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INVISTA PURCHASES CONE DENIM’S DUAL CORE PATENT PORTFOLIO

May 12, 2017

INVISTA, owners of the LYCRA® brand, along with Cone Denim and its parent company, International Textile Group (ITG), announced today that INVISTA has purchased Cone Denim’s and ITG’s dual core patent portfolio. The patent estate covers a broad variety of dual core yarns, fabrics, and garments made from those fabrics, which are sold in the U.S., China, and most recently, Europe. The purchase is effective immediately.

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INVISTA showcases the future of sports, athletics and leisurewear with a collection of innovative LYCRA® fiber products

Oct 11, 2016

INVISTA, an integrated producer of polymers and specialty fibers for apparel is showcasing the future of sports, athletics and leisurewear at INVISTA Rendez-Vous 2016 with a host of exciting new LYCRA® fiber products. Designed to highlight the latest innovations that enable INVISTA to create exciting opportunities for partners and value for consumers, the event is taking place in Shanghai from October 11-13 alongside China’s most influential textile event - Shanghai Intertextile Apparel Fabrics 2016.

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LYCRA® MOVES™ ATHLEISURE at MODA

Aug 01, 2016

London - At Moda this month, INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of polymers and fibres and owner of the LYCRA® brand, will bring to life the future of athleisure with an innovative concept collection offering the ideal combination of style, performance and comfort.

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INVISTA recognized for energy excellence

Jul 28, 2016

INVISTA was recognized by the China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation for its outstanding performance in energy conservation. INVISTA earned the Energy Saving Award for its achievements in energy and resource efficiency at its China manufacturing sites, which produce spandex and nylon for use in apparel, air bags, carpet and more. 

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LYCRA® MOVES ISTANBUL II

Apr 26, 2016

INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of polymers and fibres, and owner of LYCRA® fibre, COOLMAX® & THERMOLITE® brands hosted on April 26th, its second annual Socks Seminar Event; LYCRA® MOVES ™ ISTANBUL II. 

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INVISTA AND GARMON DEBUT KNIT DENIM CONCEPT COLLECTION WITH LYCRA® HYBRID TECHNOLOGY

Apr 12, 2016

INVISTA, owners of the LYCRA® brand, and Garmon S.p.A., the premiere denim finishing house, will debut a collection of knit denim concept garments at the Kingpins Show in Amsterdam on April 13 and 14.  The collection integrates fabrics made with INVISTA’s LYCRA® HYBRID technology together with Garmon’s latest finishing techniques including chemical formulations assessed using GreenScreen® for Safer Chemicals.

Introduced at the last Kingpins Show in October, LYCRA® HYBRID technology enables mills to create denim fabrics that combine the comfort and flexibility of a knit with the authentic aesthetics and performance typically found in woven denim.  Through its collaboration with Garmon S.p.A. INVISTA aims to show the variety of aesthetic possibilities that can be achieved with knit denim fabrics using LYCRA® HYBRID technology.

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