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   August 19, 2017  Facebook Twitter
IFAI Expo 2017 Techtextil NA 2017 - Eco-Friendly Interior Design Techtextil NA 2017: Industrial Fabric Innovations Innovative Textile Products Transforming the Textile Industry Athleisure Focus of OR Health and Safety Becoming Important in Outdoor Markets New Innovations Heat Up ORWM'17 Emotions Trendbook

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FEATURED ARTICLES Innovation at ORSMTRENDS Miss ORSM? Or maybe need a second look at the great innovations from the 2017 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market held July 26-29 in Salt Lake City? Review the best. Read More.
vestCUTTING EDGE Fabdesigns, Inc. opens state-of-the-art Knitting Facility in Malibu,California. A newplatform for produt development has been born with the rise of Fabdesigns's innovative advance 3D knitting. The company's innovative work platfor provides a new way of thinking and a novel guide for technical knit product design, fabric, fit, and sustainable manufacturing. Read More.
Future FabricsMEDICAL“Health in hands,” is one of the catch phrases that illustrate a new focus in health care today. Proactive health care by monitoring and managing health issues continues to gain broader acceptance. Textiles of many kinds enhance health care products and contribute to the next phase of improvements." Read More.
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BuzziPleat: Sculptural, Sound Absorbing Forms by 13&9 Design BuzziPleat is the latest sound absorbing option added to the BuzziSpace catalog of smart, modern acoustic solutions. The lightweight, large-scale forms are sculptural in nature thanks to the hand pleated layers of sound-absorbing BuzziFelt. Read more…

Nike Uses Its Flyknit Shoe Technology on New Sports Bra The goal of the Nike FE/NOM Flyknit Bra is to maximum support and comfort to allow women to feel and look amazing while doing anything they choose, Read more…

Can data predict fashion trends? The clothing industry’s supply chain is becoming more digital. Google now has a “Trendspotting” division that releases a regular “Fashion Trends Report” based on sophisticated combinations of search and other data. Read more…

Textiles technology to detect pilot stress levels Smart textiles will be used to monitor stress levels in aeroplane pilots as part of a major European research project involving Nottingham Trent University. Read more…

SealSkinz Introduces Breakthrough in Waterproof Sock Technology for 2018 (8/15/17)

CORDURA® Brand "Revolutionizes" Responsible Garment Design at Redress Raleigh's 2017 Fashion Show (8/15/17)

Gerber Launches Apparel Matching Solution and Product Updates to Make It Easy to “Embrace Your Digital Reality” (8/15/17)

CORDURA® Brand and Carhartt Live Durable™ in Latest “Meet the Maker” Series Installment (7/26/17)

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