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VOICE OF THE EXPERT: JERRY YAN

May 29, 2019

On May 16, The LYCRA Company opened its brand new, state-of-the-art research & Development (R&D) lab in Nanhai, China. The Advanced Textile Innovation Center (ATIC) represents a significant increase in the U.S.-based firm’s global R&D capabilities and demonstrates its commitment to providing exceptional service to its customers in Asia. The lab will help mills, brands and retailers, as well as Western-based companies with local sourcing offices, accelerate the development of innovative garment solutions that meet apparel market needs and add value to customer’s products.

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VOICE OF THE EXPERT: TAMMIE DINGLE DISCUSSES NEW PLUS SIZE HOSIERY COLLECTION

Dec 18, 2018

Tammie Dingle, Regional Brand Approval Coordinator for North America and South America, has led the development of The LYCRA Company’s exciting new Plus Size collection of fiber solutions for hosiery. We recently interviewed Tammie, who has worked for The LYCRA Company (and previously for DuPont) for 20 years, to learn more about the collection and why it was developed.

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VOICE OF THE EXPERT: DR. TIANYI LIAO DISCUSSES LYCRA® DUALFX® TECHNOLOGY

Feb 26, 2018

If you work at a textile mill, you may already know Dr. Tianyi Liao. As a Senior Research Scientist at The LYCRA Company he works throughout the value chain to bring new concepts with The LYCRA Companyinnovations to the denim and wovens markets. In this process he collaborates with mills to use real-world settings for prove-out and commercialization. But primarily he evaluates the development of performance fibers (stretch and others) and how to use them in fabrics at The LYCRA Company’s Applied Research Center (ARC) in Newark, Delaware, where he’s the resident expert on LYCRA® dualFX® technology.

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