Middle East´s Largest Fast-Fashion Retailer, Splash, Partners with Dow to Bring Long-Lasting Freshness to Apparel

Splash, the Middle East’s largest fast-fashion retailer, is partnering with Dow Microbial Control, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, to offer its customers a range of apparel products using Dow’s patented SILVADUR™ technology, featuring built in odor protection and longer lasting freshness. Splash currently operates over 220 apparel stores and 55 brand stores…

IAC Presents: Give People—Golfers— What They Want!

at the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show, January 25-27, Orange County Convention Center, Orlando Dr. Robert Monticello, Senior Technical Advisor for the International Antimicrobial Council (IAC), will present “Give People What They Want!” at the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show.

OEKO-TEX® Brand: Expanding and Refreshing

Textile manufacturers, sourcers, brands, and retailers around the world know that every January there will be an update to the OEKO-TEX® test methods and limit values for harmful substances. This January, the textile industry can expect the same but they will also see the complete roll out of the new, cohesive OEKO-TEX® branding strategy that…

NILIT® Unveils New Yarns at Intertextile Shanghai

NILIT® Fibers will present the new NILIT® Air Textured Soft nylon yarns and Spring/Summer 2018 trends in Hall 5.2 Booth C 95 at the Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics – Autumn Edition in the Shanghai National Exhibition and Convention Center from October 11-13.

Young Designer Features NILIT® Yarns

Parsons School of Design MFA student, Anna Marie Gruber, chose two NILIT® nylon yarns for her   “Master’s Collection” which debuted at New York Fashion Week in September. Gruber’s beautiful designs featured NILIT® Bodyfresh with antimicrobial protection and NILIT® Eversheer, specially developed for legwear, intimates, and bodywear.      

Antimicrobial Testing Goes on the Road

IAC Launches New Mobile Training Center The International Antimicrobial Council (IAC) is going mobile, literally. The IAC is taking it to the streets with its new Mobile Training Center. First stop is the IFAI Expo in Charlotte, NC, October 19-21, where the new Mobile Training Center will be part of the IFAI Expo Testing Program…