Yarn & Fiber

2021-05-06

Lenzing Group with an excellent start into 2021

The Lenzing Group had a clearly positive revenue and earnings development in the first quarter of 2021. Growing optimism in the textile and apparel industry as a result of the vaccination progress and the continuing recovery in retail led to a significant increase in demand and higher prices in the global fiber market.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-22

Effective immediately, Hamilton International is pleased to announce its return as an independent supplier to the polyester industrial yarn segment.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-22

Protecting the global climate is an undertaking that presents both industry and society with a major task. It will not be possible to achieve the climate targets simply by limiting global emissions, by saving carbon dioxide (CO2). This is because there will continue to be unavoidable CO2 emissions that will nevertheless have to be compensated. Ways out of this unfortunate situation can be measures such as reforestation, carbon sequestration in the soil or even the active capture of CO2 from the air.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-22

The Lenzing Group, the leading global supplier of sustainably produced specialty fibers, presented its Sustainability Report 2020 on April 22, 2021, World Earth Day. Featuring the title “Stand up for future generations”, Lenzing once again emphasized its commitment to taking responsibility beyond the products it makes.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-15

Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group fibers and products converting company, announced today that it has developed technology to mass produce a new version of its Nanofront® ultra-fine polyester, which the company believes is the world’s first nanofiber to be made from recycled polyester raw materials. Moreover, the new technology will enable Teijin Frontier to produce all of its polyester fiber products with recycled raw materials.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-05-03

Macron and RadiciGroup collaborating for sustainability

To be leaders of change and promoters of a sustainable business model that provides traceable, virtuous and competitive production and supply chains, with benefits for all stakeholders.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-29

New Sensil® BioCare improves textile effects on ecosystems

NILIT, a global leader in premium Nylon 6.6, is proud to introduce Sensil® BioCare, a sustainable premium Nylon fiber enhanced with special technology that helps lessen the persistence of textile waste in sea water and in landfills. Sensil® BioCare is the newest addition to the broad Sensil® portfolio of responsibly manufactured, environmentally considerate premium Nylon products that benefit the entire textile supply chain, from polymer to finished garment.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-29

Global Lyocell fiber market (2021 to 2026) - Industry trends, share, size, growth, opportunity and forecasts

The "Lyocell Fiber Market: Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-29

Kontoor Brands and Panda Biotech team up to accelerate the commercialization of U.S. grown and processed hemp

Kontoor Brands, Inc. (NYSE: KTB), a global lifestyle apparel company, with a portfolio led by two of the world’s most iconic consumer brands, Lee® and Wrangler®, today announced an expansion of its collaboration with Dallas-based Panda Biotech, LLC, an emerging leader in the industrial hemp fiber industry. With this collaboration, Kontoor Brands and Panda Biotech are working to bring traceability and scale to the textile-grade cottonized hemp grown and processed in the United States.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-29

Lowe’s purchases STAINMASTER® brand from INVISTA

INVISTA has sold the STAINMASTER® brand and certain associated assets to Lowe’s, effective April 21, 2021.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-22

Origin materials and PrimaLoft form strategic alliance to develop carbon-negative insulating fiber for outdoor gear, bedding, and apparel

Origin Materials, Inc. (“Origin Materials”), the world’s leading carbon negative materials company, and PrimaLoft, an advanced material technology company and a world leader in the development of high-performance insulations and fabrics, today announced a strategic alliance to develop carbon-negative, insulating, high-performance fibers. The fibers will be used across a diverse array of end products, including insulating fiber for leading outdoor, fashion, and lifestyle brands, as well as home goods applications such as hypoallergenic insulated bedding.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-22

Teijin, JGC and Itochu Conclude joint agreement on the license business of Polyester chemical recycling technology

Teijin Limited, JGC Holdings Corporation and ITOCHU Corporation have signed a joint agreement on the license business of polyester chemical recycling technology from discarded polyester textile products.

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Yarn & Fiber

2021-04-22

Ingeo 3D700 provides significant reduction in warping and minimizes print failures

NatureWorks continues to grow its portfolio of Ingeo™ biopolymers specially designed for additive manufacturing with the introduction of Ingeo 3D700 for use in large-format 3D printing. Monofilaments made with Ingeo biopolymer PLA are broadly used in the desktop 3D printing market having notable performance characteristics such as precise detail, good adhesion to build plates with no heating needed, reduced warping or curling, and low odor while printing.

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