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Cordura Collaborates With Cotton Inc. on Fabric Group

Throughout 2017 and beyond, the two brands will work together to explore opportunities to make cotton even…

Supima Plans to Step Up Branding Efforts in 2017

Marc Lewkowitz, president and ceo of Supima, summed up the accomplishments and gave an outlook of some new…

Fifty Companies Now Certified by GOTS in U.S.

The number of Canadian companies now certified to the program has more than doubled in the last few months to…

New Cotton Testing Method Promises Material Reliability

Testing for cotton and other fabrics has a new surefire method.

Lawmaker Calls on Administration to File China Cotton Subsidy Complaint

U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said last year officials were looking into China's cotton subsidies.

ILRF Charges World Bank of Potential Violations for Loans for Uzbek Cotton

Brands and retailers have pledged for several years to stop using cotton from Uzbekistan in the wake of…

Australian Program, Global Brands Invest in Pakistan Better Cotton Plan

The contributions are significant in aiding BCI to reach its 2020 target of five million farmers producing…

SCAD’s Jeffrey Taylor Wins Supima Student Design Competition

This was the ninth year for the Supima Student Design Competition.

New Initiative Addresses Yarn Produced With Forced Labor

YESS will work to eradicate what the group calls "modern slavery" in cotton harvesting and yarn.

Cotton Made in Africa Yields Gains 10 Years In

The organization said about 30.5 million textiles bearing the Cotton Made in Africa seal were placed on the…

Weak Cotton Prices Felt Through Supply Chain

After rising throughout July, benchmark prices for cotton were either flat or lower in the first half of…

Cotton Inc. Bonds With Nanotex on Dry Inside Technology

The processing technology enables cotton to effectively compete with synthetic fiber fabrics in the active…

ITG Launches Carlisle Cotton Company

Carlisle Cotton fabrics are made in the U.S. and named after the Carlisle Finishing plant where they are dyed…

Textile Exchange’s Reports Show Fashion Firms’ Focus on Sustainability

The PFMR pays particular attention to TE identified "lead" fibers: recycled polyester, lyocell, certified…

Otto Group Creates TV Spot for Cotton Made in Africa

Otto will use the TV commercial to tell the story of sustainably grown cotton.