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July 29, 2016


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07/28/16  Gerber Empowers the Next Generation of Fashion Tech with Garment Design Competition (7/28/16)
  Gerber Empowers the Next Generation of Fashion Tech with Garment Design Competition
07/27/16  Downlite Expands RDS Certified Down Supply in Europe and Asia (7/27/16)
  Downlite Expands RDS Certified Down Supply in Europe and Asia
07/25/16  HYOSUNG starts up MIPAN® Nylon production facility in Vietnam to better serve Asian market (7/25/16)
  HYOSUNG starts up MIPAN® Nylon production facility in Vietnam to better serve Asian market
07/21/16  Taiwan Pavilion Hits Record High Scale at 2016 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market (7/21/16)
  Taiwan Pavilion Hits Record High Scale at 2016 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market
07/20/16  CHOMARAT’S COATINGS & FILMS BUSINESS ACQUIRES NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE SECTOR (7/20/16)
  CHOMARAT’S COATINGS & FILMS BUSINESS ACQUIRES NEW TECHNOLOGY FOR THE AUTOMOTIVE SECTOR
07/20/16  Bergans of Norway Defines Sustainability with Launch of Summer 2017 Line (7/20/16)
  New line includes the first products produced under its new environmentally-minded standards
07/20/16  ExOfficio’s Sol Cool™ Performance Hoody Features NILIT® Breeze (7/20/16)
  ExOfficio’s Sol Cool™ Performance Hoody Features NILIT® Breeze
07/20/16  Creative Ticking will now offer Thermic® QuickDry Technology as an Option on all Fabrics (7/20/16)
  The Company Expands Product Offerings Through Agreement with Devan Chemicals
07/20/16  THERMORE ECODOWN: GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK (7/20/16)
  The innovative SUSTAINABLE new solution by Thermore at OR Summer 2016
07/18/16  Krimson Klover Unveils 2017 Spring Collection (7/18/16)
  at the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City, August 4-6, 2016
07/15/16  MICROBAN EXPANDS THECLEANERHOME.COM, CONSUMER WEBSITE, PROVIDING HOME CLEANING TIPS AND TRICKS (7/15/16)
  Site’s New Page, “The Closet”, Showcases Microban’s Partners, Including Calvin Klein, Reebok, Spanx, Teva and Under Armour
07/14/16  Teijin Develops Extra-functional Nylon Fabrics for Expanding Athleisure Business (7/14/16)
  Teijin Develops Extra-functional Nylon Fabrics for Expanding Athleisure Business
07/13/16  CHAOS Headwear Puts the 'Life' in Lifestyle with Summer 2017 Headwear (7/13/16)
  CHAOS Headwear Puts the 'Life' in Lifestyle with Summer 2017 Headwear
07/12/16  Designers and Retailers to Easily Specify Ethically Manufactured Thread with Integration of YuniquePLM and A&E (7/12/16)
  Designers and Retailers to Easily Specify Ethically Manufactured Thread with Integration of YuniquePLM and A&E
07/07/16  CoolVisions® Dyeable Polypropylene Filament Enhances Performance Textiles (7/7/16)
  CoolVisions® Dyeable Polypropylene Filament Enhances Performance Textiles
06/29/16  FOND OF BAGS chooses The Mountain Lab as Partner in U.S.A (6/29/16)
  The Mountain Lab will handle the Sales, Marketing and Distribution for the German Company, FOND OF BAGS in U.S.A
06/28/16  ColdPruf Upgrades to SILVADUR™ Intelligent Freshness Treatment (6/28/16)
  Improved Antimicrobial Treatment Provides Longer Lasting Freshness and Odor Control
06/28/16  VOORMI® Unveils Dual Surface™ UL Technology (6/28/16)
  Ultra Light Performance Wool Fabric Delivers All-Season Comfort
06/27/16  Made In America Product Showcase Program Reinforced With Opportunities to Participate in the International Buyer Program (6/27/16)
  The showcase presented by Outdoor Industry Association and Outdoor Retailer is now accepting applications
06/24/16  Mount Vernon FR Debuts Expanded Resilience® Line of Flame Resistant Fabrics, Engineered for Enhanced Durability (6/24/16)
  Company introduces three new fabrics at SAFETY 2016
06/24/16  Giordana Launches Extensive Fall-Winter 2016/17 Collection Featuring Technologies from eVent® fabrics (6/24/16)
  A dozen styles highlight Waterproof and Windproof eVent membrane technologies
06/22/16  Cool off, Bugs off, Stay on Hats: All at CHAOS CTR Summer Weather Protection Collection 2017 (6/22/16)
  Cool off, Bugs off, Stay on Hats: All at CHAOS CTR Summer Weather Protection Collection 2017
06/21/16  YuniquePLM® Propels Creativity and Efficiency for Retail Giant Carrefour (6/21/16)
  YuniquePLM® Propels Creativity and Efficiency for Retail Giant Carrefour
06/14/16  MICROBAN RELAUNCHES GLOBAL TEXTILES DIVISION THIS AUGUST AT 2016 OUTDOOR RETAILER SUMMER MARKET (6/14/16)
  Expanded Technologies Combined with Larger Product and Sales Team, a Brand Refresh and New Website, Lay Foundation for Apparel and Accessories Partnerships
06/01/16  SCIESSENT awarded new ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX certification for sustainable textile chemicals (6/1/16)
  SCIESSENT awarded new ECO PASSPORT by OEKO-TEX certification for sustainable textile chemicals
05/31/16  New Technology Positions Meridian as the Leading Package Dye House in North America (5/31/16)
  New Technology Positions Meridian as the Leading Package Dye House in North America
05/26/16  Lectra and JCPenney announce the winners of the Fashion Institute of Technology student design contest (5/26/16)
  Lectra and JCPenney announce the winners of the Fashion Institute of Technology student design contest
05/23/16  Techtextil North America: Chicago Brings Change in Location for Techtextil North America 2017 (5/23/16)
  Atlanta Dates Set for Techtextil North America and Texprocess Americas 2018
05/19/16  AVALANCHE ANNOUNCES EXPANDED DESIGN TEAM (5/19/16)
  Daniela Maury Leads Team as Design Director, formerly from The North Face; Rachel Brown Joins from Reebok and L.L Bean, Serving as Senior Designer
05/16/16  CORDURA® Brand Redefines Durable Denim with New "Authentic Alchemie" Collection (5/16/16)
  CORDURA® brand challenges durable denim norm by combining strong with soft, form with functionality and durability with 'di-versitility'.
05/12/16  SWISS BAREFOOT’S NEW MINIMALIST PROTECTIVE FOOTWEAR: REINFORCED WITH DYNEEMA® (5/12/16)
  SWISS BAREFOOT’S NEW MINIMALIST PROTECTIVE FOOTWEAR: REINFORCED WITH DYNEEMA®
05/11/16  New AATCC Monograph M6 Compliant Washing Machine (5/11/16)
  SDL Atlas has developed a commercial-grade washing machine that satisfies the AATCC Monograph M6 requirements as specified in the AATCC Technical Manual.
05/03/16  A&E Announces Colorlink App and Innovative Thread Color Identification Tool, COLORCATCH NANO (5/3/16)
  A&E Announces Colorlink App and Innovative Thread Color Identification Tool, COLORCATCH NANO
04/30/16  Jeanologia technology contributes to build a transparent and sustainable textile industry (4/30/16)
  Jeanologia technology contributes to build a transparent and sustainable textile industry
04/25/16  Dow and Russell Collaborate on Wearable Technology Featuring Intellifresh™-Powered Apparel (4/25/16)
  Dow and Russell Collaborate on Wearable Technology Featuring Intellifresh™-Powered Apparel.
04/22/16  A&E Releases 2015-2016 Sustainability Report (4/22/16)
  Sewing Thread Manufacturer Leads Industry in the Areas of Safety, Environmental Sustainability, and Corporate Social Responsibility
04/20/16  Lenzing launched “4S Denim Capsule Collection” at Kingpins Amsterdam (4/20/16)
  Lenzing, a worldwide leader in wood-based cellulose fibers launched the “4S Denim Capsule Collection” at Kingpins show in Amsterdam.
04/20/16  BODY GLOVE ANNOUNCES NEW LICENSING AGREEMENT WITH BIC SPORT (4/20/16)
  Body Glove today announced it has entered into a licensing agreement with BIC Sport to produce a line of Stand Up Paddleboards and Surfboards.
04/19/16  Alvanon’s Masterclass in The Art of Sports Apparel Making (4/19/16)
  With global activewear market sales set to reach $83 billion by 2020*, Apparel Business Expert Alvanon offers “Fit: A Technical Perspective” class at The University of Oregon
04/13/16  DYNEEMA® DENIM: THE WORLD’S MOST DURABLE DENIM (4/13/16)
  DYNEEMA® DENIM: THE WORLD’S MOST DURABLE DENIM
03/22/16  The FabricLink Network Announces the Top 10 Textile Innovation Awards for 2015-16 (03/22/16)
  FabricLink Network's (FLN) Top 10 Innovation Awards are presented to the 10 most exceptional textile-based materials and technologies that have launched during the past year.
 


DRAPER BODY THERAPY® WINTER CAP
This fuzzy and comfortable cap provides the wearer protection in cooler weather with added therapeutic benefits. It is used over the ears and crown area (head) to provide an increase in circulation along with regulation of body temperature. The Draper Body Therapy Winter Cap contains 50% Celliant® (Polyester) and 50% Polyester. Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber which contains a proprietary blend of minerals which have been extruded into a polyester fiber.
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KATHMANDU ARCHON 65L BACKPACK v4
If you're new to multi-day hiking, or enjoy tackling the occasional Great Walk, the 65L Archon is the pack for you: sturdy and reliable, made from tough Cordura® fabric, it has everything you need (bottle pockets, pole and bed-roll attachments) and nothing you don't. The easily adjustable RS2 harness has a small to XL range built in to the harness design. The padded and stiffened hip-belt and shaped alloy frame-stays transfer the load where it needs to be, while the padded EVA shoulder straps, adjustable sternum straps and padded back panel makes the trek over the Tongariro Crossing more comfortable.
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