Fiber Science & Apparel Design

CIFFI Founding Members

ACE Style Business Services LLC, Green Brook, NJ
Consultants to intimate apparel industry; publishers of the Intimate Apparel Journal. 

Beijing Aimer Company Limited
Luxury lingerie and underwear firms combining eastern aesthetics and western fashion with innovation. The Aimer Ergonomics Laboratory, with Beijing Institute of Fashion Technology, conducts research on sizing and body dimensions of Asian females

Central Textiles (Hong Kong) Ltd.
Spinning, weaving, dyeing company interested in innovation and sustainability.

UMB Advanstar, formerly ENK International Trade Events, New York, NY
Producer of international trade shows incorporating nearly 10,000 design companies.

Five Elements Performance, a WINDS Group Co.
Product developer and manufacturing services provider of innovative performance athletic wear for popular brands.  

GNCO Company, Ltd, Seoul, South Korea
GNCO is a fashion brand and retailer focused on casual, moderate priced clothing for young men and women. Their brands include Thursday Island, TI for Men, Loudmut, and Eloq.

Golden Tecnologia, Brazil
Provider of dyes and finishes for the global textile industry, focusing on chemicals that save water, energy and time.

Hanes Brands Inc., Rural Hall, NC
Socially responsible manufacturer and marketer of basic apparel with a long history of innovation, product excellence, and brand recognition. 

HLC Linen Group, USA
The US branch of a vertical linen company with expertise in the development and production of linen and linen blend fabrics and garments for many major international brands. Their factories are in Jiaxing, Zhejiang Province, close to Shanghai.

L Industries Limited,  ePRO Development Limited, Hong Kong
Provider of manufacturing, sourcing, and distribution solutions to the global textile and apparel industries.

The New York Fashion & Retail Association, New York, NY.  A forum for young professionals associated with fashion to explore trends, opportunities and challenges.

Pendleton Woolen Mills, Pendleton, OR
Designer, producer, and retailer of fine woolen textiles, blankets, and garments sold internationally.

TAL Apparel Limited, Hong Kong
Manufacturer of quality garments for the world's leading brands with a focus on innovation for style, comfort, and functionality.  

Welspun Global Brands, Ltd.
Based in Mumbai, India, is a global vertically integrated textile manufacturer. They are the single largest supplier of home textiles to US retailers, and they are also a major supplier for the hospitality and health care markets.