We use cookies to improve your browsing experience. If you continue, we'll assume that you are happy to accept cookies from our website. You can change your browser's cookie settings at any time. To find out more about how we use cookies and how to manage your browser settings read our cookies policy.
Performance Apparel Markets
Issue 78:
September 2023

Product Overview
Buy this Report now
Buy this Issue now
Download brochure (PDF)
Download price list (PDF)

Price list download

Please choose your preferred currency:
Request sample issue
View list of reports
in other issues

Reports in this issue
(124 pages)
Fast track: seamless knitting continues to shape the sports shoe market (13 pages)
Performance apparel markets: product developments and innovations, September 2023 (19 pages)
Textile and clothing brands face pressure to innovate as legislation builds against the use of PFASs, or "forever chemicals" (52 pages)
Profile of Polartec: a pioneer in synthetic fleece materials and innovator in performance fabrics for the textile and clothing industry (30 pages)
Performance apparel markets: business update, September 2023 (14 pages)

Multi Report Package
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: business update, September 2023

Buy 'Performance apparel markets: business update, September 2023 ' now 14 pages, published in Issue 78, September 2023  
Report price: Euro 305.00; US$ 400.00  

This report provides information, analysis and valuable insight into developments relating to the performance apparel industry in the following categories: acquisitions, divestments and mergers; branding; investments; joint ventures, cooperation, licensing and distribution; and recycling. Brands, companies and other organisations featured in this report include: adidas, Brooks Running, Coats Group, Fashion for Good, lululemon athletica (lululemon), Samsara Eco, Spinnova, Tearfil, Trevira, TrusTrace, and Werewool.

List of contents



  • Thread manufacturer Coats Group (Coats) has launched a footwear division

  • Trevira has been renamed Indorama Ventures Fibers Germany

  • Werewool has secured US$3.7 mn worth of investment to produce biodegradable performance fibres

  • Brooks Running has entered into a partnership with TrusTrace in order to map its supply chain
  • Spinnova and Tearfil have entered into a joint venture agreement relating to a research and development (R&D) yarn spinning line

  • adidas has announced that 96% of the polyester used in its products is made using recycled materials
  • Fashion for Good has launched a pilot operation which aims to increase the use of recycled materials in footwear manufacture
  • lululemon athletica (lululemon) and Samsara Eco have entered into a partnership agreement to scale circularity through textile-to-textile recycling
  • Buy this Report now Buy this Issue (78) now Subscribe
    Product Overview   

    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 market

      insight 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."
    (Belgian manufacturer of textile machinery)