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2013-08-08 23:03:24

Transparency Market Research Published new "Cellulose Fibers Market for Spun Yarn, Fabrics and Clothing Applications - Global Industry Analysis, Size Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse the full report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/cellulose-fibers-market.html/. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 08, 2013 According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research, "Cellulose...

2012-03-10 09:00:00

Manufacturers of synthetic fiber have struggled for about a decade, and the next five years will be no better. As more textile mills move overseas to take advantage of lower operating costs, they will purchase less fiber from US fiber producers. Inexpensive imports from countries like China will also pose a significant threat to domestic manufacturers' market shares, while constantly rising raw material prices will eat away at operators' profit margins. For these reasons, industry research...

2009-10-01 23:47:54

Tame as they may seem by today's standards, Jockey's tighty-whitey men's briefs caused quite the stir when they first came ut 75 years ago, the company says. Imagine a world where boxer shorts and union suits are the only styles of men's underwear, the Kenosha, Wis., company said in a release. That was the case until 1934"¦. This new garment was ground-breaking, innovative, revealing and even daring. As they celebrate their 75th birthday, tighty-whiteys remain one of the most popular...

2009-09-14 12:51:00

DES PLAINES, Ill., Sept. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- United Feather & Down, Des Plaines, Illinois, announced today that it signed a licensing agreement with Borghese for a line of home textiles that promote the synergistic connection between beauty and a good night's sleep. This marks an historic, groundbreaking event as this is the first such licensing agreement ever between a home textiles firm and cosmetics manufacturer. The Borghese brand tagline, "The Elements of Life," inspired the new...

2008-10-15 12:00:12

BEIJING, Oct. 15 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -- Himfr.com, one of China's leading B2B search platforms with more than 30 B2B industry websites to its name, reports that as consumers' awareness of environmental issues grows, they are more willing to buy environmentally-conscious goods. (http://www.qualitydress.com/ ) With awareness of environmental issues rising around the world, sales of eco-friendly products and services, including clothing and apparel, has doubled since 2007, reaching $500...

2008-06-25 03:02:46

By Wilson, Adrian Cellulosic capacity is up and raw materials from biomass are emerging fast. Current pressures in terms of environmentally benign processing routes could quickly change everything for an industry like nonwoven fabrics, writes Adrian Wilson. Of the 1.725 Mt of nonwovens currently manufactured annually by spunmelt processing routes, around 75%, or 1.29 Mt, are employed in hygienic disposables- diapers, femcare and adult incontinence products. And 98% of such nonwovens are...


Word of the Day
attercop
  • A spider.
  • Figuratively, a peevish, testy, ill-natured person.
'Attercop' comes from the Old English 'atorcoppe,' where 'atter' means 'poison, venom' and‎ 'cop' means 'spider.' 'Coppa' is a derivative of 'cop,' top, summit, round head, or 'copp,' cup, vessel, which refers to 'the supposed venomous properties of spiders,' says the OED. 'Copp' is still found in the word 'cobweb.'
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