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2021-04-21 Monforts says goodbye to Klaus Heinrichs

Monforts says goodbye to Klaus Heinrichs
After almost 30 years with the company, Monforts Vice-President Klaus Heinrichs is to retire at the end of May. Go to press info

2021-04-15 Safely does it: textiles and processes

 Safely does it: textiles and processes
In a series of webinars focusing on industrial textiles and processes, the Manmade Fibers division experts from the Swiss Oerlikon Group provide their clients with information on manufacturing safety yarns and on state-of-the-art recycling technologies. If you are interested in these webinars, you can register by going to www.oerlikon.com/manmade-fibers. Go to press info

2021-04-12 Smart solutions for textile finishing Mahlo showcases at ITMA Asia

Smart solutions for textile finishing Mahlo showcases at ITMA Asia
When ITMA Asia opens its doors in Shanghai on June 12, Mahlo GmbH + Co. KG together with Shanghai Kuantex will present the latest systems and solutions for efficient and high-quality textile production and finishing at booth H6-A08. Go to press info

2021-04-12 Quick overview thanks to digital management assistant

Quick overview thanks to digital management assistant
Quick overview thanks to digital management assistant KM.ON’s enhanced dashboard offers even more data Using the k.management dashboard, KM.ON customers have a direct connection to their production – no matter when and from where. Go to press info

2021-04-12 Seizing opportunities in the crisis

Seizing opportunities in the crisis
Weaving in Pakistan is expanding and investing in machinery including KARL MAYER’s PROSIZE® and WARPDIRECT® Go to press info

2021-04-06 Boost your profits with the BD 480 Plus

Boost your profits with the BD 480 Plus
The BD 480 rotor-spinning machine has been upgraded to the BD 480 Plus: as a company with a long history, Saurer has continued to lead innovation in the industry, and has always been supporting customers in improving their profitability and optimising their competitiveness. Go to press info

2021-04-04 ANDRITZ receives order for needlepunch production lines from Chongqing Double Elephant, China

ANDRITZ receives order for needlepunch production lines from Chongqing Double Elephant, China
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order to supply four new needlepunch lines for nonwoven production from Chongqing Double Elephant Microfiber Material Co., Ltd., China. These lines are scheduled for installation and start-up in the fourth quarter of 2021. Go to press info

2021-03-31 New, strong dual leadership at Power‐Heat‐Set, Germany

New, strong dual leadership at Power‐Heat‐Set, Germany
Since the 1st January 2021 Marcus Köhler, Commercial Manager, and Kurt Frank, Technical Manager, have teamed up together to lead the textile machine specialist Power‐Heat‐Set GmbH in Töging, Germany. Go to press info

2021-03-24 ANDRITZ receives order for a needlepunch line from Pureko, Poland

ANDRITZ receives order for a needlepunch line from Pureko, Poland
International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Pureko Sp. z o.o. to supply a needlepunch line for their plant in Myszków, Poland. The line will process recycling fibers from garment waste for the production of technical felts dedicated to furniture and geotextile applications. Go to press info

2021-03-22 Mayer & Cie. - Market recovery after two challenging years: is positive in its outlook for the 2021

Mayer & Cie. - Market recovery after two challenging years:  is positive in its outlook for the 2021
Albstadt-based circular knitting machine manufacturer Mayer & Cie. (MCT) generated group sales of around € 72 million in 2020, a 20 per cent decline on the previous year, making it the second year in succession in which the long-established Albstadt-Tailfingen company reported a negative result. Go to press info

2021-03-22 Mayer & Cie. - Capital and Statista innovation award for circular knitting machine manufacturer

Mayer & Cie. - Capital and Statista innovation award for circular knitting machine manufacturer
Circular knitting machine manufacturer Mayer & Cie. (MCT) has been named one of Germany’s most innovative companies by the monthly business magazine Capital and Statista. Go to press info

2021-03-12 Demanding material requires customized pumps

Demanding material requires customized pumps
polyurethane (PUR) is conquering ever more areas of modern life – automobiles, furniture, shoes, medical technology and packaging. However, processing it is extremely complex and demands tailored solutions for the respective applications. Go to press info

2021-03-12 The new Truetzschler card TC 19i for Recycling: Turning textile waste into sustainable success

The new Truetzschler card TC 19i for Recycling: Turning textile waste into sustainable success
The market for recycled textiles is growing rapidly – because fashion is faster than ever, environmental regulations are stricter than ever, and the consumer focus on sustainability is sharper than ever. That’s why companies around the globe are seeking solutions to the key challenges involved in turning textile waste into high-quality yarn. Go to press info

2021-03-11 Schaeffler becomes an anchor partner for STARTUP AUTOBAHN

Schaeffler becomes an anchor partner for STARTUP AUTOBAHN
Schaeffler is a new “anchor partner” to the Stuttgart-based STARTUP AUTOBAHN innovation platform. This platform brings established companies and startups together with the objective of developing new technologies and bringing them to market readiness more rapidly. Go to press info

2021-03-11 “The fine gauge rule”: Dos and Don’ts for circular knitted fabrics finer than E36

“The fine gauge rule”: Dos and Don’ts for circular knitted fabrics finer than E36
At a VDMA Webtalk on February 17th 2021, representatives from Mayer & Cie., Groz-Beckert and Thies talked about meeting challenges of fine gauge circular knitting. Knits finer than E32 consist of extremely small loops leading to light, opaque and functional fabrics, which have become increasingly popular and are used for various applications. Go to press info

2021-03-11 Sustainable weaving for a better future

Sustainable weaving for a better future
The growing world population and rapidly advancing industrialisation are inevitably leading to ever-increasing levels of environmental pollution. In order to respond to this and ensure clean air and pure water in a world striving for greater sustainability, high-quality, precise filter fabrics are of crucial importance. Go to press info

2021-03-09 How to do more with less explored at Kingpins24 Flash

How to do more with less explored at Kingpins24 Flash
Major Monforts denim customers continue to pioneer new initiatives that are pushing the boundaries of sustainable production.Recycling their cotton waste has become one way these companies can do more with less, and at the recent Kingpins24 Flash online event, Sedef Uncu Aki, director of Orta, headquartered in Istanbul, announced a new partnership with leading recycling operation Gama ReRecycle. Go to press info

2021-03-08 Elastic yet still recyclable

Elastic yet still recyclable
Polyester-based tricot fabric with elasticity – a new development from KARL MAYER The textile industry is responsible for huge mountains of waste in Europe: in Germany alone, 390,000 tonnes of textile waste are produced every year. Go to press info

2021-03-02 Streetart on the beach

Streetart on the beach
Warp knitted terry fabric with digital prints for even more bathing fun Towels are not only useful for drying off, but they can also steal the show from bathing beauties. You only need to look at the extravagant example on this page to see how. Go to press info

2021-03-01 Technology company drives digitalization and globalization yet further

Technology company drives digitalization and globalization yet further
The international Erhardt+Leimer group of companies, with its Head Office in Stadtbergen (Germany), successfully tackled the challenges of the Covid year of 2020 and has started into the new year in an optimistic mood. Go to press info

2021-02-25 No sustainability without innovation

No sustainability without innovation
The Portuguese textile company TINTEX Textiles S.A. and the German textile machinery manufacturer BRÜCKNER Textile Technologies GmbH & Co. KG make a big step into the future together. A completely new developed process technology for coating bi-elastic knitted fabric opens new markets and new possibilities for both sides Go to press info