Snickers' Hi-Vis Collection - part of the new protective wear range

New protective wear range revealed by Snickers Workwear

Snickers Workwear is advising wearers to stay safe with its new protective wear solutions for men and women. The new range combats long working days and cheap uncomfortable clothing with a better-informed choice for men and women working in hazardous environments and inclement weather. The comprehensive selection consists of ergonomically designed Base-Mid and Top-layer clothes…

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Devan test results confirm high performance virus-reducing capabilities

Devan has announced new test resulting confirming the high performance virus-reducing capabilities of its BIO-OME fabric coating technology on both unwashed and intensely washed fabrics. According to independent testing, BI-OME is proven to achieve 99% and higher virus reduction, including SARS-COV-2, on samples before washing and retains 98.5% even after 25 wash cycles. “In view…

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Workwear gets sustainable and soft with Arvind x TENCEL™ range

TENCEL™, the textile speciality fibre brand under Lenzing, has announced its partnership with the textile and garment major Arvind Ltd. and have recently launched a collection of trendy, stylish sustainable shirts and suiting for men. Quarantine clothing goes green with the perfect balance of comfort and performance. Made using superior fabrics consisting of TENCEL™ branded…

UKFT british textile week

UKFT launches British Textile Week

UKFT is launching British Textile Week, in association with The Clothworkers’ Company and the Campaign for Wool, from 9th-15th September 2020 as a digital showcase of the craftsmanship, imagination and innovation of the UK textile industry. Key Dates: Wednesday 9th September: Introducing the British Textile Industry Thursday 10th September: British Wool Textiles Friday 11th September:…

Microplastics Shedding Characteristics White Paper published

Microplastics Shedding Characteristics White Paper published

Eurofins Softlines & Leather have published a new White Paper titled ‘Microplastics from textile sources – Understanding the characteristics of microplastics shedding from simulated domestic laundry through quantification’. Microplastics – referred to as particles of plastic smaller than 5mm – have become a controversial topic in recent years as the potential risks of microplastics to…

Challenges of Buying PPE in the COVID-19 Pandemic for New and Experienced International Buyers Webinar

The PCIAW® is pleased to announce it will be hosting its third webinar, ‘Challenges of Buying PPE in the COVID-19 pandemic for international new and experienced buyers’, on Wednesday 16th September 2020 from 2:00pm-3:30pm (BST). Join the PCIAW® team and panel of industry experts to learn about the multitude of challenges facing international uniform and…