Nordic Technology Group Myanmar Ltd. (NGTM) recently initiated operations at a new container freight station in Dagon Seikkan in Yangon that packs garments and footwear for export to Europe and the United States, according to the logistics and warehousing company. NTGM plans new such sites in Mandalay later this year and in Yangon in March 2018. 

World Emblem, one of the world’s leading global suppliers of high quality apparel decorations, has been given the Aramark’s inaugural Passion for Partnership award. Aramark has instituted the Passion for Partnership award for the first time in its 58-year history to honour vendors who go above and beyond Aramark’s expectations to accomplish a goal. 

Top British retail company CEOs have urged UK finance minister Phillip Hammond, also called the chancellor of the exchequer, to deliver a “shoppers' budget” on November 22, including decisive action to reduce the business rates burden. No such action will make retailers face a £270 million hike in their burdensome business rates bills next Spring. 

Orissa Art and Craft Committee, founded by a group of artisans, designers, social activists, academics and environmentalists, have organized a exhibition cum sale in Bhopal, under the theme, ‘Cotton and Silk Fab of India. An attempts to promote exquisite traditional skill, cotton and creations of the weavers and encouraging them to be contemporary and economically relevant.

The Vietnam International Textile and Apparel Accessories Exhibition, also known as Vietnam Textile and Garment (VTG) exhibition, all set to open gates from November 22 at Ho Chi Minh City of Vietnam. It is one of the leading textile and garment expo in Vietnam. The exhibition will feature latest solutions, high tech machinery, latest technology and equipment meant for this sector.

Cornell Professor Steve Marschner and Rhode Island School of Design Professor Brooks Hagan have come up with a new technology which allows woven fabrics to be super automated and customised, altering the view that fabrics can not be made in custom small batches. The two took inspiration from Marschner’s research for the digital animation industry.