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Innovation at ORSSTHE TEXTILE INDUSTRY FIGHTS COVID-19: The COVID-19 pandemic has still not reached its peak, and conditions are expected to worsen in the weeks ahead. Many in the textile/apparel industries have already provided their assistance in fighting the impact of the virus. Read More.


Innovation at ORSS2020 TRENDS: Take a look at some of the new innovations from the 2020 Outdoor Retailer Winter Market + Snow Show, January 29 - 31, in Denver featured in the FabricLink Network's Innovation Watch. Read More.


BiosyntheticsTextile Exchange - Launches new micro site (aboutbiosynthetics.org) to demystify biosynthetics. In the future our clothes could be made from sugars, biomass and plant oils.

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BiosyntheticsTHE CUTTING EDGE - Innovative Fabric Developments for a New Outdoor Consumer- Driven by the 80 million Millennial consumers, along with the younger Gen-Z generation, born in the mid-90s and expected to reach 84.7 million by 2020, today's primary shopper groups have a See now – wear now buying attitude.

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BiosyntheticsWhat's New in Comfort Activewear? A Lot! - Comfort remains one of the most important qualities for today's consumers. Feeling comfortable can also make the wearer feel more confident and lead to better performance.

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NEWS & VIEWS
Adidas’s latest shoe wasn’t sewn together—it was forged like metal The introduction of Adidas Futurenatural, the company’s latest technological breakthrough, allows Adidas to form a shoe without seams. Read more…

What’s new in ballistic materials The next leap in these protective technologies is on the horizon. Read more…

SCOTT & ASAHI KASEI LAUNCH SUSTAINABLE BIKING UNIFORM Scott sports racing team, along with Sitip, Rosti, and Roica by Asahi Kasei has launched the first sustainable biking uniform. Rosti worked on style and packaging, Sitip on technical fabrics ‘Be-Hot - Heat Generating fabrics’, while Roica provided its premium stretch ingredient. Read more…

The Best Face Coverings for Skiing & Snowboarding in 2020 kiing in 2020 will look a lot different than in the pre-COVID days. For one, you will likely need to wear a face covering while in line, on lifts, and riding. Fortunately, we’ve already been using them for years to keep warm! Read more…

An Expert Shares the 5 Most Soothing Colors to Wear When Stressed Pantone Color Institute's Executive Director, Leatrice Eiseman, suggested five soothing colors to wear when you're stressed. Read more…

Multivitamin textile treatment meets Oeko-tex® standard When the treated textiles touch the skin, the friction causes the microcapsules to break, and the active ingredients are then absorbed through the skin. Read more…

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Datacolor® Introduces High-Efficiency Benchtop Spectrophotometer Series, Spectro 1000/700 (1/19/20)

SAYA Rscuw Project Receives ISPO Textrends Selection Award (1/19/21)

Downlite Outdoor Names What's UP PR Agency of Record (1/15/21)

HOLOGENIX, CREATORS OF CELLIANT, AND KELHEIM FIBRES, THE WORLD’S LEADING MANUFACTURER OF VISCOSE SPECIALTY FIBERS, LAUNCH CELLIANT VISCOSE

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