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Innovation

HeiQ Wants Textiles to Be Smarter, Greener and Virus-busting, Too

Carlo Centonze, HeiQ’s cofounder and CEO, wants to create clothing that people can cherish and wear repeatedly for a long time.

clock July 15, 2021Samantha Conti

Infinna is a fiber from textile waste.

Materials

Adidas, Bestseller and H&M Sign Deals for Infinna Fiber

The funding round numbered 30 million euros and closed on June 30 and will help Infinited Fiber Co. scale its limited-run Infinna fiber.

clock July 5, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

A report by Changing Markets Foundation looked into the sustainability claims of major brands.

Materials

Synthetics Dominated Spring 2021 Collections, So What About Sustainability?

“Synthetics Anonymous” is a report challenging fossil fuel use in fashion analyzing 4,028 products on “sustainability credentials.”

clock July 1, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

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Materials

Patagonia Signs Multiyear Deal With ‘Infinna’ Fiber Maker

The deal grants Patagonia access to the limited fiber which is made from textile waste in the years ahead but is not exclusive to the brand.

clock June 28, 2021Kaley Roshitsh

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Business Features

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Fashion’s Many Lives

Re.Verso’s innovative Take Back Program is transforms Made in Italy culture and tradition into beautiful, zero waste materials.

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Markets

Swimwear Industry Rides Its Next Wave

The bathing suit and beachwear markets continue to grow thanks to new technology, eco-friendly fabrics, unisex options, active lifestyles and a renewed desire to travel.

clock June 28, 2021Kellie Ell

Looks from Wrangler’s new ATG line.

Business Features

Wrangler Getting in on Consumers’ Interest in the Great Outdoors

The outdoor apparel category is expected to increase to $3.9 billion by 2023.

clock May 18, 2021Rosemary Feitelberg

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Materials

Polartec Continues to Lead the Charge on Sustainability

Now owned by Milliken, the creator of synthetic fleece continues to innovate to stay at the forefront of fabric development.

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Patagonia sells refurbished garments online and in select stores.

Fashion Scoops

Patagonia Gives $1M to Pro-Democracy, Voting Groups

The donations are in response to new, restrictive voting laws in Georgia and Patagonia is urging other corporations to do the same.

clock April 7, 2021Kali Hays

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Human Resources

Patagonia Names New CEO

Patagonia has locked in new leadership to carry the company forward in its mission to “save our home planet.”

clock September 24, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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Business Features

Patagonia Outlines What Fashion Should Be Doing With Consumption, Carbon and Cotton

Patagonia knows there’s no panacea for sustainability, but there are certain efforts the industry can make now.

clock September 24, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

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Fashion Features

Green People: Instagram’s Patagonia Alter-Ego, ‘Pattie Gonia,’ Questions Everything

On Instagram, Pattie Gonia (a pun on Patagonia) gives queer folks safe haven in the outdoors. Here, she discusses the pandemic and allyship.

clock July 8, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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Fashion Scoops

The Fashion, Beauty and Media Brands Pulling Ads from Facebook

Major brands are pulling their advertising from the social media platform as part of the “Stop Hate For Profit” campaign.

clock July 2, 2020Layla Ilchi

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Retail

What’s Patagonia’s Succession Strategy?

With Patagonia’s Rose Marcario stepping down, she says: “Now is the right time for the next generation team to step in.”

clock June 12, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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Retail

Patagonia’s CEO Rose Marcario Steps Down

Effective June 12, Patagonia’s chief executive officer and president Rose Marcario is stepping down.

clock June 10, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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