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The LYCRA Company PATENTED TECHNOLOGIES ON DUAL CORE YARNS, FABRICS AND GARMENTS

Jul 28, 2017

As previously reported, The LYCRA Company has purchased the dual core patent estate of Cone Denim and its parent company International Textile Group. This acquisition has resulted in the expansion of The LYCRA Company’s intellectual property around dual core and multi-core yarns and fabrics, which already included LYCRA® dualFX® technology. Learn about the advantages of this technology here.

 

The LYCRA Company PATENTED TECHNOLOGIES ON DUAL CORE YARNS, FABRICS AND GARMENTS

The newly expanded dual core patent estate now covers a variety of countries worldwide, including: Brazil, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, Turkey, United Kingdom and the United States.

What Does This Mean for You?

Producing, shipping, and/or selling any yarns, fabrics, or garments that are covered under The LYCRA Company’s patents requires permission from The LYCRA Company, and the use of branded The LYCRA Company fibers.

For Yarn and Fabric Producers:

For further information on how you can compliantly produce and sell yarns and fabrics under The LYCRA Company’s patents, please consult the appropriate The LYCRA Company contact for your region:


Region Email Contact
Western Europe Fabrizio Maggi
Eastern Europe & Middle East Ebru Pirinccioglu
China, Hong Kong & Taiwan Ivy Shen
South Asia R. Thiruvengadam
North America Rene Pineda
South America Robson Ferreira


For Brands and Retailers: A New Sourcing Tool!

Now brands and retailers can easily source fabrics that comply with The LYCRA Company’s patents. Please complete the form below to request a list of mills who are licensed by The LYCRA Company to produce dual core/multi-core fabrics.

Contacts

The LYCRA Company Jean Hegedus Global Segment Director - Denim USA