09/22/2014 - 09/22/2014

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On the Cover:
RadiciSpandex S-85 fiber adds fit and comfort to today's fashion denim, and RadiciSpandex S-17B features an additive that helps inhibit fabric deterioration during the finishing process.



Features

NCTO Annual Meeting
Textile industry leaders noted progress against unfair trade, discussed current and upcoming challenges.

Parkdale Adds Capacity
With recent Rieter R 40 installation in Walnut Cove, NC, Parkdale plant increases production by 250 percent.

Economical Air-Jet Weaving
Newest air-jet weaving technologies improve performance and flexibility while reducing air and energy consumption.

ITMF Meeting Heads To Mauritius
The island of Mauritius offers high productivity and high-quality textile products, supported by sophisticated business and trade organizations.

Executive Forum
Oerlikon Textile: Focused On The Future



Textile News

Unifi Partners With ITG, United Knitting In Repreve® Nylon Launch

Cotton Incorporated Opens Hong Kong Regional Office



From The Editor

Oil's Big Bite On Textiles
It's not something you see every day: A critical input, oil, doubling in price within one year - an input so critical that it is the very foundation of consumer and industrial life, and a price change so swift that the true effects have yet to trickle through. But the trickle seems to be flowing faster and faster. Price-increase letters are starting to read like force majeure letters associated with natural disasters



Business & Financial

Current Trends



Yarn Market

Mid-Year Surprisingly Busy For Some



Quality Fabric Of The Month

Trees In A Pod
Braided reforestation pods are just one of numerous engineered textiles developed for specialized applications by Atkins & Pearce's product development staff.



Nonwovens / Technical Textiles

IFAI Advanced Textiles Conference Well Received

Spunlaced Or Hydroentangled Nonwovens

INDEX Has Grown Up



Fiber World

Performance Options With Fiber And Yarn

Sustainable Is Attainable
SYFA's Summer Conference will continue its focus on the textile industry's interests in greener manufacturing and sustainability.



Dyeing Printing & Finishing

DuPont Unveils Newest Artistri™ P5000 Inks

Huntsman Opens Facilities In Turkey

Purista® Supports UNEP Eco-Tips For Jeans Campaign



Knitting / Apparel

Spiegel Expands Use Of Yunique Software

Cotton Incorporated Supports Fashion Design At Pratt Institute
Graduating students receive eveningwear and bridal design awards.

2008 Stretch To The Future Design Competition

Dow Fiber Solutions Forecasts Trends For Fall/Winter 2009-10

Outlast Technologies Goes To Bed



Supplier Notes

EVS Receives Million Dollar Orders

Erema Marks 25 Years For Plastics Recycling

Orient Adds Atlas Copco Compressors

Gneuss Moves To New Facility

Frankl & Thomas Adds Product Lines



New Products

Lloyd Instruments Unveils Davenport™ PETPlus IV Tool

SDL Atlas Debuts Three Performance Fabric Testers

James H Heal Launches Dynawash 825 Tester

Tagsys RFID Solutions Sets Meets Textile Service Needs



People

July/August 2008



Bulletin Board

July/August 2008



Washington Outlook Archive

Presidential Candidates Differ On Textile Issues