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FEATURED ARTICLES Innovation at ORSMTRENDS Miss ORWM? Or maybe need a second look at the great innovations from the 2017 Outdoor Retailer Winter Market held January 10-12 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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Fast fashion just got even faster. Zara, once a fast-fashion pioneer, has been knocked off its perch by online brands that are able to design a product and have it ready for sale in as little as a week. Read more…

Hohenstein introduces new medical textiles centre The Hohenstein Health Centre will be developing and supporting medical expertise on textile products affecting human health, that are already in the market and those due to be launched. Read more…

adidas FORGEFIBER offers personalized stitching Through exploration of how organic cell structures grow adidas has created a design process for athletic shoe uppers based on biomimicry and how the human body moves. Read more…

Step change: How 3D printing is benefitting foot orthotics 3D printing is just beginning to take hold in the world of medicine, the technology will dramatically change how orthotics are prescribed and produced. Read more…

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