We also offer a flexible subscription product,
the Multi Report Package,
which allows you to select your own choice of reports from our full range,
to suit your own budget. Click here for full details.
Performance apparel markets: product developments and innovations, December 2022
published in Issue 75, December 2022
This report provides information on the latest developments in additives, fabrics, fibres, finishes and treatments, finishing processes, footwear, workwear, and yarns. Furthermore, it includes news from the following innovative brands and other organisations: 3M; Alchemie Technology; Asics; Carl Weiske; DOMO Chemicals; HeiQ; Huntsman Textile Effects; Lenzing Group (Lenzing); Microban International (Microban); NNT Uniforms (NNT); On; Patagonia; Pincroft Dyeing & Printing; Polygiene; and Toray Industries (Toray).
List of contents
Microban International (Microban) has developed an antimicrobial additive for cotton
Lenzing Group (Lenzing) has collaborated in the development of new fabrics incorporating its fibres for protective wear and workwear
DOMO Chemicals has launched a performance fibre brand called NYLEO
Toray Industries (Toray) has developed 100% bio-based adipic acid for use in the manufacture of nylon 6.6 fibres
FINISHES AND TREATMENTS
Alchemie Technology and HeiQ have developed a plant-based odour control treatment which is applied using an environmentally sustainable process
HeiQ and Patagonia have collaborated in the development of a mint-based odour control treatment
Huntsman Textile Effects has developed a durable water repellent (DWR) finish which is free from perfluorinated compounds (PFCS)
Microban International (Microban) has developed a finish which is capable of capturing odours
Pincroft Dyeing & Printing has developed a spray finishing process for use in the manufacture of military apparel
Asics has developed a trainer which is lightweight and has a low impact on the environment
On has developed a trainer which is manufactured using materials derived from carbon emissions
NNT Uniforms (NNT) and Polygiene have collaborated in the development of a range of protective workwear for front line health care professionals
3M has developed a durable water repellent (DWR) yarn
Carl Weiske has developed a fire resistant polyester yarn called FLAMEXGREEN
Four times a year, Performance Apparel Markets provides intelligence, expert analysis and insight on the performance apparel industry.
Performance apparel represents one of the fastest growing markets in the global textile and clothing industry--and market growth is being fuelled by an emergence of new fibres, fabrics and innovative materials. The market's growth prospects are also being spurred by increasing demand for performance properties in mainstream fashion.
What's in Performance Apparel Markets?
Each issue provides an authoritative source of information on key industry topics, including: antimicrobial textiles; biomaterials; biomimicry; chemical protective clothing; circularity; compression and shapewear; cosmetotextiles; environmental sustainability; finishes; flame resistant clothing; footwear; graphene; insect repellent apparel; insulation materials; medical protective clothing; military clothing and equipment; moisture management; mono materials; outdoor apparel; personal protective equipment (PPE); smart textiles; sportswear; thermoregulation; waterproof breathable textiles; wearable technology; and workwear.
A single issue of Performance Apparel Markets includes:
an editorial think-piece on a topical issue from an industry expert a round-up of the latest product innovations a main feature on a new or established marketinsight and analysis of a key market leader or fast-growing start-up a round-up of the latest business developments
An annual subscription to Performance Apparel Markets is a cost-effective way to keep informed about trends and developments in the global performance apparel industry. Subscriptions are available in printed and/or digital formats. Printed and digital subscribers receive each issue in printed format in addition to a digital PDF file, which is available immediately on publication. Subscribers also receive a complementary digital subscription to Performance Apparel Update, delivered directly by email once a month. This free supplement contains essential information on business news and the latest product developments.
Like all Textiles Intelligence publications, Performance Apparel Markets is a reliable source of independently sourced business information, and it does not carry advertising.
This is what our customers say:
"This is one of the best documents in the industry. Keep me informed about new publications."