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Innovation Week

Visions of Tomorrow

At Coats, we had a week-long celebration of innovation to see what the future holds.

Our senior innovators from our three pioneering Innovation Hubs in China, Turkey and the USA helped to identify and look at potiential solutions for the problems of tomorrow, together.

We’re championing materials for a new era, evolving to protect the people who protect us and keeping everyone connected in a radically sustainable way.

Innovation Sustainability

Topics of Conversation

The future of sustainable textiles: Thinking outside the box
Tuesday 28th September

Werner Maass, Head of Innovation in China, talked about sustainability in Apparel and Footwear. From soyabeans  to pineapple powered yarns, he shared some sustainability secrets.

Winning the super-shoe race
Wednesday 29th September

Our Innovation team in Turkey discussed the composite revolution and how Coats is helping to produce lighter, faster, performance enhancing sports and outdoor shoes.

Protecting the front line
Thursday 30th September

Our Personal Protection team from the USA told us how far they’ll go to help protect the people doing some of the world’s most dangerous and hazardous jobs.

Meet the Speakers

Cable reels

Coats Gotex Telecom Solutions

Watch our new video below to learn more about Coats and Gotex innovative products and solutions for the cable industry.

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Epic EcoVerde Green

Sustainable Products

Coats has a wide range of innovative sustainable and eco-friendly sewing threads, yarns, zips and trims.

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Glow in the dark trainers

CoatsKnit

Based on a commitment to innovation, Coats have developed CoatsKnit, a range of engineered yarns for footwear.

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Face mask sewing thread

Coats Protect

With the Protect Range you can achieve enhanced protection from Coats ProtectV powered by Heiq Viroblock, Coats Protect+ which is an inherent anti-microbial solution, or Coats Protect which is an anti-microbial.

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