Bluesign announces expanded services to further reduce the textile value chain’s impact on people and planet

  Building on over 20 years of excellence in the textile industry, new tiered service offerings will strengthen Bluesign’s capabilities as a full-service sustainability solutions system for the entire textile value chain and expanding into promotional, workwear, corporate wear, home textile,  and footwear segments. As the textile industry continues to grapple with evolving regulations, increased … More Bluesign announces expanded services to further reduce the textile value chain’s impact on people and planet

McKinsey: Tackling inflation and margin pressure in the sporting goods industry

By guest authors Sabine Becker, Kevin Bright, Jessica Genta , and Alexander Thiel, all from McKinsey Consultancy. About the author(s) Sabine Becker is an associate partner in McKinsey’s Zurich office, where Jessica Genta is a consultant and Alexander Thiel is a partner. Kevin Bright is a partner in the London office. The authors wish to … More McKinsey: Tackling inflation and margin pressure in the sporting goods industry

DOMO Chemicals and Hynamics commit to joint project for the production of polyamides from low-carbon hydrogen

DOMO Chemicals, a leading producer of engineered polyamide materials, and Hynamics, a 100 % subsidiary of EDF Group specializing in the production of low-carbon hydrogen, have entered into a partnership project with the objective of achieving zero-carbon for 100 % of the hydrogen used at the Belle-Étoile industrial site, in Saint-Fons (south of Lyon, France), … More DOMO Chemicals and Hynamics commit to joint project for the production of polyamides from low-carbon hydrogen

Textile Exchange – July 2022 News

Uncover this year’s Material Change Insights Report Last month marked the launch of our annual Material Change Insights Report. The analysis maps out progress towards more sustainable sourcing at the raw material level of the fashion and textile supply chain, using data from Textile Exchange’s Corporate Fibers and Materials Benchmark (CFMB). As the largest peer-to-peer … More Textile Exchange – July 2022 News

EU Commission seeks views and input on compulsory licensing of patents

On July 7, 2022, the Commission has launched a public consultation on compulsory licensing of patents, inviting interested parties to express their views on the topic. In particular, the Commission looks for suggestions on how to build a more efficient and coordinated compulsory licensing scheme in the EU, reduce current fragmentation and improve the Europe’s … More EU Commission seeks views and input on compulsory licensing of patents

Itema: Sharabati Denim confirms the trust in the Itema rapier technologyand places an additional bulk order to the Italian company

  Sharabati Denim is today among the most renowned denim mills in the world, featuring a customer portfolio that includes globally famous fashion brands and mass retailers, and exporting its fabrics to 27 countries worldwide. With production sites in Egypt and in Turkey, Sharabati Denim weaves more than 80 million meters of denim, corduroy, and … More Itema: Sharabati Denim confirms the trust in the Itema rapier technologyand places an additional bulk order to the Italian company