Wafer-thin but as stable as a protective shield
A new dry suit fabric developed by ContiTech offers maximum protection and the greatest possible level of safety in and under water. At the same time, the coated fabric offers maximum wear comfort, as it is extremely lightweight and pleasingly flexible.
Freudenberg launches Evolon 3D
Evolon, Freudenberg´s microfilament fabric, is traditionally known for its very distinctive qualities of being smooth, soft and uniform. Combining a top-of-the-range look with its fabric feel and its great mechanical resistance, Evolon has succeeded in replacing traditional textiles in areas such as bedding, decoration or even acoustics.
Van De Wiele, Superba join forces
The Belgian consortium Van de Wiele signed an agreement to purchase the French company Superba and the US company American Superba. The agreement took place on May 27, 2015.
Single knit P/C fabric from compact yarn
Today fashion designers are much conscious than ever and have up-to-date information about the latest fashion trends. The present day consumer demands fashionable garments, which offer comfort and style, stretch and flexibility, freedom and figure enhancement, as he takes it as the tool of expressing his personality.
60 years of Loepfe WeftMaster
Loepfe Brothers Ltd started business 60 years ago in 1955. Solutions for weaving mills significantly increased the efficiency of the production systems in the 1960s. WeftMaster provides components for weaving machines such as weft stop motions, short weft detectors, weft thread brakes, projectile brakes, knot detectors, weft feelers, fusible fabrics cutters and yarn stop motions for different applications.
Super Elf X3 weft feeders for airjets & waterjets
The Super Elf X3 is the culmination of years of experience in air-jet and water-jet weft feeders, ensuring the highest performance, versatility and reliability. The Super Elf X3 is based on a proven platform, produced annually in 25.000 units.
SUMA SL 288 for double width weaving
SUMA SL 288 is a CPM (electronic jacquard) designed for double width weaving machines. Electronic control system in this CPM has been designed on the latest micro processor based technology. It has four vertical heads containing 72 hooks in each head for making patterns on selvedges.
Itema results exceed expectations, once again!
Itema has grown by about 60% in the last two years in a market that declined by about 30% over the same period.
Itema, the world´s largest privately held provider of advanced weaving solutions, including best-in-class weaving machines, spare parts and integrated services, announced results for the full year (FY2014) ended December 31, 2014, maintaining positive trend for the second year in a row after the FY2013 and H1 2014 spectacular results.