JAPAN: Asahi Kasei Creates Anti-Pilling Superfine Acrylic
Asahi Kasei Corporation announced that the company has developed anti-pilling type superfine denier acrylics. "Cashmilon ff" is set to sell its staple fibres for Autumn/Winter 2002/03 season. Asahi plans to sell the new fibre to the underwear, knitwear, socks and knitted fabric sectors. Toru Egami, division manager for Cashmilon, said that researchers had finally overcome the difficulty of combining the softness of microfibre staple and anti-pilling properties. Fineness of Cashmilon ff is 0.9 denier.
Get full access to all content, just $1 for 30 days
A Message From The Editor
just-style gives you the widest apparel and textile market coverage.
Paid just-style members have unlimited access to all our exclusive content - including 16 years of archives.
I am so confident you will love complete access to our content that today I can offer you 30 days access for $1.
It’s our best ever membership offer – just for you.
Leonie Barrie, editor of just-style
- Fashion fit for the future – strategies for speed
- Digitisation to drive new apparel-making models
- Will new Vietnam wage hinder competitiveness?
- Under Armour Lighthouse will disrupt production
- Pakistan industry seeks help to kickstart exports
- Child refugees found in Turkey apparel factories
- Chinese manufacturer invests $20m in US facility
- Reebok Liquid Factory reinvents shoe production
- US Q3 in brief - Under Armour, VF Corp, Skechers
- Gap to shutter all UK Banana Republic stores
- Africa-Med strategic sourcing review – comparing East Africa, North Africa and Turkey
- REPORT BUNDLE: Africa-Med, Southeast Asia and Central America strategic sourcing pack
- Southeast Asia strategic sourcing review – a focus on Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar
- Apparel (GLOBAL) - Industry Report
- Global Sports and Fitness Wear Market 2016-2020