Better Cotton revolutionises cotton sector with Traceability Solution

Better Cotton, the world’s largest cotton sustainability initiative, has today officially launched a first-of-its-kind traceability solution for the fashion and textile sectors. The solution has been developed over three years and will provide visibility of cotton’s journey through the supply chain by logging stakeholder input on the Better Cotton Platform. Alan McClay, Chief Executive Officer, Better […]

FIBRE Industry News

ICAC to showcase products made from Kasturi Cotton – India’s premium cotton for the global market

The Union Minister of Textiles, Commerce & Industry and Consumer Affairs and Food & Public Distribution, Piyush Goyal presided over the seventh interactive meeting with the Textile Advisory Group (TAG) on Cotton to review the progress of initiatives for cotton value chain in Coimbatore. Goyal mentioned that India is hosting the 81st Plenary Meeting of […]


OMAX joins Sourcery’s Direct-to-Grower™ Programme

OMAX COTSPIN Pvt. Ltd., one of the fastest growing textile companies renowned for its superior quality of Organic, BCI, Fairtrade and Recycled cotton yarn, has joined Sourcery’s Direct-to-Grower™ Programme that connects brands, manufacturers and growers who are committed to commercial and environmental excellence. Through collaborative engagement and facilitation with all Direct-to-Grower™ Partners, Sourcery identifies and […]

FIBRE Partnership

Laguna Fabrics partners with Lenzing and Hyosung to launch Natural Selection Collection

Laguna Fabrics, a leading circular knitting mill, partners with Lenzing AG, manufacturer of TENCEL™ branded lyocell fibers and Hyosung, manufacturer of creora® spandex, to launch the Natural Selection Collection. This sophisticated fabric collection made with TENCEL™ Lyocell and creora’s bio-based spandex fiber, prioritizes style, functionality, and environmental responsibility. Addressing the need for certified eco-friendly fibers […]


HeiQ announces launch of new BOSS x HeiQ AeoniQ™ polo shirt

HeiQ is thrilled to announce the next launch of the previously ISPO-awarded BOSS x HeiQ AeoniQ™ polo shirt during the highly anticipated BOSS OPEN tennis tournament in Stuttgart. The BOSS x HeiQ AeoniQ™ polo shirt is crafted from 87% HeiQ AeoniQ™, a revolutionary cellulosic yarn, derived from certified wood pulp, with performance attributes rivaling polyester […]


Hyosung introduces Expanded Ocean Protection Initiative at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market

Independent 3rd-party LCA indicates production of Hyosung regen ocean post-consumer recycled nylon reduces carbon footprint by 73% compared to conventional nylon In its ongoing commitment to provide sustainable textile solutions that meet the diverse and complex sustainability strategies active lifestyle brands have today, Hyosung has expanded its Ocean Protection Initiative with a broader assortment of […]


PANGAIA expands Plant-Based Activewear Collection made with Hyosung creora® Bio-Based Elastane

Introducing new men’s capsule collection and added colourways for women Upon the success of Motion, a collection empowered by plants that launched last fall, purpose-driven materials science brand PANGAIA has expanded the range to include a new capsule collection for men and additional colourways for women. The PANGAIA Motion collection is the brand’s most bio-based […]


Kelheim Fibres and Santoni – Advanced Machine Technology meets Performance Viscose Fibres

Kelheim Fibres GmbH and Santoni Spa have jointly developed an innovative and sustainable menstrual underwear garment based on advanced machine technology and high-quality performance viscose fibres. The product consists of a soft outer layer and an inlay made from special wood-based fibres from Kelheim. The result is a sustainable and high-performance product that combines comfort […]


Lenzing offers TENCEL™ fibers to Chinese customers for the first time

The Lenzing Group, a world-leading provider of specialty fibers for the textile and nonwoven industries, has successfully completed the conversion of a production line from generic viscose to TENCEL™ branded modal fibers for textiles and clothing. Lenzing is therefore in a position to offer its Chinese customers locally produced TENCEL™ fibers for the first time […]


Kelheim Fibres to present bio-based hygiene solutions at INDEX

Absorbent hygiene products such as diapers, sanitary pads, and incontinence products are an integral part of our daily lives. However, most of these products contain synthetic components and contribute to the global plastic waste problem. The search for alternatives is becoming increasingly urgent. The catch is that only innovations that offer the same performance and […]


Hyosung to showcase sustainable denim solutions at Kingpins Amsterdam

Denim, made even better with new bio-based, recycled, and recyclable sustainable textile innovation As consumers demand more eco-friendly products, denim is being held to higher environmental standards. To meet this challenge, Hyosung has developed many customized sustainable textile solutions that it will present to the denim community during Kingpins Amsterdam, April 12-13, at Sugar City, […]


Hyosung presents Sustainable Textile Solutions at Functional Fabric Fair

Innovation in motion to help solve brands’ bespoke sustainability needs Committed to investing in continuous innovation, Hyosung will introduce its latest sustainable textile solutions at the Functional Fabric Fair, Portland, OR on April 4 -5, booth 1413A. Highlighted will be Hyosung’s new USDA and SGS-certified creora® bio-based Black spandex partly made with renewable resources, providing […]

FIBRE Nonwovens

Trützschler and Voith present efficient manufacturing of fiber-based nonwovens

The nonwovens industry will meet in Geneva again from April 18th to 21st. At booth 1641 Trützschler Nonwovens, Trützschler Card Clothing and Voith present efficient manufacturing of fiber-based nonwovens. We will demonstrate latest developments in pulp-based CP (Carded-Pulp) and WLS (Wet-Laid/Spunlaced) technologies, T-SUPREMA needle-punching solutions combined with T-ONE, our digital working environment to boost nonwovens […]


Egypt opens up its market to Brazilian Cotton after years of negotiation

In 2023, Brazilian cotton achieves import authorization. At stake is a 120 thousand tonnes a year marketplace Brazilian cotton growers were optimistic after being given the news that Egypt was opening up its market. After 17 years of negotiations, Egypt has now set out the phytosanitary requirements for importing Brazilian cotton. Known for its demand […]