EXPANSION Partnership

Eastman Exports partners with Bharat Biotech Group’s investment arm to expand business

The deal will help Eastman Exports Global Clothing Pvt. Ltd. increase its capacities while Bharat Biotech Group continues to invest in India’s growth story In a strategic move, Tamil Nadu-based knitwear firm Eastman Exports Global Clothing Private Limited has partnered with Bharat Biotech Group’s Investment Arm, with an approximately 20% stake sale. Eastman Exports will […]


Better Cotton & Cotton Egypt Association forge new strategic partnership in Egypt

Better Cotton, the world’s largest cotton sustainability initiative, and Cotton Egypt Association (CEA), the organisation responsible for promoting and protecting Egyptian cotton worldwide, have announced a new strategic partnership to expand the Better Cotton programme in Egypt. The programme was first launched in 2020 by the Egyptian Cotton Project, implemented by the United Nations Industrial […]

Knitting Partnership

KARL MAYER and Südwolle explore possibilities of merino wool for warp knitting technology

The KARL MAYER GROUP, the Südwolle Group and another player in the natural fibres sector have joined forces in a project to explore the exciting possibilities of merino wool for warp knitting technology. The project was triggered by the increasing market demand for textiles made from sustainable and environmentally friendly materials. The cooperation was to […]

Corporate News

Shahi Exports and Responsible Sourcing Network collaborate for YESS Assessment

Responsible Sourcing Network and Shahi Exports announce their collaboration in promoting due diligence towards ethical cotton sourcing practices in the garment industry. The partnership aims to build a transparent and forced labor-free supply chain for cotton as countries across the world move to strengthen due diligence and sourcing standards. YESS: Yarn Ethically & Sustainably Sourced […]


Welspun India and Walt Disney announce partnership for EMEA Region

Welspun will expand its global brand portfolio with Disney licensing agreement Welspun India Ltd. announced its brand licensing agreement with The Walt Disney Company for the EMEA region. The license will give Welspun the rights to design, develop, manufacture and distribute complete range of home textiles products leveraging Disney’s vast franchises and characters across Disney, […]


Arvind and PurFi Global partner to reduce the amount of textile waste going in to landfills

PurFi’s proprietary technology creates a traceable 360-degree circular solution that rejuvenates textile waste into virgin quality fibers utilizing 96% less water and 90% less energy than virgin textiles Arvind Limited, India’s largest textile to technology conglomerate, and PurFi Global LLC, a sustainable technology company specializing in rejuvenating textile waste into virgin quality products, announced a […]


Teijin and Envision Racing Extend Multi-year Partnership

The Teijin Group announced today that it has extended its multi-year partnership with Envision Racing Formula E Team to support the team’s continuing participation in ABB FIA Formula E World Championship electric-vehicle racing. The Teijin Group has been supporting the team since 2020, helping to raise awareness of the company’s contributions to climate-change mitigation and […]


HeiQ, LYCRA partnership promises an exciting future for textiles

Textile technology innovation leaders, HeiQ and The LYCRA Company, have entered into a broad-based collaboration across multiple technology and brand platforms that promises to bring more innovative, quality-enhancing and sustainable textile technologies to consumers around the world. Building on exploratory discussions that started in early 2019, HeiQ and The LYCRA Company have elected to leverage […]