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June 30, 2016


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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®
05/03/16  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
04/26/16  Olbo & Mehler expects to grow in the US market (4/26/16)
  Olbo & Mehler expects to grow in the US market
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
04/15/16  Urban Environments Call for Apparel with Style + Function (4/15/16)
  Make no mistake--performance textiles are here to stay. From millennial urbanites to boomer retirees, the performance benefits beloved by athletes and outdoor enthusiasts have become part and parcel of lifestyle apparel—reinterpreted with smart, sophisticated styling to meet the demands of fast-paced urban living.
04/13/16  DYNEEMA® DENIM: THE WORLD’S MOST DURABLE DENIM (4/13/16)
  DYNEEMA® DENIM: THE WORLD’S MOST DURABLE DENIM
04/06/16  Lenzing and The Woolmark Company announced their cooperation (4/6/16)
  Lenzing and The Woolmark Company signed a Cooperation Agreement and proudly presented the partnership between the lyocell fiber TENCEL® and Merino wool at recent global textile trade shows.
04/06/16  OEKO-TEX Launches ECO PASSPORT Certification (4/6/16)
  OEKO-TEX® launches new ECO PASSPORT certification for sustainable textile chemicals
04/05/16  Applied DNA Sciences Launches Enhanced DNA Authentication Quantifying Cotton Species (4/5/16)
  “Pure Pima” Consumer Cotton Brands Now Able to Determine Amounts of Blends
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.
03/17/16  Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 Manifests the Unimaginable (3/16/17)
  Nike HyperAdapt 1.0 Manifests the Unimaginable
 


DRAPER BODY THERAPY® NAP BLANKETS
This Body therapy® Nap Blanket offers a comfortable/snuggable blanket for use at home or on the road. The Nap Blanket can be used on the couch, your favorite chair or even during sporting events. The Draper Therapies Nap Blanket contains 50 % Celliant® (Polyester)/50% Wool. Celliant® is the world's most technologically advanced fiber containing a proprietary blend of minerals extruded into the 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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