Danish footwear specialist Ecco said on Friday that its Ecco Leather operation has linked up with Ecovative, a major mycelium tech firm for a partnership to develop and commercialise next-gen mycelium for new products.
After taking over Lanificio Piemontese in 2020, the historic Piedmontese spinning company has just added F.lli Cerruti to its portfolio, with the ambition of becoming a pole of reference in luxury woollen textiles.
The exclusive preview concept View will be pushed back to September 5 and 6 and will be held for the first time under a new concept called reVIEW. Although the 2023 winter date will remain before MFS on November 28/29 .
More brands are focusing on using sustainable materials these days and while that often means special technology to create circular processes for recycling fibres, there’s also a move towards locally-sourced materials.
Marimekko’s Q3 report showed the Finnish brand continuing to grow, even though the comparison period was a strong one. It said it enjoyed an “excellent” operating profit margin, although operating profit still fell.
Hyve Group’s new trade show Source Fashion wants to hear and learn from the industry’s best, inviting businesses to share their stories to help “put the fashion supply chain at the fingertips of UK buyers”.
Shaken in the last 20 years by competition from Asia, Portugal's textile industry has found its footing again and become a major player, supplying firms not just in Europe but also in the United States.
Claiming to be a breakthrough in textile innovation, a two-year collaboration between Danish fashion group Bestseller and Finnish material innovation company Spinnova has seen the launch of a statement pair of trousers.
The Center for Environmental Health said it has sent legal notices to 11 sportswear brands after testing showed their clothing could expose individuals to up to 22 times the safe limit of the chemical bisphenol A (BPA).