The winners of the LYCRA® fiber sponsored award at the 2018 Sterne der Wäsche event have been announced. Known as the “Oscars” of intimate apparel and swimwear retailers in Germany, the winners competed against dozens of creative displays in two categories. Congratulations to small store winner Kurvenreich of Schwäbisch Gmünd and retailer Maute-Benger of Stuttgart!
Penn Textile Solutions is a German mill with over 50 years’ experience producing innovative elastomeric knitted textiles for leading brands and retailers around the world. The company’s booth at the recent Salon International de la Lingerie, held 20-22 January 2018 in Paris, received a lot of foot traffic and inquiries from customers eager to learn more about this new collection.
Chantal Thomass, an emblematic figure in the lingerie world, made her mark in the mid-1970s by reviving demand for intimate apparel in the purest French tradition. Chantal - among the first to exploit the full potential of LYCRA® fibre in her collections and remains a firm believer that comfort is as important to women’s sense of wellbeing as seductive appearance - shares creative secrets based on her appreciation of fine fabrics.
The rise of e-commerce has contributed to growing concern about IP protection. The LYCRA Company commissioned LEWIS Communications, an independent communications research agency, to work with a number of media organizations to better understand the levels of IP awareness and the issues and challenges the apparel industry faces in this respect.
The 2017 edition of Intertextile Shanghai gave a further boost to the reputation of China’s most influential trade show, attracting mills, designers, brand owners, retailers and media from across the region. For many, The LYCRA Company Rendez-vous – the show within the show – was an essential stop.
The LYCRA® brand offers the most comprehensive offering of specialty fiber solutions for innerwear and swimwear.