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Milano Unica and Lineapelle Align

The Italian textile and leather industries have joined forces to boost the expansion and reaffirm the leading role of the country’s fashion system.

Cambodia Factory Numbers Grow

Despite months of industry turmoil, garment factory registration increased to 1,200, up 8 percent from the number recorded at the end of 2013.

Africa Emerging as Next Frontier

As sourcing executives seek out the next fertile ground, they’re starting to take a closer look at several sub-Saharan African countries.

Polartec Files Patent Complaint in Germany

The complaint alleges that the defendants have infringed and continue to infringe on a European patent licensed exclusively to Polartec.

India Raises Cotton Export Forecast

The world's second-biggest cotton producer on Wednesday raised its export forecast for the crop year ending September by 27 percent.

Vietnam's Vinatex Says Will Take Up to Three Years to List Shares

The textiles manufacturer has an initial public offering (IPO) planned for later this month.

CAC Raises Outlook for Global Cotton Inventories

CAC again raises outlook for record global cotton inventories.

Lenzing, Cotswold Team for Tencel Pocketing

Cotswold Industries Inc. has developed an innovative pocketing fabric using Tencel fiber.

Accord Updates Factory Inspection Plan

The Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh on Wednesday disclosed inspection reports and corrective action plans on 50 of those facilities.

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Next Gen Yarn Makers Fueling Italian Industry

Despite the country’s swollen unemployment rate, there is a generational passing of the torch taking place among family-run yarn firms.

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Pitti Spinners On Road to Recovery

Italian yarn makers are set to showcase their fall 2015 collections at the three-day Pitti Filati trade show starting July 2.

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