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:
Don Kwaning has developed a new material called Lino Leather
Bearaby has developed a collection of weighted bedding products which help to improve sleep quality
Pantone has selected Living Coral as its Color of the Year for 2019
Karl Mayer has developed a new version of its TM 4 TS-EL terry fabric warp knitting machine
Xeikon will launch its Walldeco Discovery Solution digital production line for wallpaper at Heimtextil 2019
BUSINESS UPDATE from:
Industrial thread maker Coats has invested US$5 mn in return for a 9.5% stake in Israeli technology start-up company Twine Solutions
JCPenney: total net sales in the third quarter of 2018/19 were down by 6%
Welspun India: total revenues in the second quarter of 2018/19 were up by 10.3%
Aurora Specialty Textiles Group has invested in sustainable manufacturing at its North American plant
IKEA will open its first city centre store in the USA