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Cone Enters R&D Deal With Dyneema

The collaboration could lead to stronger denim.

Unifi Income Rises 47% in Q2

In the six months, net income rose eight percent to $16.5 million from $15.3 million.

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Italian Spinners Upbeat Heading to Filati

Economic conditions appear to be improving for Italian yarn spinners, who will show their spring 2016 collections at the Pitti Filati yarn fair Jan. 28 to 30.

Fast Retailing Warns Chinese Factories

The Japanese company has instructed two of its Uniqlo suppliers to improve factory working conditions after an inspection found several problems.

Guilty Verdicts Issued in Prato Trial

More than a year after a fire in a Prato, Tuscany, factory killed seven garment workers, Judge Silvia Isidori issued a guilty verdict.

Fast Retailing Checking Chinese Suppliers

The company is monitoring conditions at two of its Uniqlo suppliers in response to allegations that two factories pose occupational health and safety risks.

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NYC Textile Week Comes Into Focus

The new concept is meant to establish New York as the destination for textile and sourcing professionals in the global fashion, home and related industries.

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Fiber Prices Seen Staying Low

The costs of yarns and fabrics made from major ingredients are at cyclical lows and show no signs of climbing anytime soon.

ILO Calls on Global Buyers to Pay Cambodia's Factories More

The ILO said that the new minimum wage will mean that the salary an average worker takes home will increase from $183 to $217 a month.

Australian Wool Network Acquires Hysport

Australia’s largest independent wool broker Australian Wool Network has acquired Victorian knitwear manufacturer Hysport.

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Nilit's Innergy Keeps It Cool

A nylon yarn containing a mineral that turns body heat into infrared light is showing promise for improving the athletic performance and comfort of its wearer.

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