Patagonia Eyes Synthetic Spider Silk For Fabric of the Future

"Spider silks could be used to make materials that are stronger than Kevlar, and more durable but at least as flexible as Lycra," says Jim Kim, a founder and General Partner with venture capital firm Formation 8. Formation 8 was the lead investor i...

U.S. Apparel Imports Approach $100 Billion: More Than Half Exported From China, Vietnam, and Bangladesh

U.S. Apparel Imports Approach $100 Billion: More Than Half Exported From China, Vietnam, and Bangladesh  U.S. apparel imports increased by 3.8% in 2015, according to the latest Department of Commerce data. A record $96.7 billion...

Signal Sportswear Celebrates It's 37th Year As a Top Tier Garment Manufacturer: Expands Operations to Bangladesh and Myanmar

It was once again an eventful year for Signal Sportswear in 2015. We are proud to report that our apparel production facilities in Dhaka, Bangladesh and Yangon, Myanmar are fully operational and have begun producing quality products, including rain...

Bionic Yarns Awarded Cradle to Cradle Certification

Bionic Yarn, a New York City-based startup that makes fabric from recycled ocean plastic, has been awarded Cradle to Cradle accreditation at the bronze level for its HLX and DPX yarn structures, becoming the only fibers containing recycled plas...

Sportswear Manufacturers-2016 Merry Christmas Signal Sportswear

Sportswear Manufacturers-2016 Merry Christmas Signal Sportswear Signal Sportswear wish you Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.