Performance apparel markets: product developments and innovations, June 2018

  • ID: 4592632
  • Report
  • 25 Pages
  • Textiles Intelligence Ltd.
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  • Adidas
  • Best Made Company
  • Colmar
  • Downlite
  • Makita
  • Reebok
  • MORE

This report provides information on the latest developments in apparel and fabric collections, environmentally sustainable outdoor apparel, insulation materials, knitting machinery, new fibres, outdoor accessories, outdoor apparel, patents, performance fabrics and yarns, performance footwear, pre-treatments, recycling processes, sports apparel, synthetic leather, temperature control workwear, and three-dimensional (3D) printing. The report includes news from the following innovative brands, companies and other organisations: Adidas, adidas Terrex, Archroma, Best Made Company, Bolt Threads, Carbios, Colmar, Coolcore, Directa Plus, the Dow Chemical Company (Dow), Downlite, Eurojersey, HeiQ, Makita, Microban International, Nike, Reebok, Sanitized, Santoni, Teijin Frontier, Teijin Limited and Vaude.

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  • Adidas
  • Best Made Company
  • Colmar
  • Downlite
  • Makita
  • Reebok
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1. Summary

2. Apparel And Fabric Collections
Directa Plus Has Collaborated With Colmar And Eurojersey In The Development Of A New
Apparel Collection And A New Fabric Collection
Collaboration With Colmar
Collaboration With Eurojersey

3. Environmentally Sustainable Outdoor Apparel
Vaude Has Developed A Collection Of Environmentally Sustainable Outdoor Apparel Products

4. Finishing Treatments
Archroma Has Developed A New Breathable Water Repellent Treatment Called Smartrepel
Hydro Am
Heiq Has Developed A Bio-Based Odour Resistant Finish Called Heiq Fresh Ffl (Fresh For
Long) And A New Temperature Control Treatment Called Heiq Adaptive Ac-06
Heiq Fresh Ffl (Fresh For Long)
Heiq Adaptive Ac-06
Microban International Has Developed A New Odour Control Treatment Called Scentry Revive
Sanitized Has Developed A New Odour Control Treatment Called Sanitized Odoractiv 10

5. Insulation Materials
Downlite Has Developed A Variety Of New Insulation Materials

6. Knitting Machinery
Santoni Has Developed A New Version Of Its Santoni Mec-Mor Knitting Machine For Use In The
Manufacture Of Footwear

7. New Fibres
Teijin Frontier Has Developed A New Fibre Called Solotex Nanofiber

8. Outdoor Accessories
Bolt Threads Has Collaborated With Best Made Company In The Development Of A Hat Which
Incorporates Microsilk

9. Outdoor Apparel
Adidas Has Developed A New Jacket Called Agravic Down Hooded Jacket

10. Patents
Directa Plus Has Been Granted A Us Patent For A Flame Retardant “Composition” Incorporating
Graphene Which Can Be Used For The Treatment Of Textiles

11. Performance Fabrics And Yarns
Coolcore Has Developed A New Yarn Called Fibr-X And Has Developed Versions Of Its Fabrics
Which Are Resistant To Odour
Fibr-X Yarn
Odour-Resistant Fabrics

12. Performance Footwear
Adidas Terrex Has Incorporated Polygiene Odour Control Technology Into Its Branded Footwear
Reebok Has Developed A New Running Shoe Which Incorporates Its New Flexweave Material

13. Pre-Treatments
The Dow Chemical Company (Dow) Has Developed A New Pre-Treatment Called Ecofast Pure
For Use In Textile Dyeing Processes

14. Recycling Processes
Carbios Has Developed A New Process For Recycling Polyester Fibres

15. Sports Apparel
Nike Has Developed A New Sports Bra Which Can Adjust The Level Of Support It Provides

16. Synthetic Leather
Bolt Threads Has Developed A Synthetic Leather Material Called Mylo

17. Temperature Control Workwear
Teijin Limited And Makita Have Collaborated In The Development Of A New Workwear Jacket
Which Facilitates Cooling

18. Three-Dimensional (3D) Printing
Nike Has Developed A Three-Dimensionally (3D) Printed Textile Upper For Use In The
Manufacture Of Performance Footwear

List Of Figures
Figure 1: Colmar Ski Apparel Incorporating Fabric Treated With G+
Figure 2: Solotex Nanofiber
Figure 3: Footjoy Golf Glove
Figure 4: The Microsilk Cap Of Courage
Figure 5: Agravic Down Hooded Jacket
Figure 6: Reebok Fast Flexweave
Figure 7: Nike Motion Adapt Bra
Figure 8: Mylo
Figure 9: Pressure-Controlled Fan Vest
Figure 10: Close Up Of The Nike Flyprint 3D Printing Process
Figure 11: Eliud Kipchoge Wearing Nike Zoom Vaporfly Elite Flyprint Shoes

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  • Adidas
  • adidas Terrex
  • Archroma
  • Best Made Company
  • Bolt Threads
  • Carbios
  • Colmar
  • Coolcore
  • Directa Plus
  • the Dow Chemical Company (Dow)
  • Downlite
  • Eurojersey
  • HeiQ
  • Makita
  • Microban International
  • Nike
  • Reebok
  • Sanitized
  • Santoni
  • Teijin Frontier
  • Teijin Limited
  • Vaude.
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