The Mitchell Group Introduces New Recast Polyurethane Collection

CHICAGO – The Mitchell Group is unveiling a new and improved ReCast® polyurethane collection, formulated with polycarbonate polymers that contains the strongest resins available for coated fabrics, Bill Fisch, president, announced. www.mitchellfauxleathers.com Mitchell markets ReCast that is designed for contract, hospitality and residential applications. ReCast is a technically advanced recycled leather product that exceeds 100,000 double rubs for abrasion. It …

Belgian Linen Mill Operates Fully Carbon Neutral; Launches Organic Linen

Libeco, one of Europe’s leading linen weaving mills, furthers its environmental commitment by implementing a comprehensive ecological strategy. Efforts to reduce CO2 have now culminated in the certification of the mill as carbon-neutral in April 2014. In conjunction with this company-wide reform, Libeco has launched a collection of GOTS-certified organic linen, assuring the highest levels of social and environmental responsibility. …

Gum Tree Fabrics Moves to Resource Center for SHOWTIME

HIGH POINT — Gum Tree Fabrics is celebrating 25 years in business with a move that will more than double its showroom space for Showtime in June. From a 1,400-square-foot showroom on the ninth floor of Market Tower, Gum Tree is relocating to a 3,175-square-foot showroom on the fourth floor of the Resource Center at 329 Wrenn. “We simply outgrew …

Vision Fabrics Opens Showroom in The Market Square Tower

Indianapolis, IN (April 25, 2014) – Vision Fabrics, a leading textile converter, is pleased to announce the opening of a permanent showroom in Market Square Tower 978. The new showroom will be over 2,500 sq. ft. featuring luxurious collections of exclusive upholstery, bedding, and drapery fabrics. All Vision Fabrics products have been sourced globally to bring the best of the …

Textile Students Attend ITMA’s Industry Symposium

HIGH POINT, N.C. – March 17, 2014 – For three days last month, a packed tour bus shuttled among fabric mills, furniture plants and showrooms in North Carolina on an educational tour that brought eager textile students face-to-face with companies interested in meeting the next generation of talent. A group of 38 students, from schools across the Unites States, took …

ITMA SHOWTIME Supports Ignite High Point Initiative

HIGH POINT, N.C., March 5, 2014 – The International Textile Market Association (ITMA Showtime) unanimously passed a resolution supporting the Ignite High Point initiative at its most recent board of directors meeting in February. ITMA Showtime is the largest home textiles show in the United States and is held in downtown High Point every June and December. It attracts approximately …

Prismatek Fabric to Premier at SHOWTIME with Hoepke

Showtime at Highpoint, Fort Myers, Florida, December 04, 2013 – Prismatek Fabric in partnership with Hoepke Textilverlag have announced they will present their innovative and broad range of upholstery fabrics at Showtime in High Point, NC, December 8th to the 11th. Prismatek serves the North American interior design market with innovative European fabrics and since 1989 has built a reputation …

The Mitchell Group Returns to SHOWTIME

CHICAGO IL. – Textile company The Mitchell Group will be exhibiting at Showtime™, when the twice-yearly market, produced by and for the members of the International Textile Market Association (ITMA), convenes in High Point, NC, December 8 – 11, 2013. [The Mitchell Group will be located in the Suites at Market Square, 1-1317]. Mitchell will be showcasing new products from …

ITMA Announces Newest Exhibitors at SHOWTIME

HIGH POINT, N.C., May 1, 2013 – Celebrating the 47th textile market, Summer Showtime 2013 is set for June 2-5. The International Textile Market Association is pleased to welcome new and returning companies. The companies, which are based in the United States and abroad, represent the growing variety of goods that define the home furnishings industry. “Showtime is the venue …

SHOWTIME Schedule of Events

As always, there are many networking opportunities at Showtime, giving attendees and exhibitors a chance to relax, mingle and network in an informal atmosphere. Events are free to all, and welcome everyone. Sunday, June 2, International Market Centers is hosting the “International Pavilion at Showtime” reception at 4:00 p.m. in the Suites at Market Square. Join us in welcoming the …