Shin-Naigai Textile TRUE-TO LIFE

Shin-Naigai Textile Ltd. was established in 1887 as a Japanese spinning company and has been renowned for the excellence of its complete production process. At FILO, the company introduced two of the latest products, Botanicaldye by Colorball Takeito. Botanicaldye by Color Ball is the latest of ther highly innovative and original patented Japanese technology. Combinig the best […]


Wise SGR, a private equity fund management company, through the new holding Imprima S.p.a. acquired 100% of the German KBC and the Italian Guarisco and is preparing for new acquisitions in Italy and abroad   Imprima is funded by a pool of financial investors led by the Italian Private Equity Fund Wisequity IV, managed by Wise SGR, […]

ROICA™: new performance fit

Asahi Kasei presents the new ROICA™ Premium Stretch Fiber campaign celebrating its new and unique market development position and identity in its new range of contemporary product that combines stretch, performance and comfort. The new ROICA™ smart yarns have taken stretch to a new level, a new identity designed through smart science for real fashion and functional solutions […]


Heritage, innovation, quality, creativity, value, research. Once again, these are the key words that really make Gruppocinque’s fabric collection stand out. Led by Lorella Paulotto, the Como-native company gets to the 2018 spring-summer rendezvous by enriching and completing the previous collections. The experience, the culture and the creative passion go hand in hand with the study of […]

CUPRO new responsible profile

CUPRO is a one-of-a-kind, matchless and original, new generation material made from the smart-tech transformation of cotton linter bio-utility waste, converted through a traceable and transparent closed loop process and ending with 3rd party INNOVHUBlaboratory verified, fully biodegradable disposal. In addition, Asahi Kasei has finalized an LCA study, signed by ICEA. This important step builds and confirms a new quality […]

18-24 April 2016 C.L.A.S.S. joins the Fashion Revolution Week

C.L.A.S.S. and its partners join the Fashion Revolution Week to support and promote responsible awareness and transparency in the fashion supply chain. Last year, in over 70 countries around the world, tens of thousands of people took part in Fashion Revolution Day,  the global and viral social-event gathers people to remember the Rana Plaza catastrophe in Bangladesh in […]

C.L.A.S.S. Education Workshops: July 2016 – January 2017

SAI Programs and C.L.A.S.S Education, both organizations dedicated to sustainability in business and design, have partnered to offer the Eco-Smart Workshop series in Milan, Italy. C.L.A.S.S. Education is the brainchild of long-time collaborators, Giusy Bettoni, Eco Pioneer, CEO Founder of C.L.A.S.S. and James Mendolia, creative-thinker and experienced educator. (picture above by Levin Hires) C.L.A.S.S. Education is dedicated to sharing knowledge, […]

“LIFE IS ELSEWHERE” AW16 by Farrah Floyd

Farrah Floyd is a smart fashion women’s clothing brand based in Berlin that unites high-level quality in both design and sustainability. Trained as a both fashion and textile designer, and holding a master degree in Sustainability in Fashion, Farrah Floyd’s founder and fashion designer Bojana Draca has a very distinctive and recognizable style. In her work, she combines […]


A natural textile made with woven leaves, high-tech designs and the Greenpeace Detoxcommitment. Lanfranchi Spa new positioning marks a step forward in combining the power of creativity and the innovation DNA with a responsible mission for the future.   Lanfranchi Spa, world leader in the design and production of zips, announces a step forward to show how sustainable […]