Textile Tuesday:
Cellulose 101 with Lenzing

Once each month, RE:SOURCE invites a sustainable textile vendor to present their materials, fibers and / or processes.

Join us for August’s Textile Tuesday with Lenzing in our new space in NYC’s Garment District.

Cannot make it in person? You can also book and join the Live Stream.

 

About the Workshop

Lenzing Group is a world leader in botanic wood – based fiber manufacturing, headquartered in Lenzing, Austria. Lenzing sets the global standard on quality and innovation for cellulose fibers. With over seventy years of fiber production, the success of Lenzing is based on its consistent commitment to its customers, innovation, technology and quality. Lenzing supplies the global textile and nonwovens industry with botanic cellulose fibers such as TENCEL® Lenzing Modal® Lenzing MicroModal® and Lenzing Viscose®.

Join Lenzing’s Manager of Business Development (Innerwear & Knitwear) Malvina Hoxha as she discusses her role and how Lenzing help support brands & retailers in the U.S. as well as their connections and collaborations with mills, spinners and weavers on a global scale.

About the Organiser

RE:SOURCE is the sustainable textile library and sourcing service wing of the Study NY Consultancy, focused on inspiring change through education initiatives and textile research.

Our team of experienced consultants at Study NY have in-depth knowledge of the fashion industry and how to seamlessly integrate sustainability initiatives into any size brand or business. We work with established designers, new start-ups and corporate clients to provide them with a general overview of sustainable manufacturing principles, with particular expertise in textiles and apparel production. Based on your needs, we can advise on specific sourcing requirements or provide a basic understanding of production for apparel and accessory development and production.

Some things we can help with:

  • Sourcing responsible fabrics and mills through our textile library
  • Life cycle thinking: a general overview or an assessment of your specific product(s)
  • Setting sustainability goals: inventory your sustainable strategies and how you can scale/add to them
  • Referrals to apparel manufacturers within our extensive database
  • Understanding how to produce locally and internationally.

Date and Time
Tuesday, August 6, 2019

4:00PM – 6PM EDT 

Location
FIT Collaborative
520 8th Avenue
Suite 1202
New York, NY 10018
United States