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Current News Releases

09/21/17  Mount Vernon FR Expands Global Reach of Flame Resistant Fabric Business (9/22/17)
  Mount Vernon FR Expands Global Reach of Flame Resistant Fabric Business

09/21/17  FiberVisions Celebrates Covington’s 50th Anniversary (9/21/17)
  FiberVisions Celebrates Covington’s 50th Anniversary

09/20/17  Polartec to Unveil New Workwear Product Collections at National Safety Council Expo (9/20/17)
  Polartec to Unveil New Workwear Product Collections at National Safety Council Expo

09/20/17  American Apparel Founder Dov Charney Chooses Tukatech For New Company (9/20/17)
  American Apparel Founder Dov Charney Chooses Tukatech For New Company

09/19/17  Veteran Brand Executive Brings Fresh Insights and Strategies to Apparel and Fashion (9/19/17)
  Veteran Brand Executive Brings Fresh Insights and Strategies to Apparel and Fashion

09/19/17  Sympatex to present the first upcycling product of the "wear2wear" (9/19/17)
  Closing the textile loop: Sympatex to present the first upcycling product of the "wear2wear" corporate partnership at A+A 2017

09/12/17  Applied DNA Signs Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with U.S. Army to Study Commercialization of Rapid In-Field DNA Detection Technology (9/12/17)
  CRADA Awarded Under Recent Rapid Innovation Fund Contract; Project to Demonstrate Hand-held DNA Detection Kits to Drive Adoption of DNA-based Supply Chain Security

09/11/17  Matrix World Group (MWG) Chile Partners with Mount Vernon FR to Debut New Flame Resistant Clothing Collection (9/11/17)
  Matrix World Group (MWG) Chile Partners with Mount Vernon FR to Debut New Flame Resistant Clothing Collection

09/07/17  Dyneema® Bonded Leather by ECCO Leather: the thinnest, strongest leather ever (9/7/17)
  Dyneema® Bonded Leather by ECCO Leather: the thinnest, strongest leather ever

08/31/17  NILIT® Introduces Sensil® Premium Nylon to Denim Designers (8/31/17)
  at the Keyhouse/Bluezone - Munich Fabric Start, Hall 5 Booth 29, September 5-7

08/24/17  Hyperlite Mountain Gear Expands Ultralight Product Line Into Technical Apparel (8/24/17)
  100% American-made gear manufacturer unveils high-performance ultralight technical jacket using Dyneema® and eVent® materials technology

08/24/17  WOOLAM COTTON GIN CERTIFIED AS FIRST U.S. ORGANIC TEXTILE PROCESSOR UTILIZING APPLIED DNA ORGANIC COTTON TRACEABILITY SYSTEM (8/24/17)
  Tagged U.S Organic Cotton Expected at Retail Spring 2018

08/15/17  SealSkinz Introduces Breakthrough in Waterproof Sock Technology for 2018 (8/15/17)
  New Super Thin Socks are 33 percent lighter than its “thin” waterproof socks

08/15/17  CORDURA® Brand "Revolutionizes" Responsible Garment Design at Redress Raleigh's 2017 Fashion Show (8/15/17)
  CORDURA® Brand "Revolutionizes" Responsible Garment Design at Redress Raleigh's 2017 Fashion Show

08/15/17  Gerber Launches Apparel Matching Solution and Product Updates to Make It Easy to “Embrace Your Digital Reality” (8/15/17)
  Digital Solutions to be showcased at 2017 CISMA Tradeshow

08/10/17  SHEEX® Unveils Cooling Mattress (8/10/17)
  SHEEX® Unveils Cooling Mattress

07/26/17  CORDURA® Brand and Carhartt Live Durable™ in Latest “Meet the Maker” Series Installment (7/26/17)
  Two iconic brands launch commemorative video and limited-edition Chore Coat to celebrate their longstanding history together creating extreme durability in the workplace.

07/26/17  Live Durable™: Change The Way You See The World (7/26/17)
  Live Durable™: Change The Way You See The World

07/26/17  Hot in Outdoor Retailer summer 2017: Dickies® and prAna capitalize on HeiQ’s unique textile technologies (7/26/17)
  Hot in Outdoor Retailer summer 2017: Dickies® and prAna capitalize on HeiQ’s unique textile technologies

07/26/17  CORDURA® Brand and The North Face Recreate Vintage Packs Celebrating a Durable History of Heritage and Innovation (7/26/17)
  The limited-edition line also incorporates the talent of Bearse USA, YKK, Brookwood, and Horween Leather with inspiration from latest generation Multicam® print military fabrics.

07/25/17  CORDURA® Brand Launches Fabric Technologies and Brand Collaborations Inspired By Its New Live Durable™ Campaign
  CORDURA® Brand Launches Fabric Technologies and Brand Collaborations Inspired By Its New Live Durable™ Campaign

07/25/17  Metallic sheen, sporty elegance and concealed function (7/25/17)
  Feather weight, metallic reflective effects, concealed function and natural fiber qualities with bio technologies are just some of the highlights of the current Schoeller collections. Developed and produced among the mountains of Switzerland, innovation, comfort, appearance and ecology have always played a central role in Schoeller textiles.

07/25/17  U.S. FDA Determines Celliant® Responsive Textile Products Meet Criteria as Medical Devices and General Wellness Products (7/25/17)
  U.S. FDA Determines Celliant® Responsive Textile Products Meet Criteria as Medical Devices and General Wellness Products

07/25/17  wear2wear---Closing the textile loop: European industrial partnership for 100 percent recycled, recyclable and PFC-free functional fabrics (7/25/17)
  wear2wear is an innovative industrial partnership dedicated to high-quality, as well as sustainable clothing. Five European companies, representing each phase of the recycling process, have joined together to develop cutting-edge production systems that will turn textile fibres from used clothing into new functional fabrics.

07/25/17  Schoeller develops revolutionary fabric construction for Mammut: New Eisfeld Light SO Collection features Purist Design and Seamless Comfort (7/25/17)
  The new Eisfeld Light SO Collection from Mammut Sports Group integrates various material properties into a single fabric made possible by a revolutionary development from Schoeller Textil AG, offering seamless comfort with a variety of performance functions.

07/25/17  Sustainable and dramatically colored through and through (7/25/17)
  Upcycled products with ECONYL® yarn, mulesing-free wool and PFC-free bio technologies based on renewable raw materials, or bio foam, are just some of the ecological highlights of the Schoeller 2019 Summer Collection, developed and produced among the mountains of Switzerland.

07/21/17  NILIT Celebrates US Sensil® Launch at Outdoor Retailer (7/21/17)
  New Premium Nylon 6.6 Brand Addresses Changing Consumer Attitudes

07/20/17  DuPont Tate & Lyle’s Latest Innovations Showcased at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (7/20/17)
  DuPont Tate & Lyle’s Latest Innovations Showcased at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

07/20/17  BODY GLOVE TO MAKE A SPLASH WITH PRODUCT DESIGN INNOVATION AT OUTDOOR RETAILER (7/20/17)
  BODY GLOVE TO MAKE A SPLASH WITH PRODUCT DESIGN INNOVATION AT OUTDOOR RETAILER

07/20/17  CORDURA® Brand and Cotton Incorporated Debut Next Generation Performance Cotton (7/20/17)
  CORDURA® Brand and Cotton Incorporated Debut Next Generation Performance Cotton

07/18/17  Applied DNA Expands Long-Term CertainT™ Agreement with Loftex Home for Towels (7/18/17)
  First CertainT Recycled PET Towels to Arrive on U.S. Retail Shelves by Fourth Quarter of 2017

07/18/17  Thermore® brings you FREEDOM and is now PeTA Approved Vegan.(7/18/17)
  Thermore® brings you FREEDOM and is now PeTA Approved Vegan.(7/18/17)

07/17/17  Noble Biomaterials Teams Up with The Lenzing Group (7/17/17)
  Leading Fiber Powerhouses Collaborate to Develop Range of Sustainable, Anti-Odor Fabrics

07/12/17  Polygiene® Permanent Odor Control Technology To Debut at iCAST With Orvis® and Simms® (7/12/17)
  Polygiene® Permanent Odor Control Technology To Debut at iCAST With Orvis® and Simms®

07/11/17  A&E Joins ZDHC In-line with Commitment to Sustainable Business Practices (7/11/17)
  A&E Joins ZDHC In-line with Commitment to Sustainable Business Practices

07/08/17  NILIT Takes Nylon 6.6 for Apparel to New Levels with Sensil® (7/8/17)
  Unique premium branding enables emotional, value-added connection to consumers

07/06/17  Outdoor Retailer Chooses Denver (7/6/17)
  Outdoor Retailer Chooses Denver

07/05/17  Downlite Launches Progressive New Composting Initiative (7/5/17)
  Company Shares Its ‘Sustainovation’ Preview at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

06/01/17  INVISTA Invests in Camden Facility for Expanded Specialty Fiber Capacity (6/1/17)
  INVISTA Invests in Camden Facility for Expanded Specialty Fiber Capacity

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