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The LYCRA Company to strengthen new stretch lines for ‘House of Brands’, including privately-owned brands by Myntra and Flipkart Fashion

Mar 01, 2021

The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative fiber and technology solutions for the apparel industry, and House of Brands, that includes the Private labels of Myntra and Flipkart Fashion, announce their partnership for developing new stretch lines to help deliver durability and improved quality to these garment offerings. The new stretch lines will be used to develop the latest styles and collections for the privately-owned brands by Myntra and Flipkart Fashion like Roadster, HRX, House of Pataudi, Dressberry, Metronaut, Divastri, Adrenex. This partnership will help House of Brands to deliver the exceptional quality of lasting fit and comfort of LYCRA® fiber to its consumers.

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Gran Canaria Swim Week Award Winners on the Art and Science of Swimwear

Feb 11, 2021

Swimwear designers and brands flocked to the Canary Islands in October 2020 for Gran Canaria Swim Week by Moda Cálida to showcase their collections for the upcoming 2021 summer season.

With the assistance of Laura Ugalde, director of the CYL Moda Íntima International fashion magazine, The LYCRA Company sponsored the prestigious show’s Best Collection award, providing two Spanish design studios – Aurelia Gil and Pedro Palmas – with 300 kilograms of LYCRA® fiber to use in the production of their winning swimwear collections, as well as offering guidance on fabric development and sourcing.

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The LYCRA Company Announces Gold Level Material Health Certificates for 25 of its LYCRA® fiber products

Jan 12, 2021

WILMINGTON, Del. – The LYCRA Company, a global leader in sustainable fiber solutions for the apparel industry, is pleased to announce that 25 of its LYCRA® fiber products have been awarded Material Health Certificates at the Gold Level by the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute. A listing of the products with Material Health Certificates, which are valid for two years, can be found on the company’s website and the website of the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute (see links below).

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Dec 02, 2020

The LYCRA® brand recently hosted an immersive consumer experience in Chengdu (November 18-22). Another will happen in Hangzhou Dec. 2nd till Dec. 6th. The goal of the "Extraordinary Fun Carnival" was to raise consumer brand awareness and drive preference for garments with LYCRA® brand products in China. The events enabled the media, industry professionals and consumers to come together and discover the benefits of our innovations in a fun and engaging way. Web celebrities and social media influencers livestreamed programs to attract visitors to the carnival, who then serve as brand ambassadors sharing their own experiences on popular platforms.

Since the start of the global COVID-19 pandemic, consumers have been paying more attention to comfort, health and a wellness lifestyle, while still wanting to follow the latest fashion trends. The LYCRA® brand teamed up with leading fashion brands that brought these ideas to life such as LEE, Ubras, FILA, Peacebird, Anna Sui Active, VFU, Bananain, Caramella and CHONG. These brands promoted their garments with LYCRA® fiber at the carnival.

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Nov 24, 2020

We have teamed up with leading global producer of premium woven fabrics, SAPPHIRE FINISHING MILLS LTD., to develop a collection of 20 quality fabrics aimed at enhancing comfort in casualwear. Featuring a range of innovative LYCRA® and COOLMAX® technologies, the fabrics address the modern consumer’s desire for versatile apparel that makes them look and feel comfortable all-day long without interrupting their busy lifestyles.

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LYCRA® Anti-Slip Fiber Takes Center Stage at Kingpins24-Amsterdam

Oct 23, 2020

WILMINGTON, DEL. – The LYCRA Company will debut its newest denim innovation, LYCRA® Anti-Slip Fiber, this month during the Kingpins24-Amsterdam online event. Each day of the virtual expo will explore a different theme impacting the global denim industry – Inspiration (Oct. 27), Innovation (Oct. 28), Fibers and Raw Materials (Oct. 29) and People and Social (Oct. 30) – via live-streamed and on-demand panels, seminars and interviews. Kingpins is transitioning its denim tradeshow for the third time to an online format amid COVID-19 concerns. Previous events in April and September drew more than 4,000 live stream viewers and more than 38,000 on-demand content views.

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The LYCRA Company to Showcase Latest Technologies at Intertextile Shanghai

Sep 23, 2020

SHANGHAI, China – The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative fiber and technology solutions for the apparel industry, will exhibit its latest products designed to meet consumer needs at Intertextile Shanghai, which takes place on September 23-25. Themed “RENEW, REDEFINE, REINFORCE”, the presence at the show will allow visitors to learn about the new LYCRA® Anti-Slip fiber technology. Other well-received technologies such as LYCRA® FitSense™ technology, LYCRA® MyFit™ fiber and COOLMAX® freshFX® technology will also be showcased.


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