Category archive: Press Releases

Burlington Introduces the CALIBRE™ Collection

Burlington Introduces the CALIBRE™ Collection

A contemporary blend of Merino wool and micro denier polyester Burlington is pleased to introduce the CALIBRE Collection of Merino wool blends and micro denier polyester fabrics featuring contemporary style and design.  The Calibre Collection brings luxury and performance together offering superior durability and lasting performance throughout the work week. The unique blend of 52/48…

Burlington Introduces the Attaché Collection of Easy-Care Merino Wool Fabrics

Burlington Introduces the Attaché Collection of Easy-Care Merino Wool Fabrics

March 12, 2015, Greensboro, NC – Burlington is pleased to introduce the Attaché Collection of easy to wear 100% Merino Wool performance fabrics.  The new Collection features fabrics with enhanced wrinkle-recovery, natural stretch and soil repellency.  Ideal for travel and every day wear, Attaché fabrics are styled for today’s working gentleman. “Attaché fabrics add a…

Burlington Expands Hendry Bishop Collection Featuring Merino FX and Performance Synthetics

Burlington Expands Hendry Bishop Collection Featuring Merino FX and Performance Synthetics

International Textile Group and Burlington Activewear are introducing the expanded Hendry Bishop Active collection featuring Burlington’s advanced performance synthetics, stretch nylons, and fabrics from its MERINO FX™ and Plaidology™ collections.   Hendry Bishop is a unique one stop lifestyle collection of fabrics designed for the modern active lifestyle. The complete collection can be seen at Burlington’s…

Burlington introduces a new Moisture Control System Technology, MCS® AC (Active Cooling).

Burlington introduces a new Moisture Control System Technology, MCS® AC (Active Cooling).

MCS® AC puts sweat to work. This new Burlington Labs technology attracts moisture molecules (sweat, rain, humidity) going from a person’s skin to the air, creating the experience of a lasting cool sensation. MCS AC can be applied to any of Burlington’s Active lifestyle fabrics. The technology can be seen at Burlington’s Outdoor Retailer booth…

Burlington Micromove™ Fabrics Offer Lightweight Breathability and Maximum Comfort

Burlington Micromove™ Fabrics Offer Lightweight Breathability and Maximum Comfort

Burlington to introduce its MICROMOVE™ collection of lifestyle activewear fabrics, constructed with Burlington’s advanced fiber and finish technologies for enhanced comfort and performance. The complete collection can be seen at Burlington’s Outdoor Retailer booth January 21 – 24 (Booth #MR150A).   The Micromove collection emulates the movement of the human body, allowing it to flex,…

SYTLESIGHT FALL/WINTER EDITOR’S PICKS

SYTLESIGHT FALL/WINTER EDITOR'S PICKS

Burlington’s M.C.S. Adaptive (moisture control system) range offers intelligent response to body and ambient temperatures; the warmer the fabric, the quicker the moisture-management function.   Click Here for full report.

Interview: Innovation backs Burlington’s 90 years in business

Interview: Innovation backs Burlington’s 90 years in business

Founded in 1923, North Carolina-based Burlington Industries has spent the last 90 years transforming itself into the world’s largest textile manufacturer. Here, president Jeff Peck talks to Michelle Russell about the secrets to the company’s success, the ongoing challenges facing the textile industry, and what the future is likely to hold.  Performance fabric maker Burlington Industries is a…

December 4, 2013, Burlington and Cone Denim Join Nanomanufacturing Innovation Consortium

December 4, 2013, Greensboro, NC – International Textile Group, Inc. (ITG) announced today that its Burlington and Cone Denim divisions have joined the Nanomanufacturing Innovation Consortium (NIC), a global leader in nanomanufacturing research. The NIC operates as a program of the Joint School of Nanoscience and Nanoengineering (JSNN), a collaboration between North Carolina Agricultural and…

07.23.2008 – BURLINGTON Worldwide launches Stylish, Trendy, Elegant Range of Worsted Suitings to enhance the Indian Ensemble

New Delhi, 23rd July 2008: BURLINGTON Worldwide, the leading full service textile solution organization, globally offering a true vertical product cycle chain infused with exclusive technologies, has made its way in to the Indian Market with the launch of its finest premium suitings and exquisite new product line today. The event saw Mr. Joseph L….

06.11.2013 – Burlington Wins $160 Million in Military Contracts

Burlington Wins $160 Million in Military Contracts for Dress Uniform Fabrics Unique domestic manufacturing capabilities provide Armed Services with technically advanced textiles GREENSBORO, NC, June 11, 2013 — BurlingtonIndustries LLC, a division of International Textile Group (ITG),, announced today it has been awarded two contracts totaling a maximum of $160M by the Defense Logistics Agency…

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