ITMA and Web4Retail Team Up for Pinterest Business Webinar

High Point, NC, Feb. 15, 2013— The International Textile Market Association (ITMA), producers of SHOWTIME, and Web4Retail are teaming up for a series of webinars on how to use Pinterest for Businesses. The series entitled, “Pinterest Marketing: Track Top Trends and Bright Ideas” will illustrate how businesses can increase traffic, leads and sales by reaching more than 11 million people …

ITMA Announces SHOWTIME Date Change and Future Dates

High Point, NC, Feb. 8, 2013 – The International Textile Market Association, producers of SHOWTIME, announces date changes for December 2015 SHOWTIME. Original dates of Dec. 13-16, 2015 have been changed to Dec. 6-9, 2015. “We work hard to recognize all holidays surrounding December SHOWTIME and are sensitive to their importance. Upon consulting industry members, the ITMA Board of Directors …

Sattler AG Unveils New Outdurar Logo

Sattler AG Unveils New OutduraR Logo Graz, Austria- Global performance fabric manufacturer Sattler AG takes another step toward the future. After recently announcing the restructuring of its two US based subsidiaries, Sattler North America Corp and Outdura Corp into Sattler Corp, Sattler AG will formally unveil a new logo for the OutduraR brand. In line with the company’s vision to …

New Design Collection by Designer Nicolette Mayer

HIGH POINT, NC, NOVEMBER 29, 2012- Brilliant redefined prints set apart The Nicolette Mayer Collection from the rest of the market for its exciting, refreshing approach to design. Modern, yet timeless. Bold, yet workable in both contemporary and traditional settings. Historical references, vintage and pop culture mix with cutting-edge new directions and global mixes in an excitingly fresh tone. Inspired …

Para Collection

In the new Parà collection, designers have taken a leap into the past, with lines, weaves, and colors inspired by Feng Shui, and a range of nearly 450 colorways. The solution dyed acrylic of the new TEMPOTEST® collection offers 96 plain fabrics, and a range of blockstripes from classic to sophisticated, which creates infinite versatility. Look for a refreshed company …

Carroll Leather

Over ½ a year has passed since Carroll Leather purchased theleathercollection and we have settled down and business is growing. The review of the leathers is complete and stock is in place to support our customers. We have invested heavy in stock to give our customer another reason to add leather from Carroll Leather. theleathercollection products are immersed into the …

Green Yarn, You Say?

De Leo Textiles offers an entertaining challenge for Showtime buyers. Visit the De Leo showroom and study the Artist’s Studio in the front window. Is that her drop cloth, or is it art? Name the colors you see. Where’s the green yarn? This fun exercise has something to teach about what goes into very complex fabric constructions, this one featuring …

Glen Raven

Glen Raven is investing $10 million to allow it to more quickly manufacture and customize Sunbrella products. The textile maker will convert a 130,000 s.f. facility in Burlington, NC, into a highly automated yarn plant for its Sunbrella fabric brand. The plant is adjacent to Glen Raven’s headquarters building.

Bruvatex

BRUVATEX, a Belgium-based company, took home a Blue Drop Award from MoOD, the international trade fair for producers of upholstery, window and wall coverings, held annually in Brussels. Awards are chosen by a panel from among exhibitor creations. The award for the outdoor category went to Bruvatex, which prides itself on outdoor fabric that feels like fabric, and design that …

Dish Talk

Place your silent bids in the Designer Plate Auction at Showtime. It’s a fundraiser for the ITMA Educational Foundation and a fun way to acquire custom-designed dinner ware, painted and glazed by brilliant talent in the textile industry. The plates will be on display in the Suites at Market Square. Silent bids can be made Sunday and all day Monday, …