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IFKT has proposed Hitesh Kumar Sharma (HKS) as its new president for North America. © ednorog13/stock.adobe.com

 
18/11/2020 – Activities in North America

Activities in North America

IFKT: Online General Assembly

IFKT – International Federation of Knitting Technologists ecided to expand IFKT activities in Mexico now. By  Editorial staff
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Early-harvested cotton would likely have lower yield because the harvest was premature. © Bremer Baumwollbörse

 
17/11/2020 – Medicane Ianos strikes crop prior to harvest

Medicane Ianos strikes crop prior to harvest

Destruction of cotton fields in Greece

Due to flooding losses and rain damage caused by the storm Ianos in mid-September, cotton area and yield are estimated lower. By  Sibylle Michel
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Demonstration luminaire “Thirty One” © DITF

 
16/11/2020 – Light experiences light as paper

Light experiences light as paper

DITF: Luminaires made of paper yarn

The results of the “Paper Light” research project are sustainable products with an appealing design that can be manufactured at low cost. By  Iris Schlomski
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E-Commerce and SCM - topics of the Hermes Supply Chain Blog. © Mongkol Chuewong/Travel man - stock.adobe.com

 
11/11/2020 – Advert

Advert

E-Commerce for decision-makers

Securing delivery capacities, efficient cross-border logistics and strong competitive pressure in global trade: these are the challenges that managers ... By  Editorial staff
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Following events in 2016 and 2018 at Groz-Beckert headquarters, the 2020 edition of the presentation series “The Fabric Year” was held as digital event with a high number of attendees. This article gives a worldwide summary. © Groz-Beckert

 
16/11/2020 – Andreas Engelhardt, The Fiber Year and Groz-Beckert

Andreas Engelhardt, The Fiber Year and Groz-Beckert

The Fabric Year 2020

Following events in 2016 and 2018 at Groz-Beckert headquarters, the 2020 edition of the presentation series “The Fabric Year” was held as digital event. By  Editorial staff
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“We are sustainable. We don’t have to create more water waste or use more resources.” Catarina Lopes, Calvi. © Kornit Digital

 
12/11/2020 – Production on demand

Production on demand

Kornit Digital: Calvi has implemented the Kornit Avalanche HD6 system

Calvi achieves an efficient, eco-conscious production on demand with Kornit Digital. By  Iris Schlomski
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The CHT Group is convinced that recyclable textile products are the right means to protect resources and reduce the environmental impact. © CHT

 
11/11/2020 – Circular economy according to the Cradle to Cradle principles

Circular economy according to the Cradle to Cradle principles

The CHT Group is constantly expanding its sustainable product range

According to the CHT Group’s self-perception, sustainable innovation always includes responsibility for the future. By  Iris Schlomski