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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 ( 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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LIVINGUARD'S SELF-DISINFECTING TEXTILE GETS EPA'S NOD The new textile is effective against Gram negative and Gram positive bacteria to the tune of 100,000 times in 10 minutes. Livinguard's self-disinfecting technology remains effective after 30 industrial washes. Read more…

NEW ZEALAND'S TECH COMPANY DEVELOPS ECO-FRIENDLY ABSORBENT TEXTILE he new textile is unique since it is fully waterproof without the use of a layer of PU plastic, which is difficult to break down. Read more…

The Best Trail Running Shoes of 2020 From rocky mountain runs to muddy spring trails, we tested the best trail running shoes for every use and budget. Read more…

CHINESE COMPANY PRODUCES NANO-VTS FABRIC THAT KILLS COVID-19 This specially designed fabric can provide a long-term and effective prevention against COVID-19 virus infection and is currently being used to mass-produce masks and other personal protective equipment. 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…

OPPORTUNITIES IN TECHNICAL TEXTILES AND NONWOVENS SECTOR Fibre2Fashion, parent company of, is organizing a webinar on March 24, 2021 at 4.00 p.m. India time, to discuss opportunities in the technical textiles & non woven sector, as well as the importance of this sector seen during the pandemic, Read more…

Impetus to local manufacturing and disciplined product standards to boost global demand for Indian medical textiles (4/12/21)

Teijin to Mass Produce Nanofiber Filament Made fromRecycled Polyester (4/12/21)

eVent fabrics Expands Supply Chain with New Lamination Partnership in China (3/24/21)

Archroma and Jeanologia join forces to launch ‘Pad-Ox G2 Cold’, a new water-saving dyeing process for denim and casual wear (3/16/21)

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