Geneva, Switzerland – As activewear becomes more common in the workplace, fibre-maker INVISTA has unveiled a showcase collection from emerging designers eager to explore the fashion potential of outdoor wear. Using the latest consumer insights, and with help from fashion tech startup Manufacture New York (MNY), INVISTA’s showcase collection combines new designsRead More →
United States / China – INVISTA’s commitment to licensing world-scale technologies in China while pursuing stronger protections for our intellectual property (IP) rights was a core theme of INVISTA’s sponsorship of the 3rd China (Shanghai) International Technology Fair. Raymond Geoffroy, INVISTA’s vice president and general counsel, stressed that, “INVISTA believes innovation should create real valueRead More →
Wilton, United Kingdom – INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), the PTA industry’s most prolific licensor, introduces an upgraded platform that offers licensees significant production efficiencies. “The PTA and polyester industries are extremely competitive” said Mike Pickens, IPT president. “And, while our previous vintages of technology provided significant competitiveRead More →
United States / Netherlands – INVISTA is bringing production of its TERRIN™ polyols to Europe via its facility in Vlissingen, The Netherlands. The site produced its first commercial TERRIN™ polyols in late 2014 and completed the requirements for REACH registration in Europe.Read More →
INVISTA’s New Novadyn™ Transparent Polyamides Provide a Major Boost to Traditional Nylon’s Conditioned Properties.
Delaware, United States – INVISTA has launched Novadyn™ polyamides – transparent polymers that can also be used as differentiated blend additives to improve traditional nylon performance. Novadyn™ polyamides are highly versatile semi-aromatic polyamides with a unique combination of performance, cost effectiveness and recycled content.Read More →
Global Candidates with Unique, Creative Designs Named by WGSN for INVISTA’s 2015 LYCRA® Future Designers Award.
Geneva, Switzerland – INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of polymers and fibers, and owner of the LYCRA® brand,shared the shortlisted candidates for the 6th edition of its LYCRA® Future Designers award, announced by WGSN, the style intelligence business, in London at a press cocktail on Thursday, hosted by Amber Le Bon.Read More →
Kansas, United States – INVISTA, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, will establish a new manufacturing operation in McPherson, Kansas, in order to expand production of its Raptor™ nylon pipe product. The company plans to complete conversion of an existing building in McPherson into a nylon pipe extrusion facility and expects to begin production by early spring. […]Read More →
INVISTA and Lenzing Announce Latest Collaboration: COOLMAX® Fabric with TENCEL® Fiber to be Presented at Kingpins Tradeshow in NYC.
New York, United States – INVISTA, owner of the COOLMAX® brand, and LENZING, owner of the TENCEL® brand, announced a second innovative collaboration in denim – COOLMAX® fabric blended with TENCEL® fiber.Read More →
New York, United States – INVISTA, owner of the LYCRA® fiber brand and one of the world’s largest integrated producers of fibers and polymers, is co-sponsoring the upcoming Kingpins Show in New York where it will showcaseRead More →
INVISTA’s Specialty Materials Business Expanded Footprint by 20% at the Company’s 60,000-Square-Foot Applied Research Centre in Newark.
Delaware, United States – INVISTA’s Specialty Materials business expanded its footprint by 20 percent at the company’s 60,000-square-foot Applied Research Centre in Newark, Del. The expansion provides the necessary space and resources to allow the INVISTA team to better collaborate with customers, develop new products and end-use applications,Read More →