Digital Printing is driving innovation in Textile Printing

Digital printing commonly used to refer to sampling and short-run printing. As innovative inkjet technology develops, many industries are now addressing the demand for environmentally responsible output, innovative designs and the need to improve supply chain operation. Textile Transformation The textile printing market has undergone many changes to include new innovative technologies for the upcoming…

Collaboration the key for Axfilia

Technical Textiles Deputy Digital Editor, Andrew Rhoades, spoke with Maria José Machado, CEO of Axfilia about the company’s knitted protective textiles built on Portugal’s reputation for quality. As a country, Portugal is cultivating a growing reputation for high-quality textiles in all segments. With a plethora of universities, research institutes and dedicated companies specialising in textile…

Bristol Uniforms Launches Stock Styles

Bristol Uniforms, a global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of protective clothing for the emergency services, has launched its first ever selection of stock styles for structural firefighting. Immediately available, the stock styles offer a more cost-effective solution than bespoke alternatives. Although ready-made, the PPE can be personalised by adding a heat-sealed patch…

Israeli start-up aiming to create digital revolution for textile industry

Driven by issues of sustainability and fabric waste, Israeli digital dyeing start-up Twine Solutions is aiming to transform the mammoth global textile industry. An estimated 17% to 20% of global industrial water pollution results from dyeing and treating fabrics, with toxins from many of the8,000 synthetic chemicals used for clothing contaminating the world’s vital waterways.…