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2011-05-19 07:30:00

Happy 138th, Blue Jeans! NEW YORK, May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Blue jeans, the ubiquitous cotton denim trouser, is 138-years-young today. On May 20, 1873, Levi Strauss and Nevada tailor Jacob Davis were granted U.S. Patent Number 139,121 for their use of rivets to add strength to denim workpants. Over a century later, blue jeans continue to rivet consumers and designers around the world. Today, U.S. consumers own an average of 7 pairs of denim jeans, according the Cotton...

2011-05-17 10:29:00

NEW YORK, May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- PUMA Golf and Cotton Incorporated have partnered to create a series of PUMA Golf performance shirts featuring TransDRY(TM) technology, a moisture management system that wicks away moisture and spreads it for faster drying and less cling to the body. Rickie Fowler sported one of the new styles, the Golf TransDRY(TM) 18 Hole Polo, during his Thursday round at The Players Championship® in Florida last week. See video from PUMA Golf and...

2011-05-03 19:14:00

NEW YORK, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International film actress and fashion icon Kate Bosworth lends her talents to the latest commercial in "The Fabric Of My Life" television campaign from Cotton Incorporated. The commercial features a new version of the familiar tune, with spare orchestration to heighten the ethereal mood of the visuals. Featuring cotton fashions by well-known designers such as Prada, Rodarte and Nina Ricci, the spot showcases the use of cotton in high fashion apparel,...

2010-11-18 11:39:00

Cotton Incorporated and Bonded Logic help communities receive green insulation NEW YORK, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cotton Incorporated and Bonded Logic Inc. are teaming up to help community projects go green. The two organizations recently announced a grant program to provide UltraTouch(TM) Denim Insulation to groups developing community-based green buildings. The grant program is part of Cotton. From Blue to Green.® and will provide grants of R-13, R-19,...

2010-11-08 09:00:00

Jesse Thorn, Host of NPI's The Sound of Young America, Is Keynote Speaker NEW YORK, Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Corduroy Appreciation Club will honor corde du roi, the "fabric of kings," and the devotees who wear it on 11/11, the date being most graphically representative of the parallel lines of corduroy. This year's Grand Meeting will be held at the General Society of Mechanics and Tradesmen in New York. The Corduroy Appreciation Club (CAC), a social club for people...

2010-10-26 11:34:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cotton has long been "the fabric of our lives," but seven organizations have developed new and innovative uses for the plant that evolved cotton's role beyond fabric, alone. A series of new film clips on the Cotton Today Web site present the innovators and the fruits of their creativity: Natural cotton fiber insulation from recycled denim (Bonded Logic); Edible cottonseed as a high-protein food source (Texas AgriLife Research); Cotton booms...

2010-10-07 08:57:00

DEARBORN, Mich., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Carhartt, a global manufacturer of premium work wear, is donating 6,000 pair of retired jeans to the University of Kentucky Merchandising, Apparel and Textiles Club (MAT Club) for their COTTON. FROM BLUE TO GREEN. denim drive. The denim will be repurposed by Bonded Logic Inc. into UltraTouch(TM) Natural Cotton Fiber Insulation and provided to communities in need of building assistance. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100831/DE56697LOGO...

2010-10-06 08:34:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Gap is encouraging shoppers to gather their old jeans and bring them to a local Gap store where they can do some good and get a new pair of 1969 jeans at a special discount just in time for fall. Today through October 20, Gap and Cotton Incorporated are teaming up to collect old denim, which will be given a "new life" by being converted into UltraTouch(TM) Denim Insulation by Bonded Logic Inc., and donated to communities in need. Shoppers can recycle...

2010-09-22 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Amgen and Pfizer today announced the launch of "Psophisticated Style: A Guide to Everyday Style and Psoriasis(TM)," an online resource, providing a wealth of style advice specifically for people with psoriasis. Hosted by Tim Gunn, mentor to the designers on TV's "Project Runway" and chief creative officer of Liz Claiborne, Inc. and dermatologist Susan C. Taylor, M.D., the style guide includes five videos, which illustrate various style issues for...

2010-03-04 07:00:00

Gap Invites Customers to "Recycle Your Blues" and Get 30% off New Gap Denim Just in Time for Spring NEW YORK, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cotton Incorporated announced today that it will be working with Gap to launch the COTTON. FROM BLUE TO GREEN.® denim drive in about 1,000 Gap stores across North America and Puerto Rico. Beginning March 5 through March 14, consumers across the country can donate old denim at their local Gap, which will then be given a "new life"...


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