NEWS IN THE TEXTILE INDUSTRY: W.L. Gore and Associates (UK) Limited enforced its partnership with Ballyclare

Gore has been recognised for the excellent quality of its textiles, especially regarding its waterproof, windproof and breathable products. Gore is producing highly performance textile and pioneering highly technical clothing, which made the company the best in its class for its innovative products and the integrity which distinguish their designs. On the other hand, Ballyclare…

How to Prevent Workplace Violence

Workplace violence is a concern that should not be underestimated by both employers and  employees. It is defined by OSHA as “violence or the threat of violence against co-workers, and it can happen at or outside the workplace. It can range from threats and verbal abuse to  physical assaults and homicides. About two million workers are victims of workplace violence each…

PPE Industry News: Zero Waste Goals

Sustainability has been a topic of debate in the clothing industry for over twenty years. As a result, nowadays it is common to recycle primary commodities and a lot has been doing in order to implement the recycle of secondary commodities with the purpose of achieving a zero waste policy for our businesses. Primary commodities…

PPE Industry News: High Visibility Clothing

According to the CCOHS (2008), “high-visibility safety apparel (HVSA) is clothing (e.g, vests, bibs, or coveralls) that workers can wear to improve how well other people “see” them (their visibility). Every day, many workers wear some form of visibility clothes in order to communicate their presence to others. Police officers, linemen, construction workers are just…

Gerber Technology Acquires Avametric, Deepens Investment to Provide End-to-End 3D Solution For Fashion Industry

    TOLLAND, CONN., USA, Oct. 25, 2018 – Based on 12 months of collaboration between the companies – after Gerber announced in November 2017 as reported with ANIVEC newsletter) they would be integrating Avametric’s fabric simulation engine into their AccuMark® 3D platform follows the next step: Gerber Technology has acquired San Francisco based Avametric.…

PPE Industry News: Eye Protection

Winter is coming and eye protection from fog seems to be necessary in order to prevent our worker to suffer injuries. The cold climate, as well as, the difference between outdoor and indoor temperature can cause lens to fog. As a direct consequence, workers may plausibly remove eye wear and put themselves in a dangerous…