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Innovation at ORSSTHE TEXTILE INDUSTRY FIGHTS COVID-19: The COVID-19 pandemic has still not reached its peak, and conditions are expected to worsen in the weeks ahead. Many in the textile/apparel industries have already provided their assistance in fighting the impact of the virus. Read More.

Innovation at ORSS2020 TRENDS: Take a look at some of the new innovations from the 2020 Outdoor Retailer Winter Market + Snow Show, January 29 - 31, in Denver featured in the FabricLink Network's Innovation Watch. Read More.

BiosyntheticsTextile Exchange - Launches new micro site ( 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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POLYGIENE AND BEDGEAR ANNOUNCE NEW GERM SHIELD PROTECTOR Bedgear, a US leader in bedding, together with Polygiene has announced the new germ shield protector that incorporates a lab-tested anti-microbial technology that inhibits 99% of microbes and germs. Read more…

Lenzing announces findings from Global Consumer Perception survey The key findings provided a glimpse into consumer habits, their knowledge of the raw materials used in clothing & home textiles, & their perception towards brands. Read more…

The Best Sports Bras of 2020 Sports bras are a leading contender for causing despair in athletes. We’ve done the research and found the best sports bras for every pair in this list. Read more…

This Sustainable Sneakers Darling Just Moved Into Clothing with Crab Shells Leave it to Allbirds, the innovative sustainable-footwear start-up and darling of Silicon Valley, to find a way to elevate the lowly crab. Read more…

JEC WORLD POSTPONED TO JUNE 2021 JEC Group, a French leading innovator in virtual prototyping solutions and enabler of industrial transformation, announced the next JEC World, scheduled for March 9-11, 2021, has been postponed to June 1-3, 2021. Read more…

Techtextil and Texprocess 2021 will be a hybrid event The Techtextil and Texprocess shows will be held together May 4-7, 2021, in Frankfurt am Main, and Heimtextil will be held concurrently with the two trade shows for the first time. Read more…

Ethically Sourced Down Supply Chain Localized through Allied Feather & Down’s Post-COVID Expansion Efforts (11/13/20)

NexTex Introduces ParticleScreen™ Face Covering Fabric Powered by TurboDry® Technology (11/23/20)

HeiQ Viroblock Wins Prestigious and Coveted Swiss Technology Award 2020 (11/20/20)


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