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FEATURED ARTICLES Innovation at ORSMTRENDS Miss ORWM? Or maybe need a second look at the great innovations from the 2017 Outdoor Retailer Winter Market held January 10-12 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.
Graphene sieve ImageSAFETY & PROTECTIVE Graphene-based sieve turns seawater into drinking water. The promising graphene oxide sieve could be highly efficient at filtering salts, and will now be tested against existing desalination membrane. It has previously been difficult to manufacture graphene based barriers on an industrial scale. Read More.
North Sails ImageTECHNICAL TEXTILES North Sails has established dominance in the world of sailmaking, and are now using that same dedication to innovation, smart design and passion to lifestyle clothing.Today'sNorth Sails is bring their lifestyle clothing to a global stage. Read More.
Introducing the little black graphene dress Science and fashion have been brought together to create the world’s most technically advanced dress, the intu Little Black Graphene Dress. Read more…

Graphene breakthrough may enable flexible OLED screens on clothes Flexible, tough, and very thin screens are required if our wearables and clothes are to become smarter. This research takes us a step closer. Read more…

Drones weave moth-inspired pavilion from carbon fiber threads The buildings of the future could be built with the help of drones. The unmanned aerial vehicles were put to the test in the University of Stuttgart’s latest robotically constructed pavilion. Read more…

Introducing the World's First 3D Printer for Clothing - Creators Instead of sending raw material through factories where it undergoes numerous processing steps to create a traditional textile, it is able to be directly converted to finished goods. Read more…

Sunbury Launches Nanotex® aSure at ITMA SHOWTIME (5/24/17)

Emerald Expositions Acquires Snow Show from SnowSports Industries America (5/24/17)

Wigwam Strives to Become a Zero Landfill Company Through New Recycling Program (5/23/17)

Launch of D-ONE - first collection of compression sportswear containing Graphene Plus (5/23/17)

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