Former IFAI board member/chairman Roy Schweinfurth dies

December 1, 2017

Roy Schweinfurth, former IFAI board member and former president/chairman of IFAI, died on October 8, 2017. Roy served on the IFAI board of directors from 1977 to 1989 and as president (a position now called chairman) of IFAI from 1985 to 1987. He was a Master Fabric Craftsman (MFC) in his lifelong work as an …

Honduras transforming textile sector

With a $1.5 billion U.S. investment, Honduras’ textile and apparel sector is investing in cutting-edge technologies to help transform the country into one of the world’s major players in the booming synthetic yarn and activewear market. The funds have been used to modernize sewing machines and other equipment, expand industrial parks, improve port and road …