Intertek introduces training courses for textiles
Intertek jointly with the Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has introduced the fifth collection of training courses under the Skills for Employment Investment Programme (SEIP), designed by the Bangladesh government to support the apparel and textile sector.
Groz-Beckert’s latest machinery at Febratex
Groz-Beckert is set to show latest products and services from the fields of knitting, weaving and sewing at the 16th Febratex in Blumenau, Brazil. The event, which will be held from August 21 to 24, 2018, will display everything relating to equipment, accessories, consumables and raw materials from all areas of the textile industry.
Archroma unveils aniline-free denim indigo dye
Archroma, a global leader in colour and specialty chemicals, has unveiled an aniline-free denim indigo dye. The new dye provides a non-toxic way to produce the traditional, iconic indigo blue that consumers associate with denim and jeans.
Epson & TEP to market Monna Lisa printer in Pak
Epson, and its subsidiaries, For.Tex. and Fratelli Robustelli, have appointed The Textile Engineers of Pakistan (TEP) to drive Monna Lisa digital textile printer expansion in the Pakistan market. TEP, established in 1949 as subsidiary of Platt UK, is a recognised supplier for a large number of important brands specialised in the industrial textile segment.
Vietnam eyes $200 bn textile exports by 2035
Vietnam’s textile and garment industry is expecting exports to reach up to $200 billion by 2035 thanks to investment in new technology and automation, and a shift in production methods.
Elgi Equipments nets Rs 76.9 cr profit
Coimbatore-based Elgi Equipments Ltd, a leading manufacturer of air compressors, announced the results for the financial year 2017-18 posting a PAT of Rs 76.9 crore, compared to Rs 68.4 crore in 2016-17.