India to take FTA route to push textile exports

In a bid to boost exports, the Ministry of Textiles is planning to strike bi-lateral agreements with countries like Australia, Commonwealth of Independent States, including Russia and Africa. The move came on the backdrop of government plans to double textile exports in the next 10 years from the current level. Textiles Secretary Rashmi Verma revealed … Read more India to take FTA route to push textile exports

Marriott hotel pushes US manufacturers to set up units in country

After decades of off-shoring apparel, accessories and home furnishing manufacturing, some US companies have started making and selling products made in factories in the US. And this stance will certainly get a much-needed boost from hotels like the Marriott International, which has recently announced it will, for the first time in the US hospitality industry, … Read more Marriott hotel pushes US manufacturers to set up units in country

Textile Composites Market to grow at a CAGR of 6.7%

According to MarketsandMarkets’ latest market report, the global textile composites market, which was worth US $ 4,770 million last year, is expected to touch US $ 6,597 million mark by the year 2020. The market will grow at a CAGR of 6.7 per cent from 2015 to 2020. Asia-Pacific (APAC) region has emerged as the … Read more Textile Composites Market to grow at a CAGR of 6.7%

Helly Hansen upgrades to Gerber’s Yunique In The Cloud

Gerber Technology, the US-based integrated software and automation solutions for the apparel and industrial markets, announced that the Norway-based Helly Hansen will be upgrading their Gerber Technology webPDM™ software solution to Yunique In The Cloud. Helly Hansen has been using Gerber Technology’s webPDM and AccuMark® to enhance collaboration between vendors by providing a single source … Read more Helly Hansen upgrades to Gerber’s Yunique In The Cloud