The international industry event will be held from 10 to 12 January 2023 in Halls 9 and 10 of Messe Düsseldorf, Germany. © PSI

02/11/2022 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Good booking numbers for PSI 2023

The booking numbers for PSI, 10 – 12 January 2023 in Düsseldorf, Germany: over 60% of hall space has already been booked up, another 25% is reserved. By  Sibylle Michel

Rapidly evolving fashion trends are prompting manufacturers to include new color combinations and designs, pivoting sales. © fanjianhua/stock.

01/11/2022 – Dyeing


Market for textile dyes is growing rapidly

The textile dyes market forecasts a valuation exceeding US$ 8 billion by 2031 and will register CAGR of 6 % during years 2021–2031. By  Sibylle Michel

With a mandate to inspire and trigger action at a global level, Dr. Isabella Tonaco will lead SCTI to drive transformational change in the textile and leather industries. © SCTI

01/11/2022 – Personnel matter

Personnel matter

SCTI appoints Isabella Tonaco as Executive Director

Sustainable Chemistry for the Textile Industry (SCTI) has appointed Dr. Isabella Tonaco as Executive Director, effective November 1, 2022. By  Sibylle Michel

The new Hybrid Shearing Cylinder combines the benefits of both ‘strap-on’ and ‘caulked-in’ traditional options. © Sellers

31/10/2022 – Quality assurance

Quality assurance

New shearing cylinder for carpet manufacturing

Sellers Textile Engineers is marking its 110th anniversary this year with the introduction of an entirely new concept in carpet shearing. By  Sibylle Michel

Yiqi Yang is the 2021 recipient of the AATCC Olney Medal for outstanding achievement in textile science. © AATCC

31/10/2022 – Award


Yiqi Yang receives the 2021 Olney Medal

Yiqi Yang is being recognized with the AATCC Olney Medal for his work on the research and development of sustainable, greener textiles. By  Sibylle Michel

The Ascent N-Thermic hooded jacket is filled with 160 and 140 grams of Neokdun recycled 750 power-fill insulation on the body and arms, respectively. © Odlo

28/10/2022 – Outdoor clothing

Outdoor clothing

Exceptional warmth from sustainable sources

The N-Thermic line up powered by Neokdun features down filled insulated jackets that deliver natural warmth from recycled sources. By  Sibylle Michel

Dirk Vantyghem, Director General of Euratex: “To prepare for a brighter future requires a new regulatory framework, where quality and durability become the norm, where transparency and sustainability is rewarded.” © Euratex

Organised by Euratex in partnership with the Portuguese Textile Association (ATP), the Porto Convention took place on 13–14 October in Porto, Portugal. By  Ilona Schulz