- Santa Didn't Deliver. Lemons, James L. // Textile World;Feb2003, Vol. 153 Issue 2, p16
Focuses on the performance of the yarn market in the U.S. Increase in same-store retail sales; Elimination of tariffs on imported textile products; Role of the American Textile Manufacturers Institute in increasing the visibility of the textile industry.
- Tuscarora Yarns Steps across Supply Chain ... and Speeds
It Up. Speer, Jordan K. // Apparel Magazine;Aug2004, Vol. 45 Issue 12, p14
There's been a lot of buzz about collaboration in the apparel supply chain lately and North Carolina based Tuscarora Yarns is a trailblazer in this area. The yarn spinner, which custom manufactures high-fashion heather and mÃ© lange yarns for the apparel and upholstery industries, is taking...
- Finding Design Inspiration In Paris. Borland, Virginia S. // Textile World;Feb2005, Vol. 155 Issue 2, p22
This article reports that attendees at Expofil and Indigo, which recently took place in Paris, saw increased interaction among exhibitors of yarn, surface design and fabric. Both shows attracted large crowds from the textile, apparel and retail trades. Among the 150 exhibitors at Expofil were...
- USTERÂ® STATISTICS 2013 edition. // Pakistan Textile Journal;Nov2012, Vol. 61 Issue 11, p57
The article reports on the scheduled issuance of the Uster Statistics 2013 quality benchmarks for the global textile industry by the end of 2012. It claims that the Uster Statistics is used by yarn producers, buyers, retailers and machine manufacturers in quality benchmarking and trading, among...
- More Informative Labelling wanted by Consumers. // Textile Institute & Industry;Nov1972, Vol. 10 Issue 11, p310
The article reports on the proposed revision of the British Standard BS 984, focusing on the weight of retail packages of knitting and rug yarns, which provided an ideal opportunity to suggest other safeguards as British consumers have wanted. The British Standards Institute's (BSI) Women's...
- A lion roars in New York City, and that's no yarn. Hoffer, Gail // Retailing Today;12/8/2008, Vol. 47 Issue 15, p6
The article reports on the business expansion of Lion Brand Yarn Co. in New York City. It is said that the company has opened a part store, part learning center, the Lion Brand Yarn Studio on November 18, 2008. The studio will offer both consumers and retailers the chance to get a closer look at...
- U.S. Production Momentum Faces Obstacles. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/1/2014, Vol. 207 Issue 65, p8
The article focuses on the reservations behind Wal-Mart's Made in the USA initiative, despite the bullish view of the U.S. textile industry and the continued growth in exports to the Western Hemisphere in 2014. It mentions the apparent lack of capacity in apparel manufacturing, particularly to...
- Keep the ball rolling. // Workbasket;Oct/Nov95, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p38
Profiles the Craft Yarn Council of America. Training programs for knitter and crocheters; Starter kit offering; Contact information.
- Business up, but yarn stocks are still high, says ITMF. Rozelle, Walter N. // Textile World;Jun98, Vol. 148 Issue 6, p15
Announces the increase in worldwide yarn production during the last quarter of 1997, according to the International Textile Manufacturers Federation. Comparison of output with third-quarter levels; Rise in worldwide yarn inventories; Rise in the index for outstanding yarn orders.