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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 for...

NBA Team Debuts Hats Made With REPREVE®

NEW ERA CAP, PORTLAND TRAIL BLAZERS AND REPREVE® COLLABORATE TO LAUNCH FIRST OFFICIALLY LICENSED NBA HAT MADE WITH PLASTIC BOTTLES PORTLAND, OR/GREENSBORO, NC/BUFFALO, NY (April 4, 2017) – New Era Cap announces the debut of its first-ever official National Basketball...

Ascend Performance Materials Names Phil McDivitt CEO

HOUSTON — April 3, 2017 — Ascend Performance Materials announced today that company president and chief operating officer Phil McDivitt has assumed the title of president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors. Ascend’s former CEO Frederic M....

Nilit America Fibers Announces Management Team Changes

GREENSBORO, N.C. — March 24, 2017 — Nilit is pleased to announce Robert Ferree’s promotion to the position of president, Nilit America Fibers. Ferree assumes responsibilities from Basil B. “Sonny” Walker who announced his retirement in January after eight years as...