Accessories News


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 by 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.

A look from the ISKO Arquas collection.

Isko Rolls Out Arquas Performance Denim Collection

The platform is comprised of four concepts: Dance/Yoga/Fitness, Urban Tech, Commuter Biking and Blue Outdoor, with fabrics available starting this spring.

Better Cotton Report Details Program’s Progress

The BCI “2014 Harvest Report” released Monday shows a substantial increase in the number of farmers and countries, as well as environmental and economic improvements.