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:
Allied Hospitality has developed a range of antimicrobial bedding products
Soft-Tex has developed a range of bedding products which are infused with cannabidiol (CBD)
PBteen and Wrangler have collaborated in the development of a home textile products and furnishings collection
Terrys has launched a home textile products collection in collaboration with Orla Kiely
HEAT-MX has developed a range of flame resistant insulation products
BUSINESS UPDATE from:
Ethan Allen: net sales in the second quarter of 2020/21 were up by 2.4%
Tempur Sealy: net sales during 2020 were up by 18.4%
Welspun India: revenues in the third quarter of 2020/21 were up by 27.7%
The Walmart Foundation has awarded Accelerating Circularity a grant of US$1.2 mn
Itochu and Aquafil have formed a partnership to support the expansion of Aquafil's Econyl environmentally sustainable polyamide business
Soft-Tex has opened a new distribution and production facility in Texas, USA