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Alvanon Grants Second Round of Technical Tools to CFDA

The grants were made as part of Alvanon's Fashion Fit Movement, a program designed to help restore technical…

Cone Denim Teams With E3 Sustainable Cotton Program

As part of its participation, Cone Denim has secured more than 1.5 million pounds of e³ cotton for the…

Lenzing Names Obendrauf New CFO

Obendrauf would succeed Thomas Riegler, who informed the supervisory board that he will terminate his…

Cosplayers Become Fabric Store Heroes

Costume play, or Cosplay, is bringing a new young customer back to the sewing machine and fabric stores.

Bruce F. Roberts, Textile Executive, Dead at 92

He was a contemporary of industry legends such as Roger Milliken and Ely R. Callaway, and helped lead the…

Acting U.S. Textile Negotiator Said Named

Bill Jackson, who was most recently deputy assistant USTR for the Generalized System of Preferences, succeeds…

Argentine Industry Hopes for Presidential Election Boost

The Argentinian textile and apparel industry is calling on the new government to invest $600 million in the…

Textiles Ready for Seasonal Change

Warmer climates all over the world are encouraging Italian engineers to develop innovative fabrics — and the…

New York’s ‘Made in America’ Push

Industry and government combine for a revival.

China Jitters Cloud Milano Unica Fair

The U.S. remains a key export market for Italian firms, especially as China's economic troubles and monetary…

Rosenzweig Named President of Sanitized USA

The appointment reflects the growth of antimicrobial additives and products in textiles.

U.S. Yarn Production Climbs 4.4%

The increase in the U.S. bucked the 15 percent drop in global yarn production, due to double-digit…

AGOA Extension to Fuel African Exports

AGOA was the focus of a three-day conference in Geneva on Aid for Trade hosted by the World Trade…

Pakistani Mills Deal With Price Issues as Exports Rise

Growth has been spurred by the duty savings on Pakistan exports achieved under the Generalized System of…

Messe Frankfurt France Launches Fair for High-Tech Fabrics

The Avantex show is scheduled for Sept. 14 to 17 at Le Bourget exhibition center.