Home Textiles Update is an executive briefing, supplied in electronic format. Each month, we include details of the latest developments and business news in the home textiles sector.
Every issue focuses on product developments and innovations in the home textiles sector. In addition, we provide a business update each month -- so that you remain aware of the key players and their activities, and so that you can plan your company's strategy with confidence.
What's in it? "Home Textiles Update" includes information on carpets, bedding products, towelling products, table linen, curtains and upholstery fabrics. The publication also includes developments in the important contract business.
Like all Textiles Intelligence publications, "Home Textiles Update" is a reliable source of independently sourced business information, and it does not carry advertising. Recent issues contain details of acquisitions within the sector, events, financial results, markets, new fibres and fabrics for home textiles, and trend forecasts.
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PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS AND INNOVATIONS in:
Microban and Manchester Mills are collaborating in the development of antimicrobial bedding products for use in health care facilities
Itoki has developed office chairs which incorporate fabrics finished with Polygiene's ViralOff treatment
Bedgear has developed a new collection of performance pillows which have high levels of breathability
BUSINESS UPDATE from:
Luxury linens brand SFERRA has acquired Pratesi
Culp's sewn mattress cover operation, CLASS, has achieved landfill free status at its facility in North Carolina, USA
Harrison Spinks has pledged to become carbon neutral by the end of 2021
The TJX Companies: net sales in the third quarter of 2020/21 were down by 3.2%
Williams-Sonoma: net revenues in the third quarter of 2020/21 were up by 22.4%
Lenzing has launched a traceability platform for its Tencel branded fibres and its Lenzing EcoVero branded fibres