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Performance Apparel Markets: Product Developments and Innovations, 2020

  • ID: 4997112
  • Report
  • January 2020
  • Region: Global
  • 23 Pages
  • Textiles Intelligence Ltd.
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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Acabada
  • Archroma
  • Covestro
  • Lenzing Group (Lenzing)
  • Polartec
  • ProGARM
  • MORE

This report provides information on the latest developments in dyes, environmentally sustainable fabrics, fabrics, fabric technologies, fibres, insulation materials, outdoor apparel, performance apparel, protective fabrics and apparel, sportswear and wearable technology. The report includes news from the following innovative brands and other organisations: Acabada, Adidas, Archroma, Carrington Textiles, Covestro, DuPont Biomaterials, Lenzing Group (Lenzing), Parley for the Oceans, Polartec, PrimaLoft, ProGARM, RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology), Schoeller Textil, The Lycra Company, The North Face and Ventile.

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FEATURED COMPANIES

  • Acabada
  • Archroma
  • Covestro
  • Lenzing Group (Lenzing)
  • Polartec
  • ProGARM
  • MORE

1. SUMMARY

2. DYES

  • Archroma has developed a new range of disperse dyes for use in the coloration of fabrics for activewear and sportswear

3. ENVIRONMENTALLY SUSTAINABLE FABRICS

  • DuPont Biomaterials and Lenzing Group (Lenzing) have collaborated in the development of an environmentally sustainable fabric collection
  • Schoeller Textil has developed a biodegradable fabric collection called Proearth

4. FABRICS

  • Ventile has developed a version of its performance fabric which is made from cotton derived from recycled waste materials

5. FABRIC TECHNOLOGIES

  • The Lycra Company has launched a new technology called Lycra FitSense on a global scale

6. FIBRES

  • Covestro has successfully developed performance stretch fibres which are derived partly from carbon dioxide (CO2)

7. INSULATION MATERIALS

  • PrimaLoft and Parley for the Oceans have entered into a partnership to develop insulation materials which incorporate fibres derived from Ocean waste

8. OUTDOOR APPAREL

  • Adidas has developed a new range of outdoor jackets which are designed to be worn in urban environments
  • The North Face has launched its first collection of outdoor apparel incorporating FutureLight waterproof breathable material

9. PERFORMANCE APPAREL

  • Polartec has commercialised a series of military issue fabrics and garments which are designed to provide protection from cold weather conditions

10. PROTECTIVE FABRICS AND APPAREL

  • Carrington Textiles has developed six new types of performance fabric for use in military and defence applications
  • Coats has developed a new flame-resistant and heat resistant fabric called FlamePro
  • Splash Protect
  • ProGARM has developed a range of socks which provide protection from electric arc flashes

11. SPORTSWEAR

  • Acabada has developed a range of sportswear garments which are infused with cannabidiol(CBD) to help aid recovery after exercise

12 WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY

  • Researchers at RMIT University have developed a method for producing waterproof, washable and stretchable supercapacitors for smart textile applications

List of Figures
Figure 1: Fabrics developed by DuPont Biomaterials and Lenzing Group
Figure 2: Myshelter Rain Jacket
Figure 3: CBD infused sportswear
Figure 4: Nylon fabric coated with graphene oxide

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  • Acabada
  • Adidas
  • Archroma
  • Carrington Textiles
  • Covestro
  • DuPont Biomaterials
  • Lenzing Group (Lenzing)
  • Parley for the Oceans
  • Polartec
  • PrimaLoft
  • ProGARM
  • RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology)
  • Schoeller Textil
  • The Lycra Company
  • The North Face
  • Ventile
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
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