Specialty Fabrics Review

  • Hologenix adds two board members

    Hologenix, a material sciences company dedicated to developing products that amplify human potential including its flagship product Celliant®, has announced the addition of Leslie Margolin and […]

  • Kraig Biocraft readies shipment for spider silk production

    Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Inc. has announced that it has completed production and genetic screening of its latest batch of spider silk silkworm eggs.  These specialized silkworm eggs are now ready […]

  • World Congress on Textile Coating conference

    The World Congress on Textile Coating conference will be held online February 11–12 and 18–19, 2021.    In the modern textile industry, coating, surface modification and laminating are the key […]

  • Hohenstein creates new compression standard for sportswear garments

    In cooperation with brand partners, testing service provider Hohenstein has created the new DIN SPEC 4868, which will define the market standard and testing protocols for compression behavior of […]

  • Mayzo acquires Bio Accutech

    Mayzo Inc., a supplier and manufacturer of specialty chemicals, has acquired Bio Accutech Inc., a distributor of specialty chemicals for the coatings, inks and plastics markets. All activities will […]

  • Antimicrobial hospital textiles market outlook

    According to a report by MarketsandMarkets, the global antimicrobial hospital textiles market size is projected to grow from USD 7.1 billion in 2020 to USD 9.4 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 5.8%. The […]

  • Cooling fabrics market forecast

    According to a report by MarketsandMarkets.com, the global cooling fabrics market size is estimated to be USD 2.0 billion in 2020 and is expected to reach USD 2.6 billion by 2025, growing at a CAGR […]

  • Standard for active illumination developed in Europe

    In a session at IFAI Virtual Expo 2020, “Smart Textiles Standardization, Active Illumination,” Dr. Jan Beringer, senior scientific expert Hohenstein Group, explained the new standard for active […]

  • Rapid prototyping = faster market launch

    A presentation at IFAI Virtual Expo 2020, titled, “Rapid Prototyping and Textile Product Development” urged attendees to use “sticks and glue … whatever method you have to get your idea out […]

  • Seaman Corporation appoints Meade

    Seaman Corporation has appointed Susan Meade to vice president of human resources. Meade is a 10-year veteran with Seaman Corporation and has been a key contributor in many aspects of the human […]