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Current News Releases

07/18/19  Meet the Sponsors of the 2019 Natural Fiber Extravaganza (7/18/19)
  The Artisan Fiber Mill Network

07/17/19  Artists Compete at the Natural Fiber Extravaganza powered by Alpaca Owners Association sponsored by The Artisan Fiber Mill Network in Lebanon, TN THIS WEEKEND (7/17/19)
  Artists Compete at the Natural Fiber Extravaganza powered by Alpaca Owners Association sponsored by The Artisan Fiber Mill Network in Lebanon, TN THIS WEEKEND

07/17/19  Techtextil North America Names Georgia Institute of Technology Official Academic Partner for 2020 Edition (7/17/19)
  Techtextil North America Names Georgia Institute of Technology Official Academic Partner for 2020 Edition

07/17/19  HeiQ announces PFC-free DWR with dry cleaning durability (7/17/19)
  HeiQ announces PFC-free DWR with dry cleaning durability

07/15/19  Archroma to introduce new water-based ultra-low VOC coating technology (7/15/19)
  Archroma to introduce new water-based ultra-low VOC coating technology

07/14/19  16th ANNUAL NORTH AMERICAN STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED (7/14/19)
  16th ANNUAL NORTH AMERICAN STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION WINNERS ANNOUNCED

07/13/19  The Largest Alpaca Fleece Competition in the U.S. is Coming to Nashville (7/13/19)
  The Largest Alpaca Fleece Competition in the U.S. is Coming to Nashville

07/11/19  GTI Expands Highly Popular MiniMatcher Series (7/11/19)
  The New GTI MiniMatcher-2436e Meets the Market’s Requirement for an Affordable Easy to Use Mid-size Multi-source Desktop Color Matching System.

07/10/19  Archroma to introduce new range for high wet-fast color in sportswear (7/10/19)
  Archroma to introduce new range for high wet-fast color in sportswear

07/10/19  JERZEES® BRINGS STYLE TO THE FOREFRONT WITH THE ALL-NEW SNOW HEATHER COLLECTION (7/10/19)
  This vintage-inspired collection is incredibly soft, stylish and made for anywhere, anytime

07/05/19  ECODOWN® Fibers Marble (7/5/19)
  Turning insulation into art

07/03/19  HeiQ awarded 2019 Swiss Environmental Award for HeiQ Clean Tech (7/3/19)
  Swiss textile innovator HeiQ wins the 2019 Swiss Environmental Award for its HeiQ Clean Tech dyeing process

07/01/19  Archroma to introduce new eco-avanced "indigo clone" solution (7/1/19)
  Archroma to introduce new eco-avanced "indigo clone" solution

06/28/19  New laboratory study reveals that highly-toxic hydrofluoric and hydrochloric acids are released when PTFE burns (6/28/19)
  New laboratory study reveals that highly-toxic hydrofluoric and hydrochloric acids are released when PTFE burns

06/27/19  Unifi Announces Sustainability Grant Winner Pac-12 School Takes $10,000 Grand Prize (6/27/19)
  Unifi Announces Sustainability Grant Winner Pac-12 School Takes $10,000 Grand Prize

06/25/19  Cone Denim and Westex by Milliken Extend FR Denim Partnership (6/25/19)
  Continuing the tradition of innovation and heritage

06/21/19  Unifi to upgrade its texturing capabilities with exclusive use of unique new technology (6/21/19)
  Oerlikon’s new eAFK Evo texturing machine, which was un- veiled to selected clients at the ITMA trade fair in Barcelona, has proven to be a breakthrough in the manufacture of yarns.

06/18/19  Sanitized® Mintactiv: Safe, natural and sustainable (6/18/19)
  Sanitized® Mintactiv: Safe, natural and sustainable

06/13/19  Teijin to Participate in Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019 (6/13/19)
  Teijin to Participate in Outdoor Retailer Snow Show 2019

06/12/19  HeiQ launches HeiQ Eco Dry for Footwear (6/12/19)
  HeiQ launches HeiQ Eco Dry for Footwear

06/12/19  Tuong Long to convert 100% of its production to ground-breaking aniline-free* indigo solution by Archroma (06/12/19)
  Tuong Long to convert 100% of its production to ground-breaking aniline-free* indigo solution by Archroma

06/12/19  Unifi Announces New REPREVE® Our Ocean™ Product Offering (6/12/19)
  New sustainable fiber is made from bottles at high risk of ending up in the ocean

06/11/19  Datacolor® collaborates with Adobe to launch new innovative solution for textile industry (6/11/19)
  Datacolor® collaborates with Adobe to launch new innovative solution for textile industry

06/11/19  Eastman launches recycled AvraTM to debut in spring 2020 performance apparel (6/11/19)
  Activewear powered by Avra™ contributes to the circular economy with 100 percent recycled performance fibers

06/11/19  Milliken & Company to Acquire Polartec from Versa Capital Management (6/11/19)
  Brand acquisition bolsters Milliken’s capabilities to include fleece, performance textiles for consumer, workwear and military outdoor apparel

06/10/19  MICROBAN INTRODUCES ANTIMICROBIAL SOLUTION FOR COTTON SOCKS AT OUTDOOR RETAILER (6/10/19)
  Scentry Revive technology has evolved to control odor in socks and footwear

06/04/19  Operations, Product Development, Sales and Technical Support Growth: HeiQ announces HeiQ China and HeiQ Taiwan (6/4/19)
  Operations, Product Development, Sales and Technical Support Growth: HeiQ announces HeiQ China and HeiQ Taiwan

06/04/19  Wrangler® Launches First-Ever Collection Using Indigood™ Foam-Dye Technology Eliminating 100 Percent of Water in Denim Dyeing (6/4/19)
  Marks the Wrangler brand’s most sustainable line of denim products in its history

06/03/19  Indorama Ventures Limited Brings New Sustainable Products to Outdoor Retailer (6/3/19)
  Indorama Ventures Limited Brings New Sustainable Products to Outdoor Retailer

06/03/19  Natural Fiber Extravaganza Sponsored by The Artisan Fiber Mill Network Returning to Tennessee (6/3/19)
  Alpaca Owners Association (AOA) Natural Fiber Extravaganza Sponsored by The Artisan Fiber Mill Network

05/31/19  American Silk Mills Unveils Updates to Iconic Brussels® Velvet (5/31/19)
  Company adds new Brussels® Stria and improves quality and durability of Brussels®

05/30/19  PENDLETON FOOTWEAR STEPS INTO SPRING WITH STYLE (5/30/19)
  The New Footwear Line from Pendleton Woolen Mills Embraces Spring & Summer Style

05/30/19  Applied DNA Closes the Loop on Traceability for Egyptian Pima with Genotyping Assays for Cotton Authentication (5/30/19)
  Forensic Authentication of Cotton in Fiber, Yarn, Fabric and Finished Goods

05/30/19  DEVIL-DOG Dungarees Brought Back to Life Thanks to Gerber Technology’s Integrated Software Solutions (5/30/19)
  Building a strong foundation for success thanks to Gerber’s AccuMark® and YuniquePLM®

05/29/19  Archroma prepares for ITMA with 5 innovations and 24 system solutions for enhanced sustainability, color and performance (5/29/19)
  Visit Archroma at ITMA, hall 3 booth C153, from 20 to 26 June 2019 in Barcelona, Spain

05/29/19  Hyosung Launches creora® ActiFit Spandex at 2019 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (5/29/19)
  New high-performance fiber engineered for outdoor endurance sports apparel

05/27/19  Powered by HeiQ Smart Temp technology, BUFF® launches CoolNet UV+® for activated cooling (5/27/19)
  Swiss textile innovator HeiQ partners with BUFF® on their new CoolNet UV+® fabric to stay dry and feel cool.

05/27/19  Bally Ribbon Mills Announces Film Infusion Capabilities for 3-D Woven Joints (5/27/19)
  Unique capability saves customer processing steps

05/23/19  R&M INTERNATIONAL RECEIVES PRESIDENTIAL AWARD FOR EXPORTS (5/23/19)
  Highlights: • R&M International awarded President’s “E” Award for Exports • Highest recognition any U.S. entity can receive for contributions to expanding U.S. exports • 79% of R&M sales are generated from exports

05/20/19  Archroma launches Appretan® NTR, a water-based textile coating binder based on renewable natural ingredients (5/20/19)
  Archroma launches Appretan® NTR, a water-based textile coating binder based on renewable natural ingredients

05/14/19  American Silk Mills Covers Beauty, Legacy and Performance for Showtime Market (5/14/19)
  American Silk Mills Covers Beauty, Legacy and Performance for Showtime Market

05/14/19  MICROBAN INTRODUCES ANTIMICROBIAL DESIGNED FOR COTTON APPLICATIONS (5/14/19)
  AEGIS Vesta, new technology added to odor control portfolio, to debut at Interzum

05/14/19  Indorama Ventures Announces the launch of DEJA™, a 100% rPET brand (5/14/19)
  Indorama Ventures Announces the launch of DEJA™, a 100% rPET brand (5/14/19)

05/14/19  Sympatex Technologies aims to completely close the textile recycling loop for functional wear within five years (5/14/19)
  Investment by the Munich-based functional textile specialist in polymer recycling technology developed by British Worn Again Technologies represents the next piece of the puzzle .

05/13/19  Devan launches two new sustainable technologies (5/13/19)
  Bio-flam, a bio-based flame retardant product and Odour Breakdown, a wash durable, non-biocidal odour control solution.

05/10/19  Mission Workshop Lightweight Cargos and Chinos : The Storm Cotton® Collection (5/10/19)
  Mission Workshop Lightweight Cargos and Chinos : The Storm Cotton® Collection

05/10/19  Prym Fashion Acquires Sher Plastics to form Prym Fashion Americas (5/10/19)
  The acquisition provides Prym Fashion with greater access to the U.S. market

05/09/19  Gerber Accelerates Creative Process with Updated Adobe® Plug-In for YuniquePLM® (5/9/19)
  Open Integration Philosophy Supports Simplified End-to-End Workflows

05/09/19  Jack Wolfskin’s Aussie- and Kiwi-Inspired Spring Summer 2019 Collection Arrives at Retailers (5/9/19)
  Line sets new milestones for sustainability and resource protection

05/08/19  Datacolor® launches new color lifecycle management solutions for the textile and apparel supply chain (5/8/19)
  Datacolor® launches new color lifecycle management solutions for the textile and apparel supply chain

05/08/19  Strong Fibers for Extreme Moments (5/8/19)
  NILIT® technical premium nylon 6.6 fibers showcased at Techtextil

05/08/19  Lenzing Fibers & CoolVisions® Dyeable Polypropylene Filament Partner for Comfort and Performance Textile Collection (5/8/19)
  Lenzing Fibers & CoolVisions® Dyeable Polypropylene Filament Partner for Comfort and Performance Textile Collection

05/07/19  A&E to Preview 'Integrity' Molecular-Tagged Thread Solution at Texprocess (5/7/19)
  A&E to Preview 'Integrity' Molecular-Tagged Thread Solution at Texprocess

05/06/19  PFGHL Group Launches Organic Silk Company Committed To High Quality Products, Sustainability and Social Responsibility (5/6/19)
  PFGHL Group Launches Organic Silk Company Committed To High Quality Products, Sustainability and Social Responsibility

05/06/19  Devan and HUUB announce partnership (5/6/19)
  Devan and HUUB announce partnership

05/06/19  Prym Fashion Introduces World’s First Commercially Available Functional Four-Part Sustainable Snaps (5/6/19)
  Manufactured to Close the Sustainability Loop for Apparel and Textile Industry

04/23/19  Powered by HeiQ technology, Speedo launches its new elite swimwear – Fastskin LZR Pure Intent and Fastskin Pure Valor suits (4/23/19)
  Powered by HeiQ technology, Speedo launches its new elite swimwear – Fastskin LZR Pure Intent and Fastskin Pure Valor suits

04/23/19  Polartec Announces ‘Ready to Roll’ Pre-Made Fabrics Available at Once (4/23/19)
  Polartec Announces ‘Ready to Roll’ Pre-Made Fabrics Available at Once

04/23/19  Archroma and national textile university join hands to strengthen research in textiles (4/23/19)
  Archroma and national textile university join hands to strengthen research in textiles

04/23/19  Beaulieu Fibres International stretches nonwovens possibilities at Techtextil 2019 (4/23/19)
  • Opening up a path to 100% recyclable PP needlepunch carpets & fabrics • High tenacity fibres for lightweight geotextiles at reduced system cost • Customized bonding fibres for lightweight automotive composites • New PET-core-BICO Fibres for resilient, high loft hygiene nonwovens that deliver on softness and ultrasonic bonding trends

04/23/19  VEIT Group is presenting highlights at Texprocess 2019 (4/23/19)
  Innovative machines and customised solutions for garment production

04/22/19  A&E Displays Focus on the Future in 9th Annual Corporate Sustainability Report (4/22/19)
  A&E Displays Focus on the Future in 9th Annual Corporate Sustainability Report

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