• +353-1-416-8900(GMT OFFICE HOURS)
  • 1-800-526-8630(US/CAN TOLL FREE)
  • 1-917-300-0470(EST OFFICE HOURS)
Performance Apparel Markets: Product Developments and Innovations, 4th Quarter 2010 Edition - Product Image

Performance Apparel Markets: Product Developments and Innovations, 4th Quarter 2010 Edition

  • ID: 1523847
  • January 2011
  • 7 Pages
  • Textiles Intelligence

Provides information on developments in footwear, protective clothing and sports apparel. The report also highlights a number of new fibres, yarns and fabrics which have been developed for performance apparel. The report includes news from the following companies: Advansa, Akao, Cocona, DSM Dyneema, Outlast Technologies, P2i, Pieffe Sport, Teijin Techno Products, TenCate Protective Fabrics USA, Timberland, ToeSox, Unifi Textiles Suzhou (UTSC) and W L Gore & Associates.

SUMMARY
FABRICS FOR PERFORMANCE APPAREL
TenCate Protective Fabrics USA has introduced a new version of its TenCate Defender M
Flame Resistant fabric
W L Gore & Associates has introduced a new fabric called Gore-tex Active Shell Laminate
FIBRES AND YARNS FOR PERFORMANCE APPAREL
DSM Dyneema has introduced a new cut resistant yarn which incorporates Dyneema
Diamond Technology
Outlast Technologies has developed a new temperature regulating polyester fibre
Unifi Textiles Suzhou (UTSC) has introduced a 100% recycled fully drawn polyester filament
yarn to the Chinese market
FOOTWEAR
Timberland is using P2i’s ion-mask technology to provide its new range of footwear with water repellent properties
PROTECTIVE APPAREL
Teijin Techno Products and Akao have developed a new lightweight suit for firefighters
SPORTS APPAREL
Pieffe Sport has introduced a new range of thermoregulating socks for running and trekking
ToeSox has introduced Ultra Sport ToeSox sport socks incorporating Cocona Natural
Technology

List of figures
Figure 1: Lightweight firefighting suit developed by Teijin Techno Products and Akao
Figure 2: Ultra Sport ToeSox

Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown

RELATED PRODUCTS

Our Clients

Our clients' logos