TITLE

Fiber and Fabric Makers Sew Up Another Show

AUTHOR(S)
Walzer, Emily
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
SGB;Sep2004, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the highlights of the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market show in August 2004. Information on the Gripster and AVS leather fabrics for the glove market introduced by Pittards; Relaunch of the VisaEndurance odor-fighting fabric by Milliken; Alliance of Unifi, Nilit Ltd. and Tricots Liesse to bring innovation to nylon knit activewear.
ACCESSION #
14610402

 

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