United States / China – INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers, received the Innovation Upgrade Award from China Chemical Industry News for its outstanding achievementRead More →
Barcelona, Spain – 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® fibre. The two companies will give a joint presentation on this newRead More →
Americana, Brazil – NILIT®, a manufacturer of nylon 6.6 for thermoplastics and apparel applications, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire INVISTA’s Americana, Brazil, manufacturing site with intent to continue the site’s nylon 6.6 operations. The parties anticipate the transaction will close in the fourth quarter of 2014 pending receipt of necessaryRead More →
Kansas, United States – INVISTA, owner of the LYCRA® fiber brand and one of the world’s largest integrated producers of fibers and polymers, launched its new consumer Campaign. This visually exciting initiative and associated co-branding and merchandising opportunities are now available to trade partners at a new business-to-business website—www.connect.lycra.com.Read More →
75th Anniversary Celebrated for Nylon Plant Manufacturing Fiber for INVISTA’s CORDURA® Brand Fabrics.
Kansas, United States – When the world’s first nylon manufacturing plant started production in Seaford in 1939, there were only a few applications for the new “miracle fiber.” As the site celebrates its 75th anniversary this year, nylon-based products—from fabric for military uniforms and other clothing, to engineered polymers for automotive applications, to fibers in […]Read More →
Guangzhou, China – INVISTA, one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers, is contributing to talent development in the chemical industry via interactions with South China University of Technology. The company awarded the “INVISTA Encouragement Scholarship” to students from School of Chemistry and Chemical EngineeringRead More →
Delaware, United States – Presenting customers with a new option that has attractive properties and performance, INVISTA’s developmental transparent nylons are now available for sampling. Through dedicated research and development, INVISTA has created several transparent nylon offerings that have prime blending capabilities, unique performance and a competitive priceRead More →
Kansas, United States – INVISTA’s CORDURA® Lite fabric is featured in Thule’s first line of technical backpacks. Traditionally known for their innovative bike and car-top transportation products, Thule’s new backpacks are designed to help “Bring your life” anywhere the journey takes you. The line features three types of packs—the Guidepost Series, the Capstone Line, and the Capstone […]Read More →
Timberland Utilizes CORDURA® Fabric in Select High Performance Footwear and Apparel for Spring 2015.
Kansas, United States – Timberland and INVISTA’s CORDURA® brand teamed up to create high performance lifestyle apparel and footwear that seamlessly fuse fashion and function. The new products feature innovative CORDURA® fabrics from head to toe including the new Groveton Boat Oxford shoe madeRead More →
New York, United States – INVISTA, a leading provider of fiber and fabric solutions to the denim industry, is working with renowned finishing expert, Garmon, and the premiere mill, Candiani Denim, to introduce a concept collection of jeans with unique aesthetics utilizing low impact finishing treatments specifically designed for elastomeric fabrics. According to Jean Hegedus, […]Read More →