textile industry

The U.S. Supreme Court.

Government and Trade

National Council of Textile Organizations Now Offers Industry News Via ‘TIN’

The NCTO launched its new web site, “Textiles in the News.”

clock March 16, 2018Tracey Greenstein

A relative of a Rana Plaza victim cries at a 2016 memorial created for the garment factory workers.

Business Features

Think Tank: Recent Arbitrations and the Future of the Bangladesh Accord

Labor unions settle two “socially conscious” arbitrations — but what does it mean?

clock March 9, 2018Viren Mascarenhas and Kayla Winarsky Green

Sustainably made apparel and textiles is a concern of parents and Millennials.

Business Features

Oeko-Tex Presents Webinars on Consumer Preferences of Parents and Millennials

The association plans to share insights from a survey of more than 11,000 consumers.

clock February 20, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Government and Trade

Brazilian Makers Eye Recovery, See Colombian Trade Boost

The Brazilian textile and apparel industries are forecast to grow by close to 11 percent in 2018 as the economy improves.

clock February 5, 2018Ivan Castano

Tollegno 1900.


Tollegno 1900 Digitalizes Its Textile Archives

The Italian textile company has digitalized half of its archive, including 800 books of samples and technical charts, plus more than 10,000 wool samples.

clock November 22, 2017Sandra Salibian

The quake-collapsed textile factory building leaves an empty space at the corner of Bolivar and Chimalpopoca streets after the rubble was cleared away in the Obrera neighborhood of Mexico City, . As rescue operations stretched into day 5, residents throughout the capital have held out hope that dozens still missing might be found aliveEarthquake, Mexico City, Mexico - 23 Sep 2017

Government and Trade

Mexican Earthquake Said to Have Spared Apparel Supply Chain

Apparel manufacturers are struggling against lost orders as a result of the disaster, however.

clock October 30, 2017Ivan Castano

Business Features

Intertextile and Chic Fairs See Growing Desire for Quality, Sustainability in China

An increase in the quality of domestic buyers and a desire for European brands were major talking points amongst participants.

clock October 24, 2017Casey Hall

Repreve multifilament polyester yarn.


Unifi Sales Tick Up, Profits Stabilize at Start of Fiscal Year

The textile company is looking to amp up its sustainable yarn business.

clock October 23, 2017Kali Hays


Government and Trade

Textile Manufacturers Want Import ‘Loophole’ Out of NAFTA

U.S. textile groups are hoping for an end to a raw material imports rule favored by Mexico and Canada.

clock October 2, 2017Kali Hays

Isaac and Ivette Dabah, U.S. Representative Debra Wasserman-Shultz and Senator Ben Cardin.


Delta Galil Executive Receives Congressional Award

Isaac Dabah received an award from the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee at the Inaugural Sadat Congressional Luncheon on Capitol Hill.

clock September 19, 2017Tracey Greenstein



When a Seam Is Missed, Darn It Steps In

Darn It Inc. is a third-party apparel refurbishment company based in New Bedford, Mass.

clock September 6, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Repreve multifilament polyester yarn.


Unifi Sees Sales Increase as Profits Wane

The fiscal year was mixed, but Unifi sees solid growth in its future.

clock July 26, 2017Kali Hays

Human Resources

David Cunningham Named CMO of Kaltex America

Most recently, he was chief executive officer of Jade Marketing Group.

clock July 24, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Ralph Lauren's spring campaign for 2016.


Fashion 101 for Aspiring Designers: It’s About Selling Emotion

Mercedes Gonzales asks a standing-room only crowd at Texworld if they want to be rich or famous.

clock July 21, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Five months after Kim Ortengren started her sample making and manufacturing business in Portland, Maine, she already is ramping up production.

Business Features

American-Made Companies Gaining Ground in Cities Big and Small

A crop of apparel manufacturers and fashion start-ups are opting for secondary cities to make their way.

clock July 19, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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The Nordstrom logo is displayed above the post where it trades on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, . Nordstrom slashed its annual projections and said a key measure of sales fell for the first time in almost seven yearsFinancial Markets Wall Street Nordstrom, New York, USA


Nordstrom Talks Break Down, Next Move Unclear

clock March 21, 2018Evan Clark

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