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Tamburi Investment Partners to Invest in Textile Specialist

The investment vehicle helmed by Giovanni Tamburi is acquiring a 25 percent interest in Limonta SpA.

Intertextile and Yarn Expo Shanghai Delayed Over New Virus Variant Concerns

China tightens up health measures as cases of the more contagious Delta variant are discovered.

Textile Makers at Milano Unica Look to U.S., China, Women’s Wear for Growth

The two-day textile trade fair showed Italy's unique supply chain's resilience and ability to pivot.

Pitti Filati Returns to Physical Format Amid Surge in Prices of Raw Materials

Spinners at the three-day Florentine textile trade show displayed reassuring yarns and fanciful options.

Ermenegildo Zegna Group Buys Majority Stake in Italian Textile Firm

As per the agreement, the Italian men's wear group will own 60 percent of Tessitura Ubertino, a leading…

AFFOA Institute Taps PTC’s FlexPLM Platform to ‘Pioneer New Products’

Using the PLM solution will support the institute's mission to "revolutionize" U.S. manufacturing.

Italian Textile Firms Join Forces to Weather COVID-19 Fallout

Leading textile firms in Italy are partnering by way of acquisitions and collaborative ventures to safeguard…

Sustainability Is Way Out of the Pandemic for Italian Textile Sector

WWD conducted a survey spotlighting the sector's sustainable journey in the aftermath of the pandemic.

Mask Contracts and Biden Administration Push on U.S. Manufacturing

Government contracts for face masks made in the U.S. follow Biden administration moves to support the…

Howard Silver, Purveyor of Luxury and Niche Fabrics, Dies

Silver revived his father's textile business, Jasco Fabrics, becoming a source for nearly every notable…

Italy’s Fashion and Textile Sectors Map Out Five-Year Rebound Plan

Sistema Moda Italia is turning to the government for aid to help the industry rebound.

Fashion Textile Market Supply Chain Goes Full-on Green

Demand for greater sustainability is being driven by strong consumer demand.

Milano Unica Highlights Key Textile Trends for Spring 2022

Performance, natural fabrics for both men's suits and women's ready-to-wear, as well as bold patterns for…

National Council of Textile Organizations CEO Kim Glas on Biden’s Policies, Trade and the Pandemic

A year into the ongoing pandemic, the textile industry group's head emphasized the need for policies that…

Brands Seen Acknowledging Importance of Synergistic Partnership With Suppliers, Survey Say

If brands and their suppliers share long-term strategies and values, it's a win-win match, Long Term Partners…