With 750 companies expected, overall bookings have reached 70% of the pre-pandemic level of February 2019. © Messe Frankfurt

13/01/2023 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

Texworld Evolution Paris shows promising prospects

The February 2023 edition of Texworld Evolution Paris, which will be held at the Parc des Expositions de Paris-Le-Bourget from 6 to 8 February, shows promising ... By  Sibylle Michel

JIAM 2022 Osaka attracted many visitors from South Asia. © JIAM

09/01/2023 – Trade fairs

Trade fairs

JIAM 2022 Osaka concludes successfully

Japan International Apparel Machinery & Textile Industry Trade Show (JIAM) has wrapped up four successful days of business at Intex Osaka. By  Sibylle Michel

Pantone 18-1750 Viva Magenta is brave and fearless, and a pulsating color whose exuberance promotes a joyous and optimistic celebration, writing a new narrative. © Pantone

02/01/2023 – Colour trends

Colour trends

Pantone Color Of The Year 2023

The 2023 Pantone’s Color of the Year is Viva Magenta 18-1750. It is a shade rooted in nature descending from the red family and expressive of a new signal ... By  Sibylle Michel

Fashion designer Vivienne Westwood has died at the age of 81. © Juergen Teller

30/12/2022 – Obituary


Vivienne Westwood dies at 81

Legendary British fashion designer Vivienne Westwood passed away on December 29, 2022. She played a key role in the punk movement with her provocative ... By  Sibylle Michel

Compas open-width compacting and finishing machine saves chemicals and water. © Sperotto Rimar

28/12/2022 – Textile finishing

Textile finishing

Sperotto Rimar offers a range of sustainable technologies

Sperotto Rimar follows two energy-saving strategies in machine development for fabric finishing – solutions that respect valuable resources and the environment. By  Sibylle Michel

The Aquinox is the latest development from Xaar’s ImagineX platform. © Xaar

22/12/2022 – Textile printing

Textile printing

Xaar Aquinox printhead for aqueous inkjet printing

Xaar, the leading inkjet printing technology Group, has launched its revolutionary printhead – the Xaar Aquinox – delivering exceptional reliability, creativity, ... By  Sibylle Michel