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   September 22, 2017  Facebook Twitter
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FEATURED ARTICLES Innovation at ORSMTRENDS Miss ORSM? Or maybe need a second look at the great innovations from the 2017 Outdoor Retailer Summer Market held July 26-29 in Salt Lake City? Review the best. Read More.
vestCUTTING EDGE Fabdesigns, Inc. opens state-of-the-art Knitting Facility in Malibu,California. A newplatform for produt development has been born with the rise of Fabdesigns's innovative advance 3D knitting. The company's innovative work platfor provides a new way of thinking and a novel guide for technical knit product design, fabric, fit, and sustainable manufacturing. Read More.
Future FabricsMEDICAL“Health in hands,” is one of the catch phrases that illustrate a new focus in health care today. Proactive health care by monitoring and managing health issues continues to gain broader acceptance. Textiles of many kinds enhance health care products and contribute to the next phase of improvements." Read More.
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Everlane’s Quest To Make The World’s Most Sustainable Denim Michael Preysman, founder and CEO of Everlane, says making a pair of jeans creates massive pollution. But Everlane found a factory where denim by-product is turned into bricks and polluted water is filtered. Read more…

When Designing Wearables, Don’t Put The Technology First Advice to wearable designers is to not let existing technology infringe on ideas because it changes constantly, becoming cheaper, smaller or able to integrate in different ways. Read more…

Thermetrics introduces a new baby thermal manikin Thermetrics LLC’s latest custom thermal manikin has been announced: an 11-zone thermal manikin named “Baby Ruth.” Read more…

Eram heels: 3D printing personalized shoes in-store Customers can get hands on and use a special app in the store to personalize the design of the shoes’ heels. Read more…

Polartec to Unveil New Workwear Product Collections at National Safety Council Expo (9/20/17)

American Apparel Founder Dov Charney Chooses Tukatech For New Company (9/20/17)

Veteran Brand Executive Brings Fresh Insights and Strategies to Apparel and Fashion (9/19/17)

Sympatex to present the first upcycling product of the "wear2wear" (9/19/17)

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