Quantcast
Last updated on April 24, 2014 at 17:35 EDT

Latest Wool Stories

2013-07-23 08:28:17

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION, Vt., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ibex Outdoor Clothing, manufacturer of premium technical Merino wool apparel and accessories, appoints Ted Manning as the company's new CEO, effectively immediately. An outdoor industry veteran and a longtime New England resident, Manning joins Ibex after an 18-year career with Eastern Mountain Sports (EMS) where he most recently served as Executive Vice President. Manning began his career on the sales floor at EMS in 1989...

2013-06-19 12:22:07

MILTON, Ontario, June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ROXUL Inc, the largest manufacturer of stone wool insulation products in North America, is pleased to announce their strategic partnership with Sika(®) Sarnafil®, the leading global manufacturer of thermoplastic (PVC) roofing membrane, which will introduce new and innovative roofing systems to the North American market. Sika Sarnafil roof systems that incorporate ROXUL(®) stone wool insulation, provide superior thermal performance,...

2013-06-11 23:18:16

SWEAT IT OUT® is now offering customers flame resistant and moisture controlled performance wear. (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 SWEAT IT OUT® has become an industry leading supplier of athletic sportswear in the greater Philadelphia area. SWEAT IT OUT® has handled the requests of various professional sports teams and college athletic programs. In fact, the Philadelphia Eagles have been a customer of SWEAT IT OUT®. Whether an athlete is in need of compression tops, wicking shorts, or...

2013-05-19 23:00:26

New Zealand was fortunate to have a long, hot, dry Summer but all good things must come to an end and, as a May cold snap settles in, Ecowool are geared up to help keep Kiwis keep warm this Winter. (PRWEB) May 20, 2013 Winter has been a long time coming with the extended 2013 New Zealand Summer season, but the cold snap being experienced at the start of May sees the temperatures dipping, the fireplaces ignited and Kiwis country wide dressing up in warm Winter woolens. One of the most...

2013-05-13 12:31:56

DALLAS, May 13, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- MarketReportsOnline.com announces addition of new market research reports on textile and clothing industries by Textiles Intelligence. These textile market reports cover information, data and analysis for Trends in US Textile and Clothing Imports, April 2013 edition, World Textile and Apparel Trade and Production Trends: the EU, April 2013 edition, Prospects for the Textile and Clothing Industry in Cambodia, Costs of Spinning, Texturing, Weaving and...

2013-04-12 08:24:01

Woolmark Gold, the highest accreditation from The Woolmark Company, represents the finest yarns and fabrics made from extra fine Australian Merino Wool. The latest Woolmark Gold China marketing campaign featured a limited edition Woolmark Gold scarf from Johnstons of Elgin. SYDNEY, April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Woolmark Gold China marketing campaign incorporated traditional, digital media placements and consumer engagement that included print advertising, social media...

2013-03-22 08:25:47

LEXINGTON, Ky., March 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kentucky Alpaca Association will hold its annual Kentucky Classic Alpaca Show, April 13-14, at the Fasig-Tipton Auction Complex located at 2400 Newtown Pike in Lexington. Show hours are Saturday, April 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 14 from 8:30 a.m. until noon. Hundreds of beautiful alpacas will compete to determine the finest fleece and physical conformation. Photography buffs will delight in the opportunity to...

2013-03-13 08:35:51

LEXINGTON, Ky., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Kentucky Alpaca Association (KAA) is pleased to announce the 13(th) Annual Kentucky Classic Alpaca Show held April 13-14 at the Fasig-Tipton Auction Complex located at 2400 Newtown Pike in Lexington. The show is open to the public from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, April 13 and Sunday, April 14 from 8:30 a.m. until the completion of show classes mid-afternoon. The public and press are invited to attend the show, which is free to everyone....

2013-02-16 23:02:14

The carpet industry is one of the industries that was regulated the most in recent years due to new laws limiting the use of various chemicals and bonding agents. One Clean Planet is setting the bar even higher with its bio-degradable hemp and wool carpets. Santa Monica, CA (PRWEB) February 16, 2013 It wasn´t so long ago when the smell of a new carpet was something to look forward to, but now that new smell is a clear sign of unhealthy and potentially hazardous chemicals. One Clean...

2012-12-12 16:26:08

WOOLRICH, Pa., Dec. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Woolrich, the Original Outdoor Clothing Company, today unveils "WoolrichUSA.com," a digital storybook and catalog that weaves together 182 years of manufacturing history with its 2012 collection of made-in-the-USA wool blankets. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121212/NE28897 ) WoolrichUSA.com blends vibrant imagery, intriguing company lore, and the ability to "buy now" for every blanket style into a modern flipbook format. "As the...


Latest Wool Reference Libraries

Alpaca, Vicugna pacos
2012-10-27 17:12:26

The alpaca (Vicugna pacos) is a South American camelid that is similar in appearance to the llama. Its range includes the Andes Mountains, in areas of Ecuador, northern Bolivia and Chile, and southern Peru. It is a domesticated animal that is kept in herds in flat, grassy areas at altitudes of up to 16,000 feet. For many years there was confusion concerning the classification of the four species of South American lamoids, including the alpaca. Until 2001, it was accepted that this species...

More Articles (1 articles) »