Denim manufacturers are embracing a wide range of innovations to add value to their products and differentiate themselves from their competitors. This report provides information on the latest product developments and innovations in relation to denim with a particular focus on environmentally sustainable denim apparel, denim fabrics, denim footwear and accessories, dyes for denim, denim dyeing processes, denim finishes, performance denim, and personalisation and mass customisation of denim apparel.
Furthermore, the report includes information and insight into the following innovative brands, companies and other organisations: Archroma, Artistic Milliners, Arvind Limited, C&A, Cone Denim, Cordura, Denim Unspun, Directa Plus, DyStar, Garmon Chemicals, Gaston Systems, Indigo Mill Designs (IMD), Jeanologia, Lenzing, Levi Strauss & Co, Mount Vernon FR, RotaSpray, Santoni, Teijin Limited, Tejidos Royo, Tommy Hilfiger, Tonello, Unifi and Wrangler.
Who should buy this report?
- Manufacturers of fibres, textiles, clothing and chemicals
- Textile and clothing machinery manufacturers - spinning, weaving, knitting, sewing and import/export
- Textile and clothing brands and retailers like Adidas, H&M etc.
- Educational institutions like universities, fashion schools etc.
- Business consultancy firms
- Textile and clothing trade associations
- Government trade bodies
Table of Contents
Tommy Hilfiger has developed a collection of denim garments made from recycled cotton
Cone Denim and Unifi have collaborated in the development of an environmentally sustainable stretch denim fabric
Cone Denim, Lenzing and Unifi have collaborated in the development of an environmentally sustainable black denim fabric called Future BLACK+
Cone Denim has developed denim fabrics which incorporate Tencel Lyocell with Refibra fibre
dyeing procedure for the application of indigo dye to yarns
Gaston Systems, Indigo Mill Designs (IMD) and Tejidos Royo have collaborated in the development of a new indigo yarn dyeing technology
Wrangler has adopted a new process for dyeing denim called IndigoZERO
Garmon Chemicals: geopower nps finish for denim garments
Tonello has developed an “all in one” machine for use in the finishing of denim garments
Teijin Limited: Xfire Denim aramid fabric
Wrangler and Mount Vernon FR: collection of jeans which are flame resistant and help the wearer to maintain a comfortable body temperature
Levi Strauss & Co: a tool which enables customers to personalise their garments
Figure 2: Jeans made from SGene with Repreve
Figure 3: Future BLACK+ denim
Figure 4: den/IM TECH backpack and seamless concept shoe
Figure 5: Arvind denim treated with G+
Figure 6: Uniform incorporating Xfire Denim fabric
- Artistic Milliners
- Arvind Limited
- Cone Denim
- Denim Unspun
- Directa Plus
- Garmon Chemicals
- Gaston Systems
- Indigo Mill Designs (IMD)
- Levi Strauss & Co
- Mount Vernon FR
- Teijin Limited
- Tejidos Royo
- Tommy Hilfiger