Tokyo, Japan, September 10, 2015 --- Teijin Frontier Co., Ltd., the Teijin Group's fiber-product converting company, announced today that it will participate in Première Vision Paris, a major event for global fashion industry professionals held in Paris, from September 15 to 17.
Teijin Frontier’s booth, named TEIJINTEX by TEIJIN FRONTIER (stand: 6E26), will feature fabrics made from its next-generation materials SOLOTEX and DELTAPEAK, including a selected portfolio for Autumn/Winter 2016-17 that was developed using processing technologies from renowned fabric-producing districts in Japan. By proposing the application of its functional materials for a wide variety of fashions, Teijin Frontier aims to expand its business in Europe and improve awareness of its comfortable and fashionable materials.
The exhibit will include:
• SOLOTEX polytrimethylene terephthalate fiber, which is exceptionally soft, highly stretchable, shape-retaining and durable, and producing deep, vivid colors. The booth will present a wide range of hybrid products that blend SOLOTEX with other natural and synthetic fibers to add new textures and functions, making it appealing as an all-purpose fashion material. Since 37% of its components are bio-derived, SOLOTEX is also an environmentally friendly choice.
• DELTAPEAK, a next-generation polyester fabric that integrates physicality, functionality and quality to a high degree. In addition to softness, durability and elasticity, it offers ultraviolet protection and anti-transparency, as well as snag resistance due to its dense, flat-knit surface, making it an ideal material for use by global sports apparel manufacturers. The booth will present a wide variety of DELTAPEAK fabrics for fashion use, including knit fabric with textile-like appearance.
Première Vision Paris, held twice a year, is expecting 62,000 visitors and 1,915 participating companies from 55 countries for the upcoming event.
About the Teijin Group
Teijin (TSE: 3401) is a technology-driven global group offering advanced solutions in the areas of sustainable transportation, information and electronics, safety and protection, environment and energy, and healthcare. Its main fields of operation are high-performance fibers such as aramid, carbon fibers & composites, healthcare, films, resin & plastic processing, polyester fibers, products converting and IT. The group has some 150 companies and around 16,000 employees spread out over 20 countries worldwide. It posted consolidated sales of JPY786.2 billion (USD 6.6 billion) and total assets of JPY 823.7 billion (USD 6.9 billion) in the fiscal year ending March 31, 2015.
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