At ISPO TEXTRENDS, which took place during ISPO MUNICH last month, vertically integrated fabric and garment producer GAMATEKS submitted 18 fabrics for judging. An independent jury of textile experts selected 11 of these fabrics for special recognition - including three featuring LYCRA® fibre innovations.
Luthai Textile is one of the world’s most successful apparel textile enterprises. Demand for its high quality fabric products has grown steadily in China and in over 30 export markets around the world.
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.
Sometimes, more than technology is needed to take a profitable market space to the next level. The X Factor could be a time and money saving way of improving dialogue between different levels of the value chain.