PCIAW Lenzing launch new technology

Lenzing presents blockchain technology at Première Vision

The Lenzing Group, a market leader in specialty fibres made from the renewable material wood, is strengthening its leading position in sustainability in the textiles industry. Lenzing will use blockchain technology to support its Tencel branded fibre business, ensuring complete transparency and traceability for brands and consumers of its fibres in the finished garment. After evaluating various…

PCIAW Egypt wants to be a textile hub

Egypt wants to be a textile hub

The Government of the country has launched a plan to develop its textile industry with the objective of becoming the next textile factory of the planet. Egypt wants to become the next textile hub. The Government of the country has provided a budget of 21,000 million Egyptian pounds (1,160 million euros) for a plan to…

PCIAW PPE market to grow

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Market is slated to grow rapidly in the coming years

The global personal protective equipment (PPE) industry report offers an in-depth analysis of major driving factors, segments, regions & countries and key players in the market. Moreover, the personal protective equipment (PPE) market report 2019 also outlines the competitive scenarios across different geographies along with key developments. According to a new study published by Polaris…

PCIAW Colour matching technology

Welcome to the colourful world of textiles

Fast fashion – a new trend every week. But fashion can only be as fast as the supply chains that support it. In the fast-paced textile industry, businesses increasingly rely on digitalization to make their supply chains more efficient. Although fashion thrives on the thrill of colour, colour development often remains a tedious process. This makes…

YKK Begins Manufacturing Eco-Friendly Zippers in the USA

YKK, which has saved millions of plastic bottles from landfills in the past five years with its materially recycled NATULON® zipper, announces that it will begin production of NATULON® in Macon, Georgia, further reducing the environmental impact from sourcing the products overseas and reducing lead time. NATULON® zippers are resource-conserving, recycling-oriented products made from PET…

PCIAW PPE vending machines

PPE at the point of use

Too often, safety managers act as inventory managers. They’re busy handing employees PPE when their focus should be on worker and workplace safety. It’s easy to see an opportunity for improvement in terms of efficiency and productivity when employees spend a notable amount of time walking and waiting to get the required PPE for daily…

PCIAW When to lead with sustainability and when not to

When to lead with sustainability in consumer communications, and when not to

Connecting with consumers on complex sustainability issues isn’t easy. Indeed, it could be the most difficult communication challenge of them all. But for consumer-facing brands, it’s increasingly necessary. That’s because today’s consumers demand transparency about the sustainability of their products. More than two-thirds consider sustainability when making a purchase and are willing to pay more…