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Techtextil North America/Texprocess Americas 2018 - Economic Optimism Leads the Way Celebrate Sensil 2019 Trendbook LA Textile Show, 2019: Home Decor Fabric Trends are Center Stage Techtextil NA 2017: Industrial Fabric Innovations Innovative Fabric Developments for a New Outdoor Consumer ORSS '18 - What's New in Comfort Activewear? A Lot! TTNA'17 - Safety & Protective Trends ORSS'18 Sustainability & the Snow Sports Market

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Fashioning Nylon 6.6
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Draper Knitting Company
Bringing Ideas to Life
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Outlast
Phase change materials
FEATURED ARTICLES Innovation at ORSSTRENDS Take a look at some of the great innovations from the 2018 Outdoor Retailer Snow Show January 25-28 in Denver featured in the FabricLink Network's Innovation Watch. Read More.

2018 SurveyeTextilesCommunications - Leaders in the Textile & Apparel Industry supply chain look back at 2017 and share generally optimistic expectations for 2018.

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BiosyntheticsTextile Exchange - Launches new micro site (aboutbiosynthetics.org) 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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NEWS & VIEWS
Oeko-Tex launches GMO test for organic cotton Oeko-Tex is offering new testing to help companies throughout the global supply chain easily test their organic cotton products for genetically modified organisms. Read more…

Spider silk and mushroom root-derived leather materials for the fashion industry Bolt Threads is a biotech company based in Emeryville, California, that produces sustainable materials to supply the apparel industry. Read more…

RadiciGroup unveils recyclable nylon gilet for ski club The mono-material garment was developed within an eco-design framework and can, therefore, be easily recycled mechanically at the end of its life, thus becoming a secondary raw plastic material to be used for technical and industrial applications. Read more…

Gore & Bonbouton work for smart fabrics in medical apparel The initial phase of the agreement will focus on collaborative research in the area of temperature sensing materials, and will lay a foundation for future applications of sensor technology and conductive inks in digital health. Read more…

DuPont increasing Tyvek Production DuPont, along with its customers, continue to develop new Tyvek products and applications to meet evolving marketplace needs. Read more…

Indian Technical textiles market to double in four years: With a growing economy and rising disposable income, the demand for technical textile products is projected to increase, creating lucrative opportunities for investment. Read more…

NEWS RELEASES
Gore Launches New GORE-TEX 3D Fit Footwear (6/17/18)

Polartec Introduces 100% Recycled Power Fill™ Insulation (6/13/18)

Aurora's fabrics on display at Digital Textiles Printing conference in Chicago (6/12/18)

Beaulieu Fibres International gets to the heart of Asia’s growth segment needs at ANEX 2018 (6/5/18)

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