Polartec has been using the Alpha synthetic fill for years now but this winter it will be all about the Direct, a variant of the Alpha that doesn’t need a face or liner fabric.
Polartec, the fabric and insulation specialist, has been producing some innovating products over the past few years. With some of the best in class synthetic insulation and waterproof fabrics, Fall Winter 2014 will be an interesting season for gear.
Polartec announced in a recent press release its battle against Pontetorto and its German distributor Christian Weichert, Internationale Textilvertretungen GmbH for patent infringement.
Polartec have been teasing their new Alpha insulation all around the outdoor shows and it is finally arriving on the shelves. You can already get your hands on some of the new stuff using it, with more to come.
Mammut has two new pieces of kit for this summer to show: the Atacazo t-shirt and the Ultimate Light Jacket.
Polartec announced yesterday in a press release their new Alpha synthetic insulation which should start appearing in consumer products early next year.
Polartec is continuing its commitment to responsible development and eco-engineered products. After the introduction of the REPREVE 100 yarn, made out of 100% recycled clear plastic bottles, Polartec and Unifi are teaming up again to expand the REPREVE brand.