FabricLink Network announces launch of The Textile Gateway

July 17, 2024  |  Company News, Industry News, News

The FabricLink Network announced the launch of The Textile Gateway, an online platform that connects the textile industry to students of all ages, including elementary school and undergraduate students. “The mission of The Textile Gateway is to educate and inspire students at all levels about text…
Trelleborg announces investment in Rutherford County, N.C.

July 16, 2024  |  Company News, News

Trelleborg, an engineering group focused on polymer technology, with headquarters in Trelleborg, Sweden, has announced a development for its engineered coated fabrics operations in Gateway West Commerce Park in Rutherford County, N.C. The site is part of Rutherford County’s development vision for …
TrusTrace launches upgraded forced labor prevention solution

July 15, 2024  |  Company News, News

TrusTrace, a global SaaS platform for product traceability and supply chain compliance in fashion and retail headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, announced the launch of its upgraded artificial intelligence (AI)-powered forced labor prevention (FLP) solution. It enables brands to map out supply chain…
Textiles Recycling Expo set for 2025 in Belgium

July 11, 2024  |  Company News, Industry News, News

A new event was announced, the Textiles Recycling Expo, and it is set for June 4–5 2025 in Brussels, Belgium. It is supported by EuRIC, Fedustria, ReHubs, the Textiles Recycling Association and Plastics Recycling World, and organizd by AMI. AMI is also organizing the Plastics Recycling World Expos…
Better Cotton Conference 2024 emphasizes farmer empowerment, industry ambitions

July 10, 2024  |  Industry News, News

The Better Cotton Conference 2024 concluded on June 27 in Istanbul, Turkey, where over 400 attendees from around the globe joined virtually and in person. “This year’s Better Cotton Conference has highlighted the crucial need for collective action in the cotton industry. The insights and…
Paradise Textiles and Nanollose announce R&D deal

July 8, 2024  |  Company News, News

Paradise Textiles, the material science hub of Dubai, United Arab Emirates-based Alpine Group, announced it has signed a deal with biotechnology company, Nanollose for the exclusive supply of its Nullarbor™ fibers. Under the non-binding term sheet for the joint venture agreement, Paradise will wor…
Better Cotton announces 2024 Member Award winners

July 3, 2024  |  Industry News

Better Cotton™, a worldwide cotton sustainability initiative launched in 2023, announced the recipients of its 2024 Member Awards.  The 2024 Member Awards were presented by Alan McClay, CEO of Better Cotton, and Eva Benavidez Clayton, senior director of membership and supply chain, and honored me…
ACSA announces partnership with global competitors to increase cotton value

July 1, 2024  |  Company News, News

The American Cotton Shippers Association (ACSA) announced it has joined the Brazilian Cotton Shippers Association and the Australian Cotton Shippers Association by signing a landmark Memorandum of Understanding. The agreement focuses on addressing matters of efficiency in the global supply chain, co…