Accessories News


Downlite to Install New Wastewater Recovery System

New sustainability initiative will reduce annual water consumption by millions of gallons.

Turkish Leather Exhibit Held During Milan Fashion Week

The exhibit, mounted by the Turkish Leather Council, was for one day only and aimed at boosting the profile of the country’s leather industry.


Nike Commits to 100% Renewable Energy, Material Innovation

Nike is also collaborating with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Climate CoLab to help bring innovation in materials to the industry.

Polartec Creates First Harvard Square Takeover

The event, set for Saturday and Sunday, is designed as an educational experience aimed at informing consumers about cutting-edge technical garments composed of recycled fabrics.

Finnish Firms Develop Cotton Recycling Technique

A group of Finnish organizations have launched a project to put the new cotton recycling production technique into practice at all stages of the value chain.

Report Cites Sustainability Gains and Lapses in Textile Sector

The report from Textile Exchange measures the progress of 57 leading textile firms in their effort to become more sustainable.

Lower Cotton Prices Make Margins Bloom

Lower cotton prices are finally making their way down to the bottom lines of companies that depend on the fiber.

Première Vision Postpones São Paulo Show

The textile trade show, which was slated for Nov. 4-5, was put off due to the economic crisis in Brazil.

A Reda factory.

Textiles Ready for Seasonal Change

Warmer climates all over the world are encouraging Italian engineers to develop innovative fabrics — and the machinery to produce them — that can span seasons.