Home Textiles Update is an executive briefing, supplied in electronic format. Each month, we include details of the latest developments and business news in the home textiles sector.
Every issue focuses on product developments and innovations in the home textiles sector. In addition, we provide a business update each month -- so that you remain aware of the key players and their activities, and so that you can plan your company's strategy with confidence.
What's in it? "Home Textiles Update" includes information on carpets, bedding products, towelling products, table linen, curtains and upholstery fabrics. The publication also includes developments in the important contract business.
Like all Textiles Intelligence publications, "Home Textiles Update" is a reliable source of independently sourced business information, and it does not carry advertising. Recent issues contain details of acquisitions within the sector, events, financial results, markets, new fibres and fabrics for home textiles, and trend forecasts.
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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS AND INNOVATIONS in:
Pantone has introduced 294 new colours to its Pantone Matching System (PMS)
Kelheim Fibres has collaborated with Märkische Faser in the development of a spin-dyeing process called Clean Color Concept
Epson has developed two new types of inkjet printer for textiles and clothing
Sunbrella will collaborate with Harounian Rugs International (HRI) in the production of a performance rug collection
Sunbrella has developed a performance fabric for seating
Messe Frankfurt has announced the Heimtextil design theme and trends for 2020/21
BUSINESS UPDATE from:
BWF Group has acquired Hey-Sign in order to produce wool felt products for interiors and home furnishings
Kvadrat has acquired a 50% stake in the bed linen company Magniberg
IKEA Range & Supply has established a new business unit called IKEA Home smart
The TJX Companies: net sales in the second quarter of 2019/20 were up by 5%
Applied DNA Sciences (Applied DNA) has entered into an agreement with Navarpluma relating to the use of Applied DNAs traceability technology