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Sage Automotive Interiors manufactures innovative seating, headliner and door panel fabrics used by many of the major global automakers. Photograph courtesy of Sage Automotive Interiors Inc.
ITMF Annual Conference In Vietnam
ITMF Director General Christian Schindler, Ph.D., discusses the annual conference and the Vietnamese textile industry.
Vietnam: A Small Tiger Is Growing Up
After severe times, Vietnam has made tremendous efforts to become a serious player in the textile industry in Southeast Asia.
Executive Forum: U.S. Textile Exports On The Rise
OTEXA Deputy Assistant Secretary for Textiles and Apparel Kim Glas discusses U.S. textile/apparel and technical textile export opportunities.
IFAI Celebrates 100 Years At 2012 Expo
Specialty fabrics industry professionals will gather at IFAI Expo Americas 2012 in Boston for programs, exhibits and networking opportunities - and for IFAI's centenary celebration.
From The Editor
Business & Financial
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Allasso Industries' Winged Fiber™ offers advantages for filtration and numerous other applications.
Nonwovens / Technical Textiles
Sage Automotive Interiors: Global And Growing
Greenville-based manufacturer of automotive interior fabrics supplies innovative products to leading automakers.
3-D Weaving: Applications And A Range Of Possibilities
Part two of a two-part series about 3-D weaving and its current and potential applications
Dyeing Printing & Finishing
Knitting / Apparel
International Textile Trade Shows: Preview In New York
Summer 2012 is the season for an early look at what will be in fashion in Fall/Winter 2013-14.