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New IDC Guidelines for Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather

The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and the Department of Trade, Industry & Competition (the dtic) this week published the new guidelines for the Clothing, Textiles, Footwear and Leather Programme. These new programme guidelines are effective from 1st October 2020 until 31st March 2021.

The new guidelines are a response to the impact and subsequent effects of the Covid-19 pandemic to the South African clothing, textile and footwear economy. The dtic and IDC have identified an immediate need for providing assistance and relief to the sector through a Working Capital Interest Subsidy (WCIS). The WCIS offers an interest subsidy for working capital facilities to a maximum of R700 000 per annum per qualified recipient.

Applications to qualify for this WCIS are to be made to determine qualification for this benefit. Applications are to be made before 31st March 2021 with payment of the interest subsidy benefit to qualified recipients being made

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Fashion and textiles industry keen to go green despite COVID-19 pandemic

 New research shows business leaders at top fashion, retail and textile businesses are putting sustainability drive first, despite COVID-19 pandemic

The power of data in the effort to ‘go green’ is well recognized, but patchy performance suggests more access to better quality data needed to help turbocharge change

Despite Covid-19, fashion leaders are confident that fast, affordable and sustainable fashion is realistic, with crisis seen as opportunity to recharge sustainability efforts

New research reveals the extent of the global fashion industry’s commitment to sustainability, despite the COVID-19 pandemic, with sustainability ranked as the second most important strategic objective for businesses in the sector1.

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The new research, from the U.S. Cotton Trust Protocol and the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), is based on a survey of 150 leading executives from top fashion, retail and textile business

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Global Electronic Textiles (E-textiles) and Smart Clothing Markets 2020-2027

The “The Global Market for Electronic Textiles (E-textiles) and Smart Clothing” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Traditional textiles simply function as a covering material. Based on the rapidly changing global demands and due to advanced technological improvements, the development of integrated electronics and responsive functionality on textiles has led to the emergence of E-textiles and smart textiles accommodating the revolution we are witnessing in wearable electronics.

The development of high value-added products such as smart fabrics and clothing, wearable consumer and medical devices and protective textiles has increased rapidly in the last decade. Recent advances in stimuli-responsive surfaces and interfaces, sensors and actuators, flexible electronics, nanocoatings and conductive nanomaterials has led to the development of a new generation of smart and adaptive electronic fibers, yarns and fabrics for application in E-textiles.

Advances in the ability to free-form print circuit processes enable electronic systems to be assembled directly onto

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Flora Launches Hemp Textiles & Co. Division and Inaugural Clothing Brand, Stardog Loungewear

Flora Launches Stardog Loungewear Brand

Stardog Loungewear is the inaugural brand of the Hemp Textiles & Co. division.
Stardog Loungewear is the inaugural brand of the Hemp Textiles & Co. division.
Stardog Loungewear is the inaugural brand of the Hemp Textiles & Co. division.

TORONTO, Oct. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flora Growth Corp. (“Flora” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the launch of a new division, Hemp Textiles & Co., along with the start of sales of its inaugural hemp-based clothing brand, Stardog Loungewear (“Stardog”). This division will develop and sell to both consumers and businesses, hemp-based textiles and loungewear.

A photo accompanying this announcement is available at https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/d41a7531-98ab-423b-88ab-1045a5dc0e6a

“Flora prioritizes sustainability in all our business practices and we anticipate that our new Hemp Textiles & Co. division will help us meet those goals by utilizing organic, natural materials and not wasting any components of the plant,” commented Flora’s President of Consumer Goods, Luis Merchan. “We believe the new Stardog brand

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Textiles Decoration Strategies

Adding automotive equipment and auto elements to the inside and outside of your automobile could make the final word difference between a great, fancy or luxurious wanting car and a uninteresting and boring vehicle that is hardly noticed by anybody. Extra boat accessories can enhance the boats general appearance and at instances enhance the boat’s worth. Most ladder yarns are multicolor yarns. Here the meaning of items like jewelry, diamond, watch, roses and flower, dolls, chocolate, vacation, pet, cellphone, fabric, e-book, love track and poems.

I like accessories as a result of I all the time have an accessory to go with no matter i am carrying. Ladies style equipment are beneficial assets. Not only did Mattel add more dolls and accessories to the Barbie collection, shops had been entering into the combination by releasing their very own special items.

Crimson open-toed sneakers and long white gloves completed the outfit. … Read More

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Textiles Decoration Techniques

Adding car equipment and auto components to the outside and inside of your car could make the final word difference between a very good, fancy or luxurious wanting automobile and a uninteresting and boring automobile that is hardly seen by anyone. If you have a classic fashion, likelihood is that you simply wear cardigans loads. There are numerous items to think about including to your automobile’s inside for example, steering wheels, learn outs, gauges, shifters, lighting and more. Chocolate and flower (rose) is commonplace romantic gift for girls.

Accessories also act to bridge two seemingly disjointed colors and unify the room. A lot of the pink mobile phone equipment are particularly designed for the women and girls who use cell phones and who would really like be stylish and different and stand out in the crowd.

With the help of faddy customized car accessories, you may positively create the perfect … Read More

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Textiles Decoration Techniques

Initially, we’d think that the boat accessories business doesn’t carve a major niche in the client market. Crimson open-toed shoes and long white gloves completed the outfit. Hair combs are a further accessory accessible. Accessories that improve and produce enhances to your look might be considered the perfect alternative because it turns you right into a style assertion that expresses your type, taste and individuality.

I probably wouldn’t put on ladder yarn earrings concurrently a ladder yarn necklace, but when you discover that you just love this yarn, right here is one more means that you should use it, put on it, and reward it. Some people put on gloves are style items.

Face plates also comes in a variety of colors and kinds so you may easily find one that fits you and makes your mobile phone stand out from others, whereas protecting the original face of your telephone. … Read More

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