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Recent Promotions at Eastman
Eastman is pleased to announce 2018 promotions within the organization. Ms. Amy Denning was promoted to Vice President of North American Sales and Ms. Elizabeth H. McGruder was promoted to Vice President of European Sales and Marketing.
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TTNA

Totes Isotoner Corp. Upgrades to Gerber's YuniquePLM® for Improved Collaboration
Collaborating across companies with large product lines helps decrease the time from design concept to store shelf. Technology for collaboration has evolved over time to help facilitate cooperation across product lines and geographies. "It was imperative with our upgrade from webPDM™ to YuniquePLM that collaboration continues to be easy and speed up product development," Donna Kohring, manager, systems development for Totes Isotoner Corporation.
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China and the US Ease Trade Tensions
Politics has become even more unpredictable and so no one is entirely certain about the outcome the G20 Summit - especially concerning US-China trade relations. However, there were sparks of a possible easing - a truce (at least temporarily) - of the highly publicized, and until recently, escalating, tensions between the two nations.
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C and C

Lefty Production Co. Los Angeles TukaCenter Launched in Los Angeles
In downtown Los Angeles, Lefty Production Co. founder Marta Miller and Tukatech founder Ram Sareen celebrated their new Lefty Production Co. Los Angeles TukaCenter with a recent ribbon cutting. As a Los Angeles-based provider of fashion-technology solutions, Tukatech's decision to partner with a local design, development and production company made Lefty Production Co. a natural choice.
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Digitalization as a Way Out of the Returns Rrap – Avalution Launches Research Project
Avalution, Assyst GmbH, and the DITF Denkendorf are currently developing a solution based on the world's largest database of human body scans. The joint research project will significantly improve sizing & fitting predictions in online shopping. The goal? Reduced return rates!
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Pathfinder

Messe Frankfurt Acquires Another Textiles Cleaning Show
Messe Frankfurt continued expanding its share of the textile-care industry in December by acquiring the sector's leading trade show in France and their second show in the sector in a month.
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Coats Acquires ThreadSol
Coats, a leading industrial thread manufacturer, has acquired ThreadSol, a cloud-based digital applications provider, which becomes part of Coats Global Services. ThreadSol's technology focuses on fabric usage optimization in apparel manufacturing and helps customers reduce fabric waste and cost and establish accurate product costing.
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Henderson Sewing

India's textiles sector needs 17 mn additional workforce by 2022
The country's textiles sector, which currently employs over 45 million people, will require 17 million additional workers by 2022. The textiles ministry said in the last four years, 8.58 lakh persons have been trained in partnership with 58 government and industry partners to meet the sector's need for a skilled workforce.
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Scientists Have Charged a Phone and a Fitbit with Solar-Powered Clothes
Ever wish you could charge your phone while out and about, without the need for a power bank or a wall socket? The future looks bright - you might be able to do just that, with solar energy from your clothes. Scientists in Britain's Nottingham Trent University have discovered a way to incorporate solar cells into clothing, paving the way for a future where just being outside in the sunlight can keep your devices topped up with the most literally wearable tech imaginable.
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