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Lenzing posts nine-month profit tumble 7 Nov 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing continues to expect its results for 2018 to be lower than those achieved in the previous two years as lower prices for standard viscose and price increases for key raw materials took their toll in the first three quarters of 2018.


Indorama acquires Schoeller European wool business 3 Oct 2018

Thai chemicals, fibres and woollen yarns conglomerate Indorama Ventures has announced the acquisition of European wool and wool-blend worsted yarn producer Schoeller Immobilien - und Beteiligungs GmbH, expanding its presence in Europe.


New Lenzing web technology for sustainable nonwovens 13 Sep 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has developed a new technology platform with a focus on sustainable nonwoven products it says will open up new market opportunities for the industry.


Lenzing H1 profit and revenue take a tumble 9 Aug 2018

Volatile prices for standard viscose and price increases for key raw materials weighed on Lenzing in the first half of 2018, with the Austrian cellulosic fibre producer also warning of challenging market conditions for the second half of the year.


Lenzing invests EUR100m in sustainable technology 16 Jul 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group is expanding its environmental commitment with an investment of over EUR100m (US$117.1m) in new manufacturing technologies and production facilities until 2022.


Lenzing redefined as speciality industrial brand 22 May 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing Group has embarked on the latest phase of its new branding strategy with the launch of Lenzing as a product brand covering a broad range of industrial applications.


Lenzing warns on year ahead amid Q1 slip 14 May 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing expects its results for 2018 to be lower than those achieved in the previous two years as both earnings and revenue fell in the first quarter against the backdrop of a challenging market environment for standard viscose combined with currency headwinds.


Lenzing unveils new sustainability goals 22 Mar 2018

As part of its commitment to responsible sourcing, Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has outlined a series of new sustainability goals that will be achieved through a specially designed eco-investment programme to help drive the "substantial reduction" of specific emissions by 2022.


Lenzing hails record FY, warns on year ahead 15 Mar 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing has reported its best financial performance in its history during 2017 but warned it expects its results for the year ahead will be lower than the last two years as a number of factors form the basis for a challenging market environment in the coming quarters.


Lenzing charts new course for Tencel brand 15 Feb 2018

Austrian cellulosic fibre producer Lenzing is setting its sights on Tencel as its flagship brand for textiles, with a new strategy to  drive demand amongst retail brands and consumers.