Tagged textiles (Page 2)
April 11, 2016
Textile executives from 10 Korean companies are touring the Cotton Belt to observe U.S. cotton production, processing and marketing as part of the COTTON USA Korean Special Trade Mission.
April 1, 2016
A newly-announced private/public collaboration will invest $317 million towards developing the next generation of textile innovations in the United States.
March 31, 2016
New innovations from fiber to nonwoven fabrics highlight the agenda of TAPPI’s Nonwovens International Conference in May.
March 24, 2016
A Texas Tech University researcher has been chosen as recipient of the nonwoven industry’s highest honor for technical achievement.
March 21, 2016
Marriott International will now offer its customers bath terry towels and mats made in the United States using U.S. grown cotton.
January 6, 2016
Brandix Textiles Limited is the first COTTON USA licensee in Sri Lanka, a developing market for U.S. cotton exports.
September 25, 2015
Bilateral collaboration and technical exchanges between the United States and India in technical textiles are planned as part of a recently-announced strategic and commercial cooperation between the countries.
September 17, 2015
Textile manufacturing executives representing 18 countries will spend a week touring the U.S. Cotton Belt for a first-hand look at how U.S. cotton is produced, processed and marketed.
September 16, 2014
When folks in the cotton industry say polyester stinks, they now have the research to back the statement up.
September 1, 2014
The Walmart Foundation has awarded more than $470,000 in funding to a Texas Tech University Fiber and Biopolymer Research Institute research project to study more efficient ways for indigo dyeing of cotton yarns.
July 24, 2014
More than 200 partner companies have now joined the Cotton LEADS program since its launch in October 2013.
June 30, 2014
Cotton Council International recently completed programs in China and Turkey designed to increase dialogue between COTTON USA and the countries’ textile industries and buyers.
Around The Gin
April 9, 2018
Nine Class of 19 variety candidates will be in growers’ fields this year as the Deltapine New Product Evaluator (NPE) Program kicks off its eleventh season.
March 27, 2018
BASF has revised its Grow Smart Rewards program to provide Arkansas growers alternative weed control solutions during the dicamba application ban from April 16 through October 31.
April 20, 2018
Mother Nature’s willingness to drop water on the Southwest plains will dictate price movement, as the May futures contract expires and July becomes the spot month.
April 17, 2018
Thanks to the efforts of many in the industry, a badly-needed cotton relief program found new life on Capitol Hill.
April 17, 2018
Presentations from the 2017 Mississippi State Row Crop Short Course are now part of the Focus on Cotton online series from the Plant Management Network and Cotton Incorporated.
April 17, 2018
Wrangler jeans has published a report highlighting the significant economic and environmental benefits of certain cotton farming techniques.