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Loro Piana wool

Loro Piana Hands Award to Australian Wool Farm

The prize went to Pamela and Robert Sandlant, who run a farm in Pyrenees Park, for a bale of wool measuring 10.3 microns.

PETA Goes After Wool Processing, Calls for Boycott

PETA said it will lead #WoolFreeWinter demonstrations in Los Angeles, New York and other cities across the country on the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday, urging consumers not to buy wool clothing.

As ICAC Meeting Approaches, José Sette Reflects on Outlook for Cotton

The association’s director talks about the challenges facing the global industry.

Terry Townsend

The Challenges Facing India’s Cotton Growers

India is expected to remain the world’s leading cotton grower, but a consultant says global consumption will continue to decline as polyester demand rises.

Denim Première Vision in Barcelona 2015

Innovations Lead at Denim PV

Key trends seen at the fair included superlight fabrics, new laser treatments and textures, and fresh takes on the flare and stovepipe cuts.

Pertex Introduces CS10 Antiabrasion Technology

Leading outdoor brands adopt Pertex fabrics with abrasion-resistant CS10 technology for fall 2016.

Lenzing chief executive officer Stefan Doboczky.

Lenzing Unveils Corporate Strategy

The plan has among its main priorities a strengthening of the company’s core business and intensifying cooperation with customers along the value chain.

Akysia Reiner in MetaWear.

Fashion Positive Making Strides Along Supply Chain

Fashion Positive issued its first Cradle to Cradle Silver Certification to Fairfax, Va.-based MetaWear for its organic cotton men’s and women’s T-shirts.

Covestro and Isotex Partner for Eco-polyurethane Materials

The materials and processes are based on Covestro’s Insqin waterborne polyurethane technology for the textile industry.