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Lenzing and Hysosung partner on sustainable fabrics Hannah Abdulla | 7 Jan 19

Fibre manufacturers Lenzing and Hyosung are to collaborate on a new sustainable fabric collection that will showcase the sustainable benefits of their bestselling brands: Tencel from Lenzing, and Creora from Hyosung.

Hyosung prepares for Industry 4.0 with smart factories Michelle Russell | 26 Oct 18

Hyosung TNC, the textile and trading arm of South Korean fibre giant Hyosung, has rolled out a series of 'smart factories' at five of its Spandex factories in China and Vietnam as the company looks to boost product quality and capacity, while preparing its business for the Industry 4.0 era.era.

New Hyosung lifestyle and sustainable fabrics Leonie Barrie | 3 Jul 18

South Korean fibre manufacturer Hyosung – producer of Mipan nylon, polyester, and Creora elastane – is to showcase a range of lifestyle and sustainable fabrics at the upcoming Interfilière Paris Mode City lingerie and swimwear trade show.

Hyosung to invest US$100m in India spandex plant Beth Wright | 26 Feb 18

South Korea's Hyosung Corp is to invest US$100m in its first spandex plant in India a part of a bid to increase its share of the spandex market in the country to 70%.

Hyosung to make Vietnam global production base Michelle Russell | 16 Feb 18

South Korean fibre giant Hyosung is to increase its investment in Vietnam for all of its core products, including textiles, as it looks to utilise the country as a global production base.

Hyosung and Bossa partner on Creora bi-stretch line Michelle Russell | 23 Oct 17

South Korean fibre manufacturer Hyosung has partnered with Turkey-based textile firm Bossa to launch a collection of bi-stretch denim using new proprietary technology.

Hyosung and Sofileta partner on Creora Fresh fabrics Beth Wright | 21 Jun 17

South Korean fibre manufacturer Hyosung has partnered with specialist knitter Sofileta on a new fabric collection for intimates and sportswear that utilises odour neutralising technologies.

Texprocess & Techtextil 2017 – Material innovations Beth Wright | 18 May 17

A number of new smart fibre and fabric concepts were on show alongside eco-innovations for more sustainable clothing and footwear at last week's Texprocess and Techtextil trade shows in Frankfurt, Germany. Electro-osmotic membranes, eco-efficient textiles and recycled yarns were among the highlights.  

Hyosung partners on smart fabric collection Beth Wright | 21 Dec 16

South Korean fibre manufacturer Hyosung has partnered with Best Pacific Textiles on a new fabric collection designed to manage moisture, offer ultraviolet (UV) protection, and that utilises odour neutralising technologies.

Global news roundup Michelle Russell and Beth Wright | 8 Dec 16

The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.

Global news roundup Michelle Russell and Beth Wright | 25 Nov 16

The following is a round-up of apparel and footwear news from the world's local media.

Hyosung invests $27m in Turkey spandex production Beth Wright | 14 Oct 16

South Korean fibre manufacturer Hyosung is to invest US$27m in its spandex production facilities in Istanbul, Turkey, in a move that will see the company increase its capacity by around 5,000 tons.

CoolVisions and Creora co-develop performance fabrics Leonie Barrie | 29 Jul 16

The latest functional fabrics made with CoolVisions dyeable polypropylene filament also feature additional comfort and fit benefits provided by Creora Eco-Soft spandex.

Hyosung sets up Mipan nylon facility in Vietnam Leonie Barrie | 26 Jul 16

South Korean yarn giant Hyosung is setting up a new manufacturing facility in Vietnam for its Mipan branded nylon.

Hyosung to launch odour neutralising elastane Leonie Barrie | 28 Jun 16

Yarn giant Hyosung is unveiling a new odour neutralising elastane next month aimed at the sports underwear and athletic apparel markets, and for brands who want to move away from antimicrobial chemicals next to the skin.

Creora and Global Merino ink fabric partnership Leonie Barrie | 15 Jan 16

The latest fabric collection from textile manufacturer Global Merino Inc blends merino wool and Creora Eco-Soft elastane to offer warmth without weight for outdoor sportswear.

Creora to launch four-way stretch fibre for denim Katie Smith | 23 Oct 15

South Korean yarn giant Hyosung has developed a new four-way stretch fibre technology for use in denim, which has been prompted by consumer demand for a 'second skin' fit.

SOUTH KOREA: New Creora elastane has eco-friendly features Michelle Russell | 8 Jul 14

South Korean yarn producer Hyosung has developed an eco-friendly elastane, Creora Easy Scour, designed to reduce water usage and improve mill quality.

VIETNAM: Hyosung expands Creora production Katie Smith | 24 Jun 13

South Korean yarn producer Hyosung is to expand its production of Creora branded spandex/elastane in Nhon Trach, Dong Nai, Vietnam in anticipation of growing demand.

PARIS: Hyosung celebrates 20 years of creora spandex Leonie Barrie | 3 Jul 12

South Korean yarn giant Hyosung is celebrating the 20th anniversary of its Creora spandex/elastane with a special display of its latest innovations at the upcoming Paris Mode City & Interfilière trade shows.

SOUTH KOREA: Hyosung develops new dyeable elastane Leonie Barrie | 9 Feb 12

South Korean yarn producer Hyosung has developed a new dyeable version of its Creora elastane fibre, which it is launching next week in partnership with European Stretch Fabrics.

just-style management briefing: Sourcing winners and losers in 2011 Keith Nuthall | 19 Dec 11

Garment-making countries had a number of hurdles to overcome in 2011, ranging from the Arab Spring revolts to natural disasters like floods striving to disrupt supply chains. But while some buckled under the weight of this pressure, others really came into their own.

Demand for elastane set for significant growth Textiles Intelligence | 9 Nov 11

Demand for elastane fibres - known as spandex in the US and parts of Asia - is set to grow considerably according to a new report, fuelled by rising sales of sportswear garments in China, Brazil and India.

just-style management briefing: Yarns and fibres see domestic sourcing shift MJ Deschamps | 1 Nov 11

The purchase of yarns, fibres and other materials from developing countries for rich country-controlled garment manufacturing has long been a cost-effective business practice. But many factors - including high shipping costs and delays in supplies - have caused companies in recent years to look for a supply chain that is closer to home.

AUSTRIA: Löffler develops ultra-light undergarment Leonie Barrie | 27 Jul 11

Austrian sportswear brand Löffler has worked with South Korean yarn producer Hyosung to develop an ultra-light underwear garment that combines rapid moisture movement with high stretch.

just-style management briefing: Supply chains need to get creative Leonie Barrie | 2 Feb 11

Faced with rising apparel costs and the likelihood that 2011 will be a perfect storm of pricing uncertainty - or what Mike Todaro, managing director of AAPN (the American Apparel Producers' Network) describes as "death by a thousand costs" - what can apparel manufacturers, brands and retailers do to try to alleviate some of the pain within their supply chains?

FRANCE: Creora to launch new swimwear yarn just-style.com | 2 Sep 10

South Korean yarn producer Hyosung has developed a new branded spandex/elastane with improved chlorine resistance and longer lasting fit to meet demand for quality, fit and performance in swimwear.

BRAZIL: Hyosung plans $100m spandex plant just-style.com | 18 Mar 10

South Korean yarn producer Hyosung is to invest over $100m in a new spandex production facility to manufacture 10,000 tons per year capacity in Brazil.

SOUTH KOREA: Hyosung begins spandex production in Turkey just-style.com | 22 May 08

Yarn producer Hyosung has begun manufacturing its Creora branded spandex at a new factory in Cerkezkoy, near Istanbul, Turkey.

US: Hyosung names global marketing director just-style.com | 27 Feb 08

Hyosung Corporation has promoted Ria Stern as global marketing and brand director.


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