HeiQ and The Lycra Company, have entered into a broad-based collaboration across multiple technology and brand platforms to bring more innovative, quality-enhancing and sustainable textile technologies to consumers worldwide.
Building on exploratory discussions that started in early 2019, HeiQ Materials AG, Zurich/Switzerland, and The Lycra Company, Wilmington, DE/USA, have elected to leverage their shared philosophies and strengths in textile science and global marketing to drive innovation platforms into textile markets.
The companies envision consumer-branded innovations in the stretch, thermoregulation, freshness and sustainability market spaces. Together, HeiQ and The Lycra Company bring high expertise across the global textile value-chain of yarn processors, fabric mills, garment producers, brands and retailers and demonstrate a commitment to sustainable, consumer-driven innovations, delivered through partnerships.
The Lycra Company is a consumer-recognized leader in branded fibers and fabrics addressing the stretch, warming and cooling market spaces, HeiQ is a renowned innovator in finished-based innovations addressing freshness, sustainability, smart temperature management, antiviral, dryness, and many other market spaces.