Textile Talks Explores the Field of Fibers and Fabrics

Coordinated by Lenzing Innovation, the educational seminar series at Texworld USA is back again to address current trend, sourcing, innovation, and sustainability topics in the market. This international business platform offers a wide product range covering the entire fabric spectrum. From casual to function fabrics, sophisticated knits to intricate laces, season-to-season attendees discover textiles of innovative structures, material mixes, and surprising color palettes.



Developed by Tricia Carey, Director of Business Development at Lenzing Fibers and, whose global sourcing experience assists brands and retailers in evaluating supply chains, this seasons seminar will feature a new platform to exchange ideas. Textile Talks which are to be held on the show floor, are brand new casual discussions added to the circuit and led by industry experts in the field of fibers and fabrics. “We wanted to bring the seminar experience closer to buyers and exhibitors for education and connection”, says Carey. Featuring speakers from the Better Cotton Initiative, World Textile Information Network, and Textile Insight publication, discussions will focus on global supply chain engagement, and sustainability related issues for the textile supply chain.


Integrated and web connected systems make customers the creators of their own apparel these days, creating a paradigm shift in production and supply. Among many other things, Textile Talks aims to bring light and knowledge to consumers and manufacturers alike to educate all on growth opportunities before powerful technology companies move to occupy the space. Sure to be a crowd favorite, Textile Talks is a must-see for anyone interested in trends, sustainability, and new fiber development, as well as a salvation for small brands just getting started on the road to building an apparel empire.