“Being honored as one of the 50 most innovative companies in the world makes us very proud“, said Amsilk CEO Jens Klein © AMSilk

Amsilk GmbH, the world's first industrial supplier of synthetic silk biopolymers, has been chosen as one of the 50 most innovative companies in the world. By  Iris Schlomski

In April Rusavata celebrated the inauguration of its new Truetzschlerline for production of hydroentangled nonwovens at their headquarters in Rjasan and owns now a modern and highly flexible spunlacing line with a monthly production capacity of more than 700 tons © Trützschler

Rusvata is the only company in Russia which has integrated the complete chain of cotton processing for cotton wool and gauze. By  Iris Schlomski

Prof Wang Xungai, director of Institute for Frontier Materials, Deakin University, current president of FAPTA passing the baton to the the next president, Prof John Xin, head of PolyU ITC © Vicky Sung

10/10/2017 – The 14th Asian Textile Conference

The 14th Asian Textile Conference

“Disruptive Innovations for Textiles and the Supply Chain”

This year, the 14th edition of ATC was held in June in Hong Kong, hosted by the Institute of Textile & Clothing (ITC) of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University ... By  Editorial staff

Cotton field © Bremer Baumwollbörse e.V.

09/10/2017 – Cotton


Cotton Feeds the World

Cotton is not only a fibre for the textile industry. Its sphere of influence goes much further: it is an essential economic factor for many farmers and ... By  Iris Schlomski

China International Trade Fair for Apparel Fabrics and Accessories National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) Shanghai, China, 11 – 13 October 2017© Iris Schlomski © Iris Schlomski

09/10/2017 – Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition 2017

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition 2017

Where the worlds of fashion and innovation converge

Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics brings the global industry together this week: Shanghai (China) 11-13 October 2017 By  Editorial staff

Mostafiz Uddin, Founder and CEO of Bangladesh Apparel Exchange (BAE) and Managing Director of Denim Expert Limited, on water sustainability and how Bangladesh´s textile industry can contribute to it © Denim Expert Limited

09/10/2017 – Bangladesh


Water sustainability in Bangladesh

Water means life! Water sustainability is a vital issue for Bangladesh´s textile industry! By  Iris Schlomski

Kuala Lumpur is the capital of Malaysia. The city has the status of Federal Territory and is the country’s administrative, cultural and economic centre and its largest metropolitan region. Wikipedia © fotolia

By  Manik Mehta, New York