DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2018--The "Performance Apparel Markets: Business Update, 2018" report from Textiles Intelligence Ltd. has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

This report provides information, analysis and valuable insight into developments relating to the performance apparel industry in the following categories: acquisitions, divestments and mergers; corporate strategy; investments; and joint ventures, cooperation, licensing and distribution.

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SUMMARY

ACQUISITIONS, DIVESTMENTS AND MERGERS

Helly Hansen has acquired the sailing and equestrian sports apparel brand Musto

Invista has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Apparel & Advanced Textiles business to Shandong Ruyi

VF Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Icebreaker

Wolverine Worldwide has sold the assets associated with its United States Department of Defense (DoD) contract business

CORPORATE STRATEGY

Mount Vernon FR has announced that its fabrics are available for purchase in several new markets worldwide

INVESTMENTS

Myant has committed to investing C$100 mn in an advanced manufacturing supercluster

PrimaLoft has successfully recapitalised its business as part of its strategy for growth

JOINT VENTURES, COOPERATION, LICENSING AND DISTRIBUTION

2XU has entered into a joint venture with GXG in order to open physical retail stores in China

Microban International has entered into a distribution partnership with Tanatex Chemicals

NEW FACILITIES

Kraig Biocraft Laboratories has opened a new research and production centre in Michigan, USA

Companies Mentioned

2XU Gill Mix Green (GXG) Helly Hansen Icebreaker Invista Kraig Biocraft Laboratories Microban International Mount Vernon FR Musto Myant Original Footwear PrimaLoft Shandong Ruyi Tanatex Chemicals VF Corporation Wolverine Worldwide

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