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PLUS POINTS of PLUS SIZE clothing
PLUS POINTS of PLUS SIZE clothing

Nowadays consumers have started concentrating more on their taste buds rather than consuming figure conscious food. This has resulted in changing of their body shapes, which has led them to shift...

An analysis: New generation cotton fibre
An analysis: New generation cotton fibre

From birth to the last breath, cotton is associated to us as a textile fibre in one way or another. It has received recognition in terms of value and a basic necessity all over the world. The...

Latest methods of Cotton Bleaching
Latest methods of Cotton Bleaching

It has now been 200 years since the invention of chlorine in 1774 by Scheele, and ensuing studies on its bleaching action developed in the earlier methods for bleaching for linen and cotton. With an...

Indian embroidery stitches up into a more organised sector
Indian embroidery stitches up into a more organised sector

Indian embroidery has gained a new horizon Embroidery is one of the oldest and most accepted styles of surface ornamentation of fabrics and garments, and India is among the leading producer of...

Agro textiles: A novel application
Agro textiles: A novel application

A textile fabric has a long history of application in agriculture. The word “agrotextiles” now is used to classify the woven, nonwoven and knitted fabrics applied for agricultural & horticultural...

The Cool 'n' Trendy T-shirts becoming hot in India
The Cool 'n' Trendy T-shirts becoming hot in India

T-shirts are those simple, comfy cotton casuals, an influence of the West, which blends easily with Indian style of dressing. T-shirt, if the funny name makes you wonder, here is the history. The...

Tender touch of Apparels
Tender touch of Apparels

There is a strong relationship between textile materials and its quality. Quality of textile materials is manifested in different ways such as aesthetic appeal, feel or hand, etc. It is basically...

Overview of Tirupur Knitwear Industry
Overview of Tirupur Knitwear Industry

Tirupur, the heartland of the knitwear industry in India has a supplier base which consists essentially of manufacturer who are mostly integrated forward or backward if not vertical. There are number ...

T-shirt: The yard stick to measure the fashion trends
T-shirt: The yard stick to measure the fashion trends

T-shirt: the building block of fashion As season changes from summer to monsoon and monsoon to winter, fashion trends also changes accordingly. But after every three or four months the majority of ...

Future Impact of Nanotechnology
Future Impact of Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology can be defined in a number of ways; it is a vast and fresh emerging topic for the world. It is an arrangement and systematisation on the scale of ~ 100 nm and less. Scientific...

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Effective quality management starts with a quality policy. Effectiveness is the extent to which...
Posted by
Pradip Mehta | Jan 23,2016
Why do I ask if India can afford to miss the bus again? Because whether we like it or not, whether...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Aug 12,2017
Luxury is a lifestyle, and fashion is just a minuscule part of it. Businesswise-the most visible or ...
Posted by
Abhay Gupta | Dec 23,2016
It was not very long ago that people who shopped online in India were considered 'ahead of time'....
Posted by
Arun Sirdeshmukh | Jan 21,2016
A few years later, the same process is now taking place in textile printing, and this has never...
Posted by
Gabi Seligsohn | Feb 04,2016
Indians are too enamoured of Hollywood. We can’t help it. We have been conditioned this way. The...
Posted by
Anurag Batra | Sep 02,2015
Imagine a cricketer, once an exciting player but now aged 45, having put on oodles of weight, too...
Posted by
Rahul Mehta | Sep 11,2015
It was in 1987 that Asif Merchant got into the business of wholesaling of footwear. He bought from...
Posted by
Asif Merchant | Sep 02,2015
The focus in research and development (R&D) is now more and more set on new sustainable products...
Posted by
Fanny Vermandel | Jun 24,2016
Is your business ready for Textiles 4.0? Before you can say, 'Yes', 'No', 'May be' or 'I don't...
Posted by
Aseem Prakash | Apr 25,2016