Milliken Innovation | PCIAW

Milliken Innovation Helps Boost COVID-19 Protective Face Shield Production

PCIAW® member Milliken & Company have helped boost COVID-19 protective face shield production during the pandemic. Zach Adams, Milliken’s Global Product Line Manager, has written an illuminating blog on Milliken’s efforts to provide solutions for the growing demand of protective face shields and screens: As our world continues to grapple with the coronavirus pandemic many…

PCIAW® ‘Sizing/Wardrobe Management’ Webinar in Partnership with Gerber Technology | Industry news, PCIAW, Gerber Technology, Webinar, Sizing, Wardrobe Management

PCIAW® ‘Sizing/Wardrobe Management’ Webinar in Partnership with Gerber Technology

PCIAW® ‘Sizing/Wardrobe Management’ Webinar in Partnership with Gerber Technology Wednesday 5th August, 2:00pm – 3:30pm The PCIAW® are thrilled to be holding our ‘Sizing/Wardrobe Management’ Webinar, in partnership with Gerber Technology, on Wednesday 5th August 2020 and will run from 2:00pm-3:30pm.  In the professional clothing industry, one size does not fit all. The PCIAW® have been contacted…

1TcA Sustainable Masks

1TcA Launches New British Made Sustainable and Reusable Face Masks and Snoods Enhanced by HeiQ Viroblock Technology – with the Help of PCIAW®

Today sees the launch by 1TcA, of the first British made reusable, sustainable and washable face masks and snoods, manufactured using GRS fabric woven from recycled waste plastic and treated with HeiQ Viroblock technology. 1TcA working in collaboration with sustainability driven business Project Plan B, were aware of the risk of face coverings acting as…

Manufacturing in the UK: Advantages and Challenges with retail manufacturing

Following our very successful webinar on Wednesday, further evidence has emerged of the many points discussed regarding the need for more support in the manufacturing industry. Manufacturing in the UK: Challenges and Advantages featured panellists from across our industry discussing the impact of Covid-19 on the textile industry and concerns at how the PPE industry…

28,000 Laundry Workers in crisis

Despite the government agreeing that laundries need help, 28,000 laundry workers are still struggling. During the current lockdown, many industries that have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic have received extra support from the government: except laundries. Without the hospitality industry on steam, most of the laundry industry has been entirely shut down – and…

Manufacturing in the UK – Challenges and Advantages Wednesday 8th July 11:00am – 12:30pm

The PCIAW® ‘Manufacturing in the UK – Challenges and Advantages’ Webinar, in partnership with Gerber Technology, will take place on 8th July 2020 at 11:00am – 12:30pm.  Join a team of industry experts to learn more about the challenges and solutions of ‘Manufacturing in the UK – Challenges and Advantages’. With representatives from the PCIAW®, Gerber Technology…

Portuguese Secretary of State for Internationalisation, Eurico Brilhante Dias Visits Calvelex

From Calvelex, LinkedIn page The Secretary of State for Internationalisation, Eurico Brilhante Dias visited Calvelex this afternoon, starting a two-day tour by several exporting companies of different activities in the districts of Braga and Porto. During the visit, which was also attended by the mayor of Lousada, Pedro Machado, the company’s administrators, Cesar Araujo and presented to Marco Araujo of…

The special show “Plastics shape the future” at K 2019, Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf, C. Tillmann

Global Exhibitions Day (#GED2020): Why Trade Fairs Are So Relevant

The special show “Plastics shape the future” at K 2019, Copyright: Messe Düsseldorf, C. Tillmann From Messe Düsseldorf. 3 June saw us at Messe Düsseldorf celebrate the Global Exhibitions Day – or for short GED – for the fifth time now. This is the day where the exhibition industry worldwide draws attention to its importance for the economy. This…