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‘Put your Best Foot Forward’ Leading Outdoor Technical Sock Brand Lorpen Introduces T3 Technology Socks with COOLMAX® technology
Dec 10, 2020
During its 30-year collaboration with outdoor technical sock brand Lorpen, The LYCRA Company has provided quality fibers and technology to help Lorpen create the ultimate high performing socks for hiking, trekking, running and skiing. Lorpen introduced COOLMAX® technology in its launch of their T3 Technology three-layer socks, and recently, in their own SLS (Selective Layering System) constructed technology.”
Sep 02, 2020
Garments made with COOLMAX® EcoMade technology keep the wearer cool, dry and comfortable as body temperatures fluctuate. A recent webinar hosted by The LYCRA Company provided an in-depth look at the industry-leading moisture wicking technology, which brings unique cooling properties to jeans, activewear, socks and other apparel categories while delivering environmental benefits.
Jun 23, 2020
The COVID-19 outbreak has transformed our daily lives, virtually overnight, from the way we work, study and socialize with friends.
As the pandemic slows, most things will gradually return to something close to normal. However, some will remain different … such as the way people think about everyday fashion items like shirts.
Jun 09, 2020
Leading global wool spinner, Südwolle Group and The LYCRA Company have partnered to bring the next level of sustainability and unique performance into the wool market with a ground-breaking new cationic dyeable COOLMAX® EcoMade long staple GRS certified yarn.
Jun 25, 2019
We recently interviewed Jeffi Girgenti, the entrepreneur behind FOOT HUGGIES brand, to learn how she developed her line of tall boot socks designed for equestrians. Jeffi runs her sock business from Southern California, where she has been a manicurist for 34 years and nail salon owner for 20 years. Her 100% Made in the USA socks are manufactured using COOLMAX® technology and LYCRA® fiber, and can be found on the feet of everyone from Pony Club riders (just learning horsemanship) to Olympic champions!
Jun 04, 2019
Known as India’s fashion hub, fbb turned to The LYCRA Company to help it develop an in-store promotion for its new line of men’s shirts by Buffalo brand, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Featuring COOLMAX® technology and suitable for any occasion, “Checks Shirts” are perfect for hot, humid summers in India. Available in 10 colorways, the stylish new range is engineered to keep the wearer cool, dry and comfortable.
Jul 24, 2018
We recently interviewed Florida-based designer and entrepreneur Natalie Sudit about SHASHI cool feet grip socks, and how her passion for dance led to her successful business. SHASHI offers a range of fun and attractive socks for women (and men) that are made with LYCRA® fiber for lasting comfort and fit, COOLMAX® technology to keep feet cool and dry, and feature slip-resistant grips on their soles for traction and stability.
May 21, 2018
An exciting co-branded campaign promoting socks made with COOLMAX® technology launches today and will run for six weeks in the AMAZON UK ecosystem. The goal of the promotion is to raise consumer awareness of COOLMAX® technology benefits, as well as increase sales through for brands that have adopted the technology. This unprecedented level of marketing support is one of the key ways COOLMAX® brand adds value to collections and drives business growth for its valued customers.