Shima Seiki Mfg., Ltd. of Wakayama, Japan is set to participate in the A+A 2017, the safety, security, and health at work international trade fair with Congress, to be held from October 17 to 2, 2017, in Düsseldorf, Germany in hall 9, booth F10. Shima Seiki Mfg., Ltd. is a leading manufacturer in the computerised flatbed knitting machine industry. 

Ascend Performance Materials, the world’s largest fully integrated producer of polyamide 66 (PA66) resin, will be showcasing numerous product and application innovations for automotive and electric and electronic applications at Fakuma 2017. The international exhibition for plastics processing takes place in Friedrichshafen, Germany, on 17-21 October. Ascend will be at booth 4119 in hall A4.

Optimization of workflows, greater efficiency and insight into processes are essential ingredients to drive the speed, quality and agility needed for success in the clothing industry. For Alsico, this means outfitting the workforce with clothing that is functional, comfortable and safe, with the right fit and at the right price. They recently added YuniquePLM Cloud to their host of Gerber’s Digital Solutions enabling them to pass data between systems and move from concept to production with greater efficiency.

More than 600 delegates are attending the trade event by International Cotton Association (ICA) in Singapore. From ginners and growers to spinners and merchants, the event has brought together the major players in the cotton industry, offering all delegates the chance to network, meet colleagues and attend lectures by international speakers.

Intertek, a leading provider of assurance, testing, inspection, and certification solutions for customers’ operations and supply chains, is set to partake in the A+A expo, to be held from October 17 to 20, 2017, in Dusseldorf, Germany, in booth 70E21, hall 7. The A+A expo, held every two years, is the largest expo in safety, security, and health at work. 

“There was some angst,” admitted John Wetenhall, director of the George Washington University Museum and the Textile Museum, the speaker at Georgetown Media Group’s Oct. 12 Cultural Leadership Breakfast at the George Town Club.