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INVISTA Investing $65M to Expand South Carolina Facility

INVISTA invests in Camden facility for expanded specialty fiber capacity WICHITA, Kan. – May 8, 2017 – INVISTA is investing over $65MM in state-of-the-art fiber production equipment at its US based Camden, SC facility.  This investment will expand capacity...

SoftWear Automation Hires Fralix to Promote Technology

Dr. Mike Fralix to Work with SoftWear Automation as a Technology Evangelist to Accelerate the Deployment of Sewbots Apparel Manufacturing Expert Brings Wealth of Industry Insight and Experience ATLANTA, May 5, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SoftWear Automation, Inc., an...

SYFA 2017 Spring Conference Day 1 Recap

Presentations from David Adkins of Lenzing Fibers Inc. and Elena Egorova of Patagonia highlighted the first day of the Synthetic Yarn and Fabric Association’s (SYFA’s) Spring Conference held April 27-28 in Charlotte, NC. Read full article...

INVISTA Launches New Lycra Sock Technology

 /PRNewswire/ — Committed to innovation, INVISTA presents LYCRA® MADE TO FIT YOU technology for trouser socks, a new garment construction designed to deliver an improved balance between force and compression, resulting in a product that offers all-round comfort...