Toray has created a new polyester filament fabric, Camifu, that it says “combines the softness, smoothness, and comfort of synthetic fibres with the natural feel and random unevenness of traditional Japanese paper”.
Uniqlo said customer demand has led it to begin taking earlier-than-expected advance orders for the game wear that Roger Federer wore at Wimbledon as its new deal with the tennis champ starts to pay off.
Uniqlo has announced a partnership with tennis champion Roger Federer who has become the Japanese retail giant’s newest global brand ambassador. He'll wear Christophe Lemaire-designed pieces using Dry Ex technology.
The Fast Retailing lifestyle retailer hosted an event in New York City to celebrate the upcoming 15-year anniversary of its partnership with Toray Industries and to highlight and debut new fabric technologies.
South Korea-based textiles maker Toray Chemical Korea Inc. said on Wednesday that it has succeeded in developing micro-scale hollow fibres that can replace fillers such as goose feather for winter jackets.