The extremely hard-wearing and at the same time very fine and light high-end Merino Jersey made in Germany, Upper Franconia, is a completely new product on the market. The yard ware can be further processed in many different ways. © Thümling Textilmaschinen

14/09/2020 – Innovation made in Germany

Innovation made in Germany

Merino wool technology for merino jersey

Thümling Textilmaschinen GmbH and Rothycon Roy Thyroff Consulting present a completely new warp knitting technology. By  Iris Schlomski

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition 2020 will be held concurrently with Yarn Expo Autumn, CHIC and PH Value from 23 – 25 September at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai). © Gu Ji/Messe Frankfurt

14/09/2020 – Online content for overseas participants

Online content for overseas participants

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics from a distance

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition 2020 enables online audiences to obtain comprehensive information even from a distance. By  Iris Schlomski

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Crisis-proof with natific color management solutions: Although the benefits of Digital Color Management are widely known, many manufacturers find it hard ... By  Editorial staff

Intertextile is offering both a physical trade fair and digitised solutions to reconnect the industry. © Messe Frankfurt

11/09/2020 – Reconnect suppliers and buyers

Reconnect suppliers and buyers

Intertextile Apparel’s digitised solutions

The upcoming Autumn Edition from 23 – 25 September is expecting about 3,400 exhibitors from over 20 countries and regions. By  Iris Schlomski

Closing stocks at the end of the season are estimated at 1.75 million tonnes. © Bremer Baumwollbörse

10/09/2020 – India


Cotton area at record levels

In the upcoming season 20/21, the USDA forecasts harvested area to reach near-record levels at 13.2 million hectares. By  Sibylle Michel

Between 1960/61 and 2010/11, the world stocks-to-use ratio stayed between 30 and 60 percent. However, since 2011/12 the stocks-to-use ratio has not dipped below 65 percent and has been above 90 percent four times including the last two years. © Bremer Baumwollbörse

09/09/2020 – Baumwolle weltweit

Baumwolle weltweit

World stocks remain high

Covid-19’s negative impact on cotton demand was too late in the season to shift planting decisions away from cotton for most major producing countries. By  Sibylle Michel

Christian Sickel is the founder and managing director of Sickel und Team, which sanctioned the “The Stationary Retail Trade 2020” study. Based on the results, he gives retailers in stationary retail specific tips on how to stay competitive. © Sickel-Team

09/09/2020 – Setting the course for the future now

Setting the course for the future now

Stationary retail does not draw on its own potential

“The Stationary Retail Trade 2020” study shows where retail fails and how retailers are now setting the course for the future. By  Iris Schlomski