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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 (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
Pillow Shoes—The Latest Trend to Win Over the Fashion Set Learn how fashion insiders are already wearing the pillow shoe trend that’s about to go viral. Read more…

Scientists awarded a Guinness World Record for the finest woven fabric For the first time, a team of scientists at The University of Manchester have developed a way to weave molecular threads in two-dimensional layers, producing a 2-D-molecularly-woven fabric that has a thread count of 40-60 million. Read more…

BALLY RIBBON MILLS UNVEILS ADVANCED TEXTILE PRODUCTS BRM has innovated with its E-Webbings and TPCM thermoplastic materials, which offer superior features, including lighter weight, specific strength, durability, stability, abrasion resistance, and sustainability. 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…

TORAY DEVELOPS TEXTILE TO PREVENT ODOUR Toray Industries has developed a new textile - Mushon 4X - has applied proprietary nanotechnology to combine several functional processing techniques and deliver odour prevention and elimination, antibacterial, and antioxidant performance. Read more…

CHINESE TEAM MAKES ELECTRICITY FOR AGRICULTURE Scientists at Zhejiang University have developed an agrotextile that can harvest raindrop energy and convert it into electricity. Read more…

NEWS RELEASES
Datacolor® Introduces High-Efficiency Benchtop Spectrophotometer Series, Spectro 1000/700 (1/19/20)

SAYA Rscuw Project Receives ISPO Textrends Selection Award (1/19/21)

Downlite Outdoor Names What's UP PR Agency of Record (1/15/21)

HOLOGENIX, CREATORS OF CELLIANT, AND KELHEIM FIBRES, THE WORLD’S LEADING MANUFACTURER OF VISCOSE SPECIALTY FIBERS, LAUNCH CELLIANT VISCOSE

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