Net income for the fourth quarter fell 35 percent to $10.2 million, while net sales dipped 6 percent to $163.9 million.
— July 27, 2016
Dupont Sorona fibers will be a key ingredient in the Chinese team’s “Dragon Uniform” at the next month’s Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The 49 new standards cover classification, terminology, dyeing and testing for many different materials including cottons, mixed linens, synthetics and microfibers across several product categories, ranging from wedding dresses to dog clothes.
The R&D center will focus on new molecules and chemicals development and is anticipated to be completed at the end of March.
— July 26, 2016
Formerly Bayer MaterialScience, Covestro spun off from parent Bayer AG in October.
The new facility is located in same area as Hyosung’s Creora spandex and tire core facilities.
— July 25, 2016
Executives were unified that textile innovation was crucial to bringing strong products to the market that answer consumer needs.
The bricks-and-mortar installations will feature Hailee Steinfeld in versatile and on-trend cotton looks.
— July 22, 2016
The PFMR pays particular attention to TE identified “lead” fibers: recycled polyester, lyocell, certified down and preferred cottons.
— July 21, 2016