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There are two new speakers for the industry highlight in Treviso at the beginning of October. In addition, the registration deadline will soon expire.
We explain which sports brand is called “five matches” in China and why it is important for almost every brand to know about brand registration.
For a long time fitness training was frowned upon in China, but through Western influences and government initiatives, the country is discovering sports.
With the Cloudflash, the running shoe manufacturer On is producing the Product of the Year 2017 in the Performance segment at the ISPO AWARD. The Swiss have long been involved in the trail running market as well. Co-founder of the company Olivier Bernhard knows what's important when it comes to running shoes as Ironman winner. In an interview with ISPO.com he gives insights.
The Surf Expo in Orlando will be shortened by one day in view of the impending hurricane Irma. Originally, the surfing fair was supposed to take place from Wednesday, September 6th to Saturday, September 9th. But now the organizers reacted to the expected arrival of the storm in Florida on the weekend and cancelled the last day of the event.
Former professional swimmer Franziska van Almsick has developed a new swim collection for the Intersport brand Tecnopro. The line will be available starting November 2017, and will include and women’s and children’s collection. Special attention will be paid to sustainability when producing the line.
Franziska van Almsick developed the swim collection together with the product managers of Intersport Germany in half a year. The entire collection is made using the high-performance material VITA, which consists in part of used fishing nets. Intersport thus aims to ensure sustainable production of the swim collection.
Outdoor chain Globetrotter now also has a Chief Operating Officer: Johannes Jurecka has been working in this newly created position since July 2017. In addition, Matthias Schwarte has been recruited as the new Marketing Director.
DNV GL and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have launched a new tool to help the textile industry manage water consumption in a more sustainable way.
Water scarcity affects more than 40 per cent of the global population, a number which is projected to rise. While about 2.5 per cent of the world’s water is freshwater, only 0.5 per cent of that amount is made available to satisfy society’s needs.
With water an essential resource in manufacturing processes, including in the textile sector, reducing water consumption by establishing sustainable production processes can therefore be an advantage for companies as well as the communities they operate in.