Unveiling Exciting New Legwear Innovations at LYCRA® FIBER MOVES 5 Legwear Innovations LYCRA FIBER MOVES
WILMINGTON, Del.–(BUSINESS WIRE)-INVISTA, owner of the LYCRA®, THERMOLITE® and COOLMAX® brands, and an industry leader and innovation driver in the legwear segment, has announced it is hosting the 5 th edition of LYCRA® FIBER MOVES conference today in Lake Como, Italy.Legwear Innovations LYCRA FIBER MOVES
Held every two years, this exclusive, invitation-only event attracts around 200 representatives from leading knitters, coverers, distributors, brands, retailers and trade media excited to learn about new market insights and trends, as well as INVISTA’s latest innovations for socks and hosiery.Legwear Innovations LYCRA FIBER MOVES
LYCRA® FIBER MOVES is a not-to-be-missed seminar where global legwear industry insiders gather for networking, inspiration and ideas.Legwear Innovations LYCRA FIBER MOVES
INVISTA representatives are introducing three new hosiery innovations designed to meet consumer needs, add value to any collection, and create new opportunities for business growth:
LYCRA® FUSION® TRUE TO YOU technology is a patent-pending innovation allowing the creation of transparent 3D hosiery that delivers a natural-looking luster or shine to the legs.Legwear Innovations LYCRA FIBER MOVES
Professor Ada Ferri discusses Garments for Cold Climates, Anna Borkowicz of WTiN examines Digitalization in Apparel, and Euromonitor’s Miles Agbanrin explores The Millennial Consumer and How They Shape Retail.
Anne Marie Commandeur of Stijlinstituut Amsterdam presents 2019/2020 Fashion Trends for hosiery and socks that are powered by LYCRA® fiber and THERMOLITE® technology innovations.
Following cocktails and dinner Thursday evening, a highly anticipated fashion show brings forecasted 2019/2020 legwear trends to life and showcases the latest INVISTA innovations for hosiery and socks.
The event ends with a networking breakfast Friday morning.
During the evening’s festivities, key LYCRA® fiber customers will be honored for their contributions to the legwear industry and their loyalty to the LYCRA® brand.
This year’s award winners are Patrizia Giangrossi, owner of PIERRE MANTOUX, and Cathleen Moxham and Dr. Tina Fehling of HanesBrands Inc.
“The LYCRA® brand name has been associated with game-changing, market-driven innovations that have redefined what’s possible for 60 years,” said Sybille Bald, global segment leader – legwear.
“Whether we’re introducing new fibers, developing new construction techniques, or improving on leading technologies in our portfolio, LYCRA® FIBER MOVES demonstrates how innovation is still at the heart of everything we do today.”
For a complete list of speakers, topics and more, visit LYCRAfibermoves.com.
LYCRA® is a trademark of INVISTA.
INVISTA is one of the world’s largest integrated producers of chemical intermediates, polymers and fibers.
The company’s advantaged technologies for nylon, spandex and polyester are used to produce clothing, carpet, air bags and countless other everyday products.
Headquartered in the U.S., INVISTA is a wholly owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, Inc. For more information, visit .
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