New Products

  • Sheeter

    December 19, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced a sheeter that converts webs of multi-ply vinyl laminations into master parts, which are vacuum formed into door panels, dashboards, headliners and floor panels for the automotives industry. Using dua…


  • Unwinder

    December 19, 2006
    Independent Machine Company has in­tro­duced the latest innovation in spooling equipment. . . Unspooling with  Spool-Mate, the first low cost,  dri­ven spool unwind with closed loop tension control.  The growing popularity…


  • Spooling Line

    December 19, 2006
    Calemard’s latest spooling line, Gemini II, is designed for narrow and fragile products. It uses a numerical traverse winder, driven by a new generation of PLC allowing an individual control of each spooling unit. High flexibility in handled pr…


  • Face Mask Machine

    December 19, 2006
    At the end of September, Mathec delivered its first complete automatic ma­chine for the production of FFP2 face masks against bird flu (flat mask, type “duck beak” shape). The Thuasne group (a global supplier in narrow elastic textile…


  • Dyes For Organic Cotton

    November 16, 2006
    In response to growing consumer interest in organic products, Huntsman is offering a range of dyes and chemicals approved for use with organic cotton. An increasing number of textile mills along with textile brands and retailers are developing and pr…


  • Color and Additive Masterbatches

    November 16, 2006
    Americhem supplies color and additive masterbatches to the manmade fibers industry. Since 1986, the company has offered a diverse color and additives product line for virtually every synthetic fiber application, particularly the solution dyed nylon c…


  • Roll Stand Tension Design

    November 16, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Co­mpany has incorporated a proportional type tension control system into its roll stand design to allow for automatic brake compensation as the roll decreases in diameter. The device eliminates the need to thread the w…


  • Hot Melt Adhesives and Coatings

    November 16, 2006
    Wisdom Adhesives, a mid-sized adhesives manufacturer in North America, has installed a new hot melt adhesive and coating production line at its Elgin, IL corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility. Designed to produce specialized and customize…


  • Water-Resistant Coatings

    November 16, 2006
    Michelman, a leading global manufacturer of performance-enhancing coatings for the paperboard and corrugated box industry, announces the availability of its VaporCoat series of water resistant coatings. VaporCoat 2200R, VaporCoat 1500 and VaporCoat 3…


  • Winder Take-Up

    November 16, 2006
    Now available from Standard Mill Machinery Corporation is the new SMM914 Single Spindle Take-up with the capability of twisting one end.  This equipment has up to a six-inch traverse. It will wind onto tubes, spools or taper end packages and com…


  • Antimicrobial Technology

    November 16, 2006
    Dow Reichold Specialty Latex has developed novel technologies to produce emulsion polymers offering a range of antimicrobial functionality. The company is currently evaluating various end use applications that would benefit from the performance-enhan…


  • Textile Ink

    October 20, 2006
    Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of innovative silicone solutions for the textile industry, has launched a new silicone textile ink for manual screen printing. Dow Corning’s Silastic LCF 9601 Textile Printing Ink allows apparel manuf…


  • Release Liners

    October 20, 2006
    Mondi Packaging, a global provider of high-performance packaging and release liner solutions, focuses on improving its customer services worldwide. Business acquisitions in Europe and the U.S. have allowed Mondi Packaging to extend its geographic pre…


  • Nip Stations

    October 20, 2006
    Custom-engineered AccuNip nip stations from PFE Rolls, Inc. can be configured for a wide range of uses in the textile industry, including laminating, thermal bonding, fabric heating/cooling and pulling and squeezing. Other unique applications include…


  • Folding Machines

    October 20, 2006
    CPS Company manufactures automatic folding machines specifically designed for integration into packaging lines, converted reels of synthetic leather, nonwovens and microfibers. The innovative folding technology allows the cut product to be doub…