IDTechEx Research Discusses Design Considerations for Electronic Textile

Commercial efforts around electronic textiles have been prominent for at least 25 years, starting with early patents and then early products throughout the 1990s. IDTechEx’s latest research report in the area “E-Textiles 2019-2029: Technologies, Markets and Players,” looks at how e-textile products have changed over time, both in terms of the hardware and the more general…

RIL ties up with Turkey’s textile manufacturer Kivanc Tekstil

Reliance Industries Ltd has announced on Monday that it will tie up with Turkish textile manufacturer Kivanç Tekstil to manufacture and market its sustainable and eco-friendly fabric brand R|Elan’s GreenGold fabric in Turkey. ‘Apart from manufacturing and marketing R|Elan GreenGold fabrics, Kivanç will be the exclusive distributor of Recron GreenGold fibres to spinners, yarn manufacturers…

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Rannerdale Ltd and Charles Kirk for corporate knitwear

Balmoral Knitwear always had a reputation for high-quality corporate knitwear – until they closed in 2018 with financial difficulties. For their customers, it could have been a real blow, since as well as their stock corporate knitwear (such as the wool-blend and the TPA Acrylic ranges), Balmoral supplied many corporatewear companies with contract quantities. Sometimes…