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Lenzing & Hyosung collaborate to launch new sustainable fabric collection at ISPO 2019 (1/2/19)
Two global fibre producers will present a new sustainable fabric collection at the upcoming ISPO show
in February 2019. This new collaboration will showcase the sustainable benefits of the two companies’
leading brands; TENCEL™ Modal from Lenzing and creora® elastane from Hyosung offering brands &
retailers new levels of performance and innovation.
“This Lenzing & Hyosung collaboration fits perfectly under the slogan Better Together” says Andreas
Guertler, Head of Active & Outdoor Global Business Development for Lenzing AG.
“The combination of natural softness, comfort & performance from TENCEL™ and the power, fit and
recovery of creora® elastane allows us to offer customers new products for sports & leisure clothing
with unrivalled sustainable credentials” added Andreas.
THE collection offers
• LENZING™ ECOVERO™ with creora® eco-soft for a softer touch, whiter whites & low heat
settable for reduced energy consumption
• TENCEL™Modal & creora® PowerFit for smooth, natural feel with superior shaping and
• TENCEL™Modal & creora® Black for breathable, softer touch and deeper black with no grin
“We are delighted to partner with Lenzing with this innovative fabric collection to deliver enhanced
performance with products that use less energy & water and improved environmental care that today’s
informed consumers demand” says Simon Whitmarsh-Knight, EMEA Marketing Director –Performance
Textiles Business, Hyosung. “Collaboration is the way forward as the textile industry seeks creative &
performance solutions throughout the value chain and to meet changing market dynamics. This is just
the start of our cooperation with our friends at Lenzing!”
Hyosung are the largest elastane producers in the world and this is the second time they have
exhibited at the ISPO show. As part of the Hyosung product story they will showcase 4 key trends
featuring creora® elastane, MIPAN™ nylon and polyester fibres under the SS2020 themes:
Protect the Body - MIPAN™aqua-x, askin, aerowarm, aerolight, creora® Fresh
Help Save the Earth - MIPAN™regen, regen, creora® Black, creora® eco-soft
Fast Fashion - MIPAN™rexy, MIPAN™duo, prizma, creora® Color+
Lenzing & Hyosung Collection - creora® eco-soft
Hyosung fabrics have also been chosen for the 2019 ISPO Textrend for the Street Sport, Eco Era and
Base Layer categories. Come and see these winners and the very latest in sustainable textile
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