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HUGO BOSS recently introduced a BOSS Menswear shoe featuring an upper made using Piñatex nonwoven material from London-based Ananas Anam Ltd. The introduction is part of Hugo Boss’ search for a more sustainable way to design, source, produce and finish its products.
American Textiles: We Make Amazing™
AATCC: A Unique Place In The Industry
Interview With AATCC Executive Vice President Brian François TW Special Report Earlier this year, the Board of Directors of the Research Triangle Park, N.C.-based American Association...
From The Editor
U.S. Textiles Expand, Trade Questions Loom
By James M. Borneman, Editor In Chief The recent report from the Tempe, Ariz.-based Institute for Supply Management® (ISM®) presents good news on textiles, U.S....
Business & Financial
September/October 2018: Textile Activity At A Glance
By Robert S. Reichard, Economics Editor September/October 2018
Business Strong, Investment Growing
By Jim Phillips, Yarn Market Editor Business remained strong across the board for many spinners heading into the final week of August. Ring-spun yarn, as...
Quality Fabric Of The Month
Quality Fabric Of The Month: From Fruit To Fabric
Ananas Anam’s Piñatex® nonwovens are created using long fibers extracted from pineapple leaves discarded after the fruit harvest. By Rachael S. Davis, Executive Editor Piñatex® nonwovens...