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    Polartec celebrates 30 years in the market


    Polartec has kicked off an anniversary year with the launch of its “ Peaking Since 91 ” campaign that started on Feb. 1. If you’re thinking 40 years of fleece, you’re kind of right, but still just off the mark, as the fleece was invented in 1981 in a ...

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    FW uses Polartec materials for new collection


    FW Apparel of France has made use of materials by Polartec for its autumn/winter 2020-21 collection. The alpine-style Manifest Tour Hybrid Pants PFL and Hybrid Hoodie PFL – retailing for about €200 and €370 respectively – employ a recycled material, Polartec Alpha , in their middle, ...

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    Burton and Polartec introduce the One World collection


    Source: Burton Under the name Burton Polartec One World , Burton Snowboards has collaborated with its longtime textile solutions partner Polartec to create a capsule collection made from recycled materials. Its launch is accompanied by a film by the same name that is also ...

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    Polartec’s enhanced fleece in Salewa’s jackets


    Polartec has contributed an enhanced version of its high loft fleece made from merino wool to a new product line by Salewa , the Italian mountain sports brand. In the newly designed fabric, the layers of merino wool are connected to both sides of a synthetic core. This is ...

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    Polartec starts to make some more noise


    Polartec wants to raise its brand awareness with a bigger marketing budget under the ownership of Milliken Company , the big American textile group that took over the fleece fabric producer a few months ago ( Compass Vol. 12 N° 11+12 of June 28, 2019). It ...