perPETual Global were acknowledged in a recent article posted by the World Economic Forum following the annual Davos Summit, where many current world issues including climate change and circular economy solutions were discussed by world leaders and influencers alike.
It was stated that perPETual is one of the leading technological innovators driving change in the way in which we approach the growing single-use plastics problem with technological and sustainable solutions. Using our patented process we continue to strive towards a sustainable future together with our partners.
Read the full article here – https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2019/01/plastic-might-just-be-the-solution-to-its-own-problem/
perPETual were highlighted in a recent vogue article which displayed Julianne Moore wearing a simple, elegant dress made from only perPETual sustainable filament yarn. Moore wore the dress specially for the recent Green-Carpet Fashion awards 2018, designed by Salvatore Ferragamo, an Italian designer fashion brand known for creating luxury products. The dress itself (pictured above) proves that using a high-quality material or fabric allows for a dress to stand out, be elegant and beautiful. The fabric quality allowed a more simplistic design to be used.
To read the full article visit – https://www.vogue.co.uk/article/green-carpet-fashion-awards-2018-sustainable-dresses
One of perPETual’s founders and the CEO of the company Dr. Vivek Tandon was recently interviewed by the Indian Textile Journal. This opportunity was used to express perPETual’s history so far, recent performance, various brand partners and what perPETual see as the future of PET conversion.
To read the full article visit – http://www.indiantextilejournal.com/News.aspx?nId=QsiQSB2aricikvXOGWQ0+w==&NewsType=A-perPETual-devotion-to-converting-PET-bottles-to-filament-yarn-India-Sector
Fibre2Fashion highlighted perPETual in a recent article questioning one of our founders and CEO of the company Dr. Vivek Tandon. Covered topics included Dr. Tandon’s insight into the RPET industry as a whole, how perPETual are positioned in todays RPET industry and what the current growth trajectory of the company is.
Read the full article at –https://www.fibre2fashion.com/interviews/face2face/perpetual-global-technologies/dr-vivek-tandon/11957-1/.
Global sporting goods retailer recently made public their intentions to significantly reduce their polyester impact, one of a number of sustainability goals announced by the company. By the end of 2021, all textile products sold by Decathlon in France are due to be made from 100% more sustainable polyester. As a supply partner of Decathlon, we are incredibly pleased to see the progression of their sustainability and look forward to seeing them meet these goals in the near future.
To read the full article visit – https://www.just-style.com/news/decathlon-to-significantly-reduce-its-polyester-impact_id134036.aspx
One of the world’s largest clothing and apparel brands and second largest sportswear brand, adidas recently announced their intentions to commit to only using recycled polyester (made from used plastic bottles) in their clothing by the year 2024.
The news comes with no little surprise as brands push to become more sustainable in light of recent developments in the awareness of ocean plastic pollution highlighted in documentaries such as Sir David Attenborough’s Blue Planet 2. As long term suppliers of adidas we are incredibly pleased with the news and look forward to seeing them progress to becoming increasingly more sustainable, particularly through their polyester garments.
To read the full article visit – https://www.ft.com/content/73ca70d8-84e1-11e8-96dd-fa565ec55929
perPETual is pleased to announce that it is working with Tec-Fun as its exclusive agent in Portugal. Tec-Fun is a business that imports, exports and represents as an agent of trade in yarn and other textiles, clothing, footwear, leather goods, as well as other fashion articles and accessories. Located in the Barcelos region of Braga, Tec-fun works in conjunction with Filnext (a local textile wholesaler that specialises in the importing and exporting of textile goods) to meet any customer demands on short notice.
Leonor Carvalho, CEO, Tec-Fun – “I have been working with perPETual and their subsidiary, Polygenta, for over 12 months and am pleased to have been given the opportunity to be their exclusive agent in Portugal. I have also partnered on several opportunities with Filnext over the past ten years. At present we have been successfully selling perPETual’s products in Portugal for the past year and customers have been pleased with the quality, the service level and the price. The addition of Filnext as a partner will enable us to have local storage and distribution for quicker delivery. We look forward to growing the business in 2018.”
Tecfun Lda – https://www.facebook.com/tecfun.lda
Leonor Carvalho – https://pt.linkedin.com/in/leonor-carvalho-6b8ab537