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Dec 02, 2014, 09:00 ET

Draft Sequence of a Diploid A-Genome Cotton Generated & Released to Public by Texas Tech University, Bayer CropScience, and the National Center for Genome Resources

A significant accomplishment  has been made in the sequencing of the cotton genome by a Texas Tech research team in collaboration with Bayer...

Nov 10, 2014, 11:56 ET
Guinness World Record Presentation at Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show Sets Guinness World Record For "Longest Fashion Show"

 Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show, a fashion fete presented by Cotton Incorporated in partnership with PEOPLE magazine was held this weekend...

Nov 03, 2014, 13:05 ET
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J.Crew Brands Extend Partnership with Blue Jeans Go Green(TM)

J.Crew brands has announced their continued participation in a fall denim drive in partnership with Cotton Incorporated's Blue Jeans Go...

Nov 03, 2014, 09:49 ET
Fashion Icon Olivia Palermo Joins Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show (PRNewsFoto/Cotton Incorporated)

Fashion Icon Olivia Palermo Joins Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

For the first time, Cotton Incorporated brings international style icon Olivia Palermo on board for its 24 Hour Runway Show. Olivia will join the...

Nov 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
Music Sensation Jason Derulo to Perform at Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Jason Derulo Kicks Off Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Multi-platinum recording artist and international Pop superstar Jason Derulo will perform his top singles LIVE at Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show....

Oct 08, 2014, 16:08 ET
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Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show Announces Celebrity Host Lineup: Giuliana and Bill Rancic, Jason Kennedy, and Michael Yo

Cotton Incorporated welcomes Giuliana and Bill Rancic's return to Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show. Hosting for the third time, the couple will be...

Aug 05, 2014, 10:30 ET

Smart Shopping: Parents Choose Cotton for Back-to-School

Smart parents are doing their homework going into the back-to-school (BTS) season this year, shopping online and choosing durable fabrics like...

Jul 30, 2014, 10:30 ET

Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show Returns to South Beach

 With long, luxurious beach days and a seemingly never-ending nightlife, it's no wonder South Beach will once again play host to Cotton's 24...

May 15, 2014, 16:40 ET

When Is A Blue Jean Not A Blue Jean?

On May 20, 1873, an American icon was born when Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis were given a patent for their copper rivet fasteners for denim...

Jan 07, 2014, 16:28 ET

Fresh Produce And Blue Jeans Go Green™ Collaborate For Bring In Your Blues Promotion

Denim Recycling Program Gets Retail Reach  Cotton Incorporated, the research and marketing company for cotton, and Fresh Produce, a...

Dec 20, 2013, 12:01 ET

Cotton LEADS™ Embraced By Global Textile Supply Chain

Companies Partner with Cotton LEADS™ to Recognize Responsible Production  Just two months after its launch, the Cotton LEADS™...

Oct 16, 2013, 18:01 ET

Cotton LEADS™ - Australia & The United States: Pioneers & Partners In Progress

Cotton Australia and Cotton Incorporated today announced a joint program to raise awareness of the responsible growing practices among cotton...

Sep 30, 2013, 12:00 ET

Cotton Or Nothing

STRIKING MANNEQUINS STRIKE A CHORD WITH CUSTOMER COMPLAINTS  Just as models began walking down the runways of New York Fashion Week at...

Sep 18, 2013, 15:01 ET

Celebs Clean Closets For A Cause - "The Great Denim Challenge" Celebrity Autograph Jeans Auction Aims for Millionth Piece of Denim

 Blue Jeans Go Green™ (formerly Cotton From Blue to Green™) today announced a unique auction designed to raise awareness about...

Aug 20, 2013, 09:28 ET

Defining Denim: MAGIC Panel Explores a Key Cotton Category

 As a part of Sourcing at MAGIC,  Cotton Incorporated will present an expert panel on successful denim strategies.  The seminar,...

May 17, 2013, 10:50 ET

Common Threads: 140 More Years of Authentic Cotton Blue Jeans

 On May 20, 1873, Levi Strauss and Jacob Davis received a patent for the use of copper rivet fasteners on denim trousers – and thus the...

May 15, 2013, 10:11 ET

Texas Tech Researchers Find Environmental Application For Low-Grade Cotton

 Research conducted at the Nonwovens and Advanced Materials Laboratory at The Institute of Environmental and Human Health (TIEHH) shows that...

Mar 01, 2013, 13:18 ET

Cotton Incorporated Gives Fashion Fans Across America Front Row Seat To Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Live webcast offers close-up look at the fashion, celebrity guests and other highlights; online and in-store shopping event offers discounts...

Feb 19, 2013, 14:26 ET

Cotton Incorporated Announces Host and Celebrity Appearances Scheduled for Upcoming Cotton's 24 Hour Runway Show

Bill Rancic and E!'s Giuliana Rancic to host again; Camilla Belle, Lauren Conrad, Michael Yo and Louise Roe Among Confirmed Event Participants...

Jan 17, 2013, 14:19 ET

2012 Cotton Biotechnology Award Recipients

Researchers of Cotton Genomic Map Recognized As part of the recent Plant and Animal Genomic Conference held in San Diego, Dr. Don Jones of...