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Sewn Products Equipment Company Has Acquired Ahearn Denning Cutting Machines
Sewn Products Equipment Company (SPEC) is pleased to announce that it has acquired Ahearn Denning Cutting Machine Incorporated of Los Angeles.
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NAFTA Re-Negotiations
In keeping with promises made during the presidential campaign, the Trump administration has made forging and renegotiating free trade agreements.
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Chevalier Implements Gerber Technology's YuniquePLM Cloud Software as a Complete Solution to Growing Demands within Their Company
The fashion industry is constantly growing and evolving, with quick turnaround and high quality expected at all times.
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VF Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co.
VF Corporation, a global leader in branded lifestyle apparel, footwear and accessories, and Williamson-Dickie Mfg. Co., a family-owned, private global workwear company, today jointly announced that they have signed a definitive merger agreement.
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IAF - Rio de Janiero

Lectra, ESTIA, the Today Tomorrow Textiles Foundation and JPS Conseil Launch the 'Biarritz Active Lifestyle Integral' Chair
Lectra, l'École supérieure des technologies industrielles avancées (ESTIA), the Today Tomorrow Textiles Foundation, and JPS Conseil announce the creation of the 'Biarritz Active Lifestyle Integral' Chair dedicated to tomorrow's innovative and sustainable materials.
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Made in the USA -- by Robots
Robotic sewing machines help bring clothing manufacturing back to the US.
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Abandoned US Plant to Reopen as Textile Operation
Textile Corporation of America will make the biggest private investment ever in Bledsoe County.
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EU Boost Not Enough to Revive Sri Lanka Garment Industry
The Sri Lanka garment industry has fallen well behind rivals such as Bangladesh.
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Henderson Sewing

Gerber Launches Apparel Matching Solution and Product Updates to Make It Easy to "Embrace Your Digital Reality"
Industry 4.0, smart factories, digitization, sustainability, and corporate social responsibility – these terms are in the headlines of industry publications every day.
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N. Korea Factories Humming with 'Made in China' Clothes, Traders Say
Chinese textile firms are increasingly using North Korean factories to take advantage of cheaper labor across the border, traders and businesses in the border city of Dandong told Reuters.
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Devices Printed on Cloth May Lead to Smart Textiles
Scientists have developed a technique to print batteries directly on cotton fabric using graphene, an advance that could power smart electronic textiles in the future.
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