ATLANTA—Continuing improvement in Unifi, Inc.’s operating results helped the fiber company cut its net loss in the second quarter, ended Dec. 28, 2007, to $7.7 million, or 13 cents per share, from $18.2 million, or 35 cents per share, a year ago.
Net sales from continuing operations also improved. They rose nearly 17 percent to $183.4 million, including net sales as a result of the Dillon Yarn Corp. acquisition in January 2007, from $156.9 million for the prior second quarter.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"