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Bangladesh’s export earnings from RMG increase

Export earnings from the Readymade Garment (RMG) increased by 8.3 per cent or $584.87 mn in October to December quarter of 2017 than the corresponding quarter of previous year 2016. “Contribution of RMG sector in the country’s export earnings is increasing day-by-day as the government has taken various steps to improve overall workplace safety and compliance in RMG sector,” a Bangladesh Bank official told. According to BB data, export earnings from RMG stood at $7,628.67 mn during the October to December quarter of 2017 which was $7,043.8 mn in the same quarter of 2016. During the October to December...

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SATVA Living brings shades, prints and designs for every bright walk

Brighter colours/prints and perfect fit designs are making their way this season with SATVA Living’s Spring/Summer ’18 collection. The breathable collection by the brand was launched recently. The collection introduces modern designs with Palaeolithic prints fabricated using organic non-GMO cotton. Rina Nathani, Head Retail, SATVA Living, said, “Being a vibrant and organic athleisure wear brand the season’s collection follows the art of parietal prints blended with new age designs/cuts. The collection brings both the old-school greys and blacks and the modern shares of blue and orange. Like always, at SATVA, we care about every woman’s choices and preferences; and...

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Pantone and X-Rite appoint Ondrej Kruk as new President

X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in colour science and technology, and Pantone LLC, announced the appointment of Ondrej Kruk to the role of President. A proven Danaher Executive, Kruk brings a combination of commercial and operational experience to Pantone and X-Rite. Kruk will lead the continued expansion of Pantone and X-Rite’s product and solution portfolio beyond colour to material appearance. “I am extremely excited about the opportunity to lead a company with such a legacy of innovation in creating tools and technologies for colour selection, communication, formulation and measurement,” said Kruk. “Pantone and X-Rite’s latest developments go beyond colour,...

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Liva salutes designer fraternity at Amazon India Fashion Week

LIVA the new age fabric from the Aditya Birla Group joins forces with the apex body of Indian fashion industry, the Fashion Design Council of India (FDCI), as the Gold Sponsor for Amazon India Fashion Week (AIFW), Autumn Winter (AW) 2018. An ode to the creators – was the theme of the evening which was dedicated to ace designers Anju Modi, Eshaa Amiin, Gaurav Jai Gupta, Nida Mahmood, Shruti Sancheti and Wendell Rodricks who created and infused life to garments with LIVA fabrics. The highlight of the evening was the breathtaking sustainable collection presented by these top designers that...

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Groundbreaking 8-color digital textile printer by Mouven

Mouvent has announced that the TX801 – its ingenious new digital textile printer – will be demonstrated live at ITM 2018, 14-17 April, in Istanbul, Turkey. This will be one of the company’s first ever global trade shows demonstrating the TX801 – an 8-colour multi-pass digital textile printer producing the highest print quality on textiles with up to 2,000 DPI optical resolution, associated with very high printing speeds. The ITM – the international textile, yarn, knitting, weaving, dyeing, printing, finishing and hosiery machineries, sub-industries and chemicals exhibition – is one of the most prestigious textiles technology exhibitions in the...

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