Pegas Nonwovens SA has concluded a contract with the production technology manufacturer Reifenhäuser Reicofil KG, for delivery of the first production line for the South African plant.
There was a hustle and bustle at the River Club in Cape Town as learners from all over the Western Cape gathered to get ready to attend the first ever TVET SA (Pty) Ltd Learner Graduation Ceremony. Cameras flashed as learners donned their graduation gowns – a proud moment for the learners and their employers.
Ethiopia aims to generate $30 bn in foreign exchange earnings from the textiles and clothing sector by 2030, according to Ethiopian state minister of industry Bogale Feleke.
All roads lead to Mall of Africa for Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Joburg 2017.
Brother International, a leader in printing and sewing technology that focuses on the ‘Customer-First’ approach, celebrated the total accumulated production of 60 million home sewing machines at its three production bases in Taiwan, China and Vietnam as of March 2017.
Technology is revolutionising the way we do things. From eating, to paying for items and transportation, your smart mobile device for starters, has become more valuable than your wallet.
Trevyn and Julian McGowan established The Guild Group, and recently announced a new Southern Guild venue at the V&A Waterfront.
SPONSORED: With a particular focus on sustainability, the theme is The Nature of Us, and it includes a special partnership with Céline Cousteau called the Tribute to Tribe collection, which perfectly encapsulates the theme.
The sixth annual Red Carpet Fashion Show, in partnership with Prestige Magazine and DStv’s Fashion One, has an incredible line up of international and local designers at The Bay Hotel in Camps Bay.
SPONSORED: Gelvenor Textiles, well known for its specialist highly engineered protective and aeronautical fabrics, has teamed up with Peter Wallend, a South African paragliding pioneer and owner of Cape Town-based paragliding school Wallend-Air, to develop a new custom glider using a specially engineered fabric that will heighten the paragliding experience.
The Technology Station Clothing and Textile Workshop (TSCT), on the 26th of August 2016, will provide textile industry owners and workers with expert advice on how to use 3D simulation – the future of the clothing industry.
The Durban Fashion Fair kicks off on the 31st of August and aims to equip young and emerging fashion designers with both the technical and business skills required in order to run a sustainable and profitable business.
SPONSORED: Visconti Garment Hangers has recently launched its new stylish website to showcase the company’s international and technical expertise in the design and manufacturing of plastic garment hangers.
The dynamics of the global garment and apparel industry have changed considerably in the last decade. Due to increasing wages, the industry is shifting from China, the world’s largest clothing exporter, towards developing regions like South Asia and other emerging markets.
Following the success of her red carpet appearance in her own fashion line, actress and musician Nandi Mngoma has announced that her upcoming fashion range will be released globally from August.