Product Developments and Innovations in Textiles and Apparel, 2017

  • ID: 4393027
  • Report
  • 18 pages
  • Textiles Intelligence Ltd.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 3M
  • Cordura
  • ECCO Leather
  • Mission
  • Patagonia
  • PurThread Technologies
  • MORE

This report analyses some of the latest developments and innovations in the global textile and apparel industry, including those relating to apparel, coloration technologies, fabrics, finishes, leather, reflective materials, sleeping bags, yarns, and wearable technology.

The report includes news from the following innovative brands, companies and other organisations: 3M, Bemis, Coloreel, Cordura, Cotton Incorporated, Deewear, ECCO Leather, John Lewis, HeiQ, Mission, Mount Vernon FR, Noble Biomaterials, Patagonia, Polygiene, PPSS Group, PurThread Technologies, Uniqlo and Wrangler.

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • 3M
  • Cordura
  • ECCO Leather
  • Mission
  • Patagonia
  • PurThread Technologies
  • MORE

SUMMARY

APPAREL
Deewear: sports apparel incorporating fabrics treated with Directa Plus’s G+ technology
John Lewis: AND/OR brand with a focus on denim
Mission: VaporActive women’s sports apparel
PPSS Group: cut and slash resistant apparel
Uniqlo and JW Anderson: apparel collection inspired by British heritage for men and women
Wrangler and Mount Vernon FR: flame resistant jeans which help the wearer to maintain a comfortable body temperature

COLORATION TECHNOLOGIES
Coloreel: Embroline—machinery unit for applying colour to sewing thread during the embroidery process

FABRICS
Cordura and Carrington: flame retardant fabric
Mount Vernon FR: expanded range of FlexTex stretchable fabrics
Purthread Technologies and Cotton Incorporated: antimicrobial cotton blend fabrics

FINISHES
HeiQ: HeiQ Fresh NKU odour control finish

LEATHER
ECCO Leather: transparent cow skin leather

REFLECTIVE MATERIALS
3M: C790 Carbon Black Stretch Transfer Film reflective material for sportswear

SLEEPING BAGS
Patagonia: 850 Down Sleeping Bag

YARNS
Polygiene and Sinterama: odour resistant yarn

WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY
Bemis and Noble Biomaterials: “kit” for the creation of garments which are seamless and conductive

List of figures
Figure 1: Items from the D-ONE collection
Figure 2: Mission: items from the VaporActive collection
Figure 3: SlashPRO Slash Resistant UBAC Shirt
Figure 4: Embroline unit and gradient effect embroidery achieved using Embroline
Figure 5: Garments made from Flametougher 280AS
Figure 6: Jacket made from Apparition leather in acid green
Figure 7: 850 Down Sleeping Bag 19°F/-7°C

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  • 3M
  • Bemis
  • Coloreel
  • Cordura
  • Cotton Incorporated
  • Deewear
  • ECCO Leather
  • HeiQ
  • John Lewis
  • Mission
  • Mount Vernon FR
  • Noble Biomaterials
  • PPSS Group
  • Patagonia
  • Polygiene
  • PurThread Technologies
  • Uniqlo
  • Wrangler
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