Premium NILIT® Yarns Boost Performance and Environmental Friendliness
Migdal HaEmek, Israel and Thum, Germany – April 14th , 2010
of thoni mara® running wear
– NILIT Ltd., a leading manufacturer of nylon 6.6 fibers and engineering thermoplastics compounds, and thoni mara, a brand of leading sportswear maker Nautilus, today announced that thoni mara® ’s GREEN FEE® runners’ shirts collection contains the premium NILIT yarn EcoCare and the premium collection the NILIT yarn Aquarius.
NILIT® EcoCare and yarns are key components of the fabric created especially for the Green Fee shirts, which are designed for superior performance and comfort while being kind to the environment. NILIT EcoCare is a high-quality yarn made of recycled polymer that provides excellent color depth and uniform dye-ability. NILIT Aquarius is a high-performance yarn engineered to wick away moisture.
The unique properties of these NILIT yarns, combined with thoni mara environmentally friendly and fair Green Fee manufacturing processes, create outstanding runners’ shirts that are highly functional and fashionable as well as fair and sustainable.
“NILIT EcoCare has proven to be ideal yarns for thoni mara Green Fee runners’ shirts,” said Christian Schwab (CEO). “We have exacting standards for every aspect of our products and these NILIT yarns fully meet our requirements for color, durability, moisture management and environmental friendliness.”
The premium collection with NILIT Aquarius was recently named as a finalist in the prestigious Brand New Awards at the ISPO sports show, held in February. The collection garnered a great deal of attention at the show with visitors interested in its unique combination of high-performance and sustainable production.
Mr.Gilad Frenkel, Marketing and Sales Manager at NILIT commented: “We are proud to have contributed to thoni mara’s success at the ISPO show, in the Brand New Awards and, most importantly, in the market place.”